Stanley Acess Technologies Senior Application Systems Analyst in Waltham, Massachusetts

57341BRTitle:Senior Application Systems AnalystBusiness:US - Global ITState / Country / Province:Massachusetts Job Description:About the Team

Joining the Stanley Black & Decker team means joining one of the world’s largest, fastest-growing, and most dynamic companies. Stanley Black & Decker is unique in that we’ve got a rich and storied history dating back to 1843, but that hasn’t stopped us from evolving into a vibrant, diverse, global growth company poised and ready for the future.

Being a part of our team means living our core values of

  • courage & innovation

  • agility & performance

  • inclusivity & collaboration

  • integrity & accountability

It means thriving in an environment of constant innovation and positive change. It means delivering tools, services, and solutions that the world counts on when it really matters. It means maintaining the highest standards in everything you do, every day.

Position Summary

The candidate must hold a strong technical understanding of the SAP Security applications and preferred to have GRC.

The candidate must be able to troubleshoot technical issues/errors within Security as well as create solutions that may be reproduced and coach other technical resources.

The candidate must understand the functional application of GRC and Security such that they are able to communicate technical concepts and status updates from a functional perspective. Drive role design in different functional areas of SAP.

  • Expanding knowledge of related disciplinary areas.

  • Broad knowledge within own specialty discipline.

  • Deep specialized knowledge in specific aspects of discipline. Enhances own knowledge through understanding business trends and objectives.

  • Understands and foresees implications of decisions.

  • Knowledge of industry and business principles. a) Understands the core business process and purpose of the functional area. b) Places issues in context of organizational and functional objectives. • In-depth customer knowledge to provide appropriate solutions. • Develops and applies project management techniques.

Principal Accountabilities

Responsibilities Include:

• Analyze issues and define a clear resolution to business and resolve issues on timely manner. Provide resolution information to BS team.

• Evaluate business requirements documents and translate into Technical Specifications Documents.

•Clear knowledge of SAP backend tables and structures. Ability to work through detailed requirements, risk assessments, and analysis

•Maintain the SBD SAP Global Security Role Design, provide solutions for current role structure and assist domains with role changes

• Provide technical analysis, advice and assist business services team

• Provide support for user mapping as needed

  • Analyzes business needs and creates software solutions.

  • Evaluates and recommends software and hardware solutions to meet user needs.

  • Prepares flow charts, business process management (BPM) workflow, and systems diagrams to assist in problem analysis.

  • Responsible for preparing design/technical/functional specification documentation.

  • Designs, configures/codes, tests, debugs and documents software/solution according to SBD-IT systems standards, policies and procedures.

  • Prepares test data for unit, development integration and performance testing.

  • Resolves customer issues with software solutions and responds to suggestions for improvements and enhancements.

  • Interacts with business users and I/T to define current and future application requirements.


  • In-depth disciplinary knowledge; leverages business acumen and subject matter expertise.

  • Provides deep subject matter expertise, advice and program delivery.

  • Contributes to the development of new techniques and plans within area of expertise.

  • In-depth understanding of Stanley Black & Decker goals, customer requirements and knowledge of competitor practices.

  • Thorough understanding of Stanley Black & Decker business priorities, strategy and direction.

  • Thorough understanding and management of customer business needs and expectations.

  • Manages projects and program execution.

Problem Solving

  • Works on abstract and complex problems requiring evaluation of intangible variables.

  • Integrates trends, data and information into plans, deliverables and recommendations.

  • Develops innovative and creative output based on interpretation and analysis that improve business performance and contribute to corporate goals and strategic intent.

  • Opportunity/risk analyses

  • Cost/benefit analyses

  • Pricing model

  • Anticipates operational, program, and implementation issues and develops preventative measures.

  • Adapts projects, programs or methods based on customer or business partner feedback.


  • Work is guided by business plans for the discipline.

  • Actively participates in setting area objectives to meet plans.

  • Escalates matters of business risk.

  • Influences others through their professional/technical expertise.

  • Manages critical projects, customer engagements or business processes.

  • Guides completion of major projects or customer engagements.

  • Allocates work and mentors others.


Must have:

• Ability to work in a team environment, effectively interacting with others

• Ability to support a multi-site, multi-country customer base

  • Contributes to the area through delivery of end results and contribution to planning for the area.

  • Provides thought leadership, guidance and advice in own field.

  • Works across the organization to effectively obtain and allocate resources to complete programs and projects on time.

  • Adapts communication techniques for audiences at multiple internal and external levels.

  • Presents facts and information to negotiate mutually acceptable solutions.

  • Delegates clearly and comfortably.

  • Cultivates, develops and manages strong, lasting customer relationships at senior management level.

  • May manage vendor relationships

Skills & Experience

• Extensive knowledge and experience in SAP security design, SAP user provisioning, knowledge of segregation of duties concepts, and sensitive access

• Experience in at least three (3) SAP Security ECC/BW implementation or redesign is highly desirable

• Ability to conduct significant data analytics using GRC and other SAP products to support security and controls is highly desirable

Must Have:

• Minimum of 5-7 years’ experience with SAP security in ECC, BW and/or S/4 HANA systems


• Experience in implementing SAP Security and knowledgeable in SAP GRC

  • Possesses and applies a comprehensive knowledge of application programming and analysis.

  • Applies knowledge to analyze and develop solutions to highly complex problems.

  • Competent to work in all phases of applications programming.

  • Possesses and applies a strong understanding of the principles of applications programming.

  • Demonstrated ability to lead projects or offer programming solutions at an advanced level.

  • Thorough understanding of key business processes and ability to communicate and translate those needs to technical solutions.


• Undergraduate degree and 6-8 years relevant experience, or

• Graduate degree and 4-6 years relevant experience.Requisition Number:57341BRCity:WalthamEEO Statement:All qualified applicants to Stanley Black & Decker are considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran’s status or any other protected characteristic.