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Kraft Heinz

Associate Director IT-Architecture Kraft Heinz
Chicago, IL

Kraft Heinz manufactures and markets food and beverage products.

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Job Description

Kraft Heinz, the company

As one of the world's largest food and beverage companies, we are proud to spark joy around mealtimes with a global portfolio of more than 200 brands. Some are iconic master brands like Heinz, Kraft and Planters. Others are fast growing new sensations that defy status quo like DEVOUR and Primal Kitchen. No matter the brand, we are united under one vision: To Be the Best Food Company, Growing a Better World. Bringing this vision to life are our 36,000+ teammates around the world, making food people love. Together, we help provide meals to those in need through our global partnership and commitment with Rise Against Hunger. And we also stand committed to sustainability, and the health of our planet and its people.Every day, we are transforming the food industry with bold thinking and unprecedented results. If you're passionate like us -- and ready to create the future, build on storied legacy, and participate as a conscientious global citizen -- there's one thing to do: join us.

Our culture of Ownership, Meritocracy and Collaboration

We're not afraid to think differently. Embrace new ideas. Dream big. It all comes down to the way we empower our people to own their work. It's true: Our employees are our competitive advantage. As part of the Kraft Heinz family you're supported to grow and achieve. You're recognized and rewarded for outstanding performance at every level. You're given the opportunity to leave your mark and build legacies. But you won't do it alone. This is where our values and teamwork thrives and collaborative spirit fuels every day.

Job Description

Kraft Heinz, the company

As one of the world's largest food and beverage companies, we are proud to spark joy around mealtimes with a global portfolio of more than 200 brands. Some are iconic masterbrands like Heinz, Kraft and Planters. Others are fast growing new sensations that defy status quo like DEVOUR and Primal Kitchen. No matter the brand, we are united under one vision: To Be the Best Food Company, Growing a Better World. Bringing this vision to life are our 36,000+ teammates around the world, making food people love. Together, we help provide meals to those in need through our global partnership and commitment with Rise Against Hunger. And we also stand committed to sustainability, and the health of our planet and its people. Every day, we are transforming the food industry with bold thinking and unprecedented results. If you're passionate like us -- and ready to create the future, build on storied legacy, and participate as a conscientious global citizen -- there's one thing to do: join us.

Our culture of Ownership, Meritocracy and Collaboration

We're not afraid to think differently. Embrace new ideas. Dream big. It all comes down to the way we empower our people to own their work. It's true: Our employees are our competitive advantage. As part of the Kraft Heinz family you're supported to grow and achieve. You're recognized and rewarded for outstanding performance at every level. You're given the opportunity to leave your mark and build legacies. But you won't do it alone. This is where our values and teamwork thrives and collaborative spirit fuels every day.

The SAP & Analytics Enterprise Architect at Kraft Heinz will work with IT and business stakeholders to define global architecture strategy, vision, best practices and multi-year execution roadmap for future integration and growth. The architect will ensure that the future IT investment is aligned to the strategy and vision.

REQUIREMENTS

* Minimum of 10 years of experience within an Architecture domain - Analytics (Hadoop/Open Source platform, HANA, Business Objects, Tableau), SAP ECC/S4 and Middleware.
* Minimum of 5 years of management experience.
* Experience working with IT leadership to create technical strategies.
* Experience working directly with senior IT groups in an advisory role
* Applied knowledge of enterprise architecture frameworks, methods, and tools.
* Applied knowledge of enterprise application delivery mechanisms and requirements.
* Applied knowledge of enterprise licensing agreements.
* Extensive experience in large-scale (10,000+ users) organization to define SAP architecture and analytics strategy/roadmap
* Previous experience with BIG Data platform (Hadoop, HANA), SAP ECC, SAP S/4, MDG is a plus
* Previous experience to facilitates the architecture and process review board sessions is a plus
* Previous large-scale M&A experience
* Excellent time management, prioritization, communication, troubleshooting, and problem solving skills required.
* Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Business, Information Systems, or related discipline.

RESPONSIBILITIES

* Strategic ownership over the SAP ECC/S4, Analytics, Master Data and Middleware domain roadmap and globally accountable for the delivery of long term vision.
* Liaises with external analyst firms such as Gartner Group, Forrester, etc. Monitors relevant industry and technology trends, and applies to continuously improve solutions and business outcomes.
* Analyze business strategies and industry trends to recommend technology direction.
* Communicate with stakeholders at all levels to inform them of architecture strategies, roadmaps, and progress against vision.
* Lead, guide, mentor, and coach SAP and Analytics best practices, design standards, implementation strategies, and best practices.
* Create, develop, document, maintain, and socialize Architecture standards and principles throughout the organization.

Location(s)Chicago/Aon CenterEqual Opportunity Employer-minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity

About Kraft Heinz

Kraft Heinz manufactures and markets food and beverage products.

Headquarters
Size
39000 employees
Kraft Heinz

200 E Randolph St

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