DuPont IT Solutions Delivery Lead - HR in Wilmington, Delaware

IT Solutions Delivery Lead - HR (Job Number: 199005W-01)


Lead the development and implementation of the IT solutions for the HR function, ensuring close alignment with the IT strategy, and adherence to enterprise architecture policies, principles and standards.


  • Lead the implementation of solutions required to deliver the 3-5yr HR technology roadmap

  • Analyze the HRIT portfolio for gaps and new possibilities and propose solutions for improvement.

  • Drive convergence to mainstream architecture elements. Retire, replace or redevelop legacy solutions. Renew and reassess solutions to reduce complexity, reduce total life cycle costs and deliver new business value

  • Document the HRIT Target Architecture and Solutions and Services Roadmaps in alignment with the EA Target Architecture – inclusive of business process, information, applications, and technologies needed to support the future state. Evaluate adherence with Enterprise Architecture standards, navigate standards review process and ensure alignment.

  • Collaborate with project leaders and IT architects early in the project to complete the EA Risk/Impact Assessment and the EA Project Checklist. Complete appropriate Architecture Record entries and appropriate project deliverables.

  • Lead EA governance, life cycle management processes across HR domains.

  • Lead and mentor CoE domain and solution architects.

  • Ensure documentation of all EA deliverables within the Architecture repository

  • Participate in EA planning to develop the overall target architecture, identify integration and common requirements.

  • Steward and assist in the development of DuPont Enterprise Architecture competency, processes and methods.

  • Lead architecture design validation and signoff of integrated solutions/services covering Workday, Taleo, Payroll vendors, share service technologies such as SFDC, content management, scanning, SharePoint, and telephony/IVR, and other enabling technologies

  • Manage the availability of COE/COO/COC resources as needed to drive HR OpEx timelines, milestones, and deliverables

Key Intersections, Roles and Organizations:

  • Functional alignment to Enterprise Applications Architect.

  • Member of functionally aligned architecture team (for applications, data or infrastructure) for integration of architecture planning, governance and execution

  • Other E2E and CoE architects, as member of the extended EA team.

  • Gold team to understand future business requirements and offer possibilities for solutions.

  • External IT suppliers, strategic partners process industry consortia and standards organizations - to understand and influence trends, roadmaps, etc.

  • Center of Operations (CoOs), Integration Center of Competence (ICC) and DuPont Solutions and Service Delivery Framework (DSDF)

  • Operations Center of Competencies (CoC) – Maintenance & Reliability, Quality, Automation and Process control

  • ERP Transaction Corporate Process Owners (CPOs)

  • IT Business Managers - future requirements and identify improvement projects

Key Deliverables:

  • Define the target architecture including solutions and services roadmaps inclusive of business process, data, and technologies required to support the future state

  • Solutions Portfolio Roadmaps – renew, retire, redevelop, replace reassess

  • HR OpEx project deliverables and architecture record content and compliance with EA Principles, Policies and Standards. Lead architecture integration of projects across the CoE.

  • Provide guidance and sign off on architecture deliverables produced by the HR OpEx Journey partner

  • Current state HR technical architecture assessment

  • Strategy for integrating Workday with external systems

  • Technical architecture options for HR OpEx reporting and analytics

  • Technical architecture options for HR historical data archiving

  • HR portal strategy and architecture and interoperability with the Enterprise Portal

  • Develop the timeline and activities for achieving key architectural milestones


Critical Skills and Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of Enterprise work processes and standards with a focus on Human Capital Management

  • Experience with end to end systems, business process and data integration architecture and design

  • Practical experience with Global HRMS technology using both ERP and SAAS solutions (e.g. Workday, SAP/Taleo)

  • Practical experience integrating Global HRMS capability with other business systems

  • Demonstrated experience managing outsourced partners to deliver technology solutions

  • Demonstrated strong communication and Global team leader

  • Experience in applications Life Cycle Management

  • Experience with IT strategy development

  • Working knowledge of IT Infrastructure Library and/or Microsoft Solutions Framework

  • Working knowledge of the Software Engineering Institute (SEI) – capability maturity model

  • Working knowledge of mainstream technology standards (e.g. HTML, Web Services)

  • Familiarity with product management, supplier roadmaps and target architectures

  • Familiarity with Six Sigma methodology

  • Innovator/early adopter of technology

Functional Competency Qualifications:

HR Business Process Knowledge:

  • Functional areas, activities and business documents/deliverables

  • Activity models and use case definitions – matrix of models & use cases

Emerging Technology Knowledge:

  • Process Industry Consortiums – participation matrix

  • Subscription & Consultation Services – supplier matrix

IT Solutions Delivery:

  • IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL), Microsoft Solutions Framework (MSF), Plan and Build

  • Software Engineering Institute (SEI) – capability maturity model

  • DuPont Solutions and Services Delivery (DSDF)

  • Development, testing, deployment logistics, user education

Process Orientation

  • HR Global business process models

  • Life Cycle Management

  • IT Strategy Development

Project Management (desirable)

  • Project Management Institute (PMI)

  • Project Management Office (PMO)


  • DEIS

IT Vendor & Alliance Management

  • Product Management, supplier roadmaps and target architectures

  • User Group participation

Related Roles and References:

  • CoE Domain Architect and Enterprise Application Architect

  • Microsoft Operations Framework, Version 4.0 - Deliver Phase Overview and Project Planning

Primary Location: NA-United States-Delaware-Wilmington

Organization: Corporate

Schedule: Full-time

Education Level: Bachelor's Degree (±16 years)

Employee Status: Regular

Job Type: Experienced

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