SAP Chief Architect

  • 51490
  • 04 Aug 2019
  • Schenectady, NY
  • Manufacturing
  • $120,000 - $150,000

Job Description

SAP Chief Architect

General Description: The SAP Chief Innovation lead is directly responsible for helping with SAP Roadmap, SAP solution architecture and establish, maintain, and execute the SAP Support Operations and project execution.

SAP Operations
 

  • Supports and leads initiatives that require significant cross functional teamwork. Handles program definition, resourcing, issue escalation, budget, risk management and delivery.
  • Responsible SAP application support (Run operations) related to FI/CO, SD, MM, PP, WM, QM EHS and PM areas.
  • Demonstrates solid process knowledge of the chemical manufacturing industry which can be leveraged in leading SAP programs at SI Group.
  • Possesses extensive business, technical, and procedural knowledge to oversee overall standards and procedures of a business analyst and application development team.
  • Provides technical leadership and mentorship on software development tools, technology and Agile development methodologies.
  • Possesses a deep and comprehensive understanding of the applications functional and non-functional requirements.
  • Executes on continuous improvement of the existing software applications and architecture. Ensures quality work consistently.
  • Partner with other IT functions and Global business leaders to ensure proper focus on business requirements.
  • Leads projects, programs, portfolios across platforms as needed including ensuring current health of platforms as aligned to software vendors’ roadmaps
  • Owns delivery for all major SAP applications and platforms, ensuring an effective service performance both external and internal.

General

Support and promote the integration and standardization of business systems and processes 

Qualifications

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, Information Systems or Business or equivalent experience
  • 10+ years of work experience in information technology, with 6+ years of leading SAP operations and support in a global or multi-national environment.
  • Chemical industry experience is a plus.
  • Having SAP Certification is a plus.

WHAT CANDIDATES SAY ABOUT THIS RECRUITER:
Scott was very great to work with. I always knew where I stood in the process, had great response time with him and was a great person just to talk to and bounce ideas off of. I highly recommend him and feel as if I made a great friend in the process.
Christina Keller