IT Architect/Domain Architect

Job Title: IT Architect/Domain Architect
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Brussels, Brussels
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 67082-ITBEL-HTK
Contact Name: Tuan Khanh Huynh
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 30, 2016 11:01

Job Description

IT Architect/Domain Architect - Long term assignment of 1 year and with possibilities to be extended afterwards

Role Description and Responsibilities
You assess the scope and impact of all IT requests (intakes, projects en scope changes)
You organize meetings and workshops with concerned departements to understand their needs. You analyse business needs and are not afraid to challenge them. You help your business to formalize their needs.
You challenge and try to simplify where possible
You make use of use cases in your communication with stakeholders to translate business requirements and come to a common, shared end to end vision of the product. You will further use these use cases to derive test plan and test cases.
You define the E2E solution architecture in collaboration with the project architect and IT delivery domains, and whilst using as much as possible standard functionalities and existing technology platforms & solutions
You define the technical and non functional (domain) requirements
You create prototypes of new process flows and give demo's to your business
You document the interaction components (sequence diagram) and specify the interfaces
You collect and challenge estimates in collaboration with the IT delivery domains
You support the analysts during the different project delivery phases and make sure that the design stays in line with the agreed architecture (SAS)
For some DWP projects you might act as project architect. In close collaboration with the business requestor, the project manager and the IT delivery teams, you will work out the end to end architecture solution, whilst taking into account all business (functional) and operational (non functional) requirements. You will coordinate and centralize all information through the SAS document.
You take the IT lead in RFPs in the DWP domain
You are responsible for the functional IT DWP roadmap
You participate in the definition of the mid and long term roadmaps in collaboration with enterprise architects, other domain architects and business
You keep up with the latest IT evolution in your functional domain


Familiar with digital workplace processes and software
Familiar with PXS IT architecture or willingness to acquire the knowlegde
You are business and customer oriented, and able to translate back and forth between business and IT
You are solution and result oriented with common sense
You have excellent communication skills
You have excellent negotiation skills to resolve conflicts in a respectful manner
You have strong analytical skills
You are open minded, change-oriented and creative
You have a very good knowledge of Dutch or French (speak/read/write)
You have a good knowledge of English (speak/read/write)
Technology is your passion
You are a digital native