Solution Architect

  • Responsible for making elaborate solution (application) architectures, designing complex mission critical applications.
  • Understand strategic objectives, Colruyt Group IT reference architecture, IT Ecosystem and propose relevant feasible IT solutions
  • Communicate architecture to business, project managers, solution analysts, software engineers
  • Ensure application architecture is proposed and approved by Technology Review Board
  • Collaborate with Program/Project Managers to advise estimations, identify dependencies and create an implementable work packages, project plan.
  • Do architecture impact analysis, technology assessments and propose solutions to ensure quality deliverables
  • Define, implement and guard application architecture blue print
  • Advise business to make right technology choices
  • Propose cost effective solutions without comprising functional and non-functional requirements.
  • Developing secured application, packaged solutions on cloud
  • 15+ years’ experience in IT industry and 3+ years in Enterprise Application Architecture space
  • Excellent knowledge of IT systems and infrastructure.
  • Experience in defining, steering and governing IT roadmaps in line with reference architecture.
  • Experience in assessing architectural choices and propose fit for purpose solutions. E.g Cost benefit analysis, SWOT Analysis
  • Excellent Analytical, conceptual thinking, out of box thinking skills
  • Experience in breaking down complex problems and propose simplified solutions.
  • Experience in architecting secured solutions, understanding and managing vulnerabilities- OAuth, ISAM, Open ID
  • A strong strategic and business mindset, outstanding communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to balance the long-term (“big picture”) and short-term implications of architectural decisions
  • Ability to navigate complex IT and business organizational structure to accomplish goals and gain buy-in
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, presenting briefings to senior management, business stakeholders.
  • Experience in architecting J2EE applications is advantage.
  • Certification, Experience in TOGAF or any relevant architecture methodology is plus
  • Knowledge of Archimate, Mega is a plus
  • Good understanding of Cloud technologies is an advantage
  • Working with European organizations, especially in retail space is an advantage
  • Should be open for onsite travel (Belgium)
Our Proposition:
  • A challenging role in Enterprise Architecture to show case your capability
  • Help realize Colruyt Group digital vision and enrich your personal experience in technology space and personal development.
  • Autonomy, Personal Leadership work life balance are our core group ethos.
  • Colruyt Group believes “Organization grows to the extent people grows”. We invest to enhance craftsmanship of co-workers. This will help you to work on latest and cutting edge technologies

Experience: 15+ years

Qualification: BE/BTech

Location: Coimbatore

No. of Vacancy: 2