Senior CPQ Solution Architect 80-100%

Job Description

We make real what matters 

 Siemens makes buildings and cities smarter and supplies people with environmentally-friendly energy. We work hand in hand with artificial intelligence and move people from A to B safely. New challenges present themselves every day – and hereby the chance to face them. Join our team of about 303 000 colleagues around the globe and help us creating environments that care. 

 To support this from an IT point of view, we need smart thinker who bring skills, creativity and dedication to the table. People like you! Experienced researchers who boaldly broden horizons, true specialists, and clever minds who like to get to the bottom of things. In short, help us tackle the most exciting challenges and put into practice what really matters. We will give you the opportunity to really make a difference. So what are you waiting for? Take your next career step with us.

 As a CPQ solution architect in our global transformation projects, you will shape the foundation for a state-of-the-art IT platforms for businesses in Smart Infrastructure (SI). Together with the solution specific CPQ architects and the agile teams (product owners, product managers, developers), you will be defining the smart core architecture and processes for CPQ and it’s interfaced end-to-end systems (CRM, MDM, ERP).


 Your new responsibilities

  • Perform research and proof-of-concept work with the goal of designing the best solution for complex business requirements
  • Evolving and maintaining the functional and technical solution architecture based on business process and functional needs
  • Break down large-scale projects to manageable sub-projects/tasks
  • Identify which IT CPQ products to use based on functional, cost and benefit analysis
  • Create and explain solution designs (incl. related AI technology) and document them in a way that Stakeholders, Architects, PO, PM and developers can understand and/or execute them
  • Be able to build trust with key business stakeholders
  • Working with the SI information security team to meet Siemens IT security standards
  • Collaborate with Corporate Technology, Corporate Transformation Projects to incorporate new technologies/ideas to improve the business processes

Your skills

  • 5+ years of CPQ implementation experience in the role of an architect
  • Experience architecting and managing at least two large-scale full-life cycle CPQ implementations (e.g. PROS, SF, Tacton, etc.)
  • Design and develop integrations between applications and other systems as may be required by 5+ years of full-stack software development and maintenance experience
  • In depth experience with full-stack development with state-of-the-art technologies
  • Design and development of integrations between applications as required in the project
  • Experience presenting to PO’s or other decision makers to present and sell ideas to various audiences (technical and non-technical)
  • Experience with API lifecycle management
  • Educating the stakeholders on the benefits of API management and guiding and supporting the development teams on topics related to microservices, API gateways, CI/CD pipelines, and blue-green deployments.
  • Beneficial to have had hands-on with semantic web technologies (rdf, rdfs, owl) and knowledge graphs technologies (Blazegraph/GraphDB)
  • Strong understanding of SDLC methodologies (including Agile – SCRUM and DevOps).
  • Beneficial to have Hands-on experience with design and setup of cloud infrastructures (AWS and/or Azure platforms)
  • A pragmatic mindset with output orientation and a strong team player
  • Fluent in English both oral and written German is a plus

Who and where we are 

 Find out why Siemens is chosen every year as one of the most popular employers in Switzerland. There are plenty of reasons for this, not least the exciting and in-depth insights into practical work, flexible working models providing the ideal combination of study, work and leisure, relevant networking and a host of entry opportunities at home and abroad. Get a first impression of your new working environment and the people who could be your new work colleagues. 


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Siemens is establishing mobile working as a core element of the “new normal”. Wherever possible, “mobile working” is ingrained in our work culture, which promotes self-directed and location flexible work. Siemens promotes equal opportunities. Diversity enriches our company and gives us an advantage.  

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Organization: Smart Infrastructure

Company: Siemens Schweiz AG, Smart Infrastructure, Global Headquarters

Experience Level: Mid-level Professional

Full / Part time: Full-time

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