• Solution Architect

    Location : Country (Full Name) Switzerland
    Location : City
    Zurich
    Type
    Regular Full-Time
  • Mission

    At R3PI, Solera’s R&D Team, we are a group of dedicated and disruptive innovators who are committed to building the future of Solera. We wake up every day hating what we did yesterday, so that we can do it different today and change the world around us. We operate like a greenfield startup environment and build our software incrementally, iteratively, and continuously (agile, kanban). Our playground consists of connected car, mobile apps, 3D, AR, image analytics, data science and things that don’t even exist... yet.

     

    We pride ourselves on being uncommon. We seek individuals who are prepared to push and challenge themselves each day to do it right, better and different. You want to work in a collaborative team environment where accountability is demanding and rewarding. 

     

    We are seeking high-energy, versatile, and uncommon innovators who possess both the development skills and business acumen to operate at a hyper-fast and accurate speed. Our rapid innovation team is responsible for using the latest, cutting edge technologies to combine any and all global data, software, and services to create innovative concepts and solutions that will help our customers gain a competitive edge in the digital world.

    Position 80s

    How You'd Kick Ass:

    • Expert Software Engineer & Architect: You have a deep understanding of software architecture and software engineering and have a proven track record of successfully delivering large scale solutions. You’re always up to date with current trends and technologies. You are an expert in high level architectural patterns which enables you to design solid and scalable microservice based ecosystems.
    • Glue Between Business & Development: Talking DDD is your daily bread and butter. You have strong experience in transforming business ideas in a concrete, well documented architectural model. Identifying gaps and giving high level feedback on technical feasibility is part of your everyday work with business.
    • Strong Technical Partner for our Customers: You love to deep-dive into our customer’s architecture to find the perfect fit to integrate them into our ecosystem. Therefore, you are able to navigate in a complex environment always keeping a clear sense of direction to develop the new integrated solution architecture. You are born communicator and connector of loose ends.

    Qualifications

    Requirements:

    • 3+ years of recent experience being a solution architect or architect with strong business background in a highly connected, enterprise b2b environment
    • 3+ years Hands on experience with both front end (web, mobile) and back end development.
    • Expert understanding of modern software development paradigms and design patterns
    • Strong skills in both written and spoken communication
    • Expert in writing structured documentation & specifications
    • Experience working on B2B and B2C solutions
    • Experience working with large scale Microservices architecture
    • API development experience
    • Experience with a cloud based infrastructure (like AWS, GCP, Azure, CloudFoundry)
    • Experience with relational databases (MySQL, PostgreSQL…) and document databases (MongoDB, CouchDB…)
    • Experience building software using agile methodology in combination with DDD, TDD, BDD and XP practices
    • Eligibility to work in Switzerland 

     

    Mindset:

    • Passionate: you are proud of what you do and only accept the best from yourself and your team
    • Get it done mentality: Efficient and accurate even under pressure, flexible to adjust
    • Take on responsibility: Pro-active, ready to help out where needed
    • Be accurate and deliver quality, have a roll up sleeves attitude
    • Excellent collaborative team player with communication skills to match
    • Adaptable and flexible meet demands. You are relentless and passionate to get the job done
    • Action-oriented – this is a self-contained collaborative team driven by challenging targets but
    • presented with exciting problems to solve
    • Demonstrated pro-activity in capitalizing on opportunities and resolving issues
    • Intellectually curious - prepared to challenge and be challenged
    • Constantly strive to learn new technologies and look for ways to stay up to date in this rapidly changing industry
    • Flexibility to travel if required

     

    Benefits:

    • Startup-like environment, international team collaborating across Zurich, Dallas
    • No MBA or academic egos; this is a meritocracy where you prove your worth by doing cool stuff -daily
    • Work with leading technologists of their fields, opportunities to learn and grow every day 
    • Access to the tools and technologies you choose to get the job done 
    • Cool office located next to Bellevue at Lake Zurich: a former garage including gym, shower, foosball, free drinks and snacks…

     

    ABOUT SOLERA

     

    Solera was founded in 2005, it now operates in 78 countries with over 195k customers. With over 40 acquisitions since being founded Solera has in excess of 5,500 associates that are committed to delivering excellence that further Solera’s position as a global leader in data & software for automotive, home ownership and digital identity management.in its market segments. 

     

    Solera’s founder, Chairman and CEO, Tony Aquila, is recognized as a visionary innovator. He was named national Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year, the world’s most prestigious business award for entrepreneurs. Learn more at www.solerainc.com. Also view how our uncommon culture translates into uncommon giving through our Lift to Life Program at https://vimeo.com/82390735. 

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