Software Architect / Lead Developer

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Software Architect / Lead Developer

Utilus, a cutting-edge technology company revolutionizing the industry, is seeking an exceptional Software Architect & Lead Developer to join our dynamic team. Embrace the chance to work on groundbreaking projects and make a significant impact in shaping the future of our industry.

Full-time · Amsterdam

About the role

Join our team of Lead Engineers/Software Architects in the Software Design and Delivery department. You'll collaborate with a dedicated product owner, leading your own project/customer team and driving crucial decisions on technology, team culture, and productivity. You willll balance software engineering, cutting-edge design, and mentorship.

At Utilus, we prioritize a dynamic and stimulating environment for all employees. That's why we offer exciting opportunities for periodic rotation into different projects and teams, expanding your skills and professional network. Reporting directly to our CTO, you'll play a pivotal role in shaping the technical direction of our software design and development division, leaving a lasting impact on our company's future.

Key skills

  • Excellent software engineering skills in C#, and perhaps in one of the following: C, C++, Java, Python, Typescript
  • Excellent understanding of various types of databases and data architectures
  • Excellent understanding of API’s and Event patterns
  • Solid knowledge and understanding of software architecture principles and patterns
  • Solid educational/theoretical background as evidenced by a M.Sc. in computer science or similar education
  • Ability to lead a team of engineers by coaching and mentoring them
  • Solid understanding of code quality standards and analysis techniques
  • Designing, setting up, and optimizing CI/CD pipelines
  • Ability to organize and conclude collective technology decisions
  • You are able to argue technology decisions and convince those around you in a constructive manner


  • Preferably leading a software engineering team
  • 4-6 years of C# .NET development experience
  • Dealing with customers in a project context
  • Multiple years of experience working on complex software projects
  • Cloud architect certificates (AWS, GCP, Azure); K8S

Why Join Utilus

  • Impactful projects: Be part of a company that is revolutionizing industries and shaping the future of technology.
  • Collaborative culture: Work alongside brilliant minds, exchange ideas, and contribute to a dynamic and inclusive work environment.
  • Competitive compensation: Receive a generous salary package, including a 20% yearly bonus and comprehensive benefits.
  • Work-life balance: Benefit from flexible working hours and unlimited paid time off (PTO) allowing you to achieve harmony between your personal and professional life. 

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Pedro Alonso

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Taylor Daniels

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Do you want to join our team as our new Software Architect / Lead Developer? Then we'd love to hear about you!

Utilus is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.