S4 HANA Architect

3+ months agoAmsterdam, Netherlands

The Financial Systems team provides technology expertise to the finance department and is responsible for SAP, HANA, and connected 3rd party systems at We want to change the way people work with SAP, by building a finance application platform that supports simplification of business processes, and empowers the finance community with better financial insights.

We run our SAP environment on HANA and in February 2016 we migrated to Simple Finance. In 2019 we started our journey to S4 HANA with Central Finance.

As S4 HANA Architect, you will be responsible for defining the technical specification requirements, checking feasibility and designing and developing the best solution for the Business.

You will utilize your knowledge of SAP S4 HANA to design solutions which meet business objectives and goals.

Through your experience of, you will translate business requirements into system configuration which meet business requirements.

This role involves extensive daily interaction with functional specialists, developers in all finance and IT departments in It is essential that you have a strong understanding of finance processes and integration with legacy systems and you have strong verbal/written communication and presentation skills in English.

Due to the rapid and continuous growth of the organization, the tasks and duties of this role may evolve over time. You will be keen to develop and grow within the role and to take on additional challenges and responsibilities as they occur.


  • Providing scalable and innovative solutions
  • Ability to take fast decisions in a very dynamic environment, with some level of uncertainty
  • Advising our team with providing best practices, enterprise architecture standards, and integration topics.
  • Trusted adviser for stakeholders
  • Contribute to the identification of opportunities (processes, people) to improve project delivery and/or development methodologies.
  • Create designs and support actual implementation of solutions.
  • Develop application road maps/implementation approach & project plans for S4 HANA
  • Provide guideline and best practice on sharing the SAP HANA model results to the business audience
  • Provide best practice in area of SAP HANA implementation on architectural and conceptual level
  • Support definition, estimation, and propose solutions for business opportunities
  • Very strong Communication skills
  • Bring in a strategic perspective, should be able to communicate and put view forward with the program executives
  • Bring in the best practices, do and don'ts and influence the business towards decisions
  • Should be able to question the client perspectives, enter a discussion and challenge them wherever required
  • Aware of the latest trends - Coding paradigms, S4 HANA Extensibility concepts, Cloud Adoption techniques and S4 HANA and cloud roadmap
  • Familiar with new S4 HANA UI
  • Eagle to learn and open mindset for non SAP solutions
  • Knowledge about running SAP in AWS is a plus

Job ID: booking-BOOKUS3025834EXTERNAL