Sr. IT Business Systems Analyst - Supply Chain

Job#: 1285900

Job Description:

Apex Systems, the Nation’s 2nd largest Technical Staffing and Services Firm, has an opening for Sr. IT Business Systems Analyst - Supply Chain for a large medical device company in Waukegan, IL for a permanent opportunity! 

*If you are interested in this role, please email your resume and availability for a phone conversation to Scott Johnson, Account Manager at


Sr. IT Business Systems Analyst - Supply Chain


Our location in Waukegan, IL. currently has an opportunity for a Sr. IT Business Systems Analyst - Supply Chain.  This SAP Supply Chain Management (SCM) configuration specialist will provides in-depth technical expertise and direction in the development and support of client area application systems/programming requirements and processes.  For various size projects and system changes, they oversee and directly contribute to development and implementation of cost effective solutions. 


For the assigned function of SCM:

  • Partner with the functional groups to assess business needs utilizing structured interview processes to establish business priorities and document clear requirements
  • Conduct investigation and collaborate with other technical subject matter experts to provide technical advice on adoption or integration of new technologies and corresponding business impact.
  • Develop alternative technical solutions; advise on options, risks, costs and benefits, and impact on other business processes and system priorities.
  • Serve as an SAP functional configuration expert to develop, test and implement significant new solutions.  Configure applicable module(s) to design optimal solution.
  • Review, validate and enhance design, conduct performance monitoring and capacity planning; install, test and upgrade releases and associated products.
  • Evaluate SAP notes, new functionality, and upcoming releases for assigned modules.
  • Recommend operational improvements or devise new approaches to technical or process issues to meet business objectives.
  • Develop, motivate, and provide direction to technical team in a way that facilitates the creation of a team environment and enables team to fulfill the department's operation objectives.
  • Lead in the development of standards and procedures and publish/communicate findings via IOI’s, presentations, white papers, etc.
  • Comply with all applicable Corporate and Divisional Policies and procedures.



  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, engineering, business administration or another relevant discipline
  • 8+ years combined experience in Information Technology, Computer Science or Computer engineering in each of the following:
  • 8+ years experience in full life-cycle of SAP (ECC) projects
  • 8+ years experience of Manufacturing (PP-PI) and Planning module design, configuration, testing, including:
    • Manufacturing (PP-PI):  Process Orders, Master data and Integration to related Processes
    • Planning methods and deep knowledge of various strategies
    • Capacity management and planning board functionality
    • Sound knowledge of interface mapping with legacy/3rd party applications (MES)
    • Handling and Storage Unit Management
  • Experience in facilitating resolution of cross-team integrated topics
  • Experience and knowledge in integration of SAP with non-SAP systems, including internally-developed and off-the-shelf software


  • S/4 HANA implementation experience strongly preferred
  • Experience managing individual assignments within large SAP implementations strongly preferred
  • Knowledge of Inventory and Warehouse Management

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Employee Type:

North Chicago, IL, US

Job Type:
PMO and Business Operations

Date Posted:
August 5, 2022