IBM Application Architect: S4/HANA experience and Logistics or Analytics in MONTREAL, Canada

IBM Global Business Services has more than 60,000 professionals in over 50 countries worldwide. With a strong focus on results, we enable clients to leverage technology and information to improve performance and create sustainable competitive advantages.As the leading supplier of SAP software solutions to a rapidly growing list of major North American corporations, we are proud of our talented team, our respected reputation, and our outstanding results.This opportunity is for an individual who has both solid experience in the SAP logistics modules including Plant Maintenance, Sales and Distribution as well as experience in the service industry most preferably in the public sector. The successful candidate must have experience in managing the design of overall SAP solutions in complex business environments. A high level of French language proficiency (written and oral) is required for this position. Responsibilities for the position include:

  • Functional leadership of a multi-disciplinary team involved in the implementation of SAP logistics modules and their integration with the financial and CRM modules.

  • Manage or execute specific project deliverables and scope to ensure project schedules & timelines are respected.

  • Articulate proposed solutions in business terms and demonstrate solution effectiveness in meeting business needs.

  • Ensure systems integration across suite of core application platforms.

  • Analyze business requirements and translate them into solution specifications.

  • Breakdown the business requirements into comprehensive deliverables and estimate the work effort required to complete them.

  • Ensure that adequate knowledge transfer has happened from the project development team to the post-go-live support team

  • Experience leading projects leveraging new SAP emerging technologies such as S/4 HANA, Fiori, Hybris, cloud offering solutions including SucessFactors and Concur

  • Assessment of business and application requirements

  • Management of overall solution design workshops and design reviews

  • Overall responsibility for integration and quality of solution

  • Driving the development of functional and system specifications

  • Conducting fit/gap analysis and business process modeling

  • Configuring the software to business requirements

  • Ensuring development and implementation of adequate testing strategies

  • Ensuring that adopted methodology is a implemented

  • Actively performing knowledge transfer to clients

  • Communicating in a team environment with clients and colleagues

  • Providing support for deployment and sustainment as necessary

Bilingual French/English considered an assetGBSSAP16

  • At least 7 years’ experience in projects involving different SAP modules in a large organization and be aware of the challenges faced by different teams in coming up with an integrated enterprise wide solution

  • At least 7 years’ experience in in-depth knowledge of structured application design, programming and testing principles.

  • At least 7 years’ experience in strong background in formal software application design and development on SAP ERP landscape

  • Minimum 7 years SAP implementation experience - 4 full project lifecycles with the SAP logistics modules including Plant Maintenance, Sales and Distribution and their integration with the Financial and CRM modules

  • Strong configuration skills in SAP ECC

  • Extensive experience designing and configuring the key integration points between the FI/CO and other SAP modules : Plant Maintenance, Material Management, Sales and Distribution,CRM

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