1+ months

Configuration Analyst/Senior Configuration Analyst, IT

American Airlines
Phoenix, AZ 85003

Location: Rio West D Bldg (PHX-RWD1) 
Additional Locations: Ft Worth, TX; Tulsa, OK
Requisition ID: 29138 


Join us for a career with endless possibilities.

Looking for a job where a passion for innovation, a culture of teamwork, and opportunities for growth are valued and rewarded? You’ve come to the right place.


You don’t have to be an airline aficionado to join American Airlines. It takes more than cool planes to keep us ahead of the curve, and thanks to our team of behind the scenes professionals, we do just that. As the largest airline in the world, American Airlines is in the business of serving the global travel needs of our customers.  At the core of the Company is our commitment to each customer and each employee. We are dedicated to developing and delivering what our customers value and are willing to pay for. Customer-centric planning, innovative marketing, and an exceptional customer experience are supported by a cadre of talented people. 


What does it take to join us? We’re glad you asked! We expect exceptional skills in your discipline and a dedication to being the best as we relentlessly pursue our goal of being not just the largest airline in the world, but also the best airline in the world.


Fortunately, we’re building on almost a century of innovation and firsts in our industry – and we plan to continue that tradition of excellence.

About The Job

This job is a member of the Information Technology Team, within the Information Technology Division. This role interacts with business units, technology teams, and the development team in order to design solutions and configure systems based on the functional designs.


Specifically, you’ll do the following:

  • Creates functional design documents, system reference guides, process diagrams, training materials, and process work flows
  • Designs and implements functional solutions for Payroll systems, as requested by business partners
  • Defines workaround processes and corrective actions
  • Solves complex issues that arise with system operations
  • Creates/maintains reporting metrics and procedure documentation, to ensure consistent and accurate handling of problems and ensure SLAs are achieved
  • Stay abreast of systems technology best practices and changing technologies to maintain domain expertise and make recommendations for enhancements or changes
  • Travel may be required


Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology with a Finance or Accounting emphasis or related field or equivalent experience/training
  • 3 years of experience with SAP Payroll
  • Proficiency in payroll processes, payroll clusters, off-cycle payments, 3rd party remittance, benefits, garnishments, and/or process models
  • Experience with SAP Payroll functional application knowledge
  • Experience with US Tax models
  • Hands-on experience with PCRs and Schema
  • Enhancement Pack experience for ECC 6.0 Enh7 / Netweaver and Java, Javascript, SML, Idoc, Business Connector, and SDLC


Preferred Qualifications

  • 5+ years of experience with SAP Payroll
  • Ability to explain technical concepts and adjust messaging based on the audience, including non-technical groups
  • SAP Configuration certification(s)

Additional Locations: Ft Worth, TX; Tulsa, OK
Requisition ID: 29138 


Posted: 2019-04-27 Expires: 2019-08-22

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