Technology - Software Engineering, Architecture & Testing
ASOS Technology is going through an exciting period of transition and major investment. – this includes a number of strategic programmes to deliver the amazing technology and business solutions to support our ambitious global growth plans. At the heart of these plans is the rebuilding of our digital platforms and channels to provide the best shopping experience for our customers. Our plan is designed to enable us to really put our mobile experience first, enable personalisation and support a data driven organisation. We are also making significant investments in all our Buying, Merchandising, Finance and People systems with the latest toolsets and applications to accelerate the next phase of our global growth. We are also improving our ways of working within Technology to enable autonomous platform development and improve our engineering and agile practices.
The Chief Architect is a key role in leveraging ASOS’s Tech capability ensuring that the business can get the best from it. The role will help us to advance our technology in line with our growth plans scaling up quickly whilst enabling us to adapt to changes we may not have expected.
The Chief Architect is responsible for building and defining the technology architecture and strategy for ASOS, enabling the organisation to scale effectively, and ensuring our tech enables this.
The role reports into the Director of Architecture & Engineering and collaborates with technology teams and senior leaders across the business, to align the technology architecture with the overarching business goals. Especially close collaboration with the Head Of Architecture will be key to success.
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Job vacancy expires 31/12/21
ASOS burst onto the scene in 2000 and now has 9 country-specific websites, shipping to 240 countries.
Our Head Office is based in London, along with several other key offices located around the globe, including the US, France, and Germany. We have 80,000+ product lines with 3,000+ being added every week. We have over 3.2 million visits daily and over 13 million active customers.
Our ambition is to be the world’s no.1 online fashion destination for 20-somethings, therefore it is vitally important to us that we continue to attract top talent across the globe to help us realise our goals.
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