Retail Solution Architect

Multiple Locations
Required Experience: 0 year(s)
Employment Type: Full-Time
Salary Range: Not available
Posted 5 hours ago


You’re an original. So are we.

We’re a company of people who like to forge our own path. We invented the blue jean in 1873, and we reinvented khaki pants in 1986. We pioneered labor and environmental guidelines in manufacturing. And we work to build sustainability into everything we do. Our brands stand for freedom and self-expression around the world.

Where we lead, others follow. For more than 160 years, we’ve used the strength of our brands to lead with our values and make an outsized impact on the world. We employ more than 15,000 people globally to support our great brands: Levi’s®, Dockers®, Denizen® and Signature by Levi Strauss & Co.™

We are looking for an experienced Solution Architect who has demonstrated delivery of enterprise scale retail solutions spanning across multiple platforms.

Key Responsibilities:

⏵ Lead the design and architecture of global in-store digital solutions.

⏵ Partner with the regional teams to understand the differences in system landscape and infrastructure and make sure the solution works in those regions.

⏵ Collaborate with development managers to establish the mobile app development lifecycle.

⏵ Collaborate with key stakeholders & vendors to establish the architecture vision and roadmap.

⏵ Partner with management to provide updates on projects, architecture, vision and roadmap.

⏵ Collaborate with business analysts and product to establish stories that capture the function & non-functional requirements that need to be implemented for specific solutions.

⏵ Work with middleware and infosec teams to establish new interfaces that are aligned to enterprise standards.

⏵ Partner with other lead architects across the engineering group to align and address longer term engineering goals and priorities.

⏵ Perform Proof Of Concepts (POCs) to evaluate new tools/platforms

Skills & Qualifications:

⏵ Bachelor’s degree in technology field

⏵ 12+ years technology experience

⏵ 5+ years of professional experience in delivering mobile applications.

⏵ Conducting vendor evaluations for hardware and software products to determine their fit at LS&Co.

⏵ Strong bias towards action with a high cadence of delivering results.

⏵ Love being hands-on. Comfortable switching between architecting, prototyping and coding.

⏵ Experience delivering HTML5 web applications (react, vue, progressive), iOS and Android applications.

⏵ Exposure and understanding of modern integration tools and standards.

⏵ Strong professional experience with SoapUI and/or Postman.

⏵ Understand modern architectures using MVC, MVVM and VIPER approaches.

⏵ Experience designing & implementing distributed systems that integrate with multiple internal and external systems.

⏵ Experience with implementing application security principles making sure standards are being followed.??

⏵ Familiarity with POS, order management and ecommerce solutions is a plus.

⏵ Knowledge of essential omni-channel features and associated solutions is a plus: AOS, Cross-channel returns (including reverse logistics and accounting), omni-channel catalog, pricing and promotions, connected fitting room, BOPIS, ROPIS, click-and-collect, etc.

⏵ Knowledge of Continuous Integration principles and best-practices.

⏵ Understand the retail environment and trends.

⏵ Working knowledge of RESTful and SOAP web services.

⏵ Comfort working in agile and waterfall environments.

⏵ Exposure to bug tracking and task management software such as JIRA, Bugzilla, etc.

⏵ Exposure to Github.

⏵ Comfortable working with remote teams.

Technologies We Use:


⏵ Mulesoft

⏵ Java, JavaScript, .Net

⏵ Swift 

⏵ React, vueJS

We put a lot of thought into our programs to provide you with a benefits package that matters. Whether it is for medical care, taking time off, improving your health or planning for retirement, we've got you covered. Here's a small snapshot:

⏵ 401K match: $1.25 for every $1.00 you contribute up to the first 6% of pay you save.

⏵ Five hours of paid volunteer time per month with nonprofit organizations

⏵ Product discount of 40% off regular-price merchandise

⏵ Our policy is to provide equal opportunity to all persons without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, citizenship, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression, marital status, Vietnam era/disabled veteran status, physical or mental disability, or other protected classes prohibited by applicable law. Company policy prohibits harassment of applicants or employees on the basis of any protected classes. We have established a continuing Affirmative Action Program to assure equal employment opportunity in all its policy decisions affecting recruitment, selection, assignment, promotion, training, and all other terms and conditions of employment.­
LOCATION1155 Battery St. San Francisco, CA, 94111FULL TIME/PART TIMEFull time