IT SAP Business Analyst II/III

Employer
Novavax
Location
Gaithersburg, MD
Posted
Oct 04, 2022
Closes
Oct 07, 2022
Ref
674305491
Hours
Full Time
If you find science, speed, and success exhilarating, you have come to the right place. Novavax, Inc (Nasdaq:NVAX) is a biotechnology company that creates transformational vaccines that address some of the worlds most pressing infectious diseases. We have more than a decade of experience contending with some of the worlds most devastating diseases, including COVID-19, seasonal influenza, RSV, Ebola, MERS, and SARS. Hard-won lessons and significant advances illustrate that our proven technology has tremendous potential to make a substantial contribution to public health worldwide. Our scientists are committed to developing vaccine candidates for some of the worlds toughest viral threats by utilizing the power of our innovative recombinant nanoparticle vaccine platform. Our vaccine technology combines the power and speed of genetic engineering with the immunogenicity enhancing properties of our Matrix-M adjuvant to efficiently produce highly immunogenic particles targeting some of the most pressing viral infectious diseases. Novavax, Inc. is headquartered in Gaithersburg, Maryland with additional facilities in Uppsala, Sweden and Bohumil, Czech Republic. Summary of the Position : We are seeking an IT SAP SD Business Analyst II/III to support the Trade & Distribution organization and Order-to-Cash within the SAP Center of Excellence (CoE). The SAP FICO SD Business Analyst II/III is an important customer facing role for the delivery of SAP based solutions. Join a global team and help us leverage SAP to meet Novavax rapidly growing business. The ideal candidate will be a highly motivated individual with experience and interest in working in a fast growing, entrepreneurial environment with broad opportunities to learn more and help others. Responsibilities include but are not limited to : Serve as the IT Business Analyst supporting the Trade and Distribution organization to ensure delivery of Novavax products for commercial use, also working closely with Finance and Supply Chain. Support SAP solutions in Sales Distribution module, including understanding of relationship with FICO and Materials Management. Support other solutions in the ERP eco-system as needed Define and draft system scope and objectives and translate these business requirements into design specifications ensuring that requirements are effectively met, tested, and implemented Effectively transition designs, ensuring clear understanding of requirements and on developing test cases and test scripts to ensure requirements are met Identify and resolve gaps between new and existing business processes and applications and facilitate implementation of new business processes and modifications Performs application configuration, testing, and functional support as needed based on SOPs approved by the SAP Experts network/community Work Collaboratively with: Business SMEs to identify, verify and document functional and technical requirements using requirements management methodology and tools Business Relationship Managers to develop relationships with the business, and act as their point of contact for application development Architecture function to ensure appropriate translation of business requirements into technical design Process owners to facilitate implementation of new business processes and modifications Other duties as assigned May require periodic weekend/evening work Primarily located in Gaithersburg, MD, but remote work possible 1-2 days per week Travel to other sites may be required Minimum requirements : Bachelors degree or equivalent qualification level, preferably in Computer Science, Information Systems, relevant science degree, or equivalent combination of education and experience is required. Minimum of 3-5 years of experience working with SAP is required, experience with SAP S/4 HANA is preferred SAP functional knowledge in Sales Distribution module is required Knowledge in other SAP functional areas desirable Experience in Life Sciences strongly preferred Knowledge of SOX compliance or Computer System Validation (CSV) preferred Strong influencing, networking, and team working skills Must possess excellent customer service, problem solving, troubleshooting, and verbal/written communication skills Experience with ITIL, COBIT, or other IT good practices desirable Novavax offers a base salary, annual bonus, equity grants, professional career development/growth opportunities, and a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, Rx, STD, LTD, Life, Optional Life, 401(k) plan. Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled Novavax is an equal employment opportunity employer. Employment and advancement opportunities are available to all individuals on an at-will basis, regardless of their race, color, national origin, religion, ancestry, citizenship status, military or veteran status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, marital status, family responsibilities, pregnancy, disability, genetic information, protective hairstyle, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law. Except where prohibited by applicable state law, this position requires that you be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 unless you need a reasonable accommodation or qualify for an exemption. #LI-RB Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. 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