Solutions Architect / Applications

Location: New South Wales
Job Type: Permanent
Posted: about 1 month ago
Contact: Sarah Kissane
Reference: 261739

Peoplebank is exclusively recruiting an Application Solution Architect for a global organisation whose products are sold in more than 170 countries and whose brand is one of the world's most dynamic and recognised. This is an opportunity to work with a truly amazing household name.

Head office in Europe set guidelines for global technology standards, whilst individual regions and countries develop technology ecosystems to meet the unique needs of their market. Working in the Asia Region Technology team who report into the global IT team in Europe, the solution architect is being hired to map the applications for one of their country's businesses, and design solutions which will provide better tools for their business whilst meeting company guidelines. This countries operation has 250 staff.

With the key aim of better enabling operations for this country and their needs, you will also take global company standards into account, as well as ideally creating solutions and tools which can be adopted to support other country operations in the region.

Key Requirements

  • Working in a SaaS or FMCG business developing solution design of enterprise systems, with a strong focus on process automation and improving workflows both internally and externally
  • You must be able to regularly attend the Inner Southern Sydney Offices in order to learn and collaborate as part of the Asia Region Technical Team.
  • Asia region experience is highly desirable. This role would be perfect for someone looking to step up into a regional role. You must however, bring a world view with high cultural awareness. Most importantly you will have excellent stakeholder engagement skills, with the ability to bring different audiences on the solution change journey.
  • Technical expertise - You will likely have expertise in frameworks such as TOGAF or Zachman to guide the systematic planning, design, and implementation of solution architecture.
  • Whilst you will have total autonomy in owning and managing your role, you will need to be available to regularly communicate with European headquarters and the US.
  • To collaborate with other regions and learn from their application architecture journeys, you will need to travel around 5-6 times per year. This will be within Asia, as well as to Europe and the US.
  • This is a perfect step-up role for a talented solution architect to work in a regional role for one of the most dynamic brands in the world.

Peoplebank have been working with this client to hire their regional IT leadership team for the last 20 years. We will provide suitable candidates with a detailed brief on the client and this opportunity.

This role is being recruited by Peoplebank on an exclusive basis by Software Recruitment Practice Lead Dan Gordon & Lead Search Specialist Sarah Kissane. Dan & Sarah share more than 30 years software recruitment experience and have worked together for more than 15 years. Dan is a certified CSM and CPO, and Sarah built and led her own successful software recruitment company. To find out more about this opportunity, please 'Apply Now' or call Dan on 0401 912 645 or Sarah on 0410 863 499. Job#261739

Diversity and inclusion are strongly supported at Peoplebank. People of all nationalities, gender identities, and cultural backgrounds, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples, are encouraged to apply.