Gulfstream ERP Configuration Specialist - SAP QM/PM in Savannah, Georgia

Career Opportunities: ERP Configuration Specialist - SAP QM/PM (101283)

Req Id 101283 - Posted 06/08/2017 - Savannah, GA - Posting Category (1)

ERP Configuration Specialist - SAP QM/PM in GAC Savannah

Unique Skills:

Above average knowledge of SAP QM configuration and QM integration with other SAP modules. Must posess experience in IM and WM environments. Preferred experience with SAP PM. Willing to learn GTS and other functional areas.

At least two full cycle SAP QM implementations required and experience in Global deployment projects preferred.

Detailed competency areas:

§ QM Master Data

§ Inspection Planning

§ Supplier Quality Management

§ Inspection Lot Lifecycle Processing

§ Quality Notification (Defect Management) Lifecycle Processing

§ Corrective/Prevention Action Lifecycle Processing

§ Quality Costs Collection, Calculation, and Usage

§ Effective use of delivered ECC QM Reporting and Analysis capabilities, specifically using QMIS,

§ Audit Management

§ Other Cross-Application Functionality Key to QM

§ Key Integration Areas

o Technical and Other Competencies:

§ Deep configuration knowledge and experience, both down the QM leg of SPRO, as well as other QM-relevant areas of config

§ Thorough knowledge of QM tables

§ Demonstrated ability to effectively use key QM transaction codes

§ Experienced in defining, spec-ing and testing security profiles

§ Experienced in identifying truly needed FRICE, and in writing good functional specs and fully testing the product provided by the programmer

§ Experienced in writing and executing test plans - String, Integration, UAT

§ Experienced in transport management and landscape/client purpose and use

§ Experienced in cutover (go-live) planning and execution

Education and Experience Requirements:

Bachelors degree or equivalent combination of education and experience to successfully perform the essential functions of the job. Masters degree in related discipline may offset two years of experience. Ten (10) years relevant experience and/or six years specific SAP system configuration, development and deployment experience, including at least two full lifecycle SAP implementations.

Position Purpose:

Uses specialized knowledge and skills to work in conjunction with the ERP functional workstreams. Researches, develops and deploys advances in business solutions across multiple functional departments. Defines solutions, contents and guides the development of functional organization solutions for each workstream including methodologies, standards and processes. Responsible for process and solution work related to configuring, deploying, maintaining and upgrading a world class ERP capability utilizing SAP.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

Essential Functions: 1. Facilitates decisions and makes recommendations that are recognized as authoritative and have an important impact on overall ERP activities. 2. Demonstrates creativity, foresight and judgment in anticipating and solving complex ERP solutions/problems and in developing methods, standards and processes for diverse business activities. 3. Serves as liaison between end-users, process owners and software development teams including functioning as Subject Matter Expert (SME) in translating requirements to software development teams. 4. Reviews and seeks understanding of operational business procedures and methods specific to functional business areas by mapping current business processes, defining and analyzing business activities, proposing best practices, and recommending solutions 5. Works with technical resources to assist in the testing and implementation of new deployment or revisions to the ERP solution. 6. Identifies necessary actions on technical tools and processes for configuration management 7. Recognizes discrepancies and/or problems with analysis, process mapping or system implementation results and leads toward a corrective action. 8. Maintains a current and up-to-date knowledge of developments in a specific discipline and/or other related technical fields in order to recommend innovations to improve the quality and effectiveness of the business solution.

Additional Functions: 1. Trains, coaches and mentors others on new functionalities and upgrades. 2. Leads projects as required. 3. A credit history check from a national credit bureau will be conducted for all candidates for this position including new hires and current employees seeking promotion or transfer. 4. Performs other duties as assigned.

Other Requirements: 1. Aerospace and Defense Industry experience preferred. 2. Experience implementing solutions in the Aerospace and Defense Industry preferred. 3. Broad business experience in a complex product manufacturing environment is preferred to include process knowledge of the relevant business disciplines including but not limited to: Manufacturing Operations, Supply Chain Management, Quality, Product Support Service and Sales. 4. Assists in identifying business processes that could benefit from inclusion in the ERP environment. 5. Must be able to communicate effectively and professionally when dealing with conflicting opinions and tension within the work group. 6. Interfaces with development team concerning resources.

Languages Required (in addition to English): None

Additional Information

Requisition Number: 101283

Category: Information Systems

Percentage of Travel: Up to 25%

Shift: First

Employment Type: Full-time

Gulfstream does not provide work visa sponsorship for this position, unless the applicant is a currently sponsored Gulfstream employee.

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