Specialist Solution Design – SAP PM
ABOUTIT AT CN
CN harnesses the power of informationevery minute of every day to make better decisions. Almost every aspect of ourbusiness relies on technology; this is why CN invests around $100 million everyyear on IT projects and infrastructure. And with close to 1,000 in-houseemployees, CN’s IT team is more than a first-class technology shop – they’rerailroaders, dedicated to enabling our people to work better and to helping ourtrains run safely.
WHY YOU WANT THIS JOB
The Application Designer is responsible to conceptualize,change and maintain custom build software applications as well as implementingcommercial software package solutions. They collaborate with Business and ITStakeholders to analyse user requirements, data and business rules to ideateand elaborates design options for how the particular application will function.During delivery, this person will either design the application from scratch,modify existing one or find solutions to meet business requirements withcommercial packages. They areresponsible to come up with creative/innovative solutions and to producefunctional designs documentation to support the development, qualitytesting and sustainability of the application
Your Role as an SAP PM Designer is to be responsible forproviding comprehensive functional expertise on the Plant Maintenance module,and designing/documentation integration points between multiple systems/platforms.You are highly focused on team collaboration, and have experience working withmultiple IT disciplines.
You want this job because you like to conceptualize andimplement complex solution. You are committed, curious, team player, and youwant to be work with people who welcome creativity and innovation. You are highly customer-focused and you havestrong analytical/problem solving skills that helps explain complex conceptsand processes clearly and concisely.
Collaborate with Business, Architects and Designers (UX/data), to understand business objectives and purpose of the future application
Understand business rules, user-system interaction, data models and flows, to ideate and translate concept to begin laying out application design
Explore design options, taking into consideration existing components and repeatable design patterns
Collaborate with Designers (UX & Data) and Developers to narrow down design options and agree on best design options
Produce functional design documents
Configure and document commercial package solution
Collaborate with Developers and Testers to provide guidance and further clarifications on the solution design
Collaborate to application quality testing activities and insure that all business requirements are achieve by the design
Supports implementation, cutover and conversion activities by providing knowledge of the solution
Bachelor degree in Computer sciences or Software Engineering
Minimum of 3-5 years of relevant experience in application design
Experience implementing commercial software package
Experience in implementing SAP PM solutions
Experience with software development lifecycle process
Experience in translating business requirements and user stories into solution design
Proficiency with flowcharting and UML concept and tools (i.e. Visio, Excel, Word)
Ability to analyse systems and think creatively to build innovative solution
Bilingualism with high proficiency in English (spoken and written)
CN is an employment equity employer and we encourage all qualified candidates to apply. We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only candidates under consideration will be contacted. Please monitor your email on a regular basis, as communication is primarily made through email.