Senior Solution Architect

Maidenhead, United Kingdom
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Maersk is set to be the global integrated logistics carrier of choice. A large part of that responsibility comes to the supply chain management platform. Although supply chain is traditionally an asset heavy business; a new wave of digital innovation has meant that assets alone are no longer differentiators. Customers are asking for more visibility and deeper integration with their supply chain capabilities. The capabilities we offer is what is really going to make us stand apart. Maersk’s supply chain platform team is on an ambitious journey to build truly world class supply chain management capabilities which provide our global client list the flexibility they seek. Maersk is an equal opportunities employer.

We offer

This is an extremely exciting time to join a growing and dynamic team that solves some of the toughest problems in the industry and builds the future of trade & logistics. Maersk’s Technology organisation offers a unique opportunity to impact global trade via the largest container shipping company in the world. In our Copenhagen office, we are a growing team of more than 30 nationalities. We focus on our people and the right candidate will have broad possibilities to further develop competencies in an environment characterised by change and continuous progress.

• We operate in a fast-paced environment utilizing modern technologies and bias toward action.
• We value customer outcomes and are passionate about using technology to solve problems.
• We are a diverse team with colleagues from different backgrounds and cultures
• We offer the freedom, and responsibility, to shape the setup and the processes we use in our community
• We support continuous learning, including through conferences, workshops and meetups.

Key responsibilities

As a Solution Architect with the Technology Organization you will help architect and support solution development using various programming languages and development tools for the end users to use for their business needs

Your responsibilities will be to:
• Work with the cross-functional stakeholders to understand business needs

• Lead the overall architecture implementation effort by designing robust solutions for end customers; demonstrate Technical Cloud Architectural knowledge

• Evaluate, prototype and make appropriate solution / technology / framework choices

• Oversee assigned products and provide guidance to the development team members. Assist with solving technical problems when they arise

• Ensure the implementation of agreed architecture

• Address technical concerns, ideas and suggestions

• Monitor systems to ensure they meet both user needs and business goals

• Participate in product roadmaps/blueprints with product portfolio

• Partner with Agile teams, DevOps teams, product management and other internal/external stakeholders, as necessary

We are looking for

• A total of at least 8 years of industry experience with at least 6 years of experience in designing and building scalable applications

• Proven experience as a hands-on Technical Architect or Solution Architect

• Must be well versed with different approaches to architectures

• Understands and can articulate the technical merits and value of Cloud computing

• Strong knowledge and experience in Cloud computing, Architectural patterns, Design patterns, Big Data, Analytics, UI frameworks like React, Angular, etc.

• Familiarity and experience in implementing following concepts:
- Comfortable with TDD & BDD styles, Clean code and SOLID principles, Eventing architecture, API Gateways and integrations, Authentication standards and protocols, Microservices Design & Development, REST Principles, UX & UI principles

• Expertise of Architecting, Designing and Implementing cloud solutions and have exposure to AI, IoT

• Exposure to Digital Transformation and architecting / developing digital platforms & products

• Hands-on experience in Azure based Cloud Architecture software solutions development and migration

• Proficient in Agile/XP practices; a good team player, balanced with the autonomy and motivation to produce individually

• Ability to effectively communicate results and insights value to stakeholders.
Maersk is an equal opportunities employer. You can find our statement on equal opportunities at

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Additional info

Ref. MA-308890
For more information please contact:
recruitment partner, farhana mohammed:
A.P. Moller - Maersk is an integrated container logistics company working to connect and simplify its customer's supply chains. As the global leader in shipping services, the company operates in 130 countries and employs roughly 70,000 people. With simple end-to-end offering of products and digital services, seamless customer engagement and a superior end-to-end delivery network, Maersk enables its customers to trade and grow by transporting goods anywhere - all over the world. For more information: All the way.