Job TitleSr Technical Architect (Supply Chain/Demand Planning)LocationVirtualOverview This senior technical role within JDA’s Professional Services team will have a focus on the Supply Chain Planning & Optimization Platform.
The Sr Technical Architect participates in all aspects of the technical deliverables within a program/project to architect software solutions that meet the customer’s business requirements and generate maximum value for customers.
They may work on multiple programs/projects simultaneously within one or more industry verticals, and/or may work on multiple applications.
The Sr Technical Architect provides direction to the on-site team on the technical design and definition and execution of related business process workflows that accompany the solution.
This is a virtual role with 75% travel required.Responsibilities Lead technical delivery for implementation projects for Supply Chain/Demand planning solutions based on JDA Platform.
This would include (but not limited to) the followingConduct technical planning & analysis sessions with clients and/or the project team to understand the functional and technical needs of the client and develop technical solutions to meet those needs.Provide a technical support to the project team; including environment setup, software installation, configuration, batch automation and integration, troubleshooting, system testing, performance tuning, quality assurance/design review etc.Provide inputs to PMs / Client partners for developing project plans and ensure delivery consistent with the project estimates provided.Lead a team of resources (JDA, Partner and Client resources) to ensure satisfactory completion of all technical deliveryProvide knowledge transfer / technical training on JDA solutions to partners and client resources as appropriate.Qualifications Ability to travel 75% of the time.Must be available to work on projects at various, unanticipated sites throughout the United States and Canada.9 years of customer-facing Technical Consulting experience7 years of technical hands on experience with either the JDA SCPO platform OR comparable supply chain planning software.Experience with participating in design sessions, resolving technical issues during various project phases.Database skills on Oracle RDBMS – PL/SQL and SQL scripting, basics of database administration, familiarity with tools and utilities for diagnosing performance related issues with Oracle databases.Thorough knowledge of Operating systems - Windows, Unix and Linux.
Strong scripting skills – Korn, Perl, Windows .Hands on experience with integration software tools such as Informatica, MuleSoft, or SAP BODS would be preferred.Development background with java is a plus.Proven experience conducting technical analysis sessions to understand the functional and technical needs of project requirements and the developed technical solutions to meet those needs.Experience facilitating/leading technical analysis and/or design workshops in support of desired to-be business requirements and then transferring the information gained into a written design document for group review and consensus.Ability to analyze and optimize components in order to take advantage of product specific databases and system configurations.Proven experience working in a temporary project role and participated to some degree in a solution implementation targeting specific project requirements as either a customer of JDA's or as a consultant providing services for customers.Ability to work with appropriate parties to effectively determine rough order of magnitude effort estimates.Our ValuesIf you want to know the heart of a company, take a look at their values.
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