Platform Architect (m/f) for a new FinLeap Venture

Berlin, Germany


We’re FinLeap, a Fintech company builder based in Berlin and active in more than ten countries. Along with our passionate co-founders, we launch several startups per year and focus on a long-overdue disruption and digitalization of banking and insurance. We’re now looking for a IT / Business Architect (m/f) to join one of our new SME finance ventures.

You strive to bring our teams, systems and services together. Interacting with people from all sides of the business you influence the future shape of our product by enabling us to improve our efficiency, map our dependencies and realise our opportunities!


What will keep you challenged?

  • Helping to define, shape and evolve the architecture and structure of our Platform focusing on performance, scalability and quality.
  • Planning information architecture by mapping and envisioning our architectural scheme, information structure and features, functionality, and user-interface design; preparing data models; designing information structure, evaluating information representation
  • Collaborating with UX strategists and product owners to identify user requirements by researching and analyzing user needs, preferences, objectives, and working methods; studying how users consume content, including data categorization and labeling
  • Coaching and mentoring team leads and developers in the technical aspects of the platform features
  • Coordinating with Product Owners and Technical Leads to document structures and processes
  • Participating in sales and onboarding activities

What will make you succeed?
  • Multiple years of experience in analysis, conceptual architecture and design
  • An understanding and appreciation of the Banking industry and related products
  • Experience with implementing SaaS solutions
  • Ability to interact and empathise with development teams and an understanding of the differences between a feature, service and database
  • An expert level of communication with internal and external technical and business decision-makers, excellent English language, German language a plus

Why Finleap?
  • We are reshaping banking for small and medium businesses by developing a fully digital experience
  • We empower entrepreneurs to reshape finance by providing all essential components for the successful launch of FinTechs
  • A mix of serial entrepreneurs and industry experts work together to ensure each company’s success
  • Talented, dedicated and passionate people are at the core of our business
  • We believe hard work and success deserve to be celebrated—both in and out of the office