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Platform Architect

Requistion ID:  2666

Copenhagen, Hovedstaden, DK

Date:  14-Jan-2022

Platform Architect, Digital Delivery

Our passion at Lundbeck is to restore brain health so every person can be their best. By developing innovative treatments, we improve the lives of people and to better do so, we are expanding our architecture capabilities within our Digital Delivery unit. If you are passionate about designing, implementing, monitoring and managing digital solutions and is well-known in a broad range of digital services such as O365, Cherwell ITSM, Veeva/SalesForce, and Adobe, we would love to hear from you.


About the team

As our new Platform Architect, you will join the Architecture and Platforms team within Digital Delivery. The Digital Delivery unit consist of four departments with a total of around 33 passionate employees currently growing in both employees and competences. The Architecture and Platforms team consists of 6 passionate architects and 3 developers. Together with the rest of the IT organization, we support Lundbeck’s full value chain – from early research, to development, production, sales, and supporting functions.


About the role

We are looking for a Platform Architect profile to take lead on architecture and design of digital solutions throughout our entire business. You will play a vital part in defining, identifying, implementing, and maintaining the tools and services needed to support our entire value chain. As our new Platform Architect, your primary role will be to:

  • Standardize platforms to match Lundbeck’s needs using best practices.
  • Focus on cross-platforms to ensure alignment and knowledge sharing within the Platforms Team.
  • Work with larger technologies that rely on Microsoft O365 Services, Cherwell ITSM, Veeva, SalesForce and Adobe.
  • Take the lead as architect on larger platform projects.
  • Support the team in the design and implementation of a highly available, scalable and secure modern workplace solutions using industry best practices.
  • Provide input to business cases comprising economical and technical arguments and recommendations.
  • Work within established configuration and change management policies to ensure awareness, approval and success of changes made to the platform designs.
  • Participate in support of the solutions as a third-line specialist.
  • Deliver expertise within the fields of cloud- and platform technologies.
  • Manage technical and business stakeholder relationships.


You will refer to the Director of Architecture and Platforms.

The position is based at Lundbeck’s headquarters in Valby, Copenhagen.


We offer

The opportunity to join a highly qualified and dedicated team. We have a collaborative and informal working environment based on respect and equality. We offer a challenging position with many opportunities for further developing your skillset and personal competencies.


The Corporate IT department has recently been top rated as one of the most attractive IT workplaces in Denmark. In the internal employee satisfaction survey, the community constantly receives top scores – hence this is a great opportunity to join a team to be proud of. And at the site in Valby we have a canteen to long for and a fully equipped gym with an indoor swimming pool. 



We expect that our new Platform Architect holds minimum a bachelor’s degree in computer science, engineering or IT and has previous work experience in Microsoft O365 Services, Cherwell ITSM, Veeva, SalesForce and/or Adobe. Further skills comprise:

  • A solid understanding of systems architecture, integration, governance and information management frameworks.
  • Experience in planning a technology environment which tailor to the business needs
  • Ability to work independently but also proactively with others for the purpose of cross-platform alignment and knowledge transfer as part of the Architecture and Platforms Team.
  • Hands-on technical and application experience of implementing large-scale complex core systems as an architect.
  • You have strong analytical skills and can take decisions, both individual and in close collaboration with colleagues.
  • You adapt your approach and demeanour in real time to match the shifting demands of different situations.
  • You are skilled at communicating in English, both written and verbally.      


For further information

If you would like to know more about the position, please contact Director of Architecture and Platforms Lasse Frederiksen on LFRE@lundbeck.com


Your application

If you are the Platform Architect we are looking for and ready to embark on our agile journey, please click the link below to apply for the job. The application deadline is 13.02.2022. Screening will be done on an ad hoc basis, so do not hesitate to apply.


Lundbeck is a global pharmaceutical company specialized in brain diseases. For more than 70 years, we have been at the forefront of neuroscience research. We are tirelessly dedicated to restoring brain health, so every person can be their best. 

Billions of people worldwide live with brain diseases – complex conditions often invisible to others that nonetheless take a tremendous toll on individuals, families and societies. We are committed to fighting stigma and discrimination against people living with brain diseases and advocating for broader social acceptance of people with brain health conditions. Every day, we strive for improved treatment and a better life for people living with brain disease.  

We have approximately 5,600 employees in more than 50 countries, and our products are available in more than 100 countries. Our research programs tackle some of the most complex challenges in neuroscience, and our pipeline is focused on bringing forward transformative treatments 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 17.7 billion in 2020 (EUR 2.4 billion; USD 2.7 billion). 

For additional information, we encourage you to visit our corporate site www.lundbeck.com and connect with us on Instagram (h_lundbeck), Twitter at @Lundbeck and via LinkedIn.