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Principal Solution Architect - Logistics and Transportation Systems

Hyderabad, TG, TS, India  |  Information Technology  |  ID: REQ-9787


Job Location

Hyderabad (SAL) IN

Job Posting Title

Principal Solution Architect - Logistics and Transportation Systems

The Challenge

GE Appliances a Haier Company, is an equal opportunity employer, offering a great work environment, challenging career opportunities, professional training and competitive compensation. The Principal Solutions Architect – Logistics & Transportation Systems will partner with DT & business Leadership team to plan, design, deploy, execute & support post go-live support for Logistics & Transportation. This person will also drive the next level of Logistics & Transportation Systems capability and process visualization to allow business faster decisions. The role will primarily focus on Designing, Owning and driving key solutions in the Logistics & Transportation space but will ensure the other modules are optimally integrated. This role will also focus suggesting new functionalities/feature, mentoring/directing team to fix complex problems, reduce customizations dependency and improve overall experience, performance of system. Partnering with DT and Business Stakeholders, the person will ensure seamless execution & business continuity while launching new projects and future enhancements. The person will also make sure the solutions are scalable to support the 2X growth the business is targeting in Revenue. Partnering with other Track leads/Program Managers, will ensure seamless execution & business continuity. The Person will own providing key strategic direction to the DT Capabilities supporting Business operations.

What you will Do

Essential Duties & Responsibilities 

• Own & drive Logistics & Transportation Systems needs across business functions specifically in Oracle Transportation Management (OTM) • Partner with Business users/executives to build functionality and provide hypercare for ERP & Stabilization launces • Partner with Business Executives, users on various Logistics & Transportation Systems Simplification and Improvements programs from business to make their user experience seamless • The Person should be able to work with Enterprise Architect to achieve Work objectives and execute by coaching, reviewing and delegating work to other professionals • Drive and Lead Significant improvements on existing processes and practices. • Lead Fulfillment and Work across tracks (OM, OTM, Shipping, EDI…), the person should be able to exercise a High degree of influence over others outside the job function regarding policies, practices, and procedures. and ensure solutions are designed which will not impact the Customer Experience. • Be the DT Logistics & Transportation Systems Contact point working to ensure all the systems are effectively communicating and proper controls and checks have been put in place. • Ensure and upgrade key monitoring capabilities within the DT organization to support inventory control and high service levels. • Mentor, Coach and assist with providing training to end-users, Subordinates & New Resources in the Oracle Transportation Management and other Logistics & Transportation Systems modules. • Ensure Transportation Data Flows across systems seamlessly. Provide proper support to Core DT/Business teams to ensure smooth operations. • Should be able to validate solutions build by other team members and test it thoroughly before approving it • Play role in putting future strategy, work with our EA’s for module/functionality/features deployment across modules and reporting • Future thinking to simplify VCP footprints • Engage programs SME & project leaders • Manage Project/Task/Deliverables by/in JIRA/HPQC • Regular Communication with DT & Business leadership. Also, ensure Core DT & Business Leadership is updated regularly with Execution Status & Andon. • Work effectively with business, vendor/partners’ resources, and various DT teams such as Infrastructure, SOA, and DBAs. Raise red flags promptly. Assist in building consensus and resolving conflicts, if any.

What you need to Succeed

Minimum Qualifications 

• Bachelor/Master’s degree in supply chain/computer science • At least 7-8 years of relevant industry experience • At least 7 plus years of experience with Oracle Transportation Management implementation/support • Sound Oracle functional knowledge of Oracle modules – VCP, EBS and Warehouse Management • Sound knowledge of integrated suites with wing-to-wing flows • Sound knowledge of Project Management • At least experience of 2-3 project executions.

Preferred Qualifications 

• Strong business flow knowledge • Implementation experience and the ability to recommend business solutions • Strong influencing, interpersonal and relationship management skills • Proven analytical and problem resolution skills. • Quality and cost driven; experience in Six Sigma and lean • Proactive responsible individual, able to set own action plans with minimum management • Ability to influence and build consensus with other IT teams and leadership • Excellent oral and written communication skills • Exposure to the Service and Call center industry an added advantage.

GE Appliances is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.



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