Configurator / Designer SAP PM

Auto req ID6542BR

Posting titleConfigurator/Designer SAP PM

Position profileDescription: CN is currently looking for an SAP PM Configurator/Designer to join our Application Product Management (APM) team. We are a dynamic team who's supporting a diverse set of applications used by Engineering, Mechanical, Safety/Sustainability and Supply Management. The candidate must be eager to learn. The work setting provides the opportunity to learn various technologies developed using SAP. This role is responsible for producing application configuration and functional design specifications for solutions involving SAP and 3rd party applications. This includes testing, analyzing, maintaining and documenting packaged application components, and defining and executing implementation plan details. This role will be interacting with the business users to effectively troubleshoot production malfunctions, isolate problem areas, and maybe required to coordinate resolution with various IT teams. The applicant will be working in a Core Support or Project environment - depending on assignment. This involves daytime and off-hour support of several applications as well. Responsibilities:

  • Ensure optimal re-use and leveraging of existing/pre-packaged application functions versus the need for the development of new and/or customized functions;

  • Provide, or verify, work estimates;

  • Produce configuration design specifications, and if required detailed functional design specifications, that meet the business requirements and align with the solution architecture;

  • If required, guide, and collaborate with, the application developer/designers and/or other configurator/designers on the configuration and functional designs. Address any potential design development issues with them;

  • Configure package application components based on the configuration design. Document component configuration;

  • Produce test cases/scenarios and prepare test data to test all functionality identified in the functional design. Conduct unit, functional and integration testing and log results;

  • Diagnose and resolve configuration defects through root-cause analysis and impact analysis. Determine whether redesign is required for proper resolution. Change the design specifications when applicable;

  • Define the implementation plan details, including deployment, cutover and fall-back. Ensure that all functions have been promoted successfully to the production environment;

  • Guide and execute the knowledge transfer to the support teams as per the knowledge transfer plan;

  • Apply, and ensure compliance with, all appropriate CN IT standards (eg. Security, Architecture, Project Delivery Methodology, SOX, etc.);

  • Provide daytime and off-hour support.

Key Deliverables:

  • Assessment of business requirements to produce solution design leveraging SAP standard functionality where possible;

  • Configuration design and, if required, functional design (including application flow diagram, use cases, data flows, screen layout, table layouts, error handling, batch requirements, design alternatives, user interface wireframe);

  • Test cases/scenarios, test data and test results;

  • Configured, tested and documented package application components;

  • Implementation plan (including deployment, cut-over and fall-back);

  • Work estimates;

Skill Set:

  • Certified SAP PM, or equivalent experiences (2 - 3 years);

  • Knowledge of inspection and maintenance of "Linear Assets in SAP";

  • Experience in support and project environment (has participated in at least 1 full project cycle from start to finish);

  • Knowledge in third party and customized solutions;

  • Strong interpersonal skills in working with business and IT team members;

  • Leadership and able to work independently and as a team member.


  • Knowledge and experience in debugging ABAP code is an asset;





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