London, United Kingdom


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At PMI, we’ve chosen to do something incredible! We’re totally redefining our business and building our future on smoke-free products with the power to deliver a smoke-free future. With huge change, comes huge opportunity. So, wherever you join us, you’ll enjoy the freedom to dream up and deliver better, brighter solutions and you will have the space to move your career forward in many different areas/directions. IT at PMI PMI’s journey to a smoke-free future implies a shift from a tobacco manufacturer to a science and technology-based consumer facing organisation. Such a shift creates an abundance of unique and progressive IT projects to match all levels of skills and ambitions. You’ll feel like you’re working in a start-up – with the freedom to shape and define the future of digital, but with the support and scope of a vast global business. You’ll get a chance to work with innovative technologies (e.g., Cloud, APIs, AI) as well as management practices (e.g., Agile, Design Thinking, Product Management). Our environment is fast-paced and highly collaborative. If you want the freedom to find new ways to connect with consumers, there’s no better place to progress your career. Digital at PMI is dynamic, diverse, and innovative. Join us and become a part of a top talent team where you can bring new ideas to life in a global function that is a key driver of the success of our business. The Solution Architect - Digital Content Services is responsible for architecting next generation content supply chain solution using industry leading technology stack. This includes but not limited to DAM (AEM Assets), Adobe Workfront, Digital Rights Management Solution and Adobe Creative cloud etc. As a part of this position, you will be working closely with Manager IT – Digital Content Services and our business partners who will define the business systems strategies and requirements. This exciting role will lead the team to design the next gen content supply chain solutions, supporting business objectives in a global environment. This will require a clear understanding of the current and future state architecture, using the full potential of the products invested, designing the integration of all possible solutions in line with business vision, adhering to standard best practices. Your role is not only to design and architect, but also to understand in detail what is being asked, what is being built and how, all the dependencies between products, as well as making sure that all the functional and non-functional requirements are considered while maintaining the quality of the design. You should have a clear vision of the effort needed to achieve the design. Primary goals • Design the content supply chain solution for the end-to-end life cycle of all digital assets. This includes workflows for asset ingestion, categorization, metadata, taxonomies, permissions management, version control, expiration, and delivery to internal and external channels. • Specifications of conceptual and logistical architectures to meet strategic business, financial and technology objectives. • Use knowledge of defined reference architectures, technology trends, and implementation experience to translate a business need into a solution blueprint that represents an end-to-end technical solution. • Provide comprehensive architectural support to the managers to ensure proposed solutions are technically viable, scalable and consider harmonization in landscape wherever applicable. • Own and define the architecture artefacts, guardrails, and technical implementation guidelines in a clear and concise manner. • Find the right balance between innovation, technical feasibility, long term sustainability, agile delivery, and cost-effective end to end implementation of Content Supply Chain solutions. • Review, standardize and identify gaps in the end-to-end processes, from content production to distribution to different channels. You are steadfast in your pursuit of excellence, even when that means challenging the status-quo. You are the champion of delivering solutions that meet the needs of the business design team and are loved by your users and customers. You’ll be acutely aware that transformation requires a ‘roll up the sleeves’ mentally. WHO ARE WE LOOKING FOR? • Bachelor’s or master’s degree – ideally in an IT related field. • Demonstrated ability as the lead technologist/architect for a major product or service, ideally for an end-to-end Content Supply Chain implementation in Adobe ecosystem. • Deep experience in technical design and deployment of Adobe technologies such as Adobe Experience Cloud and Creative Cloud. • Partner management skills. • Have experience working with Adobe Experience Manager (assets module) as well as be familiar with standard processes related to content and digital asset management. • Have experience on Workfront and Rights Management solutions. • Being able to coordinate with the solution manager to manage the implementation by the vendor team. • At least one successful implementation of AEM as a Cloud Service. • Experience working with PMs, BA/PO’s, Tech Lead and Architects to plan out an end-to-end solution. • Ability to deliver results in global, matrixed environments comprised of internal and external partners • Strong skills in communication, writing, and ability to collaborate cross-functionally • Great teammate with proven ability to lead through influence • Any relevant certification (Adobe AEM Sites, Assets, Workfront etc.) are beneficial but not required. There are many IT Organizations out there, so why should you join ours? We believe PMI IT’s true strength is fuelled by our people, and that our success depends on them coming to work every single day with a sense of purpose and an appetite for progress. We are a people first organisation committed to providing you with first-class employee journey. Here’s a glimpse of what’s in it for you upon joining us: • Work-life balance: Wellbeing comes first. We offer a fantastic office environment and hybrid working options to ensure you have the best work-life balance possible • Learning & Development: Your growth is a priority. Our robust and varied learning & development ecosystem will help you strengthen your technical skills and enhance your soft skills and intuition for business. The capabilities you will acquire with us will support your life-time employability within IT, PMI, and beyond • Inclusion & Diversity: Our differences - much more than our similarities - generate the innovation we are looking for. We aspire to build a diverse and inclusive organization to access the breadth and depth of thinking and sensitivity vital to thrive Every single IT colleague is part of our Transformation journey. Join us and pursue your ambitions – our staggering size and scale provides endless opportunities to progress. If this offer resonates with you, we look forward to receiving your application and getting to know you. Together, let’s deliver a smoke free future!