Contract : Permanent
TUI Northern Region has a large number of domains, business units, systems and development teams delivering large amounts of change across various Technology portfolios.
We are now recruiting for a new Hybris Technical Architect to work within our Sales & Content domain, looking at projects related to the ecommerce and retail capabilities based at TUI HQ in Luton.
You will typically lead a set of capabilities, and the teams responsible for implementing complex, highly secure, high volume, and performant solutions, so there are complex challenges to be solved daily presenting the evaluation results.
The role will encompass the following activities :
You will be responsible for the high-level solution architecture for the Hybris e-commerce system.
You will design, document, develop and assist with the delivery of Hybris e-commerce software along with improvements and changes.
You will be responsible for building the solution designs for your development pod, which could include up to twelve ecommerce development teams.
You will maintain links with business and products owners to understand and build out the roadmap for your products and applications.
You will establish relationships with business analysts to help shape the requirements for your teams as well as being responsible for any estimation efforts.
You will empower your teams to strive towards technical standard methodologies, showing a clear depth of technical understanding and leading by example.
You will be involved in the whole SDLC, being a critical and foundational member of the development and architecture teams.
You will work within an Agile team, supporting the Scrum Master, Developers and Testers from a design perspective.
You will collaborate closely with an assigned Solutions, Enterprise and Domain Architects, ensuring designs are working to the established architectural guidelines and systems integration requirements.
You will ensure that all project technical paths are designed appropriately and cleanly with cost in mind.
You will lead all project or product technical issues and risks are handled appropriately and resolved in a timely manner.
You will engage directly with Project Managers (on and off shore) to provide the structured framework within which the IT solutions should be designed and subsequently delivered.
You will drive forward business solutions by bringing significant depth and breadth of knowledge, expertise, and practical creative design to the development of corporate IT systems.
You will provide rapid and economical pre evaluations and estimates for business ideas to assist in approval decision-making and planning.
Your role will be to act as a leading technical example for the team of developers in an Agile environment and to assist them in the production of quality delivery to the business and service delivery.
You will participate in process flow analysis and process redesign as well as providing support across testing activities.
You will assist in design or code reviews to ensure that assets are acceptable and conform to standards.
You will own the end-to-end technical solution to ensure it is compatible with the strategic technical architecture and perform a technical risk assessment then monitor and control the solution risks throughout the lifecycle of the project.
You will actively identify trends and recommend changes to improve Hybris system robustness, performance and usability.
Validated skills and experience in delivery enterprise scale architecture solutions
You will have previously developed a team as a Lead Developer
A passion for enthusiastically identifying trends and technical enablers who will contribute towards a culture of innovation at TUI
A deep understanding of cloud solutions with preference towards AWS, Microservices or distributed computing and containers.
Strong Technical Architect consulting experience gained using Hybris enterprise ecommerce solution, any exposure to WebSphere Commerce or ATG is also advantageous.
A good level of experience in architecting, estimating costs and operating solutions across E-Commerce software applications.
A deep understanding of Java or other programming languages.
Practical experience in development methodologies such as Agile and testing tools such as Junit.
A deep understanding of Agile and Waterfall delivery concepts and methodologies.
Validated experience in systems analysis and detailed technical specifications.
You will need to be able to work as part of a team, with strong social and interpersonal skills both verbal and written.
You will be ambitious able to cultivate a positive approach.
A deep understanding of how an e-Commerce department is typically organised and the role that it plays within a large company.
You can look forward to a competitive salary, pension scheme and further benefits such as generous holiday discounts, excellent rates with foreign exchange and discounts with retailers.
TUI UK and Ireland is the UK’s largest tour operator with key brands including TUI, First Choice, Marella Cruises and Crystal Ski Holidays.
Sub brands include Sensatori, Sensimar, and Family Life, as well as First Choice Holiday Villages and SplashWorld Resorts.
Our airline is the country's third largest with 62 aircraft operating to over 88 destinations in 30 countries. We have a team of more than 10,000 employees serving over 5.
5 million customers each year.
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TUI Group is the leading tourism business with over 67,000 employees across the world. The Group includes our unique hotel portfolio, our cruise ships, our own aircraft, tour operators, travel agencies, and much more.
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