Oracle Warehouse Management Functional Architect in Vilvoorde, Belgium
Warehouse Management Functional Architect
For our growing Supply Chain Consulting organisation, we are currently hiring a Solution Architect for Warehouse Management System Consulting projects across Europe.
Reports to Practice Manager and works as part of the EMEA SCM Consulting Team
Works across Oracle lines of business assisting with delivery, pre-sales & education
Works closely with EMEA country organisations, as required, with potentially extensive travel within the region
Works alongside Partners and other third party organizations as required
Interacts with and works alongside the Client team, at customer site as/when required
Works towards an utilisation/cost recovery target
Assisting with requirement definitions
Implementing WMS applications in line with an agreed proposal
Contributing to Solution design, including Prototype configuration, Solution documentation and Testing
Balancing the clients demands with protecting Oracle commercial interests
Working alongside Partner and other third party organisations as required
Developing and maintaining an up to date knowledge of relevant Oracle products and services
Training and knowledge transfer of application configuration details and sharing best practice within the practice and across lines of business
Acting as an expert in the specialist practice area
Listen to & understand clients requirements and translate into implementable solutions
Gain client acceptance of the defined solution
Maintain knowledge of Oracle’s current and future products/solutions offerings
Maintain Industry/business knowledge
Represent Oracle professionally to clients, partners and other third parties
Seasoned SCM professional with several years of experience in implementing WMS or SCM solutions on a functional level
Flexible to travel for projects across Europe
This is a multry-country posting: local language skills plus English would be required
Detailed Description and Job Requirements
As a recognized authority and leading contributor within their practice, this senior-level consulting position provides consistent high quality and innovative solution leadership to a project team. Leads the solution design and implementation aspects of engagement(s) ensuring high quality, integrated software solutions within constraints of time and budget.
Analyzes business needs to help ensure Oracle solution meets the customer’s objectives by combining industry best practices, product knowledge, and business acumen. Exercises judgment and business acumen in selecting methods and techniques to deliver functional and technical solutions on non-routine and very complex aspects of applications and technology installations. Provides direction and mentoring to project teams, and effectively influences customer leadership on key decisions. Supports the business development efforts by pursuing new opportunities and extensions. Collaborates with the consulting sales team by providing domain expertise. Resolves complex customer issues by recommending and implementing solutions. Demonstrates expertise in multiple business processes across two or more product families or ability to architect and design technology solutions encompassing multiple products and make decisions based on impact across the stack.
8-10 years of experience relevant to this position including 4 years of consulting experience. Prior team leadership or management experience preferred. Undergraduate degree or equivalent experience preferred. Product or technical expertise relevant to practice focus. Ability to communicate effectively. Ability to build rapport with team members and clients. Strong influencing and negotiation skills. Ability to travel as needed.
As part of Oracle's employment process candidates will be required to complete a pre-employment screening process, prior to an offer being made. This will involve identity and employment verification, salaryverification, professional references, education verification and professional qualifications and memberships (if applicable).
Other Locations: GB-GB, UK-Reading, GB-GB, UK-Solihull, IT-IT,Italy-Cinisello Balsamo, BE-BE,Belgium-Vilvoorde, FR-FR,France-COLOMBES Cedex, GB-GB, UK-London, IT-IT,Italy-Rome
Job Type: Regular Employee Hire