Digital Workplace Tech Architect Collaboration and Communications, Novartis, Prague, Czech Republic
professionals working across IT functions globally supporting K end users. The Digital Workplace Technical Architect will contribute to our mission, taking responsibility for our strategic direction and technical architectures with a primary focus on collaboration and communications domains.
The Technical Architect will collaborate with Solution Architects to support them in elaborating holistic Technical Architectures, utilizing architecture patterns to suggest the most adequate solutions platforms.
Your key responsibilities :
Your responsibilities include, but are not limited to :
Actively research, evaluate and drive next generation of collaboration and communication technologies solutions to solve customer needs.
Lead activities to development, design Collaboration services used to communicate and collaborate worldwide with internal associates and external partners.
Develop and maintain collaboration roadmaps taking into consideration market trends, business needs and priorities.
Work with architects in other technical domains to align on technology and service roadmaps.
Seek inputs from various internal and external stakeholders. Take accountability to ensure adherence with Security and Compliance policies and procedures within Technical Architecture domains.
Create and maintain various architecture documentation artifacts., architecture handbooks, design specifications.
Maintain update govern technical standards and principals. Support the delivery of Proof of Concepts (PoC’s) and Proof of Value (PoV)
Willing to wear engineering’ hat regularly and drive product / solution Proof of Concept with other architects / engineers.
EEO Statement Novartis is committed to building an outstanding, inclusive work environment and diverse team’s representative of the patients and communities we serve.
What you’ll bring to the role :
5+ years’ experience Architecting, designing and implementation of collaboration unified communication solutions and technologies. Proficient English
Deep experience in one or more of the following Collaboration technology areas : Microsoft Teams Voice, CISCO IPT, Voice Technologies, Video Conferencing solutions and interoperability, Customer Contact Center, Virtual meeting solutions technologies, Microsoft Team Collaboration, Webcasting, Virtual Trainings and Events, Microsoft Office (Exchange, SharePoint, Microsoft Teams).
Experience with Cloud, On-Premises and Hybrid deployments and with the cloud migration strategies. Solid understanding of the solution architecture design.
Understanding of interdependencies with underpinning foundational technologies such as but not limited to Network technologies, QoS, SDWAN, Wi-Fi, Security and Cloud Computing.
Ability to solve complex business process / information challenge.
Excellent understanding and knowledge of general IT infrastructure technology, systems and management processes. Effectively work independently and in a team environment.
You’ll receive :
Monthly pension contribution matching your individual contribution up to 3% of your gross monthly base salary; Risk Life Insurance (full cost covered by Novartis);
5-week holiday per year; (1 week above the Labour Law requirement) ; 4 paid sick days within one calendar year in case of absence due to sickness without a medical sickness report;
Cafeteria employee benefit program choice of benefits from Edenred CZ in the amount of 12, CZK per year; Meal vouchers in amount of 90 CZK for each working day (full tax covered by company);
Car Allowance; MultiSport Card. Find out more about Novartis Business Services :