Senior Architect (Express IT Global)

Cyberjaya, Selangor, Malaysia Global Business Services 38840 24. August, 2020


  • Responsible for the Solution Architectures that satisfy the business requirements of project/programs aligned with the Express IT Target Architecture, Domain Roadmaps and the IT and Security Standards.
  • Responsible of defining Solution Architectures that reduce IT complexity through reusable, supportable, extensible and cost efficient solutions.

  • Responsible for the architecture implementation working closely with project IT teams through the complete project lifecycle: from inception to design, technology selection, build, test and deployment.

  • Responsible for overseeing vendors’ architects’, ensuring compliance.

  • Ensure that all project deliverables align with the specified Architecture; author the Solution Architecture Statement and System Requirement Statement.

  • Responsible for the review and approval of the Detailed Design, Testing and Deployment Architecture documentation.

  • Ensure project benefits from reusing existing assets.

  • Responsible for communicating the Solution Architecture to the project/ program stakeholders and guiding the IT project teams during architecture implementation, and ensuring it is understood.

  • Ensure that governance processes, including Architecture, development and infrastructure standards and security mandates and principles, are followed.

  • Responsible to the relevant Domain Architect for the alignment of the Solution Architecture with the Domain Architecture.

  • Responsible to the Head of Enterprise Architecture for cross domain solution architectures and alignment to the Express IT Target Architecture.

  • Contributor to the evolution of the Enterprise Architecture with best practices and emerging technologies. 


  • Java Technology, SOAP, REST, XML, JSON, Microservices, Openshift, Rule Engine e.g. Drools, BPM, BPMS, Oracle, Splunk


  • At least 8 years of multi-disciplined IT experience including :
  • At least 5 years of which with Architecture responsibilities in large sophisticated organization with high volume/high transaction environment; Ideally Logistics, Airlines, Supply Chain, Transportation industries.

  • Development experience in a team that has provided world class results, specification and configuration of systems, interfaces, including data and performance analysis across large multi-national organisations.

  • Experience in Automated Sort and Clearance arenas.

  • Expertise in Service Oriented Architecture (SOA), including Event management,Business process Management, Business Rules Engine and Complex Event Processing with exposure to Digitalisation and Cloud implementations.

  • Knowledge on operational processes in Logistics Hubs and Gateways is a plus.

  • Able to gather and assimilate information needed for the analysis of a solution architecture; analyses and defines functional and technical requirements; prepares architectural requirements documentation.

  • Identifying and understanding issues, problems, and opportunities; comparing data from different sources to draw conclusions; using effective approaches for choosing a course of action or developing appropriate solutions; taking action that is consistent with available facts, constraints, and probable consequences.

  • Establishing courses of action for self and others (i.e. IT suppliers) to ensure that architecture is developed and implemented efficiently.

  • Accomplishing architecture tasks by considering all areas involved, no matter how small; showing concern for all aspects of the job; accurately checking processes and tasks; being watchful for deviations in quality.

  • A strategic thinker with the imagination and foresight to conceptualize new technological solutions and products that address the core business objectives, whilst remaining pragmatic with implementable solutions.

  • Energetic, enthusiastic and results-oriented.

  • Committed to “best practices” and best in class architecture frameworks and development methodologies enabling to position DHL as a leader and innovator in the marketplace.

  • In depth technical background with solid accomplishments in delivering solutions against a set of architectural principles.

  • Superior communication skills with technical and non-technical senior management.

  • Ability to work in a team, with a strong partner/supplier management skills.

  • Ability to overcome the complexities involved in changing processes and implementing new technologies, and the resulting impact on people and the organization.

  • Ability to focus on what is important for the organisation as a whole whilst operating within a level of organisational ambiguity.

Facts and Figures

  • Business Unit

    DHL Information Services (Asia-Pacific) Sdn. Bhd.

  • Employment Type

    Permanent Full-Time


I like working for DHL because it is the worldwide leader in logistics where customers and employees are always in focus.

Current Employee – Project Manager in Bonn