Would you consider yourself as a crazy headless guru? Commerce has no secret for you? And when we say 'Asset Management' you know that we are not talking about finance?
If one or all of these above bring excitement, then the following might be of interest for you!
Here at Merkle DACH, we are looking for a 'crazy genius' to join us in the position of Digital Commerce Architect based in Spain.
What will be your role?
You will be the subject matter expert and evangelist internally and externally when it comes to Platforms, Commerce, DAM / PIM solutions overall
Be involved in large scale programs definition and strategy
Shine on stage when pitching multi-millions recommendation to large multinationals
Support in technological roadmap for Merkle DACH, evaluating continuously existing and new technologies & solutions on the market to understand business potential
Be an active member of the technical leadership across Merkle DACH and EMEA organization
Act as the technical spokesman when speaking with any kind of business stakeholder
Lead technical workshops and advise customers on architectural and strategic IT decisions
Educate customers on best practices to ensure their solutions are designed for successful deployment in the cloud.
In this role, you will also create a best-in-class solution for our customers’ portfolio. Gathering IT & Business, you will provide recommendations while always looking for innovation, next level architecture, costs efficiency, business impact & viable solutions for our clients.
At least 8 years of relevant work experience in a Digital and / or Commerce, Solution Architecture role.
Experience with HTTP and REST API use.
Excellent technical skills in enterprise platforms (e.g. Adobe, SAP, Sitecore ), infrastructure and DevOps, cloud technologies, integration (API, data models), Data and Customer Segmentation, Performance, UX / CX methodologies
Excellent knowledge and mastering of Architecture design for complex environments with special focus on distributed architectures, headless not a secret anymore for you
Mastering of all kind of cross-cutting concerns with an especially strong expertise in security and performance
Demonstrated experience in marketplaces and third-party systems connectors
Ensure success in designing, building, and migrating applications, software, and services into cloud platforms
Excellent knowledge of one or more Content Management System
Be able to determine the risk associated with third-party platforms or frameworks.
Solid experience in overall release management (CI / CD tool-chains, e.g. Git, Jira and Confluence )
Understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues and approaches
Ability to provide accurate time estimates on tasks and / or overall project implementation from End to End
Experience in following Agile development practices.
Comfortable with any type of audience, C-Levels & business stakeholders is definitely your cup of tea
Make tech easy access to everyone
You enjoy learning new things, you are keen to test, you love to teach, in a very autonomous way
Create a community around architecture with our other tech experts would be your favorite hobby
Solid leadership, ability to motivate and pass knowledge to your peers
Negotiation and presentation skills
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Demonstrated people management experience
Fluent in English, French or German a plus
Be able to explain your role to a 6 year old kid.
And most of all, we want to have fun at work!
Tempted by the challenge?
A few of the benefits
Whether it’s the joy of working with people at the top of their game or the Merkle social calendar, people love working here and we hope you will too!
Attractive and competitive salary.
Spanish / English lessons.
Free life and health insurance.
Career development through Merkle University and LinkedIn Learning.
Day off on your birthday
Reduced fee in Andjoy
2 volunteering days per annum
Flexible salary remuneration scheme.
Great multinational colleagues!
Merkle does not discriminate against job applicants on the basis of age, disability, gender reassignment, marital or civil partner status, pregnancy or maternity, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief, sex or sexual orientation.
Experience stipulated in this job description serves as a guide only and all applications will be considered on their merits, irrespective of experience.
At the point of application, the candidate must have the legal right to work in Spain as we are unable to sponsor visas at this time.
As part of our Diversity and Inclusion agenda, and as an Equal Opportunities employer, if you require reasonable adjustments during the selection process please engage directly with your Recruiter.