VIKING seeks a Business Process Architect - SAP (SD)

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VIKING Life-Saving Equipment A/S is a leader in its field and our mission is clear: We are committed to protecting and saving lives all over the world. We do this through continuous innovations in safety equipment, service and training. And we bring great people together to help make it happen.

Grow your skills the international way

Join our team as we develop game-changing safety solutions for the world’s largest cruise ships and ferries, leading commercial shipping giants, major offshore energy operators, navies and a wealth of other maritime trades worldwide. You’ll experience a dynamic and inspiring workplace, where you’re surrounded by competent colleagues from many different nations.

We see the world as our home market – and we think and act from a global perspective.

Where do you come in?

The key to VIKING’s success is the ability to continuously develop innovative, high-quality products and service offerings.

Our “SAP Build Team” is looking for an experienced Business Process Architect to join their global team with three colleagues in Esbjerg, Denmark and four colleagues in Laem Chabang, Thailand. The position is based out of Esbjerg, Denmark.

VIKING’s SAP Build team is a part of VIKING Global IT headed by VIKING’s IT Director.

SAP Build is responsible for the development and maintenance of SAP supported business processes.

Primary tasks and responsibilities?

As a Business Process Architect, you must be updated on new trends and procedures within business processes. Your role will be as the key SAP person for processes within sales and service for our customers and subsidiaries, including:

  • Developing and supporting business processes within SAP sales
  • Ensuring that SAP SD processes are consistent with the other business processes including logistics and finance
  • Participating in coordination and quality assurance of relevant master data in cooperation with VIKING’s master data organization
  • Participate in or manage various implementation/roll-out projects
  • Develop and deliver request for changes & incidents
  • Implementing and securing the foundation of new processes including test, documentation and user education.

Expect 15-30 travel days globally per year.

Who are you?

You have an educational background in IT. Furthermore, at least three years of experience in developing SAP processes within sales (SD) - and you understand the key concepts of sales processes.

Your hands-on experience in configuring SAP SD is updated. Further, you understand SAP SD related table structures and have knowledge about user exits/enhancements. You have written functional specifications for developers.

Knowledge of debugging and interface is a plus, but not mandatory.

In your career, you have already with success implemented larger SAP projects with many stakeholders, and you are used to aligning the various demands from the business with the possibilities within SAP. You have a good overview of business processes in a broader perspective in connection with the business goals and requirements of the global organization.

English is our corporate language, so it is expected that you communicate fluently in English in speaking and writing. Knowledge of Danish is an added advantage, but not mandatory.

Your residence is in the Esbjerg area or the Triangle Region of Jutland. Alternatively, you are willing to move to the area, either from another location in Denmark or perhaps from abroad.

You communicate freely on all organizational levels and don’t hesitate in making an extraordinary effort when deadlines are tight. You are independent and have a positive and result-oriented attitude, and you thrive in a busy environment where cooperation is a must. You must be a team play


VIKING Head Quarter is located in Esbjerg – the center of a thriving region with a strong business environment, outstanding nature, and plenty of opportunities for sports and cultural events. We always strive to be the best and to raise the bar when it comes to safety, creating and supporting exciting products and markets. And we offer interesting and diverse work with good opportunities for professional and personal development.

How to apply

Due to the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), all applications are received online.

Please send your motivated application and CV – in English - as soon as possible.

Applications will be received online via “apply online”, which is located below. We are about to review all incoming applications and interviews will be held shortly, so please send your application asap. Applicants will be contacted continuously, and the position will be filled once we have found the right candidate. All applications will be handled confidentially.

Interviews will be held in Esbjerg "face to face".

Desired start date: As soon as possible, but we are ready to wait for the right candidate.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact Global HR Business Partner Jane Simonsen by phone + 45 2542 8269.

For further information, please visit our website to learn more about our company, our products, and our core values.


VIKING is a global market leader with approx. 3.000 employees worldwide. We provide essential safety and fire-fighting equipment to the following segments: passenger, cargo, offshore, defence, fishing, yachting and fire. The VIKING group is represented in 55 countries by 82 offices and 288 servicing stations.

Gem job

Viking Life-Saving Equipment A/S
Publiceret: 2. december 2019


Location Esbjerg