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SAP TM Technical Architect (m/f)

Date: 29-Jun-2019

Location: Basel, Switzerland

Company: Panalpina

Req ID: 154691
Job Function: IT
Full-Time/Part-Time: Full-time
Contract Type: Permanent
Job Level: Professional
Sub-department: Corporate Customer & Forwarding

Office Location: Basel or Lisbon

Travel Required: up to 10%

The Panalpina Group is one of the world's leading providers of supply chain solutions. The company combines its core products of Air Freight, Ocean Freight, and Logistics to deliver globally integrated, tailor-made end-to-end solutions for eleven core industries. Drawing on in-depth industry know-how and customized IT systems, Panalpina manages the needs of its customers' supply chains, no matter how demanding they might be. Energy and Project Solutions is a specialized service for the energy and capital projects sector.

The Panalpina Group operates a global network with some 500 offices in more than 70 countries, and it works with partner companies in over 90 countries. Panalpina employs approximately 14,500 people worldwide who deliver a comprehensive service to the highest quality standards – wherever and whenever.

We are looking to hire a SAP TM Technical Architect (m/f) to:

• Provide a focal point for complicate technical issues from application support and project

• Generate and provide valuable insights on SAP TM data for analytics, system and process improvements

• Ensure that all components of the technical architecture are properly implemented and conceptual integrity

• Collaborate with internal teams to determine enhanced functionality to improve system stability


• Facilitate data gathering and implement analytical solution to support business needs

• Review SAP OSS notes concerning dissolving power, risk, impact and dependencies

• Execute technical reviews on solution changes and developments with regard to stability, performance and scalability

• Troubleshooting, debugging and root cause analysis

• Responsible for continuing configuration management


• Bachelor's degree in computer science, computer engineering or related field preferred,

• Understanding of SAP best practice

• Experience in Freight Forwarder or Logistics Industries

• At least 2 full life cycle project implementation experience

• Extensive knowledge in engineering requirements

• Extensive knowledge in operating SAP systems

• Extensive experience in setup and configuration of SAP TM

• Extensive knowledge in ABAP, BOPF, PI/Interfaces and ECC 6.0

• Experience of Panalpina’s’ industries and markets

• Experience in working in and with large diverse global teams


• Fluent in English is mandatory (written and spoken)

• Other languages (written and spoken) a plus

Specifics for Job / Environment

• 5 minute walking distance from the Basel SBB train station

• International Working Environment