Software Architect


Reports to: VP Platform, dotted line to CTO

Employment Status: Full time

Location: City Center of Poznan – Poland


Company Overview

Do you subscribe to Netflix or ever purchase a live sporting event on Pay-Per-View? If so, you have a high chance of knowing already what Cleeng does.

Each month, nearly 2 million viewers from more than 100 countries in the world access a video platform secured by Cleeng. We work with sports federations, TV networks, broadcasters, and media companies to deliver an efficient, tailored, premium video experience. With our e-commerce heritage and market-leading video business solutions, highly motivated team of 50 people in Amsterdam (HQ), NYC, Poznan, Sydney and Manila, and good funding, Cleeng is quickly becoming the indisputable leader in this space.

Working at Cleeng is rewarding, fun, and challenging. We thrive on innovation. If you want to join a fast growing business, and make a real contribution, come join our team and help shape the future of video consumption.

Your impact & mission

As a visionary (OTT) architect, you understand today’s challenges for broadcasters and are able to solve those effectively by offering the smartest SaaS platform for broadcasters selling videos online.

Your mission is to shape the structure and drive architectural changes of the Cleeng  platform, making sure it is extendible, scalable, maintainable and ready to meet our enterprise clients needs, as well as the needs of millions of viewers around the world.

Solving effectively the interoperability challenges (many devices, many payment gateways, many ID-service providers, many analytics, etc) of the video eco-system will be key, and it will make Cleeng even more the “must have commerce platform” for any innovative broadcaster.


  • Design, manage and communicate effectively about the core services and the information architecture of the Cleeng platform.
  • Drive technical innovation by selecting the best technologies and patterns to be used by the platform team.
  • Act as a technical advisor and coach to other engineers. Map and document existing and future components in order to spread the knowledge and improve onboarding.
  • Keep technical debt under control by analyzing existing codebase and flagging potential risks.
  • Work closely with members of the Professional Services team to solve the interoperability challenges of the video ecosystem and design smartly APIs – both internal and client facing.

Required Skills/Experience

  • Strong communication skills, ability to effectively structure and present complex information.
  • Strong energy. You enjoy what you do, and motivate others effectively with your passion.
  • Ability to talk both strategic, as well as in detail with various internal and external stakeholders, including key partners like IBM, Apple, Verizon and Accedo.
  • Working with layered architectures (Hexagonal, DDD, CQRS…)
  • Deep understanding of modern system architecture ( e.g. micro – services, containers, …), layered architectures (Hexagonal, DDD, CQRS), as well as object-oriented programming.
  • Self-motivated, independent, and detail-oriented.
  • Preferably experience with IAM, payments and/or e-commerce systems.
  • Having worked with or for broadcasters is a strong plus
  • 2+ years of experience on a similar position, at least 6 years of experience as software engineer.

What we offer

  • Our company grows 100%+ every year, so there are many opportunities for talented people.
  • Work with an international team of experts, in Poznan, Philippines, NYC, Amsterdam and Australia. 11 nationalities and counting!
  • Work on Unique, market leading, SaaS products “eCommerce for Videos”, with clients all over the world, from New-Zealand, Japan, Europe, US and Latam.
  • Cooperation with amazing partner ecosystem, working with leaders of the industry: Brightcove, Livestream, Accedo, IBM, Roku, Apple.
  • Good salary package, one that fits your needs.
  • Flexible working hours.
  • A great, full of energy and brand new space (Cleeng office) in the very middle of city!
  • Work closely with people who love their jobs and get all together to the next level.

Want to learn more about us – check our website and the Poznan team video

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There are lots of reasons to work here

One talented and passionate team
Join a community of professionals who push each other to strive while enjoying what they do. We like to share knowledge, experience and inspire each other every day. We like to share our knowledge and experience. Be encouraged to share your ideas and perspectives!
Global scale
Diversity defines us. We have offices in The Netherlands, USA, Philippines, Australia, and Poland. Our different backgrounds and over 14 nationalities make our workspace a unique environment and a truly international experience.
Shape tomorrow's product
Don't just watch, participate in the future of premium content consumption. We are thriving in a booming and exciting industry where you could develop your skills.
Who said party?
Relaxed professionals, that’s our motto! Be part of a fun team. Expect dinners and meetups. Join our CS go or chess intercontinental tournaments. Travel the world to work face to face with your colleagues and enjoy the ride!
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