Fantastic opportunity for a degree qualified IT Solutions Architect with strong experience within the Logistics / Distribution sector
This is your ideal opportunity to join a leading UK logistics organisation and play an important role in the development of new IT programs and the design of systems and processes to support changing business needs.
This is a highly successful and reputable organisation that operates in a fast moving, rapidly evolving industry sector. Their ambitious growth plans mean that there is a constant dynamic and busy change pipeline. The IT Solution Architect will design solutions and provide technical implementation assurance for all business projects and help identify holes in system processes.
Candidates will be expected to have significant technical knowledge across a range of infrastructure, applications and integrated systems. Proven experience of proposing and implementing technical solutions across a wide range of technologies and the ability to engage and communicate complex IT architecture across all levels of management is also required. In order to perform well in the role, it is important that the successful candidate has an understanding not just of the systems being implemented, but also of the business processes they support. You must therefore have the ability to work with both technical and operational teams. Good written and oral communication skills are also essential for the role. Other essential skills include:-
- Good knowledge of Oracle ERP SCM module (R12 Ebusiness Suite), SOA middleware, Red Prairie
- Good technical knowledge of Oracle SQL/PLSQL, Oracle APEX, Oracle SOA
- Gather business requirements, processes and use cases and translate to functional and technical specifications
- Project management skills
- Suggest architectural improvements, design and integration solutions
- Experience in designing innovative business solutions, Business process mapping and reengineering
- Recent experience in Transport and Warehouse processes
- Understanding of other ERP products available, QlikView reporting
If you have a background in IT Solution Architecture, a methodical and thorough design approach and you enjoy a challenge, then this role is definitely one to consider. Bis Henderson strongly urges you to apply today as our client is keen to make a placement in this key role.