Senior Staff SAP PP Analyst

JOB FUNCTION: Information Technology
JOB TYPE: Direct Hire
LOCATION: Secaucus, NJ
POSTED: Sep 21, 2022

Our client is one of the fastest-growing privately-held technology companies in the US. They are currently seeking a Senior Staff SAP PP Analyst to join their team.

Salary/Hourly Rate:


Position Overview:

The Senior Staff SAP PP Analyst is a seasoned individual who will join the IT ERP team to support the ongoing SAP implementation project and other application areas specific to the Production Planning module (Also known as Forecast to Production). The ideal candidate is well versed in the SAP PP module with strong knowledge of manufacturing industry. They will be responsible for the solution designing, configuration, implementation, and delivery of functions relevant to the production planning module for the ongoing SAP implementation and future SAP enhancement projects.

Responsibilities of the Senior Staff SAP PP Analyst:

  • Work with global teams to gather requirements and translate them to technical capabilities
  • Design, develop and deliver sustainable/scalable, global solutions to achieve defined business goals
  • Proactively communicate and collaborate with the business users to analyze the functional requirements and deliver the following artifacts as needed (Functional requirements Use Cases, Use Interface Document)
  • Successfully engage in multiple initiatives simultaneously and capable of managing projects of various sizes and complexity
  • Support users with SAP function troubleshooting and trainings
  • Act as the liaison between the business units, technology teams and support teams
  • Lead/support active and upcoming projects & system enhancements and support issue resolution on production applications
  • Effort estimation, solution design and project delivery
  • Work independently and stay well versed with best practices in SAP, specifically in a manufacturing environment

Qualifications of the Senior Staff SAP PP Analyst:

  • 7+ years of experience with formal business analysis
  • 8+ years of SAP functional experience, specializing in SAP PP module preferably in discrete manufacturing
  • Strong configuration capabilities in SAP production planning and experience in variant configuration
  • Demonstrated ability to design and configure SAP ECC PP module with expert knowledge of discrete manufacturing industries including but not limited to MRP, Demand Management, shop floor activities, confirmation, BOMs, routings, serialization, and batch management
  • Good overall understanding and experience in the SAP supply chain modules (PP, SD, MM, WM)
  • At least 8 years of experience in enhancing standard objects and developing custom objects in SAP ECC with at least two full life cycle implementations
  • Strong analytical skills required, including a thorough understanding of how to interpret customer business needs and translate them into the application and functional requirements
  • Experience in working with Shopfloor/Manufacturing execution systems
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and the ability to interact professionally with a diverse group of business users, executives, managers, and subject matter experts

Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or a related discipline


  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • 401k
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Position ID: 114150