Software-Design and Development

Frontend Architect (m/f/d) - Platform Group - SAP Signavio

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Summary and Role

We are looking for a frontend expert and a well-versed technology leader for the emerging cross-architecture team in the BPI organization. The cross-architecture team's mission is to collaboratively drive the technology strategy of the organization, empower the teams to execute on it and work with the stakeholders in SAP to promote the technology needs of the organization.

As a development architect and a frontend expert, you ...

  • Lead and align the architecture of performant, scalable, reliable, secure, and compliant cloud applications along with the entire portfolio of SAP Signavio products 
  • Manage the collaboration with the stakeholders within and outside of the organization and establish a collaborative decision-making process
  • Drive the best practices of the modern frontend system design and architecture 
  • Execute hands-on POCs with the prominent SAP and open-source frontend stacks
  • Design UI-driven integration scenarios with SAP applications
  • Follow SAP NorthStar architecture and technology guidelines, author architecture documents, and work with the stakeholders to agree on the architectural decisions
  • Consult senior management and provide technical guidance to development teams


Role Requirements

  • Have a solid grasp of architectural best practices as it relates to complex cross-system use cases
  • Have a profound knowledge of modern frontend architecture patterns
  • Hands-on experience with modern frontend technology stacks, e.g. ReactJS, SAP Fiori
  • Have extensive knowledge and experience in modern cloud infrastructure and cloud technology stacks
  • Solid experience in programming for general-purpose JVM-based languages 
  • Well-developed analytical skills and customer-first mindset to conduct sophisticated business analyses and transform market needs into business outcomes
  • Excellent leadership, communication (written, verbal, and presentation), and interpersonal skills
  • Strong drive to get things done and an ability to get hands-on to support the team


Work Experience 

  • 8+ years of professional work focusing on the web frontend development 
  • 3+ years of technology leadership experience of cloud-based systems with the focus on the frontend
  • Success track in designing enterprise architectures and building comprehensive business applications on the modern cloud stacks
  • Demonstrated ability to act in a distributed team environment across multiple locations


Meet Your Team

Building on the intelligent enterprise strategy, SAP Signavio set out to support and accompany SAP customers in navigating through their digital transformation by helping them understand and improve their business processes.
The Platform group is one of five groups in the engineering department of the SAP Signavio unit. We value consistency, modularity & re-usability, as well as simplicity. We strive for a coherent user experience across the entire product suite and an effective & efficient cross-product development experience. To this effect, our teams provide and advance  1) the hub and framework of our product suite along with shared services, as well as 2) fundamental building blocks such as Cloud infrastructure.


We’re explicitly open to people that complement the Platform Team with their diverse background and add new perspectives to the team.


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 Requisition ID:330043 | Work Area: Software-Design and Development | Expected Travel: 0 - 10% | Career Status: Professional | Employment Type: Regular Full Time  or Part time | Additional Locations: Virtual - Germany

Requisition ID:  330043
Posted Date:  May 7, 2022
Work Area:  Software-Design and Development
Career Status:  Professional
Employment Type:  Regular Full Time
Expected Travel:  0 - 10%

Berlin, DE, 10787

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