SAP IT Senior Cloud Architecture Expert Job in Walldorf/St. Leon-Rot, Germany

Requisition ID: 131405

Work Area: Software-Design and Development

Location: Walldorf/St. Leon-Rot

Expected Travel: 0 - 10%

Career Status: Professional

Employment Type: Regular Full Time


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.


SAP Managed Cloud Delivery (MCD) is the operations organization of the SAP HANA Enterprise cloud. The team MCD Service Engineering acts as the interface between MCD operations and our field organization. We support Go-To-Market (GTM) teams with operational expertise and conceptual work. We pick up service requirements arising from customer engagements and drive Business Development and Portfolio Management to strengthen SAP’s service offering in the managed cloud. We also perform architecture engineering projects and technology innovation pilots to support selected customer projects as well as HEC’s overall portfolio development.


You develop innovation concepts to match customer requirements and technology driven changes that are then translated via pilot projects into new Managed Cloud Services.

You support the pre-sales teams by providing senior level knowledge and expertise in service engineering in your area of knowledge expertise and provide this expertise support during large complex customer SAP landscapes evaluations and deals.

You conduct innovation pilot projects internally and with customers.

You develop new technical procedures and architectures for large scale HANA/SAP system landscape deployments in a Managed Cloud (IaaS) environment.


Required skills

  • Experience in Architecting and/or Engineering large and complex SAP landscapes with specific knowledge and skills in Virtualized IT environments, with High-Availability and Disaster Recovery technologies; Network/Web technologies; Backup and Recovery technologies, LINUX based systems; IT Security practices; Virtualization technologies; and Cloud Architectures.

  • Excellent working skills in English is a must.

  • Communication skills in German are mandatory.

Preferred skills

  • Knowledge in ITIL methodology

  • SAP Basis and Solutions Sizing and Architecture Expertise

  • Infrastructure Engineering for Large SAP Landscapes

  • Knowledge in High Availability Practices including Clustering Technologies

  • Network Engineering with focus on Cloud Security


Working experience of more than ten years in the IT Industry


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.

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