Director Domain Architecture S/4 HANA (m/f/d)


At adidas, our believe is that “through sports we have the power to change lives”. In the frame of our strategic business transformation program TRANS4M we are leveraging latest SAP technology S/4 HANA to become the best and most digital sports company of the world.


We are looking in this context for a Domain Architect contributing for wholistic architecture for the program. On a day-to-day basis, you will drive the creation and shaping of architecture deliverable together with the respective product teams, -leads as well as other architects to ensure a successful delivery of our program goals.




Our SAP S/4 Domain Architect has the knowledge, skills and abilities to lead the architects within our S/4 HANA transformation. Top do so a high energy level, passion and convincing argumentation is required. You will work as an expert; you will not lead the architects with a solid line.

In addition, as a Domain Architect you will have experience in defining the architecture incl. transition scenarios of this large-scale program, taking / guiding technology decisions as well as enjoying working together with our SAP Engineers on technical challenges like how to best integrate other (SAP) cloud solutions or running our SAP systems on a hyper scaler.



  • You will be part of the overall program for the S/4 HANA transformation on the tech side together with business counterparts
  • You will guide product and feature teams to build, operate and especially innovate our complex landscape
  • Deliver, contribute, and design the overall architectural deliverables in Technology, System, Data and Integration domains
  • You will maintain effective relationships with internal stakeholders and 3rd party Vendors
  • Ensure the adherence of Standards and SAP Best Practices
  • You will be part of our bigger Tech community and can actively contribute here
  • You Work with latest technology



  • Four-year college or university degree with focus on Business Administration or IT or related areas, or equivalent combination of education and experience Proficient spoken and written command of English, German, Spanish or Portuguese are a plus
  • At least 10 year experience in IT
  • 7 years of experience in the SAP area and ideally large-scale strategic innitiatives
  •    International Experience like working abroad or remotely in diverse teams
  • Strong knowledge of the various SAP ERP solutions (cloud and on-prem) and their relevance to business
  • Experience of leading SAP S/4 HANA implementations preferable
  • Knowledge of analytical products SAP and non-SAP is a plus
  • Hands-On experience / mentality
  • Broad technology knowledge beyond the SAP ecosystem like running SAP on hyperscalers, integration technologies like KAFKA other SaaS products surrounding a digital core are a plus




               You will join us as a full team member enriching our team and capabilities to even better push forward with more projects to make adidas a better place. Together and individually, we will use, contribute and release open source. You will be working in a flexible and family friendly environments. Depending on location we can offer options for childcare, fitness, on site canteen, nice campus, and other benefits that you’ll love. 




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Job Title:  Director Domain Architecture S/4 HANA (m/f/d)

Brand:  adidas
Location:  Herzogenaurach
TEAM:  Information Technology
State:  BY
Country/Region:  DE
Contract Type:  Full time
Number:  286331
Date:  May 18, 2022