Solution Architect

København K, Hovedstaden (DK)
12 May 2022
12 Jun 2022
Contract Type
Full Time

Key Role & Responsibilities

By Malene Birger is looking for a Solution Architect to join the IT team as soon as possible.

The Solution architect is a key player in By Malene Birger’s new IT department and will report to the IT Manager. The responsibility of this role is to make sure the IT landscape is up to date and in accordance with best practices when it comes to solutions and integrations between systems and third-party software. As the IT department is rather small in current times, the solution architect is expected to also perform development work if needed. This will mainly consist of minor changes/updates in existing integrations to allow for new business flows and/or opportunities based on strategic decisions. The solution architect is responsible for business-critical integrations and that they are monitored at all times as well as making sure cloud solutions are used according to best practice.

Main Tasks

  • Oversee the overall architecture of the IT landscape to ensure efficient business operations
  • Act as forerunner in terms of new tech initiatives within the company accelerating business growth
  • Perform minor development tasks to increase efficiency throughout the entire business operation
  • Design new IT solutions based on business requirement input from Stakeholders and Business analysts
  • Work pro-actively to improve the overall IT change process, inspire and challenge the teams to work smarter
  • Be an ambassador for an agile mindset within IT as well as the entire company
  • Oversee and plan the development roadmap together with the IT Manager and business stakeholders



  • Omni-channel retail experience, from the fashion domain is advantageous
  • Experience with digital transformation, digital innovation, benefits realization and operational excellence
  • Experience of leading projects through the full application lifecycle
  • Experience managing technical and consulting teams
  • Deep experience with (Cloud based) ERP systems, as well as Salesforce Commerce and InRiver PIM.
  • Experience with project management and stakeholder management
  • Familiarity with infrastructure management, IT risk management
  • Experience with Business Intelligence platforms
  • Experience working with remote resources in multiple regions and cultures
  • Excellent written and verbal skills in English


  • Great communication skills
  • Empathetic, able to understand the business stakeholders and translate into viable solutions
  • Entrepreneurial, interested in and willing to contribute to modernizing the company
  • Solution oriented mindset and outside the box-thinker, to find the best possible solution long term
  • Familiarity with the apparel industry is an advantage

Professional & Educational background:

  • Experience with working as a solution architect and IT developer or in similar roles
  • Experience with integrating systems in a cloud-based environment
  • Experience in working with Infor M3 and ION is an advantage
  • Level of experience as developer: 3-5 years
  • Level of experience as solution architect: 2-3 years
  • Higher education, ideally at Master's level, within relevant area