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Ecosystem Architect (f/m/d)

Job Description

Knowledge for the world of tomorrow.

We are a passionate and innovative-driven organization aiming to enable the leading Open Industrial Ecosystem based on Industrial Edge - a new age infrastructure system to enable modern IT technologies in manufacturing. Organizationally placed inside the Digital Factory – Factory Automation Business Unit, the team builds-up and orchestrates an ecosystem of internal and external application, device and solution partners based on FA’s Industrial Edge Platform and Marketplace. 


What part will you play?
  • In your new challenging role, you will define the architecture vision of our ecosystem with Siemens internal and external apps and devices running on our Industrial Edge Platform 
  • In alignment with our Ecosystem Managers discuss, define and decide on the best feasible implementation approach for integrating new technology and features relevant to 3rd parties into the Ecosystem platforms
  • Form, discuss and align Ecosystem architecture proposals (e.g., on the interoperability of apps and devices) in the architecture round and with architects responsible for different platforms and components  
  • Actively align the architecture of different products and platforms in our Ecosystems, e.g., the Industrial Edge Platform, the Industrial Edge Marketplace in order to ensure a scalable Ecosystem
  • Run architecture discussions with potential and existing Ecosystem partners to ensure our Ecosystem governance and platform control points 
  • Validate and test the proper architecture implementation of 3rd party offerings on our Ecosystem platforms
  • Enable new software development if required to achieve fully functional 3rd party offerings (apps and devices) on our Ecosystem platforms
What you need to make real what matters.
  • You have a technical degree, such as Information Technology, Business Computing, Software Engineering, or Industrial Engineering
  • You have some years of experience as Software Architect in an agile environment (Scrum, SAFe) focusing on software design and development 
  • You know your way around in OT/ IT integration especially in edge and cloud computing with technologies such as Linux, Docker, Kubernetes 
  • Creating applications in container technologies and other virtualization technology is big plus
  • Knowledge of platform-based ecosystem and architectures is a plus
  • You are characterized by a high level of communication skills and social competence
  • You are self-driven, analytical minded, pragmatic and solution oriented being able to drive topics from vision to implementation
  • You are fluent in English – German is a plus


Make your mark in our exciting world at Siemens.

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

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Organization: Digital Industries

Company: Siemens AG

Experience Level: Mid-level Professional

Full / Part time: Either

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