Digital Thread Parts Leader

03 Oct 2016
29 Nov 2016
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time

    I. Role/Overall objectives:

  • Lead Parts Digitization and transformation efforts into a combined Power Services Platform.
  • Lead Sales and Operations Planning digitization efforts for the Power business: Focus around rationalising the forecasting tools and process for the combined business
  • Envision multi-year VCP roadmap and support the business in the S&OP maturity curve
  • Evaluate disruptive technologies including advanced 3D printing technology to understand the feasibility and potential business models.

    II. Key Accountabilities/Execution:

  • Expert on Supply Chain Management principles and the implementation of those principles using ERP systems / Pillar applications.
  • Maintains functional peer relationships and detailed working knowledge of the assigned area's systems, organization, and business processes.
  • Responsible for translating high-level forecasting and planning business requirements into detailed functional specifications and managing requests for changes to the specifications.
  • Standardize PMx usage across legacy Alstom
  • - Parts ERP planning and kick off
  • - Drive legacy Alstom demand through expanded Legacy PGS fulfilment centres
  • - Global inventory visibility, ATP, and scenarios analysis
  • Project to evaluable advanced 3D printing technology to understand the feasibility and possible business models.
  • Provide functional support during the monthly Power S&OP business cycles
  • Engage in Power IT projects to implement new Oracle VCP functionality and applications


Education: Bachelor's Degree in Information Systems, Computer Science or Engineering

Experience / requirements:

• Strong experience in the field of Information Technology
• Familiar with major business applications & support methodologies
• Outstanding problem-solving skills
• Ability to translate technical information into terms understandable by non-IT savvy personnel

• Adept at interacting in both business and IT focused discussions
• Comfortable with being the Subject Matter Expert (SME)
• Periodic off-hours support for go-lives or major support issues
• Excellent written and oral communication skills

• Experienced working with Oracle Development & Support to address issues and enhancement requests
• Striong hands-on experience with Oracle VCP

• Familiarity with Oracle Strategic Network Optimization, Collaborative Planning, Production Scheduling, Global Order Promising, Rapid Planning

Desired Characteristics

• Experience in the engineering / services industry • Ability to interface and influence at all levels in the organization
• Flexibility to travel when needed
• Green Belt Certified
• Demonstrated ability to analyze and resolve problems
• Ability to document, plan, market, and execute programs
• Established project management skills

• Prior experience with Oracle APCC, ASCP, Demand Planning, Demantra Demand Management and Advanced Forecasting, Demantra Sales and Operations Planning and Inventory Optimization