Sr. Applications Analyst-Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) in New York, NY

$150K - $200K(Ladders Estimates)

L brands   •  

New York, NY 10001

Industry: Retail & Consumer Goods


8 - 10 years

Posted 63 days ago

This job is no longer available.


Purpose & Overview

The role is responsible for owning application projects and support for all initiatives in the Beauty & Home Product Development application delivery space. This role will be executed through strong technical skills and communication, directly working with a wide variety of business and technical partners. This is an individual contributor role (no direct reports) on a global team.


Supports all current SAP PLM, PPM, Recipe Development, EH&S, QM, Collaboration folders, Document Management (DMS), WWI reports, Fiori UI, PLM functionality and integration with other SAP modules and applications outside SAP

Designs, configures, tests, debugs, documents, and collaborates with development teams on both custom and packaged software solutions

Serves as overall functional application lead on multiple projects or large-scale programs

Assumes lead role in capturing detailed requirements, completing gap analysis and solution design for full scope of technology initiatives

Provides feasibility assessments and effort estimates for proposed initiatives

Supports current Beauty & Home PLM Business Partners, including Product Development, Packaging Development, Sourcing & Costing, Formula Development, Safety, Regulatory, Compliance, Product Testing, Commercialization and Operations

Works closely with Enterprise Application Development (EAD), BASIS, Master Data, Supply Chain, Project Management Teams, Testing Center of Excellence (TCOE) and cross functional MGTI team members to support application delivery initiatives

Drives issue resolution through research or triage of new, uncommon, or complex, problems spanning multiple systems or applications

Act as a trusted advisor to business partners providing application knowledge and technical expertise

Conduct root cause analysis and suggest improvement measures to ensure system stability

Author functional specs, ensuring that all details of designed solution including integrations, dependencies, configuration, mapping, test cases and business process rules are included

Perform functional testing and partner with the QC teams for regression testing and defect resolution ensuring quality product delivery

Participate in User Acceptance Testing and act as escalation resource for reported issues and defect resolution

Act as a change agent by assisting in business training execution

Be curious and identify innovative ways to improve technology processes and solutions

Utilize knowledge of application architecture, industry trends or best practices to recommend process or technology changes for the applications in the group's portfolio.

Participates in on call support rotation and maintenance activities


Required: Bachelor's degree from accredited four-year university or college; or equivalent combination of coursework and job experience

Required: 10 years of application analysis experience

Required: Minimum 7 years large scale project implementation experience

Required: Minimum 7 years of Retail and/or Consumer Products experience

Required: Strong communication, collaboration and documentation skills

Required: Strong ability to understand impacts across a complex multi-system environment

Required: Strong analytical and problem-solving capabilities

Beneficial not required: SAP PLM, PPM, Fiori, QM, EH&S system knowledge a plus

An equal opportunity employer, we do not discriminate in hiring or terms and conditions of employment because of an individual's race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, sexual orientation, marital status or any other protected category recognized by state, federal or local laws. We only hire individuals authorized for employment in the United States.

Valid Through: 2019-9-16