Alex Staff Agency

Lead Platform Architect

Belgium, Brussels
Salary up to €6500 gross
Free laptop and phone
And other bonuses!
This company develops digital biometric identity products for various markets, with the focus on countries that truly need this technology, such as Ghana, Tanzania, and Mozambique.

Key achievement — successfully delivered digital IDs to over 100 million individuals. The company's ongoing plan is to scale the project, providing biometric registration to support democratic agendas like fair elections.

They're currently on the lookout for a Lead Platform Architect to team up with the Chief Software Architect. The offices are located in Europe, Africa, and the USA. You’re offered to work in Brussels, Belgium.

Your tasks:

  • Understanding how our current platform works, its its benefits and pitfalls
  • Making short-term, non-disruptive improvements and working on long-term future upgrades
  • Designing and implementing specific extensions, finding a way to include them in the core stack
  • Diagnosing and fixing production-disrupting issues, maintaining code


  • 8+ years of hands-on experience in solutions and application architecture
  • 3+ years of leadership/technical advising in large-scale projects
  • Expertise in server-side Java, SQL databases (mainly Postgres and Oracle), cross-platform development (Linux/Windows), SPRING, REST interfaces and implementation, JSON, and XML
  • Experience with the entire software development lifecycle, covering source code version/management (SVN,GIT), build process, testing, and code release
  • English С1
  • Valid work permit

Will be a plus:

  • Knowledge of French
  • Experience in providing solutions to emerging countries.
  • Strong experience in large data management
  • Experience in virtualization


  • Salary up to €6500 gross + 13th salary
  • Retirement plan, travel expense coverage, and other bonuses
  • Free laptop and phone
  • Dynamic team of software developers, dedicated to building reliable, cutting-edge software
  • Regular workshops throughout the BeNeLux region (Belgium, the Netherlands, Luxembourg)
  • Occasional travel to company's office and client sites in Africa

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