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ZF is a global technology company supplying systems for passenger cars, commercial vehicles and industrial technology, enabling the next generation of mobility.

ZF allows vehicles to see, think and act. In the four technology domains of Vehicle Motion Control, Integrated Safety, Automated Driving, and Electric Mobility, ZF offers comprehensive product and software solutions for established vehicle manufacturers and newly emerging transport and mobility service providers. ZF electrifies a wide range of vehicle types. With its products, the company contributes to reducing emissions, protecting the climate and enhancing safe mobility.

IT Enterprise Architect

Country/Region:  HU

Debrecen, HB, HU

Req ID 49857 |Debrecen, Hungary


Your tasks:


  •  Develops and maintains a strategic, comprehensive and holistic architectural governance, compliance and IT security framework;
  •  Develops and maintain policies, standards, and guidelines (based on ITIL Framework) for the Enterprise Architecture and IT Security;
  • Supports Audits and Certifications  (e.g. TISAX); 
  • Acting as main point of contact for IT-Security concerns;
  • Deliver architectural initiatives that drive revenue and improve efficiencies that are in line with business strategies;
  • Work with senior business & technology leaders to understand and shape and support future strategic business goals;
  • Identifies key interactions and dependencies across separate systems and platforms;
  • Develops high level IT architectural guardrails that align the organizations IT standards to improve efficiency and productivity;
  • Possesses a strong technical understanding of state-of-the art solutions, IT Industry best practices and Methodologies pertaining to IT-Security, -Network, -Server etc.
  • Performs technical planning, documentation, architectural development, and modification to specifications;
  • Develops Architectural Specifications for e.g. Interface Management, New IT products/services, Applications (ERP, non-ERP), and service offerings;
  • Assesses the compatibility and integration of products proposed as standards to ensure an integrated and standardized architecture across the company;
  • Develops working relationships with internal and external business partners for a comprehensive technology roadmap and future state vision (e.g. Zero Trust);
  • Anticipate future trends and technologies and develop the necessary architectures to bring Business to the next level.


Your skills:


  • Master’s degree in Information Technology;
  • Good English language competency – both verbal and written;
  • Minimum 4 years of progressively responsible experience with ITIL Framework, IT Security, IT Architectural implementation projects, and cross-function collaboration, incl. project management skills, not limited to Agile methods;
  • Ability to travel internationally;
  • Experience working with both technical and non-technical staff and stakeholders;
  • Experience with organizational and institutional policies, plans and standards;
  • Analytical and problem-solving skills.


We offer:

  • Stable company background and long-term working possibility
  • Full of challenges and high-level professional activities at a German company
  • Participation in international projects 
  • Competitive salary and performance-related bonus 
  • Cafeteria with optional elements
  • Hybrid working opportunities  


Be part of our ZF team as IT Enterprise Architect and apply now!


Fruzsina Barta


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