Medtronic Senior IT Business Systems Analyst - SAP Planning in Heerlen, Netherlands

Senior IT Business Systems Analyst - SAP Planning


Heerlen, Limburg, Netherlands

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Jul 17, 2017

Senior IT Business Systems Analyst - SAP Planning

For Medtronic SAP Plan IT Team, Region EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa)

Careers that Change Lives

By implementing cutting edge technologies, we facilitate Medtronic’s constant growth and prove each day that IT is truly a competitive differentiator for Medtronic. To strengthen our PLAN SAP IT team, we are looking for a IT Business Systems Analyst who will be involved in the different PLAN initiatives that have and will be deployed for our international Distribution Centers, Manufacturing plants and Sales Office organizations.

A Day in the Life

You will be the customer facing platform and solution expert of the PLAN SAP/ APO IT team. Based on a solid knowledge of the business processes and our IT solutions you will be able to guide business initiatives from an IT standpoint. You will be responsible for or involved in requirements specification, development follow up, testing, implementation and after care for these initiatives.

Your understanding of our processes / methodology with regards to releases, documentation and test requirements will allow you to coach external parties in successfully delivering capabilities on platforms for which our team has final responsibility.

You will be a member of the team that manages major implementations of SAP solutions for the entire EMEA region. For this you will closely collaborate with your colleagues in the US and our strategic partners.

Going forward you will also take responsibility for certain process areas (eg. Supply Network Planning, Demand Management) and act as advisor in initiatives that touch those areas. We expect you to become the product manager for those solutions that you have designed.

Must Haves

  • Bachelor degree in Information Technology or Planning.

  • 3+ years working experience with SAP configuration in APO and SAP MM is preferred

  • SAP configuration experience in SAP MM and AOP would be preferred.

  • A full cycle SAP implementation on project which included SAP MM and/ or APO.

Nice to Haves

  • You are eager to learn, have a strong IT background and open for new challenges.

  • You have a hands-on mindset, your problem solving skills are excellent and fluent in the English language.

  • Due to the international character of the role, flexibility of international travel is required.

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About Medtronic

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We want to accelerate and advance our ability to create meaningful innovations - but we will only succeed with the right people on our team.

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Founded in 1949 as a medical repair company, we're now among the world's largest medical technology, services and solutions companies, employing more than 89,000 people worldwide, serving physicians, hospitals and patients in over 155 countries. With our European Operations Center for Distribution and Shared Services in Heerlen, the Bakken Research Center in Maastricht, our manufacturing facility in Kerkrade, and the Dutch sales office in Eindhoven, Medtronic Netherlands has more than 1,750 employees.

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