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IT Analyst II - SAP Purchasing

Date: Nov 17, 2022

Location: Duluth, GA, US

Company: AGCO

JOB Title: IT Analyst ii – SAP Purchasing 

This IT Analyst II, SAP Purchasing position is responsible for leading the effort to understand the AGCO business needs and identify how best to meet those needs. Overall, this role is critical to the entire project life cycle as it will be responsible for requirement definition, design, configuration, testing, and documentation to ensure best practice are followed and business value is delivered in accordance to the objectives.  The role leads the effort to analyze, validate and document the business and system requirements acting as a key liaison/engagement role between the global AGCO business and IT support functions.  This role encompasses systems and data related activities as well business. These responsibilities include providing support for project work, ongoing day-to-day operational needs (maintenance, fixes, enhancements, releases, and small change requests.), performing data analysis. It reports to the team lead for this functional area.



Job Responsiblities



  • Collaborate with key business resources on requirements gathering, solution design, configuration, testing, user acceptance, implementation, and documentation.
  • Understand and translate business concepts to executable functional designs; ensure functional designs are executed as a viable solution to the business concept; ensuring module solution aligns and is compatible with overall architecture.
  • Work with other analysts to understand integration points with other systems and communicate the impact of proposed system changes.
  • Assist with estimations of new developments and enhancement requests (costs, benefits, resources).



  • Develop and keep updated, functional design documents and testing scripts ensuring scripts are aligned with current system design and business practices.
  • Configure, test and train during SAP projects following the AGCO methodology.
  • Plan, prepare and execute unit, integration, and support user acceptance testing.


Support & Change Management

  • Resolve incidents and complete service requests to the agreed service levels (SLA)
  • Monitor performance and provide responsive action to issues maintaining high-level internal customer satisfaction to required service level performance measures, through the successful resolution of customer requests/issues/change requests.


  • Ensure individual and team compliance with all AGCO policies and procedures including Sarbanes Oxley, IT and Security.  Follow established governance processes and standards. 


Minimum Qualifications


  • Strong communication / interpersonal skills, capable of interacting with multiple levels of IT and business management.
  • Strong (min 5 yrs) Ariba experience with 'Ariba Buying and Invoicing', 'Ariba Network' and 'Ariba CLM' (Contract Lifecycle Management) applications
  • Strong (min 5 yrs) SAP Purchasing processes/module (MM-PUR) experience




About Duluth

Located 30 minutes outside of Atlanta, Duluth offers easy access to big city amenities in a relaxed, suburban environment. Home to more than 500 AGCO employees, the Duluth campus serves as AGCO’s global and North American headquarters location.



AGCO offers competitive benefits, including medical, dental, prescription drug, life and accident insurance, long and short-term disability, matching 401k plan, employee assistance program, and discounted home and auto insurance.



At AGCO, you have the opportunity to impact our long-term success as well as your own.  As a Fortune 500 company and one of the global leaders in agricultural equipment manufacturing, we have an extensive network of approximately 3,000 dealers and serve more than 140 countries. Headquartered in Duluth, Georgia, AGCO has manufacturing facilities all over the world that create and distribute our full-line of industry-leading products, including Challenger, Fendt, GSI, Massey Ferguson, and Valtra. Join AGCO to become part of a diverse team that enables you to grow your career every day, every way.


AGCO is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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