SAP Presales Enterprise Architect in Downers Grove, Illinois
What we offer
Our company culture is focused on helping our employees enable innovation by building breakthroughs together. How? We focus every day on building the foundation for tomorrow and creating a workplace that embraces differences, values flexibility, and is aligned to our purpose-driven and future-focused work. We offer a highly collaborative, caring team environment with a strong focus on learning and development, recognition for your individual contributions, and a variety of benefit options for you to choose from. Apply now!
THE ROLE OF AN ENTERPRISE ARCHITECT
The SAP Enterprise Architect role is both strategic and technical in nature. You will provide a holistic view of digital transformation by bridging the gap between business capabilities and technology enablers to drive strategic business outcomes. As an SAP Enterprise Architect you will work with some of the worlds most dynamic and innovative customers supporting the design, development and deployment of transitional and future state systems. Of equal importance the Enterprise Architect provides executive guidance and advisory services addressing elements of business process and technology supported innovation.
ROLE EXPECTATIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES
-Passion for emerging technology capabilities necessary to extend or defend competitive differentiation.
-You will be a trusted advisor to our internal SAP account teams tasked with landing, absorbing, consuming and expanding a broad portfolio of SAP solutions.
-You are a strategic thinker, curious, engaging and collaborative with SAP customers, business partners and numerous other SAP teams and stakeholders actively engaged in sales pursuits and deployment efforts.
SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES
-Executive Presence - Strong business communication skills, comfortable presenting to C-level executives, ability to clearly articulate product strategy in succinct fashion.
-Solution Expertise Extensive knowledge of the SAP solution portfolio with strong concentration in core ERP solutions including ECC and S/4HANA.
-Solution Lifecycle Expertise Ideally have lifecycle managed a diverse SAP solution landscape at a customer.
-Cloud/Hyperscaler Expertise Ideally have a strong working knowledge of SaaS and IaaS design, deployment & management of multi-cloud and on premise or hybrid environments .
-Passion to learn/develop an in-depth understanding of SAPs Cloud Strategy including solution portfolio and architectural guidelines. Broad knowledge of end-to-end business processes and underlying solution capabilities.
-Technical Layer Expertise Strength/expertise surrounding the SAP technology stack and the ability to incorporate with any major hyperscalers reference architecture. Understanding of integration techniques and strategies for SAP & 3rd party products. Experience designing multi-cloud integration strategies.
-Industry Knowledge Knowledge of one or more industries required.
-SAP Business Partner Ecosystem Involvement Passion for sharing with your peers and customers via knowledge sharing (industry specific events, user groups, SAP insider, TechEd, SAPPHIRE).
-Minimum 8-10 years in a relevant strategic consulting, advisory or customer role
EDUCATION AND QUALIFICATIONS
-Bachelors degree, Masters degree preferred (MS/MBA)
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We are SAP
SAP innovations help more than 400,000 customers worldwide work together more efficiently and use business insight more effectively. Originally known for leadership in enterprise resource planning (ERP) software, SAP has evolved to become a market leader in end-to-end business application software and related services for database, analytics, intelligent technologies, and experience management. As a cloud company with 200 million users and more than 100,000 employees worldwide, we are purpose-driven and future-focused, with a highly collaborative team ethic and commitment to personal development. Whether connecting global industries, people, or platforms, we help ensure every challenge gets the solution it deserves. At SAP, we build breakthroughs, together.
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SAPs culture of inclusion, focus on health and well-being, and flexible working models help ensure that everyone regardless of background feels included and can run at their best. At SAP, we believe we are made stronger by the unique capabilities and qualities that each person brings to our company, and we invest in our employees to inspire confidence and help everyone realize their full potential. We ultimately believe in unleashing all talent and creating a better and more equitable world.
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EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability:
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their age, race, religion, national origin, ethnicity, age, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, et al), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, or disability.
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Requisition ID:292732| Work Area: Presales| Expected Travel: 0 - 50%| Career Status: Professional| Employment Type: Regular Full Time| Additional Locations: