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Senior Architect (SAP FICO)

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Date: Feb 28, 2021

City: Gliwice, SL, PL

Company: SAP



Requisition ID: 268930
Work Area: Information Technology
Expected Travel: 0 - 10%
Career Status: Professional
Employment Type: Regular Full Time



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.


The Role 

As a Senior Architect, you will provide architecture related consultation, risk assessment and mitigation measures from a solution design perspective in the areas of Finance and Controlling.  

You will be expected to deliver out of your team’s execution backlog and be responsible for committing to sprint goals and delivery. You will also be expected to stay up-to-date with new developments and technologies around your product. 

The role requires you to possess solid solution and software architecture skills with a good understanding of the business processes. You will set up the development guidelines for the developers on the team and guide them with their development tasks with focus on delivering robust and scalable solutions in keeping with the architecture guidelines followed in IES. 

It is expected that you have experience solutioning in the area of SAP FICO and can deliver high quality, efficient, maintainable, well-documented backend and front end code. 

In summary it is expected that you apply your solution and technical expertise, to deliver high quality results and support our internal customers in the successful adoption and use of  SAP Finance and Controlling applications. 


Role Requirements & Work Experience 

• 3 years of work experience in an agile team (Scrum or Kanban) with a good understanding of Agile mindset, values and ways of working 

•  7-10 years architecture and advanced development skill in ABAP in the areas of SAP FICO a must 

• Experience in frontend programming languages like SAPUI5/CSS3/JavaScript and backend programming languages like Python, Java nice to have 

• Strong written and oral communication skill in English required. German language skill a plus 

• Open to new ideas and technologies, creative and willing to learn from others  

• Self-motivated, proactive, team player, result-oriented & creative 

• Experience working with remote, cross-cultural teams 

• Bachelor/Masters in Computer science, Finance or related field preferred 


About Corporate Finance IT Solutions 

Corporate Finance IT Solutions is responsible for the delivery & operations of SAP’s Compliance, Controlling, Core Finance, Cash Collections and Revenue Accounting business applications. We consult, implement & operate IT solutions to make people more productive and help SAP run at its best. Furthermore, we support strategic initiatives that shape SAP’s future by increasing sustainable customer, employee and financial success.  



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.

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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