The position supports NetSuite ERP engagements and prospective engagements. The candidate will serve as a subject matter expert to clients, prospects and partners to assist them in optimizing their use of NetSuite to successfully define, build and deploy. The Solution Architect is a highly-visible, client facing role. The candidate must be a seasoned architect who comes with extensive experience in application software architecture, and implementation of internet scale applications in fast-paced environments, using cloud computing technologies. The Solution Architect is responsible for defining the technologies required to support the business objectives of client projects. This includes identifying complementary vendors, determining make vs. buy options for functional gaps, defining integration strategies, understanding infrastructure requirements and leading teams in the delivery of solutions for clients in various industries.
In addition to working on billable client engagements, the Solution Architect will also assist as needed on pre-sales opportunities such as RFP responses, proposal delivery, architecture assessments and technical qualifications.
Experience designing overall NetSuite ERP solution including complementary vendors and integrations based on business requirements and impact on boundary systems
Facilitate design workshops with Client and Consulting team(s)
Lead application demonstration sessions, and evaluate fit of solution choices
Provide Client facing analysis and documentation for critical business decisions
Lead the translation of the client's business goals, objectives, and requirements into systems design
Liaison with NetSuite and complementary vendors for issues, package provisioning and performance concerns
Lead cross-functional, cross-technology solution design discussions
Review and/or develop functional design documents to ensure completeness and feasibility with the overall ERP solution
Review and/or develop functional specifications to ensure functional feasibility and alignment with the overall ERP solution
Facilitate communication between onshore and offshore teams to ensure configuration and development activities meet the solution requirements
Assist with application configuration choices and decisions
Design architecture for scalability, high-availability, performance, flexibility, operational efficiency, security and maintainability
Offer implementation options for new system features that enable strategic business capabilities
Use technology as a key competitive advantage by evaluating and implementing technical innovations
Define solution footprint for prospects, either as part of proposal response or on-site discovery or other working sessions
Work with project managers to ensure accurate scoping timely delivery of projects—estimate time frames, quality and quantity of resources required to successfully implement project; develop project plan incorporating all project variables including risk
Act as a mentor to Leads and Analysts
Candidates should be flexible / willing to work across this delivery landscape which includes and not limited to Agile Applications Development, Support and Deployment.
Applicants for employment in the US must have valid work authorization that does not now and/or will not in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the US by Capgemini.
Project Managers take full responsibility for managing a project or program. They normally manage a number of related streams or activities to achieve a desired business result, planned profitability levels, quality standards and highest-level client satisfaction. Project Managers are responsible for the project plan, budget, structure, schedule and staffing requirements for the delivery organization. A Project Manager usually has technical expertise in one or more other domains (e.g. a Project Manager with testing skills could perform a test manager function).
Required Skills and Experience:
You are responsible for leading either a large project or a definable segment of a very large and complex project. Clients may be external or internal. You are responsible for the translation of the client's complex business requirements into formal agreements. For these, you establish specific solutions, applications or processes which ultimately culminate in customer acceptance of the results. This includes working with client team members and executives to identify business requirements and subsequently working with, and leading others, in the initiating, planning, controlling, executing and closing the client's solution. You are responsible for a wide range of process activities beginning with the request for proposal through development, and final delivery.
- Qualification: 12+ years, Bachelor's Degree
- Certification: Manages engagements with complexity on EM level 1 or higher. Is, if possible, certified on this level.
- Should be experienced in Negotiation, Vendor Management, Risk Management, Project Financials, KPI & Reporting
- Should have progression skills in Quality Management
Capgemini is an Equal Opportunity Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, gender identity/expression, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, genetics, veteran status, marital status or any other characteristic protected by law.
This is a general description of the Duties, Responsibilities and Qualifications required for this position. Physical, mental, sensory or environmental demands may be referenced in an attempt to communicate the manner in which this position traditionally is performed. Whenever necessary to provide individuals with disabilities an equal employment opportunity, Capgemini will consider reasonable accommodations that might involve varying job requirements and/or changing the way this job is performed, provided that such accommodations do not pose an undue hardship.
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