Wij bieden jou

Iedere dag zes miljoen gevulde bordjes. dat is de impact van Albert Heijn op Nederland.
Je zorgt ervoor dat wij als retailer vooroplopen in vernieuwing en dat Nederland iedere dag lekker en gezond kan eten.
Werken bij Albert Heijn betekent onze klanten iedere dag te voorzien van de beste en gezondste producten. Hiermee bieden we alle ingrediënten voor een beter leven voor iedereen.
Bij de marktleider in de Nederlandse retail heb je toegang tot best in class en inspirerende opleidingen en begeleiding, waarbij jij regie houdt over jouw eigen ontwikkeling en loopbaan.
Bij Albert Heijn ben je onderdeel van een groeiende, dynamisch en succesvolle organisatie. Als marktleider in Nederland lopen we, samen met jou, voorop in vernieuwing.
Een open cultuur waar je samenwerkt met collega’s die verstand van zaken hebben en net als jij graag dat extra stapje zet.

Your new job and office



What do we offer?

Our company: Albert Heijn Technology 
Albert Heijn goes way back. More than 130 years, to be exact. So, for millions of people, food shopping is synonymous with the Albert Heijn brand. We want to leverage data and technology to future-proof food shopping and make better food more easily accessible to everyone. At AH Technology, you team up with inspiring peers in the data, digital and tech domains. A community of diverse individuals who share a common goal; to create digital solutions that make (online) shopping simpler and more inspiring.  


Our team: Engineering Enablement Platform (EEP) 
Our Engineering enablement department has a purpose to accelerate our teams worldwide and to provide the best engineering experience, so they can deliver quality customer value faster and autonomously. We provide this enablement power through technical platforms, Cloud, technical paved roads and DevSecOps tooling. Examples of great products that we deliver are Storm (our cloud framework and platform) and Beast (our engineering paved roads and portal). Built with and for our engineering community. We run our technology platforms on MSFT Azure infrastructure leveraging the cloud platform that our team maintains. 


Your job and responsibilities 

As our new Engineering Enablement Platform Architect, you'll be stepping into a leadership role as part of the EEP leadership team. You bring leadership in envisioning and designing products and platforms for our engineers. You contribute directly to building a state-of-the-art self-service eco-system of products and automation. A mission you won’t take on solo, but as a full-fledged member of the enablement team. Following Inner-Sourcing principles, you will work with users and maintainers throughout the whole organization to fit your ideas into the bigger picture. Accelerate our product teams, so they can deliver quality customer value faster and autonomously.  


You will be responsible for: 

  • Design and maintain the engineering enablement platform strategy and architecture in cooperation with the architecture community (Enterprise Architects, Product Architects and Lead Engineers). 

  • Setting-up and maintaining technology roadmaps for EEP. 

  • Ensuring privacy and security compliance by design. 

  • Contribute to Enterprise and Global architecture. 

  • Leading major engineering decisions as the knowledge leader on the latest technologies. 

  • Interaction with the key business domains to ensure business/technology alignment.  


Our ideal candidate: 

  • University or Master's degree in Computer Science, Computer or Electrical Engineering, Mathematics, Data Science or Artificial Intelligence.  

  • 8+ years of experience designing and implementing technology platforms and solutions.  

  • Avid technologist, who cultivates innovation, acts as a thought-leader, able to concisely and articulately present to both technical and non-technical audiences. 

  • A deep understanding of software engineering (technologies, architecture and engineering principles and culture), and a track record of hands-on developing and shipping software. 

  • A deep understanding of modern integration and cloud architecture 

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills. 

  • Strong to design, document, present, communicate and lead the implementation of scalable, secure, and resilient platform architectures. 

  • Good exposure to Agile software development methodologies and DevOps practices such as Infrastructure as Code (IaC), Continuous Integration (CI) and automated deployment 

  • Strong interpersonal skills and able to deal with complexity of large organizations, not afraid to speak up when sub-optimal choices are being made.  

  • Solution oriented and results driven. 



Our offer 

At AH Technology we aim to grow, and this is only possible if you grow along with us. As we work together to build our brand and your career, you can count on (based on 40 hours per week): 


  • A competitive annual gross base salary up to € 110.000 plus a bonus on top of your salary plus Global Reward Bonus at target  

  • 20 vacation days and a Personal Budget for you to decide whether to spend it on 12.5 extra vacation days, discounts or a pay-out;   

  • Flexible working hours;   

  • An excellent pension plan where Ahold is contributing over 4 times your contribution 

  • A company car or car allowance 

  • Attractive discounts on various insurance policies;   

  • 10% staff discount on groceries in all Albert Heijn stores, to a maximum of €300 per year;  

  • A company laptop and smartphone. 




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