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Head of Architects

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Date posted 10/19/2022 Location Brussels | Belgium, Zaventem | Belgium, | Belgium Company WorldLine

Head of Architects

Worldline is the European leader in digital payments and number four worldwide, powered by over 20,000 employees in more than 50 countries. Every day, our technology provides the trusted infrastructure for millions of people and businesses around the world - and we´re just getting started. We are on an exciting journey to lead the way towards the next frontier of payments. Our ambitions are extraordinarily high, and we need the best people in the world to bring them to life – people like you. So if you are a highly skilled Head for the team of Architects and Solutions Managers looking to make a real impact on the world, join our journey!

The opportunity

Your day-to-day responsibilities include

  • Leads, motivates and manages the IT Strategy and Architecture (S&A) team, ensuring a culture of high performance, comprising of Solutions Architects,
  • Responsible for ensuring that ITs vision to be “the firm’s Technology partner - providing sustainable services that enable the business strategy” is delivered, within the operating and design principles agreed
  • Develop and maintain relationships with key stakeholders to align strategies with business needs
  • Provide technical guidance on IT security to ensure solutions are architected and designed in line with company IT security policies
  • Balance current and new architecture design and solutions in line with resources (people, budget and capability constraints) in the context of competing business demands.
  • Implement technology architecture to align with enterprise standards, processes, procedures, and targets

Skills we can't do without

  • Excellent leadership skills – Snr Manager level
  • Ability to work under pressure as well as result-oriented
  • Strong communication skills both verbal and written
  • Comfortable with ambiguity and time spent outside of comfort zone acquiring new skills
  • Technically creative and open-minded
  • High attention to detail

Skills we'd like

It would be great if you have the following skills, too:

  • Bachelor’s or master’s degree in architecture from an accredited institution
  • Min 10 years of architectural experience 
  • Understanding and knowledge of building codes, zoning regulations, building construction, building systems and site requirements

Perks & benefits

  • Next to a rewarding salary, we offer you the following local benefits in this role:
  • Health insurance
  • Group insurance
  • Depending on the level: company car with fuel card (or car allowance instead)
  • Annual bonus depending on financials results of the company and fixed KPI’s
  • Flexible working hours in addition to the remote working scheme
  • Learning plan tailored to the employee’s needs

Grow with us, create tomorrow

At Worldline, we are dedicated to helping our people unlock their full potential - both professionally and personally. With comprehensive training and development programs, expert communities, and global mobility programs, you will always be able to develop and grow at Worldline - wherever you want to go and whatever you want to do. We also offer flexible hours and remote working, to empower you to be your best self at work and at home. 8 in 10 Worldliners consider Worldline a friendly place to work, and 9 in 10 are satisfied with the training & development they receive.

Worldline is proud to be an Equal Opportunity employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, colour, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.

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