As a Java architect you play a key role in the realization of Java projects, where architecture is the differentiator. You create high-level project designs that support and steer the client’s strategy. You like the challenge of solving complex problems. You follow the latest trends and developments within your domain and can make recommendations on how to adopt them. You share your knowledge with colleagues in competence centers on topics such as architecture, cloud and security.

Who we are looking for

  • You are passionate about Java technology and have at least 5 years of experience
  • You have experience with JEE or the Spring stack: Spring Boat, Spring MVC, Spring Data and Spring Cloud
  • You have a thorough knowledge of development methodologies, standards, technical risks, and architectural patterns: event-driven, cloud-native architecture, n-tier, blackboard, …
  • You have experience with automated testing and setting up delivery pipelines
  • You can work with application servers and containers and know how to use tools such as Git, Docker, Kubernetes, Jenkins, Sonar and Maven
  • You have knowledge of cloud platforms such as Amazon Web Services, VMware Tanzu or Azure
  • You have a passion for coaching people and guiding a team
  • You are familiar with methods such as DevOps, Scrum and Kanban
  • You can communicate in Dutch and English
  • You have experience with application modernization of integration patterns

What we offer

  • You will contribute to challenging projects with top international and Belgian companies from various sectors
  • You will work in a high-tech environment with a focus on knowledge and innovation, an open no-nonsense corporate culture with room for personal initiative
  • You are part of JWorks, a dynamic full stack unit within Ordina
  • You keep your technical and social skills up to date at our Ordina Academy and are supported in obtaining certificates
  • You can take part in our competence centre workshops to keep your knowledge up to date or expand your knowledge
  • You will receive a competitive salary package with additional benefits such as a company car, laptop, insurance package, meal vouchers, expense account, etc.
  • You can participate in fun business and team building activities
  • You can optimize your net salary thanks to our IP-reward

In our Java and JavaScript unit, the priority is to efficiently create business value for our customers, without compromising the quality and robustness of the end products. For faster time-to-market, we use technical and cultural trends such as cloud-native architectures, DevOps, immutable infrastructure and mob programming. Open source technologies are essential in our daily job. We want to be at the forefront of the pack and therefore actively share knowledge through our JWorks Tech Blog and our competence centers.