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SAP Purchasing - IT Technical Lead

Req ID: J2266211

  • Location
    Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico
    Chihuahua, Chihuahua, Mexico
    Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico
    Apodaca, Nuevo León, Mexico
    Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico
  • Category Information Technology
  • Posted Friday, March 26, 2021
  • Type Full time

Job Description

JOB SUMMARY

Responsible for overall functional design and solution architecture as it relates to SAP solutions and those solutions tightly integrated or coupled with SAP.


ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

- Assume the role of SAP Technical Lead on complex and enterprise projects.
- Work with SAP along with internal and external partners to solution design/architect appropriate solutions that ensure Jabil's requirements are met.
- Adopt existing and available solution designs to meet new business requirements.
- Provide guidance on alternative solutions available by researching and understanding options available via SAP applications, their preferred partners, and other parties.
- Ability to work with all areas of IT and operations in an open and collaborative fashion - promoting a sense of common destiny.
- Ability to give and receive feedback in an unbiased manner, thus promoting the goals and objectives of the organization.
- Ability to take complex requirements and summarize the requirements via common business vernacular.
- Ability to make unbiased decisions after evaluating the pros and cons of multiple alternatives and then articulate the proposed solution in both technical and non-technical terminology.
- Ability to understand and explain the configuration options available within our systems.
- Provide insight, alternatives, and direction on how to improve Jabil's operational and financial performance by better leveraging our system capabilities.
- Ability to understand multiple functional areas of SAP and the integration between those functional areas.
- Ability to write highly detailed position papers expressing and supporting the architectural solution being proposed.
- Ability to provide flow diagrams, entity relationships, mapping and table definitions for advanced design concept.
- Actively participate in the exchanging of ideas and information within the department and with the extended business community.
- Challenge fellow architects in order to ensure well thought out proposals are being presented.
- Demonstrate a commitment to customer service; anticipate, meet and exceed expectations by solving problems quickly and effectively; making customer issues a priority.
- Confer with reporting manager on complex or unusual situations.
- Exchange knowledge and information with other Jabil facilities to ensure best practices are shared throughout the Jabil organization.
- Ensure 100% adherence to all company policies and procedures (i.e. Health, Safety and Quality)
- Maintain discretion and confidentiality in all areas pertaining to data and proprietary information, whether internal to Jabil or customer specific.
- Interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram or schedule form.
- Maintain discretion and confidentiality in all areas pertaining to the IT systems.
- Understand and embrace the business and IT strategic direction.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS
KNOWLEDGE REQUIREMENTS

·         Proven proficiency across multiple disciplines and or technologies.
·         Fluent in business processes and best practices.
·         Advanced PC skills, including training and knowledge of Jabil’s software packages.
·         Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization.
·         Demonstrated functional/technical leadership experience
·         Project management training
·         Strong communication and interpersonal skills to include excellent written and verbal communication skills, and proven ability to work with the customer, management and technical teams in a “self starter” role
·         Strong attention to detail

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS

  • Bachelor’s degree required
  • Post-graduate degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Management Information Systems or equivalent experience expected
  • Minimum 8 years of experience in a related discipline
  • Or, equivalent combination of education, training, or experience
  • Minimum of 6-8 years of work-related experience required, preferably in business/manufacturing systems.
  • SAP functional expertise with a focus on the MM procurement module is a must.
  • Experience in SAP IM/WM is strongly preferred
  • Prior experience with SAP S/4, Ariba are strongly preferred.
  • Excellent cross-module knowledge in SAP is required.
  • Experience on several full SAP implementation including design, config, testing and training required.
  • Experience designing, architecting Supply Chain applications is strongly preferred.
  • Strong understanding or experience of new SAP Applications/technologies such as SAP Cloud Platform, Ariba, IBP, Fiori, LTMC, IBP, PP-DS would be a plus.

Preferred Certifications:

  • SAP MM, Ariba and S/4

Accessibility Accommodation

If you are a qualified individual with a disability, you have the right to request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access Jabil.com/Careers site as a result of your disability. You can request a reasonable accommodation by sending an e-mail to Always_Accessible@Jabil.com or by calling 1.727.803.7515 with the nature of your request and contact information. Please do not direct any other general employment related questions to this e-mail or phone number. Please note that only those inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation will be responded to from this e-mail address and/or phone number.

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