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Solution Architect | Shared Software Development

Malmö, Skåne County - Explore location IT & Digital Solutions Full Time

Job description

Company description

Inter IKEA Group have started the digital transformation.

This is a journey which require that a new technology foundation is established for Core Business Franchise and Core Business Range & Supply. We have started the work to set up the technical services needed to support an IT landscape that will be developed and operated in a hybrid cloud model. The technical services we deliver will enable the IT landscape to transform and take leverage on cloud computing services. We will contribute to IKEA direction by making it possible for any service 'XaaS' to be translated into an affordable, accessible and sustainable product.

These services will enable us to create a better IKEA. We are looking for the people that take an individual responsibility to make sure that we deliver together as a team. Great colleagues, believing in a great IKEA vision with curiosity, drive and technical competence with a desire to make a difference, please come and join us. We take a leading approach; transforming complexity for the few into simplicity for the many. IKEA culture and values will guide us on the way, today and tomorrow.


Job description

As a Solution Architect, you bring all your knowledge and experience to design and build digital solutions that provide business value to our consumers. You will be part of team that establish and drives the common software development platform in a hybrid cloud model.

You will lead the design and translate the business requirements of modern, scalable, and high-performing technical solutions, drive the implementation in the system development life cycle, providing technical recommendations for our many digital development teams.

•    Define, create and drive the requirements, architecture and design for a common software development platform to support a micro service architecture in a hybrid cloud model.
•    Drive the software development lifecycle roadmap and the tactical aspects of people, process, and technology 
•    Provide support, expertise and guidance to the consumers and developers that utilizes the development services.
•    Ensure security aspect of common application development services in order to protect and secure IKEAs brand


Qualification

To be successful in this role you need to:

●    Have solid leadership experience and a strong belief in the IKEA leadership approach
●    Be curious, eager to find better ways and committed to remove manual work whenever possible.
●    Be brave to challenge the present, embrace the future and always make sure that we bring the best of the two worlds with us when we design for future.
●    Be knowledgeable in software application development and IT service management, where cloud native, micro service architectures and software lifecycle management is a natural part of your daily agenda.
●    You actively acquire new knowledge, skills and champions new methods, with an always up to date understanding of what good looks like.
●    Be passionate about working together with others


More Information

Submit your application in English latest 12th of November. If you are having questions about the process, please contact People & Culture Recruiter Todd Graham at todd.graham@inter.ikea.com.