Solution Architect

Support Centre, Mt Roskill, Auckland
Information Technology – Strategy & Architecture
Permanent Full Time
About the role
 
Foodies is on an awesome journey to become a truly customer insights-driven and efficient Co-op, and one that is digitally enabled.  Developing robust, forward thinking products and services for our customers, you’ll be joining a Strategy & Architecture team who add significant value to our business by describing, guiding and supporting delivery teams towards best practice .
 
Working closely between architecture and delivery - you’ll lead the creation of solutions that enable positive retail outcomes that eloquently balance people, processes and technology.
 
About you
 
You’ll be a seasoned solution architect with a strong software development / architecture background.  A thought leader, you’ll relish in living in a rapidly changing technology environment – keeping abreast of infrastructure and new technologies applying these into the business where appropriate. 

With a collaborative communication style, you’ll also need;
 
- Skills and experience in one of the following - supply chain, retail, merchandising, e-commerce, marketing, campaign management, customer analytics or similar; in an FMCG (and ideally grocery) context.
- Knowledge and experience of structured architecture development and software frameworks
- Competency in micro-service approaches, continuous integration and continuous delivery, cloud enables automation. - Technology solutions such as Sitecore, Salesforce, JDA or SAP are advantageous.
 
Ultimately, your work will drive our business into the future, significantly enabling rapid and agile change across our digital customer facing landscape!
 
Who are we
 
Foodies is a team of 22,000 New Zealanders in a growing network of 350+ stores. We serve over 1.4 million customers every week in the most awesome little country in the world!