Solution Architect

Harvey Nash are working with a global retail brand to recruit a Solution Architect to play a critical business function-facing role that interprets and translates requirements into a solution that is adaptive and can meet the ongoing demands of our client.

Solution Architect - Merchandise Planning

Harvey Nash are working with a global retail brand to recruit a Solution Architect to play a critical business function-facing role that interprets and translates requirements into a solution that is adaptive and can meet the ongoing demands of our client.

You will be responsible for ensuring that IT solution architecture is represented across the estate by supporting the business' solutions function by being adaptive and developing an evolving solution architecture for projects across the Merchandise Planning platform, addressing business function needs and agreeing design changes and trade-offs where pragmatic. You will ideally have strong experience working as a solution Architect within an e-commerce/Digital technology function, delivering solution architecture to digital and consumer centric business functions with a good understanding of the underlying capabilities and associated applications.

Key Requirements:

* Significant commercial experience with a leading and innovating retailer

* E-commerce experience, ideally within cloud/oracle/ATG

* Strong understandimg of CMS

* Definition of modern-day digital architectures that aligns themselves with an API first approach to solution design

* Ability to grasp complex technical processes/challenges and using innovative thinking to create solutions that are pragmatic.

* You can demonstrate strong technical knowledge in at least one retail technology

* You have worked on global projects with multiple vendors using agile delivery methods

This is a role that will require an individual to be able to communicate with comfort with both senior business-leaders and IT Leadership. All-round experience of a range of technology solutions and a good understanding of the full-lifecycle of enterprise delivery projects is preferred. If you feel you are the ideal candidate, please apply within.