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SAP Master Data Analyst

Req id:  29917

Richmond Hill, ON, CA Mississauga, ON, CA Waterloo, ON, CA



As the Information Company, our mission at OpenText is to create software solutions and deliver services that redefine the future of digital. Be part of a winning team that leads the way in Enterprise Information Management. 




Life At Opentext:


At OpenText and in IT, we believe in every employee having meaningful, purposeful work. By joining our team, you will join a community of supportive and collaborative peers focused on innovation, teamwork, and driving successful outcomes.  You’ll be expected to bring with you an ideation and “Yes, if” mindset.  And, as you build your network and demonstrate your professional excellence, you will have the opportunity to forge your own career path and professional growth.


The Opportunity:


OpenText is looking for a candidate with strong SAP master data background and data analysis skills to be part of a diverse team with a focus on projects relating to data governance, master data architecture and management.


As the Senior Data Analyst, your role is to be the expert in master data structure, design, governance and use across the organization.  You will be working on data migration projects that deal with legacy master data from our acquired companies (M&A) into OpenText systems, ensuring business requirements are met and business processes are aligned.  The primary objects you would focus on include Vendor master and its multiple attributes, banking rules, P2P processes. You will need to understand the flow and impact of master data objects to downstream systems and other transactional objects. You should be able to work with cross functional business as well as IT teams and be able to share the data analysis across these teams.


What You Will Do :


  • Deep understanding the SAP ERP master data ecosystem, including the fields, tables, and types of transactions which use the master data.
  • Understanding of data integrations, specifically how master data from SAP can impact downstream systems.
  • Understanding the Procure to Pay (P2P) is a must-have.
  • Experience with a Vendor Management System such as Ariba
  • Knowledge of Orders to Cash (O2C) and Record to Report (R2R) business streams is an asset.
  • Building and maintaining cross-functional relationships, including aligning opinions and approaches across disparate teams.
  • Using Excel for advanced data manipulations and analysis.
  • Assisting with designing business processes to be aligned to the master data
  • Creating or contributing to SOPs for the operational team.
  • Ensuring data accuracy, integrity, and completeness.


What It Takes:


  • 8+ years working with SAP or a similar ERP for maintaining master data, OR, a combination of master data management/governance experience and experience within Procure to Pay (P2P), or Orders to Cash (O2C),Record to Report (R2R) business streams.
  • Experience with data migrations and integrations
  • Advanced Excel skills to perform data manipulations and analysis.
  • Knowledge and experience with master data tools such as SAP MDG, Data Services, Information Steward;
  • General understanding of project lifecycle & development
  • Excellent collaboration skills
  • Ensure adherence to change control process
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related field or a combination of education and equivalent experience
  • 7+ years of providing data solutions in a similar setting. 
  • 10+ years IT experience
  • Strong verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills








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Our growing team is mapping the future of Information Management, and we continue to make new discoveries that expand its boundaries. Join us and be part of a winning team, where the opportunities for your career are limitless. 

From its innovative start as a research project by University of Waterloo professors in 1991, OpenText has grown into a global company with offices in more than 35 countries. Our high- performance culture has forged our growth and is an excellent fit for people looking to push themselves to learn and do more.

It’s our time to lead, and as part of our team, it will be your time too. Our continued growth will provide you the opportunity to explore, learn and chart an exciting career path while enjoying a good work-life balance. 

If you thrive in a dynamic work environment, there is always a new horizon to explore. We are proud to offer excellent benefits, challenging work and competitive financial rewards. 

Our employee programs prioritize employees’ well-being and that of their families. We offer a comprehensive benefit plan, education assistance, a wellness/fitness reimbursement and time off to volunteer. 

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