IT Architect – In­fra­struc­ture Services

To support our new IT strategy, we are looking for new colleagues within project management, system management, IT Subject Matter Experts within SAP, LIMS, EDMS and IT infrastructure architects and IT operations specialists. If you have any of these skills, come join a Global IT organisation in a company on an exciting change journey with a fantastic purpose.

Contact: Senior Vice President, Global IT, Jens Noack Skærbæk, or +45 41904411.

Do you enjoy working with challenges on an enterprise-scale within IT infrastructure? Do you have a solid technical background combined with an adaptive mindset, and an ability to translate that into stable and mature solutions?

World leader in allergy

ALK's aspiration is to become the world leader in allergy by helping as many people with allergy to a better life by providing options of prevention, diagnosis and treatment of allergy. In Global IT, we contribute to this aspiration by supporting the organization with modern IT tools and technologies, and by delivering world-class support to our many colleagues around the world.

Your role as IT Architect

Working in collaboration with both application experts, the infrastructure team and end-users, you will design, implement, configure and document critical solutions based on a wide range of technologies.

You will be involved in projects for implementation of new infrastructure and upgrade of legacy systems, where you will define the architecture, design, life cycle management and migration process in cooperation with system owners and peer infrastructure architects and engineers. You will also become involved with the migration of systems and the challenges it brings when moving towards modern platforms, that be both on-premise and in-cloud. Therefore, you need to be able to align the technical and functional requirements of different stakeholders in Global IT and ensure that projects are delivered on time and with the promised specifications.

A strong drive and project management skills will be an advantage, as the right technical solution is only one piece of the puzzle.

You will also support, troubleshoot and develop existing systems, to ensure a high level of performance and stability, and be able to come up with innovative solutions to new business needs.  GxP Compliance and documentation are a part of our mindset, so experience and demonstrated ability to achieve compliance in an effective and useful way is an advantage.

The successful candidate will be a key driver in the adoption and advancement of infrastructure-related services and will contribute significantly to both current and future business-critical systems in ALK.

Fields of responsibility

  • Design, implement and manage the infrastructure to support new business systems and upgrades
  • 3rd level support and troubleshooting of existing systems, primarily Microsoft platforms
  • Work with IT infrastructure experts to ensure correct implementation, and identify innovative solutions to business needs
  • Ensure GxP-compliance and technical documentation of own area
  • Provide technical solution analysis and advice to stakeholders within Global IT

Your qualifications

As a candidate for the role you have:

  • An education in computer science, engineering or similar
  • Demonstrated ability to manage technical and complex infrastructure projects, and to communicate and align with peer architects, engineers and management
  • A deep technical experience using technologies such as Windows Server, SQL Server, networking, virtualization and Active Directory
  • Experience with Azure and preferably also Exchange, Teams and SkypeFB
  • Experience with scripting and automation
  • Experience with GxP and qualification of computerized systems is an advantage

Global IT at ALK

Global IT at ALK is a global organization of approximately 110 employees with three main hubs in Hørsholm, Madrid and Krakow and IT staff on our production sites and regional sales hubs in Germany, France and North America. Today, ALK has most IT competencies in-house and you will have qualified colleagues across the globe.

We believe that good results and IT services go hand in hand with securing development and learning opportunities. Employees are encouraged to show respect and help each other every day. You will become part of an IT organization where we put competence and substance over format and presentation and prioritize iterative interactions.

Our new IT strategy contains several new IT programmes and projects aimed at revitalizing ALK's IT infrastructure and application landscape. You will have the opportunity to work with and impact our:

  • Upgrade and replacement of legacy systems
  • Implementation of new critical infrastructure across Global IT
  • Analysis and scoping of new initiatives

Contact and application

If you need further information about the position, please contact Director, Infrastructure Services, Arne Ploug on or +45 2268 2213.

We look forward to hearing from you.

Application deadline:

March 1st, 2020.

ALK-Abelló A/S

ALK helps people living with allergy. By providing solutions that make life with allergy surprisingly simple we make a difference for many people. We build upon a strong heritage as a pioneer in allergy immunotherapy and we will continue to innovate, develop and market new products and solutions for people with allergy. ALK is a global company with production sites in Denmark, France, Spain and the United States. We were founded in Copenhagen in 1923 and today we employ around 2,300 people around the globe. Our headquarter is based in Hørsholm north of Copenhagen. We know that our employees are our most valuable asset and we believe they do their very best every day in the pursuit of new and better allergy treatments and solutions for people with allergy around the world. If you like to have influence and make a difference ALK is the right place so come join us on our exciting journey.

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Alk-Abelló A/S
Publiceret: 19 February 2020


Location Hørsholm

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