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Carpenter Technology Corporation

Manager, SAP Business Analytics & Reporting

Carpenter Technology Corporation - Reading, PA

Carpenter Technology Corporation is a leading producer and distributor of premium specialty alloys, including titanium alloys, nickel and cobalt based superalloys, stainless steels, alloy steels and tool steels.  Carpenter’s high-performance materials and advanced process solutions are an integral part of critical applications used within the aerospace, transportation, medical and energy markets, among other markets.  Building on its history of innovation, Carpenter’s powder technology capabilities support a range of next-generation products and manufacturing techniques, including additive manufacturing and 3D printing. OVERVIEW: The Manager, SAP Business Reporting & Analytics (R&A) will play a critical role in implementing the next generation of database, reporting and analytic tools for Carpenter Technology. This position is responsible for requirements gathering, development, testing and delivery of the new analytics and reporting strategy. Initially the role will focus on finalizing the design and building the analytics architecture to replace key legacy system reporting and implementing alerts, performance metrics and quantitative analysis supporting the implementation of Carpenters SAP S/4 HANA ERP system. The new analytics platform will enable the future use of predictive modeling, simulations, and optimization algorithms. This role will also be responsible for architecting the replacement and retirement of Carpenter’s existing legacy data warehouse and reporting platform. This role is responsible for architecting and delivery the new analytics environment using the following tools:  SAP HANA Platform, SAP Data Warehousing foundation, SAP Data Integrator, DAP Smart Data Integration, SAP SLT (real-time data transformation replication), and the BusinessObjects BI Suite: SAP Lumera 2.0, Dashboards, Crystal Reports, Web Intelligence, and Analysis for Microsoft Office.  PRIMARY DUTIES: Lead the finalization and implementation of an enterprise reporting & analytics strategy leveraging the SAP tool set described above Work with the R&A project’s system integrator to meet defined project deliverables including but not limited to requirements gather, design, system configuration, data modeling and report development, maintenance and support. Translate complex functional requirements into operational technical designs. Model and build SAP BI metadata and architecture. Coordinate with the hosting and basis team to monitor application versions, manage the application lifecycle, and assist with system upgrades and patching.  Identify enterprise-wide R&A strategic opportunities and drive cross-business and cross-functional change to increase business value and create competitive advantages Establish performance baselines; monitor system performance and tune for peak performance. Manage and work with 3rd party system integrators and application managed support vendors to achieve project deliverables and on-going support of the R&A platform.  Ensure a robust, secure, scalable and extendable BI platform that is high performing and optimized for large data volumes. Develop and implement an end-user self-service reporting & analytics strategy (data models, reporting tools, training, testing & review, and retirement of abandoned reports) Migrating legacy reporting applications to take full advantage of the SAP HANA Platform and reporting tools. Transition on-going support of the analytics platform to an Application Managed Services provider.  Participate in data architecture sessions and promote integrated systems and controlled data redundancy. Managing projects, end-to-end, using an agile development methodology REQUIREMENTS: Bachelor's degree preferably in Computer Science, Information Technology, Mathematics, or Engineering 8 years of experience in developing, configuring, and implementing database management solutions.  – experience with SAP BW, SAP HANA, and SAP Business Objects preferred. Experience with visualization tools such as SAP Lumera, Qlik or Tableau. Experience with SAP HANA or other in-memory database technology for BI analytics Familiar with using Agile delivery methods, SAPUI5 and knowledge of Fiori Apps is a plus Experience with data science, statistical analysis, data mining and predictive algorithms A solid understanding of data security and privacy technologies Carpenter Technology Company offers a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package including life, medical, dental, vision, flexible spending accounts, disability coverage, 401k with company contributions as well as many other options to employees. Carpenter Technology Corporation’s policy is to fully and effectively maintain a program of equal employment opportunity and nondiscrimination for all employees, to employ affirmative action for all protected classes, and to recruit and develop the best qualified persons available regardless of age, race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, national origin, political affiliation or any other characteristic protected by law. The Company also will recruit, develop and provide opportunities for qualified persons with disabilities and protected veterans.

11 days 20 hours ago

Carpenter Technology Corporation


Manager, SAP Business Analytics & Reporting Carpenter Technology Corporation - Reading, PA, United States


Location: Reading, PA

Company Profile:
Carpenter (NYSE:CRS) is a leader in the development, manufacture and distribution of cast/wrought and powder metal stainless steels and specialty alloys. Our worldwide staff of expert metallurgists, research and development scientists, engineers and service professionals work closely with you to find innovative solutions for your specific product requirements.