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Finland - Helsinki, FI

Function:  Digital Technology & Innovation
Job Category:  Digital Technology and Open Innovation

Solution Architect, SAP Sales and Service Management

Wärtsilä is an innovative technology company known for being a forerunner in the Marine and Energy markets. Every day, we – Wärtsilians - put our hearts and minds into turning Wärtsilä's purpose of enabling sustainable societies with smart technology, and our Smart Marine and Energy visions into reality. Our ultimate aim is to provide increased value to both our customers and society. New, game-changing ideas and continuous improvement have been part of our DNA since 1834. Together, we can create new business opportunities and more sustainable future that we can all be proud of. 

We want to transition the world towards a cleaner future. By pushing the boundaries of engineering and technology, we can make it work. We are always on the lookout for future-oriented talent – want to join the ride?



Wärtsilä global IM (Information Management) integrates processes, systems and information, supporting Wärtsilä’s businesses in developing the operations and innovating new business opportunities by utilising technology and information. Wärtsilä partners with world leading IT vendors and has a competent international IM organisation. For development minded person, Wärtsilä offers an opportunity to shape the future of its IM environment.


As a Solution Architect your main responsibility area is to lead the further development of the existing architecture for SAP Sales and Service Management solutions, including integrations.

You will be collaborating with our business stakeholders and partners. You will participate in pre-studies and early phases of new developments in these areas and you will be part of our SAP S/4HANA project organisation. You will part of setting the vision for our SAP landscape and planning our transformation journey from the current landscape and architecture to the future state.

This permanent position is in our Global ERP Center of Excellence, Architecture and Platforms team. 
Together with our other architects you will jointly ensure that present and future architecture is correctly incorporated. 

Your tasks include among other:
• Participate in the definition of our Order to cash and Service Management (SD and CS) and related process roadmaps to establish future state vision for supply chain management in Wärtsilä, you shape the existing landscape to match emerging technologies
• Creation of roadmaps and architecture documentation for projects and maintenance of the same
• Perform analysis of the existing architectural landscape and give input to, as well as drive yourself, the application rationalisation
• Perform cross-functional analysis in order to optimise the process flow between the modules in SAP in the end to end supply chain process
• Provide decision makers in the business functions with process and design recommendations
• Design architecture and blueprints utilizing both the existing architecture landscape and exploring new technologies to optimise the process. This is done in cooperation with Concept Owners
• Drive the performance of external vendors towards improved results, autonomy and higher degree of automation
• Conduct industry benchmarking and collect best practices within sales, distribution and service management processes

• Functional and technical experience of SAP SD and CS modules, knowledge of GTS is seen as an advantage
• S/4HANA and you are eager to explore more
• Very good documentation, visualization and presentation skills 
• Very good team working skills in global environment
• Proactive, development-minded and goal-focused attitude to work
• Good leadership and management skills, ability to handle stress 
• Fluent written and spoken English, ability to communicate complex topics to non-IT stakeholders
• Education: B.Sc. / M.Sc. or equivalent in Information Technology or Engineering


Experience and competence in following areas are seen as a plus:
• Design thinking, experience from Service Design  
• SAP Fiori and the SAP Cloud Platform
• SAP integrations, both internal and external integrations e.g. Idocs and Odata protocols and Webservices
• ABAP knowledge even though in this position that is not part of the duties


We welcome you to a dynamic team, where you have the possibility to work independently with the support of great colleagues. We want to be the best at what we do and therefore we continuously develop our expertise and way of working. The diversity of tasks and projects offer you possibility to challenge yourself and work with various groups of people. If you are looking for static and boring, this is not the job for you.

Possible locations for this position are our IM locations in Finland (Helsinki/Vaasa/Turku).


Please submit your application including you salary request at www.wartsila.com/careers  latest by 27.1.2021. Kindly note, applications send by email will be disregarded.


For more information, please contact:
Tea Haavisto
Director, Business Productivity Services
Phone: +358 40 5489525
E-mail: tea.haavisto@wartsila.com

Last application date: 27/01/2021

This is Wärtsilä

Wärtsilä is a global leader in smart technologies and complete lifecycle solutions for the marine and energy markets. By emphasising sustainable innovation, total efficiency and data analytics, Wärtsilä maximises the environmental and economic performance of the vessels and power plants of its customers. In 2019, Wärtsilä’s net sales totalled EUR 5.2 billion with approximately 19,000 employees. The company has operations in over 200 locations in more than 80 countries around the world. Wärtsilä is listed on Nasdaq Helsinki. Find out more at www.wartsila.com