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Mathias Eichel

not available until 07/01/2022

Last update: 01.11.2021

S/4HANA Cloud Solution Architect / SAP Cloud Platform Dev. / SAP EAM / Integration Architect

Graduation: Information Technology Engineer
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Languages: German (Native or Bilingual) | English (Full Professional)


Resume - Mathias Eichel - 202005-nd.docx


  • Business Model & Process innovation
  • Organizational Change
  • Risk Management
  • S/4HANA Assessment / Implementation / Migration
  • Cloud Architecture / Services / Integration
  • DevOps & CI / CD Pipeline Architecture
  • Data Management
  • Virtualization and Container Architecture
  • Mobility Solutions
Business Processes
  • JIT- / JIS-Production
  • Procure to Pay
  • Order to Cash
  • Field Service & Repair
  • Project based production
  • Financial closing
  • Asset Management Lifecycle
  • Logistic Execution
  • Design Thinking, SCRUM, ACTIVATE, Focus Build
  • SDLC & ITIL Management
  • GMP / GxP Manufacturing
  • PAS5-5 / ISO55k Operational Excellence
SAP Module / customizing and usage

S/4HANA Cloud, In-App & Side-by-Side Extensions, Mobility, Solution Manager, NetWeaver, Workflow, Cloud Platform Integration & PI/PO, Fiori UI5, Cloud SDK, IAM, Penetration Testing

Industry experience
Automotive, Chemicals, Oil & Gas, Pharmaceuticals, Engineering and Construction

Project history

10/2019 - 05/2020
Cloud Solution Architect for S/4HANA Cloud global Implementation / Integration / Rollout
not to disclose (500-1000 employees)
Consumer goods and retail
Solution Architect for SAP Cloud and S/4HANA Cloud Solutions for Integration and Supply Chain
* Fit-Gap Assessments of current Supply Chain solution comprising various Integrations, Tools and
customer Developments
* Consult how customer specific Developments can be reengineered back to SAP standard and exiting
Integrations can be streamlined to Platform integration
* Design Integrations and Extensions to meet the Business Requirements, where the SAP standard does
not offer sufficient solutions
* Configure and implement In-App and Side-by-Side Extensions for Logistic Execution
* Configure Trust and Identity Management for SAP Cloud Platform and S/4HANA Cloud
* Utilize Cloud Platform Integrations
* Data Migration from SAP ECC to S/4HANA Cloud
* Conduct Workshops with business users for the above deliverables

03/2019 - 09/2019
Solution Architect / SAP Cloud Security & Cyber Security for S/4HANA Transformation Program
not to disclose (>10.000 employees)
Industry and mechanical engineering
Solution Architect for SAP Cloud and S/4HANA Cloud Solutions with focus on security aspect for SaaS
* Assessment of current IT Solution Architecture in regard to security aspects
* Auditing existing connected Supplier Network Architecture
* Translate As-Is solutions to SAP Cloud Architecture
* Consult As-Is solutions to S/4HANA Cloud
* Advise Security Controls for SAP Cloud solutions
* Consulting for GDPR compliance
* Advisory for further Roadmap of Transformation Program

11/2018 - 02/2019
Lead Solution Architect / Implementation of Customer Projects Solution
not to disclose (>10.000 employees)
Industry and mechanical engineering
Solution Design for Order/Lead to Cash process based on SAP Sales and Project System in regard to
future S/4HANA migration
* Assessment of current Business Processes and Solution Architecture
* Fit Gap Analysis
* Requirement Specification
* Consultation for Process Improvements
* Solution Design for ERP Implementation
* Coordination of Off-Shore Team for Implementation
* Process Documentation for POC
* Advisory for further Roadmap for Customer Project Solution and Dependencies to other S/4HANA
Transformation Programs

03/2018 - 10/2018
Lead Integration / Global Template for Intercompany Logistics Execution
not to disclose (5000-10.000 employees)
Automotive and vehicle construction
Global Template for intercompany inbound & outbound logistics:
* System integration design distributed over different technologies to support logistic processes
* Define technical Specifications
* Carve out workflow processes and exception handling
* Specify Development and Testing framework
* Support organization change management for adoption readiness by business owners

11/2017 - 02/2018
Team Lead for S/4HANA Greenfield Implementation for LOB PLM
Infosys Consulting / IT Professional Services (>10.000 employees)
Internet and Information Technology

* Leading and implementing PLM functionality following SAP Best practice
* Defining use cases for demonstrating best practice process solutions
* Migrating Master Data for operations
* Specify and Customize Fiori technology for User Experience

06/2017 - 10/2017
Business Transformation Consultant / S/4HANA Transformation Assessment
not to disclose (500-1000 employees)
Consumer goods and retail
* technical readiness check of current ERP and partner systems for future S4/HANA migration
* reverse business process engineering for fit-gap analysis
* requirement assessment for Asset Management, Purchasing, Project and Portfolio Management,
Project Controlling
* design high level target business model and business processes based on defined business strategy
* design future ERP roadmap for S/4HANA incl. target application & system landscape and migration

08/2016 - 06/2017
Architect for Cloud Integration & BRP & Workflow Management / User Experience and Template Rollout
not to disclose (>10.000 employees)
Automotive and vehicle construction
Project Manager / Workflow for Transport Management
Team Lead / EAM Template rollout & User experience redesign for S/4HANA migration
Company not to disclose / Automotive - Germany & South Africa

Rollout for Template consolidation preparing S/4HANA roadmap
* managing Offshore developer teams
* managing onsite consultants
* leading SAP system analysis for custom code reengineering making customer enhancements compatible
for HANA migration
* decomposition of one fits all Maintenance transactions to Fiori UI5 design
* definition of process changes for maintenance overhaul and repair including subcontracting
* design and build reporting for Asset Accounting and Maintenance Execution
* definition of workflow for Transport Management and supporting implementation
* redesign client process for exception handling in Supply Control
* redesigning user experience based on Fiori UI5 for supply control cockpit
* change management for customer applying SRUM methodology in UX design
* design cloud platform integration for variant configuration of production
* advise and support Go Live activities

07/2015 - 07/2016
Business Process Expert for Asset Maintenance Excellence (EAM)
INEOS Styrolution / Chemical Production (>10.000 employees)
INEOS Styrolution / Chemical Production - Germany & Belgium & France

Business Process Expert for Asset Management and Excellence defining Processes and Execution.
Responsible for 5 chemical plants in EMEA region.
* Develop & Enhance Maintenance Process
* Develop & Enhance Project Management
* Define & Build Reporting for Asset Accounting and Maintenance Execution
* Consult Accounting and Controlling
* Implementing Mobile UI5 Solution for Production shift

01/2015 - 06/2015
Development Lead / Development of Integration Add On for SAP
not to disclose (50-250 employees)
Internet and Information Technology

Project Manager and Solution Designer for SAP Add-In to integrate SAP PM & PS with Safran Project Planner:

  • Managing Project negotiating with SAP and Customer
  • Design integration Solution, aligning development teams
  • Support ABAP development
  • Lead certification process with SAP

09/2014 - 12/2014
Business Consultant / Project Execution and Logistics
Merck Group / Pharmaceutical and Life Science (>10.000 employees)
Pharmaceuticals and medical technology
Functional and Technical consulting for SAP Project Execution to reinforce SAP best practice
processes and substitute custom developed solutions
* assessment and safeguarding of ERP enhancement and upgrades
* optimization/stabilization of current operations through change requirement management
implementation, business process analysis, optimized operation process and performance
optimization during month-end closing

02/2014 - 07/2014
Project Manager / Integration for Engineering and Construction Projects Upstream Oil
not to disclose (5000-10.000 employees)
Industry and mechanical engineering
Implementation for integrating SAP Project System as the main tool for tracking CAPEX projects for
cost, resources, material requisitions with Primavera as the scheduling and resource allocation
* managing resources, budget, time for delivery
* conducting requirement workshops, implementation reviews, test management, project documentation
* consulting solution design, authorization concept

09/2008 - 01/2014
Global Business Process Owner for Global SAP Template Rollouts in US, Japan, Europe
Merck Group / Pharmaceutical and Life Science (>10.000 employees)
Pharmaceuticals and medical technology
Business Process Owner and IT-Application Responsible for Research & Development and Asset
Management IT implementations and operations
* Application Responsible and Team Lead for Roll out Projects
* Leading and supervising SIP consultant teams
* Maintaining, supporting and improving rolled out solutions
* Testing and user training

01/2008 - 08/2008
Project Manager for Global Process View (SAP template) roll out
Buehler Group AG / Engineering and Production for Food processing (5000-10.000 employees)
Industry and mechanical engineering
Project Manager coordinating Swiss implementation team and project delivery
* Manage consultant team and align activities with local stake holders
* Requirement and Fit Gap analysis for template and local processes
* Conduct user training

01/2006 - 12/2007
Delivery Manager & Integration Lead for Implementation of Global Asset Management for Oil & Gas
not to disclose (>10.000 employees)
Energy, water and environment
Delivery Manager and Business consultant for roll out, hyper care and post Go live phase at
* Supervise and support site implementations 3 regions more than 30 refineries
* Train and support user in new maintenance processes
* Review implemented solutions and manage changes for improvements
* Build up internal Level 1 & 2 support organization
* Negotiate with customer and other implementation partners in emergency situations

Time and spatial flexibility

without exception in Germany and Switzerland

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