General information

Country
France
City
Rueil-Malmaison
Department
Development
Job ID
26874

Description & Requirements

Solution Architect ERP 


Île-de-France or Lyon, France


About Infor

Infor delivers end-to-end ERP and strategic edge applications that are integrated and delivered in a multi-tenant cloud. We believe that customers need industry-specific solutions and that one size does not fit all. We are proud to serve more than 68,000 companies worldwide. Infor is a standalone subsidiary of Koch Industries, Inc., with over $110 billion annual revenues.

Infor has been recognized for its leadership position among the cloud #ERP vendors: https://www.infor.com/news/infor-leader-2021-gartner-mq-cloud-erp

For more information visit www.infor.com


Position Summary

The Solution Architect is responsible for proposing Infor solutions that fit within the customer’s business environment and objectives and can address the customer’s business problems and exploit opportunities.

The Solution Architect is able to understand customer business drivers and the current IT environment.

The Solution Architect ensures solution feasibility and proposes a roadmap to realize the solution.

The Solution Architect is deployed operationally across multiple solution domains utilizing their broad knowledge of the Infor solution portfolio to identify the components required to construct the most appropriate solution for the customer.

The Solution Architect is typically engaged full time as part of the project delivery structure and has experience in Automotive and more industry segments such as Industrial Manufacturing, Aerospace, Défense, High Tech, Industrial Machinery, and Industrial Products.


Your Missions

General:

• Acts as an expert and evangelist in Infor Applications and Technology

• Maintains up to date product and technical knowledge of the Infor portfolio and roadmap for industry and/or horizontal solution set

• Knowledge of one or more Industry sectors and is able to present solutions in an Industry context.

• Ability to decompose large complex problems into manageable pieces allowing communication on both business and technical levels.

• Skilled at presenting to C-level audiences focusing on demonstrating the business value of solutions rather than technical detail.

• Knowledge and experience in the application of Infor architecture engagement processes and tools.

• Knowledge of the important standards for business processes, information models and architectural models generally applied in industry.

• Maintains awareness of IT Industry architecture frameworks and approaches.

• Maintains up to date knowledge of business drivers & typical customer needs within an industry.


Sales:

• Designs, develops, documents and delivers solution architectures that meet client needs.

• Leads architectural discussions with clients around proposed solutions.

• Determines solution approach identifies the critical path and defines an appropriate solution roadmap.

• Builds and maintains effective relationships with customers throughout the sales lifecycle.

• Ensures solution is practical and provides continuity in the implementation project.


Delivery:

• Acts as the primary point of ownership with responsibility for the functional solutions.

• Experience in delivery of complex cross-pillar solutions utilizing Infor products.

• Challenges requirements to take advantage of the value-added provided by Infor solutions.

• Manages changes to the solution architecture due to change requests.

• Ensures that the different solution pieces built by different teams are consistent.

• Actively ensures that design/development standards are upheld.


Key Requirements/Experience

• Fluent in French and English language is mandatory.

• Strong Previous experience in the Automotive Industry is a must.

Other District Manufacturing Industry would be a plus

•Experience in Configurator features within Automotive or discrete manufacturing is a plus.

• +15 years of Implementation experience across all business process areas of Warehousing, Logistics, Manufacturing, Planning, Customer Sales, Procurement, and maybe Finance

• Experience of several full project life-cycle implementations as Lead Consultant or Solution Architect.

• Conceptual knowledge of OAGi standards, workflow & integration methods & techniques

• It would be a plus if you have applied TOGAF concepts in a project environment. Able to deploy TOGAF Architecture Development Methods (ADM).

• Significant customer-facing consulting experience


Key Soft Skills

• Reliability and deadline-driven approach

• Strong organizational skills & time management skills

• Strong oral and written communication that effectively articulates complex ideas.

• Ability to work independently and as a part of a team but also self-motivated

• Team player with the ability to build strong peer and interpersonal relationships.

• Excellent problem solving and analytic skills.

• Willingness to travel nationally and throughout Europe


Our Values

We have a relentless commitment to a culture based on a business philosophy called Market Based Management® (MBM®):

  • Integrity
  • Stewardship
  • Principled Entrepreneurship
  • Transformation
  • Knowledge
  • Humility
  • Respect
  • Self- actualization


Infor employees have

• A sense of urgency

• A thirst for innovation

• A focus on results

• A sense of community

Please find further information here: http://www.infor.com/


If you recognize yourself in this description and are interested in joining us to build the future of our company, please apply and send your CV to valentine.matalonga@infor.com

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Due to the high volume of applications we receive, please consider your submission declined if you do not hear back from us in 4 weeks’ time.

Infor Values:

Our Guiding Principles set the standard for how we work with one another. They define who we are as an organization and guide everything we do. By applying the same shared values that unleash prosperity in free societies—such as value creation, integrity, responsibility, free speech, and toleration—we encourage one another to take initiative and to challenge the status quo.

 

We have a relentless commitment to a culture based on a business philosophy called Market Based Management® (MBM®). Informed by the principles that allow a free and open society to flourish, MBM® prepares individuals to innovate, improve, and transform while fostering a healthy, growing organization that creates long-term value for its clients and supporters and fulfillment for its employees.