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Sr. SAP FICO BSA

Date: Nov 24, 2018

Location: Irvine, CA, US, 92618

Company: Vizio Inc.

Headquartered in Irvine, California, VIZIO is a leading HDTV brand in America and America’s #1 Sound Bar company. Our mission is to deliver high performance, smarter products and services with the latest innovations at the best value for our consumers. Our loyal following and industry-wide praise continues to grow as we redefine what it means to be smart. We are currently seeking a Sr. SAP FICO Business Systems Analyst at our Irvine, CA headquarters.

 

As the Sr. SAP FICO Business Systems Analyst within VIZIO’s Information Technology team, this individual plays a critical role working closely with the business and across the Information Technology organization defining, delivering and supporting IT business solutions and supporting roadmaps.

 

In summary this position:  provides cost effective business systems and applications analysis in support of the development and implementation of business applications; Includes evaluation, analysis, documentation of requirements, current processes, translation into recommended future processes, proper system requirement specifications and configuration; formulates and defines systems scope and objectives based on both end-user needs and a thorough understanding of business systems, applications and industry requirements.

 

  • Advanced functional knowledge of SAP for the supported business functions and processes, including:  Finance Accounting (FI), Controlling and Profitability Analysis (CO-PA).
  • Advanced knowledge of SAP ABAP/4 Programming to support effective and optimal solution design analysis, deployment and support of SAP solutions.  Examples of knowledge include:  ABAP Workbench, Menu/Screen/Report Painters, Business Workflow (BC-WF), SAP Script, Business Connector, Business Service Pages, Dialog Programming, Repository Information System, IDOCS, Smart Forms, ASAP and Agile Methodology, and ABAP Query.
  • Analyzes business requirements/processes and system integration considerations to determine appropriate technology solutions; Designs, codes, tests and documents applications based on system and user requirements. Using current programming language and technologies, writes code, completes programming, and performs testing and debugging of applications; Completes documentation and procedures for installation and maintenance;
  • Advanced knowledge and ability to create reports using SAP Queries, report painter and report writer.

 

Knowledge – Technical, Professional, Business Acumen:

 

  • In-depth disciplinary knowledge; leverages business acumen and subject matter expertise.
  • Provides deep subject matter expertise, advice and program delivery.
  • Contributes to the development of new techniques and plans within area of expertise.
  • In-depth understanding of the company's goals, customer requirements and knowledge of competitor practices.
  • Thorough understanding of the company's business priorities, strategy and direction.
  • Thorough understanding and management of customer business needs and expectations.
  • Configures SAP system, Code using ABAP programming where required.

 

Problem Solving – Judgement, Complexity, Ingenuity:

 

  • Works on abstract and complex problems requiring evaluation of intangible variables.
  • Integrates trends, data and information into plans, deliverables and recommendations.
  • Develops innovative and creative output based on interpretation and analysis that improve business performance and contribute to corporate goals and strategic intent.

 

Relationship - Sphere of Influence:

 

  • Contributes to the area through delivery of end results and contribution to planning for the area.
  • Provides thought leadership, guidance and advice in own field.
  • Works across the organization to effectively obtain and allocate resources to complete programs and projects on time.
  • Adapts communication techniques for audiences at multiple internal and external levels.
  • Presents facts and information to negotiate mutually acceptable solutions.
  • Delegates clearly and comfortably.

 

Cultivates, develops and manages strong, lasting customer relationships at senior management level:

 

  • May manage vendor relationships.

 

Project Management – Communication, Best Practice, Oversight:

 

  • Provides oversight and direction to less experience Business Systems Analysts.
  • Instructs, directs and checks the work of other business systems analysts.
  • Coaches, motivates and guides team members.
  • Utilizes best practice processes around work assignments, project management, and quality of output while maximizing overall team performance.
  • Has full functional knowledge of area of responsibility.
  • Competent to work at the highest technical level of all phases of systems analysis, while considering the business implication of the application of technology to the current and future business environment.
  • Creates communication plans (correspondence, presentations and other materials) for knowledge transfer to others.
  • Supports multiple application areas, functions or processes.
  • Provides informal mentoring to less experienced colleagues.
  • Manages critical projects, customer engagements or business processes.
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills.
  • Conducts unit test, system test, integration test and assists in user testing.

 

Required Qualifications: (Work Experience, Job Knowledge, Skills, and Education):

 

  • Undergraduate degree and 6-10 years relevant experience or Graduate degree and 4-8 years relevant experience.
  • Advanced knowledge of SAP Implementation methodology, project management, analytical/problem solving skills and relevant business and technology skills. 
  • In-depth disciplinary knowledge; leverages business acumen and subject matter expertise.
  • Provides deep subject matter expertise, advice and program delivery.
  • Contributes to the development of new techniques and plans within area of expertise.
  • In-depth understanding of the company's goals, customer requirements and knowledge of competitor practices.
  • Thorough understanding of the company's business priorities, strategy and direction.
  • Thorough understanding and management of customer business needs and expectations.
  • Working knowledge of and ability to put into practice commonly used SDLC methodologies (Waterfall, Agile, etc.).
  • Advanced functional knowledge of SAP for the supported business functions and processes, including:  designing, developing, and testing SAP functions associated with financial operations, general ledger, accounts receivable, accounts payable, asset management, cost center accounting, product cost controlling, profitability analysis, and profit center accounting.
  • Advanced knowledge and ability to create reports using SAP Queries, report painter and report writer.
  • Basic knowledge and exposure of SAP for the supported business functions and processes, including:  Daily Reconciliation; Fiscal Year End Closing Operations; General Ledger (GL); Accounts Payable (AP); Accounts Receivable (AR); Fixed Assets (FA); Budget Planning & Control; Profitability Analysis (CO-PA); FY Close-out; Foreign Currency Valuation and Price Protection; FICO touch points to SD and MM modules.
  • Working knowledge of SAP ABAP/4 Programming to support effective and optimal solution design analysis, deployment and support of SAP solutions.  Examples of knowledge include:  ABAP Workbench, Menu/Screen/Report Painters, Business Workflow (BC-WF), SAP Script, Business Connector, Business Service Pages, Dialog Programming, Repository Information System, IDOCS, Smart Forms, ASAP Methodology, and ABAP Query.

 

VIZIO, Inc. offers excellent career opportunity as well as a competitive compensation and benefits package.  We are an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran

 


Nearest Major Market: Irvine California
Nearest Secondary Market: Los Angeles

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