SAP Solution Architect

Competitive | Halifax Road | Permanent
Posted 11 months ago

An exciting opportunity for a SAP Solution Architect to work on a SAP S/4 HANA implementation based in West Yorkshire.
The Role:
• You will provide architectural and “big picture” oversight for the implementation of functionality across the SAP landscape and associated satellite systems, ensuring solutions adhere to the clients technology principles.• Be a design authority for the adoption of best practice standard SAP functionality, providing control against bespoke/customised functionality, unless presented with a clear and signed-off business case.
•You will provide assurance for the quality of SAP functional deliverables.
• Develop and maintain functional roadmaps for the use of SAP.
• Ensure all SAP functional risks are identified and documented, and effective mitigating controls are defined and implemented.
• Influence the strategic SAP technology decisions through feedback and collaborative working with the SAP Platform Architect.
• Undertake the role of Project Technical Lead for large/complex SAP Projects/Programmes, being accountable for:
The overall technical solution for the defined business requirements, ensuring adherence to the architectural principles and standards, and the use of existing patterns.

Experience Required:
• Proven track record of large scale SAP solution delivery, preferably in the utilities sector, undertaking a senior architectural role.
• Detailed knowledge of integration between SAP modules core to the client
• Strong ability to articulate business master data requirements in relation to solution design.
• Proficient at making use of standard configuration objects to deliver industry standard SAP solutions.
• Solid understanding of Segregation of Duties including experience of designing and implementing SAP security measures (roles and authorisation objects).
• Experience of designing flexible configuration/implementation patterns for recurring business activities e.g. contract renewals, partner onboardings, new companies, etc.
• Advanced awareness of latest SAP enhancement pack functionality and benefits to the client
• Understanding of architectural roles, domains, methodologies and design strategies.
• Experience of formal structured methodologies for solution design.
• Experience of undertaking technical leadership for a team of senior technical roles, providing direction and influence to ensure completion of activities.
• Experience of developing and maintaining effective internal and external relationships at senior levels within an organisation (e.g. Directors, Tier 2s).
For immediate consideration please send your CV to

For more information about this role, please contact:

Laura Swift
01423 874566

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