SAP Delivery Solution Architect - Permanent

SAP, lot of experience, consultant
United Kingdom

You’re a passionate and critical process thinker with an eye for the user experience – someone who thinks first and acts later. You know exactly how to find gaps, spot domains that are not optimally aligned or detect mistakes that are being overlooked, in any business process - no matter how small. 

You dare to question our organization’s business processes, data models and application landscape, mapping out “what do we have” to “what do we need” in detail, before actual projects kick off - to save development teams from trouble down the road. Because problems will arise – but it’s your responsibility to guard any project scope that optimizes our internal business processes. You understand data models and IT landscapes can be complex, but it’s vital for an organization’s business-critical applications and data models to be continually aligned. 

About delaware

We exist to help our clients reach their full potential, by applying our common sense, business experience and passion for technology. 

Delaware is a global consultancy that partners with leading technology providers such as SAP (Platinum Partner) and Microsoft to deliver advanced digital solutions. We develop, innovate and implement technology transformations guiding our clients towards an intelligent future.

Everyone at Delaware is a steward of the business. We are building for the future and for those that succeed us and we take responsibility for our relationship with the social and ecological environment.

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Kaitlynn Cloke

What will you be doing?

  • You"ll map out business processes company-wide and are able to provide recommendations to continually improve them and guarantee buy-in of the business for projects to adapt data models and application integrations company wide.
  • You'll tear down data silos in order to improve visibility on data and its flows throughout the company.
  • You'll derive detailed data models and application integrations for each business process related to customers, employees and projects - and take ownership of them.
  • You'll translate new business needs into data requirements to establish new or improve upon data models and application integrations.
  • You'll design data models and application integrations always with security in mind (GDPR).
  • You'll assess existing interfaces between applications and recommend updates to keep them in line with evolving data models.
  • You"ll contribute to the Enterprise / Solution Architecture roadmap, continually aligning evolving business needs and technology. 

Is there a match?

  • have +5 years of experience in a similar role, preferably in the IT consultancy world
  • are familiar with one or more Enterprise Architecture tools (e.g. LeanIX, Ardoq, Orbus) and have knowledge of one or more Enterprise Architecture frameworks (e.g. TOGAF)
  • have experience with data modeling tools (e.g. Visio, LucidChart)
  • Must have enough functional knowledge to lead and be the "go-to" person for all design related discussions.
  • Must be able drive and design a cohesive E2E architecture and flow (using inputs from functional teams both SAP and non-SAP).
  • Must have breadth of SAP products and services in general.
  • S/4HANA public cloud expertise is preferred.
  • have at least theoretical knowledge of database technologies (both relational and non-relational)
  • are familiar with patterns (e.g. integration hubs) and know how to apply them to our IT application landscape;

Our Culture and Values

We attract and retain only the best people who share our values and thrive in our culture. We strive for the highest levels of excellence in all that we do – with our clients, our people, our business, our careers.

We do the right thing to satisfy our clients, combining quiet confidence and a human touch.  We are open, positive, enthusiastic and energetic. At Delaware we value and invest in personal competence as much as technical competence and we all want to help each other succeed. We value diversity for the breadth of perspectives and skills it brings us and the better results it produces.

We enjoy each other’s company. We work hard together and we have fun together. We trust one another.

Underpinning our culture are our core values. They are a living part of our daily interactions, influencing what we do and how we do it. They guide how we work with our colleagues, customers, and partners.

Care - we take responsibility. Commitment - we commit, we deliver. Community -  we are better together. Respect - inclusive and diverse. Entrepreneurship - we cherish creativity and drive

Let's meet!

Come have a chat with us and tell us all about your skills, talents and previous experience.

Are you keen to help us grow our Solution Architect team? Make sure to connect with us if you have any questions whatsoever.

Click the Apply now button below and hopefully we’ll get to meet each other soon!

Right to work

Please note that it is a legal requirement that you have the right to work in the UK by the time you commence employment.  We therefore ask those shortlisted for interview to provide evidence of their right to work in the UK during the recruitment process.  

Delaware holds a sponsor licence but not all roles are suitable for sponsorship, especially as, in some cases, individuals are required to work on long term client contracts, and this is not permitted under the sponsorship regime. Also, in some case individuals may be required to work in Ireland or elsewhere in Europe at short notice.  If you do not currently have the right to work in the UK we will still consider your application.  

If your application is successful beyond the first interview stage we will consider whether sponsorship is a possibility or, where appropriate, whether there are any other immigration options available but unfortunately we cannot guarantee that sponsorship will always be possible.

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