Rakuten DX, a subsidiary of Rakuten group specialized in Digital content publishing and mobile solutions, is seeking an Architect to complete and challenge a complex framework and product design.
The Architect will be in charge to define processes for the technical platform, system specifications, input/output and working parameters for software compatibility.
The Architect will conceive system interfaces and business application prototypes, identifies, analyses and resolves system design weaknesses.
She/he will provide multi-layered technical expertise for next generation initiatives.
Part of the development team, the Architect will implement the designed framework and changes.
The position reports to the Rakuten DX CTO and serves as a member of his Engineering Management Team. This position participates, with the Engineering Leadership Team and other management staff, in charting the direction of the engineering organization, ensuring its operations and assuring its accountability towards Rakuten Group.
Within our Subsidiary, the Architect position has primary working relationships with the development team, the Engineering Leaders, Project Managers, Product Owners.
The Software Engineering Manager will also have close relationships with the Tech Division from Rakuten Group and Rakuten Europe subsidiaries to present, coordinate and align Rakuten DX engineering strategy.
Among your missions :
Preparing drawings, blueprints, specifications and construction documents.
Conducting research and compiling reports on feasibility and environmental impact.
Interpret business requirements to articulate the business needs to be addressed.
Complying with group security standards.
Determining and adhering to budgets and timelines.
Evaluate and recommend tools, technologies and processes to ensure the highest quality product platform
Collaborate with peer organizations, quality assurance and end users to strengthen our cutting-edge software solution
Troubleshoot code level problems quickly and efficiently
Participates in projects scoping, planning and estimation
Participate to strengthen a data-driven engineering culture at the service of the customer
Have a master’s degree in computer science or related technical discipline
6+ years’ experience in “Tech” company as an active technical member with 3+ years’ experience as an Architect
Excellent technical drawing skills.
Knowledge of building codes and regulatory standards.
Strong creative and visualization skills
Experienced in using and communicating KPIs
Demonstrated excellent communication leadership (written and verbal) and interpersonal skills
Is an adept at agile development (SCRUM), Project Management (PMP) and change management
Proven ability to influence others across the organization and build trust with a wide range of audiences
Ability to collaborate effectively with cross-functional team members within international environment
Have the ability to perform under pressure.
Sensible on “Data professions” requirements (BI Analyst, Data Scientist…)
Thrilled by new digital technology and economy, fast-paced and changing environment
Fluent in French and English
Must be available to travel (international and national)