Job ID R-433438 Date posted 06/13/2022 Apply

Manhattan WMS Solution Architect (US/Remote)

Job Description Summary

OPPORTUNITY SUMMARY
The role of Solution Architect, WMS Systems is to serve as the conduit for Technology & Global Services (TGS) core solutions to the business partner and logistics teams. This individual will lead functional design and solution delivery for WMS solutions, collaborate with a team of solution architects and analysts who have deep knowledge of Global Logistics technology platforms and processes. In addition, this individual will support Global Logistics programs at BD as the WMS lead, accountable for integrated technology delivery plan and execution, identifying opportunities and driving continuous improvement for technology delivery across TGS core areas of delivery. As part of the role, this individual will interface across TGS organization including but not limited to Business Partners, Platform & Engineering, Infrastructure and Technology Partner teams. This is a great opportunity for someone who is passionate about Logistics & Warehousing technology and process challenges and eager to apply their technical prowess and create impact.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES
Primary responsibilities will include:

• Responsible for WMS platform architecture, solution design supporting warehouse operations and projects.
• Provide functional design inputs and lead effort to develop business process design, functional specifications, and test planning efforts, work with different stakeholders to identify and address design gaps
• Support key components of the Project Governance model such as Issue tracking, Risk Management and Project Communication
• Support the definition of business and data requirements and support the development of functional specifications
• Support development of test strategy and identification of test scenarios
• Provide continuous analysis to recognize and highlight incremental improvement opportunities
• Support deploying software deliveries from Manhattan associates.
• Works closely with SI partner, Manhattan AMO team, Integration team, ERP team and business team to estimate project timelines and deliverables.
 Responsible for integrated technology delivery plan, which becomes an input to the overall project plan

QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE
The ideal candidate will have a combination of strategic and growth mindset, technology & process improvement experience, solution engineering skills and effective communication skills.
In addition, this person should also possess:
• 8 + years of working with Manhattan WMS
• Strong business analysis skills
• Understanding of supply chain, logistics and distribution functional concepts
• Strong communication and interpersonal skills
• Demonstrated end-to-end business process thinking
• Ability to facilitate solution discovery, blueprint outcomes and lead multiple improvement efforts keeping a service and customer-oriented mindset
• Skilled at working with domain experts in the fields of technology, data and analytics and business processes
• Experience working in a highly matrixed organization and in overcoming ambiguity
• Leading by example, mentoring, and motivating others all around you
• Deep analytical, evaluative, and problem-solving abilities
• Excellent judgment and decision-making
• Able to align and work with diverse global stakeholders
• Strong humility, listening, creativity, and negotiation skills
• Accept ownership and drive resolution


EDUCATION
Bachelor’s degree in IT, business or a related field is required. Master’s degree is a plus.

Job Description

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BD is one of the largest global medical technology companies in the world and is advancing the world of health by improving medical discovery, diagnostics and the delivery of care. We have over 65,000 employees and a presence in virtually every country around the world to address some of the most challenging global health issues.

OPPORTUNITY SUMMARY

The role of Solution Architect, WMS Systems is to serve as the conduit for Technology & Global Services (TGS) core solutions to the business partner and logistics teams. This individual will lead functional design and solution delivery for WMS solutions, collaborate with a team of solution architects and analysts who have deep knowledge of Global Logistics technology platforms and processes. In addition, this individual will support Global Logistics programs at BD as the WMS lead, accountable for integrated technology delivery plan and execution, finding opportunities and driving continuous improvement for technology delivery across TGS core areas of delivery. As part of the role, this individual will interface across TGS organization including but not limited to Business Partners, Platform & Engineering, Infrastructure and Technology Partner teams. This is a great opportunity for someone who is passionate about Logistics & Warehousing technology and process challenges and eager to apply their technical prowess and create impact. 

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

Primary responsibilities will include:

  • Responsible for WMS platform architecture, solution design supporting warehouse operations and projects.  

  • Provide functional design inputs and lead effort to develop business process design, functional specifications, and test planning efforts, work with different collaborators to identify and address design gaps

  • Support key components of the Project Governance model such as Issue tracking, Risk Management and Project Communication

  • Support the definition of business and data requirements and support the development of functional specifications

  • Support development of test strategy and identification of test scenarios

  • Provide continuous analysis to recognize and highlight incremental improvement opportunities

  • Support deploying software deliveries from Manhattan associates.

  • Works closely with SI partner, Manhattan AMO team, Integration team, ERP team and business team to estimate project timelines.

  • Responsible for integrated technology delivery plan, which becomes a recommendation to the overall project plan


QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE

The ideal candidate will have a combination of strategic and growth mindset, technology & process improvement experience, solution engineering skills and effective communication skills.

 In addition, this person should also possess:

  • 8 + years of working with Manhattan WMS

  • Strong business analysis skills

  • Understanding of supply chain, logistics and distribution functional concepts

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills

  • Demonstrated end-to-end business process thinking

  • Ability to facilitate solution discovery, blueprint outcomes and lead multiple improvement efforts keeping a service and customer focused mentality

  • Skilled at working with domain authorities in the fields of technology, data and analytics and business processes

  • Experience working in a highly matrixed organization and in overcoming ambiguity

  • Leading by example, mentoring, and inspiring others all around you

  • Deep analytical, evaluative, and problem-solving abilities

  • Excellent judgment and decision-making

  • Able to align and work with diverse global collaborators

  • Strong modesty, listening, creativity, and negotiation skills

  • Accept ownership and drive resolution

EDUCATION

  • Bachelor’s degree in IT, business or a related field is required. Master’s degree is a plus.

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You will learn and work alongside inspirational leaders and colleagues who are equally passionate and committed to fostering an inclusive, growth-centered, and rewarding culture. Our Total Rewards program — which includes competitive pay, benefits, continuous learning, recognition, career growth, and life balance components — is designed to support the varying needs of our diverse and global associates.

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