Description

Zobrist Consulting Group, Inc. in Woodland Hills, CA is seeking experienced Sr. eCommerce Architects for its Irvine, CA office to design, develop, architect, publish and maintain architectural standards for eCommerce applications and infrastructure.

Individuals will apply advanced-level knowledge of computer science and engineering architectural theories, principles and concepts, as well as experience with WebSphere Commerce and Java/J2EE technologies, to perform the following duties and responsibilities:

Review all development and support activities for consistency with architecture and standards.

Evaluate and collaborate on changes to WebSphere Commerce application architecture with outsource providers, development teams, and outside consultants, as required.

Develop, publish and maintain architectural standards in the WebSphere Commerce application area.

Provide direction to all teams on standards and best practices in WebSphere Commerce.

Assist various teams in WebSphere Commerce application area with code deployment, source control and changes in management processes.

Monitor the patch management process for WebSphere Commerce infrastructure, and work with third party hosting provider team to manage and implement this process.

Identify various tools to address the evolving needs of the WebSphere Commerce application area, and provide oversight and lead the tool selection process.

Work closely with development manager, support manager and their teams and other vendor teams to effectively address business requirements in the WebSphere Commerce application area.

Work with eCommerce Director to define and implement strategic technology direction in

WebSphere Commerce application area.

Participate when needed in development.

Develop and train junior developers as well as junior architects in WebSphere Commerce.

Apply industry best practices to WebSphere Commerce.

THIS POSITION DOES NOT SUPERVISE ANY OTHER PERSONNEL.

REQUIREMENTS:

The normal minimum requirements for the offered position are as follows:

Master’s degree in Computer Science, Computer or Software Engineering, Information Technology or any related IT or Engineering field of study providing the required knowledge and abilities, plus at least three (3) years of experience with Internet Online Retailing and WebSphere Commerce development and/or architecture.

In lieu of the above-stated primary education and experience requirements, employer will also accept a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer or Software Engineering, Information Technology or any related IT or Engineering field of study providing the required knowledge and abilities, plus at least five (5) years of post-degree, progressively responsible experience with Internet Online Retailing and WebSphere Commerce development and/or architecture.

Qualified applicants must also have demonstrable knowledge, proficiency and experience with the following:

  1. IBM WebSphere Commerce Server
  2. Java and J2EE technologies including experience with Spring and Hibernate
  3. Web technologies such as XML, UML, HTML and SOAP
  4. Design experience using various open source technologies including Eclipse, JAXB and JTOpent.
  5. WebSphere Studio Application Developer

Any suitable combination of education, training or experience is acceptable.

The term suitable, in this context, means substantial compatibility with stated academic requirements, experience and ability to perform job duties.

Additional Information:

  • Job Site: 17752 Sky Park Circle, Suite 280, Irvine, CA 92614
  • Domestic travel required approximately 50% of the time. No telecommuting.
  • Mail Resumes To: ATTN: Human Resources, Zobrist Consulting Group, Inc., 22011 Ventura Blvd., Woodland Hills, CA 91364
  • No calls or emails.  EOE.
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship