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Global Domain Architect – Product Creation and Industrial

Gothenburg, Sweden

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Global Domain Architect – Product Creation and Industrial

We are currently looking for a Domain Architect to join our team!

If you are reading this, you probably already know that Polestar is an electric performance car brand. We work hard to create a unique experience for the customer, owner, and driver. The thrill of driving the car, the digital experience of buying, owning, and controlling a Polestar require us to push the limits of technology and software development. Sustainability has been there from the beginning, and we have set a moonshot goal for climate-neutral cars in 2030. There is an ocean of opportunities in this for talented IT professionals who want to dive in and make a difference. 

About the role

As the Domain Architect, you will own the architectural vision and technical solutions for the domain, in close alignment with Enterprise architecture in the CTO area. The person values simplicity and is not afraid to challenge technical constraints and procedures to achieve Agile design. In this role, you will work closely with the domain teams to create a modular and scalable solution that addresses future architectural changes and designs. You will drive team engineering practices in test-driven development, continuous integration, and automated deployment.  

We are looking for you who are keen to get your hands dirty and actively help the team to solve the biggest problems.

What you’ll do

  • Design the overall technical architecture of the products within the domain 
  • Ensure solutions are aligned to the enterprise policies as defined by the Architecture & Standards and Information Security team 
  • Owning the list of identified technical debt on domain level and ensures it is being prioritized appropriately – together with the solution architects in the teams; supports the teams with gradually reducing technical debt in the sprints 
  • Work closely with the Solution Architects and guide the product teams on technology strategy 
  • Be responsible for the technical design of the product areas 
  • Be hands-on and engage in coding to help the team to develop the Digital product and solve all surfacing problems at hand, identify and remove technical impediments 
  • Work with Digital Leads to align the roadmap with all strengths and opportunities within the technical stack 
  • Constantly look for better ways of solving technical problems and design the Digital product, you are not afraid of challenging the status quo 
  • Provide the teams with the roadmap for implementing software engineering practices for higher code quality 
  • Share responsibility with Digital Leads for building reusable and scalable components 

 Who you are

  • You have an extensive experience from working with Technology and Architecture within the Product Creation and Industrial domain and have a good understanding of the dependencies and connections between the different areas.
  • A critical mindset with ability to find new solutions outside traditional frameworks and make radical change
  • Belief in a non-hierarchical culture of interaction, transparency and trust in teams. Have a people-first-mindset, use foresight and are a natural systems thinker
  • Willingness to "roll up one's sleeves," work and study outside of one's comfort zone and motivate the product area toward such behavior
  • Coach employees and support in removing roadblocks
  • Experimentalist frame of mind for innovation who is willing to fail often and fast
  • Technology is part of your core as well as a clear understanding of the business challenges and targets within the Product Creation and Industrial domain.

About Product Creation and Industrial 

The purpose of the domain of Product creation and Industrial is to deliver digital solutions supporting creation and life cycle management of the product, as well as the order-to-delivery value stream. From customer order, production planning, manufacturing execution to delivered car, we secure the industrial flows with smart digital solutions. This is a newly established domain that will grow over time. New solutions and critical capabilities will have to be stepwise established according to the cycle plan to enable the next step in Polestar’s growth.

Polestar - the guiding star

We are an electric performance brand, determined to improve the society we live in. Our focus is on uncompromised design and technology. Passion and emotion drive us, electricity and innovation drive our cars. Our products are excellent, efficient and entertaining. In Polestar’s future, there is no room for shortcuts, excuses or compromises. We are all in, dedicated on our ambition. Guiding our industry forward through pure, progressive, performance.

At Polestar, the sky is the limit.

Is this you? If you are interested in joining the Polestar family, don't wait with submitting your application. We apply a continuous selection process and the job post will be open until the position is filled.

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