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Sr. Solution Specialist/Solution Expert (f/m/d) for SAP Business Technology Platform Team Job

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Date: Sep 25, 2020

City: Walldorf, BW, DE, 69190

Company: SAP

Requisition ID: 260608
Work Area: Software-Development Operations
Location: Walldorf or Berlin
Expected Travel: 0 - 20%
Career Status: Professional
Employment Type: Part-Time or Regular Full-Time


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Summary & Role Information

A Senior Solution Specialist / Solution Expert for SAP's Business Technology Platform will be responsible for driving enablement with our relevant customer-facing teams especially the Customer Engagement Executives (CEE) in order to enable value creation for our customers right from the start, in close collaboration with all customer-facing teams.

As a Senior Solution Specialist / Solution Expert, you will: 

  • be accountable for enablement, solution positioning, architecture design for SAP's Business Technology Platform (comprising the entire T&I technology portfolio)
  • actively drive efficiency and effectiveness in the implementation of reference architectures to achieve business outcomes
  • define implementation scope and provide guidance for customer-facing teams to drive adoption
  • lead implementation dialogue with a strategic focus on driving adoption of SAP's Business Technology Platform with key use cases and their realization
  • manage end-to-end use cases and drive realization through CEE teams
  • build & maintain an active knowledge base for technical questions
  • drive solution launch, roll-out and field/partner enablement
  • train-the-trainer & multiplier for CEE teams on the latest news/use cases

Role Requirements

  • Bachelor's or master's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or related field
  • 4 to 8 years of experience in customer implementation projects with hands-on problem-solving skills
  • Subject matter expertise in cloud-native software development and architecture design including but not limited to: 
    • Hyperscaler environments (hyperscaler certification is a plus)
    • SAP Cloud Platform, Kubernetes, Docker
    • CI/CD processes and tools
    • Database and analytics tools (including SAP HANA, SAP Analytics Cloud etc.)
  • S/4 HANA process extension experience on SAP Cloud Platform 
  • Application development experience in at least two industry verticals
  • Excellent communication & presentation skills
  • German language skills are preferred

About the Technology & Innovation Board Area

The Board Area Technology & Innovation (T&I) is responsible for SAP’s overall platform technology development such as SAP Cloud Platform&SAP HANA. T&I drives the incubation and adoption of our portfolio with direct customer engagements.



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