Danaher Corporation Senior Solution Architect / Consultant in Amersham, Bucks., United Kingdom
The SENIOR SOLUTION ARCHITECT / CONSULTANT role offers a unique opportunity to contribute your talents and experience to a growing team. Every day will be different, working with colleagues on a diverse range of external and internal projects, proposing thoughtful and appropriate solutions to complex challenges, and working with applicable customers to ensure best practices and solutions are aligned with enterprise guidelines, standards, and validated approaches to meet their business goals.
Critical Success Factors for the Ideal Candidate Profile are:
Ability to evaluate and recommend technology solutions based on business requirements and industry trends.
Ensures that solutions are scalable, secure, and reliable and assists the solutions are implemented according to the architecture design & best practices.
Excels in establishment and maintenance of professional relationships with clients and stakeholders
Technically well-grounded and have a hands-on demeanor with strong root-cause analysis and problem solving skills with several years of proven experience in service delivery
Excels in preparing and delivering technical customer demonstrations and facilitating workshops
Able to lead discussions of complex business processes and subjects to build optimized solutions
Must have industry process knowledge (CPG or Lifescience) or solution-driven with the experience of implementing high-impacting software solutions in customer environments
Project success mindset, able to identify and mitigate technical risks
Create and maintain documentation including process flow diagrams and business requirements.
Can provide technical leadership and mentorship to development teams
We are looking for a professional who is:
Leader - Actively and professionally builds trust and recalls experiences and best-in-class practices in order to advise customers on how to improve processes and performance
Subject Matter Expert – recognized as having the skills and knowledge to effectively solve complex problems, develop best practices, and create sustainable, innovative solutions
Customer Focused – able to articulate and balance the value of different solutions to solve business issues that deliver a robust, sustainable product within scope and budget
Standout Colleague – relationship savvy, intentionally makes connections with external contacts and actively drives cross-functional collaboration with internal partners and stakeholders
Perceptive and Proactive – recognizes when others need assistance, steps in to mentor, seeks and shares feedback to continuously improve programs, actively manages risks and scope creep, communicates project status and risks with appropriate parties
Detail Oriented – takes pride in authoring accurate, detailed documentation to support knowledge transfer and best practices
Motivated and Driven – to focus and direct their energy and efforts towards achieving success
Doer – builds dedication and trust through a strong work ethic and a hardworking customer service demeanor
Excellent listening skills and ability to understand and interpret business needs to define communication requirements for a variety of audiences
Your Education and/or Background Experience will include:
Bachelor or Master degree (or equivalent professional qualification)
Background in solution consulting or computer science, general knowledge of software programming, development, and deployment practices
10+ years' experience (or equivalent) in areas such as, but not limited to:
Business process or asset management technology solution architecture, ideally in a marketing, print, or packaging domain
Providing software and/or services to consumer goods, pharmaceutical, or retail customers
Software user training (e.g. workflow building, system configuration, system admin, developing key users up to a superuser / admin level)
Other technical services domains (e.g. application engineering, enterprise level software installation)
Proficient in English, both written and spoken. Additional languages, such as German, French appreciated.
Broad experience in Esko software (WebCenter, MediaBeacon, Automation Engine) along with experience in Packaging is highly desirable
Willingness to travel approximately 25-40% of your time normally, with higher peaks during busy periods
You will be part of a dynamic team in which there is a high focus on delivering results and
continuous improvement, but also where having fun and collaboration is very important.
It's a fast-paced environment, a consultative role, where you will get to partner with people to
achieve their strategic business goals.
You will work in a leading global company, with a Manager who cares about you, your strengths
and will help you to develop the best possible version of yourself.
At Danaher, your potential is amplified. Our culture of continuous improvement defines who we are, drives our success, and translates to a career without limits for our team of 65,000 intellectually curious associates. Listen to our voices: https://jobs.danaher.com/global/en/our-difference
Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law. The “EEO is the Law” poster is available here (http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf) .
When you join us, you’ll also be joining Danaher’s global organization, where 80,000 people wake up every day determined to help our customers win. As an associate, you’ll try new things, work hard, and advance your skills with guidance from dedicated leaders, all with the support of powerful Danaher Business System (https://www.danaher.com/how-we-work/danaher-business-system) tools and the stability of a tested organization.At Danaher, we value diversity and the existence of similarities and differences, both visible and not, found in our workforce, workplace and throughout the markets we serve. Our associates, customers and shareholders contribute unique and different perspectives as a result of these diverse attributes.If you’ve ever wondered what’s within you, there’s no better time to find out.