Senior SAP Business Systems Lead (SCM)
Madison, WI  / Sunnyvale, CA 
Posted 18 days ago
Job Description

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At Accuray, we make a direct and powerful impact on the lives of cancer patients every day - helping them live longer, better lives. But our commitment to innovation offers a truly unique opportunity: the chance to change the fight against cancer - helping to develop, introduce and support new treatment delivery systems and software that will give new hope and new health to cancer patients and cancer survivors around the world.

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Job Description


This is an excellent and exciting opportunity for anexperiencedSAPSupply chainand Manufacturing operationsBSA tobe part of the company's major ERP transformationto SAP S4 HANA.This isa hands-on, highly visiblerole reporting to Director of Business Applications,where you will be bringing in your SAPimplementation experience, industry best practices/processesin Supply chain and manufacturing domain tolead the effort of migrating Supply chain technology solutions toSAP S4 HANA from legacy ERP system.

You will be responsible for Requirements gathering, Process evaluations and re-engineering, System design, Prototyping, Configuring, Testing, Training and Sustaining of SAP S4 Planning and Manufacturingmodulesin highly regulatedGxPenvironment.

The ideal candidate for this role will have a blendoftechnical and business acumencoupled withstrongcommunication, customer service, consultative,and influential skillsand be seen as the trusted advisor for business community/Stakeholderswhere you will bringcreative technology solutionsforwardto meet critical business needs.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Act as an extension to theSupply chain & Manufacturingoperationsorganization and continue to gain thorough understanding of the current 'As is' environment,Manufacturing operationalapplications, processes, challenges/gaps and requirements.

  • Translate business requirements accurately into high-quality System requirement specifications, Process workflow diagrams, and design, configure and test the changes made.

  • Define ideal and practical business system solutions while driving standardization within thePlanning and Manufacturingdomains

  • Actively engage in the business transformation efforts by understanding the business vision and translating that to a supportable and efficient systems roadmap/implementation plan.

  • Be the IT SME and go-to person for theSupply chain andManufacturingOperationsin providing support related to SAPS4 modules.

  • Use Agile methodology to gather, prioritize, and deliver on agreed-upon requirements and timelines.

  • Provide support with standardizing, cleansing, mapping, translating, and migrating the data over to SAP S4 from legacy ERP

  • Troubleshootany issues or problemsand offer system/process solutions.

  • Assist with user acceptance testing for implementation and enhancements.

  • Provide support in enhancing/building/sustainingnew integrations and workflow processes with other systems likeQMS, MES,Salesforce, Agile, 3PLetc.

  • Advocate for and influence the business stakeholders on using standard SAP out-of-the-box functionality wherever applicable.

  • Act as a liaison between business and SAPandmaintain IT business systems integrity by performing the necessary release upgrades

  • Project manage small/medium initiatives which include but is not limited to planning, scoping, developing estimates, managing, and delivering the project within the agreed-upon timeline and budget.

  • Perform periodic documentation updates/conduct refresher trainings to the super users on recent changes made

  • Roll-out the changes/projects into Production system following the IT Change Control processes and framework.


a. Required:

  • 7+ years' experience in various roles in the design,implementation,and support of ERP systems, with specific experience inS/4HANAorECC Operations (MRP, Production Planning, Production Scheduling, and Control, Material Master and BOMs)

  • S/4 HANA Certifiedin one or more areas of Manufacturing (PP) and/orPlanning

  • Experience in gathering business requirements, developing functional SAP designs,configuring,troubleshooting, and providingend-usersupport andtraining.

  • Good understanding ofcGMPregulations,standards,and industry trendsin manufacturing like Manufacturing 4.0etc.

  • Demonstrated cross-functional experiencei.e.,ability to look at theend-to-endprocess and understand how it fits together.

  • Demonstrated ability tolead and facilitate user design workshopsandassist in facilitating the adoption of the new/changed business processes

  • Prior experience in helpingautomate/digitize supply chainprocessesandhaveledthe functions through continuous improvementof the system processes.

  • Adept in developing and maintaining relationship withglobalstakeholders.

  • Experiencewith project managingsmall/medium initiatives which includebut is not limited toplanning, scoping, developing estimates, managing, and delivering the projectwithin the agreed-upon timeline and budget.

  • Strongcommunication, influential,analytical,andproblem-solvingskills.

  • Quick learner, highly motivated and driven to learn and adopt new technological skills.

  • Ability to workunder ambiguity andin a fast-paced environment on multiple projects at a time.

  • Desire tolearn and stretch beyond current abilities and skillsets, with a proven history ofgrowthin previous roles.

b. Preferred or Desired:

  • Previous experience working in regulated discrete manufacturing industries likemedicaldevices, biotech, or pharmaceutical supporting SAP is a huge plus.

  • Deep understandingofSAP CPI (Cloud Platform Integration)and hands-experiencemapping,configuring, and buildingreal-timeapplication to application integrations betweenSAPandnon-SAPapplicationsusingSAPCPI.

  • Prior experience inmigrating a legacy ERP system like Microsoft Dynamics AX to SAP

  • Good understanding of MES solutionand how it integrates with core SAP Production processes



To qualify for this position, candidates must be able to furnish proof that they are authorized to work in the country they are applying on a permanent basis without sponsorship.

EEO Statement

At Accuray, our commitment to patient-first outcomes drives an inclusive and collaborative work environment where the best ideas rise to the top - and everyone works to push them further. We value diversity in both the professional and personal backgrounds of our employees, as this variety adds rich energy to every team, every project and every work day. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin - including individuals with disabilities and veterans.

We are an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Experience
7+ years
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