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Full-Time

Solution Consultant

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

Junior, Mid, Senior

United States

Category
Consulting
Required Skills
Python
Management
R
SQL
Java
SAP Products
Operations Research
Requirements
  • 3-5 years of relevant experience in manufacturing, production planning, demand management industry role and/or business software consulting role
  • BS/MS/PhD in Industrial Engineering, Supply Chain, Operations Research, Computer Science, Statistics or a related field with an excellent academic record
  • Good background in Supply Chain engineering concepts and understanding of statistical forecasting, inventory management, MRP, scheduling, etc
  • Ability to learn a new application - Kinaxis RapidResponse®
  • Self-direction with ability to excel in a fast paced work environment
  • Work well in a team environment and have the ability to work effectively with people at all levels in an organization
  • Open to travel 75% on average and 100% occasionally and also can work effectively when working remotely from the client
  • Ability to communicate complex ideas effectively in English, both verbally and in writing
  • Excellent problem solving and critical thinking skills
  • Technical skills such as SQL, R, Java Script, Python, etc
  • Experience with manufacturing planning solutions such as Kinaxis, SAP, JDA, etc
Responsibilities
  • Participate in deep-dive customer business requirements discovery sessions and develop requirements specifications documentation
  • Support Solution Architect in providing creative solutions to complex business problems while maintaining best practices
  • Guide and mentor junior consultants on the project team during project
  • Learn Rapid Response software and perform solution configuration
  • Perform training of customer end users on the configured solution
  • Understand supply chain industry trends and benchmark customer against the same
  • Ensure the customer is obtaining the business benefits as captured in the business case
  • Support the validation and testing of the solution and capture user feedback
  • Support data management and data integration related activities
  • Any other reasonable project related tasks as assigned by the Project Manager

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

2%

1 year growth

8%

2 year growth

32%

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

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