SAP SAP - BTS (Sen/Prin) Consultant / Architect Consumer Industries (f/m) Job in Virtual - Germany, Germany

Requisition ID: 131998

Work Area: Consulting and Professional Services

Location: Virtual - Germany, all SAP Germany locations possible

Expected Travel: 0 - 80%

Career Status: Professional

Employment Type: Regular Full Time

COMPANY DESCRIPTION

SAP’s vision is to help the world run better and improve people’s lives.

As the cloud company powered by SAP HANA®, SAP is a market leader in enterprise application software, helping companies of all sizes and industries run better. SAP empowers people and organizations to work together more efficiently and use business insight more effectively. SAP applications and services enable our customers to operate profitably, adapt continuously, and grow sustainably.

At SAP, we believe in the power of collaboration and empower our employees to perform at their best in an environment that encourages free and open expression of ideas. You’ll work alongside creative thinkers who share your interests, while turning big ideas into reality for our customers. With innovative job training, mentors to help you grow, and the flexibility to balance your work and personal life, you’ll be able to get more out of your career. It’s no wonder that some of the sharpest minds from around the world are working for a company that is consistently recognized as a global top employer.

Now it’s your turn to take the next step and help make the world Run Simple.

PURPOSE AND OBJECTIVES

SAP provides a comprehensive range of enterprise software applications and business solutions and supports leading companies worldwide in creating added values. As the management consultancy of SAP, SAP Business Transformation Services supports customers in identifying value creation potential in the planning of strategic IT and business projects. The aim is to create flexible, cross-company processes, thereby significantly influencing enterprises' growth, profitability, and strategic positioning against their competition.

A major factor for success is to identify and fulfil customers' requirements, both from an IT perspective and in relation to the affected business departments. SAP Business Transformation Services uses strategic analysis, plans, and implementation scenarios to add value to companies by:

  • Developing and realizing business and IT strategies within the Consumer industry (Consumer Products & Retail)

  • Implementing best-practice business processes within the Consumer industry

  • Analysing customer's current Consumer solution portfolio and IT architecture

  • Evaluating and recommending a SAP solution portfolio from IT architecture- and business point of view

  • Preparing investment decisions based on business requirements, roadmap decisions, IT solution architecture design decisions, IT roadmap design, detailed business case examinations and enabling cost reductions (TCO)

  • Supporting large transformation processes within our Service Portfolio with the customers

EXPECTATIONS AND TASKS

  • SAP IT architecture, solution portfolio design & roadmap development

  • Business- and IT Transformation services delivery related to S/4 HANA Knowledge, research and services development regarding trends and topics in the Consumer and Retail industry related to the new SAP product portfolio for big data, HANA, Omnichannel, Cloud, IoT and Mobility

  • Apply SAP solution and portfolio know how for solution Design and Build (in Retail is an asset)

  • Technical analysis and review of existing customer IT infrastructure, landscape and solution portfolio

  • Business process design and optimization in order to optimize processes based on Best Practices and in the context of SAP's product portfolio

  • Derive recommendations for a To Be IT solution landscape, solution portfolio and optimization from IT and business point of view

  • Integrate SAP new technologies (e.g. HANA, cloud, mobility) into customer business innovation concepts

  • Project management activities

  • Quality Assurance activities

  • Active project acquisition support

  • Strategy consulting activities are an asset

EDUCATION AND QUALIFICATIONS / SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES

  • University degree or equivalent

  • Excellent approved analytical skills

  • Excellent knowledge of the SAP solution portfolio inclusive IT roadmap development

  • Deep insight regarding IT infrastructure and IT architecture- and landscape analysis

  • Perspectives on current IT trends and their impact on business strategies within Consumer Products and Retail

  • Good communications/presentation skills (oral, written)

  • Experience in self-managed project work at customer, high focus on customer orientation

  • Results- and execution-focused, highly motivated, "self-starter"-abilities

  • Fluent in German is mandatory and in English is required

WORK EXPERIENCE

  • 6 years working experience as SAP Solution Architect / Consultant, experience in Retail / Consumer Products is a plus

  • Approved knowledge regarding IT infrastructure and IT landscape architecture

  • Approved knowledge and application know how of the SAP solution portfolio

  • Good knowledge of and affinity to trends and topics in Consumer Products and Retail

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, sensory 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 contact us at Careers.Germany@sap.com . Requests for reasonable accommodation will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

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