About this roleThe Pricing architect is a critical role accountable for the architecture of all capabilities for our multi-channel, cross-organization pricing platform.
In this role, you will be responsible for working with your Architecture, Product Management, Engineering and Technical Program Management peers to build the technology roadmap for the enterprise-wide Pricing & Promotion systems across all of Gap Inc.
s brands and markets.In addition, you will institute the right processes and practices to ensure high availability of all your applications and services at scale, while contributing to your team’s technical roadmap in the Cloud.
You will be responsible for our pricing platform across all our brands, across multiple geographies, showcasing our products to millions of customers worldwide, making it fast, intuitive and rewarding to shop online!
Mainframe Modernization / Pricing Domain Integrations Proof of concept work (Data / Domain entity modeling, schema design, database selection, performance test verification, cache selection, API contracts, AVRO / Kafka contracts)
Integrate technology products and solutions with existing eCommerce, Stores, and Supply Chain technologies.
Align the pricing platform stack with our data platform & data science initiatives
Ensure data security commitments are met, including security public APIs
Design and oversee solutions that provide frameworks, interfaces, and services that can be extended and reused across the portfolio
Experience with one or multiple components of the retail technology stack Pricing / Promotion systems, Supply Chain management, eCommerce, Store Point of Sale
Knowledge of modern enterprise integration patterns (e.g. Publish / Subscribe, Data Stream Processing, API-first, microservices)
Experience with IaaS, PaaS & SaaS-based setup and integrations
Knowledge of the initiatives under the cloud-native foundation
Prior experience implementing 3rd party & custom solutions in an eCommerce / B2C company with a focus on performance and reliability is highly desirable,
Experience with Java, Kafka, SQL, NoSQL, rules engines
Strong communication and problem-solving skills.
Bachelor’s Degree in computer science, computer engineering or a related field is required. An advanced degree is preferred.