Head of Digital Architecture (Dubai)
Solution Architecture / Retail / eCommerce / Omnichannel / Cloud / CRM
La Fosse are partnered with a leading retail organisation in the Middle East, as they go through a substantial digital transformation across their physical stores, ecommerce, customer journey & loyalty programmes, through the effective utilisation of data & innovative technologies.
Responsible for a team of Solutions Architects, you will take overall accountability & ownership of all solution design for the organisation. This will include high-level design, solution optioning, running the Technical Design Authority and ensure solutions are aligned to wider business & technology strategy.
This role has clear career progression to Digital CTO.
Key Experience Required
Must-have experience working for a retail or ecommerce business.
Strong background in Solution Architecture - across multiple domains - applications, data, infrastructure & business.
Technical experience across omni-channel solution architectures, cloud-based solutions (Azure, GCP, AWS) and high-level design in topics like CRM (Salesforce), POS, CMS etc.
Strong advantage to experience in retail technology - e.g. Oracle Retail, SAP Retail, Order Management/Warehouse Management.
Experience in in the Mobile domain would be an advantage (React Native).
Good understanding of API gateways, microservices architecture & integration design patterns.
Strong advantage to have line management leadership experience.
Ideally a background in application development earlier in your career.
This role requires relocation to Dubai.
Relocation support is often, including schooling allowance, relocation allowance, visa, medical & housing assistance.
The role is paying the equivalent of £110-140,000 base salary.
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