Vifor Pharma is currently undergoing unprecedented growth and portfolio expansion and our IT department is evolving and transforming in its key role as strategic partner to the Business. Within our IT Team at our operational HQ in Glattbrugg/Zurich, we created a new role and have an exciting open position as Enterprise Architect Business.
This is a great opportunity to be a driver in the expansion and transformation of Vifor Pharma. In this role with international exposure, you will be collaborating with cross-functional stakeholders at global level and across IT. You will be driving and help shaping the strategy in key areas of the business and align within IT Solution Management and Solution Architecture groups and functions.
Your main accountabilities will be:
Develop and maintain a business architecture strategy based on business scenarios, capabilities and motivations
Describe the primary business functions of the enterprise and distinguish related different business domains and capabilities
Define strategic, core, and support processes that transcend functional and organizational boundaries
Identify and describe external entities such as customers, suppliers, and external systems that interact with the business; and describe which people, resources, and controls are involved in the processes
Business architecture governance and related principles
Own related IT processes and capabilities
Align and be valued partner for business and solution architects within solution architecture teams
For this exciting role, we are looking for candidates who bring proactive and business driven mindset. You are able to talk business language within multiple domains and understand related IT technologies. In addition, you understand technical details. Excellent communication skills and the ability to engage with stakeholders in order to form holistic and integrated IT business roadmaps. Following requirements complete the ideal candidate profile:
Master degree in Computer Science and/or Business Administration (or equivalent) and a preference for an additional education in Business Administration
Minimum 8 years of progressive IT experience and leadership within the Life Science industry in similar positions
Specific knowledge in at least three areas of Manufacturing/SCM/Procurement, Finance & Controlling, Scientific, Sales & Marketing, Analytics/BI
Experience in managing and using EA tools, process management and business capability based roadmap building
Hands-on experience in project-program-portfolio management and delivery models waterfall / agile
At least 5 years’ leadership experience in managing a matrix IT Function
Experience in managing cross-functional relationship management, is an additional asset
Experience in new and innovation technologies, like data as an asset, AI themes, is an additional asset
Excellent written and spoken English, German desired, any other language a plus
A propos de nous
Le groupe Vifor Pharma est une entreprise pharmaceutique internationale spécialisée. Son ambition est de devenir le leader mondial dans les domaines de la carence en fer, de la néphrologie et des traitements cardio-rénaux. L’entreprise est le partenaire de choix pour les médicaments et les solutions innovantes axées sur le patient. Le groupe Vifor Pharma aspire à aider les patients du monde entier atteints de maladies graves et chroniques à mener une vie meilleure et plus saine. La société développe, fabrique et commercialise des produits pharmaceutiques offrant des soins de précision aux patients. Le groupe Vifor Pharma occupe une position de premier plan dans toutes ses activités clés. Il se compose des entreprises suivantes: Vifor Pharma; Vifor Fresenius Medical Care Renal Pharma (sa société commune avec Fresenius Medical Care); et OM Pharma.
Le groupe Vifor Pharma a son siège en Suisse et est coté à la Bourse suisse (SIX Swiss Exchange, VIFN, ISIN: CH0364749348).