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TEKsystems SAP TM Solution Architect in Belleville, Illinois

Description:

Our client has the need for an SAP TM Solution Architect with an active Secret clearance, in support of the DLA WMS program for the DOD (see "additional information: for details)

Job Objectives and Responsibilities • Architect - SAP TM (Transportation Management) enterprise solution and integration with warehouse management capability in support of business objectives. This includes full lifecycle deliverables from blueprinting to deployment • Research and integration with the SAP vendor and other team members to develop the concept of operations, implementation strategy, proof-of-concept sessions, and develop the approach and roadmap recommended with cost, schedule and scope estimates • Assist business leaders and senior IT management in leading the organization in the identification, evaluation, and selection of SAP solutions using industry best practices. Identify, analyze, and communicate SAP and non-SAP options, making recommendations to management. Effectively communicate to the appropriate audience and build consensus around the recommended solutions • Develop solution deployment strategies using leading practices and advice on implementing them as per DoD rules and regulations • Prepare and lead design workshops representing processes and/or sub-processes or define the overall architecture, process design, and technical requirements • Lead solution selection, design, and implementation as part of a project team and oversee the activities of technical resources to deliver solutions. Demonstrate deep knowledge of SAP TM, ERP and other common business system platforms, manufacturing, and supply chain • Review and support development of all deliverables throughout the project SDLC (Software Development Lifecycle) to ensure completeness, consistency, quality, and requirements traceability. Identify and resolve design issues, review and provide feedback for design reviews • Work with client and other team members to ensure components work together to meet the objectives and performance goals as defined in the functional and operational requirements • Proactively inform/interface with the product owner, application development team, and architecture team to identify solutions and opportunities • Provide organizational change management process as part of digital transformation program • Provide analysis and development support for SAP products and demonstrate capabilities and limitations of SAP products including SAP ECC, S/4 HANA, SAP TM, HANA Data Analytics,SAP Fiori • Work with project management team, customer, and collaborate with on-site team to ensure continuous business operations and implement solutions in a timely manner • Provide training and knowledge transfer to others in order to achieve customer and employer goals

Skills, Knowledge and Experience:

Required

• 5+ years of SAP TM design, configuration, testing, solutions evaluation, validation, deployment, and implementation experience with two+ full project lifecycle SAP TM implementations • 5+ years of demonstrable experience as a SAP Solution Architect for a major IT program involving multiple teams and/or projects • 5+ years in manufacturing /warehouse/logistics/transportation operation roles, including strong warehouse, distribution, and transportation logistics business process knowledge and experience • 5+ years experience in business process consulting, problem definition, architecture/ design/ detailing of processes • To build the VSM (Value Streamed Mapping) solutions, must have the knowledge & experience of: -Procurement (Purchase Orders) with FOB terms (Origin & Destination) and ASN process from vendors/suppliers -The inbound delivery process within SAP ECC and goods receipt process -Supplier portal experience or knowledge -Transfer of purchase orders/inbound deliveries requirements to Transportation Management -Manage Inbound Transportation Planning & Execution

Secondary skills:

• Preference given to candidates with current or recent federal or DoD experience (DLA is preferred) • 7+ years experience in design, development, implementation, testing of IT systems based on SAP solutions • Demonstrated capacity to create professional architecture deliverables as support for the project (significant decisions, roadmap, logical/physical viewpoints) • Experience in Project/Program Management • Experience in developing and utilizing business intelligence reporting and dashboards • Familiar with material handling systems and how to integrate them to SAP TM solutions • Must be familiar with transportation and logistics business models, SAP TM and wireless technologies • Strong background in legacy manufacturing, supply chain applications, SAP/Non-SAP ERP solutions and reporting tools • Excellent skills for requirements gathering, solution design, hands-on build, implementation, troubleshooting, problem identification, root cause, and corrective action to drive resolution • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to build effective relationships • Ability to proactively identify opportunities, make recommendations, own initiatives and mentor others • Strong communication skills which include: mastery of and fluency in the English language, ability to convey complex technical concepts to company stakeholders in an easy-to-understand manner, both verbally and written; active listening skills to gather key information from internal and external partners • Proficient in MS Office – Word, Excel, PowerPoint • Proficient in Visio (process flows) • Knowledge of DLA’s Vendor Shipment Module (VSM) is preferred • Experience using SAP Fiori is preferred • SAP certification is preferred and will/may be required in the future • B.S. in Engineering, Business Management, Industrial Engineering or Computer Science is preferred

Skills:

SAP TM, sap ecc, sap hana, solution architecture, sap implementation, erpss, eass

Top Skills Details:

5+ years of SAP TM design, configuration, testing, solutions evaluation, validation, deployment, and implementation experience with two+ full project lifecycle SAP TM implementations

5+ years of demonstrable experience as a SAP Solution Architect for a major IT program involving multiple teams and/or projects

5+ years in manufacturing /warehouse/logistics/transportation operation roles, including strong warehouse, distribution, and transportation logistics business process knowledge and experience

Additional Skills & Qualifications:

SAP TM version 9.4

Experience Level:

Entry Level

About TEKsystems:

We're partners in transformation. We help clients activate ideas and solutions to take advantage of a new world of opportunity. We are a team of 80,000 strong, working with over 6,000 clients, including 80% of the Fortune 500, across North America, Europe and Asia. As an industry leader in Full-Stack Technology Services, Talent Services, and real-world application, we work with progressive leaders to drive change. That's the power of true partnership. TEKsystems is an Allegis Group company.

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.

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