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IS Architect Finance Solutions (m/f)

Date: Jun 16, 2017

Location: Berlin, BE, DE

IS Architect Finance Solutions (m/f)-TGIS-DEBQ01339079

Description

Bombardier Transportation, a global leader in rail technology, offers the broadest portfolio in the rail industry and delivers innovative products and services that set new standards in sustainable mobility. BOMBARDIER ECO4 technologies – built on the four cornerstones of energy, efficiency, economy and ecology – conserve energy, protect the environment and help to improve total train performance. Bombardier Transportation is headquartered in Berlin, Germany, and has a very diverse customer base with products or services in more than 60 countries. It has an installed base of over 100,000 vehicles worldwide.

We are currently looking to recruit for a IS Architect Finance Solutions (m/f)
at our location in Berlin

The Business Solutions & Services Architect Finance Solutions leads in the area of Finance, Treasury Management and Controlling the evolution and consolidation of Finance solutions and applications environment towards a consistent global Finance solution architecture in order to optimize the overall business performance and to support BT’s strategic goals.
He/ she designs, plans and directs the implementation of standardized solutions and services combining business context, business data and application components.
For this, the position holder will understand the business strategy, context and needs, the current Finance solution architecture and its elements as well as the data model and flow across processes and systems, including the interfaces with other functions; He / she will analyze industry and market trends and define solutions in close collaboration with other BT architecture domains.

YOUR TASKS

Leading the evolution of BT’s Finance solution architecture – 50%
• Dominates the architecture and design of standard IS solutions and services
• Drives the consolidation of BT’s Finance solution landscape
• Map Business requirements to as is and to be standard IS architecture
• Architect missing standard building blocks
• Responsible for design to ensure that the target applications, in a technical / application architecture, will meet functional requirements
• Prepares a solution vision or solution outline incl. those for specific bids or invitations to tender
• Produces solution outlines and migration paths that show the evolution of a system from baseline state to target state incl. roadmap and business service for BSS
• Document and maintain as is and to be IS landscape
• Define metrics to measure and demonstrate Architecture value

Ensure consistency of designed and implemented architecture – 30 %
• During the physical implementation of a logical architecture, or a detailed software architecture consult projects on architecture related topics
• Ensure that the designed solutions are implemented or if rework is needed changes fit to the standard architecture

Guide business in usage of our standard architecture – 10 %
• Consult the business on Architecture related questions
• Monitor that the standard architecture solutions and services are properly used to ensure data integrity and makes the business being more effective
• Interacts with business and IS Applications to improve services
• Leads the change in business process and solution usage to improve overall business performance

Drives decisions for a business case -10 %
• Understand and calculates benefits of new architecture solutions for the business case
• Support approval process for business case

LEARNINGS

• Deep understanding of BT and market Finance solution architecture, technical solutions and their capabilities
• Drive the identification and definition of BT’s Finance solution architecture standards and how to migrate towards
• Leading working groups to align towards standardization of Finance, Treasury Management and Controlling solution architecture
• Support make or buy decisions for Finance solution architecture elements
• Based on an excellent understanding of BT’s Finance solution architecture he / she will become an authority in this field
• Strong insight in BT’s organization by close collaboration with business constituents, other team members, project teams and staff in various IT functional areas
• By close interaction with architects of other domains you will gain deep insights to other BT architecture areas, like Engineering, ERP, Project Management and HR
• Direct interaction with senior executives in IT and business; actively involved in management of business stakeholders

Qualifications

• University Degree in Management, Computer Science or related study, or equivalent experience
• Typically minimum 10+ years of experience in large industry/ manufacturing environments, preferably in SAP, Sungard and SAP BO/BO and it’s technical configurations, technologies and processing environment
• Working experience: Architecture, Applications (Primavera, SAP, BI, Document Management), Infrastructure, or Business Relationship Management in the Division or Function
• Excellent background in large project business industries (engineer-to-order, plant building, shipbuilding etc.) with focus on Finance, Treasury Management, Controlling or IT solutions
• Outstanding knowledge of challenges and possibilities in managing large projects
• Finance, Treasury Management and Controlling systems and technologies, preferably SAP functionalities
• Strong understanding of the IT market on Finance, Treasury Management and Controlling solutions
• Strong SAP knowledge (10 years +) with experience in various implementation projects
• Ability to quickly comprehend the functions and capabilities of new technologies
• Experience working with different business process models and frameworks
• Strong leadership and people change management skills to drive and accompany architecture change
• Basic knowledge of financial models and budgeting
• Understanding of the political climate of the enterprise, and how to respond to political challenges
• Outstanding problem solving skills
• Ability to work under time pressure and to provide pro-active solutions
• Commitment to deliver high quality and timely results
• Content-wise responsibility for the evolution of BT’s strategic Finance Solution Architecture
• Strong interpersonal skills in areas such as team work, facilitation and negotiation
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills and the ability to communicate and influence appropriately at all levels of the organization
• Fluency in English; German, French would be beneficial
• Available and willing to travel (up to 30%)

Are you interested in starting an exciting career at Bombardier Transportation? If so, apply now at www.careers.bombardier.com and start your dynamic career today!

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Job: Data/System Architecture
Primary Location: DE-BE-Berlin
Organization: Transportation
Schedule: Full-time
Employee Status: Regular

Job Posting:
21.03.2017, 7:49:41 AM

Unposting Date
Ongoing


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