Randstad Business Analyst - FICO in Detroit, Michigan

Business Analyst - FICO

job details:

  • location:Detroit, MI

  • date posted:Friday, June 29, 2018

  • job type:Temp to Perm

  • industry:Manufacturing

  • reference:630359

job description

Business Analyst - FICO

job summary:

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Support the SAP FICO implementation, reviewing ticket backlog, prioritizing issues and working them to resolution

  • Help implement SAP improvement projects as required

  • Perform analysis to gather requirements for integration with new SAP modules (MM, SD and BW/BI,)

  • Drive system remediation projects to completion

  • Quickly understand business needs and translate that understanding into a form that leads to the creation and/or composition of better process, organizational and/or technology solutions in line with best practices and standards

  • Learn the ins and outs of the existing solutions and identify potential improvement opportunities for system integrations

  • Elicit and effectively communicate internal and external customer requirements for system and process changes

  • Analyze and document as-is process and complete supporting documentation, including process diagrams

  • Discover process gaps

  • Develop and maintain best process management approach for Business and IT

  • Define, document and communicate future state solutions

  • Perform feasibility studies/solution reviews and make appropriate recommendations

  • Understand the supported line of business from end-to-end and its impact on other business areas

  • Knows help desk procedures

  • Understands business/IT Integration principles

  • Creates functional specifications and delivers them to developers/engineers when unable to handle changes with configuration

  • Performs unit testing and integration testing of software changes

  • Communicates process and system changes to continuous education team

  • Coordinates new SAP releases with business process owners, super users, developers and basis team

  • Troubleshoot configuration problems, research OSS notes, creates OSS notes

  • Perform updates to training tools and knowledge warehouse as needed

  • Assists in development

  • Functional and technical knowledge for troubleshooting issues to determine whether process, ABAP or configuration changes are needed

  • Other duties assigned as needed

location: Detroit, Michigan

job type: Contract

work hours: 8 to 5

education: Bachelors

responsibilities:

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Support the SAP FICO implementation, reviewing ticket backlog, prioritizing issues and working them to resolution

  • Help implement SAP improvement projects as required

  • Perform analysis to gather requirements for integration with new SAP modules (MM, SD and BW/BI,)

  • Drive system remediation projects to completion

  • Quickly understand business needs and translate that understanding into a form that leads to the creation and/or composition of better process, organizational and/or technology solutions in line with best practices and standards

  • Learn the ins and outs of the existing solutions and identify potential improvement opportunities for system integrations

  • Elicit and effectively communicate internal and external customer requirements for system and process changes

  • Analyze and document as-is process and complete supporting documentation, including process diagrams

  • Discover process gaps

  • Develop and maintain best process management approach for Business and IT

  • Define, document and communicate future state solutions

  • Perform feasibility studies/solution reviews and make appropriate recommendations

  • Understand the supported line of business from end-to-end and its impact on other business areas

  • Knows help desk procedures

  • Understands business/IT Integration principles

  • Creates functional specifications and delivers them to developers/engineers when unable to handle changes with configuration

  • Performs unit testing and integration testing of software changes

  • Communicates process and system changes to continuous education team

  • Coordinates new SAP releases with business process owners, super users, developers and basis team

  • Troubleshoot configuration problems, research OSS notes, creates OSS notes

  • Perform updates to training tools and knowledge warehouse as needed

  • Assists in development

  • Functional and technical knowledge for troubleshooting issues to determine whether process, ABAP or configuration changes are needed

  • Other duties assigned as needed

qualifications:

  • Education:

  • Bachelor's Degree required

  • Experience:

  • 3-5+ years directly related experience designing, implementing, and supporting SAP Financials solutions

  • Prefer 2+ Full Lifecycle Implementations

skills:

  • Skills:

  • Knowledge of SAP ECC 6.0, or higher.

  • Strong Problem assessment/analytical skills

  • Capable of thinking of the big picture and sorting through an ambiguous environment

  • Ability to work within resource and time constraints

  • Ability to manage 100+ emails per day

  • Ability to manage numerous competing demands in what can sometimes be a high stress environment

  • Strong Teamwork sense

  • Ability to manage 3rd party software products bolt on to SAP

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office

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