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Just as colourful as you - your prospects at the Vienna Insurance Group

The dedication, expertise and service-driven mentality of our employees set us apart from others. The diversity of our people plays a major part in our success. We are committed to promote diversity in the work environment and we are a proud employer who offers fair opportunities for everyone.

Become part of our colourful team!

Key facts about VIG:

VIG is the leading insurance group both in Austria and in the entire Central and Eastern European (CEE) region. Around 50 insurance companies in 30 countries form a Group with a long-standing tradition, strong brands and close customer relations. The more than 25,000 employees in the VIG take care of the day-to-day needs of more than 22 million customers. VIG shares have been listed on the Vienna Stock Exchange since 1994. The VIG Group has an A+ rating with stable outlook by the internationally recognised rating agency Standard & Poor's. VIG cooperates closely with the Erste Group, the largest retail bank in Central and Eastern Europe.

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Solution Architect (all genders)

We are the leading insurance company in Austria and Central and Eastern Europe. Our Group employs more than 25,000 people whose dedication, expertise and service-driven mentality set us apart from others. The diversity of our people plays a major part in our success. We are committed to promote diversity in the work environment and we are a proud employer who offers fair opportunities for everyone. Become part of our colourful team in our subsidiary, VIG IT Digital Solutions GmbH.

Your Tasks

  • Design and maintain detailed architecture documentation for specific solution, challenge providers’ offers and concepts, align the solution architecture with the enterprise architecture principles and target landscape
  • Define architectural requirements to business and IT demands and steer their proper implementation, be active part of acceptance and quality gates, translate the design concept to IT operations
  • Collaborate with Enterprise Architects to ensure proper fit of designed solution in the group-wide architecture landscape, documentation of the solution architecture in the group architecture repository
  • Lead API design driven by business requirements and ensure the alignment with the interoperability strategy
  • Analyze and maintain the life cycle of solution architecture and implemented technologies in own solution area in terms of functional fit, technical fit, and risk
  • Inform the business and delivery team about necessary compliance, security or integrity requirements, support specification of detailed non-functional requirements and monitor its implementation

Our Offer

  • We are committed to being an attractive employer and offer an extensive package of benefits, opportunities and various development options
  • Great flexibility (home office, flextime arrangements and an extensive range of IT equipment)
  • We stand for reliability, based on our values, tradition and stability
  • We offer a pleasant working environment with a strong emphasis on teamwork
  • Your workplace at Vienna Insurance Group will be in the heart of Vienna and the centre of CEE
  • Together with our teams in 30 countries you get to experience the diversity of VIG
  • The salary for this position is at least € 55,000. You have a lot of experience and know-how? Then we are obviously prepared to honor this with an overpayment.
  • This full-time position is to be filled immediately

Your Profile

  • Master’s degree / certifications in computer science, or related professional training
  • 2 to 5 years of experience in API design with an API management / gateway software (e.g. Azure API Management or equivalent with the knowledge of API mashups, analytics, developer networks, monetization models and security)
  • 5+ years of development experience using Java or .NET, XML, JSP or ASP, JavaScript or VB Script and Node.js; WSDL/SOAP/XML and REST/JSON, Swagger or equivalent
  • Experience in complex solution architectures (data integration hubs, eco-systems, microservice & serverless oriented architectures), strong understanding of solution design best practices regarding system security and compliance measures
  • Experience in HTTP/HTTPS protocol, web services and use of web servers, know-how in implementing security and identity protocols, as well as experience in working on the cloud (iPaas / Saas)
  • Excellent knowledge of German and English, ability to establish effective and focused communication in both languages
  • Structured, team-based approach to work, with a great willingness to drive change
  • Willingness to travel (20%) within the CEE region

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