Solution Architect

Remote - any US state, TX, US

Description

Utilizes comprehensive solutions architectural expertise to support software implementation projects.  Supports overall project planning by providing functional strategic guidance.

Essential Functions

  • Provides functional strategic guidance for project planning, system landscape, data migration, testing, deployment, integration and overall solution architecture.
  • Advises Project Leads and Project Managers to implement best practice decisions that successfully impact the overall platform.
  • Provides guidance in the definition of solution design practices and standards that link back to SAP best practices.
  • Supports Project Leads in translating business goals into appropriate solutions, while assessing feasibility and optimization of the solution. 
  • Designs and supports proof of concepts to demonstrate proposed technical solutions.
  • Designs, develops and supports business requirements by leveraging SAP solutions.
  • Proactively identifies process improvements, including clear and concise solution definitions.
  • Provides support for pre-sales initiatives that include developing and reviewing roadmaps, estimates, and responses to RFP/RFQ’s.
  • Provides solutions Tier 2 escalation point to support resolution.
  • Completes assigned deliverables:
  • Owns the as-is and t-be system landscape diagrams in conjunction with the Technical Lead.
  • Owns the Slution Architecture document - ensures inputs are received from Technical and Functional Leads.
  • Provides quality assurance for sales and delivery cycles.
  • Develops and maintains working relationships with a diverse group of business, functional, and technical teams in this client-facing role.
  • Responsible for supporting functional and technical leads in workshops. ​
  • Cultivates and demonstrates industry-specific business process knowledge and familiarity with relevant functional strategies, objectives, and plans.
  • Maintains an overall overview of the customer solution, ​throughout the project cycle.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Essential Functions (Continued)

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Systems, Business, or other related field.
  • Certification in at least one SAP HCM or SuccessFactors module.
  • Minimum of 5 years with system implementations, solutions architecture, or similar role.

Desired Qualifications

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)

  • Expert in implementation of SuccessFactors modules.
  • Expert with SAP Integration.
  • Demonstrates expertise in Human Resources industry best practices.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills; ability to express ideas and information in a clear and concise manner and tailor message to fit the interests and needs of the audience. 
  • Attention to detail and quality with the ability to rapidly learn and apply new business concepts, models, and techniques.
  • Ability to work remotely with minimal supervision.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (Continued)

Work Environment and Special Consideration

  • Works within a professional environment or remote office location.
  • Routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, and copiers.

Competencies

Excellence
Respect
Collaboration
Integrity
Courage

ABOUT THE RIZING COMPANY

Rizing is a privately held multi-million dollar international company fully committed to providing leading SAP functional and technical services to our customers.  We provide  best in-class solutions to meet the global demand for SAP consulting, implementation services, and products by leveraging our industry expertise to help companies run better.   For companies seeking to transform their business through SAP software, Rizing combines the scale and stability of a global company able to take on more complex projects with the expertise, focus, and attention of a boutique firm.   We offer specialized services in:   

  • Enterprise Asset Management (EAM) and Geospatial services
  • Human Capital Management (HCM)  through on-premise HCM and SuccessFactors 
  • Consumer Industries (CI) for Retail, Fashion, Consumer Products and Wholesale

If you value a culture that respects diversity, individual courage, integrity, excellence, and promotes team collaboration, Rizing may be right for you.