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Solution Architect – Real Time

Category: Product ID: 470


About the job

What’s The Role

  • Primarily an individual contributor but can be responsible for a small team. Main scope of work is to provide solution architecture development, consultancy and assurance to projects, making sure applications are well designed and conform to Shell standards and reference/segment architectures.
  • Translates the guidelines and standards into practice and solves common technical challenges and provides technical recommendations which have a perceptible impact on local business performance; actively drives the identification, development and implementation of new technologies and opportunities to optimize technology/IT systems. Contributes to the training and guidance of other professionals in the field. May represent the Company externally as a subject matter expert with suppliers, customers and external agencies. Empowered to make decisions on solutions within guidelines.
  • Applies TOE standards and raises step-outs if needed. Applies the standard architecture tools for creating and storing key architecture artefacts, fosters re-use.
  • Manages the relation with a customer base on senior levels of business leadership JG1/2.
  • Understands the IT Strategic Roadmap and applies within the context of their organizational assignment. Uses the related reference architectures and roadmaps for Cloud, Mobile, Integration, OpenSource, Big Data, etc.

What We Need From You

  • Total work experience 10-12 years.
  • At least 4- 5 years’ experience in Architectural Role.
  • TOGAF (or similar framework) certification and knowledge of Architectural Modelling (Archimate)- BiZZdesign tool.
  • Hands on experience configuring/ designing solutions based on OSI PI (Now Aveva).
  • Design solutions on the OSI Product suite to integrate Real Time data with Control Domain.
  • Excellent understanding of industry standards for interfacing Real Time Systems / Data Historians.
  • Knowledge of market standard products like OPC UA , OPC DA / HDA , Visualization and analysis tools.
  • A university degree, preferably in Information Technology, Information Management, Software Engineering, or related field
  • Excellent working knowledge of OSI PI systems, including functional and technical features as well as limitations of OSI PI Product suite . 
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Azure with respect to specifications , pricing and deployment .
  • Working knowledge of one or more market standards such as OPC UA , OPC DA and integrations with control systems (DCS/PLC)
  • Experience in implementing Security and Information Risk Controls for enterprise wide solutions

Soft Skills

  • Strong interpersonal, communication skills, both oral and written. Good “storytelling” capabilities.
  • Ability to drive change using influence and networking.
  • Experienced virtual team worker with ability to work across time, geographical, and cultural boundaries.
  • Exposure to business analysis skills.
  • Willingness to stay up to date with key developments in IT 
  • Delivery focused with pro-active/hands-on attitude.
  • Organized and methodical. Ability to initiate, plan and develop according to plan though coping with a level of uncertainty and risk. 
  • Rigorous, thorough and with an eye for detail.
  • Experience in a large industry IT organization is a plus.
  • Awareness of project delivery methodology.

Business Domain

  • Good understanding of manufacturing process, Asset Management System in general.
  • Desirable to also have good understanding of Analytics , Machine Learning as well as IoT and IioT.