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23 days agoIBM

Application Architect - SAP

  • Ottawa, Canada

Job description

IBM Global Business Services helps top-tier clients solve their most complex business and technical issues. As an SAP Analytics Architect, you will deliver innovative and integrated business consulting systems, and will work in close collaboration with the Program Manager to deliver a complex multi-year program.

As the premier supplier of SAP integrated software solutions to a rapidly growing list of major North American corporations, we are proud of our talented team. Our commitment to client success, technical expertise and best practices know-how earned us the SAP Canada Award of Excellence for customer satisfaction in every year it's been awarded.

The Application Architect is responsible for working with the Analytics workstream within a complex program to insure that the analytics solution is properly architected using the best analytics components to deliver a successful implementation. This position requires strong SAP product knowledge ideally in S/4HANA Analytics, BW/4HANA, and Business Objects, as well as strong managerial and communication skills. The successful candidate will have delivery experience in multiple sectors with an understanding of SAP Finance and Supply Chain.

Responsibilities include:
·  Working with the client to confirm business requirements
·  Responsible for organizing and leading a cross-functional team in development of integrated analytics design, implementing project deliverables, with an emphasis on quality, productivity, and consistency
·  Responsible for providing technical direction and control of project personnel and for providing a framework for project planning, communications and reporting
·  Developing work plans, managing deadlines and coordination of project team and sub-team activities
·  Estimating project skill requirements, working with deployment to identify appropriate resources
·  Communicating status and vision to client management and stakeholders
·  Overall team management, including regular evaluations

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Required Education

Bachelor's Degree
Role ( Job Role )

Package Consultant
State / Province

Primary job category


(0026) IBM Canada Limited - IBM Canada Limitee
Contract type

Employment Type


Is this role a commissionable/sales incentive based position?

Travel Required

Up to 75% or 4 days a week (home on weekends - based on project requirements)
IBM Business Group

Preferred Education

Master's Degree
City / Township / Village

Being You @ IBM

IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.
Required Technical and Professional Expertise

·  Experience with SAP S/4HANA and BW/4HANA implementations
·  10 years of experience implementing SAP analytics with expertise in Finance, Supply Chain and Warehouse Management
·  Previous experience as an SAP Analytics Architect in multiple largescale deployments
·  Working knowledge of current SAP Project Management methodologies including the SAP Activate methodology (AGILE)
·  Minimum 5 years of strong Analytics Arichitecture design in multiple industries
·  Experience in complex multi-year program management
·  Demonstrated client management and relationship management skills
·  Ability to work closely with Process Owners and other key stakeholders to communicate progress.
·  Strong oral and written communication skills
·  English: Fluent

Preferred Technical and Professional Experience


Secondary Job Category

Other Consultant
Eligibility Requirements

Authorized, legally eligible to work in Canada
Position Type

Early Professional Track

Not Applicable - Professional Hire
Location Statement

This role will involve working with technology that is covered by Export Regulations sanctions. If you are a Foreign National from any of the following US sanctioned countries (Cuba, Iran, North Korea, Sudan, and Syria) on a work permit, you are not eligible for employment in this position.

As a Package Consultant at IBM, get ready to tackle numerous mission-critical company directives. Our team takes on the challenge of designing, developing and re-engineering highly complex application components and integrating software packages using various tools. You will use a mix of consultative skills, business knowledge, and technical expertise to effectively integrate packaged technology into our clients' business environment and achieve business results.
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Maybe you want to get involved in work that really changes the world? What about somewhere with incredible and diverse career and development opportunities – where you can truly discover your passion? Are you looking for a culture of openness, collaboration and trust – where everyone has a voice? What about all of these? If so, then IBM could be your next career challenge. Join us, not to do something better, but to attempt things you never thought possible.

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