SAP Supply Chain Functional Analyst

Date: Feb 10, 2024

Location: Erwin, TN, US

Company: BWX Technologies


At BWX Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: BWXT), we are People Strong, Innovation Driven. Headquartered in Lynchburg, Virginia, BWXT is a Defense News Top 100 manufacturing and engineering innovator that provides safe and effective nuclear solutions for global security, clean energy, environmental restoration, nuclear medicine and space exploration. With more than 7,000 employees, BWXT has 14 major operating sites in the U.S., Canada and the U.K. We are the sole manufacturer of naval nuclear reactors for U.S. submarines and aircraft carriers. Our company supplies precision manufactured components, services and fuel for the commercial nuclear power industry across four continents. Our joint ventures provide environmental restoration and operations management at a dozen U.S. Department of Energy and NASA facilities. BWXT’s technology is driving advances in medical radioisotope production in North America and microreactors for various defense and space applications. For more information, visit Follow us on LinkedIn, X, Facebook and Instagram.

BWXT is currently seeking an SAP Supply Chain Functional Analyst for its Erwin, TN location (On-site)!


We are seeking a talented SAP ERP Supply Chain Functional Analyst specializing in Procurement to join our company-wide SAP support team. This role offers the opportunity to work in a collaborative and forward-thinking environment.


You will work on an air-gapped network to play a crucial role in optimizing and enhancing BWXT procurement processes within the SAP environment. You will work closely with cross-functional teams, including end-users and stakeholders, to analyze business requirements, design solutions, and implement best practices in procurement processes.


Responsibilities include:

  • Configure SAP ERP system with the IMG, transaction SPRO, to implement procurement processes and functionalities.
  • Design SAP solutions to meet procurement business requirements.
  • Lead and participate in the implementation of SAP ERP Procurement solutions.
  • Conduct thorough testing of configured solutions to ensure they meet business requirements and are free of defects.
  • Offer ongoing support to resolve procurement-related issues and ensure smooth system operation.
  • Conduct thorough analysis of current procurement workflows and identify areas for improvement.
  • Collaborate with business stakeholders to understand and document procurement process requirements. 
  • Collaborate with technical teams for any necessary customizations or enhancements.
  • Create comprehensive documentation for implemented SAP ERP configurations,processes, and solutions.
  • Provide training to end-users on new and updated procurement processes.
  • Maintain up-to-date documentation for reference and training purposes.
  • Proactively identify opportunities for continuous improvement in system functionalities and procurement processes.
  • Stay informed about SAP updates and best practices in procurement.

Minimum job requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in a related field.
  • Must possess at least 10 years of related experience:
    • Proficient in SAP configuration
      • Business process experience in SAP materials management and warehouse management modules.
      • Integration knowledge of finance, production planning, project system, quality management and plant maintenance modules.
  • Strong ability to conduct research into software-related issues and products.
  • Proven troubleshooting skills and the ability to adapt quickly to new systems and technologies.
  • Demonstrate superior written, oral, and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Highly self-motivated and self-directed, with keen attention to detail.
  • Ability to work in a team-oriented, collaborative environment.
  • Ability to prioritize and execute tasks in a rapidly changing environment.
  • Ability to report to work at an assigned office location in Erwin, TN. This is a fully onsite position working on an airgapped network.
  • Must be a U.S. citizen with no dual citizenship.
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) clearance.



The SAP Supply Chain Functional Analyst will work a 9/80 work week while receiving market leading pay, paid time off, paid winter holiday shutdown, educational refund plan, medical, dental, and vision insurance options and service-based retirement contributions with additional 401k match.


The base salary range for this position in Tennessee at the start of employment is expected to be between $81,000 and $123,000 per year. However, the base salary offered is based on local job market factors, and may vary further depending on factors specific to the selected job candidate, such as job-related knowledge, skills, experience, and other objective business considerations. Subject to these considerations, the total compensation package for this position may also include other elements, such as an annual cash incentive in addition to a full range of medical, retirement, and/or other benefits. Details of participation in these benefit plans will be provided at such time the selected job candidate receives an offer of employment. If hired, the selected job candidate will be employed 'at-will,’ unless employed at a location and in a position subject to a collective bargaining agreement.  The company further reserves the right to modify base salary (as well as any other discretionary payment, compensation or benefit program) at any time, including for reasons related to individual performance, company or individual department/team performance, and other market factors.


As a federal government contractor, BWX Technologies, Inc. and any subsidiaries, affiliates and related entities (“BWXT” or the “Company”) complies with all federal, state, and local laws and customer requirements regarding health and safety protocols.  As such, all BWXT new hires will be required to adhere to applicable Company health and safety requirements within the workplace as a condition of employment.

Applicants selected will be subject to a Federal background investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information or matter. Position requires U.S. citizenship with (no dual citizenship) ability to obtain and maintain a Department of Energy (DOE) security clearance which involves an extensive criminal and financial background investigation, drug test and previous employment reference verifications.

BWXT supports diversity and is committed to the concept of Equal Employment Opportunity. We have established procedures to ensure that all personnel actions such as recruitment, compensation, career development, benefits, company-sponsored training and social recreational programs are administered without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, citizenship, age, disability or veteran status.


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