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Director, Enterprise Architect

Tory Burch
Amsterdam, Netherlands
Closing date
22 Jun 2024

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In this role you will lead Enterprise Architecture supporting a team of architects and senior engineers at Tory Burch. You will help deliver business outcomes by linking business strategy and technology investments and providing a clear path to execution that will ensure system sustainability, flexibility, and growth. This group drives value for the enterprise by managing complexity, assessing risk and change, navigating ambiguity, and balancing cost with the desired level of business performance. This position sets the future direction of this discipline by leading the design of complex, enterprise-wide and cross-discipline functions, or processes. In addition, the ideal candidate must possess a high degree of collaborative skills, and the ability to communicate effectively at many levels. A sense of humor is a plus!


The typical day is... atypical. You might be driving key architectural decisions across the enterprise, responsible for developing and maintaining engineering standards, driving/influencing Technology strategies, influencing others to achieve outcomes even when outside of your direct scope, developing prototype/proof-of-concepts, creating reference architectures, developing others, helping deliver business initiatives within direct scope & extended teams across technology. The consistent thread is that you'll be working with an amazing team of women and men who share your passion for excellence

To Land This Role:
  • 10+ years of experience leading architecture and engineering teams. 3+ years of experience as leader of leaders
  • Experience defining solution architectures and designs at the enterprise level
  • Deep expertise in Cloud Computing preferable GCP/Azure
  • Deep expertise with Distributed Systems
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Strong DevOps skills
  • Hands on experience with at least one programming language e.g., Java
  • Experience with Streaming such as Kafka, Apache Flink or equivalent
  • Bachelor's degree in computer science or related discipline
  • Experience building large scale microservices
  • Ability to roll up their sleeves and actively participating in resolution of critical production outages

Why You'll Want to Join Our Team:

Our Technology team has a clear mission: use technology to enable the business to operate efficiently while driving growth and profitability. We envision, we strategize, we engineer, we design, we build, we test, we support, and we serve. Our tools and systems impact every customer and every member of our team every day and our role is to make each engagement seamless and rewarding. As we build our in-house engineering teams, we are focused on further modernizing our platforms, leveraging our data analytics capabilities and creating a transformational customer experience. Come join us!

How We Work Together
  • Adaptable - We change before we have to
  • Entrepreneurial - We own it
  • Collaborative - There's no "I" in Tory
  • Client & Brand Focused - We put ourselves in Tory's shoes
  • Live the Values - We show up for each other
  • Functional Expertise - We're constantly learning and growing

#TeamTory Values

We show up with honesty & kindness, act with integrity & compassion, work with passion & humility and lead with excellence & humor.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

Tory Burch LLC is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and provides equal opportunities to all employees and applicants without regard to an individual's age, race, creed, color, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy) or sexual orientation, gender expression, military status, marital status, genetic predisposition or carrier status, disability or membership in any other protected class under applicable law. Likewise, we will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories for employment in a manner consistent with the requirements of the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring, Ordinance No. 184652. Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records for employment.

Disability Accommodation

Tory Burch is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to applicants and employees with disabilities. Please tell us if you require a reasonable accommodation to apply for a job or to perform your job. Examples of reasonable accommodation include making a change to the application process or work procedures, providing documents in an alternate format, using a sign language interpreter, or using specialized equipment. If you require assistance or an accommodation with the hiring process, please contact .


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