SAP Architect, SAP Digital Manufacturing; Process Industries Job in Walldorf/St. Leon-Rot, Germany

Requisition ID: 189778

Work Area: Software-Development Operations

Location: Walldorf/St. Leon-Rot

Expected Travel: 0 - 20%

Career Status: Professional

Employment Type: Regular Full Time


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Digital Manufacturing Development Organization is providing innovative end-to-end solutions to run manufacturing operations in efficient, flexible and robust way. As a unit within SAP Products & Innovations, we build innovative applications for manufacturing, leveraging the newest technical capabilities. Industry 4.0 is just not a buzzword for us! At the Hannover Fairs in the past years, we’ve demonstrated and impressed audiences with futuristic manufacturing solutions capable of handling lot size 1 for personalized products. We are also a global organization with a highly motivated development team based out of Germany, USA, India, China & Ukraine.

Having a sophisticated E2E solution for discrete manufacturing, our objective is to extend our offering for Process Manufacturing based on the current assets in SAP S/4HANA Cloud and SAP Digital Manufacturing Cloud. To augment this new program, we are looking for experienced Architects with interest and experience in manufacturing. We are looking for enthusiastic professionals who will be defining and shaping the new solution, working closely with peers & stakeholders within LoB Manufacturing and other business units and network inside and outside SAP.



Digital Manufacturing is a fast-growing LoB, and the Architect should fulfill the following responsibilities:

  • Takeover the technical ownership & architecture for scenarios relevant for the process industries

  • Definition of high-level backlog items

  • Close collaboration with the development teams, product owners to ensure “in-time” and “high-quality” developments

  • Guide & mentor development team to build a highly performant & scalable application for cloud environment


  • Good understanding of OO Concepts, Development Experience in JAVA or UI5/Fiori.

  • Knowledge and hands on experience in in cloud applications

  • Understanding of TAM, Experience in writing ACD, Solution Design, Business case, Document, Test Cases & Code Reviews

  • Minimum of 6 years overall professional experience

  • Fluent English and German language skills

  • University degree, MBA or equivalent experience


  • Prior experience as Architect or Project Manager

  • Prior experience in creation of Business Blueprint Document

  • Good integration knowledge with other components within SAP ECC / S/4HANA

  • Experience in Manufacturing Execution / MES (manufacturing execution systems) / MII (manufacturing intelligence and integration)

  • Certifications in SAP Manufacturing/Supply Chain or equivalent industry degree/certification


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