Solution Architect

Budapest, Hungary

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 Budapest office to make the team even stronger.

In Hungary currently 1400+ IT Engineers help the world’s leading companies imagine, design, engineer and deliver software that changes the world. We are in the heartbeat of EPAM, running a large scale of projects and technologies – which provides long-term international career path, travelling and even relocation opportunities for our colleagues.

We believe that the team you build is the company you build. Our offices are digital laboratories. Our clients are major global brands. We’re always looking for talented teammates. Think you’ve got what it takes?

The Software Solutions Architect is a key member of EPAM development team and is responsible for the overall design of the application system and mapping client business requirements to systems and technical requirements.


  • Design large-scale solutions using at least one technology stack;
  • Create solution architecture document at a good level with deep technical details;
  • Work closely with business in identifying solution requirements and key case-studies/scenarios for the future solution;
  • Conduct solution architecture review/audit and create review/audit report;
  • Lead implementation of the solution from establishing project requirements and goals to solution "go-live";
  • Oversee the development efforts and provide technical help as needed;
  • Participate in the customer’s workshops and presentation of the proposed solution;
  • Directly communicate with customers during solution architecture design or solution implementation activities;
  • Maintain a strong understanding of industry trends and best practices;
  • Create and follow personal education plan in the technology stack and solution architecture;
  • Conduct advisory on creation of personal education plan for colleagues.


  • Development background:
    • Strong development background in the development platform (J2EE);
    • Strong background 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).
  • Solution architecture:
    • Deep expertise in solution architecture;
    • Web application architectures;
    • Web services architectures;
    • Relational and non-relational data storage specific;
    • Web application front-end and/or back-end architecture;
    • Solution cross-cutting concerns (security, monitoring, caching, etc.).
  • 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;
    • Understanding of performance issues and approaches to address them systematically.

We offer

  • A highly motivated and experienced team;
  • Hands-on experience;
  • An environment in which to grow and gain experience across a wide area of businesses;
  • Mobility;
  • Experience exchange with colleagues all around the world;
  • Competitive compensation depending on experience and skills;
  • Opportunities for self-realization;
  • Friendly team and enjoyable working environment.


EPAMers appreciate our flexible work environment, great benefits, and opportunities to thrive.


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