Job title:Sr. Digital Architect & DevOps Mgr
Job reports to:Head of Digital technology and Data
Decision making responsibilities:
☒ Thought leadership in Marketing technology.
☒ Data centric / consumer obsessed.
☒ Develop Team capability.
☒ Set Team Objectives.
☒ Process definition
Type of role:
The DevOps and technical manager role in Pentland is a new role, so the opportunity to shape the future of our technology deployment processes and evolution of our systems is an exciting one. We are looking for someone with a very strong programming background, who has a desire to take a step up in their career and manage a talented group of technical experts. You will be required to manage the development process but be in the detail of the design of systems and processes. You will still be required to write code on more complex tasks and review the team’s outputs.
Platform evolution: Define, own, and evolve the development, deployment, and operational status of digital & data platforms in Pentland.
Hands on: Although this is a management role – you will be expected to keep very close to the development of our technology and lead complex developments.
Stakeholder management - Building strong internal relationships across Digital, Marketing, Creative and Commercial teams – be the authority in the organization in platform development.
Getting the best out of a team - Manage and develop a team of digital technology experts ensuring they are a high performing collective.
Consumer obsessed - Deliver exceptional digital experiences working closely with the digital experience teams. Ensuring the solutions, we deliver are user centric.
Brilliant basics - Support the global business by ensuring that all existing digital platforms are up-to-date with the latest technological advances, ensuring issues are resolved, and be the oversight, and escalation point for all support.
Unite and collaborate - Form a strong coalition across the business to define and implement a process for the deployment support and maintenance of our digital platforms.
Key performance metrics:
Passionate about enabling successful digital outcomes and commercial benefits for our brands
A strong leader of people, who leads by example
Highly personable and collaborative – a true team player
Excellent communicator (verbal & written) and listener
Conscientious and thorough, with a good attention to detail
Organised and able to prioritise own workload to ensure deadlines are met
Driven by tangible results and outcomes
Natural ability for analytical thinking and problem solving
Strong commercial awareness, able to challenge a business case & ROI
Key technologies & functional expertise
10+ years’ experience of developing sites, including SAP Commerce Cloud (Hybris)
Experience of deploying code onto the cloud, GCP & Azure ideally
Understand of technologies like C#, Node, react would be beneficial
Good understanding of Spring Framework especially MVC, Security, Integration
Git / code repositories and versioning
Understanding of http protocol and how web applications work
Understanding of how full-page cache affects the way features are implemented
Knowledge of SAP tooling landscape and roadmap shaping
SAP Commerce Cloud Développer qualification préférable
Atlassian toolset (Jira/Confluence/Bitbucket)
Creating builds and deployments in CCV2 and managing configuration
Smartedit, back office, promotions, adaptive search, Solr
Front end development experience highly desirable – we see this role as a full stack development one.
Experience of working with CDN, (CloudFlare) DynatraceApply for this position