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Engineering

Solution Architect

Location

Hamburg

Who we are and what we do

Astound Commerce is a global ecommerce agency headquartered in the US. With over 600 professionals in 7 countries, we are one of the world’s largest teams of ecommerce experts. Top brands like Adidas, Puma, Versace, Jimmy Choo, Tommy Hilfiger, Hugo Boss and Crocs are among our clients. Company centers in Eastern Europe are focused on the development of ecommerce solutions on Salesforce Commerce Cloud (Demandware), Hybris, IBM WebSphere Commerce, Intershop, Kibo, Magento, NetSuite.

Brief description of the open position

We are currently seeking a Solution Architect (SA) who will work as part of our DACH Consulting Technology Solution team. The Solution Architect will work collaboratively with the sales team, other consultants, partners and clients to successfully scope and implement ecommerce solutions.

As part of pre-sales and post-sales phases, Solution Architect architects and design leading ecommerce solutions that support industry leading best practices in technology, features, performance and scalability.

You will

  • Technical design of client solutions;
  • Lead project discovery and definition workshops;
  • Create scope and development estimates, and documenting requirements and designs;
  • Coach and mentoring partners, customers and developers through the implementation lifecycle;
  • Provide technical problem resolution to complex issues.

You have

  • BS or BA (In Computer Science or related field preferred);
  • 7+ years work experience; with 3+ years in professional services/consulting in direct customer facing roles;
  • Proven experience designing and implementing complex ecommerce solutions;
  • Strong documentation skills;
  • Prior experience leading and working with geographically dispersed development teams;
  • Ability to quickly learn new concepts and technologies and convert them into customer solutions;
  • Experienced with the following technologies and platforms;
  • Web technologies, J2EE, Java, SOA, application servers, portal servers, middleware, ecommerce, enterprise application integration, databases, security, performance & scalability;
  • Salesforce Commerce Cloud (Demandware) a major plus;
  • Hybris, IBM Websphere, Magento 2.x
  • Languages: German and English fluent (Russian is a plus).

Hiring Process

(6 easy steps)
  1. Check open positions and find a position you are interested in;
  2. Apply on the site or to d.chernyavska@astoundcommerce.com
  3. Talk to your personal recruiter in Astound Commerce;
  4. HR interview;
  5. Prove your technical skills at technical interview or testing;
  6. Final interview with Hiring Managers and discuss expectations and offer.