SAP PP/MM Senior Business Analyst

at Materion Corporation
Published August 1, 2023
Location Cleveland, OH
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  


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Our Global IT Manufacturing/Operations team is looking for a SAP PP MM Senior Business Analyst for our Production Planning and Materials Management team. As SAP Production Planning and Materials Management Business Analyst, you will be responsible for delivering new processes and functions as part of ongoing business process support and improvement projects. Your responsibilities will include leading implementation and support of SAP PP and MM modules functionality in the areas of Production Planning and Materials Management. You will lead Implementations, enhancements, and process improvements in key areas of SAP Production Planning and Materials Management functionality.

You Will Have An Opportunity To:

  • Partner with the business to architect and deliver SAP-PP and MM solutions
  • Develop, design, test and validate SAP configuration/customizing in SAP Production Planning and Materials Management modules for both projects and production support issues
  • Work independently with business process owners on presenting new solutions, leading workshops from scoping phase through realization phase of the projects
  • Work with the SAP security team on resolving authorization issues and provide recommendations on optimal security setup for ongoing projects' requirements
  • Help business with creation of training materials and train the trainer initiatives
  • Identify gaps in current solution and work with business to implement enhancements


  • Bachelors' Degree in Computer Science or related technical field
  • Advanced Degree or certification in Manufacturing Management and/or Production Planning/Materials Management highly preferred.
  • 10 years of related experience in SAP
  • Minimum of 3 full life cycle SAP project implementation in PP and MM modules. Additional life cycle implementations in other modules are considered desirable
  • Hands-on experience with SAP Production Planning and Materials Management
  • Experience with SAP Production Planning and Materials Management practices is a must
  • Configuration experience is a must
  • Experience interfacing SAP with other applications for source data.
  • Working experience or knowledge in Manufacturing is a plus.
  • Rudimentary ABAP code understanding and experience with LSMW is a plus
  • Experience with S4Hana is a plus
  • Experience with Queries is a plus


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