Lead MES Solution Architect – Manufacturing Execution Systems

Are you interested in working in a market leading company? Do you thrive in working with complex business processes? Are you passionate by digitalization and innovation? And would you like to work in an international company offering great professional and personal opportunities?

For GPV Group Cruit Consult are searching for a passionate lead MES Solution Architect to support the implementation of MES (Manufacturing Execution System) on GPVs global manufacturing sites in Europe, Asia, and Americas.

Your role will be to lead the global MES team and to build and implement an efficient and sustainable MES Architecture that supports GPVs global manufacturing setup. You will also help to drive the MES roll-out project in close collaboration with the Project Manager.

Specific tasks of this position:

  • Functional leading the MES team
  • Supporting MES projects (together with Project Manager)
  • Collection of data from operation equipment
  • Linking MES with other data sources or/and business applications
  • Ensuring efficient reports
  • Ensuring efficient cross-functional collaboration of all stakeholders
  • Prepare materials for decision forum
  • Planning and execution of activities
  • Handling incoming business requests
  • Ensuring efficient documentation
  • Design and sharing of training materials
  • Local Super User training
  • Facilitating workshops
  • Change Management handling
  • Vendor management

The company is offering you:
You will be part of an acknowledged international organization, where you will be able to influence the scope of your own role within the company. You will have a challenging position in the IT & Digitalization organisation and can look forward to working together with passionate colleagues in a strong community. You will have a wide range of contacts in an international environment and very diverse tasks and projects. You will be offered a competitive salary matching your qualifications.

Expectations for you:
We are looking for a technical skilled candidate, that has senior software knowledge and understands business processes in depth combined with an extensive knowledge about MES solutions.
The perfect candidate is capable of analysing GPVs manufacturing processes and to link GPVs business needs to the chosen MES platform to help gaining competitive advantage.

The candidate must be fluent in English. Personality wise, the candidate must be empathic and possess the ability to work both proactive and structured, and to be able to communicate and collaborate with people from all organizational levels.

The role is based at GPV Group HQ in Vejle. The candidate must expect travel activity 30 - 50 days per year.

About the company
GPV was founded in Denmark in 1961 and is today one of Europe’s leading electronics manufacturers. GPV is a customer-driven EMS (Electronics Manufacturing Services) partner providing complex electronics, cable-harness, mechatronics and box-build solutions including design and engineering activities to customers worldwide within high mix / low-medium volume. Headquartered in Denmark, GPV has production facilities in Denmark, Switzerland, Germany, Austria, Slovakia, Sri Lanka, Thailand and Mexico. GPV generates annual revenue of about DKK 2.9 billion and has around 3,700 employees. Since 2016, GPV has been owned by the Danish industrial conglomerate Schouw & Co.

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Starting date:
1st of February or 1. of March 2022 or by further agreement.

We are continuously going through incoming applications for the position as Lead MES Solution Architect, and we recommend that you send your resume and CV as soon as possible.

Further information about the job:
For further information you are more than welcome to contact Senior Consultant, Jens Peter Holm, by phone +45 4085 5044 for further information on weekdays.