Nuance Software Architect (Flexible Working) in Budapest, Hungary

At Nuance, we empower people with the ability to seamlessly interact with their connected devices and the digital world around them. We are creating a world where technology thinks and acts the way people do by designing the most human, natural, and intuitive ways of interacting with technology.

Our nimble technology uses analytics and advanced algorithms to transform the inanimate into animate and reduce complicated processes into simple ones.

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As a member of the Technical Architecture team you will be responsible for reviewing product solutions and supporting implementations with recommended technologies and designs.

Your focus will be to build out the architecture and design of our common components and shared services across all Nuance Document Imaging solutions. Working as part of the Technical Architecture team we will establish common divisional initiatives and goals within product-specific timelines and roadmaps.

As a team, we will also provide feedback on implementation by product engineering teams as well and recommendations to ensure adherence to established designs and alignment with future vision, cross-product reuse, and general industry best practices.


  • Working with product teams to identify commonality and opportunities for establishing components/services/technologies across current and future product lines.

  • Presenting internally to the team on the design and architecture of Nuance Document Imaging product solutions and their designs.

  • Supporting the team's oversight into the implementation of, and adherence to, established architectures and designs by individual product engineering teams across multiple geographies.

  • Reinforcing alignment of technology vision in all interactions with teams, including Product Management, Product Engineering, Professional Services, and Global Alliances.

  • Supporting the production of a technology roadmap aligning specific deliverables with current product initiatives in near-term and longer-term efforts.

  • Aligning technical direction and delivery with business requirements, goals, and constraints, including timelines, product maturity, team skills, and distribution channel capabilities.

  • Active participation in the creation of standards for architectures and designs across product lines, including critical areas of security, high availability, and cloud initiatives.

  • Provide technical input on new industry technologies, partner solutions, and possible acquisitions, for impact and value to the business.

  • Staying current on industry and enterprise technology direction and able to pro-actively identify areas of opportunity, risk, and impact to Nuance Document Imaging business and plans.


Number of Years of Work Experience: 7-10+

Required Skills:

  • Must have at least 7- 10 years of progressive technology and business work experience.

  • Extensive knowledge of enterprise infrastructures and architectures (can include virtualization, cloud, network & data security, and mobile computing)

  • Experience working with remote teams in a global organization of different cultures.

  • Strong technical documentation skills to clearly articulate a problem statement, compare pros and cons of options, present design guidelines and create comprehensive technical solution design specifications.

  • Demonstrated ability to take in information, objectively evaluate, and support the generation of consensus across product teams.

  • In-depth understanding of software development processes and how to leverage them to achieve a desired technical strategy.

    • Working experience with an Agile methodology and as a catalyst for change into an Agile methodology.
  • Willingness and ability to travel internationally for both internal technical/business efforts and for external partner and customer meetings.

  • Meeting with partner organizations to collaborate on technical details, describing our solutions and designs, while understanding and summarizing their designs internally.

Preferred Skills:

  • Experience with cloud technology stacks for databases, caching, application hosting, and reverse proxy are a plus.

  • Experience in a Document Imaging related field such as print, capture, document workflow, or document analytics/management a plus.

Education: Bachelor of Computer Science or equivalent.

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