SAP Sr Basis Administrator


The Brunswick group

SAP Sr Basis Administrator New Brunswick, NJ

The Challenge:

Our client, a Fortune 500 Company is seeking a SAP Senior Basis Administrator with strong knowledge of SAP systems, this individual will be part of a SAP COE team with primary responsibility to support SAP applications – SAP S4 HANA, ECC, BW, SCM-APO, GRC, BOBJ & Solution Manager. This position requires very strong database performance optimization and fine-tuning techniques to support HANA, ORACLE & MaxDB databases.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Perform SAP systems health checks and measure DBMS performance to ensure that SAP systems are up and running

Modification of system-level configuration to optimize performance

Support transport migrations, new installation, version upgrades, Kernel upgrades,SAP patches & periodic data archiving

Monitor System processes /workload, SAP background jobs/process chains, DB growth, SAP early watch reports, RFC communication, print spools, system backups etc.

Coordinate the OS patching, test system refresh activities with infrastructure team

Development of standards and procedures for the HANA database environment

Interface with developers and data modelers for performance and data access requirements

Ensure SAP functional best practices are adhered to during Incident and problem investigation and resolution

Support period external and internal system audit requirements

Provide support for major incident management and ensure timely resolution Act as a mentor to offshore Basis team

Essential Skills and Requirements:

Minimum Years of Experience: 8 10 year(s) SAP Basis Experience

Must have S4 HANA and SOLMAN 7.2 experience

Must have strong HANA DB (HANA cockpit & HANA studio) and ORACLE administration experience with a good understanding of database architecture and SQL commands.

SAP Basis and/or SAP HANA certification is a must

Requires strong working knowledge of OS, Network and advanced hardware and cloud concepts

Must have knowledge of data archiving and NLS.

Implementation experience with SAP SSO & CHARM is preferred

Must be results oriented, and demonstrate a can-do attitude adaptability, flexibility and resourcefulness

Must have strong analytical, communication and interpersonal skills. Willingness to provide off-hour support as the job requires


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