Posted: Wednesday, September 20, 2017 3:49 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.
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
:Channel incoming inquiries and requests by internal and external stakeholders to appropriate resolution.
:Assist in the ongoing development and execution of the Quarterly Business Reviews, helping direct inbound requirements and coordinating responses while developing metric based business insights to aid in executive data driven decision making
Education and Experience
:Bachelors degree in Computer Information Systems, Computer Science, or an equivalent combination of education, certification, and experience
:8 years of technology related project management experience
:5 years of experience of systems integration/administration within an agile organization implementing complex IT solutions
:6+ years of customer interaction in a technical, technical sales, or technical leadership role
:Experience in working in AWS, Azure or Google Cloud Platform
:Expert knowledge in one and Advanced knowledge of at least two in the following technology areas
:Core infrastructure, virtualization and systems, Cloud solutions (Public, Private, Hybrid), Network and security, Information management, Unified Communications, Mobility and WAN, Identity management, and Data and BI
:Excellent presentation skills as you will be required to present to customers and at events
:Demonstrated experience and expertise selling solutions to business decision:makers by reinforcing the
• Location: San Mateo
• Post ID: 81349542 sanmateo