SAP Technical Lead

Ford Motor Company
February 15, 2024
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Job Description

Materials Management Platform is a Multi-year transformation initiative aimed at transforming Ford's Materials Mana Requirement Planning & Inventory Management capabilities. This is part of a larger Industrial Systems IT Transformation effort. This Delivery Manager will be responsible for the deployment of SAP modules specifically PP, MM & PP-DS and adjacent modules (Integration) across our global manufacturing locations.



  • Understand the current business process across all regions / plants
  • Understand the functionality of current Legacy MPR and associated upstream and downstream systems
  • Work with various stakeholders to study transforming current process / legacy systems to Industry best standards / technology/ systems focusing on SAP PP / MM module
  • Deliver conference room pilots to understand the as-is to-be and identify key functionality / process gaps
  • Recommend possible technology / process solution to address the gap
  • Develop implementation roadmap without impacting the current operations
  • Lead the global template creation along with system integrator and SAP with minimal customization
  • Set up governance layer to confine / control plant specific process changes and necessary customization
  • Understand SAP Licensing model and provide recommendation for optimal licensing leading to minimal cost
  • Partner with Infrastructure and Architecture team for infrastructure sizing and continuously optimize
  • Work with business office and / or purchasing to ensure issues of PO and / or SOW on time
  • Optimize resource planning with the right mix of Ford, Agency, SAP and System Integrator
  • Device a robust plan to skill up Ford / Agency resources for implementation without system integrator after initial few plants
  • Secure funding for implementing SAP MRP across all plants
  • Deploy SAP S4 MRP (PP & MM) across various sites globally and integrate with both legacy & other best in breed applications
  • Meet the committed launch timing across various plants
  • Coach / train the team on SAP PP / MM business process and configurations
  • Provide recommendations for continuous improvement
  • Device plan and execute support model post launch
  • Qualifications


  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent qualification in computer science, engineering or related disciplines, MCA
  • 10+ years of progressive responsibilities in SAP PP / MM
  • Industry process knowledge, solution expertise, consultation skills in SAP PP & MM module
  • Experience in deployment of SAP PP & MM module in both new and exciting sites
  • Experience in SAP PP & MM module configuration
  • Experience working in SAP S4 Hana environment
  • Experience in integrating with SIEMENS PLM / other PLM, KENAXIS tools etc.
  • End to end implementation and Support of SAP PP & MM across both new sites and existing sites
  • Should have handled a team of 8+ resources
  • Handled / worked with global teams
  • Automotive experience is preferred
  • Support in an onshore/offshore model is preferred
  • Overall SAP S/4 knowledge
  • Respect and empathy for team members, business partner and product customer
  • Excellent at problem solving and prevention.
  • Knowledge of software design patterns
  • Knowledge and practical experience of agile delivery
  • Demonstrated ability to deliver product roadmap milestones
  • What you'll receive in return :

    As part of the Ford family, you'll enjoy excellent compensation and a comprehensive benefits package that includes generous PTO, retirement, savings, and stock investment plans, incentive compensation, and much more. You'll also experience exciting opportunities for professional and personal growth and recognition.

    Candidates for positions with Ford Motor Company must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship will not be available for this position.

    We are an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to a culturally diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, age, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, or protected veteran status.

    For information on Ford's salary and benefits, please visit:

    https: // us/documents/careers/2022-benefits-and-comp-GSR-sal-plan-2.pdf

    More Information on Ford Motor Company

    Ford Motor Company operates in the Automotive industry. The company is located in Dearborn, MI and Palo Alto, CA. Ford Motor Company was founded in 1903. It has 175633 total employees. It offers perks and benefits such as Flexible Spending Account (FSA), Disability insurance, Dental insurance, Vision insurance, Health insurance and Life insurance. To see all 132 open jobs at Ford Motor Company, click here.

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