- Information Technology
- Singapore - Singapore
The role will be responsible for leading the design of Dysons Integration landscape in respect of our manufacturing capability;
Integration Approach / Strategy – Definition of the architectural approach / strategy to an integration capability
Integration Tooling Implementation – provide the architectural input to the selection and implementation of a future state integration capability
Integration Governance – take a leading role in ensuring that we have a clear line of integration governance moving forwards that can ensure an enduring and sustainable integration landscape
Enterprise Level Alignment – Your role will need to work closely with Dyson’s wider Enterprise Function to ensure cross-tower alignment on our integration activities
The role will require interaction with external teams / contacts outside of IT to include;
Working with business stakeholders to understand business plans that might drive the architecture for the integration landscape.
Identification of options to address business and technical challenges and fill gaps between business strategy and application capabilities
Communicating design decisions to key stakeholders to ensure the architecture is understood, opportunities for improvement are identified and delivery of the correct solution is achieved
Working with third parties and partners to understand future trends, innovation and opportunities for the integration landscape.
Person specification / Core Competencies:
With experience in a similarly dynamic, international role and complex organisation, you’ll have a proven working knowledge of leading an IT function working as part of a global matrix managed team.
Strong business acumen.
Capable of managing expectations throughout the full service delivery cycle and sponsoring successful transformation to enable and drive real business change across multiple geographic domains.
Dynamic and enthusiastic personality, combining flexibility and creativity.
Ability to offer solutions to various I.T. related problems, at times when under pressure.
Self-motivated, dynamic and results-driven.
Inquisitive, proactive and innovative.
Ethical, personal integrity.
Willing to be flexible in tasks and activities taken on.
Thrives on change.
Sensitive to cultural differences across Dyson Worldwide.
Attention to detail without losing bigger picture.
Ability to deliver under pressure.
A proven track record of integration architecture is essential
Experience of the full software delivery lifecycle and complex heterogeneous systems environments.
With regards to the systems landscape experience of the following is essential;
Knowledge of integration platforms – Dell Boomi / Mulesoft / Informatica
Knowledge of integration methodologies / approaches
Understanding of security principles and policies ensuring these are applied to the design of solutions
Able to act as a liaison between technical, functional and support functions both on and offshore
Comfortable working in technical and non-technical environments and be able to traverse these with ease
Ability to stay informed of technological developments and understand their applicability to Dyson business problems and opportunities
Ability to identify technology, functionality and methods that could be of significant benefit to Dyson and drive those through into successful implementation.
Ability to translate business requirements into functional and technical requirements.
Ability to prioritize improvements based on the business benefit.
Ability to remain commercially aware, keeping this continually in mind when taking actions or making decisions. Being able to put the business first and make hard decisions.
Ability to group point solutions into a logically ordered roadmap of projects.
Attention to detail to ensure solutions delivered are to a high standard.
Ability to communicate effectively with business stakeholders on business needs and technical considerations.
Solid problem solving and troubleshooting skills.
Exposure to project management methodologies and change control standards.
Assertiveness and ability to challenge.
Ability to work and perform in a high pressure environment and deliver against promises and commitments
A self-starter who is resourceful, flexible and able to use initiative
Experience of team / performance management
Solid understanding of software design principles and languages
Knowledge of enterprise architecture frameworks and approaches e.g. TOGAF, UML
Working knowledge of national/International standards and best practices associated with IT Architecture
A strong desire to evolve the architecture and architecture practice at Dyson
A strong desire to stay informed of technological developments and understanding their applicability to Dyson business problems and opportunities
A strong grounding in general technical architecture to include hosting (On Premise & Cloud), storage and network