HKScan is looking for a Senior IT Architect, Networks area

Department/Team: IT Workspace and Capacity Services 

Application period: open from: 28.11.18 - closing date: 15.12.18 

Location: Finland, Vantaa         

Position type: Full Time 


A Taste of Who We Are:

We serve the world’s most demanding fork. That means creating tastier lives for our customers, both today and tomorrow, while ensuring sustainability, quality and social responsibility in alignment with our Nordic heritage.

As a member of our family of over 7000 employees from diverse backgrounds, you are supported by inspiration, leadership and care to help bring this vision to life. We believe providing professional opportunities and development, encouraging innovation and enabling collaboration throughout the organization contributes to a rewarding and evolving working environment.

We lead the way in ensuring positive social and environmental impact. Our value chain extending from farm to fork, offers an extensive variety of professional opportunities, from ethical animal sourcing to innovative consumer marketing. With focus on the advancement, safety and health of our people, we empower you to fulfill the growing needs of the world’s most demanding fork.

The Role:

 As an IT Architect (Network) you will have an ownership of technical architecture of network solutions including network security. On this role, you will design and develop our SDWAN/WAN/LAN/WLAN/Firewalls including supportive network elements together with our partner companies. You will be driving our network to future with cost effective and robust technologies.

 Your main responsibilities:

 * Responsibility of architecture of network solutions including factories and offices; SDWAN/WAN, LAN, WLAN, Firewalls and integral dependencies

 * Develop and maintenance service support based ITSM processes

 * Capacity optimization

 * Own and steer projects

 * Design and develop network for business services to ensure quality and robustness of implementations

 * Group level position, geographical scope: Baltics, Denmark, Finland, Poland and Sweden


 You will report to the Head of IT Workspace and Capacity Services.

 What we expect from you:

 * Strong technical skills and understanding of networks and network security

 * Understanding how corporate networks are working  

 * Ability to design and develop networks for future

 Please note, that we expect from the selected person an approved health check, which may include a drug test. 

What you can expect from us:

We are an employee-focused organisation and that means we believe we perform our best when we collaborate with one another. Our Leaders know that they are not sole vessels of wisdom; we learn and grow from one another together. When working at HKScan expect to be challenged and be prepared to challenge us.

More information

We will start processing applications during application period

Contact Person(s) for this role: Toni Määttä tel.+358 45 8626 890. You can also leave a call back request

Visit our website:


If you have any questions regarding the recruitment process, please contact:

Tarja Laine

+358 40 867 4440 

Please submit your application and CV with your salary request by 15.12.2018 by e-mail to

HKScan is the leading Nordic food company. Our offering includes responsibly-produced meat, meat-based products and meals, as well as innovative solutions making everyday life easier for consumers. Our products always deliver a promise of tasty food and Nordic purity, quality and responsibility. This promise covers the entire meat value chain – from farm to fork. Our customers include the retail, food service and industrial sectors, and our home markets comprise Finland, Sweden, Denmark and the Baltics. We export to close to 50 countries. In 2017, HKScan had net sales of EUR 1.8 billion and some 7 300 employees.