Digital Solution Architect

Company Name: 
Category: 
Engineering
Status: 
Full-Time
Post Date:  
4/26/2018
Description: 

About Syngenta:

Syngenta is a leading agriculture company helping to improve global food security by enabling millions of farmers to make better use of available resources. Through world class science and innovative crop solutions, our 28,000 people in over 90 countries are working to transform how crops are grown.   We are committed to rescuing land from degradation, enhancing biodiversity and revitalizing rural communities.
 
About this Job:
  • Delivery of approved solution designs which are aligned with enterprise and system architecture and follow Syngenta standards, guidelines, and reference models
  • Ensure projects deliverables are developed in line with the solution design
  • To be an active member of a team who delivers architectural change through solutions and ensures the architecture of systems align with the architectural landscape
  • Engagement with networks both within Syngenta and external to Syngenta
  • Collaborate across Digital Development and Labs globally, supporting all Syngenta functions:
    • Architectural strategy
    • Architectural standards, guidelines, and best practices
    • Technologies
    • Service and support models
    • Project definitions, requirements, business process modeling and data modeling
    • Product enhancements and roadmaps
    • Bug fixing and change requests
  • Provide expert consultancy on:
    • Architectural topics
    • Scientific and IS domain knowledge
    • Opportunities for simplification and efficiency gains within the architecture
    • Impact analysis of changes to functional, information, technology, physical and security architecture
    • Evaluation of new technologies for their potential benefits
  • Problem-solving and analytical skills

 

 

Qualifications

 

  • University undergraduate and/or advanced degree in IT, Engineering, computer science, Finance, Sciences, MBA, or other relevant educational experience
  • Minimum of 5-10 years’ experience in working on information systems and/or information management processes associated with a commercial organization, with a strong focus on the design and development of IT systems
  • Experience in cross-functional/organizational agile teams, working across countries and cultures in order to achieve solutions
  • Awareness of key data and information handling techniques, data and other entity modeling approaches and the complexities of the data, information and knowledge field
     
    Additional Knowledge, Skills, Traits & Abilities:
     
  • A good understanding of seeds and crop protection business end-to-end in life science industry
  • A good understanding of the different types of processes and information handled by DDL and Commercials, the value that brings to Syngenta
  • A good, broad knowledge of the seeds business and especially its key challenges in information technologies and information management processes that are commonly used to support global seeds activities

 

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