SAP Solution Architect (S/4 HANA Transformation) - Adelaide

Job Title: SAP Solution Architect (S/4 HANA Transformation) - Adelaide
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Adelaide CBD, South Australia
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 4039_1616533956
Contact Name: Gaurav Bagga
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 24, 2021 08:12

Job Description

Ayan Infotech are looking for an SAP Solution Architect for a S/4 HANA Transformation for a long term contract job opportunity in Adelaide.

All applicants must have full work rights in Australia.

Title: SAP Solution Architect
Location: Adelaide
Type: Contract (long term)

Required Skills and Experience:

Primary Role Responsibilities:

  • Development of the end - end solution architecture, ensuring
    • business outcomes are realised
    • the architecture and design team is operating effectively as one team
    • identify and drive resolution of architectural trade-offs that are either within project scope, or have current or potential material impact to the enterprise
    • key stakeholders are well engaged and support the solution decisions
    • broker shared understanding of solution related issues and work with key stakeholders to identify options and establish agreement on the way forward
    • architecture decisions are identified, addressed and governed in a timely manner to support effective delivery
    • the solution is aligned to Enterprise Architecture
    • the solution architecture is documented, reviewed by key stakeholders and approved in a timely manner
  • Support the project manager in selecting and onboarding of a system integrator for the project
  • Contribute to business case development
  • Executive influence and relationship building with senior business and IT stakeholders


  • Expert understanding of SAP S/4 HANA and SAP Business Suite within the utilities sector and in particular electricity distribution industry (mandatory)
  • Knowledge of business transformation opportunity when transitioning from ECC6 to S/4HANA particularly in Finance, Procurement and Enterprise Asset Management (mandatory)
  • Expert understanding in the different approaches to transition from ECC6 to S/4 HANA and in particular selective data migration (SDT) approaches and tools (mandatory)
  • Strong SAP functional understanding across all modules with particular focus on Finance, Procurement and Enterprise Asset Management (mandatory)
  • Understanding of SAP BW4/HANA within the utilities sector and in particular electricity distribution industry (desirable)
  • Solid understanding of SAP cloud and on-premise technologies including SAP Cloud Platform, SAP C/4HANA, SAP Analytics Cloud, SAP Gateway, SAP Solution manager, SAP Fiori and related components (desirable)
  • Integration platforms knowledge including SAP PI/PO, SAP Cloud Platform Integration, Microsoft Azure API Management (desirable)
  • In-depth knowledge of the S/4HANA roadmap, differences between current and future releases and new innovations that are brought in each of the S/4HANA releases (mandatory)
  • In-depth knowledge of S/4 HANA migration pre-requisites (desirable)
  • Detailed knowledge of architecting SAP solutions on Microsoft Azure (desirable)


  • Lead/senior architect role on SAP S/4 HANA projects with a minimum two end-to-end implementation projects and two transition projects (mandatory)
  • Experience in S/4 HANA implementations with a business process transformation focus (mandatory)
  • Significant experience working collaboratively and effectively with system integrators and multiple vendors to develop integrated architectures aligned with business outcomes (mandatory)
  • Expert knowledge in at least SAP Finance (mandatory), Procurement (mandatory) and Plant Maintenance (mandatory) and inventory/warehouse management (desirable)
  • Demonstrated experience in leading architecture services during the planning phases of S/4HANA transition programs including development of integrated design and contribution to blueprinting (mandatory)
  • At least 2 years' experience in utilities industry (desirable)
  • Previous hands-on experience with SAP Business Suite on HANA and S/4HANA (mandatory)
  • Experience at documenting architectures in SPARX Enterprise Architecture system (desirable)
  • Experience with S/4 ISU (desirable)

Contact: 02 9412 4178 for more details.