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Solutions Architect Job

SAP
Johannesburg, GT
3 days ago: SAP

Job Description

Requisition ID: 210772
Work Area: Consulting and Professional Services
Expected Travel: 0 - 10%
Career Status: Professional
Employment Type: Regular Full Time
COMPANY DESCRIPTION
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. That’s 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 it’s the best-run businesses that make the world run better and improve people’s lives.
ROLE DESCRIPTION
The Innovation Bid Center (IBC) is the regional organization for EMEA South to support the Market Units (MU) with enterprise architecture design, project engineering and bid management. The solutioning lead of the IBC will be active in enterprise architecture design and project engineering during the bidding phase.
As a Solution Lead in the EMEA South Innovation Bid Center (IBC), you will:
Be the counterpart for client to understand business context, IT landscape, business and technical requirements. Orchestrate and manages solutioning, project engineering and act as subject matter expert (in part) of the target solution. Introduce innovative solutions and methods into the customer landscape. Works closely together with the solutioning team, bid manager, project manager and MU stakeholders. Represents the IBC in customer or MU meetings.
Key Areas of Responsibility
Enterprise architecture design:
During the different phases of bidding (project qualification, rough order of magnitude, binding proposal) the solutioning lead is the pivotal contact for the market unit and customer to get support for enterprise architecture design. Assemble a team of subject matter experts to complement him/herself with expertise, to design the to-be architecture based on the SAP product-family. A solutioning lead first focus on understanding the customer, the current environment and complexity of the requirements to draft the right technical and functional. Drive solution alignment with the SAP innovation strategy: intelligent enterprise, SAP Leonardo (AI, Blockchain, Iot), Model Company and best practices, … Prepare and run workshops with the customer, including preparation of formal presentations, to define processes and agree on the design. Analyse and define requirements for customer-specific development needs or integration requirements. Reports progress and status of the solutioning engagement to MU Bid Manager and IBC. Support and provides input to the project manager during project engineering together with his solutioning team.
Project Engineering:
In case no project manager is assigned, the solutioning lead should be able to: draw up project approach, introduce innovative approach (Model Company, Advanced Deployment, ..),make project estimations for the effort and timeline take into account the MU specifics o use estimation tools to deliver a rough-order-of magnitude o draw up a resource plan/mix list the project deliverables and responsibilities complement the list of assumptions
Improving capabilities
Continuous upskilling on new SAP solutions. Continuous upskilling on new methods and tools (Transformation Navigator, Readiness Check, …)Take ownership of one or more internal improvement projects
Experience
A solutioning lead should come with solutioning and project management background: o Extensive experience as solution architect, complemented with project management experience.
Extensive project management experience (5 full cycle) complemented with solution architect experience or strong interest in enterprise architecture design. Extensive SAP implementation experience (10 years) in multiple industry sectors. Knowledge of SAP S/4HANA (Intelligent Enterprise). Knowledge of SAP C/4HANA and/or SAP Leonardo and/or SAP Cloud Platform would be a distinct advantage. Familiarity with SAP Activate methodology, SAP Model Company and SAP implementation tools such as SAP Solution Manager would be a distinct advantage. Fluent in English. Experience in EMEA South or knowledge of the Portuguese language will be advantageous.
Personal Attributes
Effective communication skills, Commercial acumen, a Team leader who can collaborate with both sales, presales, subject matter experts and other stakeholder
WHAT YOU GET FROM US
Success is what you make it. At SAP, we help you make it your own. A career at SAP can open many doors for you. If you’re searching for a company that’s dedicated to your ideas and individual growth, recognizes you for your unique contributions, fills you with a strong sense of purpose, and provides a fun, flexible and inclusive work environment – apply now _._
SAP'S DIVERSITY COMMITMENT
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 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 ).
Successful candidates might be required to undergo a background verification with an external vendor.
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Requisition ID: 210772 Work Area: Consulting and Professional Services Expected Travel: 0 - 10% Career Status: Professional Employment Type: Regular Full Time COMPANY DESCRIPTION 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. That’s 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...

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