vacature voor iwelcome

Platform Architect

iWelcome is looking for a Platform Architect to join the Office of the CTO. Together with your colleagues in the team you’ll be responsible for the governance and leadership of iWelcome’s technology strategy and product architecture. You will help develop and execute this technology strategy through analysis, design, planning and implementation guidance to advance the effectiveness, efficiency, agility, security and durability of iWelcome’s technology investments.

We’re shaping the best team possible and are looking for someone to bring complementary skills. We already have great software and security architects, but are still looking for someone who helps us further evolve our platform. If you’ve designed large scale SaaS platforms in the past, if you’re specifically keen on the non-functional aspects and challenges of building and running such a platform, then you’ve exactly the person we’re looking for.

Key responsibilities

Our new Platform Architect will:

  • Involvement in all stages of the software development lifecycle for security and non-functionals;
  • Work with engineering teams on major design decisions;
  • Provide input for iWelcome’s product strategy and technology roadmap;
  • Investigate future technology areas of interest;
  • Build proof-of-concepts and incubate new ideas;
  • Discuss technology trends with key suppliers, analysts and customers.

Required skills, experience

Our new Platform Architect:

  • Has a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree;
  • Has a 7+ years proven track record in designing, building and running modern, large scale cloud architecture;
  • Has been working all that time with concepts like availability, elasticity (scalability), interoperability, security, performance, maintainability and integration in mind;
  • Has a desire and the ability to continually study and understand new technologies and frameworks;
  • Understands Identity & Access Management, IT Security and privacy principles;
  • Feels comfortable in presenting to colleagues and customers as well as at events / seminars;
  • Is a fluent speaker and writer in English.

What we have to offer

You’ll be working with a talented group of people at one of the few technology ‘scale up’ companies in The Netherlands to build, sell and operate an innovative Identity and Access Management cloud platform. We have our offices centrally located in Amersfoort (HQ) and Nijmegen, The Netherlands, sales offices in the UK and Germany, and our development teams in both the Netherlands and Romania.

We have vision, know what we want and have the ambition to make a difference in the IAM market. We expect the same from our colleagues, so we make sure we provide everyone with the best possible working environment and actively support personal and career development.

Naturally we offer a full package reflecting your contribution to iWelcome!

When applying, please send a detailed resume & cover letter to

Location: Amersfoort, Utrecht, Netherlands

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