Solution Architect, Retail Excellence

Created: 17-01-2020

Deadline: 16-02-2020

Category: IT

Location: Copenhagen, Denmark

Are you a technical wizard and want to optimise the use of IT tools for the world’s largest jewellery brand? Are you inspired to convert business demands into solution designs? We have the perfect opportunity for you! 

Job description and areas of responsibility:
Our IT landscape is being transformed, and therefore we are looking for a new Solution Architect for Retail Excellence to join our Global Consumer Technology department. As Solution Architect for Retail Excellence, you will primarily work with Microsoft Dynamics 365 Retail, which is our backbone for our stores in EMEA and already implemented in 9 markets and 600+ stores. You will help expand and maintain the template for our EMEA markets by, e.g. creating solution designs and working with IT and business stakeholders to ensure that we meet demand.

You will also participate in other critical projects across the organisation, varying in technical and functional areas. Responsibilities will also include liaising with our vendors to continuously improve solutions as well as analysing and documenting business processes.

Additionally, you will:

  • Ensure that we leverage both existing and new functionality in Microsoft Dynamics 365
  • Improve the ways in which we work with tools such as DevOps to manage dev/test
  • Work with business stakeholders to understand and capture demand
  • Convert business demands into solution designs

 

Your new team:
Pandora is a company with a big heart that takes great pride in treating our people well. You will be part of an exciting business area and work in an international hub of can-do spirited, passionate and performance-driven people. Consumer Technology has just started a transformation where we over the next 12-24 months will implement new ways of working to support the execution of the business strategy, enable operational excellence and build a data-driven organisation globally.

Our department consists of two teams, Product Management and Technology & Engineering. As part of the Technology & Engineering team, you will work closely together with a talented group of Data Engineers, Analysts, Solution Architects, and Delivery Managers. You will report directly to the Senior Manager of Solution Architecture.

 

What is needed to succeed:
We imagine that you have a university degree within Computer Science or Information Technology. You also have a strong understanding of the Retail or FMCG industry.

Further to the above, you have:

  • Minimum 6 years of experience with AX12/D365 as a functional consultant or solution architect
  • Worked within a global organisation providing IT support across business functions

 

Something about you:
You might be the person we are looking for if you are very structured in your work, able to cope with a high degree of complexity and changes without losing sight of the bigger picture. At the same time, you are entrepreneurial and like to think outside of the box to solve problems, learning from your failures. Within a team setting, you are collaborative and supportive, always cheering on others to continuously develop and learn and solving problems together. Finally, you are a confident communicator, not afraid to challenge the status quo and comfortable communicating with top-level management.

 

Additional information:
Application deadline: February 16, 2020
Expected start date: As soon as possible

This role is based in the Pandora Global Office in Copenhagen, Denmark. Candidates should be willing to travel up to 20 days per year.

Did we get your attention?
We hope you got all your questions answered and feel confident applying for this position, however if you have more questions regarding the position, please contact:

Simon Shott
Recruiter, Global Office HR
+44 77 47 84 88 15

If you see yourself in the position and would like to become a part of Pandora’s future PLEASE CLICK HERE TO APPLY. We look forward to hearing from you!

 We process applications on a continuous basis, which is why we encourage you to send your application as soon as possible. You can also read more about Pandora on our corporate site www.pandoragroup.com.

 

Icing on the cake
You will be working out of our beautiful Head Office in Copenhagen V, established in 2016 and designed to unite and inspire our teams. Besides our beautiful interior design we are also proud of our LEED Gold Certification for Energy and Environmental Design. This means that we use as few natural resources as possible and that we use them with respect. The result is a professional and dynamic space that is unique, comfortable and inspirational – and delivers a true Pandora experience to anyone who works here or comes to visit. 

 

About Pandora
Pandora designs, manufactures and markets hand-finished and contemporary jewellery made from high-quality materials at affordable prices. Pandora jewellery is sold in more than 100 countries on six continents through more than 7,500 points of sale, including more than 2,700 concept stores.

Founded in 1982 and headquartered in Copenhagen, Denmark, Pandora employs more than 26,000 people worldwide of whom more than 11,500 are located in Thailand, where the Company manufactures its jewellery. PANDORA is publicly listed on the Nasdaq Copenhagen stock exchange in Denmark. In 2018, Pandora’s total revenue was DKK 22.8 billion (approximately EUR 3.1 billion).