Taking responsibility and solving problems. It is within reach with this full-time job as solution architect in Almere. We are IT within Athlon. Getting you there.
Your road to success
Left or right, you are responsible for designing the code and structure of the MyAthlon application. As the use of the application expands to more countries, the code needs to be reviewed and renovated in order to stay flexible and maintainable. Creating a modular set-up that allows for feature toggling. You can do this as a Solution architect with full focus on:
creating clear modular designs and code guidelines.
defining the architecture creating the blueprint for the application.
setting non-functional IT requirements for the MyAthlon product.
explaining, guiding and actively checking the developers and code and providing feedback.
deciding how the application will look, the modules, and how they interact with each other using modelling tools and techniques.
Let’s talk Athlon
Hi there! We're Athlon. The international market leader in modern mobility solutions and part of the Mercedes-Benz Group. With a rich history of more than a hundred years, you can conclude that we have already covered the necessary kilometers. Do we take that lead for granted? Absolutely not. It makes us more ambitious to provide even better personal service to our customers. Together with around 1,700 colleagues, we are shaping sustainable mobility. We're proud of that. From vehicle leasing to fleet solutions and from electrification to contributions to the sharing economy.
Leave it to us
Keep the business running all the time. That is our goal within IT. Committed, open and result-oriented. This is the best way to summarize our working atmosphere. We use many different applications and services, so collaboration is an important factor within our domain. In addition, we are constantly looking at points for improvement and ways to set up our working method more efficiently. All customers, lease drivers, suppliers and colleagues rely on our systems. We arrange it, or as we like to say "Lights on! We make sure everything works well." As the solution architect you will strengthen our department and help create an even better product, MyAhtlon. MyAthlon is the international portal and mobile app solution for mobility users. Already in use in many Athlon countries and being rolled out further to the remaining counties. We expand and improve our functionalities continuously and we work Agile Scrum in close collaboration with our business communities. Our stack is in the cloud and supported with market standard toolings. Quality of the software including security is key and we are continuously improving our way of working and making use of the latest technologies. As a solution architect you will play a crucial role in this, not only content wise but also in the continuous interaction with the developers to ensure the right way of development.
“In the Athlon community we are keen on delivering value on a daily bases. We don’t measure value by scope, budget or time, but do this through meaningful business targets such as user adoption, sales and stakeholder satisfaction. Furthermore, we empower our people. This leads to less waste, more creativity and more releases.” – Piet van Straaten, Product Owner – MyAthlon
Motivation has four wheels
Become the best version of yourself. Very normal at Athlon, because all our colleagues run on a healthy dose of ambition. What do you take with you as a solution architect for at least 38 of hours per week? Absolutely your persuasiveness, ability to make your team enthusiastic and your desire to come up with new solutions and explain them to the team. You also have the drive to give guidance to create the best possible solution architecture. In addition, you have:
5 – 7 years of relevant experience.
with CI/CD using Jenkins, Azure DevOps, SonarQube or equivalent tools.
experience in software architecture.
knowledge of cloud computing and experience in cloud-based platform architecture such as AWS.
a TOGAF certification (or equivalent)
Always on the move
Athlon is always on the move, just like you. To grow in our rapidly changing world, we are constantly looking at how you can get the best out of yourself every day. Creating an optimal workplace that suits you and this time is an important part of this.
In addition to building an (international) career, as a solution architect, based on 38 hours per week, you can count on a:
gross yearly salary up to € 73.782,- (including holiday allowance and 13th month).
employee budget of € 830,- gross per month (this is used, for example, for a mobility scheme, extra salary, extra leave days or pension investment).
10 % bonus for your performance (potentially).
holiday allowance of 8% and at least 26 vacation days.
12-month contract with the prospect of permanent employment.
an extended working from home package.
laptop and mobile phone.
Route to your new job
So solution architect, get behind the wheel yourself. Go for taking responsibility and solving problems. How? Apply before the 1st of February 2022. After this date, this vacancy is closed.
Your application procedure looks like this:
If your application fits, we will contact you for an intake over the phone.
Are we both excited? Then a digital first interview will follow.
An online assessment and is part of the selection procedure.
During the second digital interview, we will talk more extensively about the content of the function.
Do we have a match? Then you will receive the proposal with the terms of employment in your inbox.
Do you have any questions about the vacancy or application procedure? Our recruitment team is more than happy to help you via 036-5474207. We are getting you there.
Acquisition in response to this vacancy is not appreciated.