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SAP Data Architect/Analyst

Kelly Services
St Louis, MO 63112
**SAP Data Architect/Analyst**


Contract/Remote


**Job Description:**


The SAP SME provides lead and guidance to the Business intelligence integration team/architects on SAP process flows, backend table relationships/dependencies, and overall system guidance covering all functional business areas. Core modules used are Financials, Sales and Distribution, Material Management, Production Planning. The SAP analyst has a good working knowledge of SQL to add to integration existing process from SAP to the Data Lake.


**MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES:**


+ Dissect SAP table relationships to guide integration team to properly map data for nightly ETL jobs tied to our Data Lake.Capture flow of transactions (cradle to grave), derive key structures, and provide direction to ensure an accurate representation of the system.

+ Map the tables and fields from SAP into our proprietary data model.

+ Understand any custom implementations/processes that are in place with the current SAP implementation and translate the functionality in the map design.

+ Experienced in understanding and translating 3 rd party integrations, dependencies with the current SAP implementation and integrating data dependencies in the map design.

+ Proficient in the SAP backend tables and relationships, module dependency.

+ Proficient in the SAP BI reporting module tables, relationships, out of the box reports, dependencies. Experienced in navigating data, process flows, custom builds and documenting the analysis, incorporating into design.

+ Experienced in prototyping EI requirements using SQL against SAP backend tables, SAP BI backend tables.

+ Proficient in validating & tying results from prototypes, map designs against standard SAP reports, front end screens, GL etc.

+ Effectively communicate with other SAP subject matter experts, to translate EI requirements, share and seek validation for proposed design methodology, source tables, relationship for EI maps.

+ Collect, analyze, review, document and communicate business needs and requirements to IT. Translate high level business requirements into functional and technical specifications and manage changes to such specifications through system development and quality assurance testing.

+ Perform problem identification & resolution for issues related to specific module(s), functional and business area(s). Provide training to prevent problem reoccurrence and knowledge transfer.

+ Serve as module expert for each functional area:finance, accounting, manufacturing, order to cash, procure to pay, inventory

+ Comprehensive knowledge of both front end (user interface) and back end processes and relationships within SAP.

+ Contribute to the overall planning and execution of projects and issue resolution including the development of approaches, identifying resources, and developing timelines.

+ Mentoring and educating other staff members.Assist IT management and end-users to determine feasibility of potential systems projects tied to integration into our current ecosystem.

+ Fully document testing scenarios on project implementations

+ Works with the business and IT to build awareness of architecture & product capability along with limitations and alternative options.

+ Recommends and takes action to direct the analysis and solutions of problems.

+ Monitor production processes, review reports and monitoring tools daily for data quality, performance and on time completion of processes.

+ In some instances, respond to escalations during off hours (after initial offshore team has troubleshot the issue)

+ Contribute to the overall planning of projects and issue resolution by recommending approaches, identifying resources, and developing timelines

+ Follow documented procedures for configuring, maintaining, upgrading, testing, and coding the application/custom interface routines

+ Ensure best technical practices are followed for all enterprise software development.

+ Effectively communicate of project plans, priorities, and program status within the team.

+ Perform detailed tests and review developers work to ensure a high level of data quality.

+ Monitor and document post-implementation problems revision requests. Maps software functionality to business processes.


**KEY RESULT AREAS:**


+ Provide technical development and analytical support for SAP DW mappings.

+ Review and test code and results developed by offshore resources to ensure results tie to source system.

+ Assist in providing technical direction for future projects.

+ Ensure standard documentation requirements are met.


**EXPERIENCE/EDUCATION:**


+ Bachelors Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or related field/equivalent experience

+ 5+ years of functional and technical experience in designing, developing and supporting technical solutions in SAP across Sales, Procurement and Finance modules.

+ Technical expertise in SAP, SAP BI backend layer, tables and relationships.

+ Familiarity with any of the data integration tools such as SAP BW/HANA, SAS DI, Informatica etc.is a plus.

+ Must have solid SQL development skills. Should be able to translate business requirement into SQL using SAP backend tables.

+ Must have worked in environments using SDLC methodologies and standards.Agile preferred.

+ Must have strong analytic and problem-solving skills

+ Experience with Data Warehousing solutions preferred

+ Familiarity with multicurrency ERP implementations a plus


**Why Kelly** **** **?**


By partnering with Kelly Technology, youll have direct connections to top companies around the globegiving you the chance to put your tech skills to work on some of todays most intriguing, innovative, and high-visibility projects. In a world where change is the only constant, our unparalleled connections and IT market expertise help you take your skills exactly where you want to go. Were here to help you gain experience, keep learning, and move your career forward.


**About Kelly** ****


At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.


Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.
Posted: 2021-04-19 Expires: 2021-05-20

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