Head of Solution Ar­chi­tec­tu­re for Global IT En­ter­pri­se Trans­for­ma­tion

Do you want to greatly impact the future, digital steppingstones of DSV? And can you see yourself thriving in a company where our level of ambition is through the roof?

We are currently looking for an experienced leader, unafraid to challenge the status quo, make decisive choices and pave the way forward. If you excel at navigating the intersection of business and IT and is eager to shoulder significant responsibility in shaping our digital future, then this role is tailored to your strengths.

In Enterprise Transformation, part of DSV Global IT, we are +180 colleagues spread across the globe and our work centres around helping the DSV business and IT colleagues create more value through digital initiatives.

Design and drive community of practice and standards across business IT

Based in our HQ in Hedehusene, you will be responsible for the Solution Architecture unit. Together with the team, you will have a pivotal role ensuring the digital evolution of our enterprise.

Design the overall landscape of Business IT and the digital platform

Solution Architecture is working on digital products, data products, applications, service mesh and data mesh architecture. Your team will be responsible for ideation stage rationalisation, bringing forward design papers with the requisite level of detail to construct requisite teams and projects and assign features and requirements to these and existing application teams across the organisation.

The team must build capabilities to execute on and support/guide in data architecture and design. This includes software architecture, down to implementation level design. Overall, your responsibility is to build a vision for the platform, identify how we get there and then make it happen. And you will have the creative freedom and independence to shape how you work. Doing so, you will build a large internal network, from top management to developers, peers, and team members.

You will lead and develop your team to ensure a culture of innovation and proactive initiatives while delivering high-quality solutions. In addition, you will work with the team to define and continuously improve your ways of working with solution architecture.

In addition, you will spend your days:

  • Acting as ambassador for the Solution Architecture community
  • Managing communication towards and from the organisation around the Solution Architecture team

Experienced leader and strong communicator

You have combined your experience designing enterprise IT solutions with leadership roles, where leading leaders and communicating at all levels of an organisation have been vital to your success.

In addition, we imagine that you:

  • Are well-versed in structuring plans for activities and then delivering – both individually and within a team
  • Excel at stakeholder management
  • Are able to identify key information and have the ability to simplify complex information
  • Have a delivery and service-oriented mindset.
  • Possess expert knowledge in building and designing IT and data driven solutions.

You can expect to have some travel days in Europe.

Join an encouraging work environment built on ownership and empowerment

In Global IT, we enable and develop the business through technological innovations to keep supply chains flowing in a world of change. Global IT consists of 2,300 colleagues spread across the globe. We work with a high sense of integrity and ambition to deliver the best services and products for colleagues and customers alike. We are doers, and we are driven to go further, faster. One could say that in Global IT we move goods through technology and innovation.

Want to know more and apply?

We will be happy to answer any questions you may have regarding the position and about your options in DSV. You are welcome to call Head of Digital Enterprise Transformation, Peter Sergio Larsen at +45 29 28 71 41.

We look forward to receiving your application via the link below as soon as possible. We will process the applications as we receive them.

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