Solution Architect (m/f/x)

Permanent employee, Full-time · London / Berlin / Munich / Amsterdam

Job Description

We are looking for an experienced eCommerce Solution Architect to join our awesome team. (You may choose one of our offices. We have friendly and international teams in all locations.) This person will be responsible for designing future-oriented and innovative eCommerce projects and solutions for our clients. We are looking for someone who really understands our technology and the technical processes and is able to communicate them in a simple and effective way. If you are a great communicator and you are able to understand how to combine the know-how in software development with the requirements of our customers, we are looking forward to receiving your application!

About your new role
  • First point of contact for our customers towards all IT architecture related questions
  • Consulting and support of our customers and partners in defining technical requirements and comparing their business requirements with the technical possibilities of our platform
  • Travel to meet our global clients in their offices
  • Design of architectures from solution finding to the final implementation of e-commerce projects (i.e. deriving functional requirements from our customers' business requirements)
  • Conception and implementation of specialist workshops
  • Continuous coordination with all relevant stakeholders (customers, partners, developers and service providers)
  • Technical validation and project consulting
  • Support our sales team in preparing quotations when needed
Skills & Requirements
  • Successfully completed IT degree or university degree, e.g. in Computer Science
  • 3 years of professional experience as a Solution Architect, Solution Engineer or in a similar role
  • Very high tech affinity with applied programming experience (Java, NodeJS, .NET for instance), the ability to create basic technical concepts, architectural charts, interface descriptions and product data models
  • Willingness to travel around the world (approx. 50%)
  • A high degree of customer orientation
  • Very good communication and presentation skills
  • Structured and effective working style, both independently and in a team
This is how we work
  • Mindset. Modern methodologies and a diverse, creative workspace with an open and international culture.
  • Product. Together we create an extendable, highly scalable product with state of the art technologies. Let’s develop something with impact.
  • Growth. Learn from each other and benefit from the knowledge we concentrate in a healthy growing company.
  • Environment. Flexible and family friendly environment, bright and good accessible offices, modern soft- and hardware.
  • Flexibility. Morning person or night owl? Need to pick up your kids from kindergarten? We believe in outcome and motivated employees rather than feeling stuck in the office.
commercetools is living a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. If your job profile aligns with our technical requirements, business needs and company culture, we encourage you to apply. We will assess your competencies, learning ability and passion and not your age, race, color, national origin, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, familial status, genetics or disability.
Contact information
Do you have any questions regarding the role, our company, culture or work environment? Feel free to contact our Talent Acquisition Manager Janosch Fingerhut (+49172 2631438)!
About us

commercetools is the world’s leading platform for next-generation B2C and B2B commerce. To break the market out of being restrained by legacy suites, commercetools invented a headless, API-first, multi-tenant SaaS commerce platform that is cloud native and uses flexible microservices. This enables customers to deliver the best commerce experiences across all touchpoints.

Founded in Germany in 2006, commercetools has worldwide offices spanning the US, Europe and Asia Pacific, with a customer base of Fortune Global 500 companies across industries.

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