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Sr. Systems Engineer | SAP S/4HANA Financial Lead



Software Engineering, Accounting & Finance
Memphis, TN, USA · United States
Posted on Tuesday, April 9, 2024

Performs lead role in defining the requirements and developing technology solutions to meet AutoZone business needs; Directs and coordinates complex systems integration, and infrastructure; serves as techno-functional expert for multi-platform systems and multiple technologies, concentrating on the SAP ecosystem (S/4 HANA, BTP, Ariba, CAR, ABAP) and supporting applications.

Primary Activities and Responsibilities:

  • SAP Financial Module Management: Deploy, manage, and oversee the SAP Financial modules, such as Record to Report and Order to Cash including General Ledger, Accounts Payable, Billing, Accounts Receivable, Asset Accounting, Controlling, Treasury, etc.
  • Requirement Gathering and Analysis: Collaborate with business stakeholders to gather requirements, analyze business processes, and translate them into SAP solutions.
  • Implementation and Configuration: Lead the design, configuration, and implementation of SAP Financial solutions based on business needs and best practices collaborating with the System integrator partner.
  • Testing and Quality Assurance: Develop test plans, conduct system testing, and ensure the quality and accuracy of SAP Financial configurations.
  • User Training and Support: Provide guidance and training to end-users on SAP Financial functionalities and support them in using the system effectively. Coach and mentor other team members.
  • Documentation: Create and maintain documentation related to SAP Financial processes, configurations, and user guides.
  • Integration and Upgrades: Collaborate with other teams to ensure seamless integration of SAP Financial modules with other systems that includes PeopleSoft ERP and manage upgrades or enhancements.
  • Troubleshooting and Issue Resolution: Address and resolve issues, perform root cause analysis, and provide ongoing support for SAP Financial systems.
  • Solution Design: Develop and recommend SAP Financial solutions that align with industry best practices and meet business requirements.
  • Compliance and Best Practices: Ensure adherence to financial regulations, compliance standards, and SAP best practices in the implementation and maintenance of SAP Financial systems.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Minimum requirement of a bachelor’s degree or equivalent (with at least 7 or more years of work experience)
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in SAP FSCM

Equivalent Minimum Qualifications:

  • High School diploma/GED or associate degree required
  • 10 or more years of experience required in Information Systems/Technology

Preferred Qualifications:

In addition to meeting the above qualifications, any of the following are preferred:

  • SAP Expertise: In-depth knowledge and hands-on experience with SAP Financial modules such as SAP FI (Financial Accounting), SAP CO (Controlling), SAP FSCM (Financial Supply Chain Management), SAP S/4HANA Finance, BTP, CAR, etc.
  • Financial Domain Knowledge: Experience in migration of traditional General Ledger, Receivables and Payables management to SAP FSCM.
  • Functional Knowledge: Expertise in several Finance areas including General Ledger Accounting, Accounts Receivable, Accounts Payable, Fixed Assets, Product Costing, Cost & Profit Center Accounting, Internal Orders
  • Experience with SAP Ariba, SAP FieldGlass, SAP Concur, SAP Vistex, High Radius, and Data migration and Automated testing tools.
  • Configuration and Implementation: Proficiency in configuring SAP Financial modules according to business requirements. Experience in implementing SAP solutions, performing system upgrades, and providing post-implementation support.
  • Leadership Skills: Ability to lead a team of technical and functional consultants, guide them in project tasks, and collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams.
  • Requirement Gathering and Analysis: Gather business requirements, translate them into functional specifications, and work closely with stakeholders to ensure alignment between business needs and SAP solutions.
  • Troubleshooting and Support: Ability to diagnose and resolve issues related to SAP Financial modules, provide user support, and conduct system testing and validation.
  • Communication Skills: Strong verbal and written communication skills to interact with stakeholders, present proposals, conduct training sessions, and create documentation.
  • Continuous Learning: Keeping up-to-date with the latest SAP technologies, trends, and best practices in the financial domain to provide innovative solutions and recommendations.
  • Certifications: Relevant certifications in SAP Financial modules can be beneficial, such as SAP Certified Application Associate - Financial Accounting (SAP FI) or SAP Certified Application Associate - Management Accounting (SAP CO).

Knowledge and Skills:

  • Retail industry knowledge
  • Overall applications/technology stack health and oversight
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office tools
  • Knowledge of process mapping
  • Written and oral communication skills including interaction with business partners, vendors, System integrators and technical staff
  • Knowledge of networking concepts and communication protocols
  • Knowledge of architecture concepts and frameworks
  • Knowledge of systems integration
  • Knowledge of appropriate security design and implementation


At AutoZone building competency framework is the foundation of our talent strategy and is what drives our performance. AutoZone accordingly selects and develops talent based on each of the following competencies: analyze issues and make effective decisions, advance the business, engage, coach, and build a diverse workforce, build partnerships, improve service quality and processes, execute effectively, demonstrate personal leadership, and demonstrate functional and technical agility.