IT Solutions Architect, R&D IT Solutions, Global IT

Are you driven by the challenge of working within the interface of R&D and IT in a highly complex pharma context? We are looking for an IT Solution Architect, who can consult the business on IT solutions and ensure coherence between applications and systems across R&D.

Your new role

As IT Solutions Architect, you will join a team of IT professionals that deliver business value by sourcing, implementing, and managing IT solutions to continuously improve R&D. The team consists of experienced Project Managers and Solutions Architects, who provide an end-to-end perspective on R&D IT. You will have a key role in creating and maintaining architecture for the R&D applications and systems, and your daily work will consist of a mix of smaller tasks and large implementation projects alongside improving our approach to IT architecture at Lundbeck. Furthermore, you will be responsible for:

  • Contributing to shaping the long-term strategic direction related to the R&D IT landscape
  • Transforming business needs into requirements for IT solutions
  • Having an active role in R&D IT pre-projects (RFI & RFP) as well as execution projects
  • Participating in solution assessments and technology – and vendor selections
  • Being the link between LoB stakeholders, vendors and Global IT
  • Working with system/application upgrades, lab equipment integrations as well as large implementation projects in both GxP and non-GxP settings
  • Ensuring a sufficient level of IT documentation
  • Coordinating support for incidents related to the applications and systems within the R&D IT portfolio

Why is this a great opportunity?

You will be involved in global innovative projects, provide an end-to-end architectural perspective and ensuring a strategic fit between solutions and business requirements for R&D.

Your future team

We are fans of sharing knowledge and of helping each other across departments in Global IT. That’s why we among other initiatives have established a Solution Architect Forum, where we present and review solution designs, share knowledge, tips & tricks and much.

Global IT is a developing organization with approximate 140 colleagues around the world. We deliver IT and digital solutions while ensuring efficient operations to more than 5300 colleagues across all business areas. Our culture in Global IT is characterized by knowledge sharing and trust. We are enthusiastic about what we do, and we prioritize time to have fun.

The position is based in Valby,

What you preferably bring to the team

  • Experience working with IT solutions that supports R&D functions, preferably within a GxP environment
  • Experience with Lab IT
  • Application Solution Design experience
  • An ability to take lead in architecture and solution design in a multi-vendors environment
  • A structured and forward-looking mindset and ability to determine emerging business needs and propose appropriate responses
  • You are a good communicator
  • A curious and innovative mindset as well as good analytical skills
  • Possible experience from the business side of IT in a larger pharma organization

How your colleagues would describe you

You should be acknowledged for your good people skills, technical skills and understanding of business processes. You can create and maintain effective partnerships and can identify ways to build and strengthen these. You are a skilled Solutions Architect that remains focused on achieving key goals, even in the face of obstacles and challenges.

Our promise to you  

Lundbeck offers an inspiring workplace with a culture characterized as collaborative – a must to successfully bring our treatments through research and development all the way to commercialization and the people who needs it.

At Lundbeck, we offer a mix of exciting tasks, passionate colleagues and numerous development opportunities that arise continuously. We aim to balance interesting and rewarding work with initiatives and programs focused on our employees’.

We value your commitment to improving brain health for all, and we will therefore remain committed to your progress and development throughout your career at Lundbeck.

We will process applications on an ongoing basis. Your application or CV should not be sent via e-mail. 

We need every brain in the game – and that includes all brains and the different perspectives we all bring to the At Lundbeck, we embrace the uniqueness of each employee, and we are committed to building a workforce that is as diverse as the people we Read more about our commitment at  .

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The recruitment process takes place in collaboration with Brinch & Partners. If you would like to know more about this opportunity, please feel free to contact Consultant Joachim Præstmark by or +45 3148 1595.

All inquiries and applications are treated confidentially.

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Joachim Præstmark

+45 3148 1595