The Senior SAP Analyst / Developer is responsible for developing and managing application functionality to facilitate ongoing business initiatives. The successful candidate handles the full project lifecycle (requirements, design, development, testing, documentation, go-live and support) for their responsible areas, which provides many exciting opportunities for a self-motivated individual to broaden their technical skills and business acumen.
The successful candidate will have strong communication and problem solving skills, as this position will work closely with end users, 3rd party support teams, technical leads and management to define and deliver business requirements. The candidate must have a proven track record in their area of expertise and a minimum of 3 - 4 years of progressive experience as an analyst / developer.
Responsible for solving complex business problems; design, configure / develop, test, implement and document solutions for the various SAP modules.
Analyze business needs, document requirements and translate needs into functional, and/or technical specifications. Perform analysis, and evaluate downstream business systems, process, and/or organizational impacts.
Analyze the process to be implemented, define system requirements in terms of system capabilities and configure / develop SAP accordingly.
Perform testing on system configuration or changes – unit, user acceptance, regression
Advise business partners on the upstream / downstream implications of standard or proposed SAP configuration / development changes.
Identify risks and issues, and seek approval on complex matters.
Prepare technical requirement documents for all configuration changes, program changes and reports.
Build strong relationships with business partners and provide subject matter expertise and production support to internal business partners on an ongoing basis.
Manage the outsourced level 1 support vendor.
Bachelors Degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, Engineering or related experience.
3 - 4 years of configuration experience in two of the SAP modules and sub modules - (Sales and Distribution, Materials Management, Inventory Management, Finance & Controlling)
Extensive experience with integration between the SD, MM, IM and FI-CO modules
4 – 5 full life cycle implementations
Experience creating, executing and de-bugging LSMW’s
ABAP programming experience and ability to interpret and debug ABAP code
Experience managing integration between SAP and 3rd party applications and systems.
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Project Management experience preferred
Ability to travel domestic and internationally up to 25%