Job Title
Sr. SAP Business Analyst
Date Posted
6/14/2019
Job Type
Full-Time Regular
Job Description

Sr. SAP Business Analyst (2 positions) – Memphis, TN - Perm Position

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Work with project stakeholders to elicit business requirements and ensure the results of the development complies with user and business specifications
  • Work from a vision instead of being solely task-oriented
  • Drive innovation via process improvements and system enhancements that result in increased productivity and customer satisfaction
  • Build strong business relationships across all functional teams involved in releasing or supporting the solution; work with other Business Analysts to understand interdependencies across projects
  • Leverage technical experience to communicate technical constraints and approaches; able to question/challenge development and QA resources to facilitate constructive brainstorming and solution design
  • Supports assigned Business Units with all IT system needs
  • Assists in documenting business and workflow diagrams when applicable; work with others in the development staff to ensure products are delivered that meet usability standards
  • Work with distributed teams during development & QA to provide guidance and ensure business requirements and functional specifications are met
  • Maintain proficiency in the project’s applications and features and lead demonstrations during development and prior to release
  • Willingness to engage users in their day to day activity, help them be more effective, solicit feedback and drive overall efficiency
  • Maintains appropriate communications within area of responsibility. Continually looking at all processes for opportunities to enhance existing Information Systems
  • Provides training opportunities to ensure department personnel can obtain skills and knowledge necessary to successfully perform duties and responsibilities of job
  • Coordinates Information System activities between the various business segments. Seeks mutual agreement on problems involving those systems
  • Exceptionally proficient in identifying and solving problems while thinking outside the box; hands-on but capable of interacting with all levels of management and employees
  • Experience in working with developers and business partners in designing, developing, testing, conversion, and implementation of new functionality or problem resolution
  • Effectively participates in cross-functional teams
  • Assists in maintaining system integrity through application of system upgrades, changes and user updates
  • Monitors and reports project progress as needed
  • Keeps abreast of current trends and practices in field of expertise.
  • Manages time effectively to meet individual and project deadlines
  • Assumes other duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business Information Systems or related field preferred or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Five plus years of IT, Business Analyst experience with multiple departments
  • Five plus years of direct experience in SAP and the use of IMG for configuration
  • Experience with Finance (FICO) - (one position)
  • Experience with SAP in manufacturing but has exposure to other modules (2nd position)
  • Effective in completion of multi-faceted projects in conjunction with daily activities
  • Ability to effectively interact with diverse personalities; tactful, mature, flexible
  • Excellent verbal/written communication skills
  • Strong analytical, problem solving and reasoning skills
  • Resourceful and well organized
  • Ability to establish credibility, be decisive, and support organization’s preferences and priorities
  • Results-oriented with the ability to balance other business considerations
  • Skills, Abilities, and Competencies

Please forward resumes to lbarton@summerfield.net

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