Principal Architect

Permanent contract|Bangalore|Innovation / Project / Organization

Principal Architect

Bangalore, India Permanent contract Innovation / Project / Organization


Understand company needs to define system specifications. Plan and design technology solutions and guide the implementation strategy.Self-starter and ability to come up with innovative solution to challenging problems. Communicate system requirements to software development teams, Evaluate and select appropriate software or hardware and suggest integration methods. Oversee assigned programs eg conduct code review and provide guidance to team members. Assist with solving technical problems when they arise. Ensure the implementation of agreed architecture and infrastructure. Address technical concerns ideas and suggestions. Jump in when needed to solve performance or quality problems and Monitor systems to ensure they meet both user needs and Business goals.

Profile required

Candidate shall be a bachelors / masters in Computer Science from a reputed institute with 10-15 years of experience


> Proven experience as a Technical Architect for a large project

> Proven experience in managing transformation initiatives

> Strong knowledge of Java and related technologies

> Strong knowledge of Microservices and related tools

> Strong knowledge of SQL

> 3+ years of experience on REST APIs, functional programming and multithreading

> Experience building high performant and high throughput applications

> Hands on experience in virtualization and container technologies

> Hands on experience in CI/CD processes and tools

> Hands on exposure to working in Public cloud environments AWS and/or Azure

> Hands on experience in scaling container based applications using microservices and Docker containers

> Hands on experience in using Container orchestration tools – Kubernetes or Docker Swarm

> Hands on experience with Container Networking, application deployment using CI/CD

> Any exposure to monitoring tools such as Grafana, Kafka etc is a plus

> Comfortable with using Linux based development environments

> Basic knowledge of Hadoop ecosystem is preferred

> Exposure to front end technologies like React.js, Angular framework is preferred.

> Hands On programmer in Java/Scala

Why join us

We are committed to creating a diverse environment and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

Business insight

At Société Générale, we are convinced that people are drivers of change, and that the world of tomorrow will be shaped by all their initiatives, from the smallest to the most ambitious.

Whether you’re joining us for a period of months, years or your entire career, together we can have a positive impact on the future. Creating, daring, innovating and taking action are part of our DNA.

If you too want to be directly involved, grow in a stimulating and caring environment, feel useful on a daily basis and develop or strengthen your expertise, you will feel right at home with us!

Still hesitating?
You should know that our employees can dedicate several days per year to solidarity actions during their working hours, including sponsoring people struggling with their orientation or professional integration, participating in the financial education of young apprentices and sharing their skills with charities. There are many ways to get involved.

We are an equal opportunities employer and we are proud to make diversity a strength for our company. Societe Generale is committed to recognizing and promoting all talents, regardless of their beliefs, age, disability, parental status, ethnic origin, nationality, gender identity, sexual orientation, membership of a political, religious, trade union or minority organisation, or any other characteristic that could be subject to discrimination.

Reference: 22000I2T
Entity: Societe Generale India
Starting date: immediate
Publication date: 2022/11/09