Cloud Application Architect

Purpose & Overall Relevance for the Organization


Digital at adidas is a consumer facing organization growing at a tremendous rate, with a target of 8-9 billion euros net sales by 2025. As part of Trading & Digital Tech, you will shape the future of data driven decision making at adidas with innovative expertise and technology capabilities. Join us and Own the Game in driving consumer focus and eCom growth!

In this role, you will work with innovative & fast-moving product teams consisting of Data Engineers, ML Engineers, Frontend/Backend Engineers, Data Scientists & Product Owners to deliver best-in-class web applications within agreed parameters of cost, timescales, and quality. 
You’ll join a new scrum team that is focused on Trading Cockpit application. The Trading Cockpit web app enables internal Buyers, Planners and Traders to get an accurate view of performance and take actions on the spot to drive data driven business


What You Get To Do Every Day
•    Lead the end-to-end architecture and development of web based applications.
•    Providing technical leadership to the application development team
•    Performing design and code reviews
•    Provide direction to the product teams during the development and delivery of application’s, ensuring the solution fits with the enterprise application architecture principles and guidelines.
•    Establish standards, procedures, guidelines, and best practices related to application development
•    Stay updated on new products and relevant industry trends in the field of frontend and backend engineering


Who you are

•    3+ years in technology architect or engineering leadership roles
•    5+ years in cloud application development
•    Good knowledge and experience in object-oriented design and programming, and architectural styles and patterns
•    Experience with architecting cloud application development using leading frontend and backend technologies
•    Strong understanding of full stack cloud based microservice architecture, including experience with Infrastructure as Code, AWS application services, relational databases, non-relation databases, container orchestration and DevOps
•    IT Architect certification (AWS certified Solution Architect Associate or Professional)


Tech you will use
•    AWS (IAM, Networking, S3, ECS, EC2, EMR, CloudWatch, Step Functions, AWS CDK)
•    React / Angular
•    Spring boot / NodeJS
•    MYSQL, Oracle
•    Dynamo DB / Cassandra
•    Kafka
•    Kubernetes, Docker
•    Jenkins, Airflow


At adidas, we’re keen to increase our team’s diversity of backgrounds and skills, and we’re more interested in the work you will produce than that work you’ve already produced in the past. If you’d love to work with us, then we’d love to hear from you. 
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adidas celebrates diversity, supports inclusiveness and encourages individual expression in our workplace. We do not tolerate the harassment or discrimination toward any of our applicants or employees. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job Title:  Cloud Application Architect

Brand:  adidas
Location:  Amsterdam
TEAM:  Global Operations
State:  NH
Country/Region:  NL
Contract Type:  Full time
Number:  431092
Date:  Jun 19, 2022