Principal Architect

Cyberjaya, Selangor, Malaysia Global Business Services req70890 04/12/2018


Begin your career with DHL IT Services!

We are seeking for an experienced Principal Architect to join our team! You are the expert in your field. You will investigate, analyse and record all or part of a business (functions, processes, information, systems, engineering, technical tool/processes, hardware environments, performance and security) in a systematic approach.

You are required to manage architecture-related communication inside IT Services and outside DP DHL. You will design and develop integrated solutions that meet current and future business needs. You need to take account of relevant architectures, strategies and policies. You will be managing the staff priorities, assignments, practices and objectives of the architecture (discipline) team. 


  • Take responsibilities of security focused development tools and processes in the Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC).

  • Contribute to increase the level of security awareness and maturity in the software development area. Develop new tools or plugins that can help to improve internal processes or reporting.

  • Provide consultancy and inspire others in adopting security best practices, tools and standards; steering the development process, peer reviews and knowledge sharing.

  • Be a Quality leader, who inspires others to develop high quality secure software.

  • Consult on Security questions based on architecture and helping to find solutions to fix or avoid security issues.


  • 10 years experience in Business Systems Analysis and/ or Business, Data, Technical/ Enterprise Architecture

  • An experienced security architect/technical consultant with strong technical, security, process, communication and leadership skills.

  • Experience with continuous deployment processes, build tools, dependencies management; development in the cloud

  • Excellent knowledge about IT Security Processes in DPDHL, ISTM, GDPR, technical standards, security tools and their implementation, security threats and OWASP.

  • Sound knowledge in MF Fortify (engineer and admin), advanced/expert knowledge in Java, .net, SQL, expert knowledge in shell script bash/awk. Advanced/Expert in Linux, Oracle, Tomcat

  • Proven ability to create and review Security Concepts and BRS (Business requirements specification)

  • Eager to introduce innovations and improvements in security practices.

  • Trainer and coach for security best practices, tools and standards adoption.

  • Holding certifications is an advantage, e.g. CISSP, CEH, TOGAF, SCRUM Master

  • Proven ability to manage non-direct reports to achieve results in a multicultural multifunctional environment where consensus is critical for success.

  • Excellent presentation and communication skills in English language       


  • Great Team of IT Professionals with Global Working Exposure

  • Meal Card and Flexible Benefits – Customized According to Individual Needs

  • On-Going Professional and Technical Training and Certifications

  • A Multicultural Environment in Modern Offices 

  • Choose Any Day for Your Vacation From Earned Public Holiday (Saturday and Ad Hoc)

  • Smart Casual Everyday

  • Global Internal Job Opportunities Available Within DPDHL

  • Unlimited Outpatient Medical  

  • Home Office Possibilities

Sounds good? Start your application now!

DHL IT Services – About Us

IT Services is the internal provider of specialized IT Build services and industrialized IT Run services to Deutsche Post DHL (DPDHL) Group:

  • Supports over 260,000 DPDHL e-mail users;
  • Runs more than 7700 servers;
  • Supports more than 2000 global services and applications;
  • Processes 9 million shipment information messages per day;
  • 200000 man days per year of development application.

Apart from being more than 4.500 highly skilled IT professionals with an intimate knowledge of the logistics industry, we at IT Services altogether represent more than 80 nationalities. IT Services is working behind the scenes 24-hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year in the data centers and offices across three continents – Americas (Mechanicsburg, Westerville, Tempe in USA and Mexico, Costa Rica and Brazil), Europe (Prague in Czech Republic; Bonn and Darmstadt in Germany) and Asia (Cyberjaya in Malaysia and Chennai in India).

You would be part of over 1400 highly skilled IT professionals working in a friendly, multicultural environment of 26 nationalities in Cyberjaya.

Facts and Figures

  • Business Unit

    DHL IT Services Asia Pacific

  • Travel Required

    Below 25%

  • Employment Type

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Work Permit Required


  • Shift Requirement