Software Architect e-commerce (f/m/d)

Job description

Architectural work sounds boring? At Zooplus, we have created a unique & lean process in which we employ collaborative crafting to deliver practical blueprints, guidelines, and training to support our product teams in reaching their goal. To make it even better, we are looking for you, an experienced Domain Architect who has footprints in business domains and cares about the important stuff.


Being part of the Software Architecture Chapter, your mission is to create an environment in which the right architecture emerges to fulfill our business model and product vision. You will also work closely with our business stakeholders, POs, and product teams to transfer business requirements into flexible & sustainable solutions.


About the business domain:

  • E-commerce processes & systems
  • Retail processes & systems

About the team (Software Architecture Chapter):

  • We are a group of very open-minded people
  • We embrace lean architectural approaches & solutions
  • We like bouncing ideas together and educate ourselves regularly through workshops & conferences
  • We are in 3 differentΒ work locations & more than a handful of nationalities


Your responsibilities are:

  • Develop overall product architecture vision that is also aligned with IT infrastructure
  • Drive guidelines & policies to govern product development efforts
  • Ensure efficient interaction of product landscape
  • Ensure overall quality of the software architecture of my product area
  • Create architecture blueprints
  • Maintain overall state and foresee future needs in IT and technology
  • Help product teams in their daily work and maintain hands-on technical expertise

Requirements

  • Excellent technical leadership skills
  • Excellent knowledge of architecture approaches/paradigms and technology alternatives
  • Excellent ability of understanding problem domain both from business and technical perspective and design solutions for it
  • Profound knowledge in the applied business domain
  • Profound organizational, communication, conflicts resolving skills
  • Demonstrated knowledge in driving project and agile methodologies
  • Passionate about sharing with others
  • Previous working experience in e-commerce is a plus
  • Very good English (spoken and written)


What we are offering you

Become a part of our success story and seize the opportunity to take on a real challenge in a dynamically growing company where there is huge scope for development and short decision-making processes. We are offering you a versatile, international-facing role in our motivated team with colleagues from all over Europe. Our HQ is at a great location in Munich, with excellent infrastructure links. Additionally, we offer many benefits such as:


    ✈ 28 paid days of vacation (plus December 24th and 31st)

    🏠 Remote working flexibility (hybrid model with up to 60 % home office option)

    🏬 Offices in the city center of Munich. Modern working spaces with table tennis, foosball, fresh fruit, beverages, and company events

    πŸ“– Continuous development through internal and external training opportunities

    🎀 Participate in the technology community through our meetups and conferences

    ✏ German language courses

    πŸ’² Discount in our zooplus shop for all our employees + many other exclusive corporate benefits

    πŸ’ͺ A partnership with a selected gym

    🀝 Referral program. You will receive a bonus by helping us find the best talent

    πŸ’° Company pension scheme

    🎈 Company events

    🌍 We encourage diversity, meet our motivated and friendly teammates from over 60 nationalities


Did we make you curious?

Then send us your application in English via our online application form!

Join us and drive our success with your personal experience, your passion, your entrepreneurial thinking and your will to take over real ownership!