We currently have a vacancy for a Solution Architect / Delivery Manager , fluent in English, to offer his / her services as an expert who will be offering services remotely.
In the context of the assignment, the successful candidate will be closely collaborating with the responsible officials and be part of the technical team.
Your Tasks :
Provide technical leadership and oversee the planning, design, implementation and support of a wide range of varied and complex business software systems throughout their project life cycle, including testing, integration, security, scalability and maintenance operations;
Ensure viability of approach, optimal quality and realistic costing for design and development, availability of resources and swift resolution of conflicts in terms of supply prioritization and supplier requirements;
Help in the leading, planning and controlling the work of the department ensuring the effective management, appropriate sourcing and efficient use of all financial, human, and other resources;
Submit planning and budget proposals and activities in conformity with defined outcomes and objectives;
Produce regular management reports on the activities of the department;
Serve as contract manager and manage the relationship with external service providers;
Supervise, evaluate and monitor individual and team operational performance levels to ensure effective knowledge transfer strategies are in place;
Based on best practice development principles such as DevSecOps, design and implement strategies for development, support and maintenance of the systems;
Coordinate and project manage simultaneous high-profile information systems projects and resolve competing client demands for service;
Conduct feasibility studies to analyze relationships between various existing systems;
Develop and implement strategies for systematic change management, involving presentation of the business case to stakeholders and monitoring and managing resistance, dependences and risks;
Keep up-to-date with the latest technologies and methodologies, anticipate and analyze technological trends and assess their impact for delivering and supporting complex software applications;
Ensure collaborative and active stakeholder engagement and manage relationships between IT and business areas in major functional areas with multiple lines of service.
Advanced university degree in computer science, information science or other closely related field;
At least 12 years of experience in the provision of IT services, including at least five years of working with the development and deployment of major IT systems;
Project management certification (PRINCE2, Scrum, SAFe, PMP or equivalent);
Significant experience in managing multinational projects and teams, including internal staff and external contractors, to deliver complex software products;
Significant experience in project management Agile and / or Prince2;
Significant experience in Solution, Technical, Integration and / or Security architecture and methodologies;
Experience or training in at least three of the following : ITIL or another service management framework PRINCE2 or another project management framework Agile methodologies CMMI TOGAF COBIT Business continuity practices and / or ISO Quality Management Standards;
Experience with DevSecOps and CI / CD is highly desirable;
Demonstrated soft skills in critical thinking, creativity, problem solving and adaptability;
Excellent managerial and leadership skills, especially in leading diverse teams of technical staff;
Ability to cultivate innovation and manage change;
Ability to communicate on technical issues with a diverse audience. Excellent analytical and organizational skills;
Excellent communication skills, spoken and written English.
If you are seeking a career in an exciting and dynamic company, where you will offer your services as part of a team of a major European Institution, operating in an international, multilingual and multicultural environment where you can expect real chances to make a difference, please send us your detailed CV in English.
We offer a competitive remuneration (either on contract basis or remuneration with full benefits package), based on qualifications and experience.