An exciting opportunity to work for a company that offers stability, longevity and growth: II-VI Incorporated provides a comprehensive career development platform within an environment that challenges employees to perform at their best, while rewarding excellence and hard-work through a competitive compensation program.
Founded in 1971, II-VI Incorporated develops, manufactures and markets high-technology materials, devices and components which are used in industrial, medical, military, security and aerospace applications. Headquartered in Saxonburg, Pennsylvania, II-VI Incorporated has additional manufacturing facilities throughout the US, as well as numerous locations in Europe and Asia.
Primary function: This position will provide leadership in all phases of SAP implementation and support, including design, configuration, testing, training and business process change management. This position will will work closely with business users and provide both functional and technical assistance in identifying, evaluating, developing and implementing system solutions, business processes, reports and procedures that meet user requirements, with a primary focus on manufacturing operations, including production planning/scheduling, shop floor control and quality managment functions.
ORGANIZATIONAL RELATIONSHIP: Reports to Manager , Corporate Business Applications
Education: B.S. Information Science or related field, Advanced degree preferred APICS certification desired
Experience: More than 6 years experience in application software design, implementation and support, including 3+ years experience with SAP. Must have very good experience in SAP production planning/scheduling, shop floor control and purchasing using Materials Resource Planning (MRP).
Special Abilities: Knowledge of the manufacturing process. Demonstrated experience in the implementation and support of business application software packages. Excellent customer service skills including telephone techniques, listening skills, sense of urgency and enthusiasm. Excellent verbal and written communication skills; ability to communicate effectively with end-users and management. Demonstrated project planning, project management, problem-solving and work prioritization skills. Must be both team-oriented and self-motivated. Familiar with current technology and methodologies. Familiar with several computer operating systems and relational databases including MS Windows, Linux, Oracle and SQL Server. Open to domestic and international travel.
ACCOUNTABILITY: Responsible for the implementation, support and ongoing incremental improvmeents of the SAP Production Planning Module, as well as support of II-VI’s manufacturing, financial, and supplemental software systems.
IMPLEMENTATION AND SUPPORT OF BUSINESS APPLICATION AND BUSINESS INTELLIGENCE SOLUTIONS 40%
PROJECT MANAGEMENT 30%
SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS ANALYSIS 20%
USER AND OPERATIONS SUPPORT 10%
We offer an attractive salary and an excellent benefits package designed to attract and retain individuals willing to accept the challenge and risk associated with being part of a successful company. Our benefits include a company-wide bonus incentive program, medical, dental and vision insurances, 401K program with a substantial match, profit sharing program, tuition reimbursement, life insurance, vacation and personal time, paid holidays, stock purchase program, computer purchase program and more.