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The Boeing Company Associate Functional Analyst - ERP SAP Ariba InDirect Procurement in Bengaluru, India

Job Description

At Boeing, we innovate and collaborate to make the world a better place. From the seabed to outer space, you can contribute to work that matters with a company where diversity, equity and inclusion are shared values. We’re committed to fostering an environment for every teammate that’s welcoming, respectful and inclusive, with great opportunity for professional growth. Find your future with us.


Boeing is the world’s largest (Per Boeing LinkedIn page) aerospace company and a leading provider of commercial airplanes, defense, space, and security systems, and global services. Building on a legacy of over a century of innovation and leadership, Boeing continues to lead the way in technology and innovation, customer delivery, and investment in its people and future growth of aerospace.

In India, Boeing has been a strong partner to the Indian aerospace and defense sectors for more than 75 years. People at Boeing have been supporting mission readiness and modernization of India’s defense forces, and enabling connected, safer, and smarter flying experiences, in the sky, in the seas, and in space.

Technology for today and tomorrow

The Boeing India Engineering & Technology Center (BIETC) is a 3000+ diverse engineering workforce that contributes to global aerospace growth. Our engineers deliver cutting-edge R&D, innovation, and high-quality engineering work in global markets, and leverage new-age technologies such as AI/ML, IIoT, Cloud, Model-Based Engineering, and Additive Manufacturing, shaping the future of aerospace.

People-driven culture

At Boeing, we believe creativity and innovation thrives when every employee is trusted, empowered, and has the flexibility to choose, grow, learn, and explore. We offer variable arrangements depending upon business and customer needs, and professional pursuits that offer greater flexibility in the way our people work. We also believe that collaboration, frequent team engagements, and face-to-face meetings bring diverse perspectives and thoughts – enabling every voice to be heard and every perspective to be respected. No matter where or how our teammates work, we are committed to positively shaping people’s careers and being thoughtful about employee wellbeing.

At Boeing, we are inclusive, diverse, and transformative.

With us, you can create and contribute to what matters most in your career, community, country, and world. Join us in powering the progress of global aerospace.

This position will be located in the Boeing India Engineering and Technology Center, Bangalore, India.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Solid understanding in Procurement process and Ariba solution (Upstream module and Downstream module, Guided Buying and API’s) with basic understanding of SAP MM, Finance.

  • Leading and facilitating requirement gathering session, document business requirements, perform FIT Gap Analysis, Maintain Ariba configuration work book, End-to-End Solution design, Functional Spec preparation, Realization and coordination of deployment activities.

  • Demonstrate excelling business acumen, knows the latest industry trends and looked as an internal expert on the Procure 2 Pay product (Ariba, SAP) as well as the associated Enterprise Resource Planning integrations that drive the buy 2 pay processes.

  • Translating Functional Specifications into Application design documents, co-ordination with BASIS, ABAP, PI team, testing of new functionality or Improvements, Prepare Test plans and Test scripts, Perform Unit tests and integration tests of Ariba solution.

  • Collaborate with multi-functional teams comprising of business SMEs, Architects, Developers and SIs (vendor consultants) on current processes and proposing solutions to improve current systems

  • Single point of contact for business as a domain expert in P2P across all transactional systems

  • Research and evaluate potential solutions in the Source to Pay (S2P) space in partnership with the business and application architecture team, performs Proof of concept (POC), and drive implementation of the proposed solution

  • Supports and influences the analysis, design and support of software solutions that meet business partner needs; primary area of focus will be on SAP solutions to ARIBA

  • Identify, recommend and implement complex configuration solutions and implement full cycle configuration to meet business needs; build and update associated documentation

  • Develop, review and maintain functional/application design documents in collaboration with stakeholders and SI partners

  • Participate in the project delivery during testing cycles and lead the root cause analysis andcorrection of issues

  • Support Business efforts in developing a solutions roadmap to support the client’s immediate and long-term source-to-pay objectives

Employer will not sponsor applicants for employment visa status.

Basic Qualifications (Required Skills/Experience):

  • 4-8 years of overall SAP experience in procurement, manufacturing environments in which 4+ years of experience in SAP Ariba

  • Candidate should have done minimum 1 Ariba implementation project

  • Must have experience with integrating Ariba solutions with SAP and non-SAP applications

  • Must have Ariba configuration, improvement and customization experience

  • Must have a good knowledge on procurement process, design and engineering skills including knowledge of Ariba P2P master data and transactional data interfaces, Ariba Sourcing, Ariba Contract, CIG and effective usage of Ariba open APIs

  • Functional knowledge of Integration of SAP Ariba Solutions with ERP is required. This includes Master Data Integration, Transfer of documents, Cross system reporting.

  • A good understanding of configuration dependencies and interrelationships between SAP Ariba and SAP ECC / S/4 MM and FI modules

  • Industry experience in a procurement / supply chain / finance or system support role would be seen as a benefit.

  • Knowledge and Experience of SAP Activate methodology and Agile (SAFe) development methods

  • Excellent verbal/written communication, collaboration, analytical and presentation skills.

Typical Education & Experience:

  • Typically, 4-8 years related work experience or relevant military experience with Technical Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or Information Technology is preferred but not required.


  • This position does offer relocation within INDIA.

Export Control Requirements: Not an export control position

Equal Opportunity Employer:

We are an equal opportunity employer. We do not accept unlawful discrimination in our recruitment or employment practices on any grounds including but not limited to; color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, genetic factors, military and veteran status, or other characteristics covered by applicable law.

We have teams in more than 65 countries, and each person plays a role in helping us become one of the world’s most innovative, diverse and inclusive companies. Applicants are encouraged to share with our recruitment team any accommodations required during the recruitment process.

Boeing is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, genetic factors, military/veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.