SAP Release Analyst

at Insight Global
Published January 15, 2022
Location Fort Mill, SC
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  


An employer is looking for a Senior SAP Release Analyst to work in Fort Mill, SC or within driving distance, with the ability to come to the office every couple of weeks for meetings. This person must be local and able to form onsite partnerships with internal teams. This role will primarily consist in working in conjunctions with application managers, operation teams and project teams and taking responsibility to coordinate releases, refreshes, archiving and documentation. This person should be able to act as a subject master expert for testing applications in working with the project managers, managing Project Requests and Documentation, performing Project configuration/maintenance, and participating in tool upgrade/patching (tests). This role will also play an active part in ensuring Audit controls are complying. Overall, daily responsibilities will include: Prepare/support releases - Release preparation and verification, Schedule and host release meetings, Control Release quality (Review release transports, documentation, impacts, controls, cutover), Coordinate release dates with different stakeholders and identify conflicts among various releases (Operational and Projects), Review project release strategy, Approve changes as member of the CCC (Change Control Committee), Review security changes - documentation - on demand, Validate governance is applied, and more.

10 years of SAP ECC experience

SharePoint Administration

Microsoft Office Suites

Able to speak French

Willing to perform the extra effort that makes the difference by performing follow up, taking ownership and helping others

HP ALM knowledge
A strong IT background required, with Subject Matter Expertise in SAP ECC specifically

General Functional knowledge of SAP Master Data, SD, PM-MM, FICO, SCM, BW modules

Technical SAP Knowledge ABAP, SAP Clients, dictionary, tables, SPRO

Knowledge of the software development lifecycle experience

3-4 years in Release Coordination position or Project Lead

Maintains SAP governance and evidence for SOX compliance

Ability to coordinate amongst various global teams (Technical, Functional, Business)

Strong organizational skills and excellent communication skills, both verbal and written (English/French)

Strong documentation skills and extremely detail oriented

Good analytical and problem solving skills

Excellent time management skills and ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously