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Solution Architect SAP PP DS

  • Sunnyvale, CA, United States
  • Not Remote
  • Information Technology & Systems
  • JOB7635

Company Description

At Intuitive, we are united behind our mission: we believe that minimally invasive care is life-enhancing care. Through ingenuity and intelligent technology, we expand the potential of physicians to heal without constraints.
As a pioneer and market leader in robotic-assisted surgery, we strive to foster an inclusive and diverse team, committed to making a difference. For more than 25 years, we have worked with hospitals and care teams around the world to help solve some of healthcare's hardest challenges and advance what is possible.
Intuitive has been built by the efforts of great people from diverse backgrounds. We believe great ideas can come from anywhere. We strive to foster an inclusive culture built around diversity of thought and mutual respect. We lead with inclusion and empower our team members to do their best work as their most authentic selves.
Passionate people who want to make a difference drive our culture. Our team members are grounded in integrity, have a strong capacity to learn, the energy to get things done, and bring diverse, real world experiences to help us think in new ways. We actively invest in our team members to support their long-term growth so they can continue to advance our mission and achieve their highest potential.
Join a team committed to taking big leaps forward for a global community of healthcare professionals and their patients. Together, let's advance the world of minimally invasive care.

Job Description

Primary Function of Position

As a IT Solutions Architect, Advanced Planning, you will be accountable for driving the design, development, and integration of Production Planning solutions and associated applications.

Essential Job Duties

  • Provide leadership in functional design, implementation, and help of the Production Planning applications.
  • Perform deep data to translate complex business information to actionable system activities; recommend best practices; and present associated technical process components.
  • Operate as a credible IT thought principal for Supply Chain Planning business functions.
  • Work with key business stakeholders to evaluate requirements and assess impact of use cases, to ensure the solution will produce desired business outcomes.
  • Investigate, research and evaluate new applications and/or technologies and application integrations that will improve business productivity.
  • Identify gaps between current and future state of business processes and helps in prioritizing opportunities to improving processes through the usage of Business capability matrix (BCM)
  • Identify and participate in prioritization of business capabilities and act as a springboard for building mature and scalable processes.
  • Ensure that solutions designed by analysts are scalable and in sync with business needs.
  • Coaches other team members with design and thought leadership to achieve organizational goals.
  • Interact on a day-to-day basis with other analysts, business leadership, SME and IT team members to help business operations and drive change management.
  • Facilitate change management and transition to future state working with various stakeholders.

Qualifications

Required Skills and Experience:

  • Experience implementing Production Planning solutions (SAP PP/DS) in a medical device or high tech manufacturing industry is required.
  • Minimum 12+ years of Implementing Production Planning and other related planning solutions is required.
  • In depth experience  in SAP – Production Planning and Detail Scheduling capabilities - interactive production planning, Detailed scheduling, Pegging, Production Planning table, Planning board, constraint-based planning and multilevel scheduling and sequencing  is required.
  • In depth knowledge of business processes in the areas of Demand/Supply Planning, Capacity Planning, Distribution planning and Service planning are required.
  • Experience with E2E Supply Chain processes (e.g., Procurement, Manufacturing ,Logistics, Inventory Management) is desired.
  • Bachelor’s or master’s degree in engineering, information systems or related field, or equivalent work experience is required
  • Experience in medical device manufacturing or lifesciences industry is preferred.
  • Excellent communication skills to present complex ideas and concepts to technical and non-technical audiences.
  • Exceptional social skills; demonstrated ability to work collaboratively with a wide range of team members at all levels of the organization.

Required Education 

  • Minimum Bachelor’s degree in engineering or equivalent experience

Additional Information

Due to the nature of our business and the role, please note that Intuitive and/or your customer(s) may require that you show current proof of vaccination against certain diseases including COVID-19.  Details can vary by role.

Intuitive is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. We provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants and employees, and prohibit discrimination and harassment of any type, without regard to race, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, color, age, religion, protected veteran or disability status, genetic information or any other status protected under federal, state, or local applicable laws.

We will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records in accordance with fair chance laws.

We provide market-competitive compensation packages, inclusive of base pay, incentives, benefits, and equity. It would not be typical for someone to be hired at the top end of range for the role, as actual pay will be determined based on several factors, including experience, skills, and qualifications. The target salary ranges are listed.

Due to the nature of our business and the role, please note that Intuitive and/or your customer(s) may require that you show current proof of vaccination against certain diseases including COVID-19.  Details can vary by role.

Intuitive is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. We provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants and employees, and prohibit discrimination and harassment of any type, without regard to race, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, color, age, religion, protected veteran or disability status, genetic information or any other status protected under federal, state, or local applicable laws.

We will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records in accordance with fair chance laws.

Preference will be given to qualified candidates who do not reside, or plan to reside, in Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, Florida, Indiana, Iowa, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, Missouri, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, or Tennessee.

We provide market-competitive compensation packages, inclusive of base pay, incentives, benefits, and equity. It would not be typical for someone to be hired at the top end of range for the role, as actual pay will be determined based on several factors, including experience, skills, and qualifications. The target salary ranges are listed.

Base Salary Range Region 1: $167,700 USD - $241,300 USD
Base Salary Range Region 2: $142,500 USD - $205,100 USD
Shift: Day
Travel: 10% of the time
Workplace Type: Set Schedule - This job will be onsite weekly, the percentage of onsite work will be defined by the leader.

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