Job Title : ITS Architect - SHIFT Analytics IA and SCIScope : Worldwide, all businessesSupervisor : ITS Architect - SHIFT Analytics and UX Lead SHIFT PROGRAM and ITS FINANCESanofi is globally deploying its new back-office cross-functional system processes - covering Finance, SBS, Supply Chain and Trade across all GBUs - through the implementation of a Global ERP (SHIFT project) using SAP S4 / HANA technology.
This Transformation program aims at : Enabling Global Business Units (GBU) & Global Functions with AnalyticsCommon analytics by GBU and for Global functions to improve performance and cost managementTransversal data consolidation as well as more granular analysesCommon budget tools by GBUFacilitating a seamless integration of planning and actual data setting-up automation in reporting to enable Global Shared Services (SBS)Support SBS strategy by implementing an end-to-end approach (e.
g. P2P fully covered by integrated Group solutions from eBuy to AP Invoicing, T&E, etc.)Opportunity to consolidate new activities in Shared Services (e.
g. Master Data Management, Credit Management) and to develop global Shared Services organization models (e.g. T&E)Support reporting factoriesSimplifying processes and Sanofi users’ experienceState-of-the-art global systems ensuring an end-to-end process integration while providing a simplified user’s experienceMajor changes to reporting or processes handled centrally at onceOne source of truth on master data and a common automated internal control frameworkImproved integration or divestment capabilities through a standardized methodologyJOB SUMMARYThe ITS Architect - SHIFT Analytics IA and SCI for integrated ERP (iSHIFT) will be responsible for the solutioning, design, and implementation of the Analytics projects specifically focused on IA scope of iSHIFT program and other connected analytics systems with IA.
The solution portfolio for Analytics includes S / 4HANA, BW4 / HANA, Qlik Sense, Business Objects (Lumira, WebI and Analysis for Office), SAP Analytics Cloud and BODS.
S / he will act as a primary point of contact for IA business to identify high level business requirement. This person will manage the analytics projects from an end-to-end perspective including communication, solution design and implementation.
S / he will leverage the relationship with the ITS service and platform owner / s for each solution selected and capture requirements that map to these solutions.
For each solution, S / he will define the roles and responsibility between SHIFT team and the service owner. For SHIFT delivery, this person will define usage, governance, standards and guidelines.
During execution phase, S / he will put in place quality gate to ensure that implementation partner follow the defined rules.
Strong value realization skills, understanding the financial implications and ROI.Anticipate future demands of initiatives related to people, technology, budget and business within Analytics stream and design / implement solutions to meet these needs.
Lead cross-functional projects using advanced data modeling and analysis techniques to discover insights that will guide strategic decisions and uncover optimization opportunities.
Drive the implementation partner activities in analytics design, development, testing and deployments. S / he will work with solution architecture team on Project specifically for data and technology delivery needs.
collecting data from multiple systems on-premises and cloud-based.Strong project management experience, communication, presentation & leadership skills.
Strong problem solving, quantitative and analytical abilities. Manage E2E global analytics scope / delivery for their business streams.
MAIN DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIESIn the context of the SHIFT Project, the main duties of the ITS Architect - SHIFT Analytics IA and SCI are : DesignUnderstand the business requirements for IA reporting needs and define the list of solutions that will be required to meet these requirementsBuild, own and share decision tree to leverage right solution for a requirement with pros and consFor each solution, define SOPs and usage rulesDesign the project plan needed for implementation of the reporting solution for data that lie within and outside of SHIFT (S / 4HANA, BW4 / HANA & BI)Consider big data analytics where needed and the solutions around it working closely with the solution architecture teamEnsure the solution setup and level of services by liaising with the ITS Tech and Integration teamsImplementation and supportOrganize and execute Knowledge transfer to implementation / support partner on decision tree and norms / standardsSupport the development and delivery of reusable components that can be orchestrated togetherSet quality gates to ensure implementation partner is following agreed rules and SLAsREQUIREMENTSEducational backgroundMasters / Bachelors University degree10+ years of experience on Analytics and reporting technologies working on Global projectsProfessional ExperienceStrong experience and understanding (6+ years) of Data architecture and analytical solutions that include SAP and non-SAP solutionsStrong knowledge in analytics topics including predictive and prescriptive analyticsGood working experience in SAP BW4 / HANA and other Data warehouse platformsStrong project management experience, communication, presentation & leadership skillsKnowledge of SAP functional areas (specifically on SAP MM, SC, PP & PM) and leading projects with global scope around SAP manufacturing modulesExperience of SAP analytics full life cycle implementation projectsTrain and build teams by setting an example.
Foster a cooperative atmosphere among all membersDefining team goals and identifying strengths and areas of improvement always helping the team to growExperience of large programs in complex and international environmentExcellent communication, collaboration and delegation skills At ease with Microsoft Office tools, and in general with IS toolsMajor Skills And CompetenciesTeam player, service-orientedResults drivenAble to formalize solutionsStrong oral and written communication skillsAccountability and ReliabilityMAIN INTERACTIONSMain Interfaces / RelationshipsInternal : Functional and Business teams (Finance, Controlling, Sales, Supply chain, GRC, MDM), ITS service owner, ITS integration and infrastructure teamsExternal : Consulting firms#LI-EURAt Sanofi diversity and inclusion is foundational to how we operate and embedded in our Core Values.
We recognize to truly tap into the richness diversity brings we must lead with inclusion and have a workplace where those differences can thrive and be leveraged to empower the lives of our colleagues, patients and customers.
We respect and celebrate the diversity of our people, their backgrounds and experiences and provide equal opportunity for all.Full time