What does the role involve?
As a Lead Solution Architect - Front Office Application Platform, you are part of a global team of architects, engineers, designers, and business representatives. Together with other architects, you design our future front office application platform. You define architecture principles as well as apply architecture patterns and supervise their implementation. Your contribution will push our digitalization strategy in Marketing Automation, CRM, and other front office areas to the next level. It is your job to find the right balance between innovation, technical feasibility, long-term sustainability, agile delivery, and cost-effective end-to-end implementation. Your methodical thinking and ability to structure complex questions is required to regularly coach and guide other architects, subject matter experts, and external partners.
What you need is:
Master's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, or in a related field; PhD preferred
Strong conceptional and analytical skills, hands-on software development experience preferred
Proven track record as software or solution architect preferably with experience in front office application platforms such as Salesforce.com, Microsoft Dynamics 365 and Adobe Marketing Cloud
Working experience with software design/enterprise architecture patterns (particularly cloud native applications, cloud integration patterns and microservices); good understanding of SAP backend integration technologies and patterns is a plus
Curiosity, creativity, and willingness to embrace new ideas and methodologies
Fluent in English and willingness to work in a global team