Solution Architect

March 18, 2024

  • Full Time
  • Gothenburg
  • considering candidates only who are inside Sweden and across Europe who are willing to relocate

We are looking for a Solution Architect. Solution Design & Architecture owns the design and optimization of our operational processes to achieve our goals, such as Improving efficiency, optimize costs, or enhancing customer experience. It paints the one picture of the future processes, and how they align to our company’s objectives, our needed digital landscape and our future capability needs.

Assignment Description
  • You will play a pivotal role in shaping the future of our business by designing and implementing comprehensive solutions that address unique challenges.
  • You will have the opportunity to work on exciting architectural topics, solutions and programs, collaborate with a team of passionate professionals, and make a meaningful and measurable impact.
  • The processes for which we now are looking for new Solution Design Architects are Supply to Line and Procurement.

Responsibilities

  • Architectural design: Develop a detailed architecture, models, and documentation that outline the structure of the solution and its connection and place in the overall process architecture.
  • Strategic roadmap: Develop and maintain the overall strategic roadmap for your process in close alignment with the Process Owner.
  • Solution Design: Create innovative, scalable and future-proof solutions that encompass various elements, such as technology, processes, people, data, and applications, while considering performance, security, and cost-effectiveness.
  • Analytics: Work closely together with our dedicated Data & Analytics team, using their insights to create gap closing solutions.
  • Requirements Analysis: Collaborate with Process owners and stakeholders to gather and analyze requirements, ensuring a deep understanding of their needs and objectives.
  • Integration: Oversee and design the integration of people, process, technology and data to ensure seamless interactions towards common targets and outcomes.
  • Stakeholder Communication: Act as a bridge between process, technical and transformational teams, translating complex concepts into clear and understandable language.
  • Innovation: Ensure solutions and architecture are future-proof by staying updated on what’s happening in the relevant industries. Act as the thought-leader for your process.
  • Technology and capability evaluation: Stay current with emerging technologies and evaluate their suitability for the solution.
  • Cost Management: Make cost-effective decisions regarding processes, hardware, software, and operational expenses in the solution design.
  • Compliance and Security: Ensure that solutions adhere to industry standards, regulations, and best practices, including data security and privacy requirements.
  • Collaboration: Work closely with cross-functional teams, including other architects, subject matter experts, developers, project managers, and business analysts.
  • Continuous Improvement: Participate in post-implementation evaluation and feedback processes to enhance future solutions and designs.

Technical Skills

  • Master’s degree in a Supply Chain Management or equivalent.
  • Proven experience as a Solution Design Architect or from a similar role.
  • Strong expertise and a deep understanding of either the Supply to Line processes or the Procurement processes. Experience from automotive industry is a plus, but not a pre-requisite.
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving abilities.
  • Knowledge of architectural frameworks (e.g., TOGAF, Zachman) is a plus.

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