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01/06 HR
Talent Acquisition at Thoucentric Technology Private Limited

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Thoucentric - Solution Architect (8-12 yrs)

US/Overseas/International/Austin Job Code: 1104158

Job Description :

Thoucentric is a niche management consulting firm focused on helping organizations overcome business challenges, maximize growth & overall performance through effective problem solving; efficient people, process, and technology solutions; end to end execution and management.

We help clients with Business Consulting, Program & Project Management, Digital Transformation, Product Management, Process & Technology Solutioning and Execution including Analytics & Emerging Tech areas cutting across functional areas such as Supply Chain, Finance & HR, and Sales & Distribution. Our success stories lie with multiple flagship MNCs across the globe.

We are a group of seasoned professionals having diverse industry, solution and product experience thereby making us effective business liaisons. We are 400+ consultants strong coming with strong diverse backgrounds fueling our growth story in India and across four other global locations viz. US, UK, Netherlands, Singapore, and Australia.

We are looking for motivated, team-oriented, self-starter senior supply chain consultants working in the planning domain to join us in our exciting journey of building a business focused on the success of our clients. As part of our growth story, we expect individuals to contribute to areas besides their specific job description as well.

We have multiple openings in our Supply Chain planning practice, and we are hiring Supply Chain consultants who are currently working as Kinaxis Solution Architect or equivalent.

Role Description:

The role requires individuals to :

- Lead the Design of supply chain planning solutions using Kinaxis for Clients across various industries, sectors and geographies specifically in various areas of Supply Chain Planning (Demand & Supply Planning, S&OP, Distribution Planning, MRP, Inventory Planning, Replenishment Planning)

- Provide functional and primarily Kinaxis tool expertise on a project which generally consists of 360degree stakeholder management viz. consultants, subcontractors, remote global resources, and clients employees

- Support the clients in the selection, implementation, and adoption of supply chain solutions, ensuring that client/s requirements are met, and the tool delivers the desired result

- Be Actively involved in Gap Analysis and scope finalization meetings to finalize the Solutions Architecture and related deliverables

- Indulge in system architecture design, provide Inputs to Integration consultant, and guide the clients on technological best practices in the industry

- Support Solution Consultant and Project manager by providing technical guidance throughout the configuration, testing and release of supply chain planning solution

- Prepare detailed Use case for performance evaluation of Kinaxis based solution

- Provide guidance for Cutover and to Hypercare team on the Solutions design and configuration

- Contribute in building Kinaxis / Supply chain practice at Thoucentric and help grow the company by participating in pre-sales activities, building new solutions / offering that can strengthen Thoucentrics capabilities in Supply Chain space.

- Create reusable assets to help accelerate delivery of solutions


Required Skills:

- End to end understanding of Kinaxis Rapid Response tool, its data models and design to lead large projects as Solution architect

- Understanding of supply chain planning processes including demand planning, supply planning, S&OP, and inventory optimization

- Minimum 8 years total experience and at least one Kinaxis project implementation as a Solution Architect

- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to interact with internal and external stakeholders with a capacity to present, discuss and explain issues coherently and logically both in writing and verbally

- Hands-on experience to configure the supply chain product and customize the solution as per clients

- Ability to create business blueprint documents and validate design by conforming to best industry practice

- Good influencing and persuasion skills with the ability to enthuse and inspire multidisciplinary teams and build successful relationships at all levels

- Clear decision-making ability with the facility to judge complex situations and assess when to escalate issues

- Ability to balance conflicting and changing demands through prioritization and a pragmatic approach

Preferred Skills:

- Should have completed Kinaxis certifications viz. Contributor Level 1, Author Level 1 and 2, Automated Algorithms.

- Ability to analyze large amount of data: R, Python, SQL knowledge

- Functional and system architecture knowledge of SAP ECC, APO and/or IBP implementation

Benefits :

What is in it for You :

- Be part of the exciting Growth Story of Thoucentric!

- Work on projects that help you stay ahead of the curve. Awesome trajectory for self-starters!

- Challenging work environment ensuring constant learning curve and steep growth opportunities

- Be part of One Extended Family. We bond beyond work - sports, get-togethers, common interests etc. Work in a very enriching environment with Open Culture, Flat Organization and Excellent Peer Group

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Maternity and Paternity Benefits

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