Software Architect / Designer

Luminex Network Intelligence

Location:  Genk – Belgium



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Luminex Network Intelligence is seeking a skilled and visionary Software Architect / Designer to join our talented team and contribute to the development of our cutting-edge technology.

Taking up both roles, you will be the founder of a brand-new software platform that will serve as the back-end infrastructure at professional on-premise AVL networks, operated by cloud-based management tools.

As a Software Designer, you will further detail theoverall architecture of an on-premise, high-performance, secure back-end system, a real-time monitoring & logging analytics service and cloud-native management tools.

As a Back-End Designer, you will further detail the technical specifications and participate in the development of a working proof-of-concept version, taking up a leading role in a growing development team that works towards production readiness and beyond.

Key Responsibilities


  • Collaborate closely with cross-functional teams, including product managers, UX/UI designers, software developers and QA engineers.  

  • Create a high-level architectural design that outlines and documents the overall structure and components of our back-end systems. 

  • Document comprehensive system design specifications, including data models, APIs and integration strategies, that guide the development team in building robust and scalable back-end systems. 

  • Automate the deployment, scaling and management of containerized applications by integrating a container orchestration platform. 

  • Implement real-time analytics solutions to provide monitoring, visualization and logging insights of a networking infrastructure. 

  • Integrate predictive analytics techniques, including time-series analysis, to derive actionable observations from the data collected within the network. 

  • Engage in code reviews to ensure adherence to architectural standards and provide mentorship and guidance to the development team on best practices. 

Required Competences

  • Proven experience in designing scalable, high-performance back-end systems, ideally in a multi-component architecture integrating both on-premise and cloud components. 

  • Understanding of modular and microservices architecture principles and practices. 

  • Strong familiarity with on-premise deployments, cloud services and infrastructure as code (IAC) tools. 

  • Experience with containerization and orchestration technologies such as Docker and Kubernetes. 

  • Familiarity with tools for real-time monitoring, logging and analytics like Grafana, Prometheus and an ELK stack. 

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills. 

  • Ability to lead and manage a team of engineers, fostering collaboration and guiding their professional growth. 

  • Passionate about making great products even greater. 

  • Good verbal and written communication skills in English and Dutch. 

Our offer

We offer you a challenging role in a fast-growing Belgian company with a well-known reputation in the worldwide entertainment industry. You will become part of an agile team of developers and engineers, creating the most sophisticated technology for the AV industry. With an intensive training program, we also encourage you to continue to grow in your career and develop your talents. This role comes with a permanent employment contract, a competitive salary, a comprehensive extralegal package and a bunch of fun colleagues.

Sound interesting, but Lumi-who?

Luminex Network Intelligence is a manufacturer of data distribution equipment for lighting, audio and video solutions in the professional entertainment industry. We develop multiple devices to set up a large AV network without any IT knowledge. As a pioneer in the relatively young application of show-control data networks, we managed to become a respected brand in the international AV industry over the past 15 years. Our devices are being used to build the backbone for a rock solid and fully redundant network on big shows such as the Eurovision Song Contest in Copenhagen, the opening ceremony of the Sotsji Winter Games, Glastonbury festival, multiple concerts at Madison Square Garden and world tours of multiple super stars like Robbie Williams, Muse, Coldplay, Adele and Beyoncé.