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Corporate SAP TM Solution Architect (m/f)

Panalpina AG

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Corporate SAP TM Solution Architect (m/f)

Date: 30-Jan-2017

Location: Basel, Switzerland

Company: Panalpina

Req ID:124447
Job Function:IT
Contract Type:Permanent
Job Level:Professional
Sub-department:OTP - SAP TM Project
Office Location:Basel - Corporate Head Office (PAC)
Travel Required:up to 10%
Start Date:04/15/2016

The Panalpina Group is one of the world's leading providers of supply chain solutions, combining its core
products of Air Freight, Ocean Freight, and Logistics to deliver globally integrated, tailor-made
end-to-end solutions. The Panalpina Group operates a global network with some 500 offices in more
than 70 countries, and employs around 16,000 people worldwide.

We are looking to hire a Solution Architect (m/f) to join our SAP TM Solution Design & Build team.

The main purpose of the job is to drive the analysis of business requirements, the development and production

of functional specifications, together with system design and configuration.


• Managing the global SAP TM template
• Providing functional leadership of technical matters to project teams (e.g. for testing and incident resolution)
• Evaluating new TM or related processes or software
• Representing the SAP TM project as the primary technical contact
• Developing and fostering collaborative working relationships with the business, project managers and IT team members
• Representing the TM project organization as the primary technical functional contact
• Interacting with SAP Standard and Custom Development both for functional requirements and timely incident resolution
• Infuencing the implementation of the TM solution,identifying resource requirements and developing timelines

Qualifications/ Experience
• SAP-TM expert knowledge (certification)
• SAP (PI, EM, GTS, EWM, CRM) knowledge
• Strong TM technical background
• Minimum 5 years of work experience with TM
• Good at reading & trouble shooting ABAP code
• Extensive experience developing SAP global design templates and strategic roadmaps with business alignment
• Experience in requirements engineering for technology deployment, systems management processes, products and services
• Overall understanding of business processes and interdependencies
• Knowledge in freight forwarding (Air and Ocean) and logistics
• International experience / work experience abroad
• Project management skills
• Good “networker” both with project members and line organization


• Very proactive, self-starter with ability to find solution to complex technical problems and roll up the sleeves to get work done
• Ability to communicate effectively, openly and confidently, with effective listening
• Capability to work with different cultures and to manage cross functional interfaces
• Strategic and planning skills (ability to translate strategy to operational planning)
• High energy and commitment, able to work under pressure and deal with tight deadlines
• Ability to analyze and operate at different levels of abstraction
• Ability to balance what is strategically right with what is practically realistic.

Specifics for Job / Environment

• Willingness to travel
• You will be part of an international and dynamic team
• Our Head Office is located in Basel only 5 minutes from the main SBB railway station and the city-center