IT Architecture Woodcliff Lake (BMW NA), New Jersey 25.03.2022

Senior Software Analyst

As an independent group of companies, the BMW Group has a commitment to creativity and breakthrough ideas that goes well beyond the racetrack. In order to continuously create ultimate driving machines, we drive our growth and design excellence by staffing our teams with individuals who are innovative and always looking for the next great idea. If you share our vision and view yourself as an independent, creative thinker, we invite you to join our team in this exceptional role located in Woodcliff Lake, NJ.

The Senior Software Analyst is responsible for analyzing application code and perform configuration changes in SAP for local business requirements within the context of an agile/DevOps delivery model. The role requires the ability to understand business processes supported by the IT products/applications and is comfortable guiding technical resources in large implementations such as transformation of SAP ECC to SAP S/4 HANA. The incumbent may also be required to support operational topics and the agile scrum master role.

Managing the delivery of assigned projects by:

  • Utilizing BMW Agile Working Model (AWM) to direct the execution of IT related projects, and contribute accordingly as senior member of feature teams
  • Coordinating business, IT and provider resources to ensure on-time delivery of high-quality, cost-efficient projects
  • Executing appropriate AWM and technical delivery tasks, activities and deliverables as necessary to ensure project success
  • Managing key project management processes and artifacts to ensure successful project delivery

Delivering business analysis services for products by:

  • Building a strong understanding of the assigned business processes, functions, roles and rules, as well as the technical applications supporting these
  • Owning the functional and technical solution– the big picture story – of the initiatives being delivered
  • Collaborating with the Business to elicit requirements, define acceptance criteria, and maintain a prioritized product backlog
  • Creating user stories to the level of granularity required by the team
  • Clarifying inconsistencies and resolving issues to bridge the gap between user expectations and the delivered product
  • Guiding technical team members on the implementation of coding and configuration, reviewing relevant work results, and in smaller feature teams, perform coding and configuration tasks
  • Testing deliverables against a user story’s acceptance criteria to validate that the delivered product meets the business goals

Coordinating the agile delivery process by:

  • Leading the Agile team in the adoption and execution of Agile processes
  • Planning and facilitating key Agile events including daily scrum, sprint planning, sprint demo and retrospective meetings
  • Collaborating with the Product Owner to manage the Product backlog
  • Clearing obstacles and enabling the efforts of the scrum team

Join the team at BMW of North America and enjoy a high-performance employment package which includes: 

  • Company paid Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance 
  • Employee car program 
  • 401(k) Savings Plan 
  • Retirement Income Account

What are you waiting for...jump into the driver's seat and apply for the Senior Software Analyst postition today!

  • BS in Computer Science or equivalent work experience
  • 5+ years of experience with SAP FI/CO
  • Architectural best practices for SAP Implementation
  • SAP/S4 HANA experience is preferred
  • Experience integrating with SAP MM, SD modules
  • Business Functional – Technical SAP configuration experience 
  • ABAP4 and SAP Query experience     
  • OO Design and Development experience using Java (J2SE/J2EE) is preferred
  • Inter-application communications (both real-time and batch)
  • Enterprise migration experience in cloud environments such as AWS including microservices is preferred 
  • Strong experience and knowledge of XML, JSON, XML Schema, XSLT 
  • Web Services (REST, SOAP, WSDL and WS-*) 
  • Experience using AWM tools such as Jira, Confluence is preferred
  • Strong experience using Microsoft Office: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project
  • Familiarity with Oracle, PostGres, SQL and mainframe technologies

BMW NA is an EEO employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. 

Senior Software Analyst

Woodcliff Lake (BMW NA), New Jersey
United States
Legal Entity:
BMW of North America LLC.
BMW Group
Woodcliff Lake (BMW NA), New Jersey
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IT Architecture
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