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Java Architect

Athens Job No. r00002083 Full-time

Job Description

ARE YOU READY to step up to the New and take your technology expertise to the next level?

Through unmatched industry experience, leading technologies from our ecosystem partners and startups, and the largest delivery network in the world, we provide a powerful range of capabilities that can be tailored to our client’s most complex business needs. With over 100 innovation hubs deployed around the world, we help clients continuously innovate at speed and at scale so they can outpace their peers. You will bring innovation, intelligence and industry experience together with the newest technologies to help clients innovate at scale and transform their businesses.

Technology is one of four services–the others are Strategy and Consulting, Interactive and Operations.


As a Java Architect you will work as part of a team on the design and implementation of Java-based enterprise solutions using Agile software development methodologies.


  • Lead a technical team consisting of software developers, business analysts and a Product Owner.

  • Collaborate with various stakeholders to clarify business needs and detect dependencies, impediments and potential risks.

  • Capture functional and non-functional requirements and design technical solutions leveraging Spring Framework along with REST Architecture.

  • Contribute in the development process by implementing PoCs and standardizing software delivery adopting DevOps practices.

  • Ensure the overall quality and fit of the technical solution in addition to the overall performance of the application stack.

  • Oversee progress of development team to ensure consistency with the initial design, development principles and deadlines.

  • Efficiently review code and provide technical guidance and coaching to developers and engineers.

  • You will have the opportunity to take full responsibility for the technical design and implementation of specific business areas using Microservices Architecture.



  • Degree of AEI / TEI in Computer Science or other relevant field.

  • Strong proficiency in OOPS concepts with JAVA and knowledge of RESTful APIS Architecture.

  • Min. 3 years of experience with Spring Boot, Spring Security, Spring Data, Spring MVC along with Unit Testing, Integration Testing and BDD Testing.

  • RDBMS knowledge and/or exposure to MS SQL server database.

  • Authoring of technical documentation that communicates in a clear and detailed fashion the proposed technical solution.

  • Very good understanding of Security aspects, Public Key Infrastructure (PKI), OWASP guidelines.

  • Experience in Performance Analysis and applications tuning.

  • Excellent understanding of design patterns and microservice architecture.

  • Hands on experience in Enterprise Integration Patterns (EIP); Exposure with apache camel or spring integration is considered a plus.

  • Hands on experience with Kubernetes and exposure in no-SQL databases is considered a plus.



  • Competitive salary and benefits, including but not limited to: life/health insurance, performance based bonuses, monthly vouchers, company car (depending on management level), flexible work arrangements, employee share purchase plan, TEA Accenture, parental leave, paid overtime (if needed) and various corporate discounts

  • Continuous hard and soft skills training & development through global platforms & local academy

  • Career coaching and mentorship to help you manage your career and develop professionally

  • Ongoing strengths and skills based evaluation process

  • Various opportunities to develop your career across a spectrum of clients, industries and projects

  • Diverse and inclusive culture

  • Corporate citizenship initiatives (access to volunteering opportunities, charity work etc.)

  • Under our Brain Regain initiative, extra relocation benefits may apply

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To learn more about Accenture, and how you will be challenged and inspired from Day 1, please visit our website 

The safety and well-being of our candidates and employees remain our priority. Please note that the recruitment process for opportunities in Accenture Greece will be conducted only via online format during the current period.

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