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Solution Architect

If you’re ready to start the next chapter in your career journey, you’ve come to the right place. We’re always happy to hear from people who are eager to learn and grow, and share our values. Read more about the role and apply.

About the role

Solution Architects at Futurice are generalists working across a variety of industries to help private and public sector clients solve significant business and technology challenges. In this role, you would work with digital services, cloud architecture, software development and improve how digital operations are conducted in large organizations. You will play a significant role in shaping the architecture team and contributing to our company’s thought leadership efforts. Due to the exploratory nature of this role, you will also assist in account management and sales-related activities.

Our specializations include the following areas:

Cloud architecture

  • We have solid experience with Microsoft Azure, AWS and Google Cloud and designing for a single Cloud provider or Hybrid Cloud scenarios
  • We develop complex scenarios using cloud agnostic stacks

Security architecture

  • We facilitate Threat Modeling and Risk Management workshops
  • We perform Security Auditing, and recommend code pipeline best practices

AI & Data architecture

  • We build Data Lake and Data platform solutions in the Cloud
  • We work with Analytics, Visualisations and Business Intelligence systems (e.g. Splunk, Kibana, PowerBI, QlikView, QuickSight, Data Studio, etc)
  • We create and train AI/Machine Learning models (e.g. Tensorflow, Pytorch, Apache MXNet)
  • We develop Generative AI solutions in the Cloud (OpenAI, Azure OpenAI, AWS Bedrock)

The recipe for success

As a Solution Architect you have a broad understanding of technology, along with a toolset of modern frameworks and methodologies. You have several years of experience in software development and have expanded the scope of problems you tackle, as you also aim to create an impact on organisational issues.

In more detail, we hope you have:

  • Broad knowledge of tools, frameworks and technologies related to designing, implementing, deploying and hosting software services.
  • A Solid experience in at least one of the following Architecture domains: Cloud, Security and/or Data & AI.
  • Experience with Well-Architected frameworks from AWS and Microsoft is a plus
  • Associate or Expert level certificates from cloud providers is a plus
  • Strong expertise in agile software development and methods (e.g. Scrum, Kanban).
  • Experience in designing and implementing modern REST-based APIs, using e.g. Java, C#, Scala, or Node.js.
  • A good understanding of both relational databases as well as no-SQL databases.
  • Fluency in English is required, fluent Finnish is a plus
  • Strong leadership skills in achieving momentum, action and results
  • Ability to ask the right questions and drive troubleshooting with experts
  • Thought leadership and influencing skills: public speaking, tech articles, etc.
  • Willingness to step up in abstraction level to solve organizational issues and drive results in big projects.
  • Ability to work in diverse work cultures and comfortable with non-hierarchical organizations.

Your home office can be either Tampere or Helsinki. Please kindly note that, at this time, we are unable to offer relocation opportunities, or we will need to be highly selective in considering such requests.

Futurice offers you

Besides our overall cultural and organizational model, we are committed to supporting your professional growth. As an agency, we have a versatile portfolio of projects, and we solve a variety of problems that require different kinds of tools. This provides you with a unique chance to pursue your learning goals and broaden your skill set.Throughout your journey, you will be inspired and supported, as our goal is to be the Ultimate Learning Platform for your career. Moreover, you will have the opportunity to work with the most motivated and multi-talented forces in development, design, and strategy.

Additionally, here are some of the perks we offer:

  • Futurice Hybrid Work Model
  • Choice of laptop, phone, tablet, headphones and other work gear
  • Sports and lunch benefit
  • Futurice's clubs for free-time activities
  • Learning events
  • Certification programs

Next steps

If this sounds like the opportunity you’ve been looking for and are ready to take the next step, please submit your application latest by 30.4.2024. However we will process the applications in the order they are received and will fill in the position once we find the right talent. So, if you’re interested, don’t wait until the end of the application period.

Our application form is about as easy as it gets, just enter your contact information and upload your attachments. We’re hoping to see at least your CV and a few lines about yourself and why you want to join Futurice. You’ll also have the option to submit a link to your LinkedIn, as well as share other attachments relevant to the application.

We will process the applications in the order of their arrival. Those selected for the interview phase can look forward to an initial discussion, both in order for us to get to know you better, and for you to get more familiar with life at Futurice. That will be followed by an in-depth talk with your potential future colleagues to dive deeper into your professional skills, and finally, one more general chat where you’ll discuss things like your potential future projects.

If you have any questions, reach out to Please, don't send applications via email.

How we work

Ever since Futurice was founded, we’ve been committed to offering a workplace people will genuinely enjoy coming to every morning, Mondays included. We’ve put tons of effort into fostering a healthy and welcoming company culture combined with fair and competitive salaries as well as perks that improve the wellbeing of each Futuricean – take a look here to learn more, check our Culture handbook 2.0 and get to know some of our people through their career stories. Each of our offices also adds its own unique vibe and flavor into the mix. Learn more about our offices here!

At Futurice, new joiners are not expected to fit into a specific mold – people are free to come as they are, regardless of their background. We believe there’s power in perspectives and consider diversity an important part of our success – which is why we have made diversity, equity and inclusion (DE&I) a key component of our company’s strategy. You can learn more about our DE&I commitment and efforts here.

We're Futurice

We are Futurice, an outcome-focused digital transformation company.We help our clients solve their biggest challenges and empower them to make a positive impact on the world.

Founded in 2000, our team comprises over 800 diverse experts who represent more than 60 different nationalities. We have Nordic roots and a global mindset and operate across Europe.

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