Global IT Senior Solution Architect
What's the role?
We are looking for highly competent Solution Architects to strengthen our IT teams. But this is no ordinary IT job, as ours is a uniquely high-performing and supportive working culture. Based on your background and expertise we will identify with you the right area and location for your entry to Hilti.
Who is Hilti?
We provide leading-edge tools, technologies, software, and services for the global construction sector. Hilti is a multicultural workplace with 125 different nationalities committed to global teamwork.
Global IT within Hilti is a truly global team with main hubs in Buchs (Switzerland), Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia), and Plano/Tulsa (USA). All locations have highly competent teams who work very closely together. Hilti`s Global IT team is known for their focus on sustainable value creation by translating latest IT innovations into value creating solutions & services.
What does the role involve?
As a solution architect, you will be part of a team of architects, engineers, designers, and business counterparts, which are located all over the world. It is your job to find the right balance between innovation, technical feasibility, long term sustainability, agile delivery and cost effective end to end implementation. In our cross functional team, you can push the limits of IT solutions to achieve outstanding results for our customers. It will be your responsibility to drive the functional and technical design for your systems. On a day by day basis you will guide junior developers, subject matter experts, and external partners based on your methodical thinking and ability to structure complex questions.
What do we offer?
Show us what you’re made of and we’ll offer you opportunities to move around the business – to work abroad, experience different job functions, and tackle different markets. It’s a great way to find the right match for your ambitions and achieve the exciting career you’re after.
We have a very thorough people review process, unlike any we know of in any other business. We can pair talent with opportunities - developing our people in their current roles or challenging them to work in new ways or in new places. It’s how we find the right fit, further our teams personally and professionally, get the best value for each employee, and increase the job satisfaction. Additionally, we offer you a wide range of benefits. For families, these may include day care for your kid. For the sportspeople, these include a free in-house gym or benefits for bike and ski services.
Why should you apply?
We have an excellent mix of people, challenging, and developing you every single day! Success at Hilti is down to teamwork and ability, no matter what your background. Together with you we will define the best area to start your career with Hilti – we offer Solution Architecture positions in the areas of Infrastructure, Network, Workplace, SAP Competence Center, Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure and Software Development.
What you need is:
- Master’s degree in IT related studies, PhD is an advantage
- Excellent academic results
- Proven multiyear experience in one or several common technologies of Enterprise IT environments like Cloud Computing, Software Development, Database-, Network-, or Workplace Technologies
- Proven experience with common architectural patterns Creativity, willingness to embrace new ideas, and methodology
- Good in English (verbally and written)
- Strong analytical skills, high commitment, and self-responsibility
- Strong communication and interpersonal skills
- Flexibility to travel throughout the world