Senior IT Architect - Aarhus or Gdansk

Arla has ambitious targets for the digital engagement with our farmers and have stepped up our efforts in this area. Would you like to be part of this exciting journey and build our future IT solutions within Global Member Relations (MR)? Then you should join the Member Relations team in IT Solutions in Aarhus or Gdansk, where you will be responsible for the solution architecture and the development of IT applications with a farmer centric approach.

Build and improve our MR solutions
With the right blend of IT understanding and business acumen you act as a trusted advisor for the MR and IT organisation - as well as our IT vendors. You will have a central role as business liaison driving the best solutions and your ability to work with multiple technologies and translate business needs into the best user experiences is your key into this challenging position.

You will be responsible for the overall strategic end-to-end architecture covering multiple technologies and collaborative applications. Within one of our main platforms, you will drive the agenda on Salesforce Service and Community Clouds to ensure the best user experience for our farmers and employees. You set the direction for your area and participate in projects, where you are responsible for securing a global, standardised and scalable architectural design across our 7 member countries. You will focus on translating business requirements into an agile, yet robust, delivery of viable solutions. You support the project organisation with the necessary understanding of your key deliverables as well as liasing with our Enterprise Architects. Further you contribute to the agile development process with our vendors as well as in the project teams. Finally, you will develop business cases for new initiatives and on a continuous basis challenge the pros and cons on potential changes to implementation scope and functional solutions.

Technical profile with profound Business understanding
Your theoretical insight derives from a Master’s degree ‑ either within engineering, IT, business administration or comparable. You have at least 5 years of in-depth experience with designing and implementing IT solutions. You have a broad technical background from one or more of the following areas: Salesforce or other CRM solutions and your experience with cloud based solutions makes you able to connect the dots between cloud-based applications and a SAP landscape.

In addition, you are driven by delivering results and value to the business through a user centric approach. You are used to navigate in a complex and international organisation with high attention, where your exceptionally good communication skills can present and influence key stakeholders at all levels in the organisation. In addition, you have experience with agile working methods and are able to coach team members and pro-actively help the team to succeed.

Application and contact
If you want to seize this exciting opportunity, please apply as soon as possible. We will continuously invite candidates for further process and will get back to you once we have reviewed your application thoroughly. For further information, please contact Ane Marie Hedehus Jensen on +45 8938 1462

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