The Product Design and Delivery department within Shared IT is responsible for design & delivery of central products & services.

Senior Cloud Architect (m/f)


  • Develop and refresh the Hosting Strategy ensuring appropriate use of Cloud Technologies.

  • Work with outsourcing suppliers to design and implement complex solutions leveraging cloud technologies to enable various business requirements.

  • Executing quick technical feasibility and proposal development for moving identified workloads to cloud solutions as per the Global Strategy

  • Using customer requirements & working with various IT departments to build technical and security architecture with cloud solutions for various applications and workloads.

  • Steering of Technology and Innovation Management & executing limited POCs, where necessary.

  • Define design patterns and architecture templates and guidelines

  • Define To-Be and Reference Architectures for Technical Architecture (TA) and Shared Service environments related to cloud technologies.

  • Manage the development and evolution of Enterprise Architecture (EA) Framework in iterative phases

  • Provide EA consultancy and support or lead strategic projects or large Change Management initiatives

  • Provide on-going support throughout the delivery of critical Projects, ensuring compliance whilst also ensuring the strategy is constantly being evolved to the needs of the business


  • Strong Business architectural, analysis and planning skills

  • In-depth experience with Enterprise Architecture (EA) design methods and modeling tools related to Enterprise Architecture Management (EAM)

  • Good, commercial experience and track record in development of cloud strategies for a large multinational cooperation

  • Experience in working with system integrators (SIs) and independent software vendors (ISVs) to build cloud solutions leveraging main stream technologies (e.g. Microsoft Azure).

  • Proven track record in integration of cloud solutions with traditional Data Centre infrastructure with methodologies of TOGAF, Micro-Services, Agile Development, Continuous Integration, Continuous Delivery, Cloud Methodology

  • Strong Technical competence in Cloud-Infrastructure (Cloud-Software-Stacks, Virtualization, Container technologies, High Availability, Disaster Recovery Cloud Security, Cloud Migration), DevOps, Open Source Middleware

  • International leadership and intercultural competence in multidiscipline, high-performance work teams

  • Highly innovation skills and visionary thinking complimented by good business communication competencies

  • Leadership - proven skills in the delivery against Strategy, the ability to project “why” to a large audience and ensure buy-in across a global organisation

  • Project management skills and vendor relationship and negotiating skills

At a glance

Reference no: 37581 Contract term: Permanent

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E.ON is a privately-owned international energy company. Our 40,000 colleagues in 13 countries work daily towards the improvement of technical innovations and user-friendly customer solutions for the new energy world. We are the first large energy company to focus more heavily upon the energy of the future through our three business areas of energy networks, renewable energies and customer solutions.

E.ON Business Services

E.ON Business Services GmbH (EBS) is the multifunctional support unit of E.ON SE. EBS bundles group-wide business services for Finance, HR and IT centrally under one roof. EBS is headquartered in Hanover.
The company employs almost 4,000 employees in Germany, the Netherlands, United Kingdom, Italy, Rumania, Sweden, Slovakia, the Czech Republic and Hungary.


The department is SI_CI1 - This is the department within Shared IT that is responsible for design & delivery of central products & services.