SAP Industry Architect(FI/TR/BPC/Analytics background) Job in Taipei, Taiwan

Requisition ID: 162971

Work Area: Customer Service and Support

Expected Travel: 0 - 50%

Career Status: Professional

Employment Type: Regular Full Time

Career Level: T3

Recruiter Name: Cherry Xue

COMPANY DESCRIPTION

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.

Key Areas of Responsibility and Tasks

The Principal Business Consultant role is an active role that is customer focused and presents challenges. The position requires a combination of strategic and practical experience. The consultant needs to have capabilities in the following areas 

  • Independent execution of projects 

  • Leads a functional or business related community 

  • Contributes on various sales bids, including RFPs and demand generation 

  • Conducts basic value-based business cases for customers

Leadership 

  • Act as a Coach and role model for more junior colleagues 

  • Leads customer executives (indirect leadership) during project execution as well as in Sales cycles (consultative selling)

Advisory / Delivery 

  • Responsible for own and project team capacity utilization / KPIs and overall indirect leadership of team 

  • Evaluate, map and make proposals to align enterprise & IT architecture to fit the customer’s strategy 

  • Independent execution of complex projects or programs/deliverables

  • Different areas of roles involved

  • Demonstrating active leadership 

  • Project / Program lead

  • Manage complex projects and programs

  • Manage diverse teams and expectations 

  • Manage Run Simple initiatives

Sales 

  • Drive business development and support license & services sales in alignment with SAP ONE Service strategy 

  • Support sales in the evaluation process 

  • Support sales pursuits and proposals 

  • Have a strong network into SAP 

  • Sell and manage projects in the consultant’s area of expertise

Thought Leadership / Innovation 

  • Contribute to a functional or business related community or practice, ideally leading such a work group 

  • Drive Knowledge Management and Innovation activities 

  • Act as a Mentor for less experienced colleagues

One Service / Max Attention Next Generation

To act as: 

  • Business Transformation Lead

  • Service & Support Lead

Experience & Language Requirements

Work Experience:

  • 8 - 10 years’ consulting experience (or equivalent business expertise)

Specialized Expertise: 

  • Expert in at least one industry (Business Expert) 

  • Expert in at least one line of business 

  • Expert in (Digital) Business Transformation topics: BPM, Enterprise Architecture, Organizational Change Management, Value Management, Project/Program Management, Innovation Management, Strategic Roadmaps, Cloud Transformation, TCO, Digital Transformation, Internet of Things (IoT) etc. 

  • Value Management best related to industry expertise & LoB

Managerial Expertise 

  • Functional coordination of large teams (internal, external, virtual) 

  • Act as a coach for colleagues, partners & customers

SAP Specific Expertise

  • Overall SAP Corporate Strategy and SAP Product Strategy Knowledge Knowledge of the latest SAP Strategy (for example 2015 Digital Transformation Whitepaper) and their related pillars including the capability to discuss this with the customer

SAP Product Knowledge Advanced knowledge of: 

  • SAP Product Portfolio (on premise and cloud solutions, S/4HANA) / SAP standard solution and service offerings 

  • SAP Next Generation solutions and services (e.g. S/4HANA, Fiori (Mobility, UX), Cloud) 

  • Industry Solutions (in related industry area) 

  • SAP Product Roadmap (in related industry area)

Methodologies & Standards 

  • Where applicable, project management methodologies and standards (PMI/PMBOK, PRINCE2 etc.) 

  • Where applicable Enterprise Architecture Frameworks, like TOGAF / SAP Architecture 

  • Where applicable Business Process Management Methodologies 

  • (e.g. BPR (Business Process Reengineering), TQM (Total Quality Management), Balanced Scorecard, Six Sigma)

Soft Skills 

  • Professional Presentation & Pyramidal Thinking 

  • Customer Communication & Presentation (Senior Mgmt. Level) 

  • Meeting Moderation 

  • Leadership & Management 

  • Sales

English: Fluent

Education

Master or equivalent

Professional Training & Certification

Sample Training & Certification Recommendations: 

  • Trainings in multiple BTS disciplines like Enterprise Architecture, Business Process Management, Value Management, Organizational Change Management, Program and Project Management, 

  • Additional for all Professional Consultants: BTM², SAP Architecture, GBTM and GBIM, Value Management Master Class 

  • For further training recommendations please visit the BTS Training curriculum

At least one Professional external certification, like PMI or an SAP internal certification, like 

  • SAP professional Architect (Code: PEA1) is highly recommended 

  • Plus: One SAP product certification is highly recommended 

  • For further training recommendations like S/4HANA please visit the "Service and Support Academy "

SAP Internal Tools and Methodologies 

  • SAP Value Lifecycle Manager 

  • SAP Solution Explorer 

  • SAP ADM (expert-based, design-based, assemble to order, industrialized) 

  • ASAP

  • SAP Activate 

  • SAP Solution Manager

One Service / Max Attention Next Generation 

  • PBCs acting as BTL: Learning Map BTL 

  • PBCs acting as S & SL: Learning Map S & SL

SAP'S DIVERSITY COMMITMENT

To harness the power of innovation, SAP invests in the development of its diverse employees. We aspire to leverage the qualities and appreciate the unique competencies that each person brings to the company.

SAP is committed to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity and to providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you are interested in applying for employment with SAP and are in need of accommodation or special assistance to navigate our website or to complete your application, please send an e-mail with your request to Recruiting Operations Team (Americas: Careers.NorthAmerica@sap.com or Careers.LatinAmerica@sap.com , APJ: Careers.APJ@sap.com , EMEA: Careers@sap.com ). Requests for reasonable accommodation will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

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