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Country:  Finland

Hyvinkää, ES, FI

Location details:  Negotiable within EMEA region
Employment type:  Undefined term
Full-time/part-time position:  Full time
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Architect, Product Lifecycle and Engineering



Location details: Negotiable within EMEA region 


At Konecranes, we believe that great customer experience is built on the people behind the Konecranes name – people committed to providing our customers with lifting equipment and services that lift their businesses. Everything we do, we do with passion and drive. 

We believe diversity drives business success and is the foundation for our growth. We welcome different backgrounds and skills that enrich our community and we promote a place where we can ALL be ourselves. This is what makes Konecranes a unique place to work.



Konecranes Information Technology organization develops innovative IT services that help to transform data into knowledge. IT provides services to enable secure, reliable and productive operations around the clock. The service portfolio is wide ranging from IT services provided to enable Konecranes business processes all the way to the business intelligence and analytics identifying new business opportunities.


In Konecranes IT, Product Development & Supply Cluster, we are responsible for developing and delivering IT solutions supporting Material Delivery, Procurement and Product Development processes.


To strengthen our team, we are looking to hire an Architect, Product Lifecycle and Engineering who will take a key role in leading Product Tribe’s solution architecture work. In this role you will be responsible for maintaining architecture descriptions, development roadmaps, architecture principles, guidelines and constraints for solution development. You will analyse requirements and purify epics to features, also ensuring that non-functional and compliancy requirements are properly acknowledged.


As an architect you will work with a wide network of key stakeholders: process owners and other architects of IT organisation. You will co-operate closely with Tribe leads to drive the vision and architectural alignment within and across tribes. You will also support development team and tribe level practices, such as quarterly planning and demo meetings.


Why join our team?

With us, you will have a possibility to work closely with excellent agile development teams and contribute to the team effort of striving towards ever better solutions for Product Lifecycle and engineering processes. In this role, you will utilize your experience to create future roadmaps and architectural alignment and have opportunities for stretch your talent when dealing with new challenges.

As a company, we are committed to developing our people and we will support you to be successful with us. Want to learn more about Konecranes and what your future colleagues have to say? Then watch this video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AklPBQd_p0I


What should you bring?

For this role we are looking for a person who has a degree in Computer Science or equivalent as well as several years of related work experience, preferably in a similar role. You need to have a good understanding of Product development, Lifecycle of products and Engineering processes. You also need to have ability to manage broad area of contents. Key factor to your success is communicating the big picture while paying attention to details.


We also expect that you have an active and independent approach to work and capacity to work under pressure. You will enjoy in this role, if you are a dedicated team player who feels comfortable working in global projects and in virtual teams with diverse backgrounds. As this role is much about collaborating and influencing, you need to have good interpersonal skills and be fluent in English. Knowledge of Siemens PLM applications (Teamcenter) is considered as advantage. We also appreciate experience in project management and agile methodologies.



Please submit your application by the 30th of September, at latest via Apply -link below.


For further information about the role please contact Ralph Madenach, CIO by email: ralph.madenach(at)konecranes.com.



Konecranes is a world-leading group of Lifting Businesses™, serving a broad range of customers. We are truly a global company with 16,900 employees at 600 locations in 50 countries. For over 80 years, we have been dedicated to improving the efficiency and performance of businesses in all types of industries. We believe that sustainable growth is a result of a strong responsible performance. Konecranes is committed to ensuring that all employees and job applicants are treated fairly in an environment which is free from any form of discrimination.

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