SAP PP Functional Consultant
Work directly with users at all levels to implement projects and develop innovative solutions in accordance with client standards and architecture.
Analyze business requirements and mapping of those to SAP best practice business processes and data models to meet client requirements effectively.
Facilitate blueprinting session and create / update blueprint, functional and technical design documents.
Configure SAP system to meet business requirements and works with other team to complete object development and testing.
Knowledge and ability to design and develop test plans for executing unit, integration, system, data conversion or acceptance testing.
Coordinate execution of project tasks with other team and be comfortable in working under the pressure of tight project deadlines.
Conduct knowledge transfer and training of users.
Perform production support activities (eg. break / fix, how to expertise, troubleshooting)..
Incumbents would work within a multi-functional team to support end to end processes across multiple SAP instances and other platforms.
Interaction with and support of customers, business, management teams in multiple regions.
Sharing the knowledge with colleagues and provide leadership and coaching to new resources in the team.
Perform project management role if require.
Knowledge / Skills / Competencies :
Expert functional business process and SAP PP configuration / technical knowledge in the areas of Discrete Manufacturing processes, Master Data, BOM, ECM, Routing, Work Center, Demand Management, LTP, Planning, MRP, MTS, ATO, Planned and Production Order Conversion, Confirmation, Settlement, Scrap, Safety Stock, Subcontract, etc.
Knowledge of Kinaxis RapidResponse.
In-depth knowledge of System design / development (technical specification for forms, reports, interfaces, data conversions, extensions / modifications and workflows)
Extensive integration with other SAP modules.
Strong exposure to system integration between SAP and Shopfloor Control System, Product Data Management System
Experience in legacy ERP migration and data migration processes (eg. upload, validation, tools : LSMW, eCATT).
Ability to drive functional requirements through user interviews, documentation analysis and process mapping.
Ability to make evaluations & recommendations of alternatives (options, pros / cons & recommendations).
Ability to size development and testing efforts and duration.
Experienced in leading project and development team.
Strong communication with varying levels of audiences both written and verbal.
Excellent communication and problem resolution skills.
Strong knowledge of change management process.
Time management and project management skills.
Physical Demands :
Duties of this position are performed in a normal office environment.
Overseas travel is required.
Flexible hours expected (eg. night conferences).
Typical Experience :
5 years experience as Senior level PP role with a minimum 5 years prior SAP consulting.
Led 5 full lifecycle SAP implementations.
Experience in discrete manufacturing environment.
Typical Education :
Bachelor’s degree in Business, Computer Science, Math, Engineering, or consideration of an equivalent combination of education and experience.
COMPANY OVERVIEW :
Celestica (NYSE, TSX : CLS) is a US$5.6 billion global leader in the delivery of end-to-end product lifecycle solutions.
Our customers trust us to deliver the most advanced design, engineering and manufacturing expertise for their highly sophisticated and complex products.
From advanced medical devices, to highly engineered aviation systems, to next-generation hardware solutions for the Cloud, at Celestica we manage the complexity for our customers and set the bar for quality and reliability in their markets.
Our customer portfolio includes leaders in the enterprise computing, communications, aerospace and defense, industrial, smart energy, healthtech and semiconductor markets.
Headquartered in Toronto, our global network spans 13 countries with 26,000 employees throughout the Americas, Europe and Asia.