Microsoft Azure Solution Architect - Digital Platform

Location: Bayern, Germany Salary: other benefits
Sector: Manufacturing Type: Permanent
Reference #: PR/077373_1629282609

RED Executive is delighted to be working with a global manufacturing business to recruit - a Microsoft Azure Solution Architect - Digital Platform in Bavaria, on a permanent full-time basis. Our client is a leading player within their field, going through exciting times of redesign and centralisation of their global IT Systems landscape.

What is it in for you?

  • Opportunity to define the Digital Solution Architecture at a global organization within a large-scale IT environment
  • Competitive remuneration package
  • Stable permanent role
  • Flexible working hours
  • Home office options (one day per week remote)
  • International and dynamic work environment
  • Relocation support to Bavaria

Key Responsibilities:

  • Defining the evolution road-map and architecture for a wide range of solutions
  • Understanding road-maps from vendors within a particular solution domain and determining their impact on the global SCM portfolio of solutions
  • Defining the solution's evolution, in alignment with the platform and/or domain strategy
  • Closely cooperating and aligning with the Enterprise Architecture group, regarding solution architecture decisions, implications, plans, and issues
  • Defining the release and enhancement road-map for the solution domain
  • Defining the projects solution architecture

Key Requirements:

  • Several years of experience as a Solution Architect at an international organisation.
  • Proven track-record of setting up/ defining Solution Architectures for large Digital Programs, with previous experience with MS Azure.
  • Very good know-how in IoT principles, ideally in IoT MS Azure reference architectures.
  • Expertise in project management, scope management, and requirements engineering.
  • Understanding and awareness of Supply-Chain Management technology and application trends, both current and future ones.
  • Experience in integrations, and micro-services applications design as well as good know-how in CI/CD best practices and software life-cycle management.
  • Agile methodology mindset, out-of-the box, and analytical thinking.
  • University Degree in Engineering, Computer Science, or equivalent.
  • Proactive and motivated individual, passionate about digitalisation.
  • Strong communication and stakeholder management skills.
  • Fluent English (Both written and spoken), German is a great advantage.