SAP EWM Solution Architect

at First Quality Enterprises, Inc.
Location King of Prussia, PA
Date Posted April 13, 2019
Category Default
Job Type Full-time

Description

First Quality was founded in 1989 and, in nearly three decades, has grown to be a global privately held company with over 4,000 employees. Its corporate offices are located in Great Neck, New York, with manufacturing facilities and offices in Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Georgia, and Canada. First Quality is a diversified family of companies manufacturing consumer products ranging from Absorbent Hygiene (adult incontinence, feminine care, and baby care), Tissue (bath and towel), and Industrial (print and packaging materials and thermoformed plastics), serving institutional and retail markets throughout the world. First Quality focuses on private label and branded product lines.

Our core business philosophy is built on a proud culture driven by safety and quality, respect, humility, integrity, customer focus, and teamwork. With leading edge manufacturing technologies and processes and visionary leadership, First Quality is positioned to continue significant growth in the coming years. We are seeking an experienced SAP EWM Solution Architect for our First Quality Enterprises, Inc. located in King of Prussia, PA but must be willing to 20% travel domestically depending on project status and business needs.  Many travel sites in driving distance.  This position will be responsible for enabling and extending SAP Extended Warehouse Management (SAP EWM) across all FQ facilities.

Primary responsibilities include:

  • Develop and maintain a detailed understanding of the business processes and associated software configuration with respect to Extended Warehouse Management

  • Foster and maintain ongoing internal relationships with the warehouse team

  • Define business problems and translate into system solutions including analysis of alternatives

  • Participate in development process to analyze internal client requirements, determine fit and customizations, develop proposals, develop cost estimates, and present solutions to internal clients

  • Analyze data and develop logical business application solutions to problems by working with the IT team and the user teams

  • Write specifications for new development and system enhancements

  • Perform integrated quality assurance testing, and configuration of systems

  • Lead an active role in the design, testing and implementation phases of a project. Must be able to work in a team environment, with significant day to day contact with business Warehouse Team

  • Understand and comply with the Systems Development Life Cycle methodology

  • Identify offerings for new warehouse services and ideas and assist with the development of these capabilities

  • Required to go through S/4Hana training

The ideal candidate should possess the following:

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent degree in supply chain, computer science, or a related field

  • 3+ years of post-baccalaureate progressive experience within SAP EWM field

  • Experience on 1 SAP EWM full lifecycle implementation

  • 3+ years of experience as SAP EWM functional or techno-functional consultant

  • Implementation experience (at least 1) in SAP EWM which includes blueprinting, gap analysis, mapping, prototypes, design, developing, testing, go-live, user training and post production Level 3 support

  • Requirements gathering for functional enhancement of the processes

  • Defining systems strategy, developing systems requirements, designing, and prototyping, testing, training, defining support procedures, and implementing practical business solutions under multiple deadlines

  • Demonstrating expertise in the technologies covered by the SAP EWM

  • Cross functional integration skills with Automation systems and other applications

  • Excellent communication skills - the ability to communicate well with staff at all levels, both orally and in writing.

  • Can do attitude

    Excellent compensation and benefits, which are effective the first day of employment!

    For immediate consideration, please go to the Join Us section at www.firstquality.com

    to complete our online application.

    First Quality is committed to protecting information under the care of First Quality Enterprises commensurate with leading industry standards and applicable regulations.  As such, First Quality provides at least annual training regarding data privacy and security to employees who, as a result of their role specifications, may come in to contact with sensitive data.

    First Quality is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identification, or protected Veteran status.

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