Nissan is a pioneer in Innovation and Technology. With a focus on Mobility, Operational Excellence, Value to our Customers and Electrification of vehicles, you can expect to be part of a very exciting journey here at Nissan.
Nissan is going after a massive Digital Transformation backed by leading technologies across the organization globally. We are committed to building a diverse, entrepreneurial organization, and our current team is a strong evidence of that.
Our people are what drive the business forward. At Nissan Digital, you will be part of a dynamic team with ample opportunities to grow and make a difference
What are We Looking for :
As the Solution Architect with the global digital team, you will use your skills developed over the years to implement cutting edge solutions using the latest technology to solve some challenging business problems.
You will provide expertise in IT architecture and all associated systems including integration methodology, business processes, process re-engineering and process improvement.
You’ll work complex projects and contribute to the overall strategic vision of the organization.
You’ll integrate a broad range of ideas regarding IT architecture and ensure alignment with the Sales, Product and, Enterprise architectural vision & roadmap.
Key Responsibilities :
Actively participate in development along with team members for as much as 50% of their time, creating modules & systems that can then be treated as a working reflection of the best practices.
Participating in code reviews, design reviews architecture discussions.
Being responsible for Scaling, Performance & Quality for the team.
Setting up best practices to help the team achieve the above and constantly thinking about improving the technology use are your responsibilities.
Driving the adoption of these best practices around coding, design, quality, performance in your team and influence them for the entire organization.
Experiment with new & relevant technologies and tools, and drive adoption while measuring yourself on the impact you are able to create
Collaborate with Product Management and Product Development leaders in developing product visions and strategies.
Define & drive implementation of long term technology vision for your product & team
Be primary owner of the architecture of your product and will also be responsible for getting it reviewed, and making sure the system is built accordingly.
Be an evangelist for technology & represent company in external forums.
Creating architectures & designs for new solutions around existing and new problem spaces
Drive technology & tool choices for your team & be responsible for them.
Technical Competencies :
Good knowledge and experience in Java EE / Spring based application development
Good knowledge and experience in designing and implementing applications based on Microservices architecture using Spring Boot
Strong analytical and problem solving skills, including a thorough understanding of how to interpret customer business needs and translate them into practical applications and operational solutions.
Demonstrated ability to produce requirement artefacts : Business Requirements, Functional Specifications, data flow diagrams, UML modelling techniques, interface designs, test plans and test cases
Expertise in open source frame works and development
Expertise in at least one of the global cloud platforms AWS / Azure / Google cloud.
Experience with web servers, service oriented architectures, web services (both REST and SOAP), Microservices architecture, security best practices and database technologies.
Comprehensive understanding of software development lifecycle (SDLC), continuous integration, and agile software development methodologies
Familiarity with enterprise grade CMS such as Adobe Experience Manager or SiteCore
Passion for code quality. A strong understanding of the entire DevOps tool chain from a quality perspective
Experience & Expertise :
Minimum 9 to 12 years of total work experience
BS or MS from premium schools in Computer Science, Information Systems or related technology.
Quick & Excellent Problem Solving skills for complex & large scale problems.
Technical Breadth - Exposure to a wide variety of problem spaces, technologies.
Very Strong System design and OO skills with a nifty ability to craft clean interfaces and operate at the right levels of abstraction.
Solid coding skills with ability to drive teams through massive refactoring exercise & improve coding standards across large code bases.
Good knowledge, understanding & experience of working with a large variety of multitier architectures.
Awareness of pitfalls & use cases for a large variety of solutions.
Good understanding & experience of high performance web scale & realtime response systems.
Experience & exposure to a variety of large scale persistent systems including large databases.
Exposure to complete product development cycles from inception to production to scaling up, supporting new requirements, re-architectures
Should have been part of scalable product development cycles with either large data handling or large transaction processing exposure for 3+ years.
Excellent Mentoring skills - Be the technical mentor to your team.
Must be comfortable working in fuzzy environments where boundaries aren’t clearly defined.
Experience of digital marketing and the automotive industry is a plus
You'd Make an Ideal Candidate if You :
Get genuinely excited about leveraging technology to find simple solutions to really hard, complex problems
Enjoy working with, and leading a passionate, multi-disciplinary team in an agile, fast-paced environment
Are data-driven and analytical in your approach, and are able to effectively keep the big picture in perspective while still being extremely detail-oriented when it comes to your product
Love being the underdog and cherish the opportunity to compete with the established behemoths in your domain (Amazon, Facebook, Google etc.)
Have had your share of failures and take pride in sharing the lessons you've learned from those experiences
Drive your career forward and join the company leading the technology and business evolution in the automotive industry.
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