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Solutions architect B2C

Experience: 7-9
Posted: 07 Apr,2022
Location: India

Solutions architect B2C -Customer Platform

Work location : India( Anywhere in India)

Job Purpose :
  • Solutions architect – Customer Platform provides business acumen and deep technical, hands-on experience to help MAF Focused on Customer Interfacing Platforms Design & Technology, Architecture, Design Experience including SAP C4C CRM , DAM, Merchandising and PIM. Customer Communications Platforms, Engagement Platform. In this role, SA will work with business other SA peers and EA decision makers from MAF.
  • Solutions Architects engage early in the project lifecycle where the customer is just beginning to define the vision, imagine what is possible and determine if it’s feasible.

Skillset (job specific technical skills:
  • Customer Platform provides business acumen and deep technical
  • Hands-on experience to help MAF Focused on Customer Interfacing Platforms Design & Technology, Architecture
  • Excellent working experience in SAP C4C, SAP Hybris, PIM, and merchandising platform.
  • Customer Communications Platforms, Engagement Platform.
  • Excellent analytical and technical skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent planning and organizational skills
  • Knowledge of all components of an enterprise technical architecture
  • Knowledge of financial models and budgeting
  • Excellent understanding of application development methodologies and infrastructure and network architecture
  • Ability to work with developers in an in-and-out outsourced environment
  • Technology neutral: remains unbiased toward any specific technology or vendor choice, and is more interested in results than personal preferences
  • Displays intellectual curiosity and integrity
  • Motivated and driven by achieving long-term business outcomes
Minimum experience :
  • Minimum of 7 years of experience in Integration solution development disciplines, including technical architecture
  • Exposure to multiple, diverse technologies and processing environments
  • Good understanding of strategic and new and emerging technology trends, and the practical application of existing, new and emerging technologies to new and evolving business and operating models
  • Understanding of agile methods and processes, and capability of supporting agile project teams by providing advice and guidance on opportunities, impact and risks, taking account of technical and architectural debt
Key responsibilities : 
  • Working collaboratively across the organization, lead the development and implementation of integration standards, guidelines and industry best practices.
  • Working with closely with EA to evolve agreed integration reference architectures supported by appropriate collaboration and review mechanisms
  • Understanding MAF strategic priority projects and initiatives and provide input for developing a roadmap of integration architecture solutions that will deliver on these over the short, mid and long-term.
  • Ensuring integration architecture governance is adhered to through the appropriate governance processes.
  • Translating the organization’s strategic vision, and the expectations around effective integration into solution architecture.
  • Producing documented integration frameworks and architectures which describe and are used to manage the implementation of MAF integration internally and where required, globally.
  • Leading the application and infrastructure of integration technical considerations and developing solutions standards within projects delivery.
  • Understanding and communicating technical advances and trends which have the potential to positively impact MAF overall enterprise architecture.
  • Providing professional advice and support to other Solution Architecture on integration architecture matters, providing platform for their own learning and development where appropriate
  • Facilitate the evaluation and selection of Integration product standards and services, as well as the design of standard and custom configurations.
  • Consult with application and infrastructure development projects to fit systems or infrastructure to architecture and identify when it is necessary to modify projects to accommodate the integration solutions architecture.
  • Document all Integration solution architecture design and analysis work.
  • Manage projects related to Integration Architecture and Governance functions setup as well as the implementation of new Integration services as required.
  • Understand business drivers and business capabilities (future and current state) and determine corresponding enterprise system designs and change requirements to drive the organization's targeted business outcomes.
  • Facilitate the evaluation and selection of software product standards and services, as well as the design of standard and custom software configurations.
  • Work closely with the program management office (PMO) or project management office to ensure the execution of plans corresponds with what is being promised.

Functional/Technical competencies :
  • Ability to communicate, influence and persuade peers
  • Ability to understand the long-term ("big picture") and short-term perspectives of situations
  • Ability to translate future-state business capabilities and requirements into solution architecture requirements
  • Ability to propose and estimate the financial impact of solution architecture alternatives
  • Ability to apply multiple technical solutions to business problems
  • Ability to quickly comprehend the functions and capabilities of new technologies
  • Proven ability to work well with others
  • Experience of Cross Platform Integration Design and their associated solutions for applications and data
  • Deep understanding of definition and delivery of integration technologies such API management, iPaaS etc. and associated framework for these technologies.
  • Be intellectually agile and capable of dealing with the concepts and complexities inherent in the position. Strong analytical and research skills

Minimum Qualifications/education:
  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, system analysis or a related study, or equivalent experience

Required Skills

Solution Architect
SAP Hybris
merchandising platform