Job Type






Enterprise Architect Paris

Aesop Retail PTY LTD

Aesop Retail PTY LTD Paris France

2 months ago

Aesop has carefully cultivated a work environment in which our employees are constantly challenged to do their best. Our company is determinedly creative, intelligent and progressive, and nurtures these qualities by employing people who share our passionate interest in design, innovation, and incisive enquiry across all fields.

Our organisational culture is entirely unique, distinguished by an uncommon blend of courtesy, cordiality and intellectual energy. We seek those who can bring a wealth of life experience and inspired ideas to our table.

In return, we provide comprehensive induction and training programmes, and encourage an inclusive culture that nurtures enduring professional relationships. We also appreciate the benefits that flow from our employees’ external pursuits.

We raise our bar high at Aesop and never lower it; this is one of the keys to our success and one of the many reasons why people wish to work here. If you would like to join Aesop, we invite you to peruse our... current career opportunities.

Purpose of the role

The Technology Services Architect works within the Aesop Digital, Data & Technology (DD&T) Enterprise Architecture team, and is responsible for the architecture of all technology solutions providing Aesop End User, Technology Delivery, Technology Platforms, Infrastructure and Network services.

The Technology Services architect works very closely with the Heads of DD&T Technology, their teams and partners, who are responsible for the planning, engineering, security, operations and management of customer facing systems, enterprise systems and all supporting technology platforms and services. The architect also collaborates with DD&T Product Managers, other Enterprise, Customer Technology, Data and Security Architects, with Engineering, Partner, and Natura & Co roles.

This role requires senior technology architecture and design expertise, strong design leadership, and excellent planning, collaboration and communication skills. Working within DD&T teams and alongside partners, the role will help shape technology services and engineering roadmaps, identify innovation opportunities and constraints, and architect deliverable, resilient, secure and compliant solutions, aligned with business, technology and architectural strategy.

What a day in this role might look like:
• Consult with with Heads of DD&T Technology, Product Teams and stakeholders to gain a deep understanding of objectives, technology services landscape, service design, operating models and technology requirements for all relevant strategic, project and operational initiatives
• Work with Heads of DD&T Technology to produce and maintain technology services strategies and roadmaps
• Provide expert input on design options, implementation opportunities and constraints, platform update and maintenance requirements, including quality, security and compliance obligations
• Identify opportunities for technology solution rationalisation and standardization across regions and markets
• Lead technology architecture, service design and operating model design activities, across product, application, infrastructure, and security teams and partners
• Ensure the documentation of current and proposed architectures, options and technology decisions
• Provide timely and cohesive architecture deliverables for technology services
• Lead proof of concept and prototyping activities with DD&T teams, partners and vendors

What we are looking for:
• Senior experience as an enterprise or technology architect for a complex or multi-national organisation
• Experience architecting modern multi-region cloud based technology solutions, across multiple cloud vendors and services, including integration with enterprise identity and access management services
• Commercial experience delivering high integrity technology platforms, addressing stringent security, compliance, disaster recovery and business continuity planning concerns
• Familiarity with Infrastructure as Code approaches and modern development processes (Agile delivery) and methods (containerisation, serverless etc)
• Demonstrable experience leading the shaping, design and estimation of project solutions in conjunction with technology subject experts and product management teams

What’s on Offer:

At Aesop, we believe that the best people drive our business to continued success and so we take a holistic approach to employment, promoting employee wellbeing initiatives and encouraging deep connections with the local community through the Aesop Foundation, volunteering, matched giving programs. In addition, we offer:
• Flexible working arrangements (we value work-life balance)
• Flexible Fridays (summer hours)
• Generous product discount of up to 50% & complimentary product allocation
• Hybrid work model, we balance office-based in-person collaboration with remote working
• Team lunches, sponsored social clubs, team events, and celebrations
• Parental leave and vaccination leave
• Individual training budget - strong focus on Learning and Development – access to the entire LinkedIn training library suite, and funded training programs
• Home office set-up reimbursements
• Short term incentive bonus programs to reward performance for applicable roles
• Access to Employee Assistance Program along with other wellbeing offerings including a complimentary Headspace subscription

Paris France

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