Staff Enterprise Applications Architect



Foster City, CA, USA
Posted on Wednesday, May 22, 2024
We are seeking a highly skilled Staff/ Sr Staff individual with experience to lead the development, implementation, and optimization of our Enterprise Applications landscape, with a central focus on SAP. The ideal candidate will possess a deep understanding of Engineering PLM processes, Supply chain dynamics, SAP modules pertinent to manufacturing and automotive industries, and a thorough grasp of business processes and workflows. Proficiency in CRM systems and payments will be a notable advantage.
If you are passionate about harnessing SAP technology to drive business success in the manufacturing and automotive industries. Join us as we embark on a journey of innovation and growth, and together, to shape the future of automotive manufacturing.

In this role, you will:

  • Spearhead the design, configuration, and deployment of SAP solutions to bolster manufacturing operations, optimize supply chain management, and fortify other critical business functions
  • A good grasp of Engineering PLM processes and how various PLM processes integrate with ERP and manufacturing
  • Collaborate closely with cross-functional teams to gather business requirements and translate them into comprehensive technical specifications for SAP enhancements and customizations
  • Employ a data-centric approach, leveraging enterprise data governance and data-driven insights to drive business optimization strategies
  • Serve as the primary point of contact for issues and inquiries, delivering prompt troubleshooting and resolutions to mitigate disruptions effectively
  • Manage relationships with external vendors and consultants engaged in SAP implementation projects, ensuring adherence to quality standards and project timelines.


  • Bachelor's degree in Information Systems, Computer Science, Business Administration, or a related field; a Master's degree is preferred
  • Extensive hands-on experience (10+ years) in SAP implementation, configuration, and support, with a specialization in manufacturing and automotive modules (e.g. PLM, SAP PP, SAP MM, FICO, EAM)
  • Profound understanding of manufacturing processes, supply chain management, and industry-specific requirements within the automotive sector
  • Familiarity with CRM systems (e.g., Salesforce, CRM) and payment processing solutions are highly desirable

Bonus Qualifications

  • Possess a solid understanding of the ARIBA systems landscape and procurement processes
  • Prior experience developing and maintaining seamless integrations between SAP and third-party systems, encompassing CRM platforms, payment gateways, and other enterprise applications
  • Staying abreast of industry trends and advancements in SAP technology, proactively identifying opportunities for process refinement and system enhancements
There are three major components to compensation for this position: pay, Amazon Restricted Stock Units (RSUs), and Zoox Stock Appreciation Rights. The pay range for this position is $207,000 to $276,000. A sign-on bonus may be offered as part of the compensation package. Compensation will vary based on geographic location and level. Leveling, as well as positioning within a level, is determined by a range of factors, including, but not limited to, a candidate's relevant years of experience, domain knowledge, and interview performance. The pay range listed in this posting is representative of the range of levels Zoox is considering for this position.
Zoox also offers a comprehensive package of benefits including paid time off (e.g. sick leave, vacation, bereavement), unpaid time off, Zoox Stock Appreciation Rights, Amazon RSUs, health insurance, long-term care insurance, long-term and short-term disability insurance, and life insurance.