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 SAP PP (Production Planning) Functional Specialist
Ref No.: 17-00345
Location: Burns Harbor, Indiana
Position Type:Contract
Start Date: 07/20/2017
Required Skill set:
The SAP PP (Production Planning) Functional Specialist will be responsible to participate in the blueprinting of an SAP S4/HANA implementation, create proof of concept proto-types, write functional specs, configure the SAP solution, write test scripts, and go-live support.
This is a business analyst and systems configurator role under technical lead supervision.
They will contribute to the development of new applications used in the Sales and Planning departments and support the base system as required.

SAP configuration expert in SCM/PP area with a proven track record.

• Ability to write functional specifications, test plans, conduct unit testing, train end users and troubleshoot enhancements to the base system.

• Knowledge of discrete industry and manufacturing environment.
• Ability to document business process and technical design.
• Good communication skills to work closely with business users, SAP functional leads, SAP technical leads, and other areas.
• Coordinate testing and document results.
• Assist in the evaluation and selection of the best solution from possible alternatives.
• Assist in the adoption of new business procedures resulting from system improvements, through the development of documentation, training, and communication plans.
• Adhere to standards for software development and change management
• Working knowledge in Microsoft Office Suite (Outlook, Word, Excel)
• Working hours: Onsite Indiana Harbor M-F 8-5pm (occasional off hour support)
• SAP S4/HANA PP and Variant Configuration
• SAP Fiori
• MM and SD experience is a plus
• SAP HANA 1610 on premise experience is a plus
• Expert knowledge of RFC's, BAPI's, BADI's, BDC's, User Exits, and enhancement points
• Broad technical appreciation - including ALL key SAP functionality and technology.
• Strong knowledge of outbound/inbound ABAP interfaces using IDOCs, BAPIs, RFCs to/from Middleware (IBM WebSphere is a plus) and flat files
• Expert in IDOC enhancements
• ABAP debugging skills is a plus
• Middleware experience. IBM WebSphere is a plus.
• MS Office (Outlook, Word, Excel)