Senior Business Analyst/Software Architect - Paris Office

The place of work will be in our Paris office.

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At Ariane, we are building the next generation solution for self-check-in/check-out for the hospitality industry. Our vision is to digitalize the customer journey of the arriving & also departing hotel guests so that they can enjoy a seamless experience.

With millions of yearly transactions completed for more than 3000 hotels in over 25 countries, we deliver a multichannel cutting edge & robust technology integrated into all typologies of hotels.
Founded in 2001, Ariane has leveraged on its expertise in interactive kiosk, web & mobile to become the worlds leading supplier of digital check-in/check-out solutions. With corporate headquarters based in Paris, France, Ariane Systems maintains regional offices in North America, UK, Germany, Spain, Benelux, and Scandinavia.



  • At the core product team, our vision is to design products that solve real issues. With an entrepreneurial mindset, the whole agile team is working hard to design powerful, flexible and intuitive products.
  • We are a team of experts focusing on building and refining the features that will make an impact in the industry thanks to a scaled, robust and extensible cloud solution.


Think bold: Do not fear to try. When we fail, we also learn how to improve.

Each detail counts the same: Product quality is not negotiable. Every single product function needs to solve an issue and should never bring another concern.
Feel innovation: Status-quo is not an option. Challenge the existing any time it can bring more value to the solution.

You are most likely a person who has worked in a Development or Product team. You know how to listen to a client, understand his needs and constrains, and effectively translate this into formal business requirements or specifications. I.e., you feel comfortable communicating both in plain English and “tech-talk”.

You are self-driven, curious and always on the lookout for new technologies and how to use these. You like to work in a team together with other professionals. Priorities, tasks and planning of your workday is something you feel comfortable organizing on your own to best support the business, our needs and priorities.

We would love if you are able to identify new areas of improvement, ways of our using our technology and the general platform. Pro-active, communicative and easy to work with.



  • Developing high-level product specifications with attention to system integration and feasibility
  • Collaborating with other professionals to determine functional and non-functional requirements for new software or applications


We are looking for an experienced Business to make intuitive high level decisions for software development.

You will be working closely with the other team leads in the R&D department, as well as Product Management and the Professional Services team. As a member of the R&D team, you'll have a highly visible role and contribute directly to the business outcomes of the company. You will be expected to interact with enterprise clients in a business analyst role.

The goal is to provide a framework for the development of a software or system that will result in high quality IT solutions.



  • Collaborate with other professionals to determine functional and non-functional requirements for new software or applications
  • Use tools and methodologies to create representations for functions and user interface of desired product
  • Develop high-level product specifications with attention to system integration and feasibility
  • Communicate successfully all concepts and guidelines to development team
  • Oversee progress of development team to ensure consistency with initial design
  • Approve final product before launch to ensure it fulfills business requirements and architectural design


  • We know no-one has all of the skills listed below, but it should give a good understanding of what we are looking for in terms of experience.
  • Proven experience either as a Business Analyst or as a Software Architect
  • Experience with Scrum and Agile development
  • Knowledge of software and application design and architecture
  • Excellent knowledge of UML and other modeling methods
  • Experience with cloud based deployments (Microsoft Azure) is a plus
  • 5-10 years of experience as a full time IT professional
  • A technical mindset with great attention to detail
  • High quality organizational and leadership skills
  • Good communication and presentation abilities
  • Medium to Advanced English (written and spoken)
  • MSc/MA in computer science, engineering or relevant field. Other work experience can substitute formal education if relevant and applicable.
  • Willing to work internationally.


  • We develop using .net and .net core
  • We utilize the Azure cloud. Primarily PaaS, but also IaaS
  • All documentation and internal communication is in English
  • All tasks and sprints are planned using VSTS (formerly TFS)
  • Slack is our primary communication tool
  • Our clients are hotels in Europe, North America and Asia.
  • Our development team is based in our Paris HQ with a second team in Cluj, Romania.
  • 25-30 people in the R&D team

Join us to become one of the builders of the leading edge technology dedicated to the hospitality industry. We share the same will to magnify the guest experience and give any hotelier the tools to master the digitalization of their industry.

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