Digital Solution Architect

Herzogenaurach, Germany

Striving for excellence is in our DNA. Since 1993, we have been helping the world’s leading companies imagine, design, engineer, and deliver software and digital experiences that change the world. We are more than just specialists, we are experts.

DESCRIPTION


Currently we are looking for a Digital Solution Architect for our Herzogenaurach office to make the team even stronger.

This position will be a key on-site resource for our digital engagements, leading the architecture analysis, design, and audit of digital platform solutions.

Responsibilities

  • Provide architecture and design for implementations, perform gap analysis between business requirements and the package features and design the configuration, customizations, extensions, and interfaces required to meet the requirements;
  • Actively support, and from a technology aspect, lead pre-sales discussions in business development; and identify improvement and innovation opportunities in the existing portfolio;
  • Execute the strategic solution architecture and deployment options in retail Customer Experience & Commerce portfolios;
  • Participation in customer’s workshops to understand their business and existing technologies;
  • Perform analysis of digital tools, 3rd party platform integration, and environment infrastructure, profiling and troubleshooting of existing solutions, design, and system architecture;
  • Define common business and development processes, platform and tools usage for ecommerce solutions and delivery.

Requirements

  • Experience in multi-layered, cloud-based architecture, build and deployment utilities, and best coding and implementation practices of Java and JavaScript technologies;
  • 7+ years of both theoretical and hands-on knowledge of the digital ecosystem, software development and integration experience with special focus on architecture, design, and development of multi-channel digital applications;
  • In-depth knowledge of various client side, server side, and database performance optimizations;
  • Experience providing various Omni-channel solutions is preferred;
  • 5+ production architecture designs / solutions and review activities with available track of record;
  • Strong experience in full life cycle of agile software development processes, approaches and methods (Scrum, XP, etc.);
  • Track of record of working directly with the customer, preferably onsite;
  • Experience working with virtual teams distributed across several locations;
  • Can manage and contribute to the delivery of architectural POCs;
  • Can find and evaluate emerging technologies;
  • Ability to drive workshops presales, conduct presentation with wide audience (50+ people); acting as public speaker at technology events is an advantage;
  • Fluent English (both verbal and written communications, including narrative writing skills);
  • German is an advantage.

We offer

  • Competitive compensation depending on experience and skills;
  • Regular assessments and salary reviews;
  • Opportunities for personal and professional growth;
  • Friendly team and enjoyable working environment;
  • Flexible working schedule enables work life balance;
  • Regular corporate and social events.