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Consulting and Professional Services

BTS Data Architect - Regulated Industries

What we offer

Our company culture is focused on helping our employees enable innovation by building breakthroughs together. How? We focus every day on building the foundation for tomorrow and creating a workplace that embraces differences, values flexibility, and is aligned to our purpose-driven and future-focused work. We offer a highly collaborative, caring team environment with a strong focus on learning and development, recognition for your individual contributions, and a variety of benefit options for you to choose from. Apply now!



Location: Anywhere in the U.S.

Travel: must be open to up to 60 % travel (current, but subject to change when COVID restrictions are lifted)


BTS Job Description:

Overview: Business Transformation Services (BTS) is the strategic advisory arm of SAP’s Service & Support organization. We assist clients in achieving their Digital Transformation vision based on their SAP and other IT investments. BTS works at the program level and more broadly at the enterprise level to define, deliver, and measure strategic business outcomes.

The BTS Data Architect will lead innovation and digital transformation initiatives for SAP’s largest and most important customers. The responsibilities of this role include creating comprehensive data architectures and governance concepts (starting from the SAP Data Model) as well as developing strategic and tactical roadmaps charting the deployment of digital solutions SAP offers to help guide our customer’s strategic decision-making activities. 

The BTS Data Architect will provide comprehensive advice to our customers on long- and short-term opportunities for their key strategic imperatives and recommend innovations which anticipate the future direction of both business and IT stakeholders from a data architecture perspective.

Key Competencies:

  • Facilitate collaborative architecture discussions with our customers IT and business executives
  • Work effectively across multiple functions and teams to define clear requirements to achieve business outcomes – with particular focus on an overarching data architecture
  • Analyze key business and IT requirements from a data architecture and governance
  • Develop data architectures and governance concepts to support the evolution of enterprise business solution portfolios from current to future state
  • Identify improvement potentials within the Data Management
  • Influence transition states toward joint business outcomes building on SAP solution value


  • Excellent interpersonal skills in areas such as teamwork, facilitation, and negotiation - able to lead customer engagements at an executive level
  • Proven excellent knowledge in Data Architecture and Governance concepts as well as deep implementation knowledge in SAP ECC, S/4HANA and cloud solutions
  • Strong written, verbal communication and presentation skills; ability to present and discuss strategies and technical information in a manner that establishes rapport, persuades others, and establishes understanding for technical and non-technical audiences
  • Ability to estimate the financial impact of various solution architecture alternatives
  • 5+ years of SAP solution experience, 5+ years consulting experience
  • 10+ years of solution and/or architecture (business & IT) experience
  • MBA preferred
  • We are unable to sponsor or transfer visas for this position



We are SAP

SAP innovations help more than 400,000 customers worldwide work together more efficiently and use business insight more effectively. Originally known for leadership in enterprise resource planning (ERP) software, SAP has evolved to become a market leader in end-to-end business application software and related services for database, analytics, intelligent technologies, and experience management. As a cloud company with 200 million users and more than 100,000 employees worldwide, we are purpose-driven and future-focused, with a highly collaborative team ethic and commitment to personal development. Whether connecting global industries, people, or platforms, we help ensure every challenge gets the solution it deserves. At SAP, we build breakthroughs, together.


Our inclusion promise

SAP’s culture of inclusion, focus on health and well-being, and flexible working models help ensure that everyone – regardless of background – feels included and can run at their best. At SAP, we believe we are made stronger by the unique capabilities and qualities that each person brings to our company, and we invest in our employees to inspire confidence and help everyone realize their full potential. We ultimately believe in unleashing all talent and creating a better and more equitable world.


SAP is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to the values of Equal Employment Opportunity and provide accessibility accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you are interested in applying for employment with SAP and 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.


EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability:

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their age, race, religion, national origin, ethnicity, age, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, et al), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, or disability.

Requisition ID:314168 | Work Area: Consulting and Professional Services | Expected Travel: 0 - 60% | Career Status: Professional | Employment Type: Regular Full Time  | Additional Locations: 

BTS Data Architect - Regulated Industries

Facility:  314168
Posted Date:  Dec 24, 2021
Work Area:  Consulting and Professional Services
Career Status:  Professional
Employment Type:  Regular Full Time
Expected Travel:  0 - 60%

Washington, DC, US, 20005

Nearest Major Market: Washington DC

Job Segment: Data Architect, Database, Architecture, ERP, Consulting, Data, Engineering, Technology