Systems Architecture Engineer

BIT by Sonae MC
Doing business, building future retail!

Job details

  • Full-time
  • map markerPorto, PT
  • cardRequires Work Permit
    Requires that you're a citizen or have a valid work permit / visa sponsorship to work in the country in which this position is based.
  • routeIntermediate
  • routePortuguese
    Preferred spoken language

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Intro

Sonae is Portugal’s largest retailer with a success story of more than 30 years. We are looking for talented technologists to help us in Sonae BIT, to revolutionize the whole shopping experience both in physical and digital touchpoints with our customers.

If you are an innovator looking for what's next and if you love to leave your mark on things, then get on board! We are looking for a bright IT architect responsible for driving and leading the technology decisions for current and future development of merchandize and health & wellness solutions.

What will be expected of you?

  • Design high-level solutions in a clear and efficient way for relevant initiatives, supporting all others when needed, with a focus on merchandize and health & wellness solutions (eg. Imaginasoft, Gicnet, Retek)
  • Define and manage solutions evolution/roadmap aligned with enterprise strategy incorporating technology trends and innovations
  • Involved in the early stages of feasibility, converging sooner to MVP (minimum viable product) with a preliminary project cost estimation
  • Foster and implement architecture and technology guidelines, standards and best practices;
  • Ensure that technical designs comply with applicable architecture standards and designs are functionally and technically feasible
  • Validates technology ability to meet business, performance, integration, and scalability requirements for each project (Solution Maturity Index)
  • Partner with business partners, program managers and development teams on oversight for all requirements to formulate appropriate architecture required to provide system functionality, deciding when to advocate and when to compromise to arrive at mutually acceptable solutions
  • Negotiate contracts with partners to accomplish better TCO (Total Cost Ownership)
  • Understands the long-term business objectives and proposes technology strategies to meet those objectives
  • Play a leading role in the investigation of new technologies and architectural initiatives to meet medium to long term business needs

Main requirements

  • Degree in an Information Technology field
  • More than 3 years of experience in IT architecture definition
  • At least 3 years' experience as a Software Engineer, with roles related to application development
  • Previous experience with SQL, .NET, and Oracle
  • Agile practices knowledge and experience
  • Understanding of distributed environments
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, including the ability to translate complex technical concepts into understandable terms
  • Ability to work at both a tactical and strategic level simultaneously

Perks

  • We believe that the root of our success lies in our people, so we will be truly committed with your professional success and happiness
  • You’ll be at the forefront of innovation every single day
  • We offer a unique workplace, combining the typical benefits of a large corporation with an informal and energetic startup environment
  • 22 vacation days plus 5 days in a year
  • Possibility of remote work
  • Life and Health insurance
  • PC and phone included

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