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IT Systems Analyst SAP / EDI

Chennai - India

May 03, 2021

Full time


The IT Systems Analyst SAP / EDI will be part of the SAP Global Competence Team (GCT) Business Applications, reporting to Manager of Service Operations. He/she will work as ongoing systems support as well as project member for initiatives of the BorgWarner ETTS Business Unit.

The position will be acting as global 3rd level support for Business Applications mostly in the area of SAP Electronic Data Interchange (EDI). Responsible for the design and development of the EDI implementation, guides while working with the Business Application teams and external partner teams on the EDI system setup. Develops technical specifications, performs IT Tests and creates documentations as well as end user training contents regarding customer / supplier EDI areas to ensure the system is being used properly and meets business needs.


  • Develop, setup, test and implement global system configurations to provide common IT solution for multiple locations for SAP EDI function with focus on customer and supplier EDI.
  • Provide 3rd level support for system customizing using service delivery framework in collaborating with global, regional and local IT teams
  • Monitor system functions as well as interfaces to assure consistent system operations
  • Ensure application and data consistency of standard application platforms through change- and release management incl. relevant documentation
  • Provide solution/configuration templates including documentation and training contents for deployment to local business application teams
  • Participate in global / local projects following BorgWarner Project Delivery Framework


  • A master’s degree in business informatics, computer science or a related field with a strong ERP background
  • 3+ years of experience in the described area of responsibilities, preferably in automotive industry
  •    Strong knowledge of configuration/customizing of SAP EDI functionality. Additional knowledge in related SAP modules SD and MM would be beneficial.
  • Skillset should include experience with common EDI-Standards (UN/EDIFACT, VDA, ANSI X12, TRADACOMS, Odette, XML) as well as communication methods like OFTP2, AS2, FTP, HTTP, SMTP.
  • Ability to understand ABAP code (user exits, iDoc creation and execution process flow)
  • Domain knowledge of 1-2 years in purchasing or customer service would be beneficial.
  • Experience to work in a SAP support role and communicate well with global/regional IT teams, internal customers and suppliers
  • Ability to prioritize multiple projects, work under tight deadlines, and handle changing priorities
  • Ability and desire to solve complex problems
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English

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