The Sr. SAP SD Business Analyst is the primary liaison between their respective functional areas and the Information Technology department. This role is the main conduit that translates business processes/requirements into system functionality. This position supports their global functional areas by analyzing business needs, documenting requirements, and proposing, designing and implementing solutions often of a very complex nature. This position will often be called upon to design solutions to accommodate requirements which are of a global nature in the solution stack of the standard SAP functionality.
This position requires strong analytical and consulting skills as this individual needs to partner with their functional areas in order to fully understand their requirements and translate them into efficient, cost effective solutions. This position serves as a trusted advisor to their functional areas, proactively proposing system changes and innovations to improve efficiencies, increase customer satisfaction or drive cost savings.
This position will be responsible for the day to day support of the functional areas they support but will also be called upon to participate in projects, typically in a lead role. These projects run the gamut from enhancing existing functionality, implementing new functionality, to full-blown implementations. This person must have a strong understanding of the various integration points between the SAP module(s) they are supporting and the various other SAP modules.
Preferred & Required Skills:
Expert understanding and Experience of SAP ECC SD with at least 5+ years' configuration experience.
4+ full lifecycle implementation of SAP ECC in the customer logistic area (SD) (requirements, testing, cutover)
High level of knowledge of SAP ECC integration with PP/SD/QM/FI as well as API/BAPIS for integration with external systems
Excellent understanding and expertise of SAP System Configuration.
Appreciation of Validation and Compliance requirements for system development and support.
Detailed knowledge and experience of developing solutions in the SD area of SAP ECC
Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
Other SAP functional areas such as WM/MM, FI/CO, Master Data, expertise are a plus.
Exceptional verbal and written communication skills and strong leadership and mentoring skills
Capable to work in a cross functional and globally dispersed team environment
Ability and desire to grow skill set
Ability to work independently as well as on teams
Ability to contribute to the successful development of projects from inception to successful implementation.
Experience of working SOX and/or FDA regulated industry.
Practical experience in operations related to warehouse management
Bi-lingual: Spanish, German or French is a plus