By giving our customers and partners, some of which are Fortune Global 500 companies across all industries, the most flexible commerce platform, which is based on a Microservices, API-first, true cloud, and headless architecture (we call it the MACH architecture*), we are not only helping them maintain their competitive advantage but we are also changing the e-commerce platform market. Founded in Germany in 2006, our international expansion has reached Europe, the US and Asia Pacific. In October 2019, with a $145M investment from global venture capital and private equity firm Insight Partners, commercetools is in full gear going forward.
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We are looking for an experienced eCommerce Solution Architect to join our awesome team, who could join us in one of our offices in Europe. This person will be responsible for designing future-oriented and innovative eCommerce projects and solutions for our clients. We are looking for someone who really understands our technology and the technical processes and is able to communicate them in a simple and effective way. If you are a great communicator and are able to understand how to combine the know-how in software development with the requirements of our customers, we are looking forward to receiving your application!
About your new role:
First point of contact for our customers towards all IT architecture-related questions
Consulting and supporting of our customers and partners in defining technical requirements and comparing their business requirements with the technical possibilities of our platform
Traveling to meet our global clients on-site
Being in charge of architecture design: from solution finding to the final implementation of e-commerce projects (i.e. deriving functional requirements from our customers' business requirements)
Conception and implementation of specialist workshops
Continuous coordination with all relevant stakeholders (customers, partners, developers and service providers)
Technical validation and project consulting
Support our sales team in preparing quotations when needed
Skills & Requirements:
An IT degree or university degree, e.g. in Computer Science or university studies
Multiple years of professional experience as a Solution Architect, Solution Engineer or in a similar role
Applied experience and knowledge of service driven architecture and e-commerce system landscapes
Good understanding of business processes in the e-commerce industry
Knowledge of ERP and warehouse management tools
High tech affinity with applied programming experience (Java, NodeJS, .NET for instance), the ability to create basic technical concepts, architectural charts, interface descriptions, and product data models
Willingness to travel around the world (approx. 50%)
A high degree of customer orientation
An overview of cloud technology
Very good communication and presentation skills
Structured and effective working style, both independently and in a team
What we offer you: For each location, we have a tailored benefits package that aims at making our people’s time at and outside of work enjoyable. Check out the benefits for each office here.
This is how we work:
Mindset. Modern methodologies and a diverse, creative workspace with an open and international culture.
Product. Together we create an extendable, highly scalable product with state of the art technologies. Let’s develop something with an impact.
Growth. Learn from each other and benefit from the knowledge of your colleagues.
Environment. Flexible and family friendly environment, bright and good accessible offices, modern soft- and hardware.
Flexibility. Morning person or night owl? Need to pick up your kids from kindergarten? We believe in outcome and motivated employees rather than feeling stuck in the office.
We are all different and that is what makes us stronger! We hire great people from a wide variety of backgrounds, not just because it’s the right thing to do, but because it makes our company better.
commercetools is living a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. If your job profile aligns with our technical requirements, business needs, and company culture, we encourage you to apply. We will assess your competencies, learning ability, passion, and not your age, color, national origin, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, familial status, genetics, or disability.