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Posted January 19th

Principal Solution Analyst Logistics

Miramar, Florida


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Posted January 19th

Principal Solution Analyst Logistics

Miramar, Florida

Overview

The Principal Solution Analyst SAP Logistics is responsible for ensuring technology solutions address business requirements and achieve the identified business outcomes. This position understands, documents requirements in business requirements documents (BRD), functional specifications and designs and configures platforms to support business requirements. The position has a combination of strong business acumen, application domain knowledge and the ability to communicate effectively in both technical and business language. This role will assist subject matter experts with gap analysis / process definition and system enhancements and will provide a high level of service for break-fix incidents and requests. This role is different than a developer in that it does not “code”; the focus is to “build” a technical solution by taking business requirements and configuring the systems to support the business requirements.

 

This person understands emerging technologies and can identify opportunities to automate and standardize business processes. They assist with educating the IT team on the goals of the business and assists with facilitating communication and alignment between functions and IT from the gathering of initial requirements to final implementation. This person may also manage process conformity, compliance, and is responsible for the development of business and technical process documentation and training materials.

Specialized Skills and Technologies

Experience in configuration of SAP MM, SD, WM and IM Modules
Knowledge of SAP FICO module
Experience in Workflow, Reports, Interfaces, Conversions, Enhancements and Forms (WRICEF) objects
Knowledge of iDocs, Business Application Programming Interfaces (BAPI's)
SAP experience with ECC version 6.0 or latest

Primary Responsibilities

  • Act as a lead / subject matter expert (SME) within Solution Analyst team
  • Apply system solutions to business requirements through the design and configuration of systems platforms and applications
  • Lead the development of business and technical process documentation and training materials
  • Lead the definition of project requirements by identifying project milestones, phases, and elements; assist with project budget needs
  • Lead the monitoring of project progress by tracking activity, resolving problems, publishing progress reports, and recommending actions
  • Serve as liaison between Business Divisions/Functions and IT on projects and enhancements
  • Mentor and support development of more junior Solution Analyst team members
  • Perform other job-related duties as assigned

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Finance, Business Analysis, Data Management, Business Intelligence
  • 7+ years of work experience in a business or technology role working closely with functions outside of IT understanding business processes and needs
  • High level of experience in systems development lifecycle models such as Agile or other traditional project management principles
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Strong knowledge of business processes and the ability to design, configure, and deploy solutions to support them
  • Experience leading Behavior-Driven-Design (BDD) process
  • Experience gathering of requirements to facilitate automation of acceptance tests
  • Proven record of building consensus and buy-in with key stakeholders
  • Ability to demonstrate Agile delivery values of openness, commitment, respect, courage, and focus

Agile Delivery Values

  • Openness – Team and stakeholders agree to be open about all work and challenges 
  • Commitment – Personally commit to achieving the goals of the team 
  • Respect – Respect your team members to be capable and independent 
  • Courage – You have courage to do the right thing and work on tough problems 
  • Focus – Everyone focus on the work in the sprint and the goal of the scrum team.  Rise and fall as a team

Physical Demands

  • Physical demands include a considerable amount of time sitting and typing/keyboarding, using a computer (e.g., keyboard, mouse, and monitor), or adding machine
  • Physical demands with activity or condition may include walking, bending, reaching, standing, squatting, and stooping
  • May require occasional lifting/lowering, pushing, carrying, or pulling up to 20lbs
Location
Miramar, Florida