2 days ago

Head of IT Architecture

Bobst SA

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We are one of the world’s leading suppliers of equipment and service to packaging and label manufacturers in the folding carton, corrugated board and flexible materials industries. Founded in 1890 by Joseph Bobst in Lausanne, Switzerland, BOBST has a presence in more than 50 countries, runs 12 production facilities in 8 countries and employs close to 5 000 people around the world. The firm recorded a consolidated turnover of CHF 1.33 billion for the year ended December 31st, 2015.


To reinforce our Group IT, at our Headquarters in Lausanne (Mex), we are looking for a

Head of IT Architecture

We are one of the world's leading suppliers of equipment and service to packaging and label manufacturers in the folding carton corrugated board and flexible materials industries. Founded in 1890 by Joseph Bobst in Lausanne Switzerland BOBST has a presence in more than 50 countries runs 12 production facilities in 8 countries and employs close to 5 000 people around the world. The firm recorded a consolidated turnover of CHF 1.33 billion for the year ended December 31st 2015.
To reinforce our Group IT at our Headquarters in Lausanne Mex we are looking for a Head of IT Architecture Objective
Reporting to the Group CIO your main objective is to manage the IT Architecture Office a team composed of Business application Architects Technology architects and security authorization architects. You are in charge of the Architecture design and documentation and you ensure the definition and communication of architecture principles standards and best practices.

Your main responsibilities


Translating business requirements into applications data interfaces architectures in cooperation with the IT Domain Leaders


Evaluate and design Information System architectures applications/interfaces + data and support and/or control the implementation


Evaluate and design the Technology Architecture by providing complete Information System architecture documentation and answering questions


Support project teams on architecture questions and control the good use of the architecture principles standards and best practices


Assess the impacts of any change in the architecture


In case the acquisition of a new application or technology is required participate actively in the selection process and potentially take the lead on all IT aspects of the Request For Proposal process Purchase Process


Increase the IT knowledge through a complete documentation of its architecture for the IT teams project and support and the Business Domain Managers Business Process Owners


Develop architecture competencies within IT through communication and training and make sure of the concrete use of them within the projects


Build and maintain architecture principles standard and best practices


Support the architecture practice development



Requirements

Technical skills


IT engineering diploma or equivalent skills


A least 5 years as Information System Architect or 3 years as an Architecture team lead


Knowledge of SAP solutions ERP SCM hellip will be appreciated


TOGAF knowledge will be appreciated


Archimate knowledge will be appreciated


Knowledge of machine industry sector is a plus


Knowledge of one or more architecture tool is a plus




Additional information

Other skills

Listening communication skills
Team work skills
Tool selection skills will be appreciated
Fluent in English French any other European language will be appreciated


Starting date

To be discussed


Interessed
If you recognize yourself in this profile and if you are interested by this new challenge please feel free to send us your complete file directly to our Human Resources HRbp.bobst@bobst.com.Your file will be kept confidential.

Please note that no information will be communicated over the phone.

PO Box 1001 Lausanne