Starbucks Coffee Company retail technology & IOT architect, Architecture, Starbucks Technology - Seattle, WA in Seattle, Washington

Summary of Experience

  • Overall information technology experience (12+ years)

  • Systems and/or application development experience (10+ years)

  • Designing and implementing new technology proof-of-concepts (5+ years)

  • Enterprise architecture experience (TOGAF certification is desirable) (5+ years)

  • Development of strategic architecture plans (5+ years)

  • IoT architecture and solution design experience (3+ years)

  • Integration technology and architecture experience such as EAI, SOA, IoT platform & Microservices (5+ years)

  • Information Technology infrastructure experience (3+ years)

  • Functional and systems modeling (5+ years)

  • Development of enterprise and departmental strategic plans (5+ years)

  • Project management (3+ years)

  • Indirect people management (3+ years)

  • Business process design and analysis (3+ years)

  • Experience in defining, designing, and execution of comprehensive Retail solution architectures

  • Experience defining IoT strategy, standards and protocols for an enterprise

  • Functional and Technical experience in Retail Industry and areas such as Point of Sale, Retail Inventory Management and Retail Supply Chain

  • Familiarity with Retail ERP software

  • Good understanding of Embedded Device programming and protocols, Cloud integration concepts and Cloud Security

  • Experience in driving transformation in retail technology

  • Skilled facilitator, with the ability to effectively manage discussions toward outcomes and results

Basic Qualifications

  • Demonstrated flexibility and adaptability of approach and style to best meet the needs of the individual customer

  • Ability to build and maintain influential working relationships at all levels and across the enterprise

  • Capable of translating and presenting technical concepts into practical business terms for leaders both small and large group settings

  • Capable of leading and collaborating with fellow technologist and project teams to deliver new architectures and technology solutions

  • Demonstrated ability to define and execute modernization/transformation strategies that target modern compute capabilities

  • Ability to evaluate and present advanced solutions and how to apply them to global and regional business needs in a manageable, cost effective, and timely manner

  • Ability to set and communicate clear direction and performance standards and motivate teams to achieve technology objectives that are in support of business goals

  • Proven leadership ability including coaching and support of team in order to achieve partners, business and customer results

  • Ability to think in broad strategic terms for technology and business

  • High level of flexibility and ability to persevere through periods of significant change and challenge in the business environment

  • Ability to create unprecedented architecture solutions that require a high level of critical thinking, creativity and innovation

  • Ability to evaluate long-term viability of emerging products and services as it relates to the Starbucks ecosystem

  • Ability to evaluate the business model of potential suppliers or partners and to provide feedback to business leaders

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