1+ months

Services Architecture Expert Job

Newtown Square, PA 19073

Requisition ID: 261391
Work Area: Customer Service and Support
Expected Travel: 0 - 40%
Career Status: Professional
Employment Type: Regular Full Time
Career Level: T4PF

Original Posting Date: 08/04/2020





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 Newtown Square location to operationalize the customers IT-strategies, identifies relevant components, approaches, input required, etc. to derive the best possible technology / operations approach for the customer combining public and private cloud as well as OnPremise scenarios.


Expectations and Tasks:


Act as a senior advisor to the customers CIO / IT-department with strong technology- / 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. Assist challenging existing approaches/concepts, to generate a state-of-the-art and future-ready outcome. Re-define the concept to come to the best solution (agility in solution design). Clarify existing expectations with customers technology/ operations experts and stakeholders; create an approach which integrates diverse points of views and which drives success from a technology / operation perspective. Collaborate with customer / SAP teams for the best possible implementation. Drive knowledge management and innovation activities based on this experience with customers. Collaborate and co-innovate with the respective development teams. Ensure overall integration during the implementation project. Defines IT strategies, governance and architecture based on state-of-the art technology; create buy-in with the customer and work with other SAP-experts within the MaxAttention engagements. Define the strategic, conceptual and technological boundaries for the design of the SAP-centric IT landscape as well as their financial impact. Address the organization as well as the procedures of customers IT-departments with a focus on high efficiency, stability and performance. Know solutions to address the need for cost sensitive IT operations versus supporting innovation in the age of digital transformation. 40% travel required.


Education and Qualifications/Skills and Competencies:


Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Math, Physics, Information Systems 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 5 years in the following: SAP Business Suite (SAP Enterprise Central Component and SAP Extended Warehouse Management); ABAP Programming, including the creation of code corrections for SAP standard programs; SAP Software Implementation; Debugging, root-cause analysis and troubleshooting complex issues; Performance improvement, including performance traces and database optimization; SAP Extended Warehouse Management; Business processes related to Project Planning using SAP Project Systems; Development of Application Server functionality in SAP HANA in C Programming language.


  • Experience must also include:  Programming in JAVA, J2EE and XML technologies; and Product Development in Services Procurement domain and Integration. 40% travel required.


Travel:  40% travel required.


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, Engineer, ERP, SAP, Developer, Engineering, Technology


Posted: 2020-08-06 Expires: 2020-10-03

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