As a Solution Architect you will be responsible for;
Oversee Application Solution design work undertaken by the systems integrator ensuring that it will meet the programme and business requirements
Resolve solution design issues in collaboration with the systems integrator and solution architects.
Manage engagement with business, including full engagement on Business Processes and make sure they fit with the Solution Design.
Ensure provision of application environment(s) by working closely with the infrastructure workstream and external environment provider
Set up data tracking metrics and governance framework; allowing the programme to track progress of solution readiness and providing early alerts when plans are at risk of not being met
Provide weekly management level status updates
Ensure solution delivery plans are aligned with the overall Oracle Retail delivery plans, including various test phases, and that application solution quality, readiness and integrity are in place for a successful cutover
Experience working as a Solution Architecture Lead on a large scale transformation programme within the Retail sector
Track record of demonstrating a deep understanding of Store Processes and Systems, including Customer Facing, POS and Back Office
Outstanding relationship building and presentation skills, with experience of partnering with business and system integrators
Track record of a successful delivery of retail workstream within a complex transformation programme