Solutions Architect - Supply Chain Planning

Posted 13 November 2023
Salary £600 - £700 per day
Job type Contract
Discipline ArchitectureTechnology
Contact NameChris Brown

Job description

Investigo's client as part of a large supply chain transformation programme are seeking an experienced solution Architect with experience in complex supply planning and forecasting implementation for a global business. You will be playing a pivotal role in the design of their end to end planning solution.


  • Providing consultancy to assist clients in defining their overall technology strategy, designs and delivery programmes

  • Whole-stack reference models and architectures across application, data and technical domains

  • Defining the Baseline and Target states alongside the migration steps from one to the other

  • Providing Security, compliance, governance and other key viewpoints to the client

  • Presenting and communicating with confidence to stakeholders up to C-Suite level and supporting them in setting their strategic direction.

  • Evaluating architecture options and making recommendations in the light of technical, delivery and commercial factors

  • Translating business and technical requirements into coherent, consistent and complete architecture designs

Key sills & Experience

  • Domain expertise in supply chain and planning is a must.

  • Experience working as an Solution architect as part of large transformation programmes

  • Strong stakeholder skills and experience working in developing a collaborative culture both within technology and the wider organisation.

  • Commercial awareness and negotiation

  • Robust analytical skills to interrogate and make sense of incomplete data from multiple sources Set yourself apart:

  • Story telling - the ability to articulate a clear value proposition behind your solutions