SAP FICO Technical Lead

Tech Woodland Hills, California Req. UMG-2022


We are UMG, the Universal Music Group. We are the world’s leading music company. In everything we do, we are committed to artistry, innovation and entrepreneurship. We own and operate a broad array of businesses engaged in recorded music, music publishing, merchandising, and audiovisual content in more than 60 countries. We identify and develop recording artists and songwriters, and we produce, distribute and promote the most critically acclaimed and commercially successful music to delight and entertain fans around the world.


UMG is looking for senior SAP FICO technical lead to join UMG Operations Team.


Job Functions:

          Participate in new rollout/s as lead Technical architect

          Provide solution and support the finance business with day to day support issues

          Support the finance business with critical month end activities in SAP

          Provide first line of SME support for any SAP issues

          Provide advice on SAP best practice and support business process change

          Liaise with support partner to resolve any technical issues

Job Requirements:


          Prior experience with Vistex SAP system is highly desired but not mandatory

          SAP Fiori experience is a must

          Experience in implementing and analysing extremely large interfaces

          Exposure to Service Now ticketing system

          Exposure to industry best practices related to SAP

          Media/Entertainment industry experience preferred


          Abap, Abap OO, Abap on HANA with at least 10 years of experience in related field

          Strong SAP Fiori knowledge

          Good knowledge in communication protocols: FTP, HTTP, SOAP, REST…

          Experience in implementation of complex Object oriented solutions


          Experience in Transport request management in project (managing dependencies, list of transports, dual tracks)

          Ability to design reusable technical solution

          Strong background in analysing productive issues

          Proven ability in implementing complex interfaces. From source system through middleware to SAP (in flat file and idoc technologies)

          Experience in working with offshore resource

          Ability to work in complex, challenging & constantly changing environment

          Experience in managing expectations & working on multiple high priority assignments concurrently

          Strong communication skills, ability to communicate effectively to all levels of the organisation

          Process Optimization experience


          B.S in Computer science or equivalent

Universal Music Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer.



This job description only provides an overview of job responsibilities that are subject to change.