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Do you want to make a significant difference in how the world is looking tomorrow and contribute to the innovation of state-of-the-art, cutting-edge technology products?
Then look no further and join our IT team at Männedorf, Zurich as

IT Solution Architect Infrastructure 80-100%

What you will do 
In this enriching and equally challenging role, you get involved in a journey which will provide you the opportunity to form the future IT landscape for our fast growing global technology company. You will be able to define and deploy modern infrastructure concepts based on your vision and roadmaps in alignment with the Tecan Enterprise Architecture. 


Responsibilities will include 

  • Lead/Assist in the execution of the vision, strategic direction, and initiative roadmap for strategic, technology and transformation projects 
  • Planning, defining, and designing of a solution - explore architectural alternatives and aid agile teams in identifying technologies and making architectural decisions
  • Define technology standards, reference design and guiding principles and support governing the Enterprise Architecture in your area of responsibility.
  • Lead innovation, research emerging technologies, perform product evaluations and business impact assessments and propose changes where needed
  • Engage with business and IT stakeholders worldwide and create fruitful collaboration to ensure the success of key initiatives 
  • Assess current architecture, perform fit gap analysis and develop suitable roadmaps for mid and long-term evolution of the respective service or technology domain. 
  • You will lead creation of solution designs balancing functional and non-functional needs, technically guide or act as project manager and alleviate risks when identified. 


What you bring along

  • Bachelor/ Master in Information Technology, Computer Science or Business Administration with a focus on IT or equivalent background
  • Broad knowledge of IT infrastructure technology (network, datacenter, virtualization, workplace, identity and access) and a large interest in related cloud and security capabilities
  • At least 2 years experience as IT Infrastructure Solution Architect, translating business and technology challenges in fit for purpose solutions. 
  • Good analytical skills, paired with curiosity, creativity and willingness to embrace new ideas, technologies, and methodologies
  • Self-starter, eager to learn, apply and make a difference 
  • Fluent English and good German skills 


What you will get 

  • Comprehensive Compensation and Benefits package
  • Progressive employment conditions
  • Exciting career opportunities
  • Wide range of training courses 
  • International and diverse environment (30+ different nationalities) 
  • Strong company culture with rich history 
  • Global mindset with “Swissness” at heart
  • Flexible working option and an attractive location at the lake of Zurich


Look no further and apply now!
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We are looking forward to receiving your application online. Please submit your resume (w/o picture and w/o cover letter, reference letters and diplomas are optional).

We will only consider applications that fully meet our requirements.

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Every lab. Every day. Empowered.
Our vision is to empower every laboratory, every day, around the world with Tecan technology, products and support. We will help to shape the future of automated workflows in life sciences and clinical diagnostics through unrivaled expertise, products and customer support.

We care about our culture.
Our values – trust, highest standards and ambition – are the cornerstones of our business, and give us the framework for the Tecan culture. We foster a positive and empowering environment, which allows us to bring our passion and energy to work. This helps us to deliver on our customer promise – ‘Always there for you’.

Legal entity:  Tecan Trading AG
City:  Männedorf
Country:  CH