Solution Architect CONTEXT: TRANSFORMATION
Our customer is undertaking a major digital transformation program that will completely transform the way we engage with our customers. We are looking for architects that can join us to support our digital transformation program. Next to that you will be involved in any other transformative projects such as potential new merger and acquisitions. Tele
As an architect you are actively contributing to innovation within our customer for instance by developing proof of concepts (eg in the context of Big Data, Social, Bitcoin, Artificial Intellgience, Internet Of Things, Mobile etc).
You participate in transformation projects where you define the high level architectural impact. You guide the projects towards the most optimal solution in line with the IT Masterplan.
You communicate architectural choices to all stakeholders in the project including senior management. You engage with the business and with the more technical teams to explain your solution.
You are responsible for maintaining the architectural landscape documentation within your domain.
You define initiatives to transform the enterprise architecture from asis to tobe. You build a case for these initiatives and create commitment from different stakeholders.
Technology watch: You constantly maintain an overview of the technology landscape in its broadest sense (uxp, apps, AI, IoT, ..) allowing yourself to apply and use new technologies where needed..
Always think and reason from a customer's perspective.
Clear Communication: You're an excellent communicator to both internal and external stake holders.
Technology: Preferably practical knowledge of Java and hands-on experience with specific Java frameworks & standards. Experience with integration technologies, Middleware and methodologies is a plus. (eg BPEL, REST, SOAP)
Telecom knowledge: You know what TMF is, and how the prototypical landscape of a telco looks like. (preferably)
Pragmatic: You are pragmatic in your approach. You use the right techniques to provide the needed quality and detail.
Experience & Degree: Prior working experience as an architect is a plus. Master in computer science or equivalent.