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Remote - North America

Solution Architect

Solution Architect

What we are looking for:

Solution Architect

As a Solution Architect, you will be an active member on client project teams playing a hands-on role in producing client solutions. You will be encouraged to continue to develop your skills, share your knowledge with team members and peers and effectively lead a project stream on a project. Your contribution to the success of our client work will rely on the skills and responsibilities you bring to each project.

A successful Solution Architect is highly adaptable, shows strong initiative, is able to work independently, has a driving desire to grow professionally towards specific goals, and is energized by working in a team environment. This position requires a focus on client success, client-facing skills and a strong understanding of the project lifecycle and software development lifecycle. You must be a self-motivated individual and take pride in delivering high quality work within a fast-paced, dynamic environment.

Before we continue to dive into the requirements for the role let’s talk about Why you should join Valtech?

Flexibility: We trust in the expertise, skills, and actions of our colleagues. That’s why we provide a flexible work schedule that supports work/life balance.

Career Advancement: We offer a career, not just a job. We invest in the personal and professional growth of every employee because we believe growth leads to both business impact and personal fulfillment.

Learning and Development: We foster a culture that encourages and promotes professional growth and development, with continuous learning through our in house LMS (Ask us about the Academy)

What you will do:

  • Lead our projects, from design to delivery
  • Position solutions and options to client business stakeholders
  • Participate in requirements analysis and documentation and development of acceptance criteria. Direct development methodology and play a role of technical leader within the team
  • Supervise, mentor, and coach Senior Developers
  • Play a senior consulting role for specific areas of domain expertise, working towards industry visibility
  • Work with project and account managers to build product plans and timelines
  • Act as a sales engineer both for new projects and within existing client accounts; assess client requests and propose solutions, estimate and alternatives
  • Provide effort estimates and solution approaches for sales scenarios
  • Contribute to and execute on processes and practices towards delivery excellence, team happiness and client satisfaction

What you should have:

  • Ability to coordinate activities needed to launch a successful project
  • Client-facing experience Ability to communicate, produce documentation, prepare and lead client sessions, etc.
  • Ability to sell technical concepts, sell our team and our capabilities to business stakeholders
  • Working experience with a leading eCommerce platform(s) like SFCC, CommerceTools, Magento, or Digital Experience Platforms like Sitecore, Episerver, AEM.
  • Designing technical architecture, including:
    • Solution architecture of systems and integrations Solution infrastructure, including recommending and validating servers, databases, load balancing, performance metrics, etc.
  • Knowledge of agile principles – scrum, backlog, etc.
  • Agency experience a plus

Here’s a little about us:

Valtech is a global digital agency that focuses on business transformation for our clients. Founded in 1993, Valtech has established itself as one of the largest independent global agency groups with more than 3.000 exceptional individuals operating out of 40+ offices in 15 countries. We work with some of the world’s best-known brands from travel to retail, connected experiences to automotive and we’re now ready to bring on even more talented colleagues to join us.

We believe diversity is essential to creating the best digital products & experiences. Valtech is committed to providing and maintaining a work environment where all employees and candidates are treated with dignity and respect and that is free of bias, prejudice, and harassment. We're proud to be an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, gender, ethnicity, citizenship, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, age, marital status, disability, veteran status or any other legally protected status.

So, if you are looking for your next challenge? Then this is your chance to join our team of exceptionally talented, creative and innovative professionals working with composable Best-of-Breed technology platforms within the large-scale digital experience and e-commerce business area.