Lead IT Architect – Munich

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Europe Permanent £80000.00 - £120000.00 per annum

Our client, a leading broadcasting company based in Munich, are looking for a Lead IT Architect to join their team.

As Lead IT Architect, you control the development of software and system architectures.

Your day to day:

  • Identification of gaps between the actual and target architecture and the development of appropriate solutions fall into your area of responsibility
  • Consulting your project team on choosing the right solutions and technologies, as well as reviewing technical and IT concepts is one of your main responsibilities
  • You are responsible for the overall technical planning of projects, products and programs and their technical output (processes, code, infrastructure, operations, tooling)
  • You take care of the creation of integration and migration concepts
  • You coordinate the code and architecture reviews (esp. Java EE) and support colleagues in error analysis
  • You define and evaluate non-functional requirements and make sure that the solution meets the requirements
  • The co-ordination of several development teams and service providers on-site and remote fall into your task spectrum

In addition to the above, ensuring the quality of the implemented solution architecture and the necessary documentation is one of your tasks


  • A degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering or something relatable to the role
  • Several years of professional experience as an Enterprise or IT Architect or as a Senior Software Developer with a strong focus on architectural topics
  • Several years of experience in hands-on software engineering and operating systems
  • You are passionate about building lean product architectures that can be developed to meet future needs
  • You have strong analytical and conceptual abilities to structure system requirements in a structured way, recognise dependencies and can derive reliable decisions from them
  • You have practical experience in IT techniques, common architectural concepts (or approaches such as SOA) and software development processes
  • In addition, you gained experience in JEE / Java, SOA / EAI, and database technologies
  • You are customer-oriented, have a confident demeanour and persuasiveness
  • You are open to new technologies, communicative and reliable and show a hands-on mentality
  • Good German and English skills complete your profile


  • Take advantage of our wide range of training and further education opportunities offered by their own academy
  • Benefit from a flexible work schedule with home office and 30 leave days per year
  • Contribute actively to shaping and developing the technological future
  • With the client, you will work independently in cross-divisional teams with new, future-oriented technologies and actively support the introduction of new processes and systems
  • Benefit from flat hierarchies, an employee-friendly working atmosphere and communicative cooperation in dedicated teams

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Job Reference: JO-1903-146806

Salary: £80000.00 - £120000.00 per annum

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