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Analyst 5, Business Applications

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Location: Bangalore, KA, India 
Req ID: JR-0000041610


Analyst 5, Business Applications

Location: Bangalore India
Req ID: JR-0000041610

Western Digital®

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The Supply Chain Senior Solution Architect is responsible for architecting and designing comprehensive solution that meet complex functional requirements for the HDD central planning initiative.  He Performs hands-on solution design, solution architecture, architecture roadmap, prototyping, proof-of-concept, and development tasks as required for implementing i2/JDA supply chain planner solution for ongoing HDD central planning project. He actively participates as a leader of the delivery team in providing and ensuring optimal design solutions are understood and adopted. He/She is expected to lead and facilitate cross functional solution design discussions with Business Process Owners, solution architect, business analysts and developers. He works with Domain Architects (including Data, Infrastructure, Application  architects) to ensure that solution architecture aligns with system design guidelines and enterprise architecture standards.

Additional Job Description

•Responsible for creating optimized processes to support Inventory and Supply Chain planning activities
•Collaborates with cross functional teams to apply established and new analytical processes on diverse data sets to deduce insights and solve business/operational problems
•Transform requirements into detailed solution architecture deliverables for strategic initiatives within the assigned functional area.
•Define and incorporate non-functional and cross-functional requirements into proposed solutions.
•Develop a firm understanding of current business capabilities, application portfolios, operations and strategic goals
•Translate business needs and strategic objectives into technology solutions that drive key performance indicators
•Participate in business, data, application and infrastructure planning, providing insight into the future of the technology footprint within the assigned functional area.
•Evaluate new technologies and create proposals for their adoption based on business goals, investments, benefits and risks
•Perform hands-on work related to system configuration etc. Document business requirements, Business process flows, functional specs and solution designs.
•Coach, mentor and guide solution delivery and operations teams to effectively leverage the technology footprint.
•Build and maintain effective working relationships with business and technical leaders
•Ensure the stability and scalability of JDA SCM solution and its cross functional integration.
•Provide continued leadership and oversight in adhering and maturing IT processes

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