American Water Senior SAP Basis Administrator in Camden, New Jersey
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The Senior Technologist - SAP Basis Administrator will be responsible for technical administration for the SAP solution landscape. This position will be a key member of American Water’s SAP Center of Excellence within the Technology and Innovation group. The SAP Basis Administrator will be responsible for completing system builds, upgrades and enhancements for the SAP environment. This position will also be the primary administrator for the SAP Solution Manager environment ensuring that Solution Manager is configured to operate effectively.
Ability to maintain the Solution Manager technical settings in support of IT processes (e.g. ChaRM, OCC)
Should be skilled in the management of the monitoring infrastructure (agent versions, patches)
Should be able to implement monitoring views and configuration
Should be able to perform system build and upgrade activities across the SAP eco-system
Should be able to create and maintain documentation of administration procedures and the SAP technical architecture in accordance with SAP Center Of Excellence certification requirements
Should be able to drive landscape improvements and operational efficiency of the SAP environment through continuous innovation as well as the problem management process
Demonstrated leadership with ability to influence strategy
Good verbal and written communication skills
Self-starter with ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously with a keen desire to learn and expand depth of knowledge
Good Collaboration, prioritization and team working skills
Ability to work in a fast-paced dynamic environment with virtual teams
Ability to oversee and work with corporate training to manage training needs
Should to work flexible hours as needed for critical project activities as well as participate in after hours on call rotation
Expert knowledge of SAP Basis administration
Strong understanding of SAP ALM and Operations methodologies in an environment using SAP Solution Manager with ChaRM and Operation Control Center
Proficient with application administration and troubleshooting in a Red Hat Linux and Windows environment
Knowledge of ITIL standards as well as SOX compliance requirements
BS /MS in Computer Science, Computer Applications, Information Technology, Engineering or MBA or with strong academic background.
7+ years of experience supporting and administration of a wide variety of SAP applications and technology components such as SAP CRM, ECC, BW, SRM, GRC, SAP BusinessObjects , NetWeaver Portal, Process Orchestration, Gateway/Fiori, LVM, Web Dispatcher and HANA
2+ years’ experience in supporting enterprise applications which includes SAP and Non SAP systems
Strong experience of leading projects e.g. Support pack / Enhancement pack etc.
Prior experience working within a certified SAP Center of Excellence is desired
Experience with S/4HANA is a plus
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