Front End Technologies Architect

E.ON Energia S.p.A. | Permanent | Full time | Milano


The new E.ON is one of the strongest operators of European energy networks and energy-related infrastructure, as well as a provider of advanced customer solutions for more than 50 million customers. With a total of over 75,000 employees we are represented in 15 countries. This makes us ideally positioned to help drive Europe's energy transition. By focusing on two sustainable growth areas and with the acquisition of innogy, E.ON fully commits itself to the fundamental transformation of the energy world. As one of Europe’s largest energy service providers we will actively drive the energy transition in Italy and Europe. Combining the expertise of both companies will also make E.ON a pioneer in developing new and innovative energy solutions and attract the brightest minds in the energy sector.


E.ON in Italy is one of the main energy operators concerning the sale of energy solutions, with over 900,000 customers. In line with the strategic positioning of the Group, E.ON Italia focuses on the proposal of competitive energy products and services capable of responding to the new needs of consumers for a smarter and more efficient use of energy.


We are looking for a Front-End Technologies Architect in our Innovative & Enterprise Architecture team based in Milan, within the IT head office. The Team is responsible for the definition of the architectural technologies and design solutions within new projects, to keep the overall governance of the Italian landscape in alignment with the Group IT strategy and to design and implement the integration flows required by the business processes needs.
The ideal candidate will mainly be involved in several small to large evolution projects planned to support the business growth in Italy, collaborating with external partners (system integrators, vendors), internal IT teams, Business departments and Group Architects.

The main areas where the role is expected to work defining the architectural designs refer to Salesforce CRM processes and technology, document and contract management, omnichannel communication and customer facing portal integration.

Main responsibilities: 

•    identification of the application impacts during the preliminary estimation phase of every project, design of the High-Level Architecture and preparation of the of the integration needs list
•    definition of architectural, technical and integration needs to be included in the Request for Proposal during tender processes and of technical evaluation criteria during final evaluation
•    process/flows diagrams during project analysis
•    identification of issues source and corrective initiatives during incident management process
•    studying Global architectural principles, integration based on local scope, definition of architectural best practices to be used in the front-end and CRM domains
•    discovering new technologies and solutions that might fit better with E.ON needs within the Group team of Architects or externally in the Market
•    Verifying and validating Systems Integrators developments in order to be compliant with Salesforce data model and standard capabilities
•    keeping the Central Architectural and Processes Library updated with the changes designed for High Level or Process/flows analysis

In terms of scope those are the main areas of involvement and responsibilities:
•    Salesforce: CRM processes with a special focus on Salesforce Industries cloud, commodity and solutions catalog, Field Service, Sales & Support cloud
•    Document Management platforms and processes on contract management, digital sign, archiving
•    Omnichannel architectures for inbound/outbound communications
•    External customer portal integration with CRM and backend systems
•    Implementation of DevOps methodology on Salesforce

The ideal candidate should have strong abilities to work in team but also to face challenging tasks with autonomy. Strong problem-solving attitudes and enthusiasm for modern and innovative solutions are preferred.
In concrete the candidate should fulfill the following requirements in order to successfully perform his/her responsibilities:
•    Bachelor in computer science or equivalent
•    Experience in the Architect role at least 2-3 years
•    Knowledge as Solution Architect in Salesforce
•    Knowledge of Project Management methodology with proven experience in small projects
•    Knowledge of Business Process Model and Notation (BPMN)
•    Fluency in Italian and English both written and spoken
•    Main Integration Pattern knowledge (REST and SOAP APIs, Even Driven, …)

•    Specific Technical certifications (es. Togaf)
•    Knowledge of Utilities Market processes for commodities and energy solution
•    Knowledge of Agile methodology
•    Personal experience as DevOps developer or knowledge of DevOps methodology/tools


Do you have questions?

For further information please contact Tiziano Braccini. If you are convinced that this is the next step in your career, register and apply online (Job Req ID: 222603 ).
Shaping the future of energy together!


What you need to know:

Contract type: Permanent
Working time: Full time
Company: E.ON Energia S.p.A.
Function area: IT Strategy & Architecture 


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