Job Summary :
The Experience and Services Engineering group is seeking a talented Solutions Architect that will lead solution design efforts for program and product teams responsible for delivering guest experiences across our flagship digital properties, including shop.
lululemon.com and our guest and educator facing iOS and Android apps.
In this role you will own solution architecture accountability within your problem domain and work with our other architects and enterprise architecture practice to drive evolution of our capabilities to deliver business results in a high growth direct to guest business.
By partnering closely with application owners and business leadership you will design innovative, highly scalable and secure solutions to drive feature delivery and business capability to through our world class guest experiences in web, mobile and omni-channel and more.
Your experience designing solutions in mixed on-premise, vendor hosted, SaaS and cloud environments will be your foundation in guiding our continuing migration to cloud solutions.
You are an independent leader who is comfortable supporting and communicating with diverse technical and business teams.
As a leader responsible for technical roadmap development you will support the delivery of major initiatives on clear timelines.
You identify areas of strategic technical debt, do the cost / benefit analysis for resolving this debt and integrate into your roadmap for the management team.
Core Accountabilities :
Own solution design across accountable problem space
Participate in evolving our technical roadmap for long-term growth in business capability and capacity
Design platform capability in sync with business objectives
Design the best digital experience to our E-commerce guests directly and in concert with retail brick & mortar guests through our OMNI programs
Set our vision and lead our cloud architecture enhancements and evolution to our proven foundation
Enroll and leverage the experience of development, operations and business partners
Inspire and educate technical and business teams
Support Delivery programs and product teams implementing change
Champion knowledge sharing and enrolment in modern technologies and approaches
Required Skills, Experience :
5+ years’ experience in technical development
3+ years’ experience as Application / Solutions architect
3+ years’ experience working with AWS
Deep familiarity working with web, native application (iOS and Android) and cloud-based web services development, order management, content management and commerce systems and scaling and adapting solutions to diverse global markets in multiple currencies and languages
Ability to work comfortably across browser, app and server environments
Comfortable working in complex and large-scale production environments
Nice to Haves
Prior experience in the retail industry
Our must haves :
Proven work ethic with utmost integrity
Desire to excel and succeed
Actively live and breathe the lululemon culture and lifestyle
Self-awareness, with a desire for constant self improvement (goal oriented)
Entrepreneurial spirit and an egoless nature
Self motivated, passionate, empathetic, approachable
Outgoing, energetic, upbeat and fun!