Java Application Architect at European Commission

European Commission

Brussels, BE

up to 11k/month

On-site only

Java Application Architect is needed for a project at the European Commission.

The IT challenge

As an Application Architect your tasks and responsibilities will include:

- Architecture and design of information systems;
- Review of the architecture of existing systems;
- Design and development of component architecture and building blocks;
- Analysis of the integration of different information systems;
- Data analysis and data modelling;
- Coordination of the implementation of the technical architecture;
- Technical interface between the project leaders and the developers;
- Production of software architecture documents;
- Participation in technical working groups, progress meetings and meetings with the users;
- Assistance in the testing, the technical documentation, the deployment, the evaluation and the reporting.

Skills required

- In-depth knowledge of Service Oriented Architecture (SOA);
- In-depth knowledge of applications design;
- In-depth knowledge of modelling tools;
- Good knowledge of Object-Oriented Programming languages (Java EE);
- Good knowledge of Frameworks (Spring/Hibernate);
- Good knowledge of Relational DBMS (RDBMS) / Oracle;
- Good knowledge of business process analysis & methodologies;
- Knowledge of interoperability technology (e.g. web services, message-oriented middleware, service-oriented bus);
- Ability to give technical presentations;
- Ability to apply high-quality standards;
- Ability to cope with fast-changing technologies used in application architecture and design;
- Ability to participate in multi-lingual meetings, good communication skills;
- The capability of integration in an international/multi-cultural environment, rapid self-starting capability and experience in working in a team.

Salary and Conditions

Location: Brussels, BE

Salary up to: 550€/day

Worksite type: On-site only

Contract type: Freelancer or Employee

Contract duration: +12 Months

Requires EU nationality: No

Job type: Outsourcing

Client: European Commission

Other points of the offer

The salary/daily rates presented are the maximum as a freelancer when meeting all criteria.
Belgium permanent employment contract is also one option, with salaries around 3000-4000€ net, when meeting all criteria.
You will be hired by an IT consulting company that has a contract with the European Commission, you won't have any contract with the European Commission.
Feel free to send us a message to know how much could you get precisely.


100 - Mandatory

Java (>= 5 years)



10 - Important

7 years of experience



Web Services

English (Professional working)

1 - Nice to have

Licentiate degree

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