Job Description :
Job Summary
Responsible for assessing, defining and championing the IT architecture strategies, principles, policies and standards in alignment with the IT strategy and governing their use; coordinates with project teams to create, document, assess and/or validate the application and infrastructure solution designs for specific systems.

Key Responsibilities
Responsible for the research, evaluation, and selection of application, technology, and infrastructure standards.
Leads the analysis of the technology environment to detect critical deficiencies and recommend solutions for improvement.
Creates project and technology roadmaps and define migration plans to mitigate the gaps between the current and future state.
Develops standards for the specific function or technology domain and defines design patterns and configurations that can be reused as building blocks for other solutions.
Leads and facilitates the creation of governing principles to manage change and guide solution decisions for the enterprise.
Maintain knowledge of emerging technology and software trends focused on driving comparative advantage for CMI.

Technical Skills:
Work with internal and external Oracle technical resources, and assist in managing technical and functional changes associated with Oracle EBS and ERP projects
Provide expertise to ensure realization of changes and enhancements to the implemented Oracle systems, and assisting with architecture needs of the Oracle E-Business Suite applications, components, extensions, integrations and reports.
Provide support for the overall solution design and configuration of Oracle E-Business Suite, how it interacts with other integrated systems, custom extensions and reports, integration components, reports and dashboards components.
Extensive experience on Oracle Applications R12
Knowledge on one or more - Master Planning & Production Scheduling, Supply Action Management, Aggregate Supply Planning, Sales & Operations Planning, Demand Planning etc.
Experience with Implementing EBS, solid knowledge of Sourcing and Procurement
Knowledge of one or more - Oracle Cost Management (CST), Oracle Inventory (INV), and Oracle Order Management (OM), Oracle Financials (AR, AP, GL, FA)

Additional Responsibilities:
Lead the solution architecture design on Cummins projects and programs
Support BUs by conveying industry trends, enterprise technology strategy and define technical solutions which meet the business requirement and deliver reference architecture as needed.
Design innovative solutions to business problems and enhancement requests, taking full account of existing system design constraints.
Conduct architecture impact analysis of identified changes by business and ensure optimal solution selection for business process improvements.
Work with enterprise architects, project teams, functional and technical analysts to design solution architecture that meets operational requirements and is scalable, easily maintained, secure and highly available.
Ensure solutions are production ready and meet the organization standards and partner with the project teams to oversee the implementation of the solution.
Work with other Architects and Project Teams to facilitate alignment among architecture decisions
Identify and share best-practice knowledge amongst the other Cummins Solutions architect community
Develop and produce Architecture artifacts, technical designs, strategy documents and other technical artifacts.
Facilitate and manage evaluations and proof of concept activities as subject matter expert.

Education, Licenses, Certifications
College, university, or equivalent degree in Information Technology, Business or a related subject required.