Solution Architect | Sydney

Posted on 06-Feb-2018
Application Close Date: 27-Feb-2018
Job Type:
Full Time Permanent
Information Technology
Australian Resident
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With a development background in applications, ideally you are already a solution architect in a retail environment.  With cloud infrastructure experience, particularly in AWS or Azure you will also possess strong Sequel Server skills. Reporting to the Solution Design Manager, you will work on group transformation projects related to CRM, customer loyalty programs, and those supply chain and logistics related with e-commerce potential. In addition your role will be key to a piece of work around upgrade of the existing e-commerce platform. Join us to be a global market leader as our brands change the perception of fashion.


Your New Career

This role will fundamentally focus on a major retail systems transformation program of work. Key to this will be a strong technical skill set to; guide on the effective use of solutions and architecture in order to design and develop effective systems to meet business goals. Also critical will be your clear communication skills with lots of business interaction with stakeholders at all levels and presentation of recommendations and resolutions.

Come on board during an exciting period of continued business system transformation! Enjoy challenging and interesting work on enterprise systems integration technologies - building, designing and delivering large scale, robust solutions.


Additionally you will:

  • Work closely with business partners to establish solution requirements
  • Perform analysis of existing applications architecture and propose new systems and/or processes to solve issues or deliver efficiency
  • Design and develop new systems, processes and integration flows
  • Create technical specifications, hands-on involvement in the full SDLC, and ensure successful implementation of solutions
  • Optimise systems processes and performance in conjunction with internal teams and external vendors


With at least 7 years in IT Development/ Business Solutions, you have experience working with Retail ERP (Epicor/Aptos highly desirable) or within a retail environment, with Supply Chain, POS or CRM exposure.  Extensive experience in MS SQL Server, working with complex stored procedures, and systems integration tools is required.


Your New Destination

Specialty Fashion Group is an ASX leading, specialty apparel retailer with over 1,000 stores and 7,000 Team Members across Australia, New Zealand, South Africa & the USA. Through our fantastic brands – Autograph, City Chic, Crossroads, Katies, Millers, One Woman and Rivers – our purpose is to be a global market leader that changes the perception of fashion. SFG are all about game changers who are customer centric. If this is you get in contact with our talent team who are waiting to connect with you!