The SAP Transportation Management consultant will primarily support the team s design and build for the implementation of the new Transportation Management application.
The SAP Transportation Management & Event Management (TM & EM) consultant will be responsible for the following duties:
Following SAP methodologies, standards and ERP SAP implementation best practices, contribute to the design, build and implementation roll-out of the SAP TM & EM solution for Transportation Planning, Execution and Management.
Support the gathering and definition of requirements for the SAP-based TM & EM solution.
Contribute to the preparation of test cases and execution of testing cycles to support the delivery of SAP TM & EM functionality, including the provision of demos of out-of-the-box modules on request.
Contribute to the preparation of business specification documents, functional specification documents and training materials, inter alia.
Maintain track monitoring on the deadlines and deliverables, and communicate status updates to the project lead against milestones, escalating as appropriate.
Perform knowledge transfer to Umoja Functional and Technical team
Provide post-go live functional and technical support, including acting as focal point to address questions/issues and services requests regarding the implementation of the Umoja Transportation Management solution.
Record and follow up on tracking incidents or production change related work orders.
Technical SAP TM & EM requirements:
SAP ERP - Full understanding of the integration points of the below ERP areas with TM & EM functions (including interfaces) and of the overall financial accounting integration aspects:
Purchasing Sales, Returns
Materials Master and Business Partner Master Records
Inventory Management, Warehouse Management
Tracking and Tracing Visibility
Alerting Demurrage Processing
Implementation experience in a project landscape which included Supplier Relationship Management (SRM) solution (Extended Classic Scenario) .
Understanding of integration aspects with SAP APO DP/SNP in order to implement a fully optimised Supply Chain.
SAP TM & EM - Functional and technical expertise with the relevant TM & EM areas:
Transportation Master Data, Transportation order Management
Product and Service Catalogue, Quotation and RFQ Management
End-to-end Order management
Freight order management, Freight procurement and capacity planning
Package, Load and Dispatching Planning, Execution and monitoring
Optimization of ERP Logistics integration, Interactive planning
Subcontracting and Tendering, Customer and Supplier contracts
Agreement management and settlements [invoicing]
Tariff and rate calculation, Charge calculation and settlements
Order workflow control, Internal charging
Draft customer and supplier invoices, Document Management
Event Management configuration & association to Transportation Management process
SAP Supply Chain event management visibility processes
Infrastructure and administration
Functional-technical expertise with the implementation of real time tracking, monitoring, exception handling and analysis of purchase orders, deliveries, shipments (Freight Orders, Units, Parcels, Vehicles, Containers) and freight conditions (e.g. secured transportation) to provide visibility on status, location, history, analytics, and forecasts of Supply Chain.
Functional-technical expertise with the implementation of End-to-End routing with optimization, Multi-step Planning and Planning Scenarios, Planning Cockpit personalization, Management of Cargo consolidation and flow, Package and load planning, Dangerous Goods Management, Strategic Freight Procurement, TM Collaboration Portal, Carrier and Broker Data Integration, Settlement of Suppliers invoices.
Functional-technical expertise of interfacing / integrating a variety of sources, such as barcode scanners, 3rd party applications, mobile / messages alerts, geo data / GIS provider.
Experience with at least 1 full life-cycle Transportation Management implementation project in a hands-on role, including conducting Blueprint sessions with customers and complete functional specifications, design, build and deployment.
Functional-Technical experience with implementation of SAP Event Management, in particular in connection with SAP Transportation Management implementation is required. Including: Establishing system connections, implementation of relevant BADIs, coding of relevant extractors, configuration of EM functionality and exposing relevant data to BI.
Experience with SAP TM [7.0 or 8.0/8.1, or 9.0/9.1 and 9.3/9.4].
Understanding of transportation planning, scheduling, route determination, route optimization, freight rate management, tendering, SD Order integration etc. is mandatory.
Experience with CIF-integration models definition and configuration is required.
Understanding of Transportation Management Business environments of Shippers, and Logistics Service Providers.
Good understanding of SAP Order Fulfilment Processes (OTC), and hands-on SAP R/3 SD/LES - or APO-TP/VS - shipping and transportation functionality experience.
Experience and knowledge of SAP ERP SD/LES/WM module
Relevant SAP Certifications such as SAP TM, SAP SCM, SAP MM are required.
Additional desirable experience:
Experience with SAP APO TP/VS (Transportation and Vehicle Scheduling in APO) or other market leading TMS solutions experience is desirable.
Understanding of SAP TM related RFCs, BAPIs, BADIs, BDCs, user exits and enhancement points is desirable
ABAP debugging, BI reporting and batch job analysis skills are desirable
For Immediate Response call 732-876-7620, or send your resume to RecruiterAJ@Trigyn.com
TRIGYN TECHNOLOGIES, INC. is an EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER and has been in business for 30 years. TRIGYN is an ISO 9001:2015, ISO 27001:2013 (ISMS) and CMMI Level 3 certified company.