Supply Chain Transformation, Business Architect
Location:San Francisco, California, US
Area of InterestProject or Program Management
Technology InterestBig Data, Analytics, Networking
At Cisco Meraki, we know that technology can connect us, empower us, and drive us. By simplifying powerful technology we can free passionate people to focus on their mission. As the fastest-growing cloud-managed networking team in the world, our products, and technology architecture are changing the face of enterprise networking and making cloud-managed IT a reality.
The goal of Meraki’s Supply Chain is to build Agile, flexible, resilient, and balanced supply chains to improve customer experience. Our team has effectively navigated the growing complexity of global supply chains over the past few years, and we’ve continued to deliver record numbers. We are passionate about continuing to support Meraki’s record growth and redefining our supply chain to scale into the future.
Our team is looking to attract a Business Architect who will lead and drive new transformation initiatives and projects across Product Engineering, Sourcing, and Supply Chain.
Own the adoption and continuous improvement of transformation projects including but not limited to the Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) tool and its upstream/downstream integrations; EPR integration; Digital transformation; cloud migration etc.
Lead process automation and optimization, through crafting the new system architecture and capability, using internal/external resources to achieve the new design and driving adoption.
Be an incredible partner to internal & external collaborators when capturing, validating, and maintaining business process flows; and communicating changes and improvements.
Own and drive a roadmap of milestones and capabilities in your domain that progress the objectives of Supply Chain transformation
The ability to work fluidly across many teams, with expertise in motivating and encouraging others.
A guide in PLM, Supply Chain modules in ERP, and a deep understanding of how they impact business execution, implementation, and standard methodologies.
Experienced in business process automation through crafting new capabilities and systems and driving user adoption.
Outstandingly clear! You can distill complicated ideas into just the right number of words. You are an excellent listener and can pinpoint what compels an audience.
Experience to drive large-scope transformation projects from end to end optimally.
Able to work with teams in different time zones.
Able to travel up to 15% domestically and Internationally.
Master’s degree in Operations/Supply Chain/Industrial Engineering.
Have experience in manufacturing and understand the process of different manufacturing models.
Familiar with Cisco ERP tools and processes.
Program management experience.
Does this sound like you? We’d love to hear from you!!
We encourage you to drop us a line even if you don’t have all the points above. That’s a lot of different areas of responsibility! We will help you pick them up because we believe that great leaders come from a diverse set of backgrounds.
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