Technical Consultant (SAP Ariba)

Ariba Czech s.r.o.

Place of work
Štúrova 27, Košice region - Košice
Contract type
Start date

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

Job Overview:
The position is focused on the technical aspects of the integration of SAP Ariba cloud solutions for Procurement, Sourcing and Contract Management. Technical Consultant’s role is to provide consulting services to the customers’ ERP integration teams in order to support their integration activities with SAP Ariba cloud solutions. As a technical expert, Technical Consultant participates on the architecture decisions and supports deployment, configuration and testing of the master data and transactional data integration interfaces.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Ariba Solution Focus
• Assist with various aspects of an SAP Ariba cloud implementation: blueprint/architecture, configuration, system testing and migration to production/go-live
• Assist the customer with the installation and configuration of Ariba integration tools
• Assist the customer with master data extraction from their existing systems, ensuring adherence to master data specifications
• Assist the customer with the configuration and verification of transactional data channels (either file based, Web Services, CXML)

Customer Focus
• Must be capable of supporting the client relationship with some manager assistance
• Should be able to work closely with the client in meeting and exceeding their expectations for the projects they are supporting

• Cooperate with the customer ERP/middleware team and the other Ariba consultants supporting the customer

Required Qualifications:
• University degree in a technical, business, economics or related fields
• Analytical thinking
• Very good knowledge of office tools such as Excel
• Good consulting skills, including written/verbal communication in English and teamwork
• Good knowledge of written and spoken English (B2)
• Basic understanding of middleware software (for example SAP PI, Tibco, IBM WebSphere, Boomi)
• Basic understanding of web and network security standards and protocols (SSL, SSO, HTTPS, certificates)
• Able to travel up to 30% mostly in Europe

Preferred Qualifications:
• Knowledge of sourcing and procurement business processes or tools supporting such processes
• Experience integrating SAP Systems with non-SAP applications
• Basic knowledge of UNIX Shell and Windows command line scripting
• Basic knowledge of SQL or PL/SQL
• Basic knowledge of Javascript or Java
• Experience with databases, CSV and XML files
• Experience with SAP Ariba solutions
• Working knowledge of SAP modules related to Procurement and Invoicing (MM, FI, SRM)
• Other European languages are welcome (German/French/Italian)
• Project management skills

Employee perks, benefits

* Professional working environment in SAP company with the aim of training highly valued consultants in the SAP Cloud space
* Possibility to travel and appealing compensation package
* Additional 5 days of vacation
* Fully compensated sick days
* Fully compensated meal vouchers
* An additional allowance for sport activities
* Company phone, laptop and other tools/gear also for personal use
* Participation in SAP stock plans with valuable benefits for employees
* Additional life, pension and healthcare plans
* An SAP office environment with full daily refreshments (drinks, coffee, fruits, etc.)
* Career opportunities and development with SAP in Kosice or dozens of other locations based on the consultant’s preference

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

Secondary with school-leaving examination
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
University student
University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)
Postgraduate (Doctorate)

Language skills

English - Advanced (C1)


Brief description of the company

SAP Ariba is an SAP company. Every day, we help our customers find opportunities to cut costs, reduce risk, and grow revenue through better collaboration with trading partners. We enable that collaboration through the Ariba Network — a cloud-based community where you’ll find buying, selling, and managing cash to be as easy as using Amazon, eBay, and PayPal. We also host other online communities where business commerce professionals network and share information and best practices, just like friends on Facebook.

Number of employees

250-499 employees

Company address

Ariba Slovak Republic
Štúrova 27
04001 Košice
Czech Republic
ID: 3157818   Dátum zverejnenia: 5.12.2017