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John Smith
Data Scientist, USA
Cloud-Ready Data
Digital Transformation
Data Governance

Remote, Northeast USA

Software Architect

Meeting your future team:

  • Join the architecture team as a product architect to support one of Collibra’s products as architecture lead to make sure the product fits in the SaaS vision and follows the architectural principles. 
  • You will report to the Director of product architecture and will be part of a central architecture scrum team to improve and help out on all the architectural decision with a focus on your assigned product.
  • Acting as one Collibra you’ll help out making decisions and coordinating deliveries by identifying risks, architectural strategies and operational improvements to deliver our software as smoothly as possible with the highest possible quality. 

Software Systems Architect's  at Collibra are responsible for:

  • Work closely with Product and Engineering Leads to help achieve the business goals and ultimately solve problems of our customers
  • Understand Collibra current software design and promote pragmatic changes to continuously evolve into cloud native and microservices architecture
  • Act as technical leader, influence others by promoting incremental improvements and can do attitude
  • Documenting the architecture current state and the architecture reference, its artifacts, building blocks, non-functional requirements and patterns to be used by development and operational teams
  • Reinforce and promote the best development guidelines, processes, tools, design patterns and practices

You Have:

  • Strong experience as a software architect building and evolving SaaS products
  • A great development background (8+years), preferably using a similar stack to ours: Java, Spring, Typescript, React, Relational Databases, among others
  • Experience and interest with modern methodologies and technologies such as: 12 factor, design patterns, containerization, cloud native infrastructure, horizontal scalability, TDD, performance testing, etc
  • You are comfortable working fully in English - we're a global team, and it's the language we share!

You Are:

  • Empathetic and an effective communicator, being able to adjust to different channels, styles and audiences
  • Pragmatic, business oriented and positive minded
  • Motivated to work together with diverse and distributed teams
  • A problem solver, curious and learning oriented


Measures of success:

  • Within your first month, you will understand the product main business value and how it fits within the Collibra Software Landscape
  • Within your third month, you will help the team defining next steps and come up with ideas on how to implement new capabilities aligned with the architectural principles
  • Within your sixth month, you will own the target architecture of the product, know how the next steps move the current state closer to the target, and are able to extend your workload by taking up architectural tasks outside of the product scope.


Benefits at Collibra:

We strive to provide all Collibrians with competitive and cost-efficient benefits that are aligned to our company values. As a high-growth company, our goal is to offer flexibility and choice with our benefits programs to support the evolving needs of our changing workforce. The specific offerings will differ slightly by region but our {Be}well benefit programs encompass the following strategic pillars:

  • {Be}Healthy: Healthcare for yourself and eligible dependents (inclusive of partners/domestic partners), mental health resources and care, tax-advantaged accounts, income protection, discount programs and more! Additionally, we encourage employees to treat their whole self by offering a bi-monthly calendar of events and programming dedicated to our {Be}well initiatives which focus on wellbeing areas including emotional, professional & social, financial, physical, allyship & belonging and giving back.
  • {Be}With Family: We offer multiple types of leave so that you can spend time with loved ones, including parental leave, caregiver leave and our annual family day. These are all complementary to our culture in which we value output over hours!
  • {Be}Kind: Collibra For Good, Unconscious Bias & Allyship training, Manager Racial Injustice training and Collibra-led fundraisers.
  • {Be}Unplugged: Our paid time off programs include vacation, holidays, sick time and compassionate/bereavement leave. We also offer remote-friendly meditation sessions and cooking lessons – all of which you’re actively encouraged to use!
  • {Be}Informed: Competitive compensation, bonus potential, private company equity, merit reviews and promotion cycles, company pension, discounts programs, access to LinkedIn Learning, employee referral program, employee rewards & recognition, development programs and more!
  • {Be}Together: Community and belonging with our Employee Resource Groups (ERGs) and personal interest groups, ERG-driven events, speaker series, and celebrations, a dedicated DEI council, the virtual Collibra cafe, trivia, bingo games and much more! 

When in-person (office) life resumes, we look forward to more snacks, catered lunches, team offsites and social events (think holiday gift exchange, fundraising events, happy hours, celebrations and more)!

Equal Opportunity:

At Collibra, we’re proud to be an equal opportunity employer – which ties directly to our core value, “open, direct, and kind.” We realize the key to creating a company with a world-class culture and employee experience comes from who we hire and creating a workplace that celebrates everyone. 

With this, we proudly consider qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, pregnancy, sex, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, physical or mental disability, HIV status, registered domestic partner status, caregiver status, marital status, veteran or military status, citizenship status or any other legally protected category.