Randstad SAP Architect in Kansas City, Missouri
Kansas City, MO
Friday, October 14, 2016
Randstad Technologies is seeking a SAP Architect for an opportunity in Kansas City, MO. This person will be in a pivotal role with a high degree of visibility. This person will need to have strong communication skills and presence to be able to engage with the business and IT teams in formulating solutions.
At least 14 years hands-on technical and functional experience in working with SAP.
Provides consulting on solutions, including how to leverage standard SAP technologies/functionality and how to enable requirements while minimizing on-going maintenance costs.
Strong understanding of business best practices.
Ability to translate business requirements into best in class SAP solutions.
Rail experience is highly desirable.
Partners with other Architects, vendors, business and technical teams to understand SAP system needs and translate into capability and platform roadmaps. Subsequently works with teams to ensure that roadmaps are realized
Functional knowledge of SAP Financials. Knowledge of Lease Accounting IFRS 16 standards highly desirable
Experience in developing enterprise architecture including Enterprise Asset Management, BPC for Financial Planning and Analysis, Concur, SuccessFactors, Ariba, S4 HANA, Simple Finance, Simple Logistics, Personas, Fiori.
Experience in working with Cloud solutions integrated with on-premise.
Working knowledge of SOX audit tools (SAP GRC, other).
Reviews and validates/enhances definitions of standards for SAP landscape, SAP interfaces, SAP Authorizations and SAP Development
Works with SAP Basis and IT Shared Services teams on topics such as capacity planning, defining SLA measurements, system monitoring.
Setup and use of Solution Manager for Solutions Monitoring, Automated customizing Synchronization, Testing (integration with HP-ALM), Development (Solution Implementation, Central User Administration (CUA), Change Request Management (ChaRM), Support Desk), Service Level Reporting and Central Performance History (CPH).
If living outside the KC area, the candidate needs to plan on relocating to Kansas City after 4 weeks. Expectation to be in the office Monday to Friday. These are MUST HAVES.
Big 4 consulting experience would be highly desirable.