Sr. IT Business Analyst – SAP MM

at Behr Paint Company
Published January 13, 2024
Location Santa Ana, CA
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  



The Senior IT Business Analyst - SAP Materials Management will provide process and system support to our internal Behr customers in various countries and provide leadership/mentorship to Junior ITBAs and ITBAs. This individual will work closely with Business Analysts in the US and India across functional areas and partner with the business to provide assistance to the functional users, which includes SAP system usage inquiries, gathering business requirements, translating them into functional requirements, recommending and implementing solutions by configuring SAP, and working with ABAP developers and other technical teams on enhancements and new initiatives to meet ongoing business needs and support the company's long term growth strategies.


Troubleshooting SAP system issues and working on multiple Service Now business requests and incidents simultaneously, working with internal and external cross- functional groups.

Resolving issues related to business use of implemented SAP modules or processes by working closely with ITBAs (in US & India), systems or process owners and project teams to find acceptable solutions.

Supporting day to day departmental functions for the MM / Procurement module; evaluating system requirements and implementing solutions; configuring, modifying and coordinating testing of released objects.

Creating and providing quality training material and delivering training for user assistance and system usage.

Working closely with the development team to assure a timely solution according to the specifications and implementation of business needs.

Assuring quality of business systems by developing and executing test specifications to improve the quality of IT processes.

Researching and monitoring EDI related issues

Work in collaboration with business and other IT staff to translate business requirements into functional specifications. Produce appropriate documentation and actively participate in development of technical and workflow solutions.

Working on blended project teams consisting of web developers, software engineers, functional analysts and business users at all levels in the organization to deliver projects to support the corporate short & long term strategic roadmap.



Bachelor's degree required.

Minimum of 5 - 7 years functional SAP experience in MM module with knowledge of SAP configuration.

Deep, diverse experience in SAP Purchasing, Materials Management, and MRP Experience in several of the following functions is required:

  • Purchasing processes and master data
  • Inventory management processes and master data
  • Release strategy
  • Inter/Intra company processes
  • EDI
  • Strong understanding of integration between MM and SD modules.
  • Proven understanding of the software development lifecycle and methodologies, as well as the specific requirements for maintaining systems in a regulated environment.


  • Experience supporting international customers preferred.
  • Knowledge of computer technology, systems development, systems analysis and design
  • Experience with various system interfaces / middleware preferred.
  • Ability to establish effective interpersonal relations
  • Time management & organizational skills including multi-taking and prioritizing workload
  • Proven ability to manage small to medium size projects.

Here's what we offer you:

  • Competitive pay and bonus opportunities.
  • Accrue 15 paid days off the first year.
  • 401(k) retirement plan with 4% match.
  • Competitive health plans for individuals and families.
  • Check out to view a comprehensive list of our benefits and perks.

Founded in 1947, Behr Paint Company is one of the largest manufacturers of paints, primers, decorative finishes, stains, surface preparation, and application products for do-it-yourselfers and professionals in the United States, Canada, Mexico, China, and Chile. The Santa Ana, Calif.-based company and maker of the BEHR, KILZ, WHIZZ, and E&J brands is dedicated to meeting the project needs of DIYers, professionals, architects, and designers with an unwavering commitment to quality, innovation, and value. At Behr Paint, we strive to have all team members bring their best selves and their unique perspectives every day.


Company: Behr Paint Company

Full time

Hiring Range: $92,300.00 - $145,090.00

Actual compensation may vary based on various factors including experience, education, geographic location, and/or skills.

Our Ongoing Commitment to Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

We believe a workplace that encourages and values different voices, perspectives, and backgrounds builds better teams, better solutions, and more innovation. The goal is for every single team member to have a voice and experience a sense of belonging here, regardless of where they sit in the organization and what their background is. We look forward to your sharing your outstanding and unique talents and perspectives with us!

BEHR (the "Company") is an equal opportunity employer and we want to have the best available persons in every job. The Company makes employment decisions only based on merit. It is the Company's policy to prohibit discrimination in any employment opportunity (including but not limited to recruitment, employment, promotion, salary increases, benefits, termination and all other terms and conditions of employment) based on race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, pregnancy, religious creed, national origin, ancestry, age, physical/mental disability, medical condition, marital/domestic partner status, military and veteran status, height, weight or any other such characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. The Company is committed to complying with all applicable laws providing equal employment opportunities. This commitment applies to all persons involved in the operations of the Company regardless of where the employee is located and prohibits unlawful discrimination by any employee of the Company.

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