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IT ERP Functional Analyst, Senior

San Francisco, CA, US, 94105

Requisition ID # 30223 

Job Category : Information Technology 

Job Level : Individual Contributor

Business Unit: Information Technology

Job Location : San Francisco

Department Overview

Information Technology is a unified organization comprised of various departments which collaborate effectively in order to deliver high quality technology solutions.


Position Summary

The ERP Functional Analyst, Senior is a key member of the IT Financial Systems team within the Business Applications Support organization.

This position will work closely with our internal business clients to support existing applications and deliver technical solutions which meet or exceed client expectations. The position requires strong analytical, communication, project management, SAP information systems implementation experience and business process knowledge.



Minimum Qualifications:

  • BA/BS in Computer Science/ Information Systems, Business, Engineering, etc. or equivalent work experience.
  • 4 years of job-related experience in Information Technology.
  • 3 years of experience as a Functional Analyst. Can have less experience in case of an advanced degree.
  • 3 years of experience implementing or supporting an ERP system (ERP - e.g. SAP, PeopleSoft, Oracle)
  • Participation in ERP projects of medium to high complexity.
  • Familiarity with the corresponding ERP module functions.


Desired Qualifications:

  • 2-5 years of experience with technical support/configuration of SAP Financial modules such as (FI, CO, AP, AR, SD)
  • SAP Financial systems implementation experience
  • SAP S/4 HANA experience
  • SAP ABAP experience
  • Ability to communicate effectively at various levels across the Company
  • Effective teamwork and leadership skills
  • Effective translation of results and findings into an executive summary
  • Strong oral and written communications skills
  • Strong analytical, problem-solving and teamwork skills
  • Knowledge of utility industry
  • Demonstrated knowledge of SharePoint, Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Access, Visio and Project



Client Support and Consulting:

  • Provide design, development, implementation support, maintenance and consulting for Finance and Customer Care applications.
  • Ensure successful implementation of new/enhanced functionality on time, on scope and within budget.
  • Understand in detail the current and future business environment of the business clients; effectively anticipate, identify, and fully meet the business needs.
  • Identify, propose and influence IT solutions to business problems; negotiate requirements and deliverables with multiple business clients.
  • Evaluate and document alternatives that will provide the most effective solutions to complex business problems.
  • Provides accurate estimates of effort and timelines for completion of assigned tasks.
  • Anticipate client concerns and questions, and provide proactive, timely and professional client-focused communications.
  • Provide timely responses to client inquiries.


Functional/Technical Support:

  • Act as a key contributor to the business cases for IT projects and initiatives.
  • Participate in business requirements gathering.
  • Translate business requirements into functional requirements and identify potential data sources.
  • Review design and technical specification documents for alignment with business solution.
  • Perform SAP configuration and work with SAP ABAP development and testing teams to implements solutions.
  • Comply with SOX and other standard process requirements.



  • Ability to learn/support SAP AP, AR, GL, SD, CO, FERC, TR and other custom sub-modules:
  • SAP Supply Chain knowledge is desirable
  • Communicate IT processes to the business clients. Contribute to IT Methodology.
  • May perform various additional activities, such as operation and maintenance support, testing of critical areas of complex applications, etc.


Additional Distinguishing Characteristics of this Level:

  • Able to analyze and design solutions with minimal guidance as needed.
  • Demonstrates understanding of business processes for several business functional areas and can effectively coordinate the work on analysis and requirements for several projects.
  • Serves as key technical resource within the area of specialization.
  • Demonstrates advanced knowledge and technical competence.
  • Exercises independent judgment and discretion in matters of significance with broad scope and high complexity.
  • Demonstrates good understanding of a number of the following areas: testing, project management, related Lines of Business, software development, SOX compliance, regulatory compliance, operational/disaster recovery, operations, maintenance, etc.

Our Mission

To safely and reliably deliver affordable and clean energy to our customers and communities every single day, while building the energy network of tomorrow.

Our Vision

With a sustainable energy future as our North Star, we will meet the challenge of climage change while providing affordable energy for all customers.

Our Culture

We put safety first.
We are accountable. We act with integrity, transparency and humility.
We are here to serve our customers.
We embrace change, innovation and continuous improvement.
We value diversity and inclusion. We speak up, listen up and follow up.
We succeed through collaboration and partnership. We are one team.

Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E), a subsidiary of PG&E Corporation (NYSE:PCG), is one of the largest combined natural gas and electric companies in the United States. Based in San Francisco, our 24,000 employees deliver safe, reliable, affordable and clean energy to nearly 16 million people throughout our Northern and Central California service area, stretching from Eureka to Bakersfield and from the Pacific Ocean to the Sierra Nevada.

More About Our Company

Pacific Gas and Electric Company is an Affirmative Action and Equal Employment Opportunity employer that actively pursues and hires a diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, age, religion, physical or mental disability status, medical condition, protected veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information or any other factor that is not related to the job.

Nearest Major Market: San Francisco
Nearest Secondary Market: Oakland