Vacature Solution Architect Hilversum | Shape the future of news! | Create and innovate mind-blowing omni-channels | NodeJS, AWS Serverless, TypeScript | Up to € 85.000 + smooth work life balance

Your role: Solution Architect Hilversum

  • Would you like to set the tactical and technical course for innovative products used by millions of people?
  • Do you like to manage a group of highly dedicated software engineers within a new domain?
  • Do you have a passion for implementing high-quality coding standards, TDD, and creating unique and mind-blowing improvements?
  • What about work at an A-location that has a true engineering culture + unique facilities!?

Is your vision already there? Then read on!

Your employer: Brings new life into news and attract millions of consumers to their products!

Everyone has their own personal approach to staying up to date with the latest news topics. This tech-driven company recently came up with a new idea on how to have the best experience in reading news and finding the right articles that attract you the most. Digitalized, visual content is the new digital newspaper!

This informal and dynamic tech company is the market leader in its niche. With multiple software development teams, highly skilled Product Owners, Tech Leads and DevOps Engineers they continuously innovate their existing platform and come up with new products. Being on top of the innovation curve is where it’s all about.

While working in their top-notch office, you can feel that things are really happening and everyone is excited to be part of the team!

Your job: Solution Architect Hilversum

As an ambitious Solution Architect, you get the change to build on impactful improvements and get fast feedback in what you build. It feels like a start-up working vibe and mentality, with all the benefits of an established tech company. As a Solution Architect, your day will be all about setting the technical course with the team, discuss new features with Product Owners.

In this way, you get the change to find innovative solutions and translate use cases into system architecture. As a Solution Architect, you will suggest new improvements to the team and be the first person that kick starts innovation within the product.

While you are experimenting with new tools and tech, their current stack is; NodeJS, TypeScript, GraphQL, Redis, DynamoDB, AWS Lambda, Kinesis, API Gateway, Cloudformation, S3. They work according to the latest software engineering best practices, Agile, TDD and CI/CD.

Your work consists of bringing new ideas, building POCs, guiding tests with millions of consumers and supervise development teams in-house and near-shore. So you are the driving force behind innovation and you have a lot of impact within the organization and the way millions of consumers use this product.

As an Architect that leads a backend team of 7 engineers, you should have some charisma and have the ability to manage multiple tasks.

What do they ask:

  • Have solid knowledge and a strong vision about everything software!
  • 3+ years of professional experience in NodeJS, AWS Services
  • Solid experience with TypeScript
  • Strong communicator, innovation is what drives you!
  • Able to set the technical course with the team and multiple stakeholders
  • Experience with high traffic apps is a plus
  • Speaking Dutch is a big plus! (fluent in English is also fine)

What do they offer?

  • Salary up to € 85.000,-
  • Flexible working hours
  • Free Gym Membership
  • Pension
  • New Mac + iPhone
  • Option for collective health insurance
  • Traveling compensation 100%
  • Flexible training budget
  • Work at a unique office with the best facilities!

Are you an ambitious (solution) architect with a strong vision that wants to manage a dedicated team and remain at the top of innovation?

Don’t wait any longer and apply now via the form below or send a message with your CV to Melchior Schimmel via

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