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Senior Solution Architect UK

Mendix, London

We help enterprises achieve their digital goals

Duration: Full-Time


Mendix is on a mission to enable anyone in any organization – from the marketing coordinator to the software developer to the CEO – to create things that are transformational for their company.  We are fundamentally reinventing the way applications are created and we’re reinventing the future of software development.  Sounds ambitious, right?  We agree.

Not to brag, but nearly 4,000 organizations worldwide, including KLM, Medtronic, Merck, and Philips, rely on Mendix to build web and mobile applications.  Thousands of our customers use our platform to delight their clients and empower their employees. It’s no surprise that we’re a recognized Leader by Gartner and Forrester in a red-hot market expected to exceed $21 billion by 2022.  Ok, maybe we did want to brag a little.  But we’re proud of what we’ve accomplished…and…we’re humble enough to admit that we need you to make us even more effective.

 
As a Solution Architect at Mendix, you will advise and work on technical (implementation) solutions for our key customers. Your goal and focus is helping our customers/partners to fully integrate the Mendix App Platform in their enterprise landscape. You will work closely with enterprise and application architects and teams of our customers/partners to make this successful. 
 
We are looking for enthusiastic and innovative people with demonstrable work experience in IT development with relevant experience in customer facing positions as an architect, consultant or engineer.

We work on projects using the SCRUM/Agile methodology, so experience with this will be a pro.

 

You’ll help our customers drive digital innovation by:

  • Providing solution architecture of Mendix solutions 
  • Positioning Mendix platform in the wider context of the overall solution
  • Working with development teams on complex implementation challenges around security, integration, data modelling, app performance, deployment strategies and more.
  • Understanding the Mendix Platform architecture and keeping up to date with the newest developments
  • Ensuring Mendix best practices and guidelines are applied
  • Working in a smart, young and dynamic team where innovation thrives, and career opportunities are abundant.
  • Get trained up in Mendix App Platform and coached in our state of the art Mendix Cloud architecture, deployment and integration possibilities.
  • Be involved in customer projects and counter the more complex integration, performance and optimisation challenges while creating applications in an Agile way using our platform.
  • Conquer technical challenges by finding innovative solutions. You'll have the opportunity to harness all your skills to make a difference in your role.
  • You will be part of consulting team responsible for Customer Success and will work closely with R&D teams and product managers.
  • Work for our (international) customers like; ABN AMRO, Delta Lloyd, TNT Express, ING

You’re the innovator we need if:

  • You’re a high-energy professional with consultative skills that loves to engage with the customer to create most business value and drive innovation in their organisation.
  • You’re passionate for technology and have strong problem solving and analytical skills.
  • You have a background in object oriented software development (Java, C#).
  • You have understanding of JavaScript, XPath, CSS, HTML, and relational databases (e.g. Oracle, PostgreSQL, MSSQL).
  • You would like to use great technology to visually create web and mobile applications and implement these in a reliable, scalable and secure way using the Mendix App Platform.

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Our Guiding Principles

While we live on different continents, speak different languages, and work on different things, we are bound by our “MendixBlue” guiding principles.  Being “MendixBlue” means that you live the culture, and you consistently improve it as we grow.  It’s kind of a big deal.

We put the customer first.  Without our customers, we have no business.  So, if you act in the best interest of our customers, always…you belong here.

We think big. We work to have a meaningful, lasting impact on the world.  So, if you aim high and think long term…you belong here.

We innovate.  We want to be what happens next.  So, if you ask “what if?” and work to find a way or make one…you belong here. 

We nurture talent.  We look, not just at the sum of what an individual has done, but at the potential of who they can be.  So, if you’re up for learning from your failures…you belong here.

We hear every voice.  Inflated egos don’t last here, humility does.  So, if you share credit and ensure that the best ideas win – regardless of who they come from…you belong here.

We own it.  If something needs doing, we do it. So, if you focus on the outcome, and take initiative to get it done…you belong here.

We have fun.  We use laughter as a common language.  We can ask for help and we’re happy to give it.  So, if you find joy and purpose in what you do…you belong here.

Make your career at Mendix.

There are precious few jobs that let you create the future. But you’ll find one at Mendix. We are at a pivotal time in our company’s existence: where rapid growth meets stable funding.  This is the time for industrious people to raise their hands to solve the next generation of problems. Mendix is a place where ambitious people can thrive; where you can identify an issue, propose a solution, and build the structure to make it happen.

Important to know: Mendix is a Siemens business, which means we’re backed by the resources and stability of one of the world’s largest and most forward-looking enterprises. Think: job security.

Since our company was founded in 2005, our aim has been to create a great work environment for people at all stages in their careers. That’s why we are so pleased and honored that we were rated a top Cloud Computing Company to work for in 2019, based on feedback from our employees on Glassdoor. With offices in the Netherlands, the UK, Germany, and the US, (and more coming), we provide an international playground to truly impact the world through low-code.

About Mendix

About us We are creating an application platform that empowers people to build and continuously improve apps at unprecedented speed and scale. Who we are We’ve been in your shoes We know firsthand how hard it can be to quickly build software your users love, while maintaining the control you need. Having worked with hundreds of enterprise customers, we also understand how difficult it is to successfully execute a digital strategy. Our mission Our founders created Mendix to solve the biggest challenge in digital innovation: to empower IT and Business teams to collaborate like never before, while experiencing unmatched speed and control. These principles are architected into the very core of our platform, and they drive our relentless focus on your success. We are here to help We love helping you build breakthrough digital experiences, rejecting the conventional approach of merely doing the same things faster. We seek a long-term partnership with your team so we can help you deliver transformative value through applications. Our conviction—and your success—is powered by a diverse team of passionate and exceptional talent.

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