SAP Solution Architect Sr Principal - Military veterans preferred
2018-12-20 SAIC (www.saic.com)
Huntsville Alabama 35805 United States
JOB DESCRIPTION: The Global Combat Support System-Army will ultimately replace several aging and outdated Army management information systems across tactical logistics environments within the Army’s Active and Reserve components as well as the National Guard. SAIC is seeking SAP and Aviation logistics experienced professionals to create new logistics automation capabilities for the US Army within the GCSS ERP system, which is based on SAP. SAIC seeks a SAP Solution Architect in Huntsville, AL is currently looking to support the GCSS-Army Increment 2 project. This is a direct hire full-time position and offers competitive benefits.
The SAP Solution Architect is responsible for:
Participating in the delivery of GCSS-Army Increment 2 project and minor/major releases including implementation (design, configuration, testing), upgrade and/or extension of existing applications
Providing functional and business process expertise on a project team which generally consists of consultants, subcontractors, remote global resources and government employees
Participation in design activities and gap analysis
Configuration of, but not exclusive to, the SAP Material Master, DMS, BOM, IM, WM, Classification and Workflow
The assessment, analysis and solutioning of client business problems
Leading analysis and design sessions to create requirements to develop right client solution
Participating in gathering requirements, including leading, designing and providing guidance on recommendations
Collaborating with the key business stakeholders on current processes and proposing solutions to enhance current processes, including advising on system options, risk, cost vs. benefits and impacts
Ensuring all systems are aligned with the IT long term strategy; identifying, recommending and implementing complex configuration solutions and implementing full cycle configuration to meet business needs, while creating and updating associated documentation
Setting testing strategy for modules and leading end to end integration testing
Communicating technical and business issues/solutions to all levels of individuals, including managers, directors, and executives
REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: Bachelors and fourteen (14) years or more experience; Masters and twelve (12) years or more experience; PhD or JD and nine (9) years or more experience.
Preferred Technical and Professional Experience
At least 10+ years of experience in SAP
At least 10+ years of experience in LO, SCP, PM, SM, IM, WM and Master Data Configuration, HANA experience preferred
Experience in integrating SAP solutions across other DOD ERPs/SAP solutions, preferred
Experience in using SAP technical environment to including ABAP debugger, LSMW, SAP Query etc.
Experience as a team lead and/or mentor.
Experience in client facing roles
Experience working in a highly customized SAP environment is required
Experience working with integrations utilizing ALE, RFC, Web services, BAPIs, SAP PI and other interface technologies
Experience in SolMan, preferred • Experience with HP ALM, preferred • Experience with ARIS modeling, preferred
Experience with Public sector SAP implementations, preferred • SAP certification(s), preferred
ITIL experience, preferred
Engineer, Information systems or other technical degree - 4 year degree required, Masters preferred
Minimum 14+ years of experience in SAP - MM gathering requirements, configuring and customizing required
Excellent verbal and written communication skills (English)
Must be a U.S. citizen with Secret clearance.
Essential Process and Analytical Qualifications
Ability to work autonomously in a proactive manner.
Candidates must have demonstrable leadership capabilities
Proven track record of successful delivery of assignments
Very strong analytical approach to problem solving and solution development
Candidates should be very organized and have a flexible approach to operate in a Public sector environment
Hands on experience with SAP systems implementation in large environment
Strong understanding of operational management
Candidates must have the ability to manage multiple priorities concurrently
Ability to produce and review functional and technical specifications and make recommendations for improvement prior to development