The Principal Solution Analyst 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 Worflow, 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
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
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