Danaher Corporation Solution Architect - Remote in Minneapolis, Minnesota
Esko, a Danaher company, is a global provider of integrated software and hardware solutions that digitize, automate, and connect the go-to-market process of consumer goods. Esko connects people, processes, and tools to meet the needs of global brands and the people who trust them. Esko customers bring consumer products to life with accuracy, efficiency, and speed. Packaging for 9 out of 10 major brands is produced by Esko customers today. Headquartered in Gent, Belgium, Esko employs 1800 people worldwide with a unique focus on the packaging.
Esko, Brand Solutions is a business unit within Esko and it helps its customers make the best packaging for billions of consumers. Our product portfolio supports and manages the packaging and print processes for consumer packaged goods (CPG) brands, pharma, life science, and retail customers.
Esko solutions are used in packaging management (WebCenter), asset management (MediaBeacon), artwork creation and 3D visualization (Studio), structural design (ArtiosCAD), prepress, workflow automation (Automation Engine), quality assurance, sample-making, palletization (CapePack), supply chain collaboration and/or the production of signage and displays.
The Esko family includes solutions from recent acquisitions including Enfocus, with its PDF quality control tools and automation solutions, MediaBeacon, with its digital asset management (DAM) solutions, and BLUE Software, with its SaaS label and artwork management applications.
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The SOLUTION ARCHITECT role offers a unique opportunity to contribute your talents and experience to a growing team. Every day will be different, working on a diverse range of projects, technologies, and customers ensuring that the design and implementation of a product are aligned with enterprise guidelines, standards, and validated approaches.
In this role, you will focus on customer use cases and processes, analysis workshops, business process optimizations, and building configured management systems and integrations using Esko software.
Critical Success Factors for the Ideal Candidate Profile are:
Able to prosper in a fast-paced environment that fosters change, creativity, and flexibility
You have effective communication and presentation skills both verbal and written
Technically well-grounded and have a hands-on demeanor
Confident in preparing and delivering customer technical demonstrations and facilitating workshops
Strong problem-solving skills and are able to lead complex business subjects.
We are looking for a professional who is:
Standout Colleague – relationship savvy people who intentionally make connections with both internal partners and external contacts.
Motivated and Driven – to focus and direct their energy and efforts towards achieving success
Doer – build dedication and trust through strong work ethics and a hardworking customer service demeanor
Strong Teammate who seeks feedback to continuously improve programs
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 computer science, general knowledge of software programming, development, and deployment practices
5 years' experience (or equivalent) in areas such as, but not limited to:
Business process or asset management technology solution architecture, ideally in a marketing 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 professional/specialist level)
Other technical services domains (e.g. application engineering, enterprise-level software installation)
Proficient in English, both written and spoken. Portuguese and Spanish are a plus. Additional languages appreciated.
Experience in Esko software (WebCenter, MediaBeacon, Automation Engine) along with experience in Packaging is considered a plus
Willingness to travel nationally and regionally approximately 40% of your time normally, with peaks of up to 70% 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.
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