Sr. SAP Production Planning & Quality Lead

Callaway Golf Co Chicopee , MA 01014

Posted 3 months ago

Callaway Golf Company is a leader in total performance, premium golf equipment and active lifestyle products while also being a great place to work! We are passionate and push the limits of innovation. We dare to be great while acting with integrity and respect. We stay hungry, yet humble. All while having fun and making golf enjoyable for everyone!

Our company is a blend of experience and diverse backgrounds, and our leaders have a strong history of building and selling successful initiatives. We are working to build a truly groundbreaking company, and we want top-notch people to join us in that mission.

JOB OVERVIEW

The Sr. SAP Production Planning & Quality Lead will be a site lead at our Chicopee, MA manufacturing facility and responsible for business system solutions for Callaway Golf's Global Supplier & Demand planning, production control and execution solutions in the areas such as PP, Quality, PM and Warehousing. As the functional site lead, this role will represent the site's needs within our global IT organization. The position is responsible for analyzing highly complex business problems to be solved with automated system and providing technical expertise in identifying, evaluating and developing systems and procedures that are cost effective and meets business objectives. Must have superior business relationship skills and production functional knowledge with change management experience. Our facility is going through a technology evolution and this role will be key to many of these initiatives. This role will be an independent onsite resource who can work in a matrix organization to deliver excellent results.

ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Lead the design, configuration, implementation and support of SAP medium size functional solutions.

  • As a member of configuration team: work independently to design and configure solutions to meet the business requirements in the related areas such as PP, Quality, PM and Warehousing.

  • Manage all phases of the project life cycle including analysis, design, development, testing, deployment and post-production support/maintenance.

  • Assist in the development and enforcement of best practices to deliver stable, reliable and highly available solutions.

  • Produce and peer review technical designs and architectures for development projects.

  • Demonstrate effective and collaborative communication with internal team members and Business Partners.

  • Coordinate project tasks and ensure accurate estimates are provided for completion of business solutions.

  • Research and debug potential performance or other system anomalies (i.e. demonstrate superior problem resolution).

  • Create and compile technical documentation including: unit, integration, and acceptance test plans, support documentation and end user documentation for delivered solutions and other tasks.

  • Develop and enforce day-to-day support policies and procedures.

  • Communicate status of projects and initiatives to management.

  • Manage multiple projects/reporting solutions for multiple business areas.

TECHNICAL COMPETENCIES (Knowledge, Skills & Abilities)

  • Demonstrate strong analytical skills. Ability to work directly with business analysts to translate complex functional design into technical specifications. Able to grasp requirements quickly and anticipate potential future requirements.

  • Advanced business process knowledge across many areas with ability to provide context to requirements.

  • Ability to facilitate conversations about best practices and SAP solution architectures to enable best practices.

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, both oral and written, including ability to conduct formal and informal presentations and workshops with the ability to communicate across all levels of the business.

  • In-depth knowledge of configuration, development, multi-tiered architecture and cross-functional integration.

  • Strong knowledge of SAP Production Planning (PP), Quality, PM, Warehousing and solution experience.

  • Ability to recognize and minimize design dependencies between projects.

  • Excellent working knowledge of upgrade processes and all aspects of system testing.

  • Able to work extended or non-standard hours to support business needs and project deadlines as needed.

  • Diverse background with broad knowledge of solution platforms, custom development, and package implementations.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science or related area, or equivalent additional work experience required.

  • Strong knowledge of SAP processes and supporting business processes.

  • Minimum 3 years of SAP functional experience with SAP suite, other areas include Purchasing and Production Planning.

Callaway Golf is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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Sr. SAP Production Planning & Quality Lead

Callaway Golf Co