Careers at ExpandNow

Software Architect (Ireland)

Job Description:

At ExpandNow, we are a trailblazing international company redefining the future of global ecommerce. Our team, composed of cross-border ecommerce experts with decades of industry experience, is on a mission to create a world-class platform that propels brands and retailers towards unparalleled exponential growth. With our cutting-edge DTC Commerce solutions, we simplify and streamline international ecommerce, unlocking new markets and boosting revenue and profitability for our clients. We’re not your typical corporation; we thrive on innovation and operate with a modern, no-micromanagement approach.

We’re seeking first-class coders, great problem solvers and collaborative builders who are ready to tackle tough challenges and push the boundaries of what’s possible. Join us in building a groundbreaking platform that empowers brands with seamless international ecommerce solutions and transforms the way the world does business.

Join our core architecture team and shape the future of modern commerce

Are you a talented Software Architect eager to embark on a new professional adventure? Do you have a passion for building innovative solutions from the ground up? At ExpandNow, we’re at the forefront of revolutionizing global ecommerce with our state-of-the-art international ecommerce platform, free from legacy constraints. We want you to be part of this exciting journey.

Be part of something extraordinary. Be part of ExpandNow!

Your Role Will Involve:

Reporting to the CTO, you will architect solutions across domains for greenfield products within ecommerce and fulfilment. Working model will be remote/hybrid with our staff based in Ireland, Spain & Eastern Europe. 

This is an opportunity to contribute to the design and architecture of our cloud based platform using the latest technology advancements and methodologies. As well as driving the architecture, you will work closely with Engineering and Product to ensure implementation aligns with architectural designs to deliver enterprise solutions to our clients. Appreciation for Technological risks and articulation of Non Functional Requirements is required. Excellent communication and teamwork skills are expected alongside a strong work ethic and a can do attitude.

You will have strong experience with the Microsoft Tech Stack and associated infrastructure and how it applies to DevOps and Security. You will have a keen interest in doing things the right way and for taking on new challenges.

While this role primarily involves Solution Architecture, it is expected that the candidate also has strong development skills and can help deliver on some core Platform offerings.


– Minimum of 10 years development experience.

– 3 years experience working in a Technical or Solution Architecture role.

– Experience of dealing with customer facing teams and/or directly with customers.

– Exposure to design/build of reliable distributed enterprise systems capable of scaling to serve high volumes of traffic.

– Intellectual curiosity and learning ability.

– Expert communication, documentation and design skills.

– High attention to detail and willingness to take on complex technical challenges.

– Proficiency in the Microsoft stack – .Net Core (c#), Web Api, Azure Services (inclu. Cosmos, Sql Azure, App Insights, KeyVault, AFD, etc.), Azure Devops, etc.

– Experience in Event Driven Architecture, Microservices, Service Bus, Kafka.

– Exposure to Container Technology (Kubernetes, Docker, etc.)

– Experience/Knowledge of JavaScript/Typescript Frameworks such as Angular and React.

– Full understanding of the SDLC, with experience working with DDD, TDD, CI/CD.

– Exposure to Co-Pilot for AI coding efficiency gains.

– Microsoft Azure / .Net certification an advantage.


– Challenging Projects: Engage in meaningful projects that redefine the future of commerce.

– Professional Growth: Access continuous learning, training, and career development opportunities.

– Collaborative Culture: Work in a diverse, inclusive, and innovative environment.

– Competitive Compensation: Enjoy a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits.

– Flexible Work Environment: Benefit from flexible work policies, including hybrid work options.

– Career Development: Pair with experienced mentors to help you reach your potential.

– Equal Opportunities: We are committed to providing equal opportunities for everyone at the workplace.

Important Note: We’re on an accelerated path to scale significantly within the next 12 months. We’re not looking for the typical zero-to-one startup profiles. Instead, we seek dynamic professionals who excel in the ‘one-to-hundred’ phase—individuals who can navigate the challenges of a rapidly scaling business and drive transformative growth.

No agencies please.

Ready to Shape the Future?

Join us at ExpandNow and be a key player in developing a revolutionary platform. Apply now and be part of a journey that transforms the digital commerce landscape!