The Senior Solutions Architect meets current and future business needs by designing, developing and implementing Information Technology strategies and solutions.
As a Senior Solutions Architect, you will primarily be responsible for cross functional projects with complex functional requirements capture, solutions architecture, system design and technical project management relating to Oracle E-business suite solutions as well as occasional custom development projects.
Primary job duties are:
Understand functional and technical requirements and articulate a matching solution architecture (including RFI/RFP),
Manage projects acting as a technical advisor to external parties such as clients and partners
Develops high-level architecture design documents to facilitate integration of in-house development project and/or vendor based application within the existing enterprise architecture.
Develops/Maintains "Best Practices" policies/procedures for the technical implementations
Develops detailed data models for logical and conceptual database designs. Applies data modeling techniques and enterprise data standards to highly complex business requirements.
Performs initial design, problem solving and reviews of software architecture that conforms with the strategic direction of Ricoh
Ensures financial targets are met by meeting budget goals and objectives.
Coaches, mentors, delegates and provides technical leadership to developers to facilitate their development. Fosters high performing technical teams.
Coordinates cross-functional IT departments to resolve issues.
Obtain more effective overall operations by recommending best practice technical solutions.
Working with Project and Program Managers, ensures application developer and DBA resources and task durations are appropriately assigned.
Proposes changes to improve work and process flows and be a change catalyst. Constantly considers new ways of operating and actively leads appropriate sustainable change initiatives consistent with the IT strategy. Adapts priorities and actions to changing business situations.
Meets department and corporate goals by developing and communicating methodologies, standards and procedures related to the database and systems environment across the enterprise.
Other duties as assigned.
Bachelors or Masters Degree in Information technology or related field.
Minimum of 9 years of experience in Information Technology.
Requires a minimum of 7 years of experience with significant depth of knowledge in ERP/CRM /EAI and development methodologies. Includes understanding business drivers & requirements, ensuring integration & interoperability of disparate systems, identifying benefits and risks of emerging technologies, and developing migration paths and cost estimates.
Extensive understanding of design principles, data modeling and entity relationship. Has deep knowledge of service oriented architecture programming principles including but not limited to ERP systems.
Must be experienced with Oracle E-Business Suite.
Strong knowledge of more than one module within Oracle EBS including but not limited to: Financial, SCM, Sales Cloud, Quote.
Strong PL/SQL programming knowledge.
Ability to work with Onsite Offshore teams.
Have proven delivery and Oracle E-Biz systems implementation track record.
Ricoh Americas Corporation