Kapsch TrafficCom AG

Senior Architect (m/f)

Location: Vienna

The Kapsch Group is one of the most successful technology companies in Austria, with global importance in the future markets of Intelligent Traffic Systems, Railway und Carrier Telecommunications Solutions and Information & Communication Technologies. Kapsch TrafficCom develops groundbreaking solutions in the area of Intelligent Transportation Systems – from the design and installation of systems to the operation of the solutions. We don’t offer our customers mediocrity, only customized solutions.
Your responsibilities
  • Definition, design and communication of system architectures, in the Electronic Toll Collection and ITS domain, including architecture rationale, collaboration and different architecture views
  • Driving architecture strategy in frameworks, platform integrations, and technology roadmaps
  • Evaluating architectures and exploring alternative solutions and possible ways of building a system
  • Verification of the consistent implementation, maintaining and improving the architecture throughout the delivery phase
  • Provision of inputs to continuous quality improvement of development artefacts and processes
  • Analysis and consideration of various design constraints resulting from the customer projects (costs, realization timeline, resources), lifecycle aspects (e.g. integration, verification/validation, operations, maintenance, …) and enterprise policies and strategy (e.g. portfolio management, enterprise architecture, strategic re-use, …)
  • Proactive contribution to the innovation process and build up new competencies
  • Technical interface to the costumer and to internal technical resources
  • Close cooperation with developers, infrastructure, operation and project management department to ensure proper implementation
  • Requirements engineering, preparation of specifications for electronic toll collection and telematic systems
  • Interface and coordinate tasks with internal and external technical resources
Your profile
  • Master degree in software engineering, computer science, information technology, electrical engineering or similar
  • At least 3 years of professional software architecture and development experience or similar professional experience in other architecture areas (e.g. IT architecture)
  • Ability to think strategically and understand the long-term ("big picture") and short-term perspectives of situations
  • Ability to estimate the financial impact of architecture alternatives
  • Experience in enterprise class software requirements including security, scalability, and usability
  • Expert skills in software engineering methodology und technologies for large-scale distributed systems, e.g., UML/SysML modelling, architecture and design patterns, component technology/OO, services/SOA, message-oriented middleware, software refactoring
  • Excellent knowledge of software development methodologies and processes
  • Strong analytical problem solving and decision making skills
  • Passion to drive collaboration across distributed locations, stakeholders and deliver high-quality results
  • Flexibility and willingness to travel
  • Excellent oral and written English and German
Our offer to you
  • An interesting full-time position with high responsibility within one of our growing markets
  • A hands-on onboarding with an experienced team to get familiar with the business and domain-related processes
  • An international working environment and exciting challenges with room for new ideas
  • Social benefits and infrastructure (operating restaurants, near subway etc.) of a modern company
  • Bridge Days Regulation and flexible working hours etc.
  • A market compliant gross salary – minimum € 55.000 p.a. - according to your qualifications and your job experience
  • Start date: as soon as possible
  • Ongoing professional education and training measures
Apply now!
Do you want to follow this exciting path with us? Then we look forward to receiving your application. For any questions about this job, feel free to contact us under: Daniela Giovannozzi, +43 (0)50811 / 1905
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