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Solution Architect - Contract to Revenue IT Services - Revenue Accounting Job

  • Job Code
    189650 Work Area: Information Technology Expected Travel: 0 - 20% Career Status: Professional Employment Type: Regular Full Time
Solution Architect - Contract to Revenue IT Services - Revenue Accounting Job

Solution Architect - Contract to Revenue IT Services - Revenue Accounting Job

Date: Aug 16, 2018

City: Newtown Square, PA, US

Company: SAP

Requisition ID: 189650
Work Area: Information Technology
Expected Travel: 0 - 20%
Career Status: Professional
Employment Type: Regular Full Time



SAP started in 1972 as a team of five colleagues with a desire to do something new. Together, they changed enterprise software and reinvented how business was done. Today, as a market leader in enterprise application software, we remain true to our roots. That’s why we engineer solutions to fuel innovation, foster equality and spread opportunity for our employees and customers across borders and cultures.
SAP values the entrepreneurial spirit, fostering creativity and building lasting relationships with our employees. We know that a diverse and inclusive workforce keeps us competitive and provides opportunities for all. We believe that together we can transform industries, grow economics, lift up societies and sustain our environment. Because it’s the best-run businesses that make the world run better and improve people’s lives.


IT Services provides efficient IT solutions, technology and operational support to our Lines of Businesses (LoBs) with a strong focus on user-centricity. Supporting more than 80,000 employees and thousands of SAP systems, IT Services is delivering business applications be it classical SAP or new SaaS solutions, mobile apps, web & HANA Cloud Platform-based applications, as well as workplace technology services covering hardware, client software and unified communications solutions.

Fundamentally, IT Services is enabling SAP to become a Digital Enterprise with happy end users.


As part of the Business Services Unit, the Contract to Revenue IT Services Organization delivers IT applications to run and simplify processes in the Finance process area which covers Contract Management, Order Management, Billing, Cash Collections, Royalties, Revenue Accounting and other related topics.

Contract to Revenue IT Services department’s vision is to deliver best-in-class, seamless and innovative solutions; empower our employees, delight our customers and create a fun experience. We strive to apply our business process and technical expertise, listen to our customers, challenge the status quo and drive necessary IT product evolution.

The RA Solution Architect applies a strong understanding of business and Accounting processes as well as has solid solution expertise, to deliver high quality results and support our internal customers in the successful adoption and use of our Revenue Accounting solution and related processes. She/ He should have strong problem solving capabilities, good communication skills, should be able to operate independently, willing to take risks and deal with changing environments while striving to deliver world-class results. The responsibilities will include all process areas relevant to Revenue Accounting: Quotation management, Deal Support, Order to Cash, Controlling. Candidates with knowledge of current IFRS15 rules and Revenue Accounting methodology and principles are preferred. Development experience in ABAP is a must.



Within the C2R IT, you will be expected to enable best in class IT solutions for our Finance and Order to Cash business processes and in addition:

  •  Establish a trusted partnership with our business counterparts and act as “ONE TEAM” from strategy to execution
  •  Design and deliver first class , simple IT solutions and ensure its successful delivery by providing sustainable standard IT solutions and system architecture
  • Operate IT Solutions and Services assisted by operations teams that provide support through incident management, major incident de-escalation, service request delivery, system monitoring, etc.
  •  Drive continuous improvement of IT Solution and Service quality with focus on stability, usability, maintainability and ultimately customer satisfaction.
  •  Automate when and where possible with the help of data science methods and technology.
  • Develop skill and competency on latest business models, solutions and technologies relevant to your area of responsibility.
  • Drive innovation and early adoption of new technologies and solutions in close cooperation with Product Development as well as other teams within IT
  • Be part of an agile scrum team assume responsibility for tasks and complete them end-to-end with the best quality and user experience
  • Write high quality, efficient, maintainable, well-documented backend and frontend code
  • Be a point of contact for internal and external stakeholders
  • Develop skills and competency on latest solutions and technologies relevant for internal Finance processes. 
  • Revenue Accounting specific tasks include architecting solution in  the Revenue Accounting module to ensure seamless revenue recognition via the module for all the LOBs live on it.



  • Graduate in Computer Science/Software Engineering or equivalent
  • Proficiency in Object oriented programming language like ABAP, JAVA is a must.
  • Proficiency in architecting and developing Enterprise applications in SAP FI, Sales & Distribution and/or Hybris Billing (BRIM) modules.
  • Experience with test-driven development, continuous integration & delivery
  • Knowledge of current GAAP/IFRS 15 rules and Revenue Accounting methodology and principles is preferred
  • Experience in Frontend Programming Languages like SAPUI5/CSS3/JavaScript etc., nice to have
  • Self-motivated, result-oriented and creative
  • Ability to think in a complex and rapidly changing environment
  • Strong communication & networking skills as well as highly developed written and oral communication and presentation skills in English
  • Proven record of excellent performance.  



  • Minimum 4 – 6 years of work experience with SAP modules like SD, FI, Hybris Billing (BRIM)
  • 2+ years of experience in Revenue Accounting implementation is preferred
  • Experience working in remote, cross-cultural teams
  • Experience working in an Agile development environment, preferably SCRUM, a plus

Success is what you make it. At SAP, we help you make it your own.
A career at SAP can open many doors for you. If you’re searching for a company that’s dedicated to your ideas and individual growth, recognizes you for your unique contributions, fills you with a strong sense of purpose, and provides a fun, flexible and inclusive work environment – apply now.

To harness the power of innovation, SAP invests in the development of its diverse employees. We aspire to leverage the qualities and appreciate the unique competencies that each person brings to the company.

SAP is committed to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity and to providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you are interested in applying for employment with SAP and are in need of accommodation or special assistance to navigate our website or to complete your application, please send an e-mail with your request to Recruiting Operations Team. (Americas: or , APJ: , EMEA: ). Requests for reasonable accommodation will be considered on a case-by-case basis. Successful candidates might be required to undergo a background verification with an external vendor.

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability:
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their age, race, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.

Successful candidates might be required to undergo a background verification with an external vendor.
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