BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Supply Chain Solutions Architect in San Jose, California
Job Description Summary
Reporting to Associate Director Platform Solutions & Services, Solutions Architect Platform Solutions & Services of Planning will be responsible for architecting solutions in Advance supply Chain planning in processes such as Demand Planning, Supply Network Planning, Deployment Planning, Advance Available to Promise and Detail Scheduling. Incumbent with work in partnership with other platform teams as well as business partner organization in central teams and regions where applicable in setting technology architecture solutions, maintaining global templates and standards in Advance Planning functional area.
Solutions Architect Platform Solutions & Services will be responsible in setting architecture and solution platform in Advance planning with a focus in sub areas: Demand Planning, Supply Network Planning, Deployment Planning, Advance Available to Promise and Detail Scheduling. As part of this deliverable the incumbent with be required to work internally with other stakeholders as well as with external partners including outsourced partners and technology application vendors. This position requires strong hands-on experience in Advance planning solutions such as SAP SCM modules such as SCM DP, demand sensing, SCM BI and SAP/HANA BI. Integration knowledge with other SAP and non-SAP transactional systems such as JDE is also required. Knowledge in Advance Supply Chain planning application data integration from multiple Transactional system is must. Knowledge in other APS solutions such as Kinaxis, BY is a plus.
Primary responsibilities include:
Execute against the product roadmap closely aligned with the requirements. Advances Supply Chain Planning demand and project implementation work plan to include, working with vendor partners and participate in change management/communications plan.
Support critical short-term system environmental stability project and offer subject matter expertise when required in major system support issues and initiatives in advance planning and associated applications.
Manage relationships with major platform vendors and service providers to ensure they deliver desired business outcome within BD defined parameters of quality and timeline in assigned projects and initiatives.
Manage all phases of full life-cycle implementation projects, including blueprinting, design, development, testing, UA, deployment, and support.
Support Validated system environment and compliance to Bd and other agency defined deliverables in the context of assigned focus functional area.
Qualifications and Experience
The ideal candidate will bring a combination of experience in implementing and supporting advance planning solutions such as APO/SCM and/or IBP technology in multi ERP backbone system landscape. Additionally, architecting BI and other data extraction and transformation from transactional system to advance planning and/or demand sensing using internal and external data and apply advance forecasting techniques is also prerequisite.
In addition, the ideal candidate should alsopossess:
7-10 years of strong hands on experience in configuring and supporting process design in SAP technologies of SCM DP, SCM SNP, CTM, PPDS, GATP/AATP SAP SCM BI is must.
Other BI technologies such as MicroStrategy or HIVE Spark and other Hadoop based technologies is a plus.
Have implemented at least 2 end to end project of Advance planning using applications such as APO/SCM/IBP including demand sensing and or similar multivariate forecasting using standard demand planning/management solution.
Knowledge of other advance planning Configuration, Master Data, and transaction processing in SNP, CTM, SCM, PPDS and AATP/GATP is must including standard interface such as CIF and/or CPI DS, SDI.
Strong hands on experience in SAP BI technology such as Data source creation, transformation rules, Info source and data transfer between multiple transactional system to BI systems. Knowledge of data transformation and achieving high through put integration is must.
Ability to communicate complex business / technical challenges in a simplified manner
Highly collaborative work style which includes working effectively across all organizational levels
Ability to collaborate, partner with external vendors and service providers to manage solution design and delivery
Working knowledge of HP ALM and Service Now familiarity is desirable and/or other ITIL tools.
Ability to work in both waterfall as well as Agile IT delivery methods are highly desirable.
Up to 25% Travel Required (both domestic and international ) post covid.
Education and Training
- An undergraduate or postgraduate degree in computer science, engineering, finance, business management or a related field.
Becton, Dickinson and Company is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We do not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital or domestic or civil union status, familial status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetics, disability, military eligibility or veteran status.
Primary Work LocationUSA NJ - Franklin Lakes
Additional LocationsUSA CA - San Diego (BDB)
Work ShiftUS BD 1st Shift 8am-530pm (United States of America)
Becton, Dickinson and Company is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We do not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital or domestic or civil union status, familial status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetics, disability, military eligibility or veteran status, or any other protected status.