Solutions Architect - Blue Yonder - RBD

Position Summary:

The Solutions Architect's primary role is to transform business functional requirements into technical solutions on the Blue Yonder platform. The Solutions Architect will guide business and IT stakeholders in strategic planning to realize impactful business outcomes leveraging information technology and with an understanding of the company's strategic vision. The Solutions Architect is expected to perform analysis, design, development, and implementation of process and technology within the Blue Yonder suite of applications, while maintaining an understanding and high-level view of technology components to translate how business systems are impacted.

Position Responsibilities may include, but not limited to:

  • Lead project teams where applicable, fostering collaboration across all areas of IT and the business.

  • Provide technical expertise when evaluating and designing solutions, ensuring all components and subsystems impacted are properly addressed during business application build and deployment.

  • Oversee and provide technical analysis and design expertise during development of business applications.

  • Work with business users to ensure technical solution meets business requirements.

  • Create test cases and assist in technical and end-user testing. May be required to help deploy solution to businesses.

  • Provide technical leadership to the solution delivery process with solution architectures to drive key architecture decisions and ensure enterprise fit and sustainability.

  • Work directly with IT Service Center and businesses on support issues with high degree of responsiveness and resolution.

  • Act as a liaison to IT and the business, recommending improvements to both IT and business processes to reduce costs or enhance services where applicable.

  • Stay abreast of and assess technology trends; communicate relevant concepts and implications to the business and IT and leverage in guiding solution designs and moving IT strategies forward.

  • Develop, maintain, and enforce common conventions, standards, and technologies across the IT Team.

  • Lead the selection and design of application solutions needed to enable the business.

  • Other projects or duties as assigned.

Required Skills and Experience:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Management Information Systems or related field.

  • 6+ years' experience in Solutions or Systems Architecture.

  • 3+ years' experience in application and Blue Yonder product architecture.

  • Experience in various Blue Yonder modules (Demand, Fulfillment, S&OP, and Control Tower)

  • Experience in cloud computing (SaaS / PaaS / iPaaS).

  • Experience in DevOps and continuous integration and deployment process and tools.

  • Experience in data analysis, and strong understanding of integration best practices and patterns.

  • Experience in iterative and/or agile and/or scrum development.

  • Experience in solution architecture.

  • Strong understanding of information systems and business processes.

  • Strong analytical skills with system design and implementation experience.

  • Strong problem-solving skills.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills; ability to effectively communicate within IT and other departments, and influence decision makers.

  • Excellent time management, organization and prioritization skills.

  • Demonstrated interpersonal, teamwork and relationship building skills in order to work effectively and contribute to a team environment.

  • Self-motivated individual with possession of strong leadership skills and presence

  • Excellent ability to manage competing demands, changes or delays.

  • Ability to travel up to 15% of the time.

  • This position must pass a post-offer background and drug test.

Preferred Skills and Experience:

  • Experience in the beverage industry.

  • Experience in Mulesoft.

  • Experience in Snowflake.

  • Formal project management training and experience.

  • Able to interact with senior personnel both with in IT and other departments.

Physical Demands and Work Environment

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Due to the nature of our business in regard to such things as delivery schedules, order inputs, selection, and Department of Transportation Hours of Service, overtime, attendance and punctuality are essential job functions. Should an individual in this classification not be able to adhere to this requirement due to a disability, they should contact their Human Resources department to see what, if any, reasonable accommodation may be made.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, Reyes Holdings companies will recruit and select applicants for employment solely on the basis of their qualifications. Our Practices and Procedures, including those relating to wages, benefits, transfers, promotions, terminations and self-development opportunities, will be administered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation and gender identity, age, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status and all other classes protected by the Federal and State Government. Drug Free Employer.


Computer Systems Engineers/Architects


Bachelor's Degree


6 to 20+ years

Job type

Full time

Salary Range
$79,000.00 - 117,000.00
per Year
Salary range estimated by
Des Plaines, IL 60018, US
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