Full-Time

Solution Architect

Remote

Posted on 7/19/2023

Kinaxis

Kinaxis

1,001-5,000 employees

End-to-end AI supply chain orchestration platform

AI & Machine Learning
Consumer Software
Industrial & Manufacturing

Senior, Expert

United States

Required Skills
Agile
Sales
Management
Java
SAP Products
JIRA
SCRUM
Confluence
Requirements
  • Multiple cycles of leading development teams in complex supply-chain solution design, development, and testing
  • 10 to 15 years of relevant experience in business software consulting and/or manufacturing and demand management
  • Experience in engaging and negotiating with C-level stake-holders
  • Detailed knowledge of functional supply chain solutions such as ERP/MRP, Sales and Operations Planning, Demand Planning, Aggregated Supply Planning, Order Fulfilment, Capacity Planning, Inventory Management, and managing planning activities with distributors and contract manufacturers
  • SAP ECC/APO implementation experience or other major ERP implementations
  • Understanding of the solution development life cycle, including business requirements definition, review of functional specifications, development of test plans, testing, user training, and deployment
  • Experience in electronics/high-tech manufacturing industries such as EMS, OEM hardware, etc. or experience in industrial, automotive, pharmaceutical, aerospace and defense industries
  • Experience working with relational databases and java script
  • A post-secondary degree in a related discipline
  • Lean Manufacturing training/experience
  • Experience with Jira and Confluence
  • Project management skills
  • Kinaxis RapidResponse certification in the role of Contributor, Author, or Admin
  • Previous experience with RapidResponse
  • Agile Scrum Master and/or Product Owner training/experience
Responsibilities
  • Provide creative solutions to complex business problems while maintaining best practices
  • Guide and mentor the consulting project team during project
  • Drive client participation in project design activities
  • Leading Deployment Workshops to help customers achieve immediate value from their investment
  • Facilitating business process design and development that leverages RapidResponse capabilities
  • Resolving complex data and analytic configurations to ensure that the solution is producing the expected results
  • Configure the RapidResponse interface according to our customers distinct needs as defined within the Agile user stories and blueprint designs
  • Working with our customers to develop a roadmap to solve multiple supply-chain problems leveraging the power of RapidResponse
  • Providing high levels of customer service whenever the opportunity arises
  • Work with Account Executives and Client Partners to articulate the value of RapidResponse and be able to discuss our implementation methodology/approach
  • Support the services sales opportunities as the solution and technical leader working with the Account Executives and Client Partners

Kinaxis offers an end-to-end supply chain orchestration platform that leverages AI, machine learning, and prescriptive automation for rapid decision-making. The platform's concurrent planning technique integrates human ingenuity with advanced technologies to enhance efficiency and reduce waste.

Company Stage

Series B

Total Funding

$148.4M

Headquarters

Ottawa, Canada

Founded

1984

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

4%

1 year growth

9%

2 year growth

39%

Benefits

Flexible vacation

Parental leave top-up

Company bonus plan

Employee Share Purchase Plan

Competitive pay

Work from home options if your role permits

Training & development opportunities

Health & wellness programs

Employee Assistance Program

Active social committee

Inclusion & diversity committee

INACTIVE