Proteus Europe is searching for a Solution Architect speaking Dutch or French available to work in a project based in Brussels.
Our Client :-
Are a globally respected consultancy company who operate at the highest levels of service and successful delivery. They have a track record for delivering projects on time with customer satisfaction as their first priority. They set high standards and as such working with them also reflects on your high standards of service and programming ability.
Your New role :-
. Architectural . B-IT business objectives and programs
. Enterprise-Architecture vision, strategy and standards
. Functional requirements . Up to date documentation about the built solutions within a business domain.
. High-performance, reliable applications / services in line with technology standards.
. Standard methodologies and guidelines in place for applications / services
. Starting from the functional requirements, proposing solution designs within the assigned projects that meet the business needs. This solution should be in line with the architectural guidelines, the IT Roadmap and the strategic vision.
. Ensure that solutions provided by the functional analysts and developers fit in a sustainable way in the predefined architectural framework / Roadmap within the assigned projects.
. Acts as a coach and sounding board for the functional analysts when drafting the functional requirements and the developers in the technical elaboration of the functional requirements for the assigned projects.
. Identifies the integration needs when working out the solution design and creates a strategy of data migration and integration
. Responsible for the elaboration of the architectural standards and standards at the level of the application (s) and the dissemination of the enterprise architecture vision within the organization.
. Proactively submitting improvement proposals to optimize the maintainability, stability and performance of applications / services.
2. Communication and Consultation
Actively communicate and organize consultation with the parties involved with the aim of creating support and actively bridging the distance between technical and functional stakeholders.
. Provides feedback to developpers / technical lead regarding the functionalities of the developed application
. Attend various consultation forums (business, experts, architects from an advisory, neutral role).
. Communicating about the existing functional needs, improvement possibilities ...
. Communicating Enterprise architecture vision and standards
3. Knowledge regarding the field
Keeping track of trends and developments in the field to pursue a performant and coherent IT architecture that is in line with both the IT strategy and the evolution of the field.
. Contributing to the development of knowledge management
. Active stimulation of knowledge sharing
. Monitor the quality of the documentation with regard to the applications used
. Follow-up of market developments
. Making an active contribution to the changes that are necessary for the further professionalisation and improvement of the quality of the service
Your Skills and Qualifications :-
Essential Skills :-
Knowledge of business processes that encompass the entire organization
. Is able to adapt flexibly to new, unknown contacts and convince them of his / her expertise
. Expands his / her network within the organization with a view to improving the solutions within his / her domain.
Language skills . Fluent English and French or Dutch, spoken and written
IT knowledge .
Other knowledge .
Specific competences . Judgment: Takes a solid position based on facts, assumptions and / or connections that are sometimes not evident
. Knowledge sharing: Stimulates knowledge sharing and provides the necessary resources
. Persuasion: Feels good to his audience and uses the appropriate persuasion techniques to win them for a certain position
Generic competences . Include responsibility: makes proposals that have consequences in the longer term and / or on the strategy for the whole company or large parts of it
. Working in all openness: promotes open cooperation in the group and tackles conflicts
. Being committed: monitoring compliance with agreements and steering where necessary
. Focusing on the customer: working on a long-term relationship. Anticipates the underlying and future wishes and needs of the customer
Desirable Skills :-
Proteus Europe operates in partnership with our candidates by building strong and lasting
relationships at all levels.
If you apply for this role, we will:
- Contact you within one week to discuss your current situation and suitability for this role.
- Keep searching for other suitable positions should this role not be right for you.
- Keep you informed at every stage of the recruitment process.
- Actively follow up with our client on your behalf to gain useful feedback throughout the
If you are looking for a new role, but this role isn’t quite right for you, please contact us in
confidence for a discussion about how we can help you.