We are seeking world-class talent looking to build a career with the world’s largest home improvement retailer, operating more than 2,200 store locations in the U.S, Canada and Mexico. Specifically, your role in The Home Depot Canada will place you at the center of one of the top retailers in Canada that is experiencing an exciting growth trajectory.
You will work with IT teams and business partners to understand strategic initiatives as well as deliver leading-edge capabilities that support Home Depot Canada’s retail business. You will apply advanced problem-solving techniques and coordinate with other core team members to resolve system issues, maintain complex business logic and identify and implement innovative solutions.
The Architecture position focus is around modernizing supply chain management across the division in support of the world's largest home improvement retailer.
Strong understanding of supply chain principles .
High degree of analytical capability and strong ability to troubleshoot software issues.
Willingness and ability to partner with IT department on projects and troubleshooting.
Strong communication skills, both verbal and written.
Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work effectively with a wide range of individuals.
Ability to analyze and solve problems, perform complex tasks, and prioritize multiple projects.
Collaborate with business partners , Subject Matter Experts (SME) and other stakeholders to establish and document business requirements
Translate functional requirements into a technical solution that supports the e2e business process.
Develop project level solution architecture and system concepts
Participate in and facilitate architecture design reviews
Lead efforts to scope and estimate technical deliverables
Manage the Key Design Decision Process and Design Escalations
Collaborate closely with domain architects and other solution architects to ensure that the solution architecture aligns with technology and business capability roadmaps
Develop technical designs in partnership with the development team(s) that align with technology standards and architecture principles.
Perform software inspections and design reviews.
Ensure that technical and other non-functional requirements are designed into the end-to-end solution.
Mentor resources working on technical solution and act as the point person for cross-project technical issues/resolution
Ensure development is in line with the solution design
Oversee operational readiness and implementation strategy
Document technical debt and Identify opportunity to alleviate it
8+ years working in Information Technology, preferably with experience implementing large-scale complex ERP initiatives on a global / enterprise level
5+ years’ Supply Chain architecture experience at various industry levels, retail experience is an added plus.
A solid understanding of essential Supply Chain trends
A strong technical background and passionate about technology and technology trends.
Solid understanding of e2e business processes in the areas of Product Development, Planning, Order Management, Inbound Logistics, Distribution, Transportation, Outbound, Freight Orders, Dispatch, Warehouse management systems, Yard management, Replenishment, Inventory and other primary business functions.
Experience implementing packaged solutions that include ERPs (Oracle, SAP ECC , Warehousing (JDA, Manhattan), Master Data Management solutions and other best of breed package applications.
SAP functional and technical experience is added plus in this role.
An understating of different integration methodologies including ETL, EDI, asynchronous messaging and service-based integration patterns.
Knowledge of cloud platform experience (Amazon Web Services, Google Cloud, Microsoft Azure) is helpful.
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills as well as the ability to decompose complex problems and perform root cause analyses.
Proficient in modern web application framework such as Ruby on Rails, Spring MVC, or Node.js
Good working knowledge of Java frameworks desired
Proficient in designing and implementing RESTful web services
Proficient in writing SQL queries against a relational database
Good understanding of cloud computing platform and the associated automation patterns they provide
Knowledge in modern microservice-based architectures and methodologies
Proficient in successful application of design patterns
**Internal Candidates: Must fulfill minimum time-in-position (1 year) and performance management code requirements (M+, Meets Expectations and Consistently Demonstrates)