Architecture Lead - Digital & Customer

Location Dubai City
Discipline: Amazon Web Service (AWS), Google Cloud Platform (GCP), Salesforce
Job type: Permanent
Published: about 1 month ago

​Role

As an Architecture Lead, you will be the driving force behind the design and evolution of our e-commerce solutions. You'll ensure systems are scalable, performant, and built for the long term. Responsibilities will include:

  • Architectural Vision:

    Define software architecture for projects, strategically selecting technologies, frameworks, and patterns for robust, scalable systems that align with business goals.

  • Cross-functional Leadership:

    Collaborate with stakeholders (project managers, business analysts, developers) to ensure architectural alignment and address needs.

  • Technology Evaluation:

    Select third-party tools, libraries, and platforms, considering cost, performance, compatibility, and long-term suitability.

  • Risk Mitigation:

    Proactively identify potential technical challenges, assess architecture, and devise strategies to ensure system health.

  • Documentation:

    Create and maintain comprehensive architectural documentation (design decisions, patterns, standards) to guide development.

Required Qualifications:

  • Extensive Experience: A minimum of 5+ years in a senior-level architect role or demonstrable equivalent experience designing complex software systems.

  • E-commerce Architecture Expertise: Proven expertise in architecting and leading the development of large-scale e-commerce solutions, with a strong understanding of industry-leading platforms (SFCC, Shopify, CommerceTools, Open Source).

  • Customer & Marketing Technology: Deep understanding of customer data platforms (CDPs), marketing automation platforms, analytics tools, with a focus on optimizing their integration within e-commerce systems for enhanced customer experience and marketing outcomes.

  • Specific Technology Expertise: Extensive hands-on experience with:

  • Cloud: AWS, GCP, Azure

  • Integrations: MuleSoft

  • ERP: Oracle, SAP

  • CRM: Salesforce

  • Composable Commerce, Clienteling, and Mobile Applications

  • Industry Certifications: Relevant Cloud certifications strongly preferred.

What We Can Offer You

With us, you will turn your aspirations into reality.  We will help shape your journey through enriching experiences, learning and development opportunities and exposure to different assignments within your role or through internal mobility. Our Group offers diverse career paths for those who are extraordinary, every day.  

We recognise the value that you bring, and we strive to provide a competitive benefits package which includes health care, child education contribution, remote and flexible working policies as well as exclusive employee discounts.