E-Commerce Software Architect (f/m/x)

Munich / Oberkochen / Jena

Thrive on innovation at a global technology leader. Develop exciting solutions in a diverse, dynamic and stable work environment that's focused on the future. Join us in a modern work environment with an open and inspiring culture and colleagues!

The Digital Innovation Partners unit based in Munich, Oberkochen and Jena is realizing cutting-edge and customer-centric digital solutions jointly with the ZEISS business units.

We are looking for people who are keen to try something new. Your role:

You will be the e-commerce software architect for our digital customer interaction solutions, actively shaping the digital services for our customers – driving their day-to-day success. Integrated in a cross functional team of product owners, UX/UI designers, analytic experts, and engineers you are responsible for:
  • Design and implement our next generation of digital business and omnichannel e-commerce solutions
  • Support and guide the development team by your hands-on coding skills
  • Collaborate and contribute in agile development teams during implementation and refinement
  • Develop, apply, further develop and spread ZEISS group wide guidelines and support for relevant solution architecture
  • Exchange with architects from different segments and ensure e-commerce architecture is fitting to the wider landscape
  • Taking responsibility until digital business and e-commerce products/solutions and services are productive
  • Shaping the digital future of ZEISS – at speed and for scale, living the cloud and API first paradigm

You have:

  • Strong communication skills to easily navigate in corporate business as well as “geeky/nerdy” environments
  • At least 5 years of professional experience in a similar position, where you gathered strong experience in e-commerce software engineering (preferably B2B, cloud and API first, products – not prototypes, mixed and omnichannel basket, split shipment, dynamic pricing) in an agile environment
  • Good understanding of e-commerce mechanisms to be able to bring a technical point of view into strategic discussions
  • A broad knowledge about latest frontend architectures based on modern JavaScript Frameworks as well as backend architectures with focus on digital business and e-commerce
  • Strong hands-on coding skills (preferably in one of the following: TypeScript/React/node.js, Java, Golang, Python, .NET)
  • Excellent knowledge of the cloud ecosystem (preferable Microsoft Azure) and an understanding of the limitations, pitfalls, and benefits
  • A cloud native mindset with a strong experience in designing and developing cloud-based applications
  • Fluent in English
  • Experience in integrating and using a B2B experiment platform together with a customer data platform is helpful
In a spacious modern setting full of opportunities for further development, ZEISS employees work in a place where expert knowledge and team spirit reign supreme. All of this is supported by a special ownership structure and the long-term goal of the Carl Zeiss Foundation: to bring science and society into the future together.

Join us today. Inspire people tomorrow.

Diversity is a part of ZEISS. We look forward to receiving your application regardless of gender, nationality, ethnic and social origin, religion, philosophy of life, disability, age, sexual orientation or identity.

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Nadine Hobler
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