IBM SAP BASIS / HANA Administrator in BATON ROUGE, Louisiana
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Your Role and Responsibilities
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The IBM Client Innovation Center in Baton Rouge Louisiana has immediate opportunities SAP BASIS & HANA Administrators with a passion for learning, leading, and delighting customers. Our clients are some of the world’s leading companies and you will be part of challenging projects to build and support technical solutions for their needs. As a SAP BASIS/HANA Administrator you will be expected to support a variety of SAP functional environments working directly with the client and other IBM staff to maintain and support the client’s landscapes.
Position requirements; SAP BASIS/Netweaver and Portal Admin need to have experience installing and supporting SAP systems and SAP HANA. Technical skills would range from standard daily support of SAP environments (R/3, Enterprise Central Component, Business Information Warehouse (BW), Enterprise Portal (EP), Exchange Infrastructure/Process Integration (XI/PI), etc.), to troubleshooting system performance problems or potential system installations. Experience in a OS and Oracle database environments is helpful. Must have proven experience on the latest versions of SAP ECC, SAP HANA, Enterprise Portals, APO/Livecache, XI/PI, CPS, GRC, Solution Manager and SLD. Must be fluent in SAP Java related instances from dual stacks, portal systems, and SAP systems running on AIX/Oracle Windows/MSSQL.
Key experiences needed;
Expertise managing SAP ECC, HANA, Portal, BW, APO/Livecache, XI/PI, CPS, GRC, Gateway/Fiori, Solution Manager and SLD systems
SAP JAVA system installation & administration
- Hana SPS08 and higher real work experience
HANA SPS updates, administration and Backup configuration
Troubleshoot Hana memory bottlenecks and performance tuning
Experienced using SAP HANA Studio
Configuration of SAP HANA High Availability and Disaster Recovery set up
Performed Support Package Update through SDM, JSPM, SUM
SAP Web Dispatcher knowledge
SAP Netweaver Gateway installation and configuration
Implementation of SAP Fiori applications
CTS+ and transport route configuration
Installation of SMD Agent and SAP Host Agent
SAP client copies and system refreshes
SAP Kernel upgrades
Experience in Web Dynpro for ABAP and JAVA
Day to Day monitoring support for a large scale production environment
SAP Router installation and configuration.
SAP Spool Administration, logon groups, setting up operation modes
Successful candidates for these positions will work onsite at the IBM Client Innovation Center in Baton Rouge. The IBM Client Innovation Center is an in-bound delivery model where we support our clients from our Baton Rouge, LA center. However, some travel is expected and all candidates must be willing and able to travel to meet our client needs. Travel expectations are approximately 50%. No remote opportunities exist. Join a leader. Consult with us. Help build a smarter planet along the way.
Health Insurance. Paid time off. Corporate Holidays. Sick leave. Family planning. Financial Guidance. Competitive 401K. Training and Learning. We continue to expand our benefits and programs, offering some of the best support, guidance and coverage for a diverse employee population.
Our 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 skills
Finding the dream job at IBM: navigating our company with the potential for many careers by channeling an employee’s strengths and career aspirations
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In 2015, Go Organic filled approximately 50% of our open positions with internal talent that were promoted into the role.
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Required Technical and Professional Expertise
•Minimum 6 years experience in SAP BASIS Administration
•HANA Implementation experience,Proven HANA support experience, including administration, backup, and fail-over
•Strong knowledge and support experience of SAP Portal and the Java stack
•Demonstrated HANA troubleshooting experience
•6 years experience in Consulting skills as team member or team lead
•6 years experience in SAP environments in R/3, Enterprise Central Component (ECC), Business Information Warehouse (BW), Business Intelligence (BI), Enterprise Portal (EP), etc.
•6 years experience in UNIX, Windows Operating Systems as a SAP server platform
•6 years experience in Oracle or DB2 databases
•6 years experience in troubleshooting system performance problems or potential system installations
Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
•At least 8 years experience in SAP BASIS Administration
•At least 8 years experience in Consulting skills as team member or team lead
•At least 8 years experience in SAP environments in R/3, Enterprise Central Component (ECC), Business Information Warehouse (BW), Business Intelligence (BI), Enterprise Portal (EP), etc.
•At least 8 years experience in UNIX, Windows Operating Systems as a SAP server platform
•At least 8 years experience in Oracle or DB2 databases
•At least 8 years experience in troubleshooting system performance problems or potential system installations
About Business Unit
IBM Services is a team of business, strategy and technology consultants that design, build, and run foundational systems and services that is the backbone of the world's economy. IBM Services partners with the world's leading companies in over 170 countries to build smarter businesses by reimagining and reinventing through technology, with its outcome-focused methodologies, industry-leading portfolio and world class research and operations expertise leading to results-driven innovation and enduring excellence.
Your Life @ IBM
Client Innovation Center: Baton Rouge
IBM is proud to partner with the State of Louisiana to continue to create jobs and opportunities in the technology sector - Jobs and Opportunities that provide IBM’s clients with services to address the ever-increasing demand for flexible software services.
We’re seeking forward-thinking innovators that hunger for continuous learning and are motivated by making a positive impact on the world. Innovators that are driven by making the world more instrumented, interconnected and intelligent.
We welcome the opportunity to embrace your talents and be part of our IBM family while learning on-the-job and building in-demand skills. We encourage taking on challenging project work – designing, building and supporting technical solutions for some of the world’s leading companies. Depending upon the project, you could find yourself developing advanced skills in technologies such as Java, SAP, Oracle, Big Data, Blockchain, among others.
Whether you have an interest in Analytics, Enterprise Applications, Interactive Experience & Mobile, or Application Development, the Baton Rouge Client Innovation Center has an opportunity for you!
Translate your expertise into a rewarding career.
For additional information about location requirements, please discuss with the recruiter following submission of your application.
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