Cloud Architect (m/f) for George

Job description

The Future of Banking is Digital. Digital transformation is happening at every level in the banking industry, and leading this initiative by delivering digital solutions across Erste Group, is what we do. Artificial Intelligence, check, Data Scientists making meaning from Big Data, we’ve got that covered too. One of our prized solutions is the award winning digital banking platform, George, providing a desktop and mobile banking gateway for the bank’s retail customers. We are agile & awesome, creative & brave, playful & serious. And we are looking for great people to help us deliver this promise.

Cloud Architect

 

As the saying goes; ‘keep your feet on the ground, and your head in the clouds’, is the type of person we are looking for. Someone who has the foresight and expertise to define the cloud landscape, while being the person on the ground helping the customer and our teams succeed in the cloud journey. As a Cloud Architect, you will facilitate, communicate, design and guide the implementation of cloud technical blueprints. You will ultimately be responsible for matching the technical design specifications with the needs of our customers, but also help our project managers and cloud engineers understand these requirements with clarity.

Requirements

What you’ll bring with you

 

  • Proven technical expertise in cloud technology and architecture SaaS, PaaS, IaaS and Digital Transformation related topics
  • Programming and scripting skills (Java / .NET, bash / python), with Linux environment know-how a bonus
  • Technical knowledge in any of the following areas: Cloud Platforms (AWS, Azure, Google) or Containers (Kubernetes, Docker, Cloud Foundry)
  • Ability to research and deal with cloud native technologies with focus on CI / CD processes (Kubernetes, Istio, Jenkins)
  • Knowledge of application architecture (application servers, integration patterns, microservices, JEE, CI/CD, build management, etc.)
  • Experience with frameworks like Spring Boot, Spring Cloud, or similar and JavaScript
  • A natural confidence with your communication and team skills, while being fluent in English

 

You will impress us by

 

  • Having a background and interest in either enterprise IT or software development or application modernisation, in a DevOps environment
  • Your never-ending passion for Cloud technologies and your ability to quickly learn new ones
  • Being fascinated in trying out new technologies and seeing new challenges as an opportunity to shine
  • Embracing the opportunity to work in a team with a flat hierarchy and open culture
  • Having the nature to stand the heat, noise and criticism without losing your smile

 

Why you will like us

 

  • Because you will be joining a dynamic, international and diverse workplace
  • We provide a relaxed, professional environment and all the hardware & software you need to work efficiently (e.g. Laptop, mobile device, licenses...)
  • We offer flexible working hours and are open for remote working
  • We care for your personal well-being and career development while actively supporting your educational needs
  • We communicate and collaborate with a variety of tools including Slack, Confluence and JIRA
  • We encourage regular conference visits and multiple chances to shine with George.
  • We feed you with coffee, sweets and fruits and provide table soccer and table tennis to train the stuff away

 

We guarantee a competitive and performance-related salary, dependent on your professional and personal qualifications. We are obliged by law to quote the minimum wage of EUR 3 000 EUR gross/month for this full time position.

 

The way we are

 

As an employee of Erste Group IT, the success of our people is more than a motto, it’s our manifest. We nurture a work environment where age, skin colour, gender, sexual orientation and cultural background are seen as the key to our success – we live diversity!

 

If you’ve got this far

It seems we have your interest. If you think you are a good fit for this position, please get in touch with us, we’d love to catch up