IT Solution Architect (40 hours)

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You are a skilled technical leader that can serve as a liaison between business need and technology support to solve complex application solutions.  

Within the IT-environment you will be the trusted advisor when it comes to IT architecture, application landscape, services, cyber security, etc. Based on requirements you will provide advice on a solution that has a good fit to existing application landscape and services.  

As a Solution Architect, you will work closely with our primary vendors and business partners to ensure our infrastructure and applications can offer all services to our customers smoothly and uninterrupted. You are always up to date with the current state of IT. You act as the linking pin between the requirements of the M7 business and the execution of the work by the business partners.  

We are looking for someone who loves IT, knows a lot but is able to learn and is not afraid of getting his or her feet dirty.

The position is based in Hilversum and reports to the Manager IT Operations.



  • Own the overall IT architecture and design and liaise with our vendors and business partners to make sure this is kept up to date.

  • Support but also challenge our vendors and business partners in preparing and executing upgrades and extensions to our IT infrastructure.

  • Ensure the security of our overall IT infrastructure is at the high standard.

  • Ensure that key customer and business processes for all brands are standardized and at high standard.

  • Define, refine and document the IT infrastructure end-2-end together with business partners

  • Keep up to date with technological developments relevant to business and prepare strategic technology roadmaps.

  • Responsible for a solution recommendation on application development projects.

  • Develop the conceptual technical design for a project.


Education and experience

To be successful, our future colleague has the following knowledge and experience:  

  • A bachelor’s or master’s degree in Computer Science or Information Technology.  

  • Strong professional background within IT sector. A minimum of 5 years’ experience in a similar job

  • Highly skilled in designing solution designs for complex organizational issues.

  • Deep understanding of IT and the ability to look at solutions from several technical angles

  • Flexible attitude and strong dedication to service excellence.  

  • Excellent communication skills at all levels in the organization, fluent in Dutch and English.

  • Experienced in co-operating with 3rd parties for designing and building services.

  • Experienced in developing technology roadmaps together with external vendors.

  • Easily adapts to new situations and ways of working. Is open to changes and is prepared to adapt effectively to this.

  • Polished leadership skills with the ability of innovative thoughts to increase productivity


We offer

  • Dynamic, international work environment supporting 9 countries across Europe

  • Informal open culture

  • The ideal size of operation: big enough to be serious but small enough to have you be involved in multiple topics to an interesting level of detail

  • Serious salary for a serious job


If you recognize yourself in this profile, we would like to invite you to send us your motivation, together with your CV. You can send your application to: Cécile Gerritsen I HRM I

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E Zilly B.V.

Wilhelminastraat 21
1211 RH Hilversum
The Netherlands

Contact details:

Phone: +31 (0)35 65 55 750
Fax: +31 (0)35 65 55 751


Chamber of Commerce: 30153157
IBAN: NL65SNSB0948808659
VAT: NL807498117B01


E Zilly CZ, s. r. o.

Daliborova 419/11
709 00 Ostrava, Mariánské Hory
Česká Republika

Contact details:

Phone: (+420) 595 694 570


IČ: 29392811,
DIČ: CZ29392811

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