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IBM Azure Architect with SAP in Washington, District Of Columbia


As a Package Consultant at IBM, get ready to tackle numerous mission-critical company directives. Our team takes on the challenge of designing, developing and re-engineering highly complex application components and integrating software packages using various tools. You will use a mix of consultative skills, business knowledge, and technical expertise to effectively integrate packaged technology into our clients' business environment and achieve business results.

Your Role and Responsibilities

IBM Services Enterprise Applications is seeking a Azure Architect with SAP implementation experience to serve as a Solution Delivery expert supporting our Microsoft Consulting practice. In this job role, you'll use your expertise to provide best-in-class consulting using technical acumen and knowledge to architect and deliver enterprise class solutions to help clients achieve their business objectives and avoid or overcome technical implementation challenges. Roles and responsibilities include participating in all aspects of consulting services life cycle from gathering requirements, delivery, and support as a lead delivery architect. This role will have emphasis on architecting and implementing solutions for SAP, S/4 HANA implementations on the Azure platform, will include defining and analyzing business requirements and translate that to a broad technical blueprint implementing SAP cloud native solutions. Successful candidates will have experience as a trusted advisor to clients in a consulting and industry capacity leveraging your experience and establishing credibility with genuine thought leadership on the Microsoft technologies primarily in the areas of IaaS, PaaS, SaaS, Azure, Networking, Storage, Identity Management. 

Successful candidates will demonstrate the following capabilities: 

•Identify, progress and deliver complex high quality solutions to clients in response to varying business requirements

•Educate and enable project teams or Sales professionals on the successful SAP on Azure Implementations

•Experience migrating SAP and non-SAP workloads to Azure

•Educate, enable and assist clients with implementing Microsoft Technology including features, capabilities and architecture options for implementation

•Utilize high level analytical and thought leadership ability and creativity to analyze complex/new situations, anticipate potential problems and future trends, assess opportunities, impacts and risks while developing and implementing plans and producing solutions to client problems

•Previous depth with implementing Microsoft Technology and Solutions with knowledge of Lessons Learned, Best practices, and Risk & Mitigation strategies

•Lead teams using an agile methodology with advanced tools and accelerators to assist client Implementations


Required Technical and Professional Expertise

•At least 7 years experience in leading implementations of Microsoft Solutions 

•At least 5 years experience in consulting or relevant experience on Microsoft Azure 

•At least 1 year experience in consulting or relevant experience on SAP and S/4HANA implementations 

•At least 2 years experience in Azure applications 

•At least 1 Microsoft Certification

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise

• Experience in extending SAP ERP solutions with other Microsoft technologies 

• Experience in implementing Azure as consulting or business/IT leader 

• Experience with Azure implementations supporting Microsoft and SAP, S/4 HANA business applications 

• Microsoft Azure Solution Architect Certification

About Business Unit

IBM Services is a team of business, strategy and technology consultants that design, build, and run foundational systems and services that is the backbone of the world's economy. IBM Services partners with the world's leading companies in over 170 countries to build smarter businesses by reimagining and reinventing through technology, with its outcome-focused methodologies, industry-leading portfolio and world class research and operations expertise leading to results-driven innovation and enduring excellence.

Your Life @ IBM

What matters to you when you’re looking for your next career challenge?

Maybe you want to get involved in work that really changes the world? What about somewhere with incredible and diverse career and development opportunities – where you can truly discover your passion? Are you looking for a culture of openness, collaboration and trust – where everyone has a voice? What about all of these? If so, then IBM could be your next career challenge. Join us, not to do something better, but to attempt things you never thought possible.

Impact. Inclusion. Infinite Experiences. Do your best work ever.

About IBM

IBM’s greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that progress is made through progressive thinking, progressive leadership, progressive policy and progressive action. IBMers believe that the application of intelligence, reason and science can improve business, society and the human condition. Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are the largest technology and consulting employer in the world, with more than 380,000 IBMers serving clients in 170 countries.

Location Statement

For additional information about location requirements, please discuss with the recruiter following submission of your application.

Being You @ IBM

IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.