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Principal Software Architect (m/f/d) 


Recruiter for this position: Alina Goldemer 
Hiring Manager for this position: Eicke Bücking
Division: Platform & Architecture 


Your tasks:

  • Daily doing: You will work highly engaged with a dedicated platform engineering team, solution designers and technical leads on global level to enforce adoption of common platform services and drive synergies across the product portfolio. You’ll support engineering teams to define the product-wise technological and architectural journey, contributing to the target state of Serrala’s platform. 
  • Hands-on mentality: You’ll provide architectural and design leadership with deep-rooted programming experience and with this drive excellence in security, technical documentation, API & service design and coding guidelines. You will foster collaboration on architectural challenges across teams and ensure the resulting architecture roadmap is clearly communicated across all functions.
  • Strategy: Lead & influence technical & non-technical audiences across organizational ladder, product lines and geographies. You will help make Serrala a recognized brand in cloud development by representing us at conferences and releasing relevant publications.


Your profile:

  • Solid background: You have a degree in the field of  computer science, engineering or natural sciences or a comparable training as an IT specialist and relevant work experience.
  • Professional experience: You have more than 10 years professional experience in application development (preferably financial) in the software industry with strong expertise in cloud solutions and more than 4 years of experience in Software Architecture related positions? Great!

           You have experience and deep technical hands-on expertise for the technologies in scope, especially 
           o    Cloud-native development using languages like Java, .Net, Go, Typescript,
           o    Virtualization using OCI Container, Kubernetes, serverless functions,
           o    Databases like Mongo, PostgreSQL, Oracle, InfluxDB, Redis,
           o    State-of-the-art CI/CD approaches using technologies like Jenkins, Gitlab, Github Actions, ArgoCD,
           o    AWS, Google Cloud or Azure (preferred).

  • Communication: You are an excellent communicator with English language skills who can inspire others, have deep customer empathy and ability to quickly translate learnings into solid, scalable architecture? Perfect Match!


It’s time to become a Serralian…

Do you look forward to taking on exciting challenges in an expanding and innovative environment? We continuously improve the way we work, including modern and flexible working conditions, professional development as part of our LearnLab, joint team events such as monthly lunches, after work events, and the Serralian Base Camp. And yes, we also promote sports activities and provide organic fruit and refreshing beverages.

Next steps: Apply quickly and easily with your CV via our recruiting tool.

Pro-Tip: Skip the cover letter and pitch us in 3 sentences why exactly you are the perfect match for our team!

Your HR Contact for this position is: Alina Goldemer 

This role is based in: Hamburg 


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We Are Serrala. We have grown from a small family-owned business into an ambitious, global FinTech with 30+ years of experience. We are hungry to evolve, reinvent ourselves and grow - standing still is not an option.

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