junior Solution Architect - Amersfoort

Are you an enthusiastic team player with great Functional Application Management skills? And do you want the take up the challenge with Nobian to become one of the most sustainable chemical companies in Europe? Then we are looking for you:


Junior Solution Architect

Fulltime, Amersfoort

Annual Salary: EUR 75.000 – 90.000



A challenging opportunity for an open minded and enthusiastic team player with great Functional Application Management skills to drive strategic change and support applications that are instrumental to Nobian. The Solution Architect plays an important role in delivering our promise to the market and keeping our business cost effective and well organized! 


Our offer:

In the role as Solution Architect you will be responsible for further improvement of already existing IT landscape. On a daily basis you are in contact with stakeholders in the business and with your IM colleagues. We offer you a varied range of tasks on which you have a strong influence. You work independently, you can consult colleagues at any time and the there is an informal style of leadership. We offer you a dynamic and professional working environment in which your development is central. From this position there are many options within the company to grow and make next steps in your career. 

When you join us, you will be part of our fascinating and ambitious environment with highly skilled and motivated colleagues. A company that develops, produces, and sells products that are essential for everyday life. Where employees aim high, take ownership and do it right. As a European leader in salt, essential chemicals, and energy, we make no secret of our sustainability ambition, which is to become one of the most sustainable chemical companies in Europe, are you ready to join us? 


Our employment package comprises:

  • A permanent contract;
  • An excellent salary tailored to the job level, your expertise and competencies;
  • An attractive bonus scheme;
  • 35 vacation days;
  • An excellent pension plan;
  • Training opportunities.


Internal networks enable valuable personal and professional development. And through challenging projects with like-minded people, you will help us become first choice for our customers and employees, all over the world.


Purpose of the role:

The Solution Architect owns architectures, designs, and delivers services within the user role management and provisioning space. SAP ECC, BW, GRC, Treasury, FSCM VIM, Ariba, Arkieva and Concur are the most prominent applications in this space. You translate Nobian’s strategic intentions into fulfilling and cost-effective application designs, implementation plans and budgets. Examples of such strategic intentions are mergers & acquisitions, new business, restructuring and digital transformations. You manage stakeholder relationships and their demand from small changes to multi-disciplinary projects. You have a solid understanding of risk, compliance and translate requirements into auditable solutions. Faces audits, translates findings into effective improvements and secures implementation and embedding. 


Key Responsibilities:

  • Ensure quality and consistency with template design for deployments – check of designs and build; 
  • Represents the IM function at initiation phases of project initiatives and provides meaningful input to feasibility studies and value cases, knows how to rank the different options and seeks buy in from stakeholders who often operate at executive level within Nobian; 
  • Manages relationships with internal stakeholders and their demand; 
  • Manages external (offshore) service providers.


Job requirements:

You have a master’s degree with a minimum 5 years relevant work experience. You can read functional requirements and technical context. You can build relationships and you have knowledge of IM/IT. You understand risk, compliance and translates requirements into auditable solutions. Furthermore, you are a team player with good communication and interpersonal skills. You have a positive, proactive, enthusiastic attitude and you are self-motivated. You are Fluent in English, and you have a EU resident or you are in possession of a long-term Dutch residence and working permit.


About Nobian

Nobian is a European leader in the production of essential chemicals for industries ranging from construction and cleaning to pharmaceuticals and water treatment. We excel in the safe and reliable supply of high-purity salt, chlor-alkali and chloromethanes, thanks to our integrated value chain and modern production sites in the Netherlands, Germany and Denmark.

From our first salt production in 1918, we continue to innovate every day to become safer, more efficient, and sustainable to ensure the essential products of today will continue to enrich our lives tomorrow. Nobian has approximately 1,600 employees in the Netherlands (Rotterdam, Hengelo, Delfzijl, Arnhem, Amsterdam and Deventer), Germany (Ibbenbüren, Bitterfeld and Frankfurt), Denmark (Mariager), and Sweden (Gothenburg).


Are you eager to start your career at Nobian as a junior Solution Architect

Then we are looking forward to receiving your online application via our website. Please use the ‘apply’ link on our own website and upload your CV. Any questions? Then contact Jeroen Sevenstern, Talent Acquisition Partner; jeroen.sevenstern1@nobian.com    


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A pre-employment screening and a Certificate of Conduct may form part of the selection process.


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