SAP IT Business Analyst

  • Depending on experience
  • Canada Alberta Calgary
  • Contract
  • IT
  • Oil & Gas
NES Fircroft is a leading global technical recruitment company providing professional contract and permanent staff to a diverse world-wide client base within the oil & gas Industry.

Job Title: SAP IT Business Analyst
Location:  Calgary, AB
Length: 12-Month contract to start
Rotation: Mon-Fri 8 hours a day with some flexibility

Implementation of the ERP (SAP Blueprint) is a core foundation for our client.  ERP implementations are inherently complex due to the integrated nature of the set-up of SAP and its connected landscape, large volumes of master data to be created, the requirement to embed strategic decisions in large volumes of planning data and the size of the deployment.  As such the project team is looking for individuals with experience in this landscape to help our client’s asset achieve its goal of a seamless and integrated SAP implementation.

The SAP Program requires IT BA resources focusing on Finance (FI), Manage Supply Chain (MSC) and Maintenance (PM) business areas.

Principal Accountabilities
  • Work with key business resources to define requirements
  • Support the Solution Architect with the Solution Architecture High Level Design (SAHLD) and the Detailed Design
  • Support Information Risk Management (IRM) with the Business Impact Assessment (BIA), Legal and Regulatory Assessment (LRA) and documenting relevant IRM Controls
  • Work with IT technical teams to develop solutions
  • Create or assist in creating the Test Plan and coordinate Test Execution throughout program milestones
  • Support deployment of the solution and the Transition to Support and Operations
  • Support user training activities
  • Coordinate Program Change Requests
  • Lead connected application integrations to/from SAP FI and MSC
  • Assist Digital Team with SAP FI and MSC integrations

  • IT or Computer Science post-secondary education
  • IT solution delivery experience
  • Business Analyst experience (+5 years)
  • Relevant business area experience (eg. FI, MSC, PM)
  • Familiar with IT Project Delivery Framework (PDF or industry equivalent) leveraging agile and waterfall methodology (desirable)
  • Ability to manage business changes in the IT project execution
  • Capital Project related experience (desirable)
  • Past Asset Operations organization experience (desirable)
  • PowerBI experience (desirable)

SAP Experience:
  • Direct experience with SAP (ie. Blueprint) and applicable modules as per IT BA role
    • FI (Finance)
    • MSC (Manage Supply Chain)
    • PM (Plant Maintenance)
    • CP (Contract Procurement)
    • MM (Materials Management)
    • CMMS (Computerized Maintenance Management System)
  • Knowledge of other SAP modules, ie. PS (Project Services)
  • Knowledge of Category Management & Contracting Processes (CMCP)
  • Knowledge of Finance end to end business processes
  • Experience in implementing complex solutions for SAP with connected applications
  • Expertise in identifying and resolving business process issues
Leadership and Interpersonal Skills:
  • Effectively establishes and handles contacts with stakeholders of all types and at all levels in the organization
  • Communicates effectively and understands the needs of non-technical internal clients
  • Analyzes and interprets data focusing on the business perspective
  • Frames issues accurately and succinctly, translating the business requirements into IT operational / technical aspects
  • A high-energy team player that can effectively work virtually in diverse, cross-functional teams
  • Collaboration with other teams and projects and within the SAP end to end process

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With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Chemicals, Construction & Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining and Manufacturing sectors worldwide. With more than 80 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.

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