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Solution Architect

We are looking for a Solution Architect.

The role

Are you passionate about building new technology to solve customer challenges? We are looking for a high-performing and customer-oriented solution architect and technical leader to join our architect team! Come and join us for an exciting challenge to work with new technologies and a strong development team to build the best services and help global product manufacturers connect their products!

In this position, you will take on a key role in a strategic growth area within Telenor IoT. You will shape and bring to market new offerings like connectivity, applications, API’s and other services to simplify for our customers to connect their products and enable business from their digital offerings. You will be part of the core team with responsibility to develop new products and systems together with dedicated product managers and developers and maintain the Telenor Connexion architecture.  

This position reports to the Head of Technology Architecture and is based in Karlskrona or Stockholm.

Tasks and responsibilities

Your main responsibility will be to ensure that the new solutions are working in all aspects from a technical perspective in terms of usability, flexibility, scalability, reliability, and security to achieve maximum customer value over time. You will secure that architecture and development processes support the continuous operations and development throughout the solution life cycle.

You will also:

  • Co-operate with the broader technology team to ensure optimal alignment and integration of existing relevant solutions within Telenor
  • Guide organization in strategic technical decisions to balance business value vs cost and risk
  • Challenge the status quo and seek new and better ways of solving technical challenges
  • Establish, communicate, and refine target of the future solution and architecture
  • Evaluate technical options and guide teams in key decisions
  • Be the point of contact regarding integrations to internal/external systems
  • Ensure consistency between company’s internal systems and architecture when possible
  • Identify and execute on synergies with existing systems and new initiatives within the company
  • Ensure use of applicable development environments and methodology

Experience and skills

We are looking for an exceptional individual with a strong track record of architecting and leading complex development related to full stack solutions or IoT platforms. You thrive in an innovative environment and have deep technical knowledge combined with a passion for creating new solutions to solve customer needs.

In order to succeed in this role, you will need:

  • Master’s degree in software engineering or similar
  • 5 years’ experience from development and solution/system architecture roles in the IoT domain and ITIL.  AWS architect certification or similar is a merit
  • Knowledge about industry standards such as TM Forum, TOGAF, SAFE
  • Experience in API development and lifecycle management with focus on API solution design and integration
  • Knowledge of current best practices in relevant domains including cloud development, software architecture design, DevOps, containerization, microservices, automation CI/CD
  • Experience from full-stack solution development projects including e.g.  cloud services, front-end, billing solutions and integrations to Salesforce
  • Understanding of mobile connectivity infrastructure, connectivity management platforms and telecom BSS/OSS systems
  • Excellent communication skills and comfortable in presenting on various stakeholder levels
  • Fluency in Swedish & English

As a person:

We are looking for a committed and self-driven person with a positive and optimistic attitude. You are a naturally influential person and an excellent communicator with good stakeholder management skills. You are a trusted role model and technical leader with high integrity. You are passionate about developing business through technology and maximum customer value.

We also think you naturally:

  • Break down complex technical contexts to explain in an easy way and articulate consequences and benefits with different approaches and proactively suggest the best direction
  • Take initiative and responsibility to make things happen and are not afraid to get hands-on operational when needed
  • Are decisive and firm in your decisions to move forward despite a high degree of uncertainty


Karlskrona or Stockholm

Application and contact:

If you feel that you have the skills and experience to develop this role to its full potential, please do not hesitate to contact Ola Svensson, Head of Technology Architecture, [email protected]

Please apply through our recruitment system Workday.


The closing date for applications is May 31th, 2022, at the latest. If you are interested, please apply as soon as possible as we will interview continuously.