SAP Solutions Architect BRIM

NBCUniversal, See List Below, Multiple Locations

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Level: Manager (Supervisor)

The SAP Solution Architect BRIM will play a significant role in the definition and implementation of an over-arching application strategy, including architecture, design, and roadmaps. The successful candidate will perform work that is highly complex, varied in nature, and span multiple functional areas, though being focused in one or two. This individual will also seek to ensure the optimum utilization of existing system platforms and their integration while considering and / or facilitating the justified deployment of new technologies in response to business requirements. Primary responsibilities will include:
  • Understanding NBCU business processes requirements by engaging with business partners at enterprise and division level.
  • Craft adaptable, comprehensive and feasible solutions by creating necessary blueprint documents for functional requirements and technical specifications
  • Design functional solutions to solve business problems and needs
  • Ensure agreement on design with process owners
  • Review and/or participate in solution build and test activities on SAP implementations, rollouts, or upgrade projects; may be asked to step in to conduct project management activities from time to time
  • Lead end-to-end implementations plus engage as solution architect simultaneously with other SAP projects that are in progress. This requires cross technical/functional team project management.
  • Implement proposed solutions
  • Review work performed by other team members as per established standards
  • Review current standards and revise to ensure best practices
  • Ensure architecture diagrams are current
  • Serve as the conduit between businesses and technology
  • Facilitate business requirement definition sessions
  • Review design recommendations to ensure quality and consistency across the footprint
  • Review all SAP functional specifications in the BRIM and CM areas to ensure quality solutions are proposed and not duplicating existing functionality.
  • Perform fit-gap analysis via discovery by engaging with business units and other SAP CoE team members
  • Advise on solution roadmap for SAP projects considering current footprint
  • Conduct comparative research and recommend strategies relating to SAP technologies relating to Billing and Revenue Innovations
  • Collaborate with peers in the CoE to apply best practices to integrate between SAP applications (ERP, BW, BO and BPC)
  • Converting new acquisitions into the SAP footprint and ensure a smooth transition
  • Assist in hiring SAP related resources, vendor selection, product selection, strategy related to SAP solutions.

There are no direct reports to this role; but this is considered a senior role within SAP team. NBCU SAP team has approximately 90 team members and this role is expected to provide solution leadership to the entire team such as help resolve difficult scenarios, decision making under conflicting situations, build relationships with business partners and ensure solutions are feasible as per business needs.

  • Bachelors or advanced degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Accounting or Business from an accredited institution or equivalent
  • 10+ years of progressive SAP hands on experience leading up to Architect level work in a consultative and/or IT capacity with at least 5 SAP project implementations of high complexity, large scale and global user base
  • Participated in a compete life cycle of a BRIM deployment (Design, Build, Test and Support)
  • Expertise on SAP S/4 BRIM integration across PS, CM, CC, CI, FICA, and FICO
  • Basic knowledge of BW and SAP Security
  • Demonstrate excellent verbal/presentation and written communication skills
  • Possess interpersonal skills to engage with all levels of Business and IT
  • Self-starter to work on multiple projects simultaneously with a keen desire to learn and expand depth of knowledge
  • Exhibit collaboration and teamwork skills
  • Mentors team members in relevant technologies and implementation architecture
  • Adherence to IT/SAP project methodologies, and change control processes
  • Familiarity and comfort in working in an outsourced module with onshore and offshore resources
  • Onsite work location – Universal City, CA or Englewood Cliffs, NJ
  • Willingness to work off business hours and weekends as needed in a demanding environment
  • Strong / effective influencing skills
  • Strong / effective problem solving skills
  • Conceptual to detailed thinking skills

  • Experience using integration tools:
  • Gentran Integration Suite™ (GIS) / Sterling Integrator
  • Tibco
  • Informatica
  • Process Integration (PI)
  • SAP Cloud Integration
  • SAP API Gateway
  • Experience with Secure Pro for SAP security
  • Experience with Worksoft, uPerfrom and HPALM
  • Certified Public Account or Equivalent
  • PMI Certified
  • Microsoft Office Suite (Outlook, Word, Excel, Power Point, Visio, Teams)

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