#4628 IT Application Architect

#4628 IT Application Architect

Job Title: #4628 IT Application Architect
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Belgium, Belgium
Salary: Neogitable
Start Date: September
Reference: BBBH5868
Contact Name: David Lawrence
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 26, 2017 15:20

Job Description

My client requires an application Architect to join them as they create new products for their customers. You'll be part of a team that sits in a driving seat to not only deliver impact on our technical processes and systems but also to guide strategic decision-making within our company, make a difference in their customer's entertainment, communication and future digital experiences, and drive new business development by applying state-of-the-art technologies in a telecom context.


■Develop Strategic long term roadmap, from an IT perspective based on the existing Business roadmaps
■Develop business cases for innovative (even disruptive) ideas which prove their value.
Pitch your ideas to business stakeholders.
■Help cultivate customer facing initiatives by providing end-to-end assistance in the development of prototypes and MVPs.
■Facilitate discussions around "Product-Service-Resource" or "BSS-OSS" topics and provide architectural guidance
■Keep an extensive overview of the technology landscape both within Telenet and externally.
■Be on top of industry best practices providing outside-in guidance in strategic decision-making processes.
■Combine new and existing technologies to develop new customer value propositions.
■Always think and reason from a customer's perspective.


■Business acumen: You are able to quickly grasp new business processes and are creative in finding ways to improve upon them using data.
■Clear Communication: You're an excellent communicator and storyteller effectively tuning your delivery to your target audience, i.e. from engineer to C-level executive.
■Telecom knowledge: You know what TMF is, and how the prototypical landscape of a telco looks like.
■Pragmatic: You are pragmatic in your approach. You use the right techniques to provide the needed quality and detail while avoiding complex solutions.
■Technology watch: You constantly maintain an overview of the technology landscape in its broadest sense (uxp, apps, AI, IoT, ..) allowing yourself to apply and use new technologies where needed.
■Empathy: You have tons of empathy and have a fresh, unbiased open mind
■Any experience with the Customer layer, and Pega would be a plus but not essential
■English is essential and any dutch or french is a plus but not essential

Please send your CV in the first instance to be considered for this role