Scania IT

Software Architect for Scania IT

den 18 april 2016
den 15 januari 2017

The Order to Delivery (O2D) department within Scania IT is responsible for developing and managing IT support systems within Scania's entire flow from customer order to logistics, production, delivery and invoicing, as well as industrial maintenance. The MES (Manufacturing Execution System) organisation within O2D is a team whose main responsibility is to supply MES application support to Scania's production. The group, which currently consists of around 18 people: maintenance managers, test managers, testers, developers, business analysts and software architects, supports Scania's production operations in Sweden, Europe and Brazil. As use of our MES application APRISO is increasing, we are now looking for a software architect. We are a team that is highly skilled and committed, with considerable job satisfaction and excellent opportunities for personal development. We are constantly striving to improve both systems and work processes.

Your role
As a software architect within the MES team at Scania IT, you will be part of an organisation that works on both implementation projects and maintenance of our MES application APRISO.
Your responsibility as a software architect is to structure and design the software so that it meets customer requirements while also ensuring that the solution is manageable and reusable. You will also be responsible for ensuring that the solutions developed are cost-effective and follow Scania’s strategy for maintenance solutions that can be reused.
Our aim is for as many of our functions as possible to undergo automated testing. As a software architect, you will be responsible for that the integration between developer and tester functions effectively.
Your profile
You will have a relevant university degree, complemented with experience as a software architect and detailed production knowledge. Experience of discrete production would be an advantage. As Scania’s MES solution is based on APRISO, you will need to have experience of this platform. We also expect that you will have experience of design work with diagrams in Enterprise Architect, for example, process, information, use case and requirement models, etc. in accordance with the UML standard. As our working method is based on the ISA95 standard, you must be familiar with ISA95 in general and the MES element in particular. In addition to Swedish, you need to be proficient in written and spoken English, our corporate language.
As a person, you are quality- and target oriented and you enjoy taking on new challenges. You enjoy working in a team, but it is also important that you can take initiative and work independently. You also need to be organised and have service-minded approach.
As a Scania employee, you in addition to personal and professional development opportunities, are offered benefits such as company car, mutual bonus, occupational pension, flexible working hours, lunch at reduced prices and much more. If you live in Stockholm, we offer a direct bus service between Stockholm and Södertälje, Scania Job Express.
Additional information
If you would like to find out more about the position, please contact Mats Heldt (Group Manager), +46 8 553 534 38 or
Ann-Louise Rova (Scania Recruitment Centre), +46 8 553 715 16.
Your application should include a CV, cover letter and copies of any certificates.