Oracle Solution Architect SaaS eCommerce in Hungary

Solution Architect SaaS eCommerce

Preferred Qualifications

Oracle Commerce


Commerce and Oracle Commerce Cloud enables selling experiences that drive

clicks and conversions for the world’s biggest and best brands. The solution

enables businesses selling online to deliver a consistent, relevant, and

personalized cross-channel buying experience for buyers.

The Oracle Commerce Cloud Solution includes the Oracle Commerce Cloud

Administration Interface, the Oracle Commerce Cloud REST API’s Suite (Admin,

Agent and Store) and the Oracle Commerce Cloud Service Agent Console capabilities for creating and defining the

sites and content that drives customer experiences, as well as for handling the

requests from the customers (pre and post sales). These capabilities include

creating and managing multi-site and multichannel infrastructures, management

of the product catalog, web content creation through the design and

implementation of front-end widgets, reporting, pricing and promotions, search configuration

and tuning, processing of transactions, management of customer profiles and

segments, and the creation of personalization strategies.


Role Description andPurpose


Solution Architect’s primary purpose is to create an overall solution design

and direct the technical designs of Oracle Commerce Cloud applications. Through relationship building, and demonstrated

enterprise solution expertise, this person will become the customer’s trusted business

and technical advisor. The Solution

Architect typically works as part of a larger consulting team or as an

individual technical consultant on for-fee product implementation, enhancement,

integration, or audit projects. Design

complexity may range from fairly straight forward to moderately complex, with

single or multiple products, and involving multiple technical environments.

Expertise and work

efforts focus on the analysis of the customer’s business requirements and

technology objectives. The Solution

Architect creates the solution’s “blueprint” and ensures that this vision is

achieved through guidance to the technical team, review of technical

specifications, and review of code. The

Solution Architect is also responsible for defining all points of integration

between Oracle Commerce Cloud applications and 3 rd party systems. Solution Architects are expected to stay

abreast of trends and new technologies that could impact Oracle Commerce Cloud

solutions. The Solution Architect

achieves results through exceptional subject matter expertise, technology

leadership, collaboration, and teamwork.

To perform at this level, deep technology and enterprise architecture

skills must be combined with the ability to provide strategic guidance, handle

complex customer situations, and communicate effectively with all levels of the

customer organization, including up to the senior manager and director level.

Essential Duties andResponsibilities

  • Assist in responding to RFI’s / RFP’s

  • Completion of requirements and technical gapanalysis.

  • To work with Service sales on the Orderingdocument, work plan and deliverables.

  • Lead assessment of business and technologyrequirements in order to create solution architecture

  • Lead technical designs by working closely withTech Lead and consulting engineers

  • Act as trusted advisor to customer and partnerson all matters of architecture, technology, and software development projects

  • Contribute to thegrowth of Oracle Commerce Cloud Consulting (OC3) business and improvement of OC3service delivery through the creation and sharing of knowledge on projectexperiences

  • Collaborate with Project Manager and Tech Leadto create the project plan

  • Provide technical leadership to developersthroughout entire project life cycle; review technical design documents andconduct code reviews, conduct technologyworkshops with customers, when appropriate

  • Coach and mentorothers in customization, the software development life cycle, and other coretechnical skills and knowledge

  • Submit status updates on all project activitiesto the Project Manager

Experience /Qualifications

  • Bachelor’sDegree in Computer Science or related subject or equivalent experience intechnology-related field

  • Typically8 - 12 years of relevant technical experience.

  • Provenexperience in a customer facing role

  • Experiencein Senior Engineering, technical leadership role, providing mentoring toothers

  • Experienceof leading software development teams is desired

  • ProjectManagement experience is desired but not essential

  • Experienceof interfacing to other systems desirable

  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience of an eCommercesolution..

Technical Skillsrequired

  • Provenexperience of architecture design and delivery of internet scale WebCommerce implementations e.g. Oracle Commerce, Oracle Commerce Cloud, Sap(Hybris), IBM WebSphere Commerce, Salesforce Commerce (Demandware),Digital River, Magento Commerce, Netsuite, Elastic Path etc.,

  • Proven experience with Cloud (SAAS) concepts,architecture and delivery model.

  • Experienceworking with AJAX, HTML, CSS, Less and related technologies.

  • Experienceworking with WebHooks.

  • Experienceworking with Freemarker templating technology.

  • Systemintegration experience (particularly with ERP, inventory, paymentgateways, product rating and recommendations, invoicing, etc.)

  • Experienceworking with Cloud Integrations, point-to-point and through Middlewarelayers like Oracle Integration Cloud (ICS).

  • Experiencewith the following Application Servers, JBOSS, WebLogic

  • Experiencewith WebServers (Apache); modproxy, modssl, mod_jk is a plus

  • Experiencedeveloping on multiple OSes (Linux, Unix, Windows)

  • Databaseexperience, Oracle MSSQL, MySQL.Experience as a DBA is a plus

  • Serverside development (Java/J2SE) is a must

  • Experiencedesigning and developing Web services (REST) / API’s

  • Familiaritywith integration technologies XML, Web services etc

  • Experiencewith build processes and tools (Ant, Maven, etc.)

  • Familiaritywith source control processes & tools (CVS, Git, Subversion, codebranching)

  • Experiencewith code Refactoring and Profiling

  • Knowledge of Scripting Languages beneficial

  • Understandingand experience in system architecture design (hardware, OS networking)beneficial

  • Experiencein sizing systems

  • Experiencewith IDE’s (particularly Eclipse)

  • Goodcoding practices (Javadoc, unit testing)

  • Experiencewith load and performance testing & tools desirable

Additional skills

  • Strong leadership skills with the abilityto work as part of a project team.

  • Familiarityof project delivery methodologies (other than SDLC) is essential

  • ExperienceWorking in various SDLC methodologies (waterfall, Agile, OUM, Scrum, etc)is desirable

  • Experienceof working with System Integrators (SI’s), professional servicesorganisation is desirable

  • Businesscase creation (NPV, ROI) is desirable

  • Familiaritywith business processes, organizational assessment, etc. (supportingnon-SDLC projects) is desirable

  • Abilityto write and deliver technical documents to internal and external clients

  • Excellentwritten and spoken communication skills

  • Excellentinterpersonal skills, including customer-facing skills at all levels of acustomer organization

  • Solidpresentation skills, great at developing rapport with customers andpartners

  • Abilityto participate in Sales-pursuit meetings and provide technical commentary

  • Abilityto Recognize new business opportunities in already existing account baseis desirable

  • Experiencepresenting to/facilitating meetings and group discussions

  • Understandingof eCommerce eco-system, verticals and online business principles isdesirable

  • Musthave the ability to develop excellent rapport with upper level management

  • Ability to work with Offshore andgeographically distributed teams

  • Proficiency withproject-based tools such as Word, Excel, Project, as well as others (e.g.,wikis, bug tracking, source control, etc.).

  • Solidanalytical and design skills

Additional Information

  • Willingnessto work away from home Mon-Fri.

  • Requirementto travel up to 100% subject to project needs. More typically 50-80%

  • Self-starter,with the ability to work independently and without the need for individualtask-management and supervision.

  • Abilityto organise personal work time around client availability, travelrequirements and other constraints in order to meet the assigneddeliverables within agreed time/cost constraints and client expectations

Detailed Description and Job Requirements

As a recognized authority and leading contributor within their practice, this senior-level consulting position provides consistent high quality and innovative solution leadership to a project team. Leads the solution design and implementation aspects of engagement(s) ensuring high quality, integrated software solutions within constraints of time and budget.

Analyzes business needs to help ensure Oracle solution meets the customer’s objectives by combining industry best practices, product knowledge, and business acumen. Exercises judgment and business acumen in selecting methods and techniques to deliver functional and technical solutions on non-routine and very complex aspects of applications and technology installations. Provides direction and mentoring to project teams, and effectively influences customer leadership on key decisions. Supports the business development efforts by pursuing new opportunities and extensions. Collaborates with the consulting sales team by providing domain expertise. Resolves complex customer issues by recommending and implementing solutions. Demonstrates expertise in multiple business processes across two or more product families or ability to architect and design technology solutions encompassing multiple products and make decisions based on impact across the stack.

8-10 years of experience relevant to this position including 4 years of consulting experience. Prior team leadership or management experience preferred. Undergraduate degree or equivalent experience preferred. Product or technical expertise relevant to practice focus. Ability to communicate effectively. Ability to build rapport with team members and clients. Strong influencing and negotiation skills. Ability to travel as needed.

Job: Consulting

Location: GB-United Kingdom

Other Locations: Switzerland, Hungary, Netherlands, Belgium, Poland, Denmark, France, Czech Republic, Italy, Croatia, Ireland, Sweden, Portugal

Job Type: Regular Employee Hire

Organization: Oracle