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SAP Development Lead

Date: Nov 17, 2021

Location: Mason, MI, US

Company: Dart Container

This team allows the flexibilty to work from home on Mondays and Fridays!!


Dart is looking for a strong communicator, innovator, and multitasker to join our team as an SAP Developer Team Lead. You will support all areas of SAP as part of an outstanding development team. You will be responsible for supporting SAP standard and Dart specific processes and ongoing projects related to SAP. Your solid technical expertise, self-motivation, and ambition will be a great asset as you work with managers in the day-to-day project and production support task management, help identify and resolve system failures, and develop best-practice development solutions.  Your pleasant personality and patience will work well when you support your team and collaborate with the technical and business teams.  Dart is looking for you to help build our future.
The culture at Dart is one built on honesty, integrity, teamwork, and respect for the individual.  We’ve created a workplace where people who share our values thrive. We believe the thoughts, skills, and efforts of everyone at Dart are key to our success. We invest in providing an on-campus environment centered on safety, community, health, and wellness. We support the communities around us by providing volunteer opportunities for local cleanup efforts.  Does this sound like a perfect environment for you?
At Dart, we strive to grow our company with people who are passionate about their work and excited to be part of a thriving, innovative company. If you are interested in becoming part of a company who sets the Industry Standard of Excellence, investing in new technology, providing you exciting opportunities to drive your career and a dynamic work environment where you put your skills to use, then you’ve found your fit!
It only takes one application to be considered. See below for details and apply today!


Day-to-Day Role:

  • Support the ERP Manager in the management of day to day project and production support tasks in the workstream
  • Allocate development and/or functional activities to team members, report statuses, and resolve impediments for the team to make progress
  • Collaborate with IT team members to prioritize tasks as applicable
  • Lead analysts and/or developers on the team to translate user requirements into IT system/functional requirements and/or technical specifications to build solutions that adhere to best practices
  • Support Portfolio and Project Management processes, including estimating project work effort
  • Establish time requirements through "effort estimation" for an assigned task.  Lead assignment completion with accurate results in the estimated time frame.
  • Mentor and coach members of the team to build well-integrated and scalable designs as per business needs
  • Perform system configuration and/or development as needed
  • Play a leadership role in building solutions/teams involving business and/or IT personnel
  • Lead the integration of solutions in related process areas.  This may include working with internal or external vendors or customers to build and troubleshoot solutions and issues.
  • Work closely with ERP analysts, developers, and enterprise architects to adhere to unit, string, integration and regression testing standards using the defined defect and quality management tools
  • Ensure confidentiality of sensitive and proprietary information including data
  • Work with partners to identify tasks that will be developed by external resources
  • Work with partner leads to facilitate on-time and quality product delivery
  • Work with partner leads to facilitate capability transfer from external resources to Dart Team members


Core Skills and Qualifications:
The ideal candidate must possess all of the following:

  • Requires one of the following:
    • Bachelor’s degree with an emphasis in STEM fields preferred, OR
    • Associate’s degree or equivalent and six (6) years of IT experience, OR
    • High school diploma or equivalent and twelve (12) years of IT experience 
  • Six (6) years of experience with software development, system analysis, or leadership of the delivery of technical work
  • Excellent verbal and written skills necessary in order to communicate intricate job-related processes to internal and external customers
  • Ability to effectively manage and execute multiple tasks, projects and priorities
  • Ability to maintain composure and adapt in a dynamic, fast-paced, customer-focused work environment characterized by rapid change, minimal lead times, and multiple competing priorities
  • Experience with software solution adoption, integration and deployment
  • Demonstrated competency in strategic thinking and leadership 
  • Ability to effectively present to an audience
  • Ability to travel up to 20% domestically and internationally  
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a valid driver’s license and passport
  • Requires a favorable motor vehicle report upon hire
  • Additional work hours including weekends and holidays as required


Overview: As the manufacturer of Dart® and Solo® brand products, Dart Container is an industry leading single-use food and beverage packaging company. With 15,000 employees and 40+ locations worldwide, Dart offers more than 4,000 products used every day in restaurants, hospitals, schools and homes around the globe.

Benefits: Dart Container full-time employees enjoy great benefits, including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401(k) with company matching contributions, paid vacation, paid holidays, short-term disability, tuition assistance, product discounts and more.


Dart Container is a drug-free workplace.  Candidates are subject to a drug test (excluding THC*/marijuana/cannabis) and background check at the time of offer.

*THC testing ONLY when such testing is required by law.

Dart Container is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all candidates for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.


If you have a disability and need an accommodation to access this website or for the application process, you should call Dart at (800) 545-3278 Ext 3370 or email us at ADArequests@dart.biz. Relay calls can be made by dialing 711 or the relay number for your state.

If you experience difficulty applying online, you may call (800) 545-3278 Ext 3390 or email us at applicationassistance@dart.biz for assistance.


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