Many innovations have come from IT. And it is precisely this value creation within the bigger picture that makes our global IT so special: bright minds working on artificial intelligence and inspiring moments on the Internet of Things. With state-of-the-art infrastructure, collaboration and agility, Festo offers its employees numbering more than 20,000 globally the opportunity to grab digitisation firmly with both hands. We’re heading to the next level of digital transformation. Are you coming with us? Welcome to Festo.

IT Enterprise Architect (m/f/d)

Your job:

  • Active participation in maintaining and further improving the enterprise architecture documentation at the application, technology, business domain, data and interface levels
  • Development of architecture target images and implementation of architecture planning with the derivation of architecture roadmaps
  • Ensuring architecture governance: further development and communication of the governance framework and checking planned solutions for architecture fit
  • Proactively identifying the need for action based on existing misalignments or technological innovations
  • Architecture consulting and creative involvement in relevant implementation projects
  • Application of holistic, innovative solution approaches and technology evaluation
  • Further development of the IT architecture discipline together with the architecture community
  • Development and preparation of management decisions

Your qualifications:

  • Degree in (business) informatics or comparable qualification and several years of relevant professional experience
  • Extensive experience in an architecture role with in-depth knowledge of IT architectures
  • Broad technological knowledge of IT systems and IT innovations as well as technical understanding
  • Ideally experience in the design of larger application landscapes as well as experience in architecture management
  • Ideally application experience with an EAM tool
  • High degree of customer orientation, flexibility, ability to work in a team, communication and conception skills
  • Very good knowledge of German and English


 You can expect the following with us:

  • The good feeling working for a family-owned company with a safe and solid financial basis
  • Freedom to explore, innovate and realise your own ideas
  • Competitive compensation with attractive perks and other benefits
  • Respect and appreciation for each other - regardless of gender, nationality, disability, age and identity
  • Lifelong learning with great conditions for individual further development
  • Flexible working models depending on the respective workplace for a good balance of work and private life
  • Highly modern working environment, infrastructure and communication technologies
  • Great family and health services for your well-being


You can find more information about our benefits and Festo as an employer here.


Contact person: Verena Böck, +49(711)347-53521

Reference code: 11676

Company:  Festo SE & Co. KG

Denkendorf, DE, 73770

We look forward to your application!