SAP Implementation Expert - Manufacturing and Quality

E&J Gallo Winery   •  

Modesto, CA

Industry: Food & Beverage


8 - 10 years

Posted 300 days ago

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Why E. & J. Gallo Winery?

Recently recognized by Glassdoor as one of the “Top 50 Best Places to Work”, we couldn’t be prouder of our employees. As a family-owned wine & spirits company with over 90 brands, the heart of our success story is our people. Our passions run deep and what unites us is an incredible culture of teamwork, innovation, and collaboration. Are you a passionate team player who is looking to grow your career? If so, apply today! Cheers! Your Talent & Gallo — A Perfect Pairing!

As an SAP Configuration Expert at E. & J. Gallo Winery, you will be responsible for the business process design in their functional area of expertise and adoption of standard ERP functionality on SAP S/4 HANA Manufacturing modules.

What You Will Do

Business Process:

  • Participate in relevant workshops with system integrators and drive standardization of business processes leveraging out-of-the-box solutions in SAP for Manufacturing
  • Provide guidance to internal teams on best practices in adopting S/4 Hana out-of-the-box solutions in SAP PP, SAP QM and related modules
  • Create workarounds and drive alignment to workarounds in S/4 Hana to reduce RICEWF
  • Provide expertise in master data decisions related to Product, BOM and Routing
  • Understand the future roadmap for Process Manufacturing implementation and shape the design decisions in the initial phases
  • Participate in design decisions on integration with MES, JDA and Quality modules; bring best practices to table from past experiences

Configuration and Testing:

  • Configure SAP PP and related modules; develop scenarios for and test Gallo requirements
  • Validate proposed solutions from system integrator
  • Review and drive configuration and testing outcomes with the system integrator teams

Data Migration

  • Contribute to Data Migration efforts working with business and IT
  • Provide guidance on as well as execute best practices in data cleansing and data extraction for migration

Training and Advisory

  • Provide training to internal teams on specific areas in SAP PP and related modules, as needed
  • Be in advisory role to business and IT for hands-on usage of S/4 Hana functionality
  • Keep pace with the evolving S/4 Hana roadmap, research and run internal Proof of Concept sessions, as needed, for better features and better alternatives in S/4 Hana to address business requirements as well as integration with other systems like MES and JDA
  • Develop skills for self and advise in modules like SAP PP-PI

What You Need

  • High School diploma or State-issued equivalency certificate
  • Bachelor's degree plus 8years of working in SAP modules experience reflecting increasing levels of responsibility
  • Demonstrated experience with industry best practices and implementing SAP business processes
  • Experience in multiple end to end full life cycle SAP implementation projects and at least 1 end to end full life cycle SAP implementation on HANA.
  • Demonstrated understanding and application of the functional aspects of the analysis and design process and its associated documentation (ie. Functional specifications, test plans)

What Will Set You Apart

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, MIS, Math, Engineering or Business Administration plus 10 years of business systems analysis experience reflecting increasing levels of responsibility
  • Master’s degree
  • Strong hands-on experience in configuring SAP PP and related modules
  • Implementation experience in S/4 Hana in Food and Beverage Industry, preferably Wine industry
  • BOM and Routing solutions in Discrete and Process Manufacturing in SAP
  • Good understanding of Quality Management in Manufacturing environments
  • Demonstrated aptitude to learn newer functionalities E.g.: SAP PP-PI