Burberry is a recognised leader in engaging customers through digital experiences, both online and offline in our retail stores. This role is for a Solution Architect who can research, design and lead the introduction and adoption of new Digital- related technologies within Burberry. The candidate will be expected to be passionate about technology, with an understanding of Luxury Retail trends and how these can be brought together in new and exciting ways.
The purpose of the role is to ensure that the solution architecture supporting our digital technology functions within Burberry is:
- Adaptive and can meet the ongoing demands of our business.
- Innovative and leading edge; supporting the development of new digital moments and experiences for our customers.
- Supportive of collaboration across a number of digital work stream’s that embrace an agile delivery methodology.
- Aligned with our roadmaps and enterprise architecture principles, standards and governance process.
The scope of the role is specific to our digital delivery operations, working closely with the global architecture community on aspects of the digital and marketing technology capabilities that drive our consumers brand experiences across our digital channels. Co-operating in the development of associated technology platforms and application capabilities, it will require close business engagement and interaction with our Digital delivery project teams, digital product owners, the VP of Digital Technology and our IT Enterprise Architecture team.
The ideal candidate has a recognised background in agile, product-centric technology development, digitally focused solution architecture experience, customer centric functions as well as a good understanding of these capabilities and associated applications. This remains an evolving area for us and will require you to adapt and be creative as changing business demands continue to introduce new capabilities and applications