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Solution Architect


Shanghai, SH, CN, 201814

Req ID 17066 Shanghai, China


Position Summary: As a Solution Architect you will actively contribute to the development and implementation of solutions within IT Innovation.  Working within a cross-department agile team there will be an expectation to contribute wherever needed to get the work done.  This position will focus on the design, evaluation and implementation of solutions that significantly leverage cloud platforms.


Key Responsibilities

  1. Actively participate as a team member in innovation cases
  2. Design, evaluate and implement cloud native solutions that leverage PaaS components
  3. Monitor solution performance and adapt solution design accordingly
  4. Collaborate with IT line organisation and drive transition of solutions to them during minimum scalable product phase
  5. Team up with other specialists to develop re-usable design patterns
  6. Develop understanding of upcoming technologies with fellow team members


Working Experience

5+ years of experience in cloud native solution design with experience of incorporating PaaS components within solution (e.g. stream processing, event-based design, graph db). Experience in micro-service architecture and its integration with low-code platforms.  Familiarity with CI/CD tool chains and the use of infrastructure as code.  DevOps and other related disciplines within a corporate environment; IT Security knowledge; work in an agile (Scrum) team


Skills and Abilities

  1. Natural curiosity to understand new technologies and methodologies and imagine what could be possible
  2. Team player in a global team with engagement and a results-oriented approach to work
  3. Reliable, flexible, self-driven and keen to push things through
  4. Highly motivated and open personality with interpersonal skills
  5. Open to new ideas and not hesitant to question the status quo
  6. Very good knowledge of written and spoken English, German is a plus
  7. Willingness to travel domestically and internationally



Be part of our ZF team as Solution Architect and apply now!


Yingjun Guo

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