Implement and maintain the multiple SAP instances that comprise the SAP environment (development, test, training and production).
Maintain the integrity of the SAP environment by managing the SAP Correction and Transport System (CTS) to ensure all configuration and development objects are promoted properly.
Introduce technical changes into the environment using a structured approach that minimizes risk and achieves high reliability, availability and performance of each SAP instance.
Design and implement an optimal SAP configuration to maximize system performance and availability.
Install and configure all required SAP database servers and application servers.
Manage SAP users, authorizations, and profiles.
Distribute the online SAP user workload and monitor and manage the SAP background job workload.
Configure and manage the SAP printing subsystem for all SAP instances.
Maintain SAP performance by planning and executing SAP tuning strategies.
Monitor all SAP systems (work processes, users, system logs, short dumps, locks, developer traces, system traces, disk space, etc.).
Administer the SAP database with Database Administrator (plan and perform database upgrades, apply database maintenance, design and maintain physical database layout, perform database reorganizations, design and implement backup and restore strategy, maintain database security, administer database performance, manage database storage, database problem determination and resolution, etc.).
Perform SAP client administration (create client, copy client, delete client, export/import client) as required.
Participate in the planning and implementation of SAP system upgrades.
Apply and migrate SAP maintenance (hot packages and kernel upgrades) through all systems using a structured methodology.
Develop and maintain system documentation for all SAP instances and interfaces.
Provide status reports for projects to management.
Requires work outside of standard work hours to collaborate with offshore teams, or to help resolve high priority incidents
Manage projects and ensures task deadlines are met
A Bachelor's degree in IT, Business Administration, or other related scientific or technical discipline is required
Minimum of 4 - 6+ years of basis experience
Experience in SAP systems installation and administration of the following SAP areas: S/4HANA, BW/4HANA, NetWeaver, ABAP, FIORI, AIF, MDG, CAR, Business Objects, Software AG webMethods, SLT, SAP Gateway, Redwood, Solution Manager, SSO, IDM, GRC, HP ALM, Load runner, Worksoft, BRF+, SAP information Steward, SAP BODS, Enable now, Open text, and operational BASIS administration like RFC, ABAP Stack, Java Stack, iDocs, HTTPS, REST, SOAP, SFTP, TCP, ABAP Proxy, SLD, VPN.
The ability to communicate politely, clearly and effectively and persuade and/or influence internal customers at a high level such as senior management on matters of a technical issues.
Must possess excellent communication skills and ability to work in a team environment with minimal guidance.
SAP BASIS/HANA administration and technical core competencies for tasks including installations and upgrades, problem determination and resolution, software patching, notes application, support package application, performance tuning, and project sizing.
Proven track record using analytical skills to evaluate system performance, system health checks, and implementation of tuning improvements.
Knowledge of software development life cycle methodologies
Desire to contribute to a fast paced, growth-oriented business unit
Responsible for documenting the design and landscape of all SAP environments.
Associated topics: equipment, infrastructure, ip, maintain, maintenance, satellite, server, system engineer, system specialist, technician