Job Location:
Corporate Headquarters Manchester CT

The Technical Lead and Solution Architect position will provide solution guidance to the members of our team, including business analysts and developers. This position will require you to have the technical skills to evolve the entire e-commerce landscape, troubleshoot production issues, plan for software upgrades, support implementations of new functionality, and to set strategic direction for our e-commerce platforms to best leverage the technology available to meet business needs.

We're open to the right person being located remote for this role; ideally east coast and need to be able to travel into the Home Office in CT at least once/month.

Who We Are

At Bob’s, we have fun, we love what we do, and it shows in our expansive growth! Bob’s Discount Furniture is more than just a furniture store. We are one of the fastest growing omni-channel furniture retailers in the country with 165 stores in 24 states.

How We Will Support You

At Bob’s we understand there are many companies you can choose to work for, so, along with exceptional opportunities for career growth we offer a fun team-oriented work environment and great benefits! Let us tell you more.

Benefits & Perks- We’ve got you covered! We believe in supporting our employees and their families in the best ways possible is a top priority. We focus on three core wellness pillars: Emotional, Physical and Financial. Below are just some of the benefits that we offer:

  • Feeling under the weather, we’ve got you covered! We offer Nationally provided Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance

  • Paid Vacation, Personal Days, Sick Days, Holidays, work anniversary and your Birthday! After all, your birthday should be a holiday

  • 401(k) Profit Sharing Plan with a Generous Company match!

  • Pet Insurance to help keep your furry friends happy and healthy

  • Life insurance – Employer-paid basic Life Insurance, with the option to add Voluntary Life Insurance as well!

  • Financial Planning, Voluntary Legal Benefits and Wellness Plans

  • We already offer value priced furniture, but on top of that we offer a Generous Employee Discount starting on your 1st day!

  • Additional Employee Discounts through the “Hays Perks discount program” offering hundreds of online discounts from your favorite merchants.

  • And so much more!

Culture and Core Values- At Bob's we have a set of core values that shape the decisions we make every day and help define our company culture. These values comprise what we call "The Bob's Way." Honesty, Integrity, Transparency, Community, Safety, Diversity, Accountability and Fun.

Learn and Grow- We believe in developing our team members and helping them grow both personally and professionally! We promote Professional Development: In-person, virtually and offer an infinite library of on-demand classes in Workday Learning. We also offer Tuition Reimbursement as well as the BDF Education Foundation Scholarship Program open to employees and their dependents. Want to grow at Bob’s professionally? We look to promote from within our organization by having robust succession planning in place to ensure that our team members have the opportunity to advance their careers.


  • Lead technical/developer project team members and offshore team members.

  • Review business requirements and functional users stories for feasibility and technical estimation

  • Provide insights and guidance to internal and external stakeholders to demonstrate how the Hybris solution can be leveraged to meet business requirements.

  • Teach, mentor, and share knowledge with peers and cross-functional teams.

  • Architect experiences based on a foundation of Hybris, as well as integration with 3rd party systems including legacy backend applications.

  • Provide guidance and direction to Hybris developers during design, development and implementation of features.

  • Responsible for all technical integrations with 3rd party and legacy systems.

  • Support production systems; proactively work to analyze and resolve production problems in a timely manner. Assess and resolve end user service requests. Contribute to continuous improvement processes including identification of root cause and corrective actions

Required Qualifications

  • Experience with SAP Hybris / Commerce Cloud platform & Spartacus architecture, Java 11/18, J2EE, JSP, Ajax, XML, XSD, Spring MVC, OCC, Tomcat -server, JUnit, GIT, Bitbucket, Unix, Jira, Confluence, DevOps

  • Expert in Hybris foundational concepts and has experience & knowledge of multi-channel architecture, data modeling with Hybris, Data exchange and integration

  • Hands on experience in Hybris core architecture, Cockpits, ImpEx.

  • Extensive backend integration experience

  • Extensive experiences in product & content management using WCMS and 3rd party CMS solution such as Bloomreach

  • Extensive experiences in account management, order management, pricing & promotions, B2B/B2C commerce

  • Knowledge of project methodologies like Agile, Scrum, Waterfall

  • Excellent planning and organizational skills

  • Extensive experience with integrating SAP Hybris with leading payment gateways/ providers,  PayPal (e-wallets), and fraud prevention technologies

Preferred Qualifications

  • SAP ERP (ECC) systems knowledge is a strong plus.

  • Experience in using the Dynatrace monitoring tool to detect and diagnose SAP Hybris performance issues, bottlenecks, and anomalies to identify issues that negatively impact a high-quality digital experience

  • Experience with security and CDN providers (Akamai) and AWS S3/CloudFront experience is a strong plus

  • Good understanding of security technology and IS/IT standard and controls

Expected Base Pay Not Including Potential Commissions, Incentive, Bonus, etc. Opportunities:

145,000 – 185,000 annually

Bob’s Discount Furniture is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to reasonably accommodating qualified persons with disabilities to enable them to perform the essential duties of their position.