Solutions Architect ERP Migration | Undutchables

Solutions Architect ERP Migration

Hilversum, reference 2020-00865

Company description

This international client is a well-known player in retail. This is a temporary position.
Please note: For this role it is not possible to work in a freelance capacity.

Job description

The department you will be working for is Global Technology. They create and deliver world class software for the consumer direct offense. They obsess about the consumer on all levels and strive to provide services which blend the digital and physical. They provide the knowledge and capability to scale their solutions around the globe. Global Technology is driving the growth areas of the company. Every consumer initiative they have involves technology.

This team needs a strong solutions architect to drive the retail ERP Migration to SAP to the finish line. The goal is to replace it with a hybrid of COTS and domain based APIs using Martin Fowler’s strangler fig pattern. This company has a highly distributed and complex technology environment.


To make it clear, we're not looking for just anyone. We're looking for someone special! Does this sound like you?

Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or other engineering discipline with a minimum 10 combined years of software engineering/architecture experience.
Experience with at least one cloud provider, know what the cloud is and what it isn’t
ERP knowledge
Master Data Management
Create conceptual diagrams, solution options documents, gain buy in from stakeholders and present the results
Ability to focus and document dependencies in large complex software systems
Analyze existing application IP (retail ERP) and document key functionalities (user stories) used at the company
Detail out intra application (module) dependencies within the customized application used at the company and detail out external systems (and interfaces) having data interchange / dependence with IP
Assist Program / Project Manager with logical sequencing of the program / project activities
Helping design & architect AWS based microservices as part of proposed future architecture
Fulfil Business Analyst role as defined in the DSDM Agile Project Management methodology (role requires technical + business interfacing between project team and solutions development team)
Demonstrated track record of leading within complex organizations requiring strong influence management skills - ability to work cooperatively at all levels in matrix environment
Strong facilitation skills and experience in managing senior stakeholder relationship, partnership and interactions
Exceptional collaboration, listening, written and verbal communication skills with ability to facilitate technology strategy, requirements and architecture conversations with all stakeholders (management, business users, and technology resources)
Self-starter with high motivation and passion who thrives in an ever-changing, fast-paced environment with the ability to adapt to change
Strong leadership, confidence, and influencing skills. High level of executive presence
Large enterprise experience including global experience with solution delivery
Proficiency in English
Island Pacific experience a huge plus

Working conditions

We offer a competitive package and a great work environment. This is a temporary role for around 5 months.

Good to know

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Recruiter contact

Lynn Braat, Undutchables Eindhoven
+31 (0)6 185 274 16
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