Technical Arquitect

Creative Technology

Job details

  • Full-time
  • map markerLisbon, PT
  • cardRequires Work Permit
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  • routeSenior
  • routeRequired language: English
  • routeNice to have language: Portuguese

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As it continues to grow rapidly, Moteefe is seeking an experienced, highly energetic and motivated Solution Architect to lead the evolution of the technology platform and execution of the architectural roadmap.

This role reports directly to Moteefe's CTO and will be a key member of Moteefe’s technology leadership team. The solution Architect is pivotal in our ability to shape and execute the longer-term direction of Moteefe’s technology platform in order for it to be scalable, resilient, secure, maintainable and easily extensible for future feature development.

We are not looking for an ivory tower architect, we believe that as well as having a longer-term focus the Technical Architect should be able to code with the rest of the engineering team to see the vision put into practice.

To succeed in this role, as well as having excellent technical chops and deep technical experience, you should have excellent communication and persuasion skills in order to sell your vision and influence the team and stakeholder group.

Key responsibilities:

  • Report directly to the CTO.
  • Form part of the technology leadership team.
  • Playing a leading role in defining the target technology vision and system architecture, with the help and support of the technology leadership team.
  • Understanding the wider system architecture and suggesting insights to take it forward in order to meet future business goals.
  • Understanding and prioritize the biggest platform pain points. Work with different engineering teams to ensure that the most efficient path to a full system-wide solution is followed.
  • Act and deliver as a software engineer inside a team as required. Especially when embedding a new architecture, technology or approach.
  • Act as a strategic problem-solver across engineering teams.
  • Draw on your experience to identify and divide up clearly defined domains that constitute the system.
  • Contribute to the definition of the platform’s tech stack (tech radar).

Main requirements

  • Proven, long-term, hands-on experience as a software engineer.
  • Ability to understand both the Back-end and Front-end worlds. Preferably specialist in Back-end. 
  • Experience of using a Domain-driven design approach
  • Experience of designing, implementing and consuming APIs
  • Experience of working with a Microservices architecture
  • Experience moving from a monolith to microservices architecture/cloud technology

Nice to have

  • Good time management skills, with the ability context, switch effectively when necessary
  • Capacity to challenge, influence and moderate are key soft skills
  • A pragmatic and commercially driven approach
  • Experience leading a company from a Startup to a Scaleup structure.


  • Competitive salary
  • Agile company – we move fast and make quick decisions
  • Free fruit, breakfast for the office
  • Social events – we’re a friendly bunch

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