Head of Enterprise Architect - Switzerland
Posted on Sep 24, 2021 by Randstad (Schweiz) AG
You are a senior consultant with a successful career in Enterprise Architecture. You are TOGAF qualified with leading experience in business re-engineering and processes. You are a confident and credible communicator at a senior level capable of driving multiple solutions simultaneously.
Does this sound like you? Then we have a role which fits your profile.
Reporting into Global IT Management, you will be key to developing the IS strategy in line with business requirements; defining the IT architecture roadmap and leading the analysis of market and industry trends which may impact the technological growth within the organisation.
As and enterprise architect, you will:
Lead the identification and analysis of enterprise business drivers to define solution architect requirements;
Define standards and governance to guide EA decision making;
Promote the EA process, outcomes, successes and culture;
Develop a stakeholder management plan to maintain a continuous understanding of the EA relevance and importance;
Undertake EA knowledge management activities in line with company processes;
Ensure documentation is fit for purpose in collaboration with domain architects such as applications, security and infrastructure.
You will engage cross-functionally to ensure commonality and adherence to EA principles and culture, consulting with project teams to determine any changes to the EA principles to accommodate specific project requirements.
You will have previous experience of working as an Enterprise Architect in large international and complex environments.
You will be familiar with graphic modelling approaches, tools and model repositories.
A solid understanding of financial modelling will also be expected alongside the key ability to translate business needs into EA requirements and apply multiple solutions to business problems.
You are charismatic, inspire confidence and lead by example.
Due to the urgency of this position, we are only able to consider candidates based in Switzerland or from the EU. The role will be based in Lausanne with remote work possible so candidates based in Zurich could also be considered.