Solution Architect Lead Wine Appliances
IT
Full Time
Stockholm, Sweden
2018-06-09

Create better experiences. Design IT solutions that elevate Wine Appliances

For us going to work everyday has an even greater purpose than putting the latest product or technology on the market. It’s about improving the everyday lives of millions. By staying humble and open for new ideas – we can push the boundaries for taste, care and wellbeing at home. But to keep doing so, we need more people who want to innovate and re-imagine what life at home can be.

Solution Architect Lead Wine Appliances

We are currently looking for an IT Solution Architect Lead. You will be the key IT contact point for the Wine Appliances business within Electrolux, working closely with the business to help define and implement the new IT landscape. This entails both designing and rolling out new solutions and digital platforms, as well as helping the business organization understand how to leverage technology in the best way to innovate and simplify the business. This role will work within IT managing the roadmap and development of the Wine Appliances IT infrastructure and digital ecosystem.

Become a key member of the new Wine Appliances team at Electrolux – one of the newest business units of the group. Created following the acquisition of VINTEC in 2016, the leading brand of climate-controlled wine cellars in Asia-Pacific, this new specialist, and the passionate team plans to scale up and grow the Electrolux Wine Appliances business internationally by developing innovative products, solutions, and experiences to meet the needs of wine drinkers and wine lovers worldwide.

A REGULAR DAY AT WORK

You will:
• Serve as primary interface between the Wine Appliances business and the IT organization, ensuring alignment on overall strategy and business objectives with the current and future technology ecosystem 
• Drive technical and solutions discussions internally as well as with existing and potential future collaboration partners regarding solutions and timelines
• Work to design and deliver digital/IT solutions that enable and deliver business value with a focus on mobile apps, web and other consumer-facing solutions
• Lead work on technology development requests (projects, enhancements, etc.) within IT and/or external partners 

YOU

• Proactive. You are self-driven, results-oriented with a positive outlook. You’re not just solving the tasks, you always think ahead and manage problems with a 'let's find a solution' approach
• Flexible. You react quickly and positively to changing the environment
• People person. You are good at communicating, encourage collaboration and can work through personal influence and coaching

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

• Strong experience with digital/web, mobile apps, integrations and technical projects
• Strong capabilities in translating business needs into digital solutions
• Strong experience with solution architecture 
• Preferably experience in an application landscape supporting the 360 consumer journey 
• Proven record of developing and managing application projects
• Broad business understanding with an interest in the Wine Appliances business 
• Liaise with all levels of a cross-functional team to ensure quality IT solutions that deliver business results
• The ability for managing multiple projects at the same time and aligning on prioritization
• Ability to work independently and focus on deliverables 
• Excellent English knowledge, written and spoken
• University degree in IT or technical studies

Dedicated recruiter - Chiara Salin