The SAP Business Analyst – Demand to Supply (DTS) PP-PI position is an integral part of the Information Technologies department team. The position is the primary coordination point for both day-to-day systems support and new project design and implementation with the operations organization. The role requires the analyst to design, develop, test, and implement efficient, cost effective solutions within the SAP landscape.
Provide guidance to the businesses on the appropriate use of the SAP system
Review, analyze, and evaluate as-is business processes within the DTS work stream.
Designs to-be business processes based on SAP DTS global template and best practices
Lead and assist in SAP design sessions
Configure and maintain the relevant ECC components including but not limited to SAP PP-PI & SAP QM (including documentation)
Support business users in delivery of end user training.
Support Extract, Transform and Cleanse of DTS data objects
Provide overall maintenance and support.
Create functional specifications for application development objects (interfaces, conversions, enhancements and reports and forms) and guide the development of those programs within the development team.
Coordination with the global team on all changes
Weekly travel to project location/client site required
In-depth understanding of SAP PP-PI and QM functionality and underlying data model (including configuration and master data).
Understanding of cross-process integration with focus on manufacturing execution and quality management.
Minimum of 8 years of experience in end-to-end life cycle implementation projects for SAP PP-PI production execution.
Minimum of 8 years of SAP project experience including facilitation and communication to customers and stakeholders.
Experience working in a global SAP environment.
Experience working on 3 or more Full Life Cycle SAP R3 implementations.
Experience in providing structure and guidance to a global project team.
Experience with Variant Configuration a plus
Experience with SAP MII a plus.
Experience working with solution manager and SAP ASAP methodology is a plus.
Must be detail oriented, self-directed and have strong independent problem solving skills.
Strong communication and presentation skills and the ability to work in a team environment.
Time management skills are a must; as well as the ability to be flexible and creative.
Four-year college degree and substantial hands on work experience with SAP (recommended 3-5 years).
MUST be willing to travel extensively, up to 100%.
With their expertise in a specific technology environment, Applications Consultants are responsible for software-specific design and realization, as well as testing, deployment and release management, or technical and functional application management of client-specific package based solutions (e.g. SAP, ORACLE). These roles also require functional and methodological capabilities in testing and training.
Required Skills and Experience:
You focus on building solutions and on maintaining, optimizing and improving a client’s applications and systems. You contribute to a business and technical blueprint and customize the respective Software Package Core Module. You may also be responsible for unit testing, contribute to integration testing, and/or be responsible for the design and delivery of end-user training.
- Qualification: Minimum 8 years PP QM with 1 year of HANA experience, Bachelor’s Degree.
- Certification: Should have or seeking SE or ERP/SAP Level 1.
- Should be proficient in Package Configuration.
- Should have progressing skills in Business Analysis, Business Knowledge, Architecture Knowledge, Technical Solution Design and Vendor Management