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:

  • Actively participating in the maintenance and further improvement of the Enterprise Architecture documentation on the levels of application, technology, business domains, data and interfaces
  • Developing architecture target images and implementing a architecture plan on the basis of architecture roadmaps
  • Ensuring architecture governance: further development and communication of the governance framework and testing planned solutions for architectural fit
  • Proactive identification of need for action based on existing deficiencies or technological innovations
  • Architecture consulting and creative participation in relevant implementation projects
  • Application of holistic, innovative solution approaches and technology assessment
  • Further development of the IT architecture discipline together with the architecture community
  • Development and preparation of management decisions


Your qualification:

  • Degree in (business) informatics or a comparable qualification
  • Several years of relevant professional experience
  • Extensive experience in an architecture role with sound know-how in 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
  • Application experience with an EAM tool is desirable
  • Very good knowledge of German and English, both written and spoken
  • High degree of customer orientation, flexibility and ability to work in a team
  • Very good communication and conceptual skills


 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: Janet Schweizer, +49 711 347-57920

Reference code: 10009

Company:  Festo SE & Co. KG

Ostfildern, DE, 73760

We look forward to your application!