SD Solutions Architect

Location: South Carolina, USA Salary: Negotiable
Sector: Chemical Type: Permanent
Reference #: PR/076908_1617281343

Time Sensitive Opportunity

Job Description

Senior Solutions Architect to focus on SAP Sales & Distribution (SD) module configuration in Order to Cash (OTC). Reporting to the Senior Solutions Manager, Enterprise Applications, you will be an internal expert to provide technical expertise and translate business requests into technical & business process requirements.

Additional responsibilities:

Lead the development within System Development Life Cycle (SDLC) framework including design, build, test, documentation and training
Act as SME and project manager for small to medium sized projects
Manage projects including providing status reporting, tracking budget and managing internal and external resources
Research and recommend chemical industry best practices and align with key stakeholders to maintain strategic OTC roadmap
Provide recommendations to leadership on applying current/emerging best practices addressing issues critical to success
Conduct workshops with technical and non-technical resources
Share knowledge and develop relationships with on/off-shore maintenance and project teams
Provide 3rd level support for application maintenance services
Identify, establish, and maintain business relationships with key Grace stakeholders
Identify and manage change management needs leading to the successful acceptance of new processes and use of technology
Ability to travel up to 15% to include International
Required Skills

Expert level SAP SD knowledge in the following 6 technical areas:

Sales master data
Sales order processing capabilities: EDI, pricing, credit check, ATP, material determination, output documents, inter-company, MTO
Delivery Processing: Delivery due list, pick/pack/loading, shipment, integration with Warehouse Management
Billing: Invoice list, rebate processing, integration with Esker solution
Outbound and Inbound messaging via IDOCs
SAP Output Documents
Familiarity with SAP add-on solutions such as Taxware and Paymetric
Familiarity with ABAP
Excellent written, verbal and presentation communication skills
Ability to coordinate remote teams and work effectively with an off-shore, outsourcing provider
Ability to effectively communicate technical and analytical topics to both technical and non-technical resources

Required Experience

BS degree preferable in Information Systems, Computer Science or related technical discipline or equivalent work experience
5+ years SAP OTC functional analyst featuring hands on SAP configuration experience
10+ years IT Systems Projects / Business Analysis / Service experience
SDLC project management experience
Working Knowledge of CRM solutions ( and familiarity with SAP add-on solutions such as Taxware
Preferred Qualifications
Six Sigma Greenbelt and Project Management (PMI/PMP) certification
Good knowledge of OTC & CRM processes in chemical industry
Knowledge of other modules of SAP, such as GTS and SAC

If you feel you are a good fit for this opportunity please send me a email at or give me a call at 551-233-0231.