Senior Solution Architect Hype & Confirmed (m/f/d)

Purpose & Overall Relevance for the Organization:


Part of the Digital Tech Mobile, Hype & Digital Retail team and with focus on Hype & Confirmed, the role will design and communicate high-level structures to enable and guide the design and development of integrated solutions that meet current and future business needs. In addition to technology components, solution architecture encompasses changes to service, process, organisation, and operating models.




We are currently looking for an experienced Senior Solution Architecture to join our adidas Tech HUB in Zaragoza, Spain. As a member and lead of our team you will use your experience to improve and extend capabilities of our E-Commerce Solutions serving millions of consumers.


As part of the team you will be responsible for:


  • Acquiring a proper understanding of a problem or situation by breaking it down systematically into its component parts and identifying the relationships between these parts, selecting the appropriate method/tool to resolve the problem and reflecting on the result.
  • Designing, coding, verifying, testing, documenting, amending and refactoring complex solutions, programs/scripts and integration services.
  • Deciding best fit development methodology for projects and initiatives
  • Applying agreed standards and tools, to achieve well-engineered outcomes.
  • Participating in reviews of own work and leads reviews of colleagues' work.
  • Implementing stakeholder engagement/communications plan.
  • Addressing project issues, managing resolutions, corrective actions, lessons learned and the collection and dissemination of relevant information.
  • Involvement in recruiting process, pre-selection of candidates and assist in making hiring decisions.
  • Providing team members with clear direction on solution that is aligned with business needs and Global IT objectives.



Requisite Education and Experience / Minimum Qualifications:


  • Bachelor's degree and above with focus in Computer Science, Tech or equivalent 
  • 5-7-year experience in Tech including minimum 2 years of Solution / Technical Architecture within ecommerce, mobile, retail or finance industries preferrably
  • Strong understanding of architecture principles: Microservices / Event driven architecture, REST
  • 3-5 years of software development experience using full stack technologies (Java, Javascript, Typescript, Kotlin, Swift, HTML 5, CSS3..)
  • Strong experience using the following frameworks & tools: NodeJS, Redis, Apache, Kafka
  • DevOps: Docker, Kubernetes, CI/CD, Jenkins, AWS
  • Able to be hands-on and implementing code if necessary
  • Experience in development of mobile app is a strong plus
  • Team management experience
  • Very good understanding of Agile methodologies
  • Proficient spoken and written command of English
  • Strong understanding & knowledge of regional and global market landscape and the respective customer

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Job Title:  Senior Solution Architect Hype & Confirmed (m/f/d)

Brand:  adidas
Location:  Zaragoza
TEAM:  Information Technology
State:  Z
Country/Region:  ES
Contract Type:  Full time
Number:  438077
Date:  Jun 9, 2022