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Date: Mar 18, 2019

City: Walldorf/St. Leon-Rot, BW, DE

Company: SAP

Requisition ID: 203642
Work Area: Consulting and Professional Services
Location: Walldorf/St. Leon-Rot
Expected Travel: 0 - 50%
Career Status: Professional
Employment Type: Regular Full Time

COMPANY DESCRIPTION

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.

PURPOSE AND OBJECTIVES

The Data Management & Landscape Transformation (DM & LT) team is a global Service Delivery organization within the Board Area Digital Business Services.

Changed business requirements often result in the realignment of a company’s business or corporate structure, which can be reflected in various IT-based activities: Data Management, Consolidation, harmonization and optimization of processes, reorganization of corporate structures as well as reduction of IT-complexity helps to realize our customer’s business goals. In fast pace changing market and business requirements, it is also essential to adopt digital platform for future innovation of business, e.g. SAP Leonardo, analytics with HANA, BW/4HANA and S/4HANA and cloud for future business sustainability.

We advise our national and international customers in strategy definition, conceptual planning and the realization of their business and technological transformation requirements for the digital economy. 

The service portfolio of DM & LT perfectly supports the evolving needs of our customers in ever changing economic environment while minimizing technology driven business disruption. DM & LT will significantly refine and grow it with SAP’s solutions around data. To facilitate this strategy, we are looking for experienced professionals in all areas of SAP systems with a strong architectural, functional and/or development background.

The DM & LT team offers a full solution package - service/support/product - encompassing advisory, solution architect, project management, consulting. The service portfolio ranges from short term engagements to long-term customer projects.

It’s our mission to “enable customer’s business to intelligently connect people, data and processes”.

EXPECTATIONS AND TASKS

 

As a DM & LT Consultant, your job will involve working in a global team focusing on international customer projects in all regions to realize planned changes in productive SAP ECC and SAP S/4 HANA application and landscapes such ILM GDPR implementation, data conversions and migrations.

 

The main tasks include:

  • Conducting feasibility studies and system analyses (supported by SAP DM & LT products and tools) to scope and plan the required solution approach to support customers
  • Identifying customer needs and designing the appropriate solution proposal
  • Facilitating workshops and discussions
  • Delivering ILM, ILM GDPR and other Data Management projects remotely and on site in close collaboration with people in different roles and locations, and with different areas and levels of expertise (for example, customer engagement lead, developers, product owners, solution architects, or support engineers)
  • Maintaining trustful relationships with people, both externally on customer/partner side and internally
  • Contributing to DM & LT solution development and standardization (service and software)

We also expect:

  • Continuous learning about new technologies, products, procedures, and from experience
  • Supporting knowledge sharing initiatives (e.g. Focus Groups, Mentoring)
  • Strong team player attitude: actively establish relationships and motivate through inspiration
  • Show passion on the job: act as a role model, show authentic behavior, pride and enthusiasm in what you do

 

EDUCATION AND QUALIFICATIONS / SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES

 

We are looking for a Senior Consultant with the following profile:

 

  • Final degree (e.g. business administration, psychology, economics, computer sciences, sciences) or equivalent work experience
  • Profound knowledge on SAP technology & architecture and respective business process understanding
  • Good SAP ECC and SAP HANA native/platform/optimization knowledge are strong assets
  • Knowledge of Information Lifecycle Management (ILM), Archiving and other EIM and Data Management product knowledge is a strong  asset
  • Knowledge of SAP S/4 HANA is a strong asset
  • Knowledge of SAP LT or other ETL transformation software is an advantage
  • Fluent in German and English is mandatory, other language skills are a strong asset
  • Excellent communication skills across all hierarchy levels, both internally and externally
  • Advanced presentation and facilitation skills are a strong asset (e.g. visualization techniques, Design Thinking, etc.)
  • Sound project management skills, and project work experience
  • High affinity to SAP technology and SAP consulting
  • ABAP/ other languages like Java programming skills are strong assets
  • Ability to drive execution within own area of responsibility, and to align cross-topic objectives & approaches

 

WORK EXPERIENCE

 

  • Minimum of 3 to 5 years’ work experience in SAP Products (e.g. as a functional consultant with technical skills (SAP data model, ABAP)) or a minimum of 3 experience in data transformation projects and solutions (DM & LT Services or EIM Solutions).
  • Fundamental knowledge of, and implementation experience in ERP FI, CO, LO, SD or MM modules, as well as cloud solutions like Hybris, Ariba, Success Factors or extensive knowledge of, and implementation experience with MDG, Data Services.
  • Knowledge and experience in executing data migration and conversion projects, various data migration techniques and approaches as well as data management topics like Master Data Governance
  • Experience in BW, CRM, SCM, Industry Solutions, cloud solutions, Leonardo is a big benefit
  • Experience and proven track in customer interaction and international projects

 

WHAT YOU GET FROM US

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.

SAP'S DIVERSITY COMMITMENT
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.

SAP is committed to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity and to providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you are in need of accommodation or special assistance to navigate our website or to complete your application, please send an e-mail with your request to Recruiting Operations Team (Americas: Careers.NorthAmerica@sap.com or Careers.LatinAmerica@sap.com, APJ: Careers.APJ@sap.com, EMEA: Careers@sap.com).

Successful candidates might be required to undergo a background verification with an external vendor.

Additional Locations: Virtual - Germany


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