Pattern is a leading eCommerce data and growth company located in the Silicon Slopes tech hub and with global offices in Europe, China, Australia, the Middle East and Canada. Named one of the fastest growing companies in the US by Inc. 500; Pattern has made its mark in the industry. Some of the biggest consumer brands like Skullcandy, Nestle, Clorox, Kong, Panasonic, Tumi and Popsocket trust Pattern with their business. Pattern has recruited talent from brands like Amazon, eBay, Adobe, Pepsico, Apple, Google and Oracle. Think you have what it takes to work at Pattern? If you have a whole lot of hustle and a touch of nerd, Pattern is the place for you.

The Software Architect leads and oversees the software engineering function in developing, releasing, and maintaining software applications and systems according to business needs. Establishes policies and procedures that produce high-quality software and service.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Lead software engineers to deliver innovative, high-quality products on a foundation of architectural and engineering excellence
  • Work cross-functionally with other roles and business teams to define, deliver, and support software and services
  • Guide software engineers through planning, designing, coding, delivery, and support, driving the day-to-day technical decisions
  • Own and continually improve the throughput and stability of product delivery and application lifecycle, in partnership with product and program management
  • Distill complex and ambiguous situations into actionable plans for your team
  • Communicate and collaborate with internally and with partners on technical details
  • Train, develop, and retain top engineering talent


  • Bachelor's or Master’s degree in Software Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or applicable engineering or science field
  • 10+ years of development experience with 3+ years of architecture experience
  • Broad understanding of coding and programming languages
  • Experience with database design and data modeling
  • Extensive knowledge of the software development process and corresponding technologies
  • Excellent understanding of design patterns and architectural styles
  • Proficient knowledge of the operation and development designs of agile software
  • Strong soft skills, including attention to detail, problem-solving and communication skills
  • Experience working with teams across different time-zones and countries
  • Preferred 3+ years of proven work experience in Ruby on Rails development

Required Skills and Abilities:

  • Mentoring Skills: leading with integrity, inspiring confidence, creating relationships of trust, coaching, counseling, mentoring, tracking of performance and providing effective performance reviews
  • Interpersonal Skills: self-motivated, team player, builds trust, action and results oriented; open and collaborative style; must be comfortable working in an environment where ideas are shared and challenged
  • Communication Skills: strong, professional written, oral, interpersonal and presentation skills and the ability to effectively interface with all ranges of employees and customers
  • Attention to Detail: Thoroughness in accomplishing a task for all essential functions, double- checking the accuracy and quality of own work product to provide accurate, precise, and consistent work
  • Problem Solving Skills: Ability to operate as effective tactical as well as strategic thinker; excellent and creative problem solving skills, including negotiation and conflict resolution skills; able to apply independent judgment and provide insightful analysis in a team setting

Our Core Values

  • Data Fanatics: Our edge is always found in the data
  • Partner Obsessed: We are obsessed with partner success
  • Team of Doers: We have a bias for action
  • Gamechangers: We encourage innovation