CommScope, Inc. SAP Functional Analyst - LE/WM in Joliet, Illinois

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As a SAP Functional Analyst - LE/WM- you will conduct analysis, evaluation, modification, configuration and testing of SAP ECC Warehouse Management module. By understanding the client's existing processes you’ll translate business process into IT solutions that align with overall IT strategies as well as meet the needs of the business. ERP Configuration will be completed based on requirements provided by the business to meet their needs and ERP standards. This position will focus on support, improvement, and troubleshooting of functional applications. This position can be in Joliet, IL (preferred), Omaha, NE or Hickory, NC.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Support ERP production business processes within expert field to meet business process requirements

  • Configure ERP solutions for identified gaps in functionality and business process

  • Participate in design reviews and business model matching sessions

  • Resolve ERP systems issues resulting from user error, incomplete system setup or systems bugs

  • Gather and understand business requirements for support and work with the rest of IT to ensure expectations are met or exceeded

  • Maintain complex integration points between ERP and third party systems

  • Manage and coordinate all development applications including requirements definition, vendor evaluation, strategic systems planning, processes re-engineering, design, and development, and documentation, production support of major manufacturing implementation or new functionality

  • Leverage business knowledge and expertise to deliver business process improvements

  • Provide analysis and requirements to the ABAP Development area as it pertains to customization while following standard practices

  • Manage user acceptance testing and approval of configuration and development with the business partners for signoff

  • Develop user acceptance test scenarios, test scripts and results to validate configuration with the business

  • Provide innovative solutions by staying abreast of current technology

  • Follow established policies and procedures for system security and production operations

  • Collaborate with other IT and functional area personnel on routine and major system upgrades activity 

  • Develop test plans and protocols for evaluation of system performance

  • Prepare user personnel training materials and assist users in the conversion and implementation of the system

  • Adhere to Solution Development Methodology (SDM) practices

Required Skills

  • Bachelors of Information Systems or related areas.

  • 3+ years of experience in design, configuration, and implementation of SAP ECC Warehouse Management (WM)/Inventory Management (IM)

  • Ability to articulate/translate Business requirements into Technical requirements

  • Experience in configuration of the Organizational Structure such as Plant, Shipping Point, SLOC, Warehouse

  • Strong expertise in configuration of Warehouse Organization Structure, Removal and Placement strategies, Warehouse Management Data Setup, Goods Issue, Goods Receipt process.

  • Experience in Warehouse Control Parameters such as blocking logic, partial picking, storage unit management, handling unit management

  • Strong knowledge of Quote to Cash, Procure to Pay, Make to Order and Make to Stock processes

  • Experience in IM-WM interface, Inventory Conversion processes, Material Movements, RF menu management, LSMW, Physical Inventory, Distribution Processes

  • Knowledge of shipping operations, customs interfaces, carrier interfaces, and standard output requirements

  • Must have excellent communication skills both oral and written.

  • Must be able to mentor junior team members.

  • Led several end to end solution implementations.

  • Willing to travel up to 20%

Preferred Skills

  • Experience with integrating to external systems via SAP IDOC, file transfer, PI.

  • Experience on WM/FI integration with PP

  • Knowledge on Data Migration and Experience on RICEF objects.

  • Knowledge on SAP ECC Logistic Execution Modules

  • Knowledge on QM module

  • Techno-functional experience

  • Programming experience and familiarity with standard SAP programming concepts, practices, and procedures (ABAP, FIORI, Personas, JAVA, Mobile)

  • Setting up background jobs, SAP Query, IDOC handling

  • HP ALM/VSTS, Agile/SDLM

  • Experience on S/4 HANA, SAP Cloud Platform, Leonardo

  • Knowledge on FIORI/ UI5 applications.

  • BODS – Technical / functional skill set.

  • Other Non-SAP ERP system experience will be considered

It is the policy of CommScope to provide Equal Employment Opportunities to all individuals based on merit, qualifications and abilities. CommScope does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, religion, gender (including pregnancy), national origin, age or any other characteristics as protected by law. Furthermore, this contractor and subcontractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-300.5(a) and 41 CFR 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified protected veterans and qualified individuals on the basis of disability, and require affirmative action by covered prime contractors and subcontractors to employ and advance in employment qualified protected veterans and qualified individuals with disabilities.