Consumer Industries - Architect

Stamford, CT, US


Utilizes highly technical SAP expertise to support software implementation projects. Partners with the client and its internal technical team to support the successful implementation of SAP solution into the existing enterprise systems landscape.

Essential Functions
  • Responsible for:
    • Defining/evaluating the overall technical architecture
    • Assessing each integration and recommending the appropriate technology to leverage
    • Assessing each custom code object and recommending the appropriate solution and implementation methodology
    • Assessing/recommending the technical solution components (e.g., landscape, instances, software versions, sizing, security, data conversion)
    • Assessing/recommending the key technical processes (e.g., transports, data replication, data conversion)
    • Coordinating/supporting the off-shore development team
Essential Functions (Continued)
Required Qualifications
  • Bachelors Degree in Business, Computer Science, Information Systems, or equivalent experience in a related field.
  • Minimum of 7 years of application configuration, application development, system integration, database development, and/or Business Intelligence development.
  • Knowledge of multiple SAP solution domains, with expertise in a minimum of one technical or functional area.
Desired Qualifications
  • Consumer Industries experience.
  • Certification in specific subject area.
  • Prior experience in a functional or technical consulting role.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KBAs)
  • Expert knowledge in specific industry and area of expertise, to include how SAP software is used in the client’s business environment and how the SAP Solution will enhance the overall business and technical processes.
  • Expert understanding of SAP business processes, strong configuration, design and development.
  • Advanced MS Office to include Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Teams and SharePoint.
  • Ability to understand and follow and lead others in the strategic direction set by senior management as it relates to project and company goals.
  • Ability to attentively listen and effectively communicate with clients in order to build relationships to include effectively articulating ideas to various audiences, creating and delivering presentations, facilitating focus groups and workshops.
  • Ability to assess and assist clients with existing systems and optimize their solutions using existing knowledge of system functionality and best practice recommendations.
  • Ability to work collaboratively as part of a diverse project team, deploying the features and functions of SAP products as outlined in the Statement of Work.
  • Ability to build relationships with a variety of groups including executives, managers, consultants, and clients.
  • Ability to engage and work with the client team, reach out internally to support or provide insight when working on problem statement, technical design or configuration challenges.
  • Ability to creatively analyze and solve complex problems, with the ability to implement resolutions.
  • Ability to think in abstracts and logically, diligently asking probing questions and recommending solutions.
  • Ability to develop and present new ideas and conceptualize new approaches and solutions.
  • Ability to establish and manage multiple priorities and meet tight deadlines with attention to detail and strong organizational skills.
  • Ability to work long hours, including weekend hours to ensure deliverable commitments are on delivered on time.
  • Ability to coach/train/mentor less experienced consultants and manage off-shore resources if required.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (Continued)
Work Environment and Special Consideration
  • Extensive travel to client worksites.
  • Works in a professional office and/or remote office environment.
  • Routinely uses standard office equipment such as laptops, monitor, printers, scanners, phones, and headsets.





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.

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