Solutions Architect/ Data Architect


Strategic Staffing Solutions

Title: SAP Solutions Architect/ Data Architect

Location: Houston, TX


Contract Length: 12+ Months

Job ref# 234638

Job Description:

  • The Solutions Architect /Data Analyst plays a critical role in ensuring the success of a major ERP transition project. This position will be tasked with data analytics/architecture and scrum master responsibilities on behalf of a new agile team that is just forming. Key responsibilities will be data profiling and dispositioning from legacy systems to new systems (generally, SAP S/4 HANA), priority data cleansing and enhancement work including AI applications, data transformation and staging, evergreening thru migration and cutover.
  • This position will report directly to the owner project team and be an integral part of the success of the project.
  • A successful candidate will need to be a self-starter and fluent in data operations in complex systems of record.

Required Qualifications:

  • Knowledgeable in data operations in large complex enterprise systems of record.
  • Proficiency in SQL.
  • Understanding of data quality assessment, validation, and governance practices.
  • Experience operating as scrum master on Agile team using Azure Dev Ops.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • ERP System Experience: Prior experience working with SAP S/4HANA. Esp. experience with ERP migration.
  • Industry Specific Knowledge: Exposure to asset management, esp. industrial/petrochemical assets.
  • Programming Experience: Proficiency in languages like Python, Java or others for performing data operations.
  • Required: BS in Computer Science, Data Engineering or Similar disciplines


  • Collaborate with others to set transitional data architecture for transition from legacy system to new system.
  • Work with Data Lead to profile data and articulate the work scope to achieve a Minimum Functional Case cutover and identify potential enhancements with business justification.
  • Develop SQL queries to produce data needed for conditioning.
  • Work with others to design and implement integrations between legacy systems and data conditioning/staging environments.
  • Support design and implementation of data enrichment and cleansing solutions.
  • Configure ADO to align with team needs and facilitate ceremonies to promote effectiveness within the team.
  • Administer scrum board and ensure work items are updated and ways of working are efficient.
  • Create visuals and summaries to illustrate work scope, status, progress, quality and goals.
  • Propose solutions for challenges in area of responsibility.
  • Work seamlessly with stakeholders across large multi-BU project to deliver scope and support shared goals.
  • Potentially direct the work of other contract resources from time to time, act as a mentor to support their success, and accept accountability for productivity and results.



Job ID: JOB-234638
Publish Date: 27 Mar 2024

Tagged as: Solutions Architect/ Data Architect