IT SAP Specialist (Reporting and Analytics)

Job Description

Auto req ID: 198303BR

Job Description

The PepsiCo Global Template Analytics lead will be responsible for timely delivery of IT SAP reporting and analytics solutions for Order To Cash and Trade Promotions Management. The solution will be part of the Global Template deployment for PBC. This role will have primary responsibility for OTC and TPM Analytics and also responsible for managing the other PGT analytics vendor resources.

The role is expected to drive the fit to standard Enterprise First Global Template Fiori Analytical tiles working with business and functional teams and minimize the customizations. Also, drive the business self-service using semantic views in S4HANA and Enterprise HANA. Drive the integration of S4DATA to support global reporting from EDW. This role will adopt and adhere to agile principles for the Global Template project.

Additionally Responsibilities:

  • Own requirements gathering, design, delivery, testing and user training of reporting and analytics solutions within the scope of PepsiCo Global Template PBC implementation for areas of Order To Cash and Trade Promotions Management
  • Ensure critical business needs for reporting both within SAP S4 and Legacy ecosystem are met.
  • Partner with OTC and TPM solution functional leads and business experts to identify standard to fit KPIs in Global Template
  • Activate and demo the standard KPIs to business during sprint sessions
  • Scrum master for analytics working with teams located at multiple locations
  • Manage the build of Enterprise HANA calc views, configure SLT for S4HANA to Ent. HANA data replication
  • Lead seamless user experience for business leveraging multiple reporting tools ( BOBJ, Fiori and SAC )
  • Enable self-service creating semantic views and training
  • Actively engage business process owners, offering solution alternatives for optimization, simplification and standardization
  • Work closely and collaborate with onshore and offshore scrum team members to ensure a prioritized and sufficient product backlog for the teams to work against
  • Lead key Sprint planning, retrospectives and other key ceremonies
  • Along with scrum team identify, monitor and implement key agreed-upon improvements

Qualifications/Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree required
  • 8+ years of hands-on S4HANA, Embedded Analytics, SAP BW, SAP Business Objects and SAP Analytics Cloud
  • Deep knowledge of RTR and FP&A processes and sub-processes
  • Expertise in S4HANA reporting artefacts such as CDS views, Fiori Apps, Eclipse Studio will be a plus
  • Expertise in Enterprise HANA artefacts such as HANA Studio, Calc Views will be a plus
  • At least 5 full lifecycle project deployments in SAP S4HANA, ECC and BW
  • Expertise in integration architecture patterns to send data from SAP to Non-SAP systems
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization
  • Knowledge and experience in the following tools, disciplines and processes are nice to have: SAP SolMan 7+, MS Azure Dev Ops, Quality Center and MS Project
Preferred Skills:
  • Solves highly complex problems within their work team
  • Strong influencing, facilitating and consulting skills in working with stakeholders at all levels in the organization and across departments
  • Ability to quickly adapt to changes in timelines and sequences
  • Adaptability and flexibility including the ability to manage deadline pressure, ambiguity and change
  • Consulting background a plus
  • Demonstrates the desire and ability to develop new technology skills, business knowledge, and customer service capability through training, experimentation, and self-study
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization
  • Provides outstanding customer service skills to direct and indirect customers
  • Ability to effectively manage an international team of experts
  • Ability to effectively work with remote teams in different regions of the world
  • Strong vendor management abilities

Relocation Eligible: Not Applicable
Job Type: Regular


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