Enterprise Architect Cloud

You will receive

  • A salary of € 6.000 to € 8.000 (40h p/w) depending on your experience
  • Play important part in the Cloud First Strategy of NN
  • You are passionate about IT and are able to share this passion with all your colleagues

You will bring with you

  • You have knowledge of and experience with cloud based applications and infrastructure architectures
  • You have knowledge of and experience with software development, CI/CD and the use of infrastructure as code
  • You have knowledge of and experience with cloud security concepts
  • You have excellent communication skills and are able to sell your cloud story in Dutch as well as English

Enterprise Architect Cloud

As Enterprise Architect Cloud it's your job to be the recognized expert and to become the trusted advisor on everything that has to do with using cloud platforms like Azure and AWS for our NN business applications. You are part of an experienced Enterprise Architecture team that supports the NN central IT departments and the local business units.

NN is using Azure and AWS as its generic cloud hosting platforms, extended with the security and compliance measures that match the criticality of our business, next to its more private Vmware environment. The growing use of container technology allows us to be flexible across our platforms.

Your impact as Enterprise Architect Cloud

You work closely with business units, product stakeholders and countries at a global scale to understand their needs and provide concrete and ready-to-use guidance and support for their usage of public cloud solutions. Together with the central IT departments you define the foundational services and features that optimally support the business units in using the cloud platforms securely and compliant.

Your main activities will be:

  • To develop and maintain a Cloud Reference Architecture and Roadmap to guide the NN central IT departments and business units in using the cloud platforms in an efficient, secure, compliant and reliable way
  • To support the Cloud First strategy of NN by providing concrete support to business units that want to migrate existing applications to or developing new applications on the cloud platforms
  • To collaborate with the central cloud platform teams in establishing architectural guidelines for cloud
  • To provide strategic advice on cloud related topics to NN IT decision makers


Realistic Results

You are successful when the NN DevOps teams love running their applications in the cloud and our customers benefit from secure, automated and highly reliable services that are delivered to our IT teams via self-service.

We also care about you

Just as you as our Cloud Architect indirectly care for our customers, we also take care of you. With great development opportunities and a pleasant working environment, you will have good reason to find going to work every day a pleasure. For your career development, we facilitate:

  • On-the-job training and vocational training via our Learning & Development Center
  • Industry-specific conferences (both in the Netherlands and across the border)
  • In-house training and personal skills training

Whatever we do, we do together in an environment full of freedom where your personality, talents and ideas count. For example, collaborating with another team is quite the norm and regularly leads to better outcomes. We have no thresholds within NN; everyone is readily accessible and willing to help each other.


Our purpose

Thanks to your efforts, we make our financial services relevant and more personal.

Active in 18 countries with over 17 million customers, you understand our work must be faultless. We must continuously innovate and invest in an agile business model. Thanks to your professionalism we earn the trust of our customers within all our subsidiaries, and there are quite a few: NN, NN Investment Partners, Nationale-Nederlanden, OHRA, ABN AMRO Insurance, BeFrank, Zicht, AZL and Movir.


Clear conditions

We offer you modern employment conditions and generous employee benefits. For example, you have the option of taking extra vacation days. We are also working towards implementing Choose your own Device. You will receive your holiday allowance and year-end bonus with your salary every month, without restriction and readily available to you.

As a Cloud Architect, you will work from our beautiful office located in The Hague, which offers an easy connection via the A12. The beach is just around the corner, and we have our very own FIT20 and private NN Café. What more could you want?

Due to the coronavirus, most of the NN colleagues work from home. At the moment it is unclear when we can return to the office. The official location for this position is The Hague.


Critical skills of a Cloud Architect

You have a high learning agility, meaning you can easily adapt and absorb new information in a changing environment. Your work affects the whole IT community of NN. Thanks to your highly developed communication, cooperation and consulting skills, you accomplish this with ease. You draw the best out of yourself as well as those around you. If you can help someone, you do not think twice about it. You know how to work in an agile organization. 

But most of all, you are passionate about IT and are able to share this passion with your colleagues


Commit to NN

Are you seeking a dynamic position in an organisation where you are constantly challenging yourself? Then we would like to meet you. Upload your resume via the apply button.

Do you have any questions about the job? Then please call Dick van Es (Manager CIO Enterprise Architecture) via +31 (0)6 1370 6019. Questions about the application process? Please contact Anouk Mastwijk 06-1527 2039.

Application procedure


If you are enthusiastic about the job we encourage you to apply online. We will then carefully look at your profile and let you know whether you’ll be invited to an interview within two weeks.


We are curious who you are, what motivates you and what you are looking for. But it is just as important that you get to know NN better. We aim for a maximum of two interviews in which you will meet the manager of the department, a direct colleague and a recruiter from NN.

Online assessment

The assessment consists of a personality test, a driver test and an intelligence test. We believe your personal qualities are very important and use this assessment to test whether you meet the NN Mindset. This will be an online test and the results will be shown  immediately.


Are we both enthusiastic after the interviews and the online assessment? Then we will gladly make you an offer to join NN. Click here for more information about our employment benefits.

Welcome new colleague

Congratulations with your new job! We will now start our onboarding procedure to secure a smooth start at NN.


We realize that applying for a job is an important moment for you. What matters to you, matters to us. That is why, after the application procedure, we invite you via e-mail to let us know how you experienced applying at NN. Thanks to your feedback we can make improvements to the way we work.

Meet our people

Would you like to learn more about working at NN? Read the testimonials and find out!

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