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ID:  530205

Marseille, FR

Head of Enterprise Architecture

CEVA Logistics provides global supply chain solutions to connect people, products and providers all around the world. Present in 170 countries and with more than 110,000 employees spread over 1,300 sites, we are well on our way to achieving our vision: to be a Top 5 global 3PL.

We believe that our employees are the key to our success. We want to engage and empower our diverse, global team to co-create value with our customers through our solutions in contract logistics and air, ocean, ground, and finished vehicle transport. That is why CEVA Logistics offers a dynamic and exceptional work environment that fosters personal growth, innovation, and continuous improvement.

DARE TO GROW! Join CEVA Logistics, and you will be part of a team that values imagination, encourages boldness and exemplarity, and is committed to excellence in everything we do. Join us in our mission to shape the future of global logistics as we become a global leader in the logistics industry. As we continue growing at a fast pace, will you “Dare to Grow” with us?




As the Head of Enterprise Architecture you will design and govern CEVA's systems landscape.This includes all system aspects between CEVA’s application suites and external business partners and involvement with the interconnection of CEVA’s solution stack within the Enterprise. The Head of Enterprise Architecture collaborates with business stakeholders and the application domains (COE), the Integration COE and the Infrastructure COE to design a consistent and modern system landscape. Continuous innovation ensures CEVA’s system landscape enables CEVA’s IT solutions portfolio to provide a competitive advantage for CEVA’s business services. The Enterprise Architect governs the usage of the system to ensure reliability and cost effectiveness.





• You will design a consistent architecture covering all aspects of service including internal and external IT systems

• You align the application strategy with the wider IT strategy in the context of CEVA’s business goals

• You communicate with partners from business and neighboring IT departments (COE)

• You will translate tactical and strategic needs from the business lines and IT system domains (COE) into a system roadmap

• You work with cluster application architects to design and implement a consensus based adaptable and scalable system landscape

• You drive proof of concepts and vendor/product selection initiatives for all system integration aspects

• You evaluate best practices and emerging technology trends in enterprise information technology (big data, data landscape, application layering, etc.),

• You determine opportunities, analyze impact, and drive continuous innovation of the system integration landscape

• You develop a governance framework with a set of policies and guidelines for internal and external system integration

• You collaborate with technology owners to ensure architectural consistency within the system integration landscape




• You have a Master's degree in computer science or equivalent work experience

• You have a minimum of 10 years of experience in IT systems design or development

• You have a minimum 5 years of experience gained in architecting and delivering large scale system integration landscapes

• You have proven experience in designing and building applications

• You have a broad knowledge of latest technology stacks and trends. You are a fundamentally technology agnostic individual

• You have understanding of business strategy and ability to deliver recommendations in sync with key objectives.

• You have knowledge of Application Java based frameworks, Source Code Management, Deployment, and testing, several EAI/ESB products.

• You have experience with data integration methods and technologies (e.g., ETL, Data Virtualization, Master Data Management, Data Warehouse/Lakehouse) and knowledge in database Oracle, PostgreSQL, SQL, etc.

• You have experience in developing and driving IT roadmaps

• You have demonstrated expertise in system and information architecture and design mechanism

• You have excellent verbal and written communication skills in English language

• You have strong presentation skills and ability to interact with senior internal and external partners




In this role you will receive a competitive salary and the following benefits:


  • You are eligible to receive a bonus of 20% 
  • You can work hybrid in this role (3 days office/ 2 days home)
  • 25 days of paid leave + 10 RTT (approx., depending on the number of public holidays) - RTT is time off in lieu of France's 35-hour working week
  • Meal voucher (9,25€ for each working day)
  • 2€ allowance for each day working from home
  • 50% reimbursement of the transportation card or access to a parking if you come by car to the office (access is under conditions)
  • You are part of our CEVA academy with plenty training opportunties


At CEVA Logistics there are plenty of opportunities to get the best out of yourself and your career. In addition to a dynamic environment in which we achieve our goals at a rapid pace and in a result-oriented manner, we offer a position with room for fun and connection. This role can be the first step in a broad career path within our organization. The possibilities to walk your own path are endless!

As a global organization, and as part of the CMA CGM Group, diversity is critical to our business success; only when we can reflect the cultures, languages, behaviors and local knowledge of our customers, we can succeed. By employing people with different experiences and abilities, we expand our knowledge and increase our creativity and innovation. 

Please note:  Legitimate CEVA Logistics recruitment processes include communication with candidates through recognized professional networks, such as LinkedIn or via an official company email address: We recommend that you do not respond to unsolicited business propositions and/or offers from people with whom you are unfamiliar.

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