Newell Brands Senior Manager Architect and Integration in Hoboken, New Jersey

The successful candidate will move seamlessly between the strategic and the tactical, by being able to manage a wide and diverse range of global digital marketing and ecommerce needs, from complex long-term platform replacement projects to smaller extensions to existing solutions, in both the Direct to Consumer (DTC) and e-Retailing (with Pure Players & Bricks & Mortars) models. This role will provide integration and architecture leadership and expertise in building global solutions across multiple digital channels including mobile, tablet, portals and web. This role’s duties will include managing a team of architects and a manager (and team) of , presenting to key internal digital stakeholders, working on project bids, through to working on delivery projects. You’ll be expected to oversee the definition of the technical solution, manage key technical risks and help shape the delivery of our solutions. In particular, you’ll have experience architecting solution to meet high performance, availability and security requirements,

Specific Responsibilities:

  • Manage both individual contributors and leaders within the realm of architecture and integration

  • Oversight of the integration of all solutions and their integration patterns.

  • Provides expertise and consulting to all projects within our delivery function about integration, interfaces and data flows and technologies.

  • Holds team members accountable Creating, designing and reviewing solution architecture documents at high quality standards

  • Researching new technologies to optimize the current solutions and to make them sustainable for the future, applying in-house standards and market best practices

  • Gathering internal and external business partners requirements and translating them to technical solutions and systems design

  • Provide guidance on Scalability, High Availability, Disaster Recovery and Performance topics at architectural and implementation levels.

  • Holds team members accountable for documenting necessary architecture design and analysis work; review and integrate application requirements, including functional, security, integration, performance, and quality.

  • Works closely with the stakeholders representing the business, application and IT infrastructure teams, the candidate will analyze business and technical problems

  • Demonstrate and deliver on depth and breadth of technical and business/partner expertise (knowledge and skills)

People management responsibilities such as annual reviews and hiring decisions


  • 12+ Years overall IT, System architecture, design, development and deployment experience with multiple years in management/leadership roles.

  • Must demonstrate very sound and in-depth understanding of SOA/EAI/ESB concepts, SOA Governance, Event Driven Architecture, message based architectures, file sharing and exchange platforms, data virtualization and caching strategies, J2EE design patterns, frameworks and Enterprise Architecture

  • Proven expertise with a track record of solution delivery using various data integration solutions in situations requiring real time (synchronous and asynchronous) messaging, Publish/Subscribe models, Microservices patterns, Middleware, Extract, Transform and Load (ETL) and other related methodologies in a multi-user, multi-platform, multi-tier environment.

  • Experience working on large-scale redesigns or eCommerce

  • Comfortable thinking on your feet and working through ambiguity

  • At least 4 years’ experience in / with knowledge of the latest advances and trends in eCommerce, Mobile and web technologies

  • Knowledge in Ecommerce enablement technologies and business processes such as CRM, OMS, CMS, PIM, etc.

  • Knowledge about Portfolio, A/B Testing, PCE, Tag Management, Web content management, Marketing Automation, SEO/SEM, Digital Asset Management, Social Media, Mobile, headless commerce.

  • 4+ years’ experience defining and implementing strategies under a sr. leadership or equivalent.

  • Integration architecture experience with MuleSoft, Microsoft BizTalk Server, other middleware solutions such as IBM, BEA, Oracle, Tibco, Progress Sonic, etc

Newell Brands (NYSE: NWL) is a leading global consumer goods company with a strong portfolio of well-known brands, including Paper Mate, Sharpie, Dymo, EXPO, Parker, Elmers, Coleman, Jostens, Marmot, Rawlings, Oster, Sunbeam, FoodSaver, Mr. Coffee, Rubbermaid Commercial Products, Graco, Baby Jogger, NUK, Calphalon, Rubbermaid, Contigo, First Alert, Waddington and Yankee Candle. For hundreds of millions of consumers, Newell Brands makes life better every day, where they live, learn, work and play. Newell Brands and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers and comply with applicable employment laws. EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled are encouraged to apply.