Posted: Tuesday, August 29, 2017 11:32 AM
Work Area: Software:Development Operations
Expected Travel: 0 : 10
Career Status: Professional
Employment Type: Regular Full Time
As market leader in enterprise application software, SAP helps companies of all sizes and industries innovate through simplification. From the back office to the boardroom, warehouse to storefront, on premise to cloud, desktop to mobile device : SAP empowers people and organizations to work together more efficiently and use business insight more effectively to stay ahead of the competition. SAP applications and services enable customers to operate profitably, adapt continuously, and grow sustainably.
We don't just create game:changers like the SAP HANA in:memory database and real:time analytics, we develop technologies that make a real impact on the world. SAP helps companies revolutionize everything from cancer treatments to flood prevention. We invest in research that can save lives, and we're passionate about sustainability and social responsibility. Come join us and help us change the world, while working in an enriching and fulfilling environment.
SAP Cloud Architecture and Engineering is currently seeking a self:driven Senior Architect for the multi:cloud team in Palo Alto, CA. The candidate is responsible for strategic leadership, oversight and implementation of solutions and collateral developed by the Cloud Architecture and Engineering team. Leading cross:functional teams for efficient business operations are essential responsibilities of this leadership role. Working in a team environment, the Multi:cloud architect will be responsible for providing technology consulting to external customers and internal project teams. The focus of this role will be around AWS, Azure, and Google Cloud Platform deployments for internal customers. The Architect will be responsible for providing technical leadership and/or support in the creation and delivery of technology solutions designed to meet customers' business needs and, consequently, for understanding customers' businesses. As a trusted advisor, the Architect will create and maintain effective customer relationships to ensure customer satisfaction. The highly motivated individual will maintain knowledge of leading edge technologies and industry/market domain knowledge. The Architect will provide account team support for complex projects/programs to include business and technical solutions for throughout the pre:sales process and the planning, design, implementation and support to ensure the information technology (IT) solutions strategy and architecture align with business strategy.
Duties and Responsibilities
:Technology and business enablement advocate to advise the best practice methods in how to utilize IT to drive competitive advantage
:Provide expert guidance to customers, driving solution architecture, and ensuring solution strategy is optimally aligned with business strategy
:Ability to develop pre:sales material, detailed project plans and work breakdown structures
:Ability to develop Architecture Specification deliverables that map customer business requirements to solution / technologies
:Create and implement a solution roadmap and select the right infrastructure and technology platform or product based on in:depth knowledge of one and broad knowledge of other technologies
:Able to independently complete solution implementation or application design deliverables
:Able to learn quickly, and keep pace with the rapid changes in the IT industry particularly in cloud and mobility
:Mentor others and assist them with their professional development
:Assist with the evolution of the business cadence for the SAP Cloud Architecture and Engineering team
:Provide effective leadership, development, coaching and guidance to the team, and Lines of Business of SAP
:Collaborate with business partners (e.g. account managers, sales, procureme
• Location: San Mateo
• Post ID: 78812718 sanmateo