Description Do you hold sound experience in an IT architect capacity and experience in Retail and value chain transformation ?
We want to hear from you ! Main Purpose : Our client a leading a global technology solution specialist is on the hunt for an expert to lead a solution design of the to-be technology solutions for the value chain by matching business needs at an operational, functional, technical and commercial level to create the optimal technology solution.
Responsibilities : Rapidly develop and end to end understanding of existing business model and operations, including processes, operations and application / technology architecture to enable and facilitate the design of an optimal technology solution for value chain transformation.
To create the technology end to end solution for the value chain. Assess the solution against the current technological environment, business environment and business operations and ensure alignment between the solution and business objectives.
Ensure the enterprise architecture strategy drives technical decisions for solutions and results in the desired business objectives being met.
Work in close coordination with the IT Lead Business Process Analyst to ensure that the business processes align to the technology solution.
Work closely with IT programme manager to contribute to planning and provide commercial input into the programme plan. To translate, inform and update business stakeholders of the technical development of the solution.
To integrate best practices and professional solution architecture expertise into the development of a new architecture.
To lead, manage and co-ordinate technical resources (incl. System Application Specialists) in the technological solution design and implementation.
To forecast resource requirements and plan resource needs for the solution from a technology perspective, in line with programme timelines, budget and scope.
Facilitate and include input from IT Domain Architects in formulating To-be solution, articulating impacts across all aspects of solution design Attributes : Advanced technical design skills are required to ensure that all business needs of the strategy are met by the technical solution i.
e. : processes and operations reflect in the end state technology. Deep analytical skills and ability to connect the layers of business operationally and technologically and to assess which solution / solution components are beneficial or inefficient for business needs.
Excellent communication skills to translate and describe how processes reflect in software behaviour to create a unified vision of the technological solution with senior management and all stakeholders.
Interested candidates can send their CV