Senior Solution Architect

Purpose & Overall Relevance for the Organization:


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


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:


  • Minimum 5 years of experience in Solution Architecture and Software Development roles.
  • Very good understanding of architecture principles and styles (SOLID, REST, Event-driven, Microservices, Backend-for-Frontend).
  • Strong experience in addressing resiliency, performance and security concerns within highly integrated solution landscapes.
  • Experience with designing and developing solutions for the cloud (e. g. using AWS, Azure).
  • Solution design experience for mobile use cases is a plus.
  • Experience using one or more of following technologies is a plus (Node.js, Apache Kafka, Docker, Kubernetes, Redis, Akamai, Elastic Search, Logstash, Kibana).
  • Up to date with technology trends in application development.
  • Good understanding of Agile development methodology.


Education Required:

  • University degree in computer science or related studies.
  • English, Professional working proficiency.                                        


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:  Senior Solution Architect

Brand:  adidas
Location:  Bogota
TEAM:  Information Technology
State:  DC
Country/Region:  CO
Contract Type:  Full time
Number:  237748