We go beyond boundaries.

Want to be part of the team in our Melamine and Fertilizer Business? Borealis is committed to making new discoveries – and that includes finding pioneering members to join our team.

IT SAP Solution Architect

  • Location: Flexible – any Nitro Location
  • Type: Permanent
  • Application Deadline: 04/12/2022
  • Hours: Full-time

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Division: Nitro

About the role

- Drive business process optimisation with focus on improvements of the assigned applications.

- Safeguard information security in order to prevent data loss and to guarantee confidentiality, including being an ambassador for preventive risk management in the areas of applications (e.g. screening OSS messages, DRP, patching etc.) and the assigned databases.

- Develop functional, non-functional and technical specifications together with business representatives.

- Define technical specifications (incl. specifying capacity and landscape requirements beyond the installed base, data-pipelines and ETLs) in close cooperation with other IT&Solutions

- Develop the conceptual design and/or architecture of solutions supporting business processes in cooperation with the business representatives and vendor development/functional leads

- Provide customer care and ensure adequate quality of selected services by handling critical and escalated incidents & requests on or beyond company level in close cooperation with business representatives and drive root-cause analysis and long-term solutions beyond the installed technology at Nitro. Initiate, drive and implement application and business process improvements based on external and internal customer input and own expertise.

- Ensure the realization of solutions and perform quality assurance, including operational vendor management.

- Participate actively in the work of agile teams (scrum) of the assigned projects, by co-planning, co-prioritising, and co-evaluating the teamwork and executing the tasks agreed with the team members.

- Lead projects as application/technical expert (e.g. stream leader) and support project leaders in planning.

- Drive the integration within solutions to reduce complexity. Follow-up proactively on technology and business trends and application enhancements (e.g. new releases)

and new or alternative products. Influence and challenge the business with these insights.

- Provide expert knowledge and guidance related to the assigned group of applications and the related SAP ecosystem. Influence business and IT stakeholders to obtain confirmation/sign-off of new solutions and their implementation.

- Promote and practice compliance to Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL), challenge and develop Nitro IT standards.

About you

- 7-10 years of IT work experience in an international matrix organisation

- Being a recognised expert in the assigned group of applications.

- In depth understanding of the organisation, the work processes and the way systems and applications are used by the business partners

- In depth understanding of the data bases of the related applications and their interconnectivity to the SAP ecosystem of the company

- Strong experience in PP/PM/PS/MM/SD

- Experience in MII&QM would be an advantage

- Understands architectural issues, factors them into decisions and recommendations.

- Knowledge of agile and waterfall project management

- Knowledge on commercial negotiation and tactical vendor management

- Expert SAP landscape and system integration knowledge in most Nitro relevant SAP modules

- Fluency in English

- Analytical, conceptual, process and customer oriented thinking (productive partnerships)

- Ability to deal with ambiguity

- Initiative: proactively identifies opportunities and suggests ideas & solutions

- Excellent communication and persuasion skills with impact and influence

- Teamwork & cooperation

About Borealis and the offer

What we offer to you:

- Work-life balance, working from home opportunity after the on-boarding period

- Competitive compensation package, including bonus

- Opportunities to develop within the company across various locations and roles

We go beyond boundaries. Together.

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