Senior Enterprise Architect for Product Supply

Category:  Information Technology & Telecom

Bagsværd, Capital Region of Denmark, DK



Do you have 5+ years of experience within enterprise architecture and manufacturing IT? Can you boost the digital and data transformation of Novo Nordisk by translating our business vision and strategy into effective technology plans? Are you excited by the opportunity of having an impact on the future technology and digitalisation to make Novo Nordisk an even better company for our patients and for the world? Then join Novo Nordisk’s Enterprise Architecture department as Enterprise Architect for Product Supply and Manufacturing.

The position

As one of our enterprise architect you are working across business and technology where you will

  • Create ambitious visions, architectures, and roadmaps for digitalization and technology in collaboration with stakeholders.
  • Define the technical playing field for IT solutions and keeps the play flowing through an active architectural community.
  • Ensure our capabilities and technologies
    • evolve in an agile but controlled way
    • are used for maximum impact, and
    • are always on the forefront of business needs.

Each architect in our team has a dedicated focus area, and together we tie it all together in a coherent and solid enterprise architecture spanning from infrastructure to data, solutions and business architecture. Your focus area will be Product Supply and Manufacturing, and you will work very closely together with the domain architects and leaders in our Product Supply department.



We expect that you have 5+ years of experience within enterprise architecture and manufacturing IT in a large organization and that you

  • are passionate and ambitious about modern technology and how to use it for business value without letting ambition get in the way of simplicity.
  • have a broad understanding of product supply, modern manufacturing IT, and IT in general and is always curious to learn and follow new technology trends.
  • move comfortably between technical and business discussions.
  • can work with people at all levels and can explain advanced technology in a way everybody can understand.
  • know that our enterprise architecture comes to life through other departments, so collaboration is the key to success.
  • are pragmatic and prefers an 80% solution to no solution, but once a decision is made has the stamina to help push it through.
  • speak fluent English.

As a person, you are energetic, comfortable with working independently and have a high level of personal integrity and accountability. You thrive in a fast moving and rapidly changing environment.

We expect you to share your knowledge and experience, and in exchange we would like to welcome you as a part of innovative and growing environment of Novo Nordisk. 


About the department
The Enterprise Architecture team is part of Global IT in Novo Nordisk which employs more than 1000 highly skilled IT Professionals worldwide. The Enterprise Architecture team is a recently created and currently consists of 5 employees and is still growing. You will be reporting to the Head of the Enterprise Architecture, who will count on you to act as ambassador for the team and for our ambitious vision for enterprise architecture in Novo Nordisk


Our Enterprise Architecture department helps boost the digital and data transformation of Novo Nordisk by translating our business vision and strategy into effective technology plans. Our key stakeholders are senior Management in IT, Lines of Business, Project Managers and IT domain architects throughout the company. We are a success when the IT technology landscape is fit and allows Novo Nordisk to deliver on our strategic aspirations.


Working at Novo Nordisk

We are a proud life-science company, and life is our reason to exist. We’re inspired by life in all its forms and shapes, ups and downs, opportunities and challenges. For employees at Novo Nordisk, life means many things – from the building blocks of life that form the basis of ground-breaking scientific research, to our rich personal lives that motivate and energise us to perform our best at work. Ultimately, life is why we’re all here - to ensure that people can lead a life independent of chronic disease.



Forfurther information, contact Mads Madsbjerg Hansen at BMHY@novonordisk.com or + 45 30 75 76 88



Upload motivational cover letter and CV before July 18th 2021.


Please note we are inviting candidates for interviews on an ongoing basis.


Millions rely on us 

At Novo Nordisk, we don’t wait for change. We drive change. We’re a dynamic company in an even more dynamic industry, and we know that what got us to where we are today is not necessarily what will make us successful in the future. We embrace the spirit of experimentation, striving for excellence without fixating on perfection. We never shy away from opportunities to develop, we seize them. Working at Novo Nordisk is working toward something bigger than ourselves, and it’s a collective effort. Novo Nordisk relies on the joint potential and collaboration of its more than 40,000 employees to change the lives for the better for millions of patients living with diabetes and other chronic diseases. Together, we go further. Together, we’re life changing.