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Senior SAP Solution Architect

Location:  Wrocław
Other locations:  Primary Location Only
Salary: Competitive
Date:  26 Jun 2024

Job description

Requisition ID:  1501610

Let us introduce you the job offer by EY GDS Poland – a member of the global integrated service delivery center network by EY.


The opportunity


As an SAP Solution Architect, you will be responsible for providing technical expertise and leadership in SAP implementations, migrations, and transformations. You will collaborate closely with clients to understand their business needs and design SAP solutions that align with their strategic objectives. This role requires a deep understanding of SAP technologies, particularly in at last 2 functional areas and cloud offerings, as well as experience with migration methodologies such as brownfield, bluefield, and greenfield approaches. You will have great opportunity to extend your knowledge & experience through work on delivery and business development projects with the newest technologies and methodologies. You’ll support solution architecture development for ongoing projects or pursuit process.


Your key responsibilities


  • Utilize in-depth technical understanding of SAP, with a strong foundation in any of areas below and design and implement SAP solutions for clients:
    • Logistic foundation (SD/MM/EWM/IBP/SCP),
    • Finance foundation (FI/CO/PS/Group Reporting and Consolidation)
    • Technical foundation (BTP/ABAP/FIORI/Integration/BASIS)
  • You will use and extend your strong understanding of other 2 areas which are not a foundational for you.
  • Create SAP strategies and architecture roadmaps, including well-articulated views of transition stages toward the final goal by demonstrating the proficiency in SAP cloud offerings (e.g. SAP RISE) and leverage them effectively to meet client requirements.
  • Engage and communicate with stakeholders at all levels, including business leaders and IT professionals, to gather requirements, communicate project updates, and address concerns.
  • Apply knowledge of brownfield, bluefield, and greenfield methodologies to guide clients through migration and transformation projects.
  • Lead the migration of systems from ECC6.0 to S/4 HANA, ensuring smooth transitions and minimal disruption to business operations;
  • Define and document key design decisions based on the objective of the engagement
  • Serve as a SAP Solution Architect, providing expert guidance and support to project teams throughout the implementation lifecycle and developing implementations landscape and roadmap.
  • Act as a trusted advisor to clients, offering insights and recommendations to optimize their SAP landscapes and achieve their business goals.
  • Foster strong relationships within SAP Practice within EY globally.
  • Contribute to the continuous improvement of internal processes, methodologies, and best practices related to SAP solutions and people management and development.


Skills and attributes for success


  • Minimum of 3 years of experience as an SAP Solution Architect or similar role.
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in running international and diverse teams comprising of SAP Subject Matter Experts.
  • Extensive experience with SAP technologies, with strong hands on at least in one of the areas:
    • Logistics
    • Finance
    • Technology
  • Proven expertise in SAP cloud offerings and their integration with on-premises systems.
  • Strong understanding of migration methodologies, with hands-on experience in ECC6.0 to S/4 HANA migrations.
  • Demonstrated ability to lead technical solution design and implementation efforts.


To qualify for the role, you must have


  • Excellent stakeholder management skills, with the ability to effectively communicate with clients and internal teams.
  • Comfortable working in a client-facing role, with a focus on building long-term relationships and delivering exceptional service.
  • Ease in engaging and communicating with stakeholders at all levels, including business leaders and IT professionals, to gather requirements, communicate project updates, and address concerns.
  • Continuous improvement approach to take care of internal processes, methodologies, and best practices related to SAP solutions and people management and development
  • Fluency in English


Ideally, you’ll also have


  • SAP certifications (e.g., SAP Activate Associate, SAP Certified Technology Associate) are a plus.
  • German language skills will be an advantage


What we offer


EY Global Delivery Services (GDS) is a dynamic and truly global delivery network. We work across ten locations –  Argentina, China, Hungary, India, the Philippines, Poland, Sri Lanka, Mexico, Spain and the United Kingdom – and with teams from all EY service lines, geographies and sectors, playing a vital role in the delivery of the EY growth strategy. From accountants to coders to advisory consultants, we offer a wide variety of fulfilling career opportunities that span all business disciplines. In GDS, you will collaborate with EY teams on exciting projects and work with well-known brands from across the globe. We’ll introduce you to an ever-expanding ecosystem of people, learning, skills and insights that will stay with you throughout your career.

  • Continuous learning: You’ll develop the mindset and skills to navigate whatever comes next.
  • Success as defined by you: We’ll provide the tools and flexibility, so you can make a meaningful impact, your way.
  • Transformative leadership: We’ll give you the insights, coaching and confidence to be the leader the world needs.
  • Diverse and inclusive culture: You’ll be embraced for who you are and empowered to use your voice to help others find theirs.


About EY

EY | Building a better working world


EY exists to build a better working world, helping to create long-term value for clients, people and society and build trust in the capital markets.

Enabled by data and technology, diverse EY teams in over 150 countries provide trust through assurance and help clients grow, transform and operate.

Working across assurance, consulting, law, strategy, tax and transactions, EY teams ask better questions to find new answers for the complex issues facing our world today.


If you can demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.

The exceptional EY experience. It’s yours to build.

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