Head of Java Solution Architect Group

Kyiv, Ukraine

(65027915)

Striving for excellence is in our DNA. Since 1993, we have been helping the world’s leading companies imagine, design, engineer, and deliver software and digital experiences that change the world. We are more than just specialists, we are experts.

DESCRIPTION


Currently we are looking for a Head of Java Solution Architect Group for our Kyiv office to make the team even stronger.

We are seeking a Head of Java Solution Architect Group who will play a leading role in Java technology expertise development and supervision for innovative solutions.

The candidate will work closely with Ukraine Country Head and VP, Technology Solutions USA.

Responsibilities

  • Develop, drive and adjust Java technology expertise development strategy against corporate plans and Country Management / C-level vision;
  • Drive country and corporate wide programs of development training, practical labs, knowledge bases and expertise awareness development;
  • Participate in technology/expertise/innovations/differentiators presales to a customer;
  • Organize and drive Java technology events: conferences, Hackathons, contests, community meet-ups, etc;
  • Share technology vision and excellence on engineering organization;
  • Advise engineers and managers on Java technology expertise and career development opportunities that enables by technology development;
  • Adapt new technologies and innovations on country landscape;
  • Enable new technologies on projects that struggle from outdated solutions;
  • Support engineering initiatives and projects;
  • Drive Java technology community; share vision on Java technology and solutions development and evolutions on engineering community;
  • Actively acquire and apply new technology related disciplines;
  • Deploy Java technologies that give client’s businesses sustainable differentiation in the next generation solutions. This includes design and development of custom made components as well as adopting or researching alternative technologies;
  • Understand and advise about modern technology and solutions concepts;
  • Initiate and drive Java engineering proactivity and creativity to address delivery and motivation issues;
  • Actively participate in company’s Java Competency Center activities and services.

Requirements

  • Master’s degree in Computer Science, Mathematics or equivalent;
  • Extensive knowledge of Java solution and enterprise architecture, information technology architecture concepts, components, principles, procedures, approaches and practices;
  • Expertise in driving technology communities, technology conferences, meet-ups, etc;
  • Broad knowledge of information technology trends and ground for such trends;
  • Ability to innovate large distributed enterprise oriented technology company;
  • Demonstrate expertise in digital business and PDS;
  • Strong drive to do research in the area of company technology landscape, new and prospective technologies, solutions, frameworks and approaches;
  • Process-oriented analytical skills, plus track records of successful production implementation;
  • Strong drive to analyze and solve technical and organization issues;
  • Persuasive, with strong negotiation and communication skills, able to communicate with people on different levels in the organization;
  • Fluent English communication skills, both spoken and written;
  • Understanding of customer business environment and challenges.

Nice to have

  • Successful track record of entrepreneur/startup background is a great plus;
  • Ability to work and think out of the box.

We offer

  • Competitive compensation depending on experience and skills;
  • Individual career path in engineering;
  • Social package - medical insurance, sports;
  • Compensation for sick lists and regular vacations;
  • Partial grant of the cost of certification;
  • English classes with native speakers (certified English teachers).