Technology Architect

Job description

Are you interested in new technologies? Do you like complicated challenges? Are you looking for a next step in your career? The role of Technology Architect at Realworks might be a nice challenge for you!

Our Technology team is specialized in complicated technical challenges in regard to backend development. Your main focus will be the implementation of new technologies and sharing them to the rest of the company. At the moment we are working on Kubernetes and OpenID, so we can connect our services. As we are planning to set up an API Platform for our microservices you will be helping our API team as well.

Job duties and responsibilities

  • The introduction of innovative technologies;
  • You are the expert for software architecture;
  • The organization of knowledge sharing activities;
  • It would be great when you sign up to be a scrummaster.

Your team:

You will work closely together in an agile team with the three senior software developers. We would like you to take ownership by collaborating with users and stakeholders where required and come up with the best solution. This team is looking for an independent but collaborative colleague, who does not shy away from pro-activity to help other team members.

Job requirements

We are looking for someone with:

  • Experience with Java (our teams are working with JAVA 11);
  • Experience with the whole deployment pipeline (Jenkins, Docker/Kubernetes and Gradle);
  • You have a broad technological knowledge (for example Kafka, Spring Boot and AWS);
  • You are independent, curious and are willing to learn new technologies;
  • Experience with frontend technologies like Javascript an React is a nice to have;
  • Experience with scrum and Agile;
  • Good knowledge of the English language and willing to learn Dutch.

What we offer:

At Realworks we offer a lot of space for your own initiatives and personal development. We are located in a nice office in the city center of Amsterdam, easy to reach by public transportation and car. Together with 75 colleagues we work in small teams, which gives you a lot of responsibility.

When you apply and join us, we offer you:

  • An excellent salary and 25 vacation days;
  • Good pension plan;
  • Flexible working hours;
  • We arrange a complete workplace at your home, Corona proof;
  • A laptop of your choice;
  • Fun! Activities like Bootcamp and Friday drinks;
  • An informal working atmosphere with young, enthusiastic colleagues;
  • Twice a year a hackathon;
  • A free fresh lunch every day (when you work at the office);
  • The possibility of following courses, conferences and training.


How does our process look like?

  1. You apply by clicking our application button;
  2. Telephone screening by the Recruiter;
  3. 1st interview;
  4. A technical test;
  5. 2nd interview;
  6. Offer!

For 2021 Realworks has promising plans and therefore we are growing, currently we have three vacancies supporting this growth: fullstack, back-end and a Java oriented developer. Curious about the other vacancies? Check our career page or ask our recruiter.


More information?

Contact our recruiter Caroline Kiela at 06-18236762 or via recruitment@realworks.nl