LEGO Systems, Inc. Senior Solution Architect – Manufacturing & Supply Chain Technologies in Billund, Denmark

Senior Solution Architect – Manufacturing & Supply Chain Technologies

Location Denmark, Billund

Posted Date 06/28/2018

Job ID DK6400

Category Information Technology

Senior Solution Architect – Manufacturing & Supply Chain Technologies

Do you have solid IT architectural expertise within Manufacturing & Supply Chain, and are you looking for a unique opportunity to strategically influence and help shape how the LEGO Group enable Operations with Technology? If so, this is a great opportunity to combine IT, strategy, and leadership!

Join the Business Technology organisation

Manufacturing and Supply Chain Technologies (MST) within the Business Technology (IT) organization, are 100 dedicated LEGO® employees located in Czech Republic, Denmark, Hungary and Singapore. We deliver end to end services and digital solutions to enable efficient and excellent business processes. Together with the Off-Shore Development Centre in India, we deploy technology to enable LEGO Operations within the areas of Manufacturing Execution, Warehouse & Distribution, Quality & Materials, Engineering, Demand Planning and Supply Planning & Distribution.

As our new Solution Architect, you have a strong professional background that enable you to produce roadmaps, create and test prototypes, as well as produce innovative solutions that creates long-term value for the Manufacturing and Supply Chain area. Thus, this is a role where you will collaborate across functions and levels as you will be the direct link between IT, the business and our leadership team.

We inspire an agile mindset and relentlessly strive to work by agile methodologies. You will step into the global MST leadership team, consisting of twelve people. As part of the leadership team, you contribute significantly to setting direction and develop the global Manufacturing & Supply Chain Technologies organization to meet current and future challenges. You report to the Vice President of Manufacturing & Supply Chain Technologies.

Deliver technology that enable the business to win

Concepts like decoupling enterprise platforms with micro services, cloud first/mobile first and open system architectures are native to you. Your mindset is rooted in a digital approach to delivering value and you solve problems with an end-to-end approach. You go for simplicity in solutions and you are used to focus on minimal viable products that dramatically reduce the time from idea to business value delivered.

Solid technology understanding and technology leadership experience

We expect you:

• are curious and experimenting.

• have an academic degree in IT.

• have 5-10 years’ experience from a similar role, preferably in a global organization, with documented results.

• have a supreme, documented understanding of technology and agile methodologies.

• have solid experience, working with enterprise platforms like SAP, JDA, Siemens Teamcenter and digital platforms like Amazon Web Services and API management platforms.

• have formulated IT Strategies and roadmaps, including actual delivery of results and business outcomes.

• can easily translate technology lingo and create strong relations across business units which naturally makes you a trusted advisor and go-to-person.

• are comfortable engaging with senior leaders on corporate level.

• speak and write English fluently.

To succeed in this role, it is important that you are a team player with a strong degree of empathy while still being able to work autonomously. As a person, you are extrovert and build strong relationships with peers and stakeholders and create trust through open dialogue and by delivering results - on all levels of the organisation.

The position is based in Billund (Denmark) but for the right candidate it is also possible to be based in Singapore, Kladno (Czech Republic) or Nyíregyháza (Hungary). MST has a global span, so you should expect 20-35 travelling days per year.

Application & contact

Please send us your motivated application and your CV as soon as possible.

This position was posted 28-06-2018 and may be online up to ten weeks following this date.

We do not have application deadlines on any of our positions. We take candidates into the recruitment process continuously and close the position down once we have found the right candidate