Solution Architect

Krakow, Poland

Striving for excellence is in our DNA. Since 1993, we have been helping the world’s leading companies imagine, design, engineer, and deliver software and digital experiences that change the world. We are more than just specialists, we are experts.


Currently we are looking for a Solution Architect for our Krakow office to make the team even stronger.

The Solution Architect is a primary member of the project leading team at EPAM and is responsible for the overall architecture of the system and alignment of business requirement to the technical design. The Java Solution Architect works together with the Delivery Manager, System Architect and implementation team to deliver the entire solution for the customer.

The ideal candidate must be an experienced technologist with a proven track record in architectures of big enterprise systems preferably on several different stacks. The candidate must be organized and analytical, have deep experience in architecture design and technical leadership, good understanding of the project and delivery management to be part of a project management team.

Project technologies and tools

  • PostgreSQL, MSSQL, Neo4j;
  • Java 8, Spring, Spring boot, Spring cloud, Spring data, Hibernate, Spring integration, Netflix OSS;
  • React JS, Web pack, Material design;
  • Apache Camel, Kafka, Elastic search, Logstash, Kibana;
  • Docker, Kubernetes.


  • Strong experience in hands-on development of solutions of different nature (web applications, web services, desktop applications, native mobile applications);
  • Experience with microservices using Docker. Other knowledge, like Kubernetes, Apache Mesos, Docker swarm as a plus;
  • Strong experience developing relational and non-relational data storages;
  • Strong experience in team leadership;
  • Experience in project management and direct customer communications;
  • Strong development background in the development platform. Strong background in using various libraries, framework and patterns in particular technology stack;
  • Strong background in design and implementation of external services integrations (using REST, SOAP and/or ESB);
  • Strong experience with multiple full lifecycle software development processes, approaches and methods (SCRUM & RUP);
  • Deep expertise in Solution Architecture, including web application, web services architectures, relational and non-relational data bases, cross-cutting concerns (security, monitoring, caching, etc.);
  • The candidate will have to show a strong understanding of:
    • Mission critical application architecture design;
    • Scalable application architecture design;
    • High performance application architecture design.
  • The candidate will have to show a strong expertise in:
    • Architectural styles;
    • Enterprise architecture patterns;
    • Integration patterns;
    • Development patterns;
    • Architecture artifacts and deliverables;
    • Solution architecture design approaches and practices;
    • Change management processes.

We offer

  • Possibility to be involved in an international project (Canada, China, Hong Kong, Mexico, USA, Switzerland, Germany, Sweden, United Kingdom, Russia, Belarus, Ukraine, Hungary, etc.);
  • Language classes (English and Polish);
  • Vast opportunities for self-development: online courses and library, experience exchange with colleagues around the world, partial grant of certification;
  • Career development center;
  • Possibility to take part in both: corporate and startup environment;
  • Possibility to relocate for short and long-term projects;
  • Relocation package for those who relocates to Krakow, Wroclaw, or Gdansk from other locations;
  • Benefit package (health care, multisport, lunch tickets, petrol vouchers and shopping vouchers, etc.);
  • Fruits on a weekly basis;
  • Sponsored sport activities, E-sport program;
  • We kindly ask you to include the following clause in your application: "Wyrażam zgodę na przetwarzanie moich danych osobowych zawartych w mojej ofercie pracy dla potrzeb niezbędnych do realizacji procesu rekrutacji zgodnie z ustawą z dnia 29 sierpnia 1997 r. o ochronie danych osobowych (Dz. U. z 2002 r. Nr 101, poz. 926, ze zm.)";
  • Please note that only selected candidates will be contacted.


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