Technology Consultant

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Miscellaneous

Requisition ID: 283291 Work Area: Customer Service and Support Expected Travel: 0 - 50% Career Status: Professional Employment Type: Regular Full Time COMPANY DESCRIPTION SAP started in 1972 as a team of five colleagues with a desire to do something new. Together, they changed enterprise software and reinvented how business was done. Today, as a market leader in enterprise application software, we remain true to our roots. That's why we engineer solutions to fuel innovation, foster equality and spread opportunity for our employees and customers across borders and cultures. SAP values the entrepreneurial spirit, fostering creativity and building lasting relationships with our employees. We know that a diverse and inclusive workforce keeps us competitive and provides opportunities for all. We believe that together we can transform industries, grow economics, lift up societies and sustain our environment. Because it's the best-run businesses that make the world run better and improve people's lives. Location: Alpharetta, GA (and various client sites nationwide) Purpose and Objective: Ariba Inc. seeks a Technology Consultant at our Alpharetta, GA location and various client sites nationwide to be responsible for delivering outcomes of assigned projects. Expectations and Tasks: Work independently on topics while setting priorities having sole responsibility. Support complex issues in the area of cross-functional or cross-country projects. Take decisions/solutions to enhance essentially current and future design and strategy. Enhance complex systems/processes. Advanced technical, business, and project skills relevant for job; Communicate clear and conveying processes & policies in a way that others can understand. Advocate end user by having a deep understanding of end user needs, behaviors and usage patterns. Promote the role of User Experience, thorough understanding of contemporary user-centered design methodologies & practices and ability to integrate those into current and future development efforts. Execute technical feasibility studies / solution reviews. Define / review technical blueprint for internal IT projects. Customize and develop enhancements. Implement the solutions. Provide technical documentation. Execute and support problem management and continuous improvement. Participate in de-escalation activities. Contribute to the Build to Run engagement. Contribute to the definition of technical standards and frameworks. 50% travel required to various client sites nationwide. Education and Qualifications/Skills and Competencies: Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, or related field of study and 1 year of experience required. The company will also accept a Master's degree and 0 years of experience. Work Experience: Experience or coursework must involve the following: Architect, blueprint, design, and realize technical landscape and configurations and lead customers' technical teams to achieve their goals during implementation; Detailed knowledge of relevant SAP procurement solutions like SAP Ariba, SAP SRM, SAP ECC and non-SAP technologies (e.g. databases, software stacks and infrastructure components); Develop SAP Reports, ABAP Objects, ABAP programs, forms, ALE, EDI interfaces; Design solution to facilitate cloud integration and perform detailed planning of technical process implementation and identify any technical process gaps, and provide alternatives to design teams; SAP ERP Technical know-how to troubleshoot and debug system integration; Produce technical specification document for the technical and integration team after analyzing functional and business requirement documents; Plan and estimate technical workstream activities based on the customizations determined from functional specifications; Determine 'TO-BE' processes with best fit alternatives and vet these with customer business unit representatives across the globe to secure their alignment; Responsible for assessing technical issues and developing system solutions for the deployment; and Provide support for escalated projects and system optimization, perform issue and status tracking, as well as provide weekly updates and escalate critical issues to Team and Project. 50% travel required to various client sites nationwide. Travel: 50% travel required to various client sites nationwide. Internal use only: reference code lhrs4262 EX:OUT WHAT YOU GET FROM US Success is what you make it. At SAP, we help you make it your own. A career at SAP can open many doors for you. If you're searching for a company that's dedicated to your ideas and individual growth, recognizes you for your unique contributions, fills you with a strong sense of purpose, and provides a fun, flexible and inclusive work environment - apply now. SAP'S DIVERSITY COMMITMENT To harness the power of innovation, SAP invests in the development of its diverse employees. We aspire to leverage the qualities and appreciate the unique competencies that each person brings to the company. SAP is committed to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity and to providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you are interested in applying for employment with SAP and are in need of accommodation or special assistance to navigate our website or to complete your application, please send an e-mail with your request to Recruiting Operations Team. ( or, APJ:, EMEA: Requests for reasonable accommodation will be considered on a case-by-case basis. Successful candidates might be required to undergo a background verification with an external vendor. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability: Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their age, race, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability. Successful candidates might be required to undergo a background verification with an external vendor. Additional Locations: Virtual - Canada Nearest Major Market: Alpharetta Nearest Secondary Market: Atlanta Job Segment: ERP, SAP, Developer, Cloud, ABAP, Technology

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