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SAP Solution Architect

Job Information
LocationRecruitment Agency / Vacancy in South Africa. Johannesburg
SalaryR700K – R600K
Job TypePermanent
Experience6 years

Job Description

If you are a SAP Solutions Architect looking for a new challenge, then this may be the opportunity you are looking for.

The ideal candidate will have a broad experience in Consulting practices and methodologies, global implementation experience and strong sales experience.


• Deliver sales revenue targets through team based selling

• Support qualification of initial leads and determine appropriate bid team.

• Own bid lifecycle for smaller bids whilst contributing to larger bids

• Lead / support complex and outside the norm customer bid opportunities

• Act as a quality assurance on proposals documents and presentations written by less experienced team members

• To be part of the initial project delivery team in order to architect the solution design and de-risk the project

• To build strong industry/partner relationships

• To develop own skill set to maintain ‘thought leadership’ status in customer’s and peers eyes

• Mentor Solutions Managers / Managing Consultants to become Solution Architects

Qualifications and Experience:

• Educated to degree level or equivalent

• Extensive minimum experience in relevant technology (e.g. SAP) and/or business area - with 6 project lifecycles

• Experience on many projects in different roles, e.g. team resource, team leader, SME and QA, led integration testing, project managed smaller projects or part of larger projects.

• Worked on project across multiple applications, SAP and non-SAP.

• Able to lead inception and design phases

• Able to perform an active role in risk identification and mitigation

• Must have strong SAP Retail skills and background in SAP ERP Retail.

- Configuration experience across all retail areas (MM and SD experience as well) – integration to SAP FI

- Strong Retail business process knowledge from Planning, Merchandising, Supply chain and in store execution.

- Strong Technical understanding of the SAP retail solution (how the application works on a technical level and not just from an application point of view)

- Able to debug ABAP code (this is a plus)

- Understanding of different methods of integration (ALE/IDOC, enterprise services)

- Clear understanding of SAP SOA strategies

- Clear understanding of SAP Retail business extension sets and functionality

• Clear understanding and knowledge in other SAP Retail products (functionality availability and architecture) in order to communicate with SME and Solution Architects in solution design

- SAP Price Optimisation






- SAP Netweaver (good understanding of SAP technical architecture)

- Integration into POS systems

- Integration to SAP FI

Interested candidates can forward their comprehensive written applications to the following e-mail: or fax to: 086 600 7977, you can also contact Nicola 011 807 8064

Correspondence will only be conducted with short listed candidates. Should you not hear from us within 3 working days after the closing date, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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