Job Description :
About the Aditya Birla Group
A global conglomerate, the Aditya Birla Group is in the League of Fortune 500. Anchored by an extraordinary force of over 120,000 employees belonging to 42 nationalities, the Group is built on a strong foundation of stakeholder value creation.
With over seven decades of responsible business practices, our businesses have grown into global powerhouses in a wide range of sectors metals, pulp and fibre, chemicals, textiles, carbon black and cement.
Aditya Birla Group is among the Forbes Best Employers, 2020 and 4th in the world and 1st in Asia Pacific in the 'Top Companies for Leaders' study 2011 (conducted by Aon Hewitt, Fortune Magazine and RBL).
About Birla Paints Division Grasim
A new venture in the space of paints, Birla Paints division Grasim is set to offer a diversified new-age portfolio of paints and related products in line with global megatrends.
Planned to have presence across multiple locations in India. An exciting place to work, setting up world class systems, processes, future technologies, from design to scale up, involving extreme challenges and agility to add colour to your career.
Key result areas :
Liaison with the Business Head, IT Infrastructure and Digital teams to design, develop IT applications that suit the business
Evaluate applications to ensure fitment & completeness, adequacy of the same to meet business goals.
Build and operate the applications by leveraging internal group resources and if required 3P resources from Partners.
Spot opportunities within the business process to automate, re-engineer by leveraging IT applications.
Liaise and collaborate with business to ensure usage of the implemented applications to ensure stated business objectives are met.
Develop and measure the KPI’s for development as well as support teams for the applications.
Study and understand standards as recommended by industry bodies & used by other leading companies especially in the area IT applications of ERP, Non-ERP and other business applications
Collaborate with Group IT cell for better economies of scale
Develop, communicate and facilitate enterprise architecture governance processes, standards and policies.
Evaluate and Leverage latest technologies in the area of application development, implementation and usage with a view to optimize Costs and delivering max.
benefits to the business.
Analyze current IT need by working closely with the Business Head, and all other functional heads to minimize architectural complexity, min.
support and maintenance cost of the applications.
To Collaborate with the IT Services providers to ensure Operational Excellence during Implementation and Operations.
Maintain in-depth knowledge of IT industry best practices, technologies, architectures and emerging technologies.
Conduct proof-of-concept tests and commercially evaluate options and recommend best solutions that fits application and business landscape / Architecture.
Regularly attend external seminars and conferences on latest technologies and disseminate such knowledge among the team
Develop and deploy benchmark to ensure communication of operational excellence & Compliance to all the stakeholders especially with regards to new applications implementation and usage and leverage of already implemented applications.
Other skills :
Required Education Level : Post Graduate / IT MBA, Masters in Computers Applications, B. Tech Software Engineering