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Rexel is a global leader specializing in the multi-channel distribution of electrical products and services for the energy world. Our mission is to offer our customers innovative and sustainable solutions to improve the comfort, security and energy performance of installations, infrastructure and buildings.

We Deliver The Best Customer Experience
    We Join Forces For Success
        We Encourage Innovation
           We Engage People To Develop Their Talents
                We Trust Each Other
                    We Enjoy Making A Difference

We are seeking a Sr. IT Architect to join our Rexel Group IT team in Dallas, TX:


The Senior IT Architect is supporting the countries in the technical design and implementation of country IT systems. This position will oversee programs to ensure that the proper architecture is implemented as per the architecture guidelines and principles. Proactively works with the country to define standard patterns that can be leveraged across multiple projects / multiple countries. The Senior IT Architect is a hands-on role that support countries in defining how a program or system is structured. 


Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Act as design authority and provide an assurance role, ensuring that all architecture activities and deliverables (in-house and external outsourced) are produced to a high quality and are consistent with existing standards, policies, and strategies
  • Lead architecture support to Rexel Group & Countries IT project with the objective to Identify common architectural pattern, promote opportunity of reuse, and setup the enterprise continuum (building block registry)
  • Provide guidance, mentoring and support to the delivery team
  • Work with the other engineering teams to identify and anticipate changing requirements and opportunities to improve the development process and increase the quality of deliverables
  • Communicate status, risks, and requirements to other groups
  • Provide technical and non-technical guidance to the team, both individually and as a group
  • Engage with large cross functional teams like Engineering, DevOps, Database, Networking, Infrastructure, Data, EDW
  • Deep dive into the specifics of a solution and have the ability to challenge and ask the right questions
  • Help drive innovation in the Digital and E-Commerce space (Omni-Channel initiatives, Personalization, Digital Marketing Tools, Order Management Systems, Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence)
  • Other duties as assigned


The information contained in this job description is intended to describe the essential job functions required of those assigned to this job. It is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, knowledge, skills, and abilities needed to perform the job. Please note that management retains the right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time. The ability to competently perform all the essential duties of the position, with or without reasonable accommodation, demonstrated commitment to effective customer service delivery, integrity, and the ability to work productively as a member of a team or work group are basic requirements of all positions at Rexel USA.

Education & Experience

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering or other related fields
  • 8+ years of experience in the IT field with a proven experience as a Technical Architect


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Proven track record of driving and leading large-scale architectural projects throughout an entire business through to completion
  • Attention to details – Pay meticulous attention to details and have a deep understanding of how even the smallest details fit into the big picture
  • Experience in Enterprise Architecture across Digital, E-Commerce, supply chain domains
  • Experience in different types of architecture such as SOA, modern microservices architecture using Service Mesh, API Gateways, Native Cloud Technologies (Docker, Kubernetes)
  • Experience in cloud technologies and services related to data management, data processing, data servicing
  • Hands-on experience with software development and system administration
  • Familiar with SaaS and PaaS integration architecture and applications
  • Experience in vendor selection for the new technologies, tools and capabilities. Define selection criteria, RFI, RFP, RFQ and make relevant vendor and product choices
  • Experience is B2B platform setup and management preferred
  • Familiarity with Java, Angular, and Azure technology preferred


Physical Demands:
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to sit and use hands to finger, handle, or feel. The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; reach with hands and arms. Specific vision abilities required by this job include ability to adjust focus. The employee must be able to listen and talk on a telephone.


Work Environment:
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Located in an office environment



“Rexel USA (A VEVRAA Federal Contractor), and its affiliated companies, is an EEO/Disabled/Veterans employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to any characteristics protected by law.”


Our Benefits Include:

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Short-Term and Long-Term Disability Insurance
  • 401K with Employer Match
  • Paid vacation and sick time
  • 8 paid company holidays plus 3 flexible personal days per year
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Health & Wellness Programs
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • HSA Accounts
  • Commuter Transit Benefits
  • Additional Optional Insurance such as Pet Insurance, Legal Assistance, Critical Illness, Home and Auto Insurance to name a few.
  • Employee Discount Programs
  • Professional Training & Development Programs
  • Career Advancement Opportunities – We like to promote from within!

Sr IT Architect

Rexel USA
IT Dept.
Information Technology

Rexel USA is a VEVRAA federal contractor and an EEO/AA employer. (Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with a Disability) We are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace where everyone is valued, treated with dignity and respect, and empowered to do their best work. If you encounter difficulty using our online application system due to disability and would like to request reasonable accommodation, email staffing@rexelusa.com or call (888) 739-3547

Nearest Major Market: Dallas
Nearest Secondary Market: Fort Worth