IBM SAP Cloud Architect - Technical Leader in St Louis, Missouri
At IBM, Technical Solution Architects work to understand needs and then create complex high-quality solutions that make meaningful impact. You’ll be responsible for overall leadership and delivery of the solutions from requirement gathering through implementation. You’ll use your in-depth knowledge of leading-edge products and technologies along with industry and business skills to influence outcomes.
Your Role and Responsibilities
IBM Cloud is looking for an individual with a strong entrepreneurial attitude who can ideate, collaborate & innovate, working with both vendors as well as internal engineering, design, and devops teams. This individual will be a self-starter who can assist with market research, identify and complete use cases, and develop solutions & requirements around SAP Cloud architecture. The candidate has deep experience developing in an agile environment with multiple stakeholder organizations. The individual will work in a collaborative and diverse team environment. The role requires cross-functional communication to executive management and decision making in order to drive SAP Solutions and services objectives.
Primarily the individual will be a SAP Cloud Solution Architect and Technical Leader.
Develops and owns Solution architecture and Delivery Team’s backlog, ensures user stories are written and acceptance criteria are met, and demos the working features internally and externally.
Gathers requirements and collaborates with designing and developing user experience workflows.
Collaborates with stakeholders and development teams to ensure successful implementation of new or enhanced functionality for the product.
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
10+ years of experience in an architect/development lead role
8+ years of experience in developing, deploying, and architecting SAP solutions
5+ years of experience in deploying workloads in a cloud (IaaS) environment
Team leadership experience
Domain expertise with identified SAP ERP solutions (S/4HANA, BW/4HANA, Business One for HANA, Solution Manager, and SAP Business Suite)
Experience in developing or providing technical architectures for SAP software deployment
Strong experience in automation technologies
Strong Experience building cloud solutions
Experience with CICD/Devops
Experience in working Agile/Scrum development
Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Highly responsible, motivated, able to work with little direction
Ability to work independently, Self-Starter
Good documentation Skills
Ability to learn new technologies
Experience with automated deployments of applications using Ansible and Terraform
About Business Unit
Digitization is accelerating the ongoing evolution of business, and clouds - public, private, and hybrid - enable companies to extend their existing infrastructure and integrate across systems. IBM Cloud provides the security, control, and visibility that our clients have come to expect. We are working to provide the right tools and environment to combine all of our client’s data, no matter where it resides, to respond to changing market dynamics.
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For additional information about location requirements, please discuss with the recruiter following submission of your application.
IBM intends this job to be performed entirely outside of Colorado.
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