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Enterprise Architect

We play a leading role in driving the energy transition. We are looking for a seasoned Enterprise Architect Operations who will contribute to this and that might be you?

Full-time · Hybrid · Freelance/Permanent

About the job

The Enterprise Architecture function is in the Business Technology Organization (BTO).

You work within the Enterprise Architecture team of the BT-Office. In addition, you work together with BTO’s IT Architects and Domain Head to evolve on and continuously improve Operations architecture standards and overall architecture landscape. We need integrated architecture combined with end-to-end process focus to improve the solid foundation of Processes, Data, Applications and Information Technology.

You are the contact person for senior leadership regarding all Operations related topics and required decisions.

We are looking for someone that:

• Takes ownership of the operations domain, the process and products,

• Shows courage and stands for his/her vision, gets people on board by steering from their beliefs,

• Actively connects with all stakeholders, he/she collaborates with business, external suppliers, IT architects, and all relevant stakeholders to ensure a shared architectural vision. He/she is especially strong in organizing and mobilizing the organization to reach that joint vision.

About you

  • 10+ years of experience in a similar function, preferably you have done this before. Having business (TSO/Utilities/Infra asset) understanding is a big plus.

  • Strong experience in leadership roles, focusing on architectural solutions for strategic importance. You negotiate support for difficult decisions, anticipate problems, and ensure that credibility and trust are uncompromised.

  • In depth knowledge on IT infrastructure, integration (data and application), cloud and end user services

  • Ability to motivate stakeholders to fit Operations architecture into the company’s strategy. You do this by inspiration rather than through direct authority

  • Capable to functionally guide the IT Architects in the domain

  • Relevant certifications such as TOGAF and ArchiMate are preferred

  • Good communication and presentation skills in English. Fluent in German and/or Dutch is an advantage

  • Strong experience with industry standards and best practices in IT systems in a high availability, 24/7 environment

Apply for the job

Do you want to join our team as our new Enterprise Architect? Then we'd love to hear about you!