Senior Software Architect

  • Paris - France
  • Full-time

We are looking for a Senior Software Architect (H/F) in Paris - La Défense to join our tribe dedicated to build the most resilient and innovative products to connect energy world through markets and support the energy transition.


Who We Are

Global Energy Management (GEM) is one of ENGIE’s Business Units. We deliver services in supply and logistics management, asset management, risk management, market access management, while contributing to the market understanding, design and efficiency and developing market solutions to accelerate the energy transition.

GEM manages one of the largest and most diversified energy portfolios in Europe, including electricity, natural gas, bulk commodities and environmental products.

With 5 trading platforms and activities in more than 50 countries, GEM has an extended geographical coverage in Europe, Asia-Pacific and in the US. It employs 1,300 people around the world.

You will join GEM-IS, the team in charge of designing, developing and operating enchanting technological solutions for GEM and its customers. GEM-IS entered a year ago in a very promising transformation journey that fosters a strong culture of innovation, entrepreneurship and technological excellency through empowerment and autonomy.

We want to build a unique tech tribe and we need your talent!


Our Culture

  • Purpose – we strongly believe in the importance of building a collective vision of our tribe project and make a reality of it.
  • Empowerment – we intend to hire the best engineers and provide the right environment to let you self-organize and fully express your talent.
  • Agility – we foster a culture where change is a chance, we do things iteratively, inspect and then adapt.
  • Impact – we focus on getting things done, create value and contribute actively to the collective challenge we jump in.


What Will Be Your Role


Main activities

  • Define and own the detailed technical architecture for GEM-IS
  • Facilitate the troubleshooting of pre/post-production issues working closely with the development teams
  • Own the Software development coding standards, code review, and all documentation
  • Contribute to the Agile development process by helping product owners prioritize and author developer stories
  • Ensure collaboration with Sr. Management to help generate task breakdowns, and accurate schedules
  • Interface with QA regarding release schedules, training, testing schedule assistance and review test cases
  • Design fault-tolerant, scalable and decoupled software solutions
  • Lead technology decision making with a strong emphasis on the reasoning behind those decisions
  • Research new technologies and their potential impact our current processes
  • Identify areas of improvement between systems, and help design solutions
  • Build standards and best practices for cross-cutting software development concerns
  • Teach and mentor architects and engineers to expand their knowledge of software development and standards


Your profile


Degree / Experience

  • Master degree in Information Technology
  • 6+ years’ experience designing and developing applications
  • Experience in managing a team of developers


Requirements And General Skills

  • Ability to effectively work cross functionally in a fast paced and various work environment
  • Excellent problem solving skills
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment
  • Ability to project professionalism over the phone and in person
  • Willingness to take initiative and to follow through on projects
  • Willingness to learn new technologies
  • Excellent time management skills, with the ability to prioritize and multi-task, and work under shifting deadlines



  • .NET, Java, OutSystems, Javascript, VB6, Python, GAMS, C, C++, PHP



  • French: fluent
  • English: fluent


Working place

  • Paris
  • Travels: Brussels (occasional)


Engie Global Markets - Paris La Défense


Seniority Level



  • Information Technology and Services
  • Computer Software
  • Internet

Employment Type


Job Functions

  • Engineering
  • Information Technology


Disclaimer: This job offer was originally posted on LinkedIn.