SAP APO – Technical


Posted on November 8th, 2022

SAP APO – Technical

Mid to Senior Level



Simelabs is a product-driven venture-development firm that works with a range of startups and big brands to create compelling, successful, award-winning application. We help people perfect and realise their visions for digital products. While others may just churn out what a client asks for, we strive to truly understand the problems our clients are aiming to solve and will stop at nothing to build solid products that we’re proud of.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • • Possesses solid understanding of overall APO, Planning and Operations to define detailed User Stories for enablement of business needs. This includes interpreting any issues and recommending solutions or best practices.
  • • Utilizes knowledge of best practices to help define strategic direction, help determine business needs and design & deliver technical solutions for APO and planning, in partnership with Application and Infrastructure.
  • • Essential core member of agile sprint team(s) to configure and develop optimal technical solutions / features by using azure dev ops and JIRA systems.
  • • Provide technical delivery of functionality to meet defined business requirements as described in User Stories and Gaps.
  • • Provide system support and maintenance in alignment with standards and processes set within the ERP Services Delivery model, policies and procedures as well as regulatory requirements including but not limited to Sarbanes-Oxley and FDA GMP.
  • • Working closely with APO & Planning integration leads for Global Projects, Incident and Gap management, Month end and monitoring activities in global APO systems
  • • Participation and coordination in Implementation of APO on S4 Hana and PPDS for the global company sites in terms of technical design, configuration, development, testing and UAT & cutover.
  • • Daily monitoring of systems, queue, batch jobs and recurring activities.
  • • Create and maintain system lifecycle documents in accordance with West policies and procedures, including creation and maintenance of SOPs, SOIs and Job Aids.
  • • Work within and participates in the ERP and APO Change Control processes & conform with and abide by all regulations, policies, work procedures, instruction, and all safety rules.
  • • Other duties as assigned

The Ideal Candidate

  • • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience in Computer Science or Information Systems
  • • Minimum 4 years of related work experience, i.e. 2 or more full implementations in respective SAP domains.
  • • Preferred but not required: Agile & Scrum Certification, ITIL.
  • • Exhibit regular, reliable, punctual and predictable attendance.
  • • Solid SAP APO, DP, SNP skills – system functionality and technical understanding of APO and related areas.
  • • Must be up to date on latest ERP release & must be experienced in SAP APO SNP (CTM experience in SNP preferred) and DP
  • • Prefer 12pm – 9pm India time. Willingness to work outside of these hours as needed.

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Perks and Benefits

  • 12 Paid Company Holidays

  • 6 Paid Sick Leave

  • Group Health Plan insurance Employee, Spouse and dependent

  • Performance Bonus

  • Flexible time

  • Work Life Balance