We are actively recruiting for a Senior Solutions Architect for a full-time position with our Client in Charlotte, NC.
Experience Level: Senior level
Education Required Level: Bachelor's Degree
Travel Required: 10 - 15%
Our Client has a full-time opportunity for a Senior Solution Architect with experience in design, development and technical leadership. Proficiency in mapping business requirements to object model, experience creating overall solution design with Manufacturing Operations Management (MOM) product portfolio is required.
Responsibilities include but not limited to analysis and design of object models, good understanding of entity and relationships, creating interoperability between multiple systems, defining project backlog and working with the implementation team to ensure that development meets the business requirements.
The role requires a deep understanding of Manufacturing Operations Software and passion for helping customers achieve realized value, a desire to increase market share in industries that we serve, and a drive for continuously improving the processes that we use to achieve successful implementations and the willingness to travel within the US and globally.
Actively participate in knowledge-sharing and Communities of Practice, leveraging technical and industry best practices and templates to deliver project tasks, providing experiences to support continual improvement.
Act as part of a Professional Services team, work productively with Consultants, Architects, Project Managers, and other internal & external interfaces to ensure that the customer succeeds in their objectives. As an Architect resource, responsible for the translation of business requirements into specific process aligned designs for the Software solution based on multi product/multi industry domain knowledge and best practices in the subject area, applied to standard projects, in order for the Software solution to deliver market leading solutions and provide value to the customer.
Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience
Expertise in Manufacturing Operations Management Implementations (> 5 years)
Experience analyzing customer requirements and developing innovative solutions (>5 years)
Experience developing a software solution using a programming language (5-7 years)
Experience with one more of the following database programs (>5 years)
Working knowledge of the following related technologies:
Experience leading technical architecture and design (>5 years)
Self- motivated to learn, develop, deliver and excel.
Ability to prioritize, meet deadlines, communicate obstacles in a timely manner and manage changing priorities.
A results oriented individual, capable of learning and contributing to a dynamic environment
Strong organization, communication, analytical and problem solving skills
Willingness to work occasionally outside of normal business hours.
Simatic IT, MES, software experiences are a plus.
Solution Architects are primarily responsible for, but not necessarily limited to, the following duties:
Understand functional specifications, technical requirements or business justifications for an entire project or a program.
Lead the development of solution design, developing Software customizations, extensions using supported APIS to meet client’s requirements, using established best practices to deliver a high quality, reliable and performant software solutions.
Contribute to estimate time frames, work package breakdown, capability definitions and quantity of resources estimates required to successfully implement the project
Executing Data Modeling activities where required, following standard methodologies, and adhering to the expectations established in Project Design Documentation
Understand the context of the customer project, its contract type, key deliverables and the engagement model.
Understand the purpose of the project and interdependencies of each work stream, its work breakdown and its relationship to the overall internal or external customer’s solution.
Assist in the creation of system designs and functional specifications.
Troubleshooting and helping resolve issues across the entire scope of the Solution: Object Model, Design, Web Portal, and all other Interfaces. Demonstrate capability with the platforms that govern these Solution aspects.
Provide accurate and timely information to project management team collaborating on reporting project status, issues, risks and benefits.
Providing technical inputs for executing Data Migration and Data Conversion activities where required, gaining expertise with tools that support these activities.
Effectively facilitate workshops and delivery of customer requirements internally or externally to a customer.
Mentor implementation consultants, actively participate in implementation reviews and be the gatekeeper of qualitative project deliveries.
Additional Skills (preferred)
Experience in custom software development, User Interface development, and System Interface programming using the Microsoft Visual Studio IDE
Experience or familiarity with AJAX controls, XSLT, Object Oriented Design Experience, AngularJS, HTML5, Web Services (Restful, WCF) JSON
Experience in custom software development with Enterprise Java, HTML5, JSP Applications
Red Bridge Consulting Group is a Professional Services firm specializing in Consulting and Staffing Services, including permanent placement, contract, and contract-to-hire engagements. Located in Charlotte, NC, we are a certified woman-owned company with over 20 years of Consulting, Staffing and Recruiting experience.
For contract and contract-to-hire engagements, Red Bridge offers an excellent benefits package including medical/dental/vision, 401K, PTO, etc.