Senior Solution Architect (Java/ eCommerce)

Toronto, Canada

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You are curious, persistent, logical and clever – a true techie at heart. You enjoy living by the code of your craft and developing elegant solutions for complex problems. If this sounds like you, this could be the perfect opportunity to join EPAM as a Senior Solution Architecht (Java/ eCommerce). Scroll down to learn more about the position’s responsibilities and requirements.

What You’ll Do

  • Design scalable and flexible B2C & B2B digital commerce architectures that take into account customers existing systems and constraints;
  • Facilitate the pre-sales process as part of the eCommerce offshore team;
  • Work on high-quality architecture and implementation design, collaborating with the customer, system/business analysts and onshore architects;
  • Build the effective communication bridge between business and technical teams;
  • Review suggested architecture with the development team, taking into account their feedback regarding architecture approach, complexity of the solution and its effectiveness;
  • Help to prioritize technical requirements in accordance with business needs;
  • Identify and mitigate architecture related risks;
  • Participate in all stages of the product lifecycle;
  • Help to develop technical expertise within Kyiv E-Commerce Unit.

What You Have

  • Proven track record of successful projects, with at least 2 man/years scope size each;
  • 7+ years’ experience in hands-on development of solutions of different nature (web applications, web services, desktop applications) on J2EE;
  • At least 2 years of the production experience as Technical/Team Leader;
  • Good understanding of the Software Development Lifecycle, Agile/Scrum would be a big plus;
  • Good modeling, design and documenting skills;
  • Fluent English;
  • Hybris and other Commerce platforms;
  • Endeca & SOLR search engines;
  • Frontend technologies such as Adobe AEM, Hybris WCMS;
  • Messaging and RESTful services;
  • Data modeling and extension to support custom business objects;
  • Integration with external Payment Processors and understanding of related concepts such as hosted payment pages, direct API integration, and tokenization;
  • Extension of commerce sub-systems such as promotions, pricing, inventory, and customer service;
  • Experience with the following Hybris modules: Product Cockpit, Customer Service, WCMS, OMS;
  • Various caching- and in-memory data grid solutions, like EhCache or Oracle Coherence;
  • Various integrations with CDN, social media (Facebook, LinkedIn) and customer experience analysis solutions (Google Analytics, Bazaarvoice), etc;
  • JIRA, Rally, Git, Confluence.

Nice to have

  • Experience in E-Commerce domain;
  • Experience in Hybris and/or Oracle Web Commerce platforms would be ideal Soft skills;
  • Excellent problem solving skills;
  • Good communications, spoken and written English;
  • Fast learner.

What We Offer

  • Extended Healthcare with Prescription Drugs, Dental and Vision Insurance (Company Paid);
  • Life and AD&D Insurance (Company Paid);
  • Employee Assistance Program (Company Paid);
  • Long-Term Disability;
  • Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP) with company match;
  • Paid Time Off;
  • Critical Illness Insurance;
  • Employee Discounts.