Global / Enterprise IT Architect (Ref. No.: FJ191, FJ204)

Unique People, s.r.o.

Place of work
Contract type
Basic wage component (gross) and other rewards
Salary range starting at 1900

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

The Global Architect produces feasible solution designs of new or improved architectures, which are core of our managed services.

The Global architect is responsible for ensuring architecture requirements are accounted for within customer engagements, together with the sales teams and must be able to scope each customer engagement, with attention towards clear and well-defined objectives and success criteria.

The global architect support the management and functional domains with the development of the portfolio based upon market developments, technology innovation and company direction. Strategic projects, whether internal or customer driven are the primary focus for the global architects.

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

Secondary without school-leaving examination
Secondary with school-leaving examination
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)
Postgraduate (Doctorate)

Language skills

English - Advanced (C1)

Number of years of experience


Personality requirements and skills

• Ability to look across full infrastructure stack to ensure consistent alignment of technical solutions with the business goals
• Capability to guide various project teams through industry technical solutions to ensure appropriate and cost effective implementation of approved technologies
• Provides appropriate and effective technical leadership
• Proven understanding of infrastructure full-stack by experience, including middleware and application level
• Uses various architectural patterns, technologies and architecture management processes
• Capable of working without direct supervision to develop solution architectures that comprehend and specify business, application, data and infrastructure designs.
• Contributes to the definition of IT technology strategy, standards and roadmaps.
• Ability to think strategically about business, products, and technical challenges.
• Ability to negotiate customer requirements and map them to architecture
• Understanding of principles of networks, storages, databases, virtualization, computing, middleware and enterprise applications
• Ability to make high-level design of standard middleware and enterprise applications (DB, Intranet, Mail...) in cross platform environment
• Overview of markets available technologies
• Understanding of DR and HA concepts
• Ability to bridge the gap between technology experts and management circles
• Must be result orientated
• Must have excellent communication skills - verbal and written
• Must have excellent presentation and customer facing skills

• Fundamental knowledge about architecture design frameworks like TOGAF
• Fundamental knowledge about running architecture boards
• Practical experience with Cloud infrastructures, public and private
• Fundamental knowledge of multi-cloud, container and micro service infrastructures
• Overview on infrastructure technologies proven by experience
• Self-motivated individual with excellent communication skills and ability to grow new technologies
• Spoken and written English language on C1 level (spoken German is nice to have)
• Experience working on enterprise level in internationally distributed virtual teams will be an advantage
• Understanding of ITIL


Brief description of the company

We are a team of ICT experts, who specialize in ICT service design, transition & transformation, and infrastructure management. Our concept and approach are proven by years of experience with large global transformation projects. Our domains are utility, banking, and telecommunications industries.

Number of employees

50-99 employees

Company address

Unique People, s.r.o.
Pražská 2
04001 Košice
ID: 3315282   Dátum zverejnenia: 2.7.2018   Základná zložka mzdy (brutto) a ďalšie odmeny:   Salary range starting at 1900