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Architecture Manager


Wavin is an innovative solution provider for the building and infrastructure industry globally. With over 60 years’ of expertise, we aim to solve global challenges in water supply, sanitation, climate-resilient cities and building performance. We are committed to building healthy, sustainable environments. Wavin is headquartered in the Netherlands, and has presence in over 37 countries.


Wavin is currently looking for a GLOBAL DIGITAL SOLUTIONS ARCHITECT to join our team in AMSTERDAM, the Netherlands, at the Global Headquarters. If you want to make a difference and work for a purpose-led company, please read on and learn how you can help our changing world.


The role:

Reporting to the GLOBAL DIRECTOR IT DIGITAL PLATFORMS, the GLOBAL DIGITAL SOLUTIONS ARCHITECT will be part of a team, responsible for innovating, developing, and operating a market-leading Digital Platform that delivers against engagement, revenue growth, and profit targets. By enabling our customers by providing a platform that enables our applications to become an integrated functional eco-system.



  • Love business models and translate them into global solutions;
  • Like talking, but doing even more;
  • Designing solutions, you actually code as well;
  • Into collaborating with business on a daily basis.



  • Providing global capabilities of all Digital Products (including interfacing with SAP backend);
  • Responsibility for an overall Digital Architecture on a global scale;
  • Being responsible for technical and cost-effective scalable solutions;
  • Being able to prototype and build applications, to accelerate and scale for growth;
  • Playing a critical role in selecting the right third parties;
  • Innovating on a multi-application platform in different geographical regions;
  • Managing a multi-stakeholder context internally;
  • Collaborating with all POs to build balanced end-to-end solutions;
  • Advising and informing global management in the field of technology scaling challenges;
  • Managing tech-stack through the IT vendors;
  • Taking technical ownership of the Integration Platform to connect all of our systems.



  • A bachelor/master's degree in Engineering or related field - education in E-commerce – will be an asset;
  • 10+ years’ experience in IT product development;
  • 2+ years’ experience in an international role;
  • Very good English skills – min. B2 upper intermediate level (written and spoken) - Spanish skills – will be an asset;
  • A proven background in architecting, implementing, leading, and delivering enterprise-scale projects/programs adhering to all (or a subset) of the principles behind SOA;
  • Great knowledge and understanding of the key platform players in the space of composable best-of-breed technology, most importantly: commerce tools, Sitecore, CRM Dynamics, SAP back-ends (ECC/S4Hana);
  • Proven cloud and serverless experience, preferably via Azure, AWS, or GCP;
  • Experience with Agile and Scrum framework;
  • Availability to travel internationally up to 10% (mainly across Europe);
  • Ability to work with different stakeholders and discover new insights, based on a self-understanding of analytical capabilities;
  • Excellent listening, communication, and interpersonal skills;
  • Customer-oriented approach;
  • Proactive and curious mindset;
  • A team-player with great knowledge and understanding of operational excellence;
  • Intellectual strength in planning, strategy, analysis, and problem-solving.


What do we offer:

  • Flexible work schedule + possibility to work from home with several provisions;
  • Extensive benefits package including: 25 vacation days, 12 free rotation days, variable compensation plan, commuting allowance / public transportation card, allowance in the case of additional healthcare assurance, group discount healthcare insurance, company fitness program;
  • Standard work tools like laptop, smartphone;
  • Internal and external training courses;
  • Opportunity to take part in challenging projects;
  • Friendly and supportive working atmosphere.


Our offer:

Wavin understands and celebrates diversity with over 10.500 employees in over 37 countries. We provide a collaborative and supportive culture in where we encourage all our employees to develop their talent. In addition to working with an enthusiastic, professional team in an international environment, we offer a competitive compensation and benefit package.



Wavin is part of Orbia, a community of companies bound together by a shared purpose: to advance life around the world. With over 22.000 employees worldwide, Orbia is committed to contribute to the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals, by bringing resources, cultures, and ideas together to promote sustainability and regenerative practices.


Contact us:

If you have questions or you want to know more about the position, please contact NATALIA ANISZEWSKA (Talent Acquisition Partner) via email: To apply, use the apply-button or e-mail your cover letter and English CV.



Acquisition based on this vacancy is not appreciated and unsolicited applications from third parties will not be accepted.



Amsterdam, NH, NL