Solution Architect - .com Experience



The .com Experience team are responsible for the technical design and implementation of our largest global stores; the adidas and Reebok .com websites. As a Senior Solution Architect within our Amsterdam team, you will define technical solutions for our engineers to implement to bring additional industry-leading capabilities to the fast growth adidas digital business.

As a member of this team you will communicate and collaborate with both business and IT teams in order to refine and drive the implementation of next-generation commerce solutions, using our extensive micro-service architecture that supports millions of users constantly.

Key Responsibilities


  • Design technical solutions according to business requirements, collaborating with other architects and engineers to ensure solutions are inline with the overall architecture and strategy of our platforms.
  • Act as a specialist IT counterpart to a business Product Owner
  • Facilitate technical discussions with business and IT counterparts throughout all phases of an initiative
  • Bring best practices from research to influence the Product Owners in evolving the websites to the next level.
  • Ensures the quality of the product is always maintained by adhering to adidas architecture guardrails.
  • Participate in IT platform evaluation and blueprinting.
  • Produce proof of concepts where required to evaluate or demonstrate solutions.
  • Contribute towards technical requirements of all the website features.
  • Creates multiple design views to address the concerns of the different stakeholders and to handle separately functional and non-functional requirements.
  • Collaborates in reviews of work with others.


Core Technology


We run a modern web-application based on React.JS / Node.JS with a micro-service backend. We deploy using Jenkins with Docker and Kubernetes into AWS environments. Experience with these technologies or equivalents (e.g. Azure, Angular, Github CI/CD) is essential.


Additional Skill Set


  • At least 5 years of experience in IT
  • 2+ years experience working within an e-commerce website.
  • 2+ years of experience in Solution/Technical Architecture
  • Proficient spoken and written command of English

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:  Solution Architect - .com Experience

Brand:  adidas
Location:  Amsterdam
TEAM:  Information Technology
State:  NH
Country/Region:  NL
Contract Type:  Full time
Number:  304931
Date:  Mar 24, 2021