1+ months

Services Architecture Expert Job

Newtown Square, PA 19073

Requisition ID: 253361
Work Area: Software-Design and Development
Expected Travel: 0 - 100%
Career Status: Professional
Employment Type: Regular Full Time
Career Level: T4PF

Posting Date : 5/28/2020




SAP started in 1972 as a team of five colleagues with a desire to do something new. Together, they changed enterprise software and reinvented how business was done. Today, as a market leader in enterprise application software, we remain true to our roots. Thats why we engineer solutions to fuel innovation, foster equality and spread opportunity for our employees and customers across borders and cultures.
SAP values the entrepreneurial spirit, fostering creativity and building lasting relationships with our employees. We know that a diverse and inclusive workforce keeps us competitive and provides opportunities for all. We believe that together we can transform industries, grow economics, lift up societies and sustain our environment. Because its the best-run businesses that make the world run better and improve peoples lives.

Purpose and Objective: SAP America, Inc. seeks a Services Architecture Expert at our office location in Newtown Square, PA (and various client sites nationwide) to operationalize the customers IT-strategies, identify relevant components, approaches, and input required to derive the best possible technology or operations approach for the customer combining public and private cloud as well as OnPremise scenarios.


Expectations and Tasks: Act as Advisor to the customers IT-department with strong technology or operations focus, covering the entire IT-department of a customer end-to-end. Understand the as-is situation and goals of a customer holistically, can translate it into an adequate technology roadmap design (processes, applications, systems) as well as the appropriate operating concept based on SAPs offerings, with a clear focus on customer success. Clarify existing expectations with customers technology or operations experts and stakeholders. Create an approach which integrates diverse points of views and which drives success from a technology or operation perspective. Collaborate with customer or SAP teams for the best possible implementation. Document successful approaches and tools and make them available to colleagues at SAP. Collaborate and co-innovate with the respective development teams. Ensure overall integration during the implementation project. Define IT strategies, governance and architecture based on state-of-the art technology. Define the strategic, conceptual, and technological boundaries for the design of the SAP-centric IT landscape as well as their financial impact. Support customers to conceptualize a state-of-the-art Technology-Innovation Roadmap. Know solutions to address the need for cost sensitive IT operations versus supporting innovation in the age of digital transformation. Drive the Digital Transformation as well as the top technology trends by staying abreast with newest technological developments. 100% travel required to various client sites nationwide.


Education and Qualifications/Skills and Competencies: Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Business Administration, or related field of study and 7 years of experience required.  The company will also accept a Master's degree and 5 years of experience.


Work Experience: Experience must involve 3 years in the following: SAP in-memory, integration and development technologies both on-prem and in the cloud; Design and build custom applications, enhance and extend SAP applications (S/4, Concur, SFSF, Hybris. S/4HC), and provide architectural guidelines and best practices with development patterns, integration, and extension guidelines; SAP Cloud Platform and related services including but not limited to: Persistency, Connectivity, Security and Document Service, Performance Optimization on SAP HANA (code push down techniques), HANA XS Applications (XSOData, XSJS applications), Cloud Connector to connect on-premise application, Fiori as Service, Leonardo-IoT, Mobile Service, Workflow, Mobile Services, CPI, CPI-DS; Conducting design thinking workshops to develop and enhance SAP applications in various SAP modules leveraging UI5/ Fiori and/or ABAP; Web IDE and DevOps to design and build applications Java programming in the context of Cloud Platform/Cloud Foundry and Microservice; working with business users to understand business challenges, provide technical solutions, architecture guidance, lead teams and guide customer with best practices in all phases of a project; response to RFPs, effort estimation, project proposals, technical solutioning; and planning and delivering knowledge sharing activities, trainings, workshops, bootcamps. 100% travel required to various client sites nationwide.


Travel: 100% travel required to various client sites nationwide.


Internal use only: reference code lhrs4262




To harness the power of innovation, SAP invests in the development of its diverse employees. We aspire to leverage the qualities and appreciate the unique competencies that each person brings to the company.

SAP is committed to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity and to providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you are interested in applying for employment with SAP and are in need of accommodation or special assistance to navigate our website or to complete your application, please send an e-mail with your request to Recruiting Operations Team (Americas: Careers.NorthAmerica@sap.com or Careers.LatinAmerica@sap.com, APJ: Careers.APJ@sap.com, EMEA: Careers@sap.com). Requests for reasonable accommodation will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability:

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their age, race, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.

Additional Locations :

Nearest Major Market: Philadelphia

Job Segment: Architecture, ERP, Engineer, SAP, Computer Science, Engineering, Technology


Posted: 2020-05-29 Expires: 2020-08-27

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