Lead Architect

Lead Architect

Tallinn, Estonia 

Our client are a technology solutions company operating in the igaming space are looking for a Lead Architect, to join their fast-growing company. The experienced Lead Architect we are looking for should be a hands on technical leader with passion for high quality scalable technology, strong overall technical competency and ability to take initiative.

As a Lead Architect you will:


  • Establish and manage the center of excellence group to define an architectural implementation roadmap in collaboration with product team.
  • Assist on economic decision making based on buy vs build model and facilitate related discussions.
  • Manage risk identification and risk mitigation strategies associated with the architecture.


  • Lead the architectural discussions and support development teams on prioritizing these activities with SH-s and TPO-s.
  • Encourage collaboration between different teams when developing technical solutions.
  • Assist development teams in creating architectural blueprints. Architectural team has to ensure that architectural documents are up-to-date, shared and stored properly.
  • Distribute tasks between chapters based on architectural blueprints when necessary.


  • Provide architectural requirements to business initiatives to ensure alignment with overall architectural vision.
  • Translate complex functional and technical requirements to detailed architecture.
  • Oversee our system and services on higher level and knows their interconnection.
  • Defines communication between system modules and drives it’s improvements.
  • Identify gaps in architectural design and propose improvements.
  • Develop high-level product specification with attention to system integration.
  • Define scalable service oriented architectural vision for product portfolio.
  • Evaluate and recommend tools, technologies and processes to ensure the highest quality product platform.

You will be successful in your role when you have:

  • In depth backend development experience using Java (SpringBoot and reactive approach is a plus)
  • Hands-on experience with micro-services architecture and event-sourcing
  • Good knowledge of frontend technologies (we use Angular)
  • Good knowledge of database design and data structures
  • Understanding of standard web security practices
  • Knowledge of best practices in SEO implementation, Google analytics
  • Knowledge of containerization, Docker and /or cloud platforms (GCP, AWS)
  • Experience of Project Management or leading technical projects
  • Willingness and want to get involved with hands on coding for about 20% of your time
  • Awareness of architecture frameworks (for example TOGAF)

What’s in it for you:

  • Professional growth and development and ensuring your work is engaging, fulfilling and fun
  • Vibrant multicultural working environment with representatives from over 15 different nationalities 
  • Inclusive environment, you’ll never lunch alone 🙂  (unless you really want to)
  • Social bunch of colleagues, whatever your sport or whatever your game, you will be sure to find someone to join you. 
  • Benefits that are industry leading and competitive salaries and incentives
  • Modern offices with a stunning view of Ülemiste lake and as if that was not enough, breakfast together once a week and you can always find fresh fruit and snacks in the kitchen

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