System/Chief Architect (w/m/x)

Beschäftigungsart: Contracting
Location: Vienna
Job ID: 4497

Job Beschreibung

For one of our clients in Vienna, a leading company within the aerospace, transportation, defence, security and space sector, we are currently looking for a 


System/Chief Architect (f/m/x)


Main tasks:

  • Analysis of the existing IT architecture of a currently up&running System and identification of optimization opportunities
  • Evaluate and balance system quality attributes for optimization judgement
  • Design of target architectures using current architecture frameworks
  • Establish a virtual team of senior developers and architects to enforce aligned design decisions to ensure a future proof system architecture
  • Close collaboration with development, operations, product-, project- and configuration management
  • Act as technical sparring partner for development and operations
  • Review the architecture of our sub systems, design and document the overall architecture of our system
  • Ensure a common view on our strategical long-term orientation related to our system architecture
  • Contribution to effort estimations and bid-processes



  • Degree in Computer Sciences / Business Informatics or comparable working experience
  • 15+ years professional experience in Software development
  • 5+ years as System Architect of highly available (>99,995%) and distributed cloud/cluster based systems



  • SIL4 and IEC 61508 standards are not just buzz words for you
  • Profound knowledge of different tech stacks like Java, Linux, MicroService-Architecture, OpenStack with Cloud Foundry, Docker, Kubernetes, RDBMS like Oracle and PostgreSQL
  • Design Principles like "Design for Testability" and "Security by Design" are part of your life
  • Being able to drive the technical big picture but be also present on detailed level
  • It is nothing special for you to lead a virtual team of different experts in different disciplines to ensure the best possible system architecture for a complex and safety-related product
  • You already drove the change by migrating to a new system (software/hardware/infrastructure)
  • High social and personal competence as well as reliability
  • Fluent in German, good command of English necessary


Personal attributes:

  • Self-organized (excellent time management!)
  • Excellent ability to work in a team but also to lead it
  • Being able to drive the change and acting as sparring partner
  • Long-term thinking and acting is key
  • Able to balance between "we will handle this" and "now it's time to call for support"


Key facts:

Start: 01.01.2020
Duration: 2-5 Years
Location: Vienna
Job ID: 4497

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