Business Systems Analyst, Principal - SAP PP- PI/QM

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Job Title: Business Systems Analyst, Principal - SAP PP- PI/QM
Department description:

Genzyme's Information Solutions for Manufacturing and Quality
Operations (MQO) organization focuses on delivering information
technology solutions to all aspects of manufacturing and quality at
Genzyme. The scope of solutions includes both enterprise and
site-specific applications and infrastructure, including, but not
limited to, ERP, MES, Automation, CMMS, Metrology, LIMS, CAPA, BMS and
analytics. Operating in a GxP industry, one of our primary objectives
is to promote "sustainable compliance" for all of the solutions which
we deliver and support.

Position overview/key responsibilities:

• As part of SAP implementation
projects, manages a functional team of 8-10 full-time and part-time
team members

• Is the dedicated liaison between business users and application
service providers in the areas of PP-PI Production Execution and
Quality Management (QM)

• Reviews, analyzes and evaluates as-is business processes in the area
of Production Execution and QM

• Solicits, structures and documents to-be user requirements

• Designs to-be business processes based on SAP PP-PI and QM standard
processes, makes recommendations for process improvement

• Designs SAP master data to support and enable to-be business processes

• Collaborates with other BSA's to ensure end-to-end business process

• Conducts business process gap analysis between to-be design and PP-PI
and QM standard business processes

• Defines and documents scope and team objectives, effectively manages
scope by monitoring and managing scope change requests

• In the functional area of production execution and quality management
translates business requirements into SAP-PP-PI and QM functional
requirements, creates functional design specs

• Collaborates with development team to ensure effective translation of
functional requirements to technical development requirements for
interfaces and enhancements

• Conducts SAP system validation tests, creates test scripts and
protocols, supports traceability of requirements

• Supports creation of training material, delivers training to key and
end users

• Provides post-implementation support to key and end users to
stabilize processes and systems


Basic qualifications:

• 5-7 years of experience as a SAP business systems analyst in the Life
Sciences manufacturing area. In-depth understanding of SAP PP-PI and QM
functionality and underlying data model including configuration and
master data. Understanding of cross-process integration with focus on
manufacturing execution and quality management.

• Minimum of 5 years of experience in end-to-end life cycle
implementation projects for SAP PP-PI production execution.
Understanding of SAP implementation methodology and system development
life cycle in a regulated environment (cGMP, SOX).

• Minimum of 5 years of SAP project experience including facilitation
and communication to customers and stakeholders. Demonstrated to
provide structure and guidance to a diverse project team. Dynamic,
energetic, motivated.

• Project management understanding, proven team lead experience for
teams of 8-10 team members

• Bachelor degree in computer science or engineering

• 25% travel required

Preferred qualifications:

• Work experience in Manufacturing operations

• Biotech manufacturing industry experience

• MES WERUM system knowledge preferred

• MBA degree preferred

• IIBA certification preferred

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