FUNCTIONAL ANALYST

at Shoprite
Location Cape Town, South Africa
Date Posted Jul 25, 2019
Category IT Jobs
Job Type Full-time

Description

To evaluate the demands of the business owners, transforms the essence into an abstract and algorithmic business model and as such identifies the use cases and transforms them into logical and technical views and are able to configure the system. Qualifications Related qualification - Degree or Diploma Experience 10 years SAP experience
At least 5 full implementations with a minimum of 2 being in a retail environment
Exposure to SAP Merchandise Distribution with hands on experience in the configurations and business processes in:
Allocation
Collective Purchase Orders
Min/Max Replenishment
10 years experience in SAP Materials Management
Experience in the implementation of SAP’s IDOC technology
Experience in SAP integration to pricing, promotions, DC logistics and finance
Knowledge Strong understanding of SAP SD, pricing, billing and order management functionality
Good understanding of MM/SD/Retail integration to SAP Financials
Skills Good ABAP debugging skills (does not need to develop or maintain ABAP code)
Exposure to the integration to legacy system like demand, warehouse management and replenishment
Sound business skills in retail demand management and order fulfilment
Job objectives Structuring of system strategy such as the development of systems requirements through the design, prototyping, testing, training, defining, and implementation of procedures for support of practical business solutions:
Assist the Business Analysts with the capabilities of the SAP system when required.
To generate knowledge about the current business process, design current business flows, study current business processes and its complication, and getting through with current business setup.
Identifies the use cases and transforms them into logical and technical views.
Ensure that the users agree and sign-off the suggested solutions.
Maintain the task management systems (EPM and Remedy)
Do accurate time keeping of time spent on changes

Customizing the respective business area and making sure the system reacts in the manner according to the constraints of the request:
Design and implement technological business solutions
Prepare test scripts and execute testing of the configured scenarios
Do testing of customizations and developed programs
Maintain the task management systems (EPM and Remedy)
Do accurate time keeping of time spent on changes

To provide support to the members of the team as well as users of the SAP System:
Assist the business users when necessary.
Assist the Business Analysts with the capabilities of the SAP System when required.

Prepare test scripts for testing the configured scenarios and perform the testing.

To oversee the developing of ABAP programs and functions as requested by business in accordance with the Shoprite Standards.

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