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21/04 Charles Xavier
Principal Consultant at Aniaaz Consulting Private Limited

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Head - MES Application Engineering - FMCG (10-15 yrs)

Any Location Job Code: 1083662

We are looking for Head - MES Application Engineering for an MNC FMCG manufacturing company. Location can be any metros in India. The details can be found below:


The role will lead a group of world-class software engineers/IT professionals (Manufacturing Execution System engineers) to define, design and build best in class IT/OT platforms and data integrations. The role will be responsible for leading the team and developing the MES strategy for the Globe and its implementation.

- Develop the MES strategy for Globe

- Lead the team to design, upgrade and implement existing and new systems

- Serves as the single point of contact for all aspects of the program or project; system design ensures smooth execution and delivery.

- Develops, manages and reviews the status of projects and budgets, manages schedules and prepares communication reports.


Primary Responsibilities:

- Architect and lead the requirements, design, development, implementation and delivery of Manufacturing Execution System (MES) and system integration solutions

- Develop and manage secure, scalable, high performance and reliable data platforms

- Use analytics to provide insights and predict anomalies using time series data

- Design and develop ingestion pipelines and data cleaning/mining/analytics solutions

- Develop state of the art code -establish standards and best practices

- Develop detailed designs, implement, troubleshoot, and test MES solutions that meet organization requirements following Quality Management Standards

- Plan and organize the work of a project team, develop the implementation strategies for projects, act as a mentor for individuals within the group, and resolve issues within project teams

- Manage various MES and IT vendors as part of project or program definition and execution

- Conduct workshops to analyse user requirements to define functional requirements for MES solutions through client interviews and documentation analysis

- Develop and review system architectures, detailed designs, implement, troubleshoot and test Syncade MES solutions that meet client requirements following Quality Management Standards

- Develop documentation including the creation of test scripts required for validated facilities

- Develop and improve processes, procedures and tools used in the execution of projects

- Act as a liaison between the internal project team, internal management, sales and customer project teams and management

- Identifying and analysing business challenges, gathering requirements, enabling continuous improvement & to evaluate and transforming business processes

- Collaborate with business and development teams across the global enterprise to define functional requirements, high-level process and technical solutions

- Anticipate issues, implement solutions using good judgment regarding when and how to escalate issues

- Champion new initiatives and serve as a catalyst for change in project or process improvement

- Tailors communication style to different audiences, including senior-level management

- Define, prioritize and plan the projects that will need to be implemented, gaining alignment with all appropriate levels. Schedule and secure the resources and manage cross-functional teams to deliver to these projects.

- End to end responsibility for the execution, change management and success of projects

- Sought out as a resource for multiple business lines and serves as a consultant to affiliates and other stakeholders on enterprise project/program project plans and delivery

- Strategic problem solver on the team, identifying innovative solutions to project deadlocks and resolving issues and constraints through consensus and sound judgment.


- The role should be an Expert in modern data science and product analytics tools and techniques such as Python, R, Machine learning, C#; advanced statistics, IT/OT integration and data mining techniques.

- Relevant experience as an engineering manager delivering milestones that include - data cleaning, mining, analysis and Digital Twins or simulation model development

- Should have hand on experience on ASP.NET, C# .NET, jQuery, JavaScript, SQL, or VB.NET

- Experience with version control systems, preferably Team Foundation

- Strong knowledge of cybersecurity standards, industrial MES protocols, network and system architectures and test automation

- Strong problem-solving abilities and analytical skills

- Leads and manages complex programs

- Requires complete understanding of a broad application of techniques, theoretical principles and practices of the area of speciality

- Provides solutions to a wide range of difficult issues and independently develops approach to solutions

- Knowledge of automation systems such as PLCs is added advantage


- Qualification: Graduate/ Post-graduate in Engineering

- Experience: 10+ experience as a software engineer and Project delivery manager with 5+ years' experience in data science or manufacturing execution system or relevant field

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Maternity and Paternity Benefits

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