$46.45-$57.55 hourly / $8,051.69-$9,974.64 monthly / $96,620.28-$119,695.68 annual
Analyzes and defines complex SAP payroll and time management functions, business processes, and user needs and performs innovative and highly complex functional configuration, testing, and maintenance tasks for the District's SAP payroll and time management schemas according to operational and business needs.
Analyzes and evaluates complex business functions and processes of the District related to payroll and time management.
Interfaces with functional unit process owners and users to identify, define, and document operational needs and objectives, current operational procedures, problems, input and output requirements, and levels of systems access.
Defines and documents SAP payroll and time management system processes and transactions in support of business processes defined by functional unit process owners.
Performs the most difficult and innovative functional configuration tasks for SAP payroll and time management schemas to develop prototype solutions to business requirements and to implement fixes, changes, and enhancements.
Performs the most difficult unit and integration testing for assigned module from development to production, troubleshoots unusually complex configuration and master data problems after release strategy changes and/or upgrades and other functional configuration changes have been created, and makes changes in configurations to resolve errors.
Interfaces with users to interpret and clarify highly complex functional configuration details and process change requirements involving SAP payroll and time management schemas.
Evaluates the operational effects of applications software.
Acts as a liaison between departmental end-users and technical team members in the analysis, design, functional configuration, testing, and maintenance of SAP payroll and time management schemas to ensure optimal system integration and performance .
Guides user testers from various business areas to complete high quality testing of assigned system modules.
Tracks and documents changes in complex functional and business specifications and writes detailed procedures that can be easily understood by end-users.
Identifies opportunities for improving business processes in partnership with process owners and management through information systems.
Analyzes the feasibility of and develops requirements for new systems and enhancements to existing systems and ensures that the system design fits the needs of the users.
Provides on-the-job training and technical assistance to less senior SAP Human Resources functional team members on a project-by-project basis.
Maintains effective and cooperative working relationships with process owners, functional and technical team members, and users.
Writes reports, correspondence, documentation, and presentations containing descriptive, analytical, and evaluative content including the preparation of projections, conclusions, and recommendations for SAP payroll and time management schemas.
Trains users and supports training in the usage of SAP payroll and time management schema functionality.
May provide technical direction to assigned staff on a project-by-project basis.
Performs related duties as assigned.
A Senior SAP Functional Business Analyst (PY, TM) analyzes and defines complex SAP payroll and time management functions, business processes, and user needs and performs the most difficult and innovative functional configuration, testing, and maintenance tasks for the District’s SAP payroll and time management schemas according to operational and business needs. An incumbent in this classification applies advanced knowledge and tools in the functional configuration of the assigned schemas. The performance of technical programming duties is not part of this position.
An SAP Functional Business Analyst (Human Resources) analyzes and defines complex SAP Human Resources functions, business processes, and user needs and performs complex functional configuration, testing, and maintenance tasks for the District’s SAP Human Resources and SAP Portal (ESS and MSS) modules according to operational needs. Incumbents in this classification use SAP functional and applications knowledge to analyze and translate departmental requirements into deployed functionality in the District’s SAP Human Resources systems. The performance of technical programming duties is not a part of this position.
General supervision is received from an SAP Team Leader (Human Resources) or SAP/ERP Manager. May provide technical direction to SAP Human Resources functional staff on a project-by-project basis.
Principles of the SAP Payroll and Time Management Schemas
SAP Portal (ESS and MSS) technology
Principles and advanced techniques of systems analysis, functional configuration, and testing
Methods of developing operational process specifications
Characteristics and capabilities of state-of-the art technology in payroll and time information processing
Principles and practices of payroll and time reporting
Industry and professional standards for business systems, procedures, and methods pertinent to payroll and time information processing
SAP ASAP methodology
Federal, State, and local laws, ordinances, codes, and regulations related to payroll and time processing
Principles and practices of project management
Principles of work simplification and modification
Principles of organization and management
Principles of program documentation
Principles of report, screen, and form design
Principles of training
Analyze and develop improvements to complex manual and computerized operational procedures related to payroll and time processing
Design, develop, and document complex operational and technical processes, functions, and procedures related to the SAP payroll and time management schemas
Perform highly complex and innovative functional configuration, modification, and testing tasks involving complex components of SAP payroll and time management schemas
Analyze unusually complex business problems involving SAP payroll and time management schemas and develop appropriate solutions
Express difficult and complex concepts clearly and concisely both orally and in writing
Utilize project management software to track project progress
Write clear and comprehensive reports, instructions, and training materials
Write clear and logical documentation
Interpret and apply applicable rules, laws, and procedures to payroll and time processing
Provide technical assistance to users and staff
Act independently and promptly to situations and events
Stimulate teamwork and promote cohesiveness to achieve team and project goals
Establish effective working relationships with administrators, functional and technical team members, and users
Analyze and interpret technical materials accurately and effectively in written communications, reports, and presentations
Train system users effectively
Implement quality assurance efforts for software use and design
Stay abreast of current trends and technical advancements in the area of payroll and time management systems
Present and lead discussions on SAP functionality as it relates to current operational needs
Learn the characteristics of new systems and update skills to adapt to changing technology
Graduation from a recognized four-year college or university, preferably with a major in human resource management, business administration, public administration, computer information systems, management information systems, or a related field.
Three years of recent, full-time, paid, professional-level experience in the functional configuration, modification, or maintenance of an SAP payroll and/or time management schema.
A valid Class "C" California driver's license may be required for some positions.
Travel to locations throughout the District may be required for some positions.
Our class specification generally describes the duties, responsibilities, and requirements characteristic of the position(s) within this job class. The duties, responsibilities, and requirements of a particular position within this class may vary from the duties of other positions within the class.
In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), the Los Angeles Community College District provides reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with covered disabilities on a case-by-case basis throughout the application, examination, and hiring processes and throughout employment. If an individual is in doubt about his or her ability to perform the duties and responsibilities of a position or possession of any other requirement noted in a class specification or job announcement, he or she should always apply for a position and request reasonable accommodation at the appropriate time.