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Solution Architect for Integration

Gothenburg, Sweden

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Solution Architect for Integration

Let us describe the challenge we offer

As a Solution Architect for Integration at Polestar you’ll provide technical leadership on MuleSoft implementation projects. You will be the primarily responsible for evaluating technical and functional requirements for business epics. Your are expected to specify the user stories for developers within the MuleSoft team in accordance with the architectural blueprint defined by Digital Office. As an experienced practitioner, the Integration Solution Architect will advise on best practices for cloud/hybrid integration and API management.

As a Solution Architect you will be an influencer and thought leader that will possess the in-depth technical expertise and credibility to provide detailed guidance to the implementation team. You will perform hands-on activities as required to ensure project success.

Inspite of this being a technical role, the person is expected to build close relationships with key stakeholders including Solution Architects, and Stream Leads in order to ensure business understanding. The person is expected to evangelize, convince, and negotiate within the enterprise landscape and keep an ear to the ground having constant collaboration with the Enterprise Architects within the Polestar Digital Office.

This position is a part of our Digital (IT) department and it is based at our HQ in Gothenburg, Sweden. For the right candidate we’re open for remote work but you should be able to be physically available for important meetings and workshops, so you’re probably located in Sweden already. 

What you’ll do

  • Conduct requirements gathering workshops from integration perspective and lead the solution design process.
  • Articulate recommendations through compelling presentations and architectural blueprint documents to a variety of audiences, including business management and experienced IT architects.
  • Lead the technical team through complex, multi-phased deliveries and provide hands-on delivery guidance to the developers and stake holders.
  • Create and influence proper standards for development, governance and operational lifecycle within the team tracking & reporting platform value realisation periodically.
  • Identify ongoing risks and pain points throughout the project, develop and implement mitigation measures.
  • Maintain the integration landscape diagram and be the technical face of the integration team in Digital Office architectural reviews and external partner meetings.
  • Highlight project lessons periodically in sprint retrospectives and convert them into architectural best practices applicable to the broader install base thereby mentoring and coaching the internal team

Who you are

To succeed in this role, we believe you have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent industry experience.
  • Experience in Integration architecture experience with MuleSoft
  • 8+ years of demonstrated expertise designing, implementing, and supporting Enterprise-grade technical solutions meeting complex business requirements.
  • 6+ years of experience providing technical solutions development for SaaS applications using JEE and/or JSE frameworks.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English

Beneficial experience

  • Automotive industry experience and eCommerce background will be given preference
  • Experience designing public and private enterprise secure services via REST based APIs using RESTful API Modeling Language (RAML) would be beneficial.
  • It is desirable to have experience profiling & troubleshooting Java application code including design, development and operations experience with highly-available, scalable, and fault tolerant systems.
  • Integration architecture experience with other solutions such as IBM, BEA, Oracle, TIBCO, Progress Sonic, etc. are nice to have.

At Polestar, we use the ELK stack i.e. Amazon Elastic Search Service (AWS ES) extensively in a microservices architecture & event driven architecture. We use a combination of on-premise / SaaS packaged solutions such as, Workday, AWS, SAP, Azure to aid in our quest to provide a seamless e-Commerce experience for our customers. It is beneficial if you have worked in a similar technological landscape.

Polestar - the guiding star.

We are an electric performance brand, determined to improve the society we live in. Our focus is on uncompromised design and technology. Passion and emotion drive us, electricity and innovation drive our cars. Our products are excellent, efficient and entertaining. In Polestar’s future, there is no room for shortcuts, excuses or compromises. We are all in, dedicated on our ambition. Guiding our industry forward through pure, progressive, performance.

At Polestar, the sky is the limit.


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