Cognitive Skills (Applications) Architect

Aera Technology

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Do you want to shape the future of enterprise software?At Aera Technology, we apply Internet scale technology to the challenges facing enterprise businesses. Think of the self-driving car: connected, always-on, thinking, and autonomous. Our mission is to enable companies in the same way. We are looking for Application Architects (Cognitive Skills Architects) to work with our customers to realize this vision.

As an Application Architect, you will understand our customers’ most pressing business and supply chain performance improvement needs.  In this role you will be a strong technical/functional advisor and will work closely with a cross functional team of engagement managers, product managers, data scientists, and engineers to develop cutting edge, AI driven, supply chain management solutions. You will also work with our integration architects and the application development team to define the cognitive data layer in support of the Aera Technology ‘skills workbench’ to enhance our ‘cognitive skills’ catalog.  The ideal candidate has hands-on experience architecting and developing enterprise solutions with customers across multiple supply chain activities in varied industries to develop transformational solutions.


  • Understand the business strategy, goals, operational processes, and technology needs within our prospects and customers.
  • Deliver project deliverables on-time and in accordance with customer expectations and statement of work (SOW)
  • Document business requirements and functional specifications.
  • Collaborate with Engagement Managers to design and deliver scalable solutions. 
  • Collaborate with skill builder / application consultants in translating business / functional requirements to technical requirements to aid development and testing of cognitive data models.
  • Provide insights and recommendations based on the cognitive data models. 
  • Run / Support meetings / workshops with prospects / customers, ranging from early discovery sessions to detailed final presentations. 
  • Support multiple prospect and customer project deliverables.

About You

  • A minimum of 7 years working within the SAP supply chain and planning solutions.
  • Proficient with functional and technical configurations around SAP ECC 6.0 or SCM 5.x or 7.x
  • Strong and hands-on knowledge of key integration points between multiple systems such as SAP ECC, SAP APO, SAP BW, SAP IBP, HANA, Reporting, etc.
  • Working knowledge of function modules, structures, hashed tables, BAPIs, and BADIs.
  • Knowledge of the various SAP ECC and SAP APO/IBP transactions
  • Knowledge and experience working with In-Memory, MPP, column-oriented, and relational database management systems.
  • Knowledge of data science methods and tools.
  • Strong team player, capable of working collaboratively within and across internal and customer teams.
  • Strong analytical, organizational and communication skills.

At Aera, we're on a mission to solve the biggest, most intractable challenges of enterprise software. We envision the rise of the Self-Driving Enterprise: a more autonomously functioning business with a central operating system that connects and orchestrates business operations. Our platform is increasingly used by the world's largest companies to identify and respond to market opportunities faster.

If you share our passion for building the next generation of enterprise software, and implementing it for the most sophisticated customers in the world, you’ve met your match. Headquartered in Mountain View, California, we're growing fast, with teams in San Francisco (California), Portland (Oregon), Bucharest and Cluj-Napoca (Romania), Paris (France), Munich (Germany), London (UK), and Pune (India). So join us, and let’s build this!

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