Solution Architect (Contract)

Location: Prague, Praha, Czechia


This position is no longer open.

Requisition Number: 1171

Position Title: Principal Software Engineer_G01

External Description:

Solution Architect

We are currently looking to hire a talented Solution Architect for our Prague, Czech Republic office.

Here at Monster, our vision is to make every workplace happier and more productive by transforming the way employers and candidates find #TheRightFit.

As a Solutions Architect, you are working on the global integration platform within Randstad. This integration platform is the glue between all systems and services within the Randstad group, making sure all operating companies can utilize all services we deliver from the Digital Factory (part of Randstad Global) or from local operations companies.

On a day-to-day basis you will work as a member of the global team for the integration platform and also work with the teams of external suppliers. You will provide them with guidelines on the technical and functional requirements that we have from Randstad and ensure they adhere to them. To this end, you design and create modular and scalable solutions that enable the realization of the global roadmap in correspondence with local possibilities.

With the gained knowledge on functional requirements and technical possibilities, you enable the development teams to deliver what is needed, with the quality we want to provide to our operating companies. You are capable of managing meetings with all kinds of stakeholders (business, marketing, digital factory). You work closely with our suppliers, as well as suppliers from our Operating Companies to orchestrate the overall solution that we deliver.

You are also part of a team of architects within the Digital Factory, know where and how the solutions you are working on sit in the technical landscape and how to make the most use of the capabilities in that landscape.

What you will be doing…

  • Working with internal and external stakeholders on all levels to map requirements and propose high-level designs.
  • Make technical choices and design architectural patterns to be implemented by internal and external development teams.
  • Ensure development teams compliance with coding standards, architectural patterns by implementing efficient reviewing & auditing systems and processes.
  • Represent Randstad during joint technical planning and road mapping sessions with our operating companies and suppliers.
  • Evaluate the performance of development teams.
  • Work with SCRUM masters and Product Owners to manage projects' scope.
  • Work with business stakeholders to manage expectations, plan releases and drive adoption.
  • Understand business processes being modeled end to end.
  • Stay up to date with modern IT architectural patterns for integration.
  • including, cloud-native offerings of AWS and GC

What’s essential for you to have…

  • 5-7 years of experience, either as solution architect or senior developer
  • 5-7 years of experience in a global corporate environment
  • deep experience with API gateways and integration platforms
  • experience in complex stakeholder management
  • demonstrated ability to think strategically about business, product, and technical challenges.
  • Agile/Scrum/Kanban
  • information security and data privacy
  • adeptness in handling dynamically changing expectations from multiple client teams
  • excellent team player skills
  • great influential skills to be effective in this multi-stakeholder field.
  • passion to grow expertise in fields such as data technologies, API's, integration, serverless development and, of course, web technologies.
  • experience in working in a diverse, international, and multicultural environment.
  • master’s/Bachelor’s degree in computer science, information technology or equivalent qualification
  • deep understanding of modern integration patterns, synchronous and asynchronous
  • architecting solutions using the microservice design patterns.
  • experience with messaging platforms
  • knowledge of security patterns for API security
  • understanding of modern full stack solutions, RESTful APIs, GraphQL
  • understanding of automated software delivery (CI/CD)
  • vendor/stakeholder management

What’s in it for you…

  • International and multicultural working environment in a shared service center
  • Competitive salary
  • Job-related continuous training
  • Career progression opportunities


If you are interested in this fantastic opportunity and want to have Monster in your corner, please apply via our career site by clicking on the link below… We’d love to hear from you!


Additional job details:

  • Location: Prague, Czech Republic
  • Job type: Contract
  • Pay rate: Competitive




Community / Marketing Title: Solution Architect (Contract)

Company Profile:

Monster (Randstad Group) is the worldwide leader in successfully connecting people to job opportunities. From the web, to mobile, to social, we help companies find people with customized solutions and we use the world's most advanced technology to match the right people to the right job.

We've made it our mission to help companies find better candidates. And nobody brings more cutting-edge tools to help them do just that than Monster. Whatever their needs are, we have the products and technologies to build a bespoke solution for our clients, to help them find #TheRightFit.

Innovation is the heart of our success... and our future. We're changing the way people think about work, and we're helping them improve their lives and their work performance with new technology, tools and training.

What makes Monster great…

Monster is synonymous with innovation; we are passionate about bringing great people and great companies together. In fact, we are obsessive about it – it’s what we do every day. We believe that the work that we do has a noble purpose... Making people’s lives better.

At Monster, we let people breath, giving everyone the opportunity to shape their destiny and provide the development support that allows them to do so.

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