Ref: DC0002

Solution Architect


  • Negotiable
  • Architect Role
  • Skills: e-commerce, Salesforce Commerce Cloud, architecture
  • Level: Mid-level

Job description

Solution Architect


Company Overview:

  • Fast growing international e-commerce company with solutions based on the Salesforce platform
  • A platinum partner of Salesforce, meaning they have huge backing both from their foreign HQ and through partnerships in Japan.
  • Opportunity to work fully remote from anywhere in Japan
  • Open, flat business environment with a diverse team from all over the world
  • Commitment to promoting from within, meaning quick and frequent promotions and salary raises
  • Extensive training provided to new hires to ensure a smooth on-boarding process


  • Architect and design leading ecommerce solutions that support industry leading best practices in technology, features, performance and scalability.
  • Responsible for the technical design of client solutions. This includes a lead role in project discovery and definition workshops, creating scope and development estimates, and documenting requirements and designs.
  • Collaborate with Project Managers, Business Analysts and customers to design and deploy robust ecommerce solutions across traditional web, mobile, tablet and in-store applications.
  • Provide technical direction and guidance, development oversight, and support the successful delivery of projects.
  • Coach and mentor customers and developers as they learn to implement on Salesforce Commerce Cloud.
  • Provide technical problem resolution to complex issues.
  • Contribute to on-going process and methodology improvements.
  • Work with cross functional teams such as engineering and product management to provide feedback and support the evolution of the product.


  • Technical Architecture experience designing and implementing complex enterprise applications in B2C and B2B eCommerce solutions.
  • Strong hands on technical skills in JavaScript.
  • Experience implementing REST web services.
  • Strong OO foundation.
  • The ability to quickly learn new concepts and technologies and convert them into customer solutions.
  • Direct customer facing and implementation delivery experience.
  • Strong documentation skills.
  • BS or BA (in Computer Science or related field preferred).
  • 5+ years work experience; with 3+ years in professional services/consulting.
  • Prior experience leading and working with geographically dispersed development teams.
  • Experienced with web technologies (JavaScript, Java, .net, PHP, Python or Node.js), SOA, application servers, portal servers, middleware, ecommerce, enterprise application integration, databases, security, performance & scalability.
  • Fluency in English.
  • Native Japanese skills.