SAP Solution Engineer SCM

Location: Pittsburgh

Job Type: Full Time / Permanent

The SAP Solution Engineer will be responsible for the design, development, and support of SCM/SAP-APO functionalities. In addition, this position will also provide cross-functional support in DtS-Production functional streams and perform solution consulting as well as support the design of new APO solutions and concepts for global advanced planning and optimization.

Major Tasks & responsibilities: • Responsible for the design, implementation, and management of SCM/APO solutions • Responsible for the transfer of the solutions into operations • Maintain knowledge about the current market solutions and trends • Management of projects of limited scope or of subprojects within SCM and integrated functional area • Close collaboration and early involvement in new business requirement discussion and upcoming change projects in APO and integrated functional work streams • Perform solution/technology consulting and an active partnership/collaboration with Application Service, Digital Transformation, I&O Teams, and planning/production key users during requirement gathering and project execution • Foster a culture for improvements and innovations.

Value Added: • Established, competent professional who independently develops and implements solutions in APO • Meets and usually exceed customer needs in support of business goals • Demonstrates technical/business process leadership • Sought out by other professionals for guidance • Maintains awareness of current applicable technology • Makes independent decisions within defined areas of responsibility • Serves as consultant to management within the SAP APO discipline • Evaluates operational effectiveness • Influences commitment of resources at divisional/departmental level Work Relations: Internal: • User areas (process owners, key users, experts, management) • Application Service, Digital Transformation Team, I&O Teams, and team leads within IT Community.

External: • Supplying partners

Qualifications: • Bachelor’s degree in Information technology or Business Administration/Management with at least 4 years of related experience OR an equivalent combination of education and experience • Excellent knowledge of SAP’s APO/SCM along with relevant business processes understanding. • Knowledge of SAP’s IBP is preferred • Sound Experience in implementation processes • Economical basics • Project management skills • Intercultural experience • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills • Self-motivated and able to work independently and under pressure.