Senior IS Functional Analyst – SAP Integration

Recruiter
Location
Kraków,Małopolskie,Poland
Salary
Competitive
Posted
12 Aug 2016
Closes
17 Feb 2017
Ref
PL57914721_E5
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
The ABB Global Business Services - Information Systems organization (GBS IS) is a unique unit working on software development which supports business processes of the entire ABB organization. Everyday a team of over 450 developers, project managers and other specialists works on advanced IT solutions which improve efficiency of our company. Currently we are looking for candidates for a position of Senior IS Functional Analyst - SAP Integration to join our brand new Team. The Senior Functional Analyst at ABB Group level provides the integration expertise in order to write functional specifications, configure the global systems and actively support the local system integration and ensure requirements are complete for level 4 specialists (developer). Maintaining continuous integrity of functional configuration and system documentation in line with the process design whilst proactively suggesting application usability improvements are critical success factors to ensuring highest possible business operational excellence.

Tasks:
• Act as the main speaking partner for Business Analyst/s and business organisation stakeholders in enhancing platform functional capabilities in order to support business process development;
• Build experience and competence of the usage of IS platform/application capabilities and features;
• Write functional specification in close collaboration with Group Senior Functional analysts;
• Provide support in gathering and documenting requirements;
• Perform system configurations to deliver the solution against functional specification, in cases where level 4 resources are not required to perform the tasks;
• Maintain system configuration documentation such as user guidelines following change releases;
• Develop concepts and material for training purposes for platform usage together with Business Analyst;
• Build knowledge base and/or coach support team in populating and keeping knowledge base up-to-date;
• Build and maintain integration approaches between functional modules of the platform in close collaboration with other Functional Analysts (integration design, documentation, information/data flow);
• Work closely with Functional Analysts/Application Architects or Service Managers of other applications to ensure integrations can be developed and maintained with highest stability to avoid functional/data integration issues with downstream and upstream applications;
• Ensure complete and full functional requirements documentation to Level 4 resources (developer) and review/approve the technical design and solution via integration testing;
• Communicate system functional capability best practices;
• Actively participate in collaboration & sharing of knowledge across the network of Business and Functional Analysts. Maintain expert network;
• Proactively monitor function & feature usage effectiveness and work with continuous improvement of application usability.

Requirements:
• Configuration expert in SAP PO; approx. 5-7 years in specialist function: ALE/EDI, Web services, BRF+.
• Experience in integration to SAP and non-SAP systems including SalesForce.com, Quotation tools, e-commerce platforms, configuration tools and more;
• Configuration experience in business scenarios covered in Dimensions;
• Proven process understanding within functional area;
• Fluent spoken and written English, any other language will be a plus;
• Bachelor's Degree in technical or business discipline or equivalent experience;
• Qualified project management experience within IT;
• Thorough knowledge of IT service management concepts (ITIL) is a plus;
• Ability to promote a team environment.

Location: Kraków/Łódź