SAP IT Central Business Partner Specialist Job in Walldorf/St. Leon-Rot, Germany

Requisition ID: 185016

Work Area: Information Technology

Location: Walldorf or Newtown Square

Expected Travel: 0 - 10%

Career Status: Professional

Employment Type: Regular Full Time


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As part of SAP’s IT Services organization, Enterprise Data Technology (EDT) is responsible for providing consultancy & technology expertise in the areas of data management mastering data migration, integration, quality and governance projects in SAP’s hybrid (cloud onPremise) system landscape.

Here we act as the Business’ trusted advisor and expert, driving together the simplification of business processes based on a user-centric approach. In a joint responsibility with the respective business teams, we identify strategic priorities, determine the portfolio and corresponding execution plans.

We are hiring an IT Technology Consultant joining the EDT team, who will act as go to person and cross organizational specialist for business partner topics, in the context of CRM, ERP and S4/HANA with specific focus on General Data Protection Regulation topics.


In this role we see the following main responsibilities and tasks:

  • Support IT’s strategic programs with technical business partner master data expertise in different solutions like CRM, ERP, S4/HANA, MDG and SAP’s cloud portfolio.

  • Act as go to person analyzing and understanding the dependencies of business partner data in a complex and hybrid system landscape, analyze requirements, assess feasibility, effort, risk.

  • Design and implement technical solutions to evolve the business partner definition in our system landscape making it ready to support new business models, like digitalization, cloud vs. on premise business, identity management etc..

  • Coordinate, connect & collaborate closely with all affected IT units and different LoBs

  • Co-Innovate closely with the standard development teams from Products & Innovation providing continuous feedback, act as early adopter and help to shape the future product roadmap

  • Work in an agile and international development environment which requires the individual to be self-driven, take decisions independently and be flexible.

  • Plan and execute handover of project deliverables in his/her area of responsibility to IT application operations & service center, who cover the day to day application operation, maintenance & support.


  • Bachelor or Master’s degree or equivalent in information technology

  • Knowledge of the business partner data domain in systems like SAP CRM, SAP ERP, yMkt etc. and its data management processes.

  • Background in business analysis & requirements gathering and their translation into technical language

  • Technical development background in ABAP, ABAP-OO, Java and SAP Cloud Platform. (ReactJS and AngularJS are a plus)

  • Proven track record of successful projects, ideally in the areas of data management

  • Experience in working with international teams across lines of business

  • Ability to structure complex topics, ideally with (agile) project management experience

  • Excellent problem solving and communication skills

  • High level of motivation, flexibility and agility

  • Fluent in English (German is a plus)


  • At least 3 years work experience in Consulting or Information Technology


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