• Manager, SAP Application Services

    Location US-OH-Mayfield Heights
    Job ID
    2018-3547
    # Positions
    1
    Category
    Information Technology
  • Overview

    The SAP Application Services Manager is responsible for delivery of SAP solutions and related third party applications interacting within SAP. This position manages a team of highly effective functional analysts and developers to provide daily operational support as well as solution implementation for enhancements and projects. This position is “hands on” with approximately 70% functional and 30% management of the team.

    Responsibilities

    • Lead, motivate, and provide continuing forward direction for the SAP staff
    • Plan and Manage Information Services-related projects as assigned and ensuring proper System Development Life Cycle (SDLC) standards and best practices are met regarding tasks and projects from all areas
    • Working with the business community to understand needs and prioritization of SAP demands
    • Providing technical leadership and management to establish best practices for delivery of high quality, scalable solutions for functional development team
    • Manage day-to-day SAP team and escalations from the business community
    • Perform development activities or configuration adjustments to modules deployed
    •    Assist and advise the company in making effective business decisions relative to application development
    Key Performance Measures
     
    • Availability and reliability of critical systems
    • Delivering projects on time and high quality

    SKILLS / COMPETENCY

    • 5+ years of leadership experience supporting SAP applications
    • 5+ years of hands on development or configuration experience supporting two or more of the following SAP modules:
      • SD, MM, PP, IM, WM, FI, CO, PI/XI
    • Prior leadership experience and proven examples of enabling individuals to teamwork and a collaborative environment meeting the business community needs
    • Ability to scheduling, resource allocation and budgetary oversight
    • Ability to manage multiple projects, direct and manage staff, consultants (as needed) based on business and budget requirements
    • Ability to comprehend complex business problems and understand their interrelationships with systems in order to design and develop appropriate effective, scalable solutions
    • Possess excellent communications and managerial skills within and across department
    • Excellent analytical, problem solving, and decision making abilities
    • Understanding of impact of decisions & actions on process and financial results

    Qualifications

    EXPERIENCE CONSIDERED A PLUS

    • Expert Level of MM/PP/SD Modules
    • Large SAP Project Experience with direct involvement in functional modules (Upgrade experience, new implementations, etc.)
    • PMP/PMI Certification
    • SQL Server working knowledge (T-SQL, SSRS, SSIS)

    EDUCATION/TRAINING REQUIRED

    • College degree in IT, Computer Science or related discipline

    Perks and benefits of working at State:

    •  Health, Dental, Vision and Life Insurance
    •  Company paid 401K with match
    •  Paid vacation and holidays
    •  Health and wellness benefits and incentives
    •  Bonus opportunities
    •  Tuition reimbursement
    •  Employee Fitness Center
    •  Weekly Workout Wednesdays with a fitness trainer
    •  Dry cleaning service
    •  Car wash and detailing service available
    •  Paid volunteer hours

     

    What it means to work at State:

    •  Over 110 years in business with continual growth
    •  Family-owned since 1911
    •  700+ employees throughout the US, Puerto Rico and Canada
    •  Eight-time North Coast 99 winner
    •  Quarterly business reviews
    •  Company-wide meetings
    •  Proud “Make-a-Wish” partner

     

    Equal Opportunity Employer – M/F/Disabled/Vet

     

    *State Industrial Products is a non-smoking facility*

     

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