Enterprise Architect – Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Enterprise Architect – Rotterdam, The Netherlands

About the Company

We are about 850 IT experts and enthusiasts devoted to creating inspiring customer experiences and developing best quality services, one of the leading IT providers in Switzerland. In addition, we’re building a new DevOps Center in Rotterdam and are looking to grown this to over 200 new hires over the next few years.

Our ambition – to become the #1 DevOps Team. We work on innovative and challenging projects that use “state of the art tech” in an Agile environment. As DevOps engineers we understand the equal importance of relationships, culture, soft skills, and collaborative working in a friendly environment. Be one of the first members to join and shape your new favorite workplace.

What you achieve

As part of the Enterprise Architecture teams you make a valuable contribution to the evolution of the architecture vision, the company wide architecture alignment and the enforcement of the enterprise architecture governance.

Working in interdisciplinary DevOps teams you drive the architecture runway. That is, you elaborate architecture guidelines, specify solution concepts and define implementation steps. By closely interacting and aligning with the swiss-based enterprise architecture unit, you can ensure enterprise architecture principles are followed.

You communicate and coordinate proactively with engineers, business stakeholders and agile leaders in a result-driven and smart way. Moreover, you take responsibility for the realization and the sustainability of the architectures you have specified and you can properly justify your design choices to various stakeholder groups up to top management.

Why you succeed

  • Master’s Degree (Uni/UAS/technical college) in computer science or a similar field;
  • Several years of experience in IT architecture, for instance as Enterprise Architect, Solution Architect/Designer or Integration Architect;
  • Sound experience and knowledge with common ops standards and frameworks such as ITIL, SRE and DevOps Practices incl. their implementation in large companies;
  • Extensive knowledge in data architecture and data modelling (incl. UML);
  • Knowledge of cloud computing principles, certified in the use of public cloud such as AWS and Azure;
  • Familiar with big data (graph databases), event streaming (Apache Kafka) and machine learning paradigms;
  • Practical experience with agile methodologies such as SAFe;
  • Excellent skills in presentation, moderation and stakeholder management;
  • Highly autonomous and reliable way of working, not afraid to make decisions;
  • Enthusiastic about new technologies and affinity to identify new trends and understand their impact;
  • Fluent in english is mandatory. German is a plus.
  • Agile working environment and lean management instructor
  • Flexible working time model and homework allowance
  • Full relocation support (Housing, settling-in, etc.) for you and your family
  • 200 euros telephone/internet allowance
  • We applicate for your 30% ruling tax allowance during 5 years* Meaning 30 procent of your salary will be taxfree
  • Plenty of opportunities for trainings and personal development
  • Up to 150 euros commuting allowance
  • Contribution to the health insurance
  • Gym subscription, Tax advice, and language course paid by the company

Facts about Rotterdam

A major logistic and economic center
Europe's largest port
Second-largest city in the Netherlands
Population of 633,471
One of the most multicultural cities in the world
Hosting inhabitants of over 160 different nationalities
30 minutes away by train to Amsterdam
20 minutes: The Hague & 30 minutes: Utrecht
Living is affordable
Square meters are larger in comparison to Amsterdam
Only City with a sky line
The bridges over the Maas river are amazing
A city that never sleeps
With the best bars and clubs