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Senior Enterprise Architect (f/m/d) for Xcelerator Operations

Job Description

Make the future of industrial operations become reality!
Here at Digital Industries, one of the main pillars of Siemens, we are the market leader in industrial automation. Our products and services are used in factories across the world, from car production to pharmaceutical plants.

We know that future operation will be different than today. And we want to be the inspiring leader, building the future jointly with customers and partners. Delivering real value fast, in collaboration, solving fundamental problems, growing sustainability, optimizing systems, and living the change, this is what drives us in our daily operations.

For this, we have created Xcelerator Operations, as part of Digital Industries. Xcelerator Operations is our initiative to create the future of industrial operations. Our goal is to do nothing less than transforming the industry and ourselves, Siemens.

We are crafting a portfolio for tomorrow, iterating fast over new ideas and being in close touch with our customers to integrate their feedback back to the products we built.

With this approach, we are building the bridge into a sustainable world of tomorrow. Fast, agile and purpose driven, for us and the next generations to come.


What part will you play?
In your role as Lead / Principal System Architect (f/m/d), you are at the core to derive our Xcelerator Operations architecture from the very beginning and from the input collected from our customers. 
  • You are in charge to ensure a consistent and scalable architecture, applying and developing modern software guidance, governance, frameworks, and technologies. 
  • Perform masterpieces in interaction with our customers and make things work frictionless as never before.
  • Drive functional decompositions and build a systematic method, toolchain, and documentation to take data-driven architecture decisions. 
  • Go hands-on into the realization, always in close interaction with customers and our co-creation development teams. 
  • Lead to scale best practices, generate software guidance and governance, to enable our internal and external partners to develop world-class solutions based on the Xcelerator Operations portfolio.
  • Evaluate partner offerings from an architectural and developmental perspective and thus provide solid suggestions on core business decisions.

What you need to make real what matters.
  • Bachelor, Master, Ph.D. in Computer Science, Industrial Engineering, or a related field; Software-architecture-related certifications are a plus.
  • More than ten years of profound technical domain expertise working as an architect and demonstrated experience in providing strategic directions for software architectures in larger industrial contexts.
  • Expert in functional decompositions, able to derive the essence and provide fundamental guidance for portfolio and development decisions, and track record in building and architecting systemic solutions in the IT and OT space.
  • You have profound knowledge on cloud systems (e.g., AWS (Amazon Web Services), Microsoft Azure, etc.), designing software services, and shaping API’s to scale. 
  • Team player, explorer, experimenter, and curious to learn new things.
  • Keen on working directly with customers and seeking solutions that scale across a broad base of customers, as well as eloquent to deal with all levels of people, from single contributors to top management.
  • Proficient in English and German.

What we offer. 
  • 2 to 3 days of mobile working per week as a future global standard
  • Attractive remuneration package
  • Development opportunities for both personal and professional growth 
  • An environment where everyone can bring their whole self to work and feel a sense of belonging
  • Share matching programs to become a shareholder of Siemens AG
  • Find more benefits here

Individual benefits are adapted to meet local legal regulations, the requirements of different job profiles, locations, and individual preferences. 

Make your mark in our exciting world at Siemens.

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As an equal-opportunity employer we are happy to consider applications from individuals with disabilities.

Organization: Digital Industries

Company: Siemens AG

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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