SAP PI Integration Architect

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Location
Bratislava, Georgia
Salary
Competitive
Posted
03 Nov 2016
Closes
03 Jan 2017
Ref
2765885
Sector
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
You will be working within SAP COE Technical Delivery Team driving world class technical design for application integrations leveraging SAP PI. Support delivery business streams with integration architecture across SAP functional domains, specializing Logistics, Project systems and Finance domains.
Hands on SAP technical capabilities, application of methodologies and practices that support and enhance business objectives, strategic goals and enterprise integration architecture.

Essential Responsibilities

As the Staff Software Architect you will:
  • Participate in the domain technical and business discussions relative to future architect direction.
  • Responsible for SAP PI Technical designs and Integration architecture as part of SAP COE Integration Delivery team.
  • A strategic thinker from a solid technical background, experiences in IT Solution, Application Integrations and a solid record of Delivery implementations across a wide range of disciplines.
  • Understand the complexity and nuances in various phases of SAP projects with industry specific issues through an ITIL view.
  • Experience with global template deployment and integrations with multiple SAP modules.
  • Well-versed in ASAP implementation methodology, in managing all aspects of solution delivery both as hands on functional expert and also as a team lead/manager.;
  • Good understanding of existing and emerging technologies in SAP PI based Integration.
  • Specializing in the design, planning, support and deployment of global SAP implementations.
  • Support the development software and data delivery platforms that are service-oriented with reusable components that can be orchestrated together into different methods for different businesses.
  • Research and evaluate emerging technology, industry and market trends to assist in project development and/or operational support activities.






Qualifications/Requirements

Basic Qualificaitons

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or in "STEM" Majors (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) or equivalent knowledge/experience
  • Considerable relevant
    experience implementing and supporting SAP PI / PO with specialism in one or
    more components such as SAP ABAP, Portal, Java technologies; specializing in
    the solution design, planning, support and deployment of global SAP
    implementations.
  • Should have worked in at least 3 full life cycle implementations
  • Strong background assisting in technical integration architectural design, planning and managing SAP technical delivery



  • Additional Eligibility Qualifications

    GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen.

    Desired Characteristics

    • Strong English verbal & written communication skills, and the ability to interact professionally with a diverse global group, executives, managers, and subject matter experts
    • Strong background assisting in technical integration architectural design, planning and managing SAP technical delivery
    • Strong ERP strategic and governance leadership skills, driving business transformation at enterprise level across multiple businesses
    • Demonstrate a combination of strong leadership skills with sound SAP technical knowledge and an ability to clearly communicate key recommendations to stakeholders
    • Complete project based work keeping a focus on hitting key project milestones
    • Team leadership experience with excellent interpersonal skills and people centric approach to understand employee needs as well as to manage employee expectations
    • Self-motivator and result oriented to complete task as per timelines
    • Must have good analytical and problem solving skills
    • Positive attitude - goes the extra mile, is committed, willing to take on challenges and has a can-do mind-set
    • Strong SAP PI / PO & ABAP Technical know how with good understanding of cross functional domains e.g. PS, SD, MM, FI-CO,PP, PM, etc
    • Good understanding of Application Integration, BPM, Communication protocols
    • Technical solution architecture capabilities
    • Participates in domain technical and business discussions relative to future architecture direction aligning with business goals
    • Gathers and analyzes data and develops architectural requirements at project level, aligning architectural requirements with software development strategy
    • Reviews exceptions and makes recommendations to architectural standards at a domain level
    • Understands technical and business discussions relative to future architecture direction aligning with business goals
    • Understands concepts of setting and driving architecture direction
    • Familiar with elements of gathering architecture requirements
    • Understands architecture standards concepts to apply to project work
    • Understand key cross-functional concepts that impact the organization; is aware of business priorities and organizational dynamics
    • Coaches and mentors team members
    • Familiar with concepts of costing hardware and software components. Works to assure work is on-time and within budget
    • Delivers tasks on-time with alignment to architectural goals. Can identify and raise issues, risks and benefits
    • Participates in change initiatives by implementing new directions and providing appropriate information and feedback
    • Applies values, policies, procedures and precedent to make timely, routine decisions of limited, clear choice
    • Reacts open-mindedly to new perspectives or ideas. Considers different or unusual solutions when appropriate
    • Resolves day-to-day issues related to strategy implementation. Escalates issues that impact the client and/or strategic initiatives
    • Must be willing to work out of an office located in Atlanta, GA / Bratislava, Slovakia
  • Should have worked in at least 3 full life cycle implementations
  • Strong background assisting in technical integration architectural design, planning and managing SAP technical delivery




  • Should have worked in at least 3 full life cycle implementations
  • Strong background assisting in technical integration architectural design, planning and managing SAP technical delivery

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