Westhouse is one of the leading international recruitment agencies for the procurement of highly qualified experts in fields such as IT lifecycle management, SAP, engineering, commerce and specialist consultancy.

For our client we are currently looking for a

Solution Architect – SAP CO (m/f/d) - Frankfurt am Main Region

General information

03.05.2021 until 31.12.2021
Job Type:
Permanent Placement
Frankfurt am Main Region

Your Tasks

  • Taking ownership of the E2E IT solution of their area of responsibility
  • Manages the technical team and the integration with the crossfunctional teams.
  • Provides guidance in how to utilize the SAP standard effectively to enable the process requirements.
  • Defines the technical solution and ensures alignment with other SAP modules and surrounding applications. Solution Proposals
  • Defines required SAP objects: Reports, Interfaces, Conversions, Enhancements, Forms, Workflows (RICEFW)
  • Provides actual information from the existing systems to understand data, volumes, structures, layouts, settings, etc.
  • Reviews and signs off the technical documentation for Functional Specification and Design Specification
  • Decides which requirements are covered by standard SAP functionalities, for which functionalities SAP enhancements are needed and for which functionalities workarounds are accepted.
  • Responsible for timely input, evaluation and implementation of Change request in their area of responsibility.
  • Assists in defining and reviewing the functional requirements for the application, specifically the gaps that will be filled through customizations.
  • Creates functional designs for non SAP standard components where custom development is required.
  • Participates in quality reviews to ensure traceability of the designs to the requirements.
  • Participates / supports the transitions of the functional designs to the factories
  • Provides functional guidance to the developers for the custom development work units

Your Skills

  • Minimum 10 years of SAP hands on experience in SAP CO area particularly
  • Have at least 4 implementation under the belt
  • Deep SAP technical, infrastructure and functional experience
  • Good understanding of the pharmaceutical/medical device business, IT architecture
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Ability to work in large teams, especially in preparation and conduction of workshops
  • Ability and knowledge to work with offshore team
  • Team management and administration skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong functional SAP skills, specifically custom development concepts and functionality
  • Facilitation experience for conducting design and review sessions
  • Understanding the limitations of the SAP system with respect to security, performance, customization, etc.


We look forward to receiving your application documents in electronic form.

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