Domain Architect Cloud & Infrastructure

Job description

ERIKS Digital is besides delivering new innovative digital solutions also responsible for maintaining the global IT organization of ERIKS. We maintain a mixed insourced & outsourced operating model; with infrastructure outsourced. We have divided our IT landscape into 5

domains: End User Services, Networking, Applications, Information Security and Cloud & Infrastructure.

As a Domain Architect Cloud & Infrastructure you will be responsible for leading our Global Cloud & Infrastructure portfolio throughout ERIKS, which entails (re)designing, extending, and maintaining the company’s IT Cloud & Infrastructure environment (which is in- and

outsourced), including governance, reporting, and ensuring a best-in-class operating model exists and is universally recognized amongst all relevant stakeholders.

You will embark on a journey to ensure a modern way of working for all ERIKS colleagues and to secure we are able to offer our innovative digital solutions to any client in the world without any hick-ups in customer experience.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Driving changes and innovation of IT while primarily aligning with (future) requirements of the business.
  • Supporting the Global Enterprise Architecture; ensure that all solutions and changes are in line with the enterprise architecture and checks the cohesion, consistency, and reuse.
  • Validating the impact of solutions within architectural and security boundaries.
  • Development and maintenance of the domain architecture that you are global responsible for, as an integral part of the enterprise architecture.
  • Presenting information to Executives, Service Owners, Platform Engineering Managers and outsourced service providers in a concise manner


  • ERIKS Digital - Domain Architect Cloud & Infra 2023.pdfBachelor’s / Master’s degree;
  • Strong analytical skills with strong problem-solving capability.
  • You are able to see the bigger picture when it comes to architectural strategy by understanding what is there today, where it makes sense to harmonize, why it makes sense to differentiate, what should be there tomorrow and at the same time rigorously drive continuous improvement.
  • Extensive problem solving and interpersonal skills, excellent written and oral communication skills, and the ability to work both independently and as a team member.
  • Ability to lead moderately complex initiatives and solutions including the ability to provide mentorship and general direction to less experienced architects and other staff.
  • Experience working alongside a mixture of internal teams and external service providers, understanding the differences and be of assertive nature to be affective in harmonizing or establishing new ITSM processes.
  • Experience with large, complex organizations and the decision-making structure.
  • Communicate succinctly, clearly, and accurately in plain simple language, both verbally, in writing and formal presentations (English speaking and writing).

Knowledge and experience:

  • Expertise in Cloud & Infrastructure with broad knowledge of the other architecture domains. Knowledge of the organization’s enterprise architecture standards and guidelines and overall architecture landscape.
  • Cloud & Hosting Services: Knowledge of SOA, API Architectures and Cloud solutions (predominantly Azure).
  • Knowledge of and experience with methods and techniques such as TOGAF, DYA or Novius frameworks, ArchiMate language and ARIS. Knowledge of data, infrastructure and/or application modeling.

Job Presentation:

ERIKS Digital - Domain Architect Cloud & Infra 2023.pdf