Kinaxis Solution Architects (RapidResponse) – Demand, Supply Planning
Yes, after Covid restrictions are lifted
Various Locations in US
3 to 6 months plus possible extension
Pros2Plan, a Spinnaker Management Company, has immediate openings for consultants with Kinaxis expertise.
Title: Kinaxis Solution Architects (RapidResponse) – Demand, Supply Planning
Location: Various Location throughout the US
Duration 3-6 months
Salary – Open, based off experience
Job responsibilities :
Serve as the chief planner/architect of Kinaxis RapidResponse implementations; ensure that the delivery architecture, capabilities and operations are consistent across the enterprise.
Participate in deep-dive customer business requirements discovery sessions and develop requirements specifications documentation
Working with customers for understanding requirements, providing solutions, transforming requirements
Configure the system to support business requirements, design / configure various resources like worksheets, Alerts, Metrics, scorecards, etc.
Perform Integration testing during System Integration Testing
Support User Acceptance Testing
Architecting Planning solutions using Rapid Response, MRP to achieve a defined business outcome, working with Interfaces, work flows and data management/data migration.
Works together with the functional team to drive the adoption of standard business practices.
In-depth knowledge of resources such as worksheets, Alerts, Metrics, scorecards, etc.
Knowledge of integrating Kinaxis with host ERP systems for both Inbound and Outbound Interfaces, work flows, Query development, preparation of detailed functional specifications for enhancements, layouts and reports etc.
The role requires interaction with clients in different time zones
The role may require flexibility to work in different shifts.
Minimum of 5 years of experience in implementation of different Kinaxis RapidResponse modules, including Supply Planning, Forecasting and Demand Planning, ATP, Aggregate Supply Planning, Capacity Planning, Attribute Based Planning, Sales & Operations Planning
Minimum of 2 years of relevant experience in manufacturing, production planning, demand management industry role and/or business software consulting role.
Designing solutions in RapidResponse
Hands on experience on Demand Planning, Statistical Forecasting, Consumption based planning, Re-order point planning, MRP, MPS, Long term Planning, Capacity planning and Production scheduling, Batch Management, Serial number management with discrete and Process industry.
Hands on experience on Supply Chain Planning Master Data Maintenance i.e Material Master, BOM, Work center, Routings, Vendor Master, Customer Master, Info records, source list, Schedule agreements, contracts etc.
Knowledge and experience of integration of Planning function with Mfg, Quality, Materials Management, Sales and Distribution, Sourcing, Logistics and Costing functions.
SAP MRP, PP, APO experience
A passion for working in customer facing roles and you have great interpersonal, communication, facilitation and presentation skills.
Kinaxis RapidResponse Author certification or Contributor Certification