Principal SAP Analyst (APO)

at VincentBenjamin
Published May 10, 2016
Location San Diego, CA
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  


Principal SAP Analyst (APO-SNC-SNP) will be required to analyze highly complex business problems to be solved with automated systems. It will provide technical expertise in identifying, evaluating and developing systems and procedures that are cost effective and meets business objectives.

  • Lead the design, configuration, implementation and support of SAP medium size functional solutions.
  • Lead the design, implementation of medium sized projects such as supply chain optimization projects including KPI development and deployment, supply chain modeling and process automation.
  • Utilize business and systems expertise to identify new or improved business processes, and evaluate them for adoption into the SAP environment.
  • As a member of configuration team: work independently to design and configure solutions to meet the business requirements in the related areas such as MM, SNP, APO, and SNC.
  • 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 standards to provided best practices to deliver stable, reliable and highly available solutions.
  • Provide support for new projects development such as placing APO on HANA and runtime optimization of planning processes.
  • Produce and peer review technical designs and architectures for development projects.
  • 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, 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.
  • Mentor/develop/motivate technical and analytical staff.
  • Manage multiple projects/reporting solutions for multiple business areas.