IBM SAP Technical Director in MCLEAN, Virginia

IBM Global Business Services (GBS) is a team of business, strategy and technology consultants enabling enterprises to make smarter decisions and providing unparalleled client and consumer experiences in cognitive, data analytics, cloud technology and mobile app development. With global reach, outcome-focused methodologies and deep industry expertise, IBM GBS empowers clients to digitally reinvent their business and get the competitive edge in the cognitive era in over 170 countries.Bottom line? We outthink ordinary. Discover what you can do at IBM.As a SAP BASIS/Architect within the consulting business unit at IBM, you will join a team of IBMer's who address some of society’s most complex problems with game-changing business and technology. The Technical Director will apply expertise/capabilities to lead delivery of all technical services to our client. This position is expected to lead a large technical team comprised of Basis, Information Assurance, and Basis Security consultants responsible for managing SAP requirements and operations in non-production and production environments including parameter changes, reorganizations, performance, patch application, upgrades and/or availability.CAREER GROWTHOur goal is to be essential to the world, which starts with our people. Company wide we kicked off an internal talent strategy program called Go Organic. At our core, we are committed to believing and investing in our workforce through:Skill development: helping our employees grow their foundational skillsFinding the dream job at IBM: navigating our company with the potential for many careers by channeling an employee’s strengths and career aspirationsDiversity of people: Diversity of thought driving collective innovation In 2015, Go Organic filled approximately 50% of our open positions with internal talent that were promoted into the role.CORPORATE CITIZENSHIPWith an employee population of 375,000 in over 170 countries, amazingly we connect, collaborate, and care. IBMers drive a corporate culture of shared responsibility. We love grand challenges and everyday improvements for our company and for the world. We care about each other, our clients, and the communities we live, work, and play in!http://www.ibm.com/ibm/responsibility/initiatives.htmlhttp://www.ibm.com/ibm/responsibility/corporateservicecorps2252 GBSPSDC PSHJ GBS75sts inteloh

• At least 5 years experience in SAP Basis• At least 5 years experience in knowledge of Unix operating system, SAP system administration, SAP correction and transport systems, and SAP system monitoring and tuning• At least 5 years experience in SME for SAP ECC• Federal experience desired (DoD experience preferred)

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