• Amsterdam
Our client is a Tech Startup With offices in HQ Amsterdam, London and the US currently 100 people strong and growing with a exponential speed.

Multicultural environment with a eye for detail and quality, they strive to change, be disruptive in their industry.

Using predictive analytics to determine with extreme accuracy exactly which customer will perform. It’s automated, data- driven and intelligent – learning from client feedback and adjusting its algorithms accordingly. Want to know more?


Currently looking for a Permanent Principle Architect to join there team in Amsterdam.


What will you do?

  • Co-design & develop our flagship product and core services;
  • Technically manage outsourced development efforts;
  • Technically own specific initiatives (e.g. further mature our operations);
  • Optimize applications for enterprise characteristics such as performance, availability, scalability, security, etc.;
  • Mentor other team members;
  • Safe-guard our enterprise product quality & application of our technical vision;
  • Drive refactoring efforts where appropriate
  • Contribute to path towards Continuous Delivery




  • Bachelor, Masters-level or University degree, preferably business or IT-related.
  • A minimum of 5 years experience as in senior hands-on development roles
  • Experience with complex problem-solving.
  • Strong analytical and communications skills.
  • Excellent written and verbal skills in English.
  • A proactive team player.
  • You have a demonstrable understanding of Enterprise Integration Patterns,  Service Oriented Architectures (SOA) or Micro-Services Architecture and Application Design Patterns.
  • Opinionated in solution, application and deployment architecture topics
  • Experienced in introducing solid Product Development practices and tools
  • Experienced in bringing scalable and extendable SaaS products in the market
  • Defender of Security, Scalability, Performance, Availability, Maintainability, and Reliability in systems delivered
  • Appreciating documentation of why’s and fan of diagrams
  • Experience with domain model design and database architecture


  • Bonus points if you have hands-on experience with the below: MongoDB, Node.js, Spark, Docker, Node.js, python, ELK, Ansible, Jenkins
  • Extra bonus points for experience with AWS-based architectures and services (serverless architecture, EC2, RDS, Kinesis, EMR, Glue, Athena, lamda, etc)
  • Agile Product Development
  • Production Environments

What we can offer you:

  • A competitive compensation
  • Company MacBook Pro
  • Great office space in the city centre of Amsterdam
  • Daily office lunch provided by our very own chef
  • Generous education budget for conferences and learning
  • An environment of constant reflection and improvement 


How does it sound?

In case that you are thinking to make a change and grow professionally, I would be happy to receive an updated CV and schedule a conversation to discuss further. Mail to timothy@wklconsultancy.nl or call +31208950048