Systems Integration Architect/Engineer

Posted 01 December 2023
Job type Permanent
DisciplineSoftware Development

Job description

About Brittain Wynyard

Brittain Wynyard & Co Ltd, NZ are New Zealand’s leading sports & lifestyle fashion brands distributor. They represent leading international brands including ASICS; Birkenstock, Timberland; Wilson; and Daiwa across wholesale, retail and ecommerce.   

The Digital Team has been developed over the last 6 years to be leaders in local DTC activity. As it stands the team includes 4 IT specialists, 3 developers, 2 CX experts, and 2 performance marketers who work closely with the marketing teams to bring the brands to life.

Their greatest asset is their people. They have very committed staff who are passionate about sport and fashion and genuinely love working with global brands. They all use the products that they sell and enjoy the benefits of fit, comfort, and performance that our ranges offer, alongside a lot of Kiwis.

About the role
BW is looking for an experienced IT Systems Manager to spearhead their e-commerce systems and integrations.

You’ll oversee the integration of systems and technologies within their omni-channel environment ensuring that different software applications; platforms and data sources work seamlessly together. This includes integrating e-commerce platforms, ERP software, marketing automation software and other third-party tools within the ecommerce ecosystem.

You’ll sit within the IT Systems team reporting into their Business Development Manager managing a team of 2. Working closely with your team you’ll be strategising; scripting and maintaining the integration of different systems.
There are some really exciting integration projects planned for 2024 including website replatforms; loyalty system rollouts and a customer data project.

The role is replacing a pivotal team member, and our expectation is that the new team member will play a large role in our key decision making processes as we continue to develop and grow our digital business.

Key responsibilities:
  • Systems Integration – Manage the integration of ecommerce platforms and other third-party tools to streamline and optimise online and digital operations. You’ll be developing the integrations between various platforms through a bespoke integration application using Node.js & TypeScript and a built-in scripting function in our ERP Accredo.
  • Data Management – manage the flow of data between different systems, ensuring accuracy, consistency, and security. Implement data mapping, transformation, and validation processes.
  • Customer Data – oversee the role out of our customer data project and its integration / use through the business and tech stack.
  • Troubleshooting- identify and resolve integration issues effectively.
  • Testing – ensure thorough testing of integrations to ensure reliability and performance.
  • Documentation – keep up to date documentation of integration process, configurations and troubleshooting. Provide training to the team on new software application and processes.
  • Collaboration – work closely with digital, marketing and sales teams to ensure they are effectively using the software applications effectively.
About you
This role is an exciting opportunity for someone who has a passion for ecommerce and being an integral part in leading the way to offer the best ecommerce solutions for beloved global brands. Not only will you be delivering on large-scale projects, but you’ll also be identifying new opportunities for the company to continually strive to be the best in digital retail.

Key experience:
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, Information Technology, or related field
  • Experience with Node.js, TypeScript, AWS (ECS/SQS), Github
  • Minimum 4 years of experience in IT systems management, with a focus on ecommerce platforms
  • Experience writing scripts to automate processes
  • Strong knowledge of ecommerce technologies, web services, and API integrations
  • Strong analytical skills to translate business needs to technical development
  • Knowledge of modern web applications
  • Experience in project management
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and ability to work under pressure
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Experience with Shopify and/or Magento platforms
What’s in it for you?  
  • The chance to take on new challenges and extend your skillset
  • Opportunity to work with people passionate about sport
  • Be rewarded for the work you input
  • Career growth and progression
  • Be part of a great team culture and environment
  • Free parking in Parnell
What's next?

Please apply online or if you have any questions give Cha-lee Hall a call on 027 214 6775