Position is in Caton, MA.The head of eCommerce Innovation, Solution Design & Governance will lead a team of technical architects in the design of an innovative, state-of-the-art eCommerce platform with flexible and scalable solutions to support business strategy. Define a governance framework to enable performing, scalable, maintainable and cost effective eCommerce Solutions.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
§ Protected content and implement an eCom technical architecture platform strategy that is flexible to meet the business demand. Requires consulting with senior stakeholders.
§ Protected content Architectural policies and standards. Provide governance to ensure strategy, policies and standards are followed.
§ Protected content and enforce the technical architecture of all eCommerce solutions.
§ Protected content in the selection and implementation of Enterprise Wide n-tier architecture, software, platforms, development tools, web services, portal, web content, document management, LDAP, SOA and reporting to provide a technology Roadmap. Requires a diverse technology background.
§ Protected content worldwide technical oversight on all eCommerce platforms / projects / operations.
§ Protected content with product vendors to align the strategy with the product roadmaps and resources
§ Protected content , motivate and lead a team of solution architects (internal and external)
§ Protected content a collaborative environment and governance where several vendors and stakeholders can contribute to deliver critical strategic programs
§ Protected content alignment with overall strategic roadmap with partners and vendors. Enforce policies and standards.
§ Protected content the marketplace for new trends and opportunities in the eCommerce / Digital market. Provide input of these new trends into the eCommerce Strategy.
§ Protected content 2 years eCom (More than a single implementation - Consulting background a plus) retail experience in high traffic global environments
§ Protected content overseen several eCommerce implementations involving Off the Shelf eCommerce solutions and bespoke components such as, Hybris, ATG, IBM Websphere, Demandware, or Blue Martini
§ Protected content successful implementations involving Endeca, Page Builder, SOLR, and CMS
§ Protected content with global requirements (EU and US) and technical solutions.
§ Protected content experience including: firewall, load balancing configuration, routers, application servers, etc… Candidate should have sufficient knowledge to provide guidance to the eCommerce team and guarantee scalable solutions.
§ Protected content approach – providing options with pros and cons
§ Protected content understanding of eCommerce best practices. PCI compliance, Payment Solutions, Catalogue Management, UI design / SEO, fulfillment processes, Search and Navigation, Analytics
§ Protected content on projects involving enterprise system landscapes, SAP, WMS
§ Protected content driving cross functional governance and alignment
§ Protected content implementation of Architecture framework: TOGAF or similar
§ Protected content be able to mentor, manage and have excellent stakeholder/collaborative partnering skills.
§ Protected content communicator, able to present to an executive group
§ Protected content required (up to 50%)
§ Protected content degree in IT related function, MBA / Masters a plus.