Dow Chemical Information Systems Architect Specialist in Saginaw, Michigan

The Dow Chemical Companyhas an exciting opportunity within Enterprise Data Management (EDM) for the role of Information Systems Architect Specialist for the Product and Material domain. This AS position will ensure the implementation of systems, applications and tools are in alignment with strategic technical roadmaps related to the Product and Material domain. The AS will have depth of expertise in the development and maintenance of ECC Material Master, Master Data Governance (MDG) tool and the Change Management Tool (CMT). This position is located in Saginaw, MI.

The AS Role will provide technical and configuration expertise in the following areas:

  • Provide Product and Material system, applications and work process support.

  • Collaborate with Lead Architect Specialist (LAS), Enterprise Architect and peer Architect Specialists to deliver system capabilities, new requirements, enhancements, issues and strategic direction.

  • Partner with EDM support teams to design solutions, perform configuration and deliver efficient and effective processes and tools.

  • Define requirements and manage development work.

  • Participate in projects, document deliverables and collaborate with business/workstream partners as well as EDM Support teams.

  • Create functional design specifications, test plans and user document for functional and technical completeness.

  • Ensure work integration across both technical and functional team for work process and systems development.

  • Provide technical expertise in the Support Escalation process.

Key Skills:

  • Lead Projects

  • Lead Teams

  • SAP Portfolio and Project Management (PPM)

  • SAP Workflow

  • Experience in ABAP and Programming

  • Participate in Global projects

  • Write functional design documents

  • Excellent verbal and written skills

  • Strong analytical knowledge and skills

  • Strong Data Content Expertise of how, when and where data is used in work processes and systems

  • Ability to work with diverse team members in different geographical locations

  • Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously

  • Ability to interact with Dow functions, expertise centers, businesses and internal EDM/DSS counterparts

  • SAP ECC/R3 skills

  • Applying development and testing methodology

  • Knowledge of Dow I/T Architecture

  • Knowledge of Configuration Migration processes

  • Ability to learn new processes and tools quickly

Required Qualifications:

  • A minimum of a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Manage Information Systems, or other Business related degree is required.

  • A minimum of 5 years of experience in Information Systems, Order to Cash, Quality, EH&S, or Supply Chain is required.

  • A minimum requirement for this U.S. based position is the ability to work legally in the United States. No visa sponsorship/support is available for this position, including for any type of U.S. permanent residency (green card) process.

  • About Dow *

Dow (NYSE: DOW) combines the power of science and technology to passionately innovate what is essential to human progress. The Company is driving innovations that extract value from material, polymer, chemical and biological science to help address many of the world's most challenging problems, such as the need for fresh food, safer and more sustainable transportation, clean water, energy efficiency, more durable infrastructure, and increasing agricultural productivity. Dow's integrated, market-driven portfolio delivers a broad range of technology-based products and solutions to customers in 175 countries and in high-growth sectors such as packaging, infrastructure, transportation, consumer care, electronics, and agriculture. In 2016, Dow had annual sales of $48 billion and employed approximately 56,000 people worldwide. The Company's more than 7,000 product families are manufactured at 189 sites in 34 countries across the globe. References to "Dow" or the "Company" mean The Dow Chemical Company and its consolidated subsidiaries unless otherwise expressly noted. More information about Dow can be found at www.dow.com .

Dow Offers:

  • Competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits

  • An annual variable pay program that rewards team and individual performance while sharing success across the company

  • Employee stock ownership - and the commitment to long-term success that it brings

  • On-going learning opportunities within a diverse, inclusive and rewarding work environment

  • Career experiences that can span different Dow businesses and functions with opportunities for personal and professional growth

  • The chance to work within a global company and interact with colleagues from around the world

  • Opportunities that spark your imagination and ignite your passion to help others

  • Dow is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

As part of our dedication to the diversity of our workforce, Dow is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity without regard for race, color, national origin, ethnicity, gender, protected veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or religion. We are also committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in our job application procedures. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, you may contact us at http://www.dow.com/en-us/contact-us , you may call us at 1 800-523-3945 and select Option 1, or send a facsimile request to 1 989-636-3674.

Title:

Information Systems Architect Specialist

Location:

Michigan-Saginaw

Requisition ID:

1703700