Solutions Engineer

Location: Birmingham

We are on the lookout for a Solutions Engineer to join our ever-growing team! We need someone that is driven and has all the technical know-how to be able to work alongside our developers, as well as supporting our sales team in producing RFPs and timescales for projects.

Ideally, you will have had some project management experience, as we need a real go-getter who is able to communicate with the wider team, as well as clients and third-party vendors. You will have a thirst for technical knowledge and have a background in development.

Job Responsibilities

  • Managing the scope and design of eCommerce projects, working collaboratively with clients to align technical solutions with their business goals
  • Provide support to the sales team by delivering a timeline for the production of enterprise solutions for clients and providing product demos
  • Form and manage relationships with third party vendors
  • Guide the client on migrating data from one platform to another
  • Feeding back to the sales team and project manager at all times to ensure project targets are being met
  • Smart and proactive at finding the best solutions for our clients

Essential Skills

  • Excellent time management and organisational skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Clear written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience of migrating an online store from one platform to another
  • Passionate about tech, digital and eCommerce
  • Experience with the following technologies: CSS, HTML, JQuery, Angular, React, GIT and WordPress
  • Able to work under pressure
  • Team player
  • Can develop complex integrations across various platforms, supporting them throughout the pre, during and post development phases
  • Can juggle multiple projects while working independently and/or as part of a larger team

Desired Skills

  • Experience working with BigCommerce
  • Knowledge of multiple eCommerce platforms


  • Childcare Vouchers
  • Workplace pensions
  • Flexible working
  • 20 days holiday a year rising one a year to a max of 25
  • Free office snacks!
  • After 5 years with 5874, we reward people with a 4-week paid sabbatical to be used during that calendar year!