ITS Principal Config Analyst SAP

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Date: Sep 8, 2023

Location: Lakewood, US

Company: Terumo BCT, Inc.

Requisition ID:  31136  


At Terumo Blood and Cell Technologies, our 7,000+ global associates proud to come to work each day, knowing that what we do impacts the lives of patients around the world.


We make medical devices and related products that are used to collect, separate, manufacture and process various components of blood and cells. With our innovative technologies and service offerings, we touch a patient’s life every second of every day and are committed to continuing to increase the number of patients we serve.


With some of the best and brightest minds in the industry, an unmatched global footprint, comprehensive benefits and a distinct culture, Terumo Blood and Cell Technologies is a great place to work, grow and be part of a team that is focused on making a difference. Consider joining our team and unlock your potential. 

Principal Configuration Analyst SAP Production Planning/MRP



Position provides analysis and technical expertise in an existing SAP environment.  Performs a broad range of tasks which include research, analysis, design, configuration, testing, diagnosis, maintenance, support, training, and implementation of information technology solutions in a global, single instance SAP ECC environment. 



  • Validating the SAP fit to business requirements by identifying solution options and business process changes, if necessary.
  • Configure SAP Production Planning (PP/MRP) and Materials Management (MM) modules to meet new/changing business and operational requirements specifically supporting:
    • Discrete and Repetitive Production Methodologies
    • Supporting Work Center, Routing, Bill of Materials (BOM), Production Versions
    • Capacity Planning
    • Production Order Execution
    • Alternative and Substitute Materials
    • Production Costing
    • Production Variance
    • Yield & Scrapping
    • Quality Management (QM), Logistics Execution (LE), Warehouse Management (WM) are nice additional skills


  • Applies highly professional business and technical knowledge when working with business partners, stakeholders, other ITS groups, and external partners.
  • Inquisitive, considering business needs while factoring industry best practices, out-of-the-box thinking while assuring scalability and supportable solutions.
  • Clearly documents requirements, specifications, business process flows, swim lanes to convey complex concepts to a broad audience.
  • Translates requirements and specifications into configurations first, customization second solutions to meet the needs of business partners while assuring alignment with architectural requirements.
  • Crafts comprehensive test scenarios and scripts supporting verification and validation protocols.
  • Works well with geographical diverse and dispersed business partners and ITS teams.
  • Facilitates meetings within ITS, across business partners and external teams.
  • Consistently delivers quality solutions, delivering on-time and within budget constraints.
  • Requires flexibility to adapt to and willingness to learn new technologies with demonstrated initiatives to continue life-long learning.
  • Shares responsibility with team members for Critical Incident resolution.










Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or, equivalent of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential functions of the job may be considered.



Minimum 10 years experience beyond essential duties:

  • Successfully led small to medium size projects
  • Experience working within an Agile environment, ideally using the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) Methodology
  • Writing User and Functional Requirements, Functional Specifications, developing required test scenarios and scripts supporting GAMP V verification and validation methodologies


  • Exhibits and promotes positive team-oriented behavior.
  • Communicates effectively, both verbally and in writing.
  • Motivates others to achieve business partner and leadership objectives.
  • Concurrently works on multiple efforts based on leadership prioritization.
  • Successfully transfers knowledge and experience to educate and train others.
  • Writes well composed supporting documents.
  • Use of relevant software applications and skills to use them effectively.





Typical Office Environment requirements include: reading, speaking, hearing, close vision, traversing, bending, sitting, and occasional lifting up to 20 pounds.


The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential duties of this job. Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform their essential duties.



  • Requires willingness to travel internationally (possibly 4-5 times per year).




Target Pay Range:  117,000 to 135,000 -  Salary to be determined by the education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities of the applicant, internal equity, and alignment with market data
Target Bonus on Base:  10.0


At Terumo Blood and Cell Technologies, we provide competitive total reward offerings that consist of compensation, benefits, recognition, along with a wealth of other well-being, work-life and recognition programs which support in unlocking the potential for you and your family. Included in our expansive list of benefits offerings are multiple group medical, dental and vision plans, a robust wellness program, life insurance and disability coverages, also a variety of voluntary programs such as group accident, hospital indemnity, critical illness, pet insurance and much more. To help you save for retirement, we offer a 401(k) plan with a matching contribution and for work-life balance we have vacation and sick time programs for associates. For us, it’s about protecting the personal welfare of our associates and their families, helping to achieve personal goals and offering those extra touches for convenience, security and overall peace of mind.


We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer. All applicants will be afforded equal opportunity without discrimination because of race, color, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, order of protection status, national origin or ancestry, citizenship status, age, physical or mental disability unrelated to ability, military status or an unfavorable discharge from military service.

Nearest Major Market: Los Angeles

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