Enterprise Architect
Novelis Corporation

Atlanta, Georgia


Position Overview

Novelis is seeking an Enterprise Architect who will serve as a technology professional and expert, designing solutions that align with the strategic architecture and roadmap for manufacturing and supply chain products. This includes global process, application and solutions that include ERP, Production Planning, Manufacturing Execution, Materials Management and other shop floor systems. In support of the global and regional business relationship managers or key leaders, this role will architect solutions that connect business process information networks (i.e., ERP, APO, Logistics Systems) through the operations information network (i.e., MES, LIMS, WMS) to the automation network / level 2 systems (i.e., SCADA, Historian). Additionally, this role will support cross-functional teams by providing technical strategy, reference architectures, solution design, interfaces and data flows. The candidate should be familiar with supply chain, business models, key functions, processes, and manufacturing environments, as well as how they are impacted by digitization and emerging technologies.
Responsibilities & Qualifications

Responsibilities:

  • Support business partners to build service and tool portfolios to drive business growth in manufacturing and automation
  • Create the technical strategy and IT reference architectures to guide the successful design, implementation and operations of IT solutions
  • Partner and create the IT roadmap for investments to unlock value in the supply chain and manufacturing areas
  • Research and identify emerging technologies or trends to create value for the supply chain and manufacturing environment
  • Demonstrate how digitization and emerging technologies/techniques can create value
  • Design and integration knowledge of key technology areas using knowledge of manufacturing business designs, business models, functions, processes, and job roles in manufacturing environments
  • Understand the current and define the future architectures for the integration of MES solutions with ERP software and plant automation equipment
  • Working with key stakeholders, business relationship managers and project managers, follow the IT methodology, identify time and resources needed to deliver the solution while identifying risks, issues and mitigation strategies
  • Collaborate with other architects and subject matter experts to ensure the team has an optimal design
  • Lead architecture reviews aligned with specific tollgates to seek approval
  • Identify new standards and deviations when needed and present to the Architecture Review Board after a thorough review of the existing portfolio of applications and services
  • Ensure the solution meets the documented requirements of the business achieving the defined key success criteria or cost savings
  • Review viability of new solutions to adhere to existing principles and reference architectures to ensure solutions perform well, are secure and optimize cost
  • Create and implement all things (IT) architecture - tools, frameworks, standards, processes, implementation and governance
  • Experience of common application and cloud development environments, with an understanding of infrastructure capabilities and constraints
  • Identify application candidates for IT rationalization to reduce technical debt, security risk or operational obsolescence

Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree in IT, Business, Computer Science, or related field; MBA or other advanced degree preferred
  • 10+ years of relevant ERP, MES and/or shop floor automation experience integrating systems
  • 3-5 years of enterprise architecture experience focused on supply chain and manufacturing solutions
  • Contextual knowledge of the business and processes supporting Manufacturing Execution and experience coordinating or executing design changes to improve business operations and enhance overall solution quality
  • Demonstrated use of architecture principles and practices when making decisions
  • Experience designing solutions and creating associated work products
  • Ability to create detailed documents and present to steering committee or key stakeholders
  • Experience with technologies and industry trends in Smart Manufacturing, Industry 4.0 and Industrial IoT
  • Knowledge of complex technology, methodology, and full life-cycle development in an agile environment preferred
  • In-depth knowledge of strategic, tactical and operational business requirements
  • Ability to conceptualize and develop alternative solution approaches, articulating the benefits and trade-offs of each solution
  • Investigate and understand industry trends and emerging technologies, and plan for adoption where appropriate
  • Demonstrate leadership and influence key stakeholders to drive alignment and support
  • Strategic thinking with the ability to design, implement, and execute ideas
  • Collaborative working style with the ability to build relationships across multiple functions and geographies
  • Results-oriented approach with an ability to drive change
  • Project management experience and/or certifications; scaled SAFe knowledge and/or certifications preferred
Location Profile

Novelis' Global Corporate Headquarters is located in the Buckhead neighborhood of Atlanta Georgia and employs approximately 250 people. It is co-located with Novelis' North America regional office which employs approximately 225 people. Supporting its 24 operations worldwide Novelis' corporate office is home to the executive leadership team and global functions that support the automotive beverage can and high-end specialties value streams. The City of Atlanta provides a diverse and family-friendly place to live with countless museums cultural organizations and educational institutions including the Georgia Aquarium Woodruff Arts Center CNN Center Georgia Tech and Mercedes-Benz Stadium. In the Atlanta area Novelis has strong community partnerships with Atlanta Habitat for Humanity GeorgiaFIRST and Agape Youth and Family Center in addition to many local museums and community groups. Novelis recognizes its talented and diverse workforce as a key competitive advantage. Novelis provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants. All terms and conditions of employment at Novelis including recruiting hiring placement promotion termination layoffs recalls transfers leaves of absence compensation and training are without regard to race color religion age sex national origin disability status genetics protected veteran status sexual orientation gender identity or expression or any other characteristic protected by federal provincial or local laws. Novelis recognizes its talented and diverse workforce as a key competitive advantage. Novelis provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants.All terms and conditions of employment at Novelis including recruiting hiring placement promotion termination layoffs recalls transfers leaves of absence compensation and training are without regard to race color religion age sex national origin disability status genetics protected veteran status sexual orientation gender identity or expression or any other characteristic protected by federal provincial or local laws.


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