The Solution Engineer is responsible for capturing and converting (and support in writing) the business requirements into a standard solution design and an appropriate solution configuration within a specific technology, based on the E2E solution architecture according to agreed timelines and budgets.
He is also able to deliver, test & support the designed solution.
As a Optimisation / generation Solution Engineer with a focus on contractual and pricing platform and on Virtual Power Plant,you will :
Be in charge of one or more solution(s) within the domain,
Perform support and complex data analysis for the user,
Prepare (functional and technical) solution designs
Operating Environment :
EDF Luminus’ IT organization should accelerate its transition towards a more strategic business contribution role and step away from a predominating focus on the delivery of technology services.
IT within EDF Luminus needs to look forward on the next evolution, taking into account value, efficiency and effectiveness.
The priorities for IT :
1.Create a strong shared vision on future I.T
2.Increase Business & IT alignment
3.Increase the financial efficiency / Affordable IT
4.Keep the excellence in the "RUN" / delivery of technology services
5.Talent : Attract Retain, Foster & Nurture !
The domain Optimisation / Generation deals with a rather broad set of business users with strong operational or technical knowledges.
Most of their activities happen day and night with a strong legal time constraint. The lifecycle between the request and its delivery is mostly limited to 2 months.
The domain Optimisation / Generation deals with a broad set of applications (homemade and COTS) and technologies (excel / access, .
NET, JAVA, APEX, DELPHI, VB6) and strong interfacing (DLL, web services, ODBC, FTP, sFTP, file transfer). Principal Accountabilities
Collaborates closely with the Solution Architect to ensures the solution design adheres to the overall solution architecture
Is able to understand data architecture within his domain
Supports the Technical team in their technical solution design
Coaches Solution Analyst within his / her domain
Evaluates the feasibility of the different solutions always keeping in mind the affordability, fit-for-purpose and value for money
Supports the solution lifecycle
Provides advices within his / her domain and advises stakeholders on how to best align business processes and solutions
Formulates propositions for solution improvements
Estimates the effort and time required for solution design, configuration, implementation and unit / integration testing
Delivers the solution configuration, implementation and testing within the agreed timeline and budget
Is responsible to ensure the solution design, configuration and implementation adheres to the solution principles, IT & security policies and standards, guidelines and best practices
Is responsible to ensure a continuous cross domain and / or BU alignment on the solution design
Gives operational support
Documents the solution design, configuration and implementation & share knowledge
Improves his / her good understanding of the E2E solutions within his / her domain
Is responsible for the release management of the solution
Provides the necessary input in case there are functional dependencies with other changes
Understands very well the TCO (Total Cost of Ownership) drivers and contribute to keep their evolution under control;
Kennis / Ervaring
Has strong listening, communication, facilitation, influencing and analytical skills.
Is able to understand Business needs (users) & test accordingly
Strong team worker
The ideal candidate holds a master or a bachelor degree in exact sciences (preferably in IT) or has attained comparable level through relevant experience;
Has a proven track record of working on successful functional solution designs and their implementation;
Has good knowledge in Java J2EE, Java 6 / 7 / 8, SQL (queries)
Has some knowledge in one or more components : hibernate, Tomcat, VS 2017, web API, SOA, web services, WCF, APEX, Oracle 12
Has knowledge on Cordys platform and BPM orchestration
Has basic understanding of database management systems
Is able to use UML (Enterprise Architect) to prepare solution design documentation
Worked at least 3 years in a process delivery role;