Share this Job

Title:  SuccessFactors Implementation Manager

Company:  Renesas Electronics America Inc.
Country/Region:  US
State:  CA
City:  San Jose
Department:  (HR Strategy & Engagement)
Business Unit:  Direct Organization (CFO)
Office:  REA(San Jose)
Job Function:  Human Resources
Job Type:  Permanent

SuccessFactors Implementation Manager

Location: Bay Area or Remote


Renesas is a global semiconductor company providing hardware and software solutions for a range of cutting-edge technologies including self-driving cars, robots, automated factory equipment, and smart home applications. We are a key supplier to the world’s leading manufacturers of the electronics you rely on every day; you may not see our products, but they are all around you.


Renesas is a global, multi-billion dollar, publicly-traded company headquartered in Japan, and has subsidiaries in 20 countries worldwide. Renesas is a dynamic, multi-cultural technology company where employees learn, mentor, innovate and thrive. Renesas is extending our share in fast-growing data economy-related markets such as infrastructure and data center, and strengthening our presence in the industrial/IOT and automotive segments. Our solutions drive products developed by major innovators around the world. Join us and build your future by being part of what’s next in electronics.

Role and Responsibilities

  • Lead SAP SuccessFactors implementation process. This includes:
    • Performing system configuration
    • Creating configuration workbooks and other appropriate documentation and oversee development for custom requirements
    • Gap analysis between standard SuccessFactors Employee Central solution
    • leading business process design
    • performing system demonstrations
    • facilitating workshops globally
    • unit testing and supporting subsequent testing efforts and issue resolution
    • oversee cutover activities
    • Lead the SI team(s) to complete all deliverables and milestones on time
  • Translate business requirements into system configuration objects and create solution design for SuccessFactors Employee Management solution in compliance with the best practices
  • Keep abreast of new and relevant SAP releases and features and stay a certified expert in your respective area(s)
  • Lead and manage a project team including building and maintaining a delivery plan
  • Coordinate with other project team leads


The ideal candidate will possess the following characteristics and abilities:

  • Certified in SuccessFactors Employee Central Solution
  • Must have completed at least 4 end to end implementation (as a consulting lead)
  • Hands-on experience of all the Data Models and excellent knowledge of XML
  • Hands-on experience with MDF, foundation objects, associations, business rules and workflows
  • Expertise in translations and language packs for data models configuration and MDF
  • Preparation of test cases / test plans / test scripts
  • A passion for Human Resources, core data, HRIS, and SAP technology and excellent understanding of Employee Life Cycle Management process in global organizations
  • Excellent communication, facilitation, listening, and interpersonal skills
  • Commitment to quality and customer service
  • A desire to share knowledge with coworkers and customers
  • Strong organizational skills and ability to work independently
  • Can handle ambiguity and as applicable self-direct and guide others on logical next steps
  • Ability to gather, analyze, weigh inputs/evidence; evaluate issues and come to an unbiased conclusion and/or options; and provide a recommendation for a specific course of action
  • Keen attention to detail specifically when given direction, gathering requirements, listening to customers, documenting issues, and problem-solving
  • Capable of generating and introducing new ideas, concepts, or strategies
  • Ability to observe, infer and/or understand the perspective of others
  • Leading and/or working with individuals and other groups to achieve common goals and articulate the steps required by each party
  • Ability to budget and manage to the time allocated for projects and goals and structuring schedules to minimize conflicts and maximize productivity
  • A desire to learn and understand new or unfamiliar technologies, tools, and concepts


Preferred Skills

  • Employee Central, Onboarding, Recruiting implementation experience

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • Minimum 10-12  years of HR/HRIS experience specifically with SuccessFactors
  • Active SAP SuccessFactors Certifications in Employee Central and 1 or more other modules
  • Experience leading multiple Employee Central (end to end) implementations
  • Excellent English language, oral and written communication skills
  • Expertise in related SAP HCM / SuccessFactors and related business processes including integration with related modules (Finance, SAP HCM, Employee Central, Time Management, Benefits, Compensation, Recruiting, Onboarding, ABAP, etc.)


Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise

  • Professional SuccessFactors Employee Central Certifications

Equal opportunity Employer: Disability/ Veteran



Nearest Major Market: San Jose
Nearest Secondary Market: Palo Alto