The SAP Technical and Integration Lead is responsible for day-to-day oversight and development of SAP applications, including requirement gathering, solutioning, design, coding, testing and deployment, troubleshoot, along with corresponding IT or Project deliverables. The position will work with the development team, functional business analysts, and the business to ensure the overall quality of the technical environment in the SAP landscape. The SAP Technical and Integration Lead will ensure SAP development initiatives are successfully completed in line with Rumpke’s strategic initiatives and deadlines. This position will work with and lead internal and external team resources in development related work, establish and ensure adherence to development standards, processes and procedures. The SAP Technical and Integration Lead supports the technical infrastructure needs and application specialists in the multi-system ERP architecture and has a thorough understanding of available technology, tools, innovations and existing designs for the applications involved and the impact/dependencies upon each other.
Leads the development of the Rumpke technical architecture and understands the impact and needs of the SAP applications across the system landscape
Develop and promote architectural design standards, best practices, guidelines and procedures
Prepare accurate and detailed requirement specifications documents, work flow analysis, user guides, and functional specification documents
Develops and improves the architectural governance and processes for managing the enterprise applications and solutions
Helps align technology solutions with business strategies, partnering with project management, thread leads, security leads and technology specialists across functional domains
Provide application enhancement and upgrade support, including any re-engineering due to changes of file and table structure of source systems
Participate in ongoing architecture quality review activities to ensure both current and future capability meets architecture standards
Support the BA or Project Manager in the execution of projects
Active participation in defining business case for investments in IT enablement
Participate in process flow analysis and process redesign with IT and business
Evaluates SAP application system needs across multiple systems and develops corresponding application and logical architectures and standards for SAP ecosystem
Leads Technical resources on major initiatives, often utilizing a mix of various tools and techniques
Communicates and educates the technical and business communities on current architectures and technologies and industry trends
Performs technical oversight of implementation projects to assure alignment with architecture and technology standards
Collaborates with the hardware, network and database architects in application design and implementation
Works closely with product vendors and partners ensuring strategic and architectural fit, and ability of product to scale to meet Rumpke requirementsExperience and Education Requirements:
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field preferred
Minimum 6 years SAP development experience utilizing SAP NetWeaver and ABAP technologies including any combination of at least five of the following: Workbench, BAPI, BADI, RFC, ALE/EDI, IDOCs, ALV Grids, Webdynpro, LSMW, LTMC, BDCs, SAP Script, Workflow Customization, CPI, Adobe Forms and SAP forms.
Minimum 6 years of experience with ODATA Services.
Minimum 5 years of experience designing and developing SAP architecture.
Minimum 5 years of Software Development Life Cycle experience.
Minimum 5 years of experience leading other SAP development resources (employees and/or contractors).
Minimum 3 years of ABAP programming experience in SAP FI, CO, MM, PM, SD, PP.
Minimum 3 years of experience communicating technical and business issues/solutions to all levels of management (for instance, at the full proficiency level).
Minimum 2 years of experience optimizing applications running on HANA database using new ABAP methodology.
Minimum 2 years of developing experience in with Fiori (HTML5/UI5/NetWeaver Gateway)
Minimum 2 years of experience developing and interfacing SAP with mobile technology.
Minimum 2 years of experience SAP Security and Basis administration
Experience with Lean Six Sigma and Project Methodologies (Agile, Waterfall, or etc.)
Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
Strong planning and organizational skills
Ability to clearly articulate pros and cons of various technologies and platforms
Outstanding interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
Ability to perform detailed analysis of business problems and technical environments and use this in designing the solution
Exhibit patience with other associates
Ability to estimate the financial impact of individual solution architecture alternatives
Ability to provide accurate estimates for tasks and project activity
Possess personal drive and initiative regarding career growth
Ability to work independently, prioritize own tasks, and tasks of others
Able to multi-task in fast paced environment and manage time effectively
Passion for customer service, efficiency, effectiveness, precision and quality
Good team player, and willingness to assist others, and share expertise
Able to work flexible hours; expected to work nights and weekends as needed
Ability to travel between offices, as required
Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities
The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)