Network Enterprise Architect with personnel responsibility to GlobalConnect!

Do you enjoy working in the borderland between execution and strategy? Do you have one ear to the ground picking up where the market and technology are going and both eyes on the execution of the strategy, tweaking it when necessary? Are you shining both as a senior Network Architect and as a leader for senior coworkers? Then this director-level position is right up your alley!
 

Role Description:

As a Network Enterprise Architect at GlobalConnect, you will be at the forefront of our technological innovation and strategic execution. Your typical day will involve developing, implementing and updating our Technology Strategy & Vision ensuring that our network infrastructure is future-proof and in line with the latest industry standards. You will interact with key suppliers to stay ahead of technology trends and ensure our network solutions are cutting-edge.
 

You'll be leading a small two-man team of senior architects, guiding them through the complexities of fibre network technologies and operational strategies. This role demands a blend of deep technical expertise and servant leadership skills. You will be responsible for maintaining our Network Rulebook, developing new design rules, and making sure our strategic decisions are clearly communicated and understood across the organization. This will mean that you will travel regularly to build and maintain relationships with both technical and commercial teams and partners. One thing is certain and that is that many will look to you for answers & guidance.
 

This position is vital in ensuring that our network solutions are not only robust and reliable but also innovative and forward-thinking. You'll be a key player in implementing our technology strategy, delivering on defined milestones, and ensuring interoperability across our network infrastructure.
 

Responsibilities:

  • Implement and update the Technology Strategy & Vision
  • Maintain and enhance the Network Rulebook (design rules).
  • Engage with suppliers to stay updated on technology trends and roadmaps.
  • Ensure the organization adheres to the strategic technology roadmap.
  • Serve as a key advisor to the CTOO with frequent meetings, direct interactions and presentations.

The Team and Culture:

You will be joining a skilled team of senior architects, each with their own unique perspectives and expertise. The team includes two experienced technical professionals based in Sweden, both contributing significantly to our network strategy. We enjoy an environment of collaboration, where your insights and leadership will shape the future of our network technology.

 

GlobalConnect is committed to providing a work culture that values innovation, teamwork, and professional growth. We believe in giving our employees the autonomy to lead and the support to succeed. Your journey with us will be filled with opportunities to make a significant impact, drive change, and grow both personally and professionally. With a direct line of communication with our CTOO, we believe that you will get the leverage and influence needed to succeed, both as an advisor but also as a real influence in our organization.
 

To succeed we think you need:

  • Leadership skills with the ability to motivate senior architects and influence stakeholders at all levels.
  • Substantial experience as an architect within networks.
  • Use to make technical roadmaps and strategies to execute on.
  • Capability to obtain security clearance and an understanding of the security requirements surrounding critical infrastructure.
  • Fluency in English.

Why Join GlobalConnect?

At GlobalConnect, you will be part of a global and forward-thinking company that is shaping the future of digital infrastructure in the Nordics. We value innovation, collaboration, and the ability to make a meaningful impact. Your first 6months will be focused on understanding our strategic goals, building solid relationships within the team and across the organization, and setting the stage for long-term growth.
 

Join us and be a part of a team that is not just keeping up with the future but actively creating it. Apply today and let's build something amazing together!

 

GlobalConnect is owned by EQT and is the fastest growing provider of connectivity solutions and digital infrastructure across Northern Europe. We are the result of recent mergers between Broadnet, GlobalConnect and IP-Only - now operating as one company in Norway, Denmark, Sweden, Germany and Finland. Our 1 600 employees ensure that we are the main challenger on each market by delivering secure and future proof solutions to some of the world’s largest companies as well as to private households. And everything in between.

We have helped develop and digitize societies across the Nordics for more than two decades. Our purpose is what drives us to continue - turning visions into reality by empowering society with connectivity.

Location: 

Stockholm, SE, 111 34

Location: 

Stockholm, SE, 111 34

With GlobalConnect being present in both Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Finland and Germany we have employees from many nationalities. We connect people and organizations across society. It starts with the foundation of our digital infrastructure and ends with all the things we enable. We strive to simplify the complicated and live by our customer promise and internal value-led behaviors - being E A S Y to work with (Expertise, Available, Speed, You).