Enterprise Architect

Description

inno.com Innovation meets commitment

 

We are an independent Belgium-based expert company bundling the best competencies on the market to crystallize, govern and drive the realization of our clients’ complex strategic projects. Our people share a passion for innovation and digital transformation, and have a strong customer-oriented and pragmatic mindset. We are truly trusted advisors: unbiased and committed, caring about our customers’ companies as if they were our own.

 

A continuous feedback loop between innovative academic ideas and the reality in the industry, as experienced by our people and industry leaders, is ensured by the inno.com IC Institute. Our knowledge is carried forward by our unique academically recognized master-after-master certification ‘Master of ICT Enterprise Architecture‘.

 

Our credo is ‘black coffee’:

  • No compromises
  • Impeccable quality
  • Focus on what is important
  • Undeniable impact
  • Measurable results

Offer

Your role as an Enterprise Architect

 

inno.com helps its clients to become adaptable organizations with a strategic focus. The key to being future-proof is a well-organized, well executed and governed Enterprise Architecture capability. Our Enterprise Architects are objective trusted partners of senior management (CxO level) and program leadership. They help determine where to invest to maximize results, confirm the strategic goals set (trade-offs), define cost-effective mid- and long-term roadmaps (moving from as-is to to-be), spot opportunities and lower risk levels through early detection enabled by transparency and a holistic view of the organization and market trends.

 

Are you excited about driving change and improvement? Do you love architectural practice and applying its frameworks? Do you know how to position architecture and fit it into the customer’s context and culture? Contact us now and let’s discuss your potential over a nice cup of black coffee …

 

Profile

You are …

 

  • Open & honest, highly energetic and intrinsically motivated
  • A fast learner, absorbing new skills and adapting to contexts
  • Extremely customer-focused, able to adapt quickly to new environments and connect easily with people and context
  • A conceptual, creative and critical thinker
  • Passionate about change and eager to push it forward while managing expectations
  • A natural communicator, able to explain complex topics in an understandable way to different stakeholders
  • Able to prioritize and deliver within agreed timelines
  • Highly autonomous, proactive and responsible
  • A team player able to support the learning of others and initiate improvement
  • A role model and go-to person with high emotional intelligence
  • Able to resolve conflicting points of view and get people on the same page
  • Creative and builds on others’ ideas, open to experimenting with different approaches
  • Capable of building trusted relationships with senior management
  • Able to deal with complexity and ambiguity

 

Our ideal candidate has the following qualifications

 

  • Excellent English, Dutch and French communication and presentation skills
  • Thorough knowledge of Enterprise Architecture and its sub-disciplines: business, information, application & infrastructure architecture, etc.
  • Good knowledge of Enterprise Architecture frameworks (e.g. TOGAF), methods and tools (e.g. ARIS, MEGA)
  • Able to implement and adapt architecture frameworks to customer-specific contexts and content
  • Able to work with key stakeholders to define, formulate and evolve strategic roadmaps and blueprints
  • Excellent knowledge of the full software development life cycle (SDLC)
  • Knowledge of project methodologies, e.g. PRINCE2 or Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe)
  • Good knowledge of modeling techniques, e.g. ArchiMate, UML or BPMN
  • Knowledge of system-of-systems interoperability approaches: Enterprise Application Integration (EAI), Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA), Microservices, Open APIs, complex event processing, etc. and associated governance
  • Knowledge of application development technologies, e.g. .NET or Java/JEE
  • Knowledge of data management systems
  • Knowledge of capability maturity models, e.g. CMMI
  • Knowledge of IT governance frameworks, e.g. Val IT, COBIT
  • Knowledge of software product quality, e.g. ISO 25000, and solution qualities, e.g. usability, availability and security
  • Knowledge of quality assurance and quality control
  • Knowledge of enterprise organization design