ソリューション・アーキテクト / Solutions Architect

Wunderman Thompson

Department: Technology

Expertise: Technology

Location: Tokyo, Japan

Who we are:

At Wunderman Thompson we exist to inspire growth for ambitious brands. Part creative agency, part consultancy and part technology company, our experts provide end-to-end capabilities at a global scale to deliver inspiration across the entire brand and customer experience.

We are 20,000 strong in 90 markets around the world; our people bring together creative storytelling, diverse perspectives, inclusive thinking, and highly specialized vertical capabilities to drive growth for our clients. We offer deep expertise across the entire customer journey, including communications, commerce, consultancy, CRM, CX, data, production, and technology.

 

The Technology team at Wunderman Thompson helps our clients grow in two key areas — Marketing Technology and Experiential Technology. Your main goal will be to work with leaders in our clients’ organizations to identify business problems, and design innovative solutions to address those problems with our technology experts across the globe.

Beyond Tokyo, the Asia Pacific community of technologists have expertise in all areas of technology, including leading platforms such as Adobe, Salesforce, Sitecore and Acquia. In addition to the support this community brings, Wunderman Thompson also provides comprehensive training opportunities to take your career to the next level.

What you’ll do

  • Communicating with leading stakeholders at clients’ organisations to understand business problems and other needs
  • Conducting evaluation of the system architecture at clients’ organisations with an emphasis on design
  • Designing, modifying and testing technical architecture
  • Provide supervision and guidance to development teams in Japan and Asia Pacific region
  • Continually research current and emerging technologies, proposing changes as needed
  • Inform various stakeholders about issues with current technical solutions being implemented
  • Assess the business impact that certain technical choices have
  • Creating and maintaining or enhancing procedures, processes and designs for technical systems
  • Provide updates to stakeholders on product development processes
  • Provide thought leadership in terms of advanced technologies and best practices in the field
  • Write functional requirement documents and guides

Who you are

  • Proven work experience as a Solution/Technical Architect or similar role
  • Previous project management experience is advantageous
  • In-depth understanding of programming languages
  • Up-to-date understanding of best practices regarding system security measures
  • Sound knowledge of various operating systems and databases
  • Advanced understanding of business analysis techniques and processes
  • Strong organisational and leadership skills
  • Analytical and detail-oriented
  • Positive outlook in meeting challenges and working to a high level
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills (business level English & Japanese)
  • Experience in E-commerce, D2C Platforms and dealing with tech products like CDP, PIM, DAM, CMS is preferred

 

At Wunderman Thompson, we are committed to actively building a diverse, equitable and inclusive workplace where everyone feels welcomed, valued and heard, and is treated with dignity and respect.  As leaders and creative partners across industries, it is our responsibility to cultivate an environment reflective of our greatest asset; our people. We believe that this commitment inspires growth and delivers equitable outcomes for everyone as well as the clients and communities we serve.

Wunderman Thompson is a WPP agency.  For more informationplease visit our website and follow Wunderman Thompson on our social channels via Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, and Instagram.  

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