General information

All posting locations: Amsterdam, , Netherlands, London, , United Kingdom

Job Function: 04 - IT

Date Published: 20-Mar-2023

Ref #: R-66673

Description & Requirements

Location: London or Amsterdam - Standard Business Hours


What do we bring to the table?

  • Benefits begin immediately upon hire.
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  • Award-winning Ownerversity learning & development resource library
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Solution Architect - Product Development & Automation Capabilities at a glance

Kraft Heinz is currently hiring a Solution Architect - Product Development & Automation Capabilities within the IT Architecture Team.


As a Solution Architect for the IT Architecture team you will proactively lead architecture activities that guide the development and management of a portfolio of technical solutions. As part of this team- you will provides the necessary leadership- analysis and design related activities to support the development of technology solutions- ensuring those solutions meet business needs and align with architectural governance and standards.

What’s on the menu?

·       Translate business & technical requirements- documenting solution architecture design & analysis.

·       Work closely with product owners & platform mangers to ensure a robust architectural runway.

·       Monitor the solution portfolio to identify deficiencies (aging & functional fit).

·       Understand emerging technology trends- and their practical application.

·       Lead evaluation- design and analysis for the implementation of a solution architecture.

·       Understand key platform capabilities & roadmaps- influencing 3rd parties & ensuring that we maximize technology/business-value.

·       Provide deliverables like standard definitions- reference models and architecture designs


Recipe for Success: Apply now if this sounds like you!

·       I am a  tech enthusiast with an infectious passion for technology.

·       I have experience in at least two IT solution development disciplines- including technical or infrastructure architecture- network management- application development- middleware- database management or cloud development.

·       I have a good understanding of product management- agile principles and development methodologies and capability of supporting agile teams by providing advice and guidance on opportunities- impact- and risks- taking account of technical and architectural debt.

·       I have experience developing architecture blueprints- strategies- roadmaps & runways.

·       I have experience delivering presentations to senior-level non-tech executives and technical audiences.

Please note: This job posting is just a preview of the full scope of the position. A comprehensive job description is shared upon interview

We hope to find you a seat at our table!

About Us

The Kraft Heinz Company is one of the largest food and beverage companies in the world, with eight $1 billion+ brands and global sales of approximately $25 billion. We’re a globally trusted producer of high-quality, great-tasting, and nutritious foods for over 150 years. Our brands are truly global, with products produced and marketed in over 40 countries. These beloved products include condiments and sauces, cheese and dairy, meals, meats, refreshment beverages, coffee, infant and nutrition products, and numerous other grocery products in a portfolio of more than 200 legacy and emerging brands.

No matter the brand, we’re united under one vision: To sustainably grow by delighting more consumers globally. Bringing this vision to life is our team of 39,000+ food lovers, creative thinkers, and high performers worldwide. Together, we help provide meals to those in need through our global partnership with Rise Against Hunger. We also stand committed to responsible, sustainable practices that extend to every facet of our business, our consumers, and our communities. Every day, we’re transforming the food industry with bold thinking and unprecedented results. If you share our passion – and are ready to create the future, build a legacy, and lead as a global citizen – there’s only one thing to do: join our table and let’s make life delicious!

Our Culture of Ownership, Meritocracy and Collaboration

We're not afraid to think differently. Embrace new ideas. Dream big. We empower our people at every level – from entry-level intern to senior leader – to own their work. We share a responsibility to think like Owners – to be mindful of the collective and sustained success of Kraft Heinz – which we apply to every situation, every day.

As part of Kraft Heinz, you're supported to grow and achieve. You’re expected to bring your authentic self to work every day, to lead with humility, and drive outstanding performance at every level – and you’ll be rewarded. You’re given opportunities to leave a mark and build a legacy. But you won’t do it alone. You’re supported by passionate teammates along the way, and our collective, collaborative spirit fuels our incredible progress.

Kraft Heinz is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Underrepresented Ethnic Minority Groups/Women/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity and other protected classes.