SAP HEC Lead Cloud Technology Consultant (Senior/Expert) Job in Walldorf/St. Leon-Rot, Germany

Requisition ID: 119666

Work Area: Software-Design and Development

Location: Walldorf/St. Leon-Rot

Expected Travel: 0 - 30%

Career Status: Professional

Employment Type: Regular Full Time


SAP’s vision is to help the world run better and improve people’s lives.

As the cloud company powered by SAP HANA®, SAP is a market leader in enterprise application software, helping companies of all sizes and industries run better. SAP empowers people and organizations to work together more efficiently and use business insight more effectively. SAP applications and services enable our customers to operate profitably, adapt continuously, and grow sustainably.

At SAP, we believe in the power of collaboration and empower our employees to perform at their best in an environment that encourages free and open expression of ideas. You’ll work alongside creative thinkers who share your interests, while turning big ideas into reality for our customers. With innovative job training, mentors to help you grow, and the flexibility to balance your work and personal life, you’ll be able to get more out of your career. It’s no wonder that some of the sharpest minds from around the world are working for a company that is consistently recognized as a global top employer.

Now it’s your turn to take the next step and help make the world Run Simple.


  • Within the Products & Innovation board area, the mission of the Managed Cloud Delivery (MCD) organization is to run the HANA Enterprise Cloud and drive SAP HANA adoption and scale; provide Enterprise-class cloud offering for mission critical operations; and run real-time cloud platform, infrastructure, and managed services, focusing on fast time-to-value at reduced cost and risk.

  • The MCD Project Delivery Organization, which is a part of MCD, has the following priorities:

  • Build and operate a world-class, efficient and reliable organization to support our customers' journey toward their next-generation business

  • Help SAP customers realize the innovation power of SAP HANA and the SAP Cloud on a continuous basis

  • Accelerate innovations on the SAP HANA platform (SAP Business Suite powered by SAP HANA, industries, and high value apps)

  • Provision system landscapes, install applications, and perform upgrades & migrations

  • Provide technology consulting for HEC Projects

  • Perform project management for all HEC Delivery Projects

  • Act as the main interface to the customer project team to ensure effective communication

These priorities are transferred into the MCD Project Delivery Organization in order to support the accelerated SAP HANA growth and adoption goals, and to ensure that SAP customers have an effective & secure way to move into the HANA Enterprise Cloud.

In order to increase our bandwidth, the MCD Project Delivery Organization required talented, hands-on lead architects, project managers and experts on all seniority levels for all application and technology areas, ideally candidates who are also in interested in combinations.

Specifically, we are looking for the candidates with the expertise and skills for the following:


  • You are involved in engagements during the onboarding and migration phase of the customer’s transition project to the HANA Enterprise Cloud.

  • You are the main contact for all topics around HEC technology to ensure a smooth move to the SAP HANA system landscape in the cloud.

  • Your passion is the implementation and migration of different solutions and technologies including the design, configuration and operation of the perfect solution landscape with the newest technologies, products and innovations.

  • The HEC Lead Cloud Technology Consultant drives the provision of system landscapes in the HANA Enterprise Cloud, installs applications and performs upgrades & migrations.

  • This role serves as an interface between the customer IT, the HEC Project Manager and the HEC infrastructure team and the Global Build Factory.


Required skills

  • SAP Senior/Expert Basis consultant with strong knowledge and hands on experience

  • SAP Netweaver ABAP/JAVA based products

  • BOBJ

  • Webdispatcher

  • Convergent Charging

  • Strong computing skills, oriented towards a particular product or group of products

  • Operating system LINUX

  • Virtualization Technologies ( VMWare, XEN )

  • Databases ( HANA, ASE, MSSQL )

  • Profound knowledge around networking plus security (EG, DNS, certificate, IP V4 and V6)

  • Understanding of client specific business processes and HEC specific implementation processes

  • Profound IT backend technology experience

  • Support the setup of the required HEC infrastructure

  • Prepare/handover the HEC system landscape to the project team

  • Experience in performing system owner related tasks if required

Preferred skills

  • Good understanding of SAP Next Generation solutions and services (Analytics, Cloud, Mobility, HANA, Sybase)

  • Experience in working with cross-cultural teams or individuals

  • Experience in working with cross-functional teams

  • Experience with High Availability and Disaster Recovery for SAP HANA and/or other SAP Databases

  • OS/DB migration certification


  • Five or more years of experience in

  • SAP landscape provisioning & transition Projects

  • installation, upgrade & migration

  • Fluent in English and fluent in German (spoken and written)


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