Business Systems Analyst - SAP PP

Foster City, CA
12 days ago
Full time role


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Job Description

The SAP Production planning and Execution position is primarily responsible for implementing the SAP S4HANA PP module with MES integration. The ideal candidate will have experience in implementing manufacturing operations (preferably in discrete Manufacturing), and a deep understanding of SAP MES, PLM integrations and master data management. This person will be strong in corresponding business processes and related project implementation. The candidate will use in-depth analysis skills, business knowledge, and technical expertise to implement effective solutions and provide support services to end users. Additional responsibilities include managing the development and maintenance of system documentation, procedures, and standards.


  • Responsible for moderating the workshops, functional design, configuration, and validation of the SAP solution supporting end to end supply chain functions in a make to stock and engineer to order environment.
  • Meet with decision makers, systems owners, and end users to define business operations, log in user requirements and sign off on KDD’s based on current and future state requirements.
  • Manage the project and communication between business users, implementation partners and various stakeholders.
  • Proactively communicate and collaborate with the business users to build use cases, analyze the functional requirements and design the process in SAP.
  • Opportunity to complete holistic solutions by defining functional design gaps and solutions for objects to add to the system.
  • Facilitate training sessions for the users where appropriate.
  • Ensure appropriate support and new development documentation is followed (i.e. scope, design, test plans, issues and cutover lists, project plans).
  • Demonstrate effective team skills with strong oral and written communication on deliverables.
  • Facilitate the issue resolution process by tracking the status of issues in process.
  • Flexible and able to adapt in a high growth environment. Comfortable working in a dynamic startup environment.


  • Bachelor's degree in Information Technology, related field, or equivalent work experience.
  • 8 + years of SAP experience designing and implementing SAP PP (Production planning and Execution) module.
  • Minimum 1 Full Lifecycle SAP S/4 HANA Implementations experience in SAP PP with cross module integrations.
  • Strong understanding of Master Data and integration points involved with MM/EWM/QM/ and Finance areas.
  • Good understanding of Manufacturing master data maintenance in PLM such as EBOM, MBOM, BOP and integration with SAP.
  • Strong Experience in Interfacing the data with MES, LIMS or any other 3rd party application integration systems. Experience with SAP ME is an advantage. 
  • Good hands-on experience with standard SAP functionality like MRP,
  • SAP IBP / PPDS implementation experience.Demand management, cross plant planning, ATP checks, capacity planning, component staging, goods movements, revision level management, change management, order approvals etc.
  • Good understanding of shop floor activities, confirmation, routings, serialization, and batch management.
  • Thorough understanding of planning requirements for managing make-to-stock, assemble-to-order, and engineer-to-order manufacturing environments.
  • Understands SAP best-practices, business processes, operational procedures and the integration points between all supply chain modules in a manufacturing establishment.
  • Knowledge and hands-on skills of SAP Variant configuration, Super Bom, Routing and integration with Configurator is an advantage.
  • Experience defining systems strategy, developing systems requirements, designing and prototyping, testing, training, defining support procedures and implementing practical business solutions under multiple deadlines
  • Good understanding of integration with SAP QM, EWM and PM – Inline inspections, results recording, usage decision, calibration, maintenance orders, PMR etc.
  • Strong configuration and design skills to map the required business process
  • Strong tracking, coordination and project planning skills
  • Proven ability to follow change management procedures and internal guidelines
  • Demonstrated initiative with commitment and ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines while still maintaining high quality standards
  • Strong communications to work with end-users and management from across the company, and to collaborate with external consultants and vendors.

Bonus Qualifications

  • Experience or knowledge about the OEM industry / discrete manufacturing
  • SAP IBP / PPDS implementation experience
  • Experience in latest advancements such as SAP PEO / digital manufacturing cloud
  • SAP Certifications

Vaccine Mandate
Employees working in this position will be required to have received a single dose of the J&J/Janssen COVID-19 vaccine OR have completed the two-dose Pfizer or Moderna vaccine series. In addition, employees will be required to receive a COVID-19 booster vaccine within two months of becoming eligible for the booster vaccine.
Employees will be required to show proof of vaccination status upon receipt of a conditional offer of employment. That offer of employment will be conditioned upon, among other things, an Applicant’s ability to show proof of vaccination status. Please note the Company provides reasonable accommodations in accordance with applicable state, federal, and local laws.
About Zoox
Zoox is developing the first ground-up, fully autonomous vehicle fleet and the supporting ecosystem required to bring this technology to market. Sitting at the intersection of robotics, machine learning, and design, Zoox aims to provide the next generation of mobility-as-a-service in urban environments. We’re looking for top talent that shares our passion and wants to be part of a fast-moving and highly execution-oriented team.
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A Final Note:You do not need to match every listed expectation to apply for this position. Here at Zoox, we know that diverse perspectives foster the innovation we need to be successful, and we are committed to building a team that encompasses a variety of backgrounds, experiences, and skills.

Zoox is developing the first fully electric autonomous vehicles to support low-carbon transportation and to decrease congestion and reliance on ...

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