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Principal Transformation Architect (f/m/d), SAP Labs Munich Job

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Date: Oct 30, 2020

City: Munich, BY, DE, 80331

Company: SAP

Requisition ID: 267701
Work Area: Software-Design and Development
Location: Munich
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.



When joining our team, you will act as the Principal Architect for the future e-commerce platform of SAP. You will directly report to the Head of Architecture & Transformation and help to drive the transformation of SAP e-commerce into one multitenant cloud first product. Your responsibilities will include:

•    Performing fit/gap analysis of existing commerce solutions
•    Developing architecture strategies and guidelines
•    Recommending new technologies to develop robust, scalable and future-proof solution
•    Proactively working within the organization to influence the evolution of the platform
•    Designing and prototyping the next generation commerce stack based on microservices, api first & cloud-native architecture
•    Assisting junior architects and developers for creating fast prototypes


•    15+ years of experience in designing and developing CX/Commerce platforms
•    7+ years of architecture experience implementing solutions on large projects with solid understanding of clean architecture patterns and microservices design
•    Domain expertise with B2B and/or B2C commerce solutions
•    Experience with designing solutions using IaaS, PaaS and SaaS platforms
•    Hands on experience with AWS, Azure or GCP
•    Adept with running innovation iterations with rapid prototyping
•    Experience of collaborating across organizational boundaries to achieve common goals
•    Experience of working in a fast paced, agile environment



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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