Opportunities

Title TruQua Technical Support Specialist
Salary $40-$50,000.00
Start Date 2017-02-15
End Date 2017-05-19
Location Chicago, IL
Job Information

TruQua Enterprises, LLC is a thriving Professional Services and licensed software development partner of SAP products and solutions located in downtown Chicago, IL. Our expertise lies in Financial Software and Analytics for Fortune 500 organizations on a national and global scale.

TruQua is building an in-house Support Model for two of its largest global accounts. You will be part of this Support team. Candidates need to be smart, driven and fast-learning. As a first step, candidates will be trained in SAP Business Planning and Consolidation while offering strong Microsoft Excel skills, a solid aptitude for mathematics and sound computer science understanding. Candidates will provide premium customer support, which means communication skills are key – both verbal and written, as well as a keen ability to listen to callers. We expect our Support team to genuinely gain satisfaction from bringing resolution and insight to each customer, elevating his or her relationship with TruQua to the next level.

The position reports to the Team Lead on both accounts.

Position Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Learn and become certified in SAP Business Planning and Consolidation
  • Train up in and gain complete understanding of customers’ designs and support systems
  • Assist in customers’ post-SAP implementation through collaboration with various client and TruQua teams across the organization(s)
  • Act as first line of technical support for our larger customer account(s) by managing incoming calls, email inquiries and/or other similar requests
  • Provide world-class customer experience through professional, friendly and personalized interactions
  • Document, track and monitor support requests to provide prompt, accurate solutions to customer requests and inquiries
  • Identify, research and resolve technical and non-technical issues
  • Liaise and effectively interact with TruQua consultants to address client needs and provide pointed solutions
  • Assist in training new members of the team and provide valuable resources internally
  • Provide excellent time management skills and ability to make decisions quickly
  • Maintain confidence, composure and customer focus while troubleshooting and solving issues
  • Reassure customers when delivering product diagnoses and proposed solutions.

Qualifications and Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, MIS or related field
  • Strong Microsoft Excel skills are required
  • Strong mathematical mindset/ability
  • Financial industry experience or Software and/or Desktop Support is strongly preferred
  • Troubleshooting experience with the variations of installation and configuration options for Microsoft Windows and Microsoft Office (especially Excel) is strongly preferred
  • SAP skills are a plus but not required
  • Experience with CRM products is a plus but not required
  • Highest standards of accuracy and precision; highly organized
  • Articulate with impeccable verbal and written communication skills. Strong & discerning listener
  • Ability to work in a fast pace, collaborative and driven environment
  • A self-starter who can effectively work within a strong team culture, all the while being independent in managing his/her deliverables
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities effectively, network internally to get things done and be accountable for his/her decisions
  • Ability to think creatively, highly-driven and self-motivated
  • Demonstrated ability to roll-up sleeves and work with team members in a hands-on management capacity
  • Flexibility with weekly schedule. Your work hours will be based on business needs and shifts among other members of our Support team. Night shifts will be part of your role as “on call.”

Other requirements and information about the role:

  • Travel: Not required unless ad hoc need occurs
  • Start date: March 2017
  • Compensation: $40-$50,000.00 total compensation + complete benefits, including 401K with corporate matching.
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Title SAP BPC Lead Consultant
Location Chicago, IL
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Senior SAP BPC Lead Consultant Job Description:

As a SAP Business Planning and Consolidation (SAP BPC) Lead Consultant, you will be expected to spearhead multiple customer accounts and focus on fundamental business issues – managing risk, increasing revenues, controlling costs — that organizations, across various industries should address in order to help them meet their strategic and financial goals.

 

Your job duties will include but are not limited to leading, performing, training and mentoring in the following areas:

  • Provide “hands-on” technical expertise, deep product knowledge and implementation insights to your engagements
  • Provide relevant business processes and SAP BPC knowledge and guidance on complex concepts and projects
  • Work closely with end users to design the proper BPC solution(s) to support defined business processes and business requirements
  • Create functional specifications for development requirements
  • Develop documentation, including documenting test results, and support go-live efforts
  • Actively participate in training and knowledge transfer sessions to enable end users to understand SAP BPC
  • Work with customers’ teams of business analysts to provide business application support for all of the company’s financial management systems and related applications
  • Provide support for applicants to include problem identification, reporting, tracking analysis and resolution
  • Provide continuous feedback on project status and offer constructive options to ensure project continues to meet original expectations
  • Continuously demonstrate and deliver strong and highly professional customer service commitment
  • Utilize technical and industry knowledge to identify complex client issues and build long-term business relationships with key executives through engagement delivery, as well as networking in professional organizations
  • Contribute thought leadership to the development and growth of our TruQua brand and intellectual capital by, among others: Publishing articles, white papers, and/or speaking at select domestic and/or global conferences
  • Manage and provide leadership to entry level consultants and become actively involved in team development and practice management
  • Understand and exemplify TruQua corporate values & deep commitment to excellence at all levels; internally and externally.

Requirements and Qualifications:

  • Five years of direct SAP BPC experience, particularly in Planning
  • Ten years of hands-on experience working with a professional services advisory firm or publicly traded company and experience leading and delivering full life cycle implementation projects
  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college/university; MBA or MIS from an accredited college/university is preferred
  • Strong understanding of accounting concepts, financial consolidations and internal controls
  • Solid experience in definition and designs (business blueprint phase) of models of planning and consolidation
  • Experience and/or conceptual knowledge of accounting, banking and/or financial services industry
  • Experience with budget, planning, forecasting and forecasting processes
  • A minimum of 3 years in finance or accounting background and familiarity with general ledger and financial transaction processing/budgeting/planning processes
  • Experience with governance, controls, process and procedures, centers of competency, change management, conceptual data modeling, master data management, data standardization and stewardship, information integrity and compliance, and data quality management
  • Demonstrated track record of leadership, client management, and delivery
  • Excellent written and verbal communication and presentation skills
  • Ability to travel up to 100% of the time.

 

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Title JavaScript & UI/UX Developer
Salary Market Competitive
Location Chicago, IL
Job Information
TruQua is a Professional Services and licensed software development partner of SAP products and solutions. Our expertise lies in Financial Software and Analytics for Fortune 500 organizations on a global scale.

Our company is actively looking for a JavaScript developer to help improve the end user experience for our products.

Our preferred candidate would be able to spearhead the user experience design and development, with a strong understanding of design principles.

This candidate will need to work closely with our development team and provide actionable feedback to the web services team.

Experience with jQuery or similar UI libraries is required, experience with javascript frameworks (Node.js, Angular) is strongly preferred. The UI will be built in a propriety extension to jQuery, so the candidate will need to be able to learn new APIs and perform basic development troubleshooting.

This position is full-time for a three month project, with an opportunity for full time employment based on performance and culture fit.

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Title Sr. SAP BW Consultant
Salary Based on Experience
Location Chicago
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General Description:

The Senior SAP BW Consultant will work alongside our SAP BI/BPC/HANA team of world-leading experts for highly strategic project(s). The candidate will join as Senior BW Consultant with the empowerment to grow and learn through direct mentorship and training, team collaboration, knowledge transfer sessions and hands-on project experience to become an invaluable team member.

Required Skills:

– Minimum 5 years of SAP BW hands on project experience
– Experience in SAP BW 7.x development including strong knowledge of BW Administrator Workbench

– Excellent communications skills: written and oral; ability to lead discussions, present ideas to audiences of all sizes, and interact with all levels of the organization

– Excellent knowledge in both functional and technical domain in making strategic decisions while executing SAP BPC projects smoothly and without pitfalls

– Excellent knowledge of and experience with SAP Financial and Business Suites

– Excellent Documentation skills

– Excellent Planning, Organizational, Problem Solving and Analytical skills
– Solid organization time management, and project estimating skills

– Ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines, both as an individual contributor and as a team member
– Ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously, with attention to detail and closure

– Recognizes impact of changes and ensures appropriate due diligence performed before making changes and is thorough in testing solutions before implementing to avoid rework
– Must be committed to providing highest level of customer service

– Must be 100% willing to travel both nationally and internationally

– Highly motivated self-starter with the ability to work as part of a team and/or independently in providing cutting edge solutions on time and with allocated budget

– Knowledge of more than one language a plus.

Responsibilities:

– Actively support SAP implementation team and our customers on a daily basis

– Assess customer’s current SAP BW implementation and recommend improvement methods for future builds

– Recommend best practices for implementations

– Architect BW solutions for integration of BI data into customer’s solution

– Provide guidance and knowledge transfer to customers

– Mentor Junior SAP BW Consultants

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Title Senior SAP MM/SD Consultant
Salary Market Competitive
Location Flexible but U.S.
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Title: Senior SAP SD/MM Consultant

Location: Flexible but U.S.

Position Type: Contractor

Senior SAP SD/MM Consultant Job Description:

 

As a Senior SAP Sales & Distribution and Material Management (SAP SD/MM) Consultant, you will be expected to deliver client projects in the implementation, customization, and support of their SAP SD/MM and related modules. This roles requires consulting skills, business knowledge and SAP solution expertise to enhance the client’s business functionality and overall performance, all the while delivering the highest degree of customer service.

 

The role will require in-depth knowledge of configuring the SD and MM modules of SAP ERP and integrating them with Financials and Controlling. The project scope is to deploy new configuration of Material Ledger to account for stock-in-transit, and it will require configuring intercompany billing processes, material master updates, new movement types, new delivery types, new schedule line categories, and new billing and output types for the stock-in-transit functionality. The ideal candidate will have proven experience performing these types of configurations in previous SAP customer projects and will have a strong understanding of business processes related to product costing, logistics, and stock-in-transit.  

 

Your job duties will include but are not limited to learning, performing, and training and mentoring in the following areas:

 

  • Responsible for the successful configuration and implementation of client’s SAP SD/MM modules, including providing functional expertise, hands-on delivery, customization, guidance, presentation, and instruction on SAP products
  • Work closely with order entry/sales personnel to understand business needs and translate them into SAP ERP configuration, report and specifications
  • Direct point of contact with client for troubleshooting on strategy relative to SD and MM modules: investigate, analyze, solve software problems and map client business requirements, processes and objectives; develop necessary product modifications to satisfy client’s needs
  • Define systems strategy, develop systems requirements, design and prototype, test, train, qualify & quantify support procedures, and implement practical business solutions under multiple deadlines
  • The candidate may also be called upon as technical lead and functional project manager for customers’ company-wide SAP SD & MM projects
  • The candidate may also be expected to write ABAP query reports and dialog programs and/or interact directly with ABAP writers
  • Clear understanding of customer master data management – the homogeneity of master data, as well as its impact on business and on master data management policy
  • Strong experience in and knowledge of SAP MM and Logistics process
  • Strong hands on configuration skills on SAP ERP – SD & MM experience, as well as cross-functional experience in SD & FI to understand configuration set-up and data processing
  • Strong experience with consolidation scenarios both in SAP EC-CS and SAP BPC
  • Strong experience in and knowledge of report writer and report painter
  • Strong experience in and knowledge of SAP Implementation ASAP Methodology
  • Provide continuous feedback on project status and offer constructive options to ensure project continues to meet original expectations
  • Continuously demonstrate and deliver strong and highly professional customer service commitment
  • Utilize technical and industry knowledge to identify complex client issues and build long-term business relationships with key executives through engagement delivery, as well as networking in professional organizations
  • Understand and exemplify TruQua corporate values & deep commitment to excellence at all levels; internally and externally.

 

Requirements and Qualifications:

  • Strong experience in and knowledge of design, configuration and testing of core SAP SD/MM modules
  • Must have five years of direct hands on SD & MM configuration/functionality experience with a minimum of five full lifecycle SD/MM implementations
  • Must have thorough knowledge of Sales Order Management, Pricing, Credit Management, Availability Check, Revenue Recognition, Master Data Uploads, Material Movements, Stock-in-Transit, etc.
  • Must be very well versed in processes relating to Supply Chain Management, Opportunity Management, Pricing Conditions, Order Entry, Delivery, Invoicing and how to configure them in SAP ERP
  • Functional experience with FI, CO, Product Costing, and Material Ledger
  • General knowledge of upcoming changes in ERP and eagerness to learn, prototype, and grow expertise in the latest SAP technologies
  • Must have a Financial Services and/or Accounting background
  • SAP BPC and BW/BI experience a plus
  • Strong configuration and design skills required
  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college/university; MBA or MIS from an accredited college/university is preferred
  • Demonstrated track record of self-discipline, leadership, client management, and delivery
  • Excellent written and verbal communication and presentation skills
  • Thirst for knowledge and eagerness to learn and grow skills in new areas
  • Ability to travel up to 100% of the time.

 

Start date: Immediate

 

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Title Senior SAP FICO Consultant
Salary Competitive
Location Flexible
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Title: Senior SAP FICO Consultant

Location: Flexible

Position Reports to: Management

Senior SAP FICO Consultant Job Description:

As a Senior SAP Financial Accounting and Controlling (SAP FICO) Consultant, you will be expected to lead client projects in the implementation, customization, and support of their SAP FICO and related modules. This roles requires consulting skills, leadership, business knowledge and SAP solution expertise to enhance the client’s business functionality and overall performance, all the while delivering the highest degree of customer service. In addition to providing client services, this role will involve hands-on implementation, testing, and prototyping of the newest SAP Simple Finance and S4/HANA modules within TruQua’s internal systems. The ideal candidate will also have experience leading project teams and a willingness to share knowledge and help train junior resources to strengthen the overall capabilities of TruQua’s SAP Financials practice.

Your job duties will include but are not limited to learning, performing as well as training and mentoring in the following areas:

  • Responsible for the successful implementation of client’s SAP FICO modules, including providing functional expertise, hands-on delivery, customization, guidance, presentation, and instruction on SAP products
  • Direct point of contact with client for troubleshooting: investigate, analyse, solve software problems and map client business requirements, processes and objectives; develop necessary product modifications to satisfy clients’ needs
  • Define systems strategy, develop systems requirements, design and prototype, test, train, qualify & quantify support procedures, and implement practical business solutions under multiple deadlines
  • Strong experience in and knowledge of design, configuration and testing of core SAP FICO modules including General Ledger, Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Product Costing/Actual Costing/Material Ledger, Cost Center Accounting, Internal Orders, Profit Center, Profitability Analysis (COPA)
  • Strong experience in and knowledge of key integration points with SAP FICO and other SAP modules, including SD, MM, PP, PM, PS and T&E
  • Strong experience with consolidation scenarios both in SAP EC-CS and SAP BPC
  • Strong experience in and knowledge of report writer and report painter
  • Strong experience in and knowledge of SAP Implementation ASAP Methodology
  • Provide continuous feedback on project status and offer constructive options to ensure project continues to meet original expectations
  • Continuously demonstrate and deliver strong and highly professional customer service commitment
  • Utilize technical and industry knowledge to identify complex client issues and build long-term business relationships with key executives through engagement delivery, as well as networking in professional organizations
  • General knowledge of upcoming changes in FICO with SAP Simple Finance and eagerness to learn, prototype, and grow expertise in the latest SAP technologies
  • Contribute thought leadership to the development and growth of our TruQua brand and intellectual capital by, among others: Publishing articles, white papers, and/or speaking at select domestic and/or global conferences
  • Manage and provide leadership to entry level consultants and become actively involved in team development and practice management
  • Contribute thought leadership to the development and growth of our TruQua brand and intellectual capital by, among others: Publishing articles, white papers, and/or speaking at select domestic and/or global conferences
  • Manage and provide leadership to entry level consultants and become actively involved in team development and practice management
  • Understand and exemplify TruQua corporate values & deep commitment to excellence at all levels; internally and externally.

Requirements and Qualifications:

  • Functional/technical proficiency in SAP applications related work, including at least three full lifecycle SAP FICO implementations and solid industry and/or consulting experience
  • Must have a Financial Services and/or Accounting background
  • SAP FICO, Reporting, and Allocations experience a plus
  • SAP BPC and BW/BI experience a plus
  • Strong configuration and design skills required
  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college/university; MBA or MIS from an accredited college/university is preferred
  • Demonstrated track record of leadership, client management, and delivery
  • Excellent written and verbal communication and presentation skills
  • Thirst for knowledge and eagerness to learn and grow skills in new areas
  • Ability to travel up to 100% of the time.

Start date: Immediate.

 

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Title Sr. Project Manager – SAP Implementations
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Minimum Education Requirement:Bachelor’s degree in InfoSys; Management InfoSys; CompSci; Engineering or related field

Minimum Experience Requirement: 5 years experience as Lead as Project Manager on SAP Projects; and PMP Cert or equivalent experience requirement.

Job Duties

– Provide internal project management standards and process

– Oversee and implement companywide project protocol

– Oversee junior consultants

– Work with and obtain customer approval to execute the project plan in the area of

SAP.

– Report progress weekly as compared to the plan; document risks and mitigations;

track costs and resources.

– Prepare for Stage Gates and any other project reviews, specifically focus on the

progress in meeting deliverables; cost status and project milestones; track costs;

presents risks; and seek approval to move to the next stage.

– Work with the customer project manager for all PMO reviews in compliance with

IT Standards supporting the PMO review process.

– Lead Integrated Design reviews across development work streams to reconcile

design conflicts relative to the scope of the project.

– Be onsite and manage all onsite resources for approved projects or present in the

Chicago office for assigned projects.

– Maintain the detail required to Monitor and Control the project (e.g. Issues list,

risk log, integration list, open items list, etc.).

– Be a participating member of Solution Architecture and leadership team.

– Accountable for the successful delivery of the project outcome.

– Develop and execute project change control.

– Maintain actual data and adjust the plan based on this actual data.

– Develop and track the project’s effort, schedule and costs; takes corrective actions

as necessary.

– Identify, track and control risks associated with cost, resources, schedule, and

technical aspect of the project.

– Provide direction and resolution options for project related issues.

– Communicate regular project status reports to sponsors, key stakeholders, and

team members.

– Conduct post project release reviews and create post project release reports.

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Title Full-Time Web Developer
Salary Based on experience
Location Chicago
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Job Description:

Looking for a skilled web developer with a sense for usability and design to build out a corporate website (accessible via mobile devices as well as desktop machines) for a software and services company focused on SAP-based solutions. The position is a full-time back office one with an opportunity to expand into consulting.

The website in question will need e-Commerce functionality to deliver online training, software downloads and document access. Looking for technical experts with custom enhancing and/or integration one or more of the following technologies: Moodle, Magento, Joomla! (particularly the JFusion extension), Google Web Toolkit and HTML/5. Usability, design and branding skills are a plus. Strong programming/software engineering skills as well as communication skills are required. Candidates must be prepared to demonstrate prior work products as representative samples of their skills, experiences and capabilities.

Individual must be a able to articulate how they are a fast learner with a ability to integrate multiple web technologies.

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Title Jr. SAP Consultant
Location Chicago
Job Information

Job Description:

TruQua is looking for smart, driven and nice candidates that are interested in working alongside our team of world-leading SAP experts. SAP is an enterprise software company. TruQua’s focus within SAP’s suite of softwares is in the area of Business Planning and Consolidations. We work commonly with fortune 500 companies.

This position will entail providing SAP and other business analytic software and services to TruQua and TruQua’s clients.  The minimum workweek is 40 hours per week, but longer workweeks are common to meet TruQua and client demands. This position requires that you be willing to travel both domestically and internationally to client sites.

This is a demanding position. It involves juggling both client engagements as well as internal TruQua initiatives and it is expected that you spend time outside of work to learn about relevant work related topics. We will give you interesting, high-stakes problems and our expectation is that you grow rapidly to meet each new challenge.

Required Skills:

– Technical Bachelor’s degree

– Excellent communication and writing skills

– Knowledge of business process analysis and solution architecture would be an advantage

– Planning and Organizational skills

– Must be willing to travel both nationally and internationally up to 100%

– Excellent problem solving and analytical skills

– Self-starter, able to work independently, with ability to create effective solutions in order to deliver against deadlines

– Must be willing to become SAP BW, SAP BPC and/or SAP-HANA certified

Responsibilities:

– Provide continuous feedback on project status and offer constructive options to ensure project continues to meet original expectations

– Conduct analysis of technical and business processes

– Consult with project team members, vendors and customers as needed and report back to extended team and/or project lead

– Conduct solution implementation and training

– Maintain quality service by establishing and enforcing organization standards

– Contribute to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed

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