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IT Solutions Architect

Requistion ID:  4048

Copenhagen, Hovedstaden, DK

Date:  08-Feb-2023

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

Do you want to work in the interface between R&D and IT in a highly complex pharma context? We are looking for an IT Solutions 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 deliveries. The team consists of experienced Project Managers and Solutions Architects who provide an end-to-end perspective on R&D IT solutions. You will have a key role in creating and maintaining architecture for the R&D application and system portfolio. Your daily work will consist of a mix of smaller tasks to large implementation projects alongside with work related to improving our approach to IT architecture in Lundbeck:


  • Contribute to shaping the long-term strategic direction related to the R&D IT landscape
  • Transform business needs into requirements for IT solutions
  • Have an active role in R&D IT pre-projects (RFI & RFP) as well as execution projects
  • Participate in solution assessments and technology - and vendor selections
  • Be the link between LoB stakeholders, vendors and Global IT
  • Work with system/application upgrades, lab equipment integrations as well as large implementation projects in both GxP and non-GxP settings
  • Ensure a sufficient level of IT documentation
  • Coordinate 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 solutions.


Your future team

As Solutions Architect in R&D IT Solutions, you will become part of Business IT Delivery within Global IT. Business IT Delivery is our Pharma IT Powerhouse consisting of solutions architects and project managers, partnering closely with key business areas; R&D, Production and Supporting Functions.


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 more.


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


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 and challenges. You can create and maintain effective partnerships and can identify ways to build and strengthen these relationships. You are a skilled Solutions Architect that remains focused on achieving key goals, even in the face of obstacles and setbacks.


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 need them.

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

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.


Apply now

Can you see yourself in this role? We want to hear from you.


Does this sound like your dream job, but you’re not sure if you meet all the requirements? We still want to hear from you!


Upload your CV and include a few lines about your motivation and reasons for applying no later than April 10th 2023. No separate cover letter is needed, and we ask you not to include a photo or personal information that does not relate to your professional experience.


If you have questions or want to hear more before applying, please feel free to contact Martin Yulzari, Head of R&D IT Solutions, Global IT, / +45 30 83 54 74


We need every brain in the game – and that includes all brains and the different perspectives we all bring to the table. 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 serve. Read more about our commitment at


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About Lundbeck

About Lundbeck

Tirelessly dedicated to restoring brain health, so every person can be their best.

With too many people living with brain diseases around the world, our purpose couldn't be more important or more worth striving for. Every day we work tirelessly to change the outcome for these people. We are a community of specialists fiercely dedicated to restoring brain health, drawing on, and embracing, the uniqueness of every employee.

Our global footprint

Our approximately 5,400 employees in more than 50 countries are engaged across the entire value chain throughout research, development, production, marketing, and sales. Our research programs tackle some of the most complex challenges in neuroscience, and our pipeline is focused on bringing forward transformative treatments for brain diseases for which there are few, if any therapeutic options. We have research facilities in Denmark and the United States, and our production facilities are located in Denmark, France and Italy. Lundbeck generated revenue of DKK 18.2 billion in 2022 (EUR 2.5 billion; USD 2.6 billion).

For additional information, we encourage you to visit our corporate website, and connect with us on Instagram @h_lundbeck, Twitter @Lundbeck and via LinkedIn