A+W is the worldwide market leader for software in the flat glass as well as the window and door industry with headquarters in central Hessia. Our company was founded over 40 years ago on a crisis-proof foundation. We are expanding and looking for a Software Architect (m/f/o) for our location in Pohlheim, Germany, who shares our passion for software and who will continue to conquer the global market together with us, win new customers and make our existing customers even happier.

Software Architect (m/f/o)

                 Reference number: AW-D-260-22-18-01



  • An open-minded, friendly team with an open door policy and "corporate you"
  • Light-flooded offices in a green area, modern IT infrastructure, hybrid working
  • Christmas allowance as well as bonus payments
  • Subsidized lunch, free drinks and fresh fruit
  • Good work-life balance thanks to flexitime system with core working hours and 30 days' vacation
  • Attractive company pension plan and childcare allowance
  • Accident insurance also for private life
  • Free parking, industrial area near the A5


  • Collaboration in the evaluation and introduction of new software technologies
  • Definition and monitoring of the future software architecture together
    with the development management
  • Involvement of external development teams
  • Future leadership of a Scrum team
  • Permanent improvement of the architecture and processes
  • Independent development, maintenance, and enhancement of our software
  • Design and implementation of innovative solution concepts for our customers
  • Active participation and co-design within the supported product area
  • Coordination with product management, project planning and, if necessary, our customers
  • Extension of module components according to current market requirements
  • Elaboration and development of project-specific solutions
  • Collaboration in the evaluation and introduction of new software technologies


  • IT specialist in application development or degree in computer science / business informatics or similar
  • Several years of professional experience in a comparable position
  • Several years of experience in leading development teams
  • Industry experience in the manufacturing industry, ideally small batch / variant production
  • Experience in the development of enterprise software solutions
  • Good knowledge in structuring and building modular software
  • Experience in the implementation of microservices and web interfaces
  • Practical knowledge in agile software development
  • Expertise in one or more of the following: C, C++, C#, .NET, MVC, databases,
    SOA, cloud development, inter-process communication frameworks
  • Good command of English and German
  • Passion for software development and the motivation to contribute and expand your own knowledge
  • Drive to keep trying new things and challenge the tried and true
  • Strong communication skills and technical leadership of the interdisciplinary teams

We look forward to your application. Please apply via our application portal
For questions about this job offer, please contact Mr. René Befort at +49 151 1622 8772.

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