Advisory Consultant Basis HANA Lead
Company: EMC is now part of Dell Technologies
Location: Glen Allen, Virginia
Posted: December 17, 2016
Reference ID: 171571BR
This SAP Basis HANA Admin Lead will perform ongoing basis administration troubleshooting across a rolling schedule of go live dates. The SAP Basis HANA Admin Lead will collaborate and coordinate closely with the both client and internal infrastructure teams to deliver a stable, highly available business systems. Specific duties include developing and implementing measures to ensure high availability for SAP and related systems; fully documenting and standardizing operational procedures with appropriate controls to ensure operational stability; and facilitate infrastructure activities in support of ongoing SAP release and deployment projects.
**DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES**
+ Exercises judgment in planning and organizing work; monitors performance and reports status. Prepares integration plans.
+ Prepares activity and progress reports for server utilization.
+ Works collaboratively with various members of the team and other Infrastructure resources in support of the client.
+ Conducts special analyses and projects as required.
+ Performs related functions and responsibilities, on occasion, as assigned.
+ Remains current on developments in field(s) of expertise.
+ Resolves and/or facilitates resolution of problems including identifying causes to prevent re-occurrence.
+ Identifies and resolve business issues; escalate issues when appropriate.
+ Participate in an on-call rotation with the other team members.
+ Availability to work ambiguous hours on occasion.
+ Analyze performance issues related to BI load processes
When you choose Virtustream, you join a diverse world of innovative thought leaders. At our core is a commitment to workplace diversity, the sustainability of our planet, and community corporate involvement. We offer highly competitive salaries, bonus programs, world-class benefits, and unparalleled growth and development opportunities-all to create a compelling and rewarding work environment. EMC will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants except in very limited circumstances identified by law.
We are an Equal Employment Opportunity employer that values the strength diversity brings to the workplace. All qualified applicants, regardless of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, gender identity or expression, national origin, genetics, age, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law, are strongly encouraged to apply.
**Critical Hiring Criteria:**
+ Extensive knowledge of SAP HANA implementations, management, troubleshooting, configuration, and migrations is required.
+ Proficient in the use of methodologies supported by SAP best practices.
+ Extensive experience of Basis administration is a must. Experience of working in a virtualized environment like VMWare is a plus.
+ Superior knowledge of Sybase and SQL Server databases is required.
+ Experience in other SAP supported databases like DB2 is a bonus, but not required.
+ Proficient in working in Windows and Linux server environments.
+ Four-year degree with Computer Science or Business Administration or MIS focus (or equivalent).
+ Experience working as part of a team to provide the optimal solution for both business needs and project standards.
+ Experience estimating effort and resources required for projects and working with project managers to structure projects.
+ Demonstrated excellent customer service skills; ability to build strong formal and informal relationships.
+ Demonstrated excellent verbal and written communication skills, with the ability to transition smoothly between technical and business vernacular, tailoring communications to the audience.
+ Able to work in ambiguous situations/environments; demonstrated ability to break down problems into constituent parts and develop and drive plans for resolution.
+ Strong documentation ability capable of developing detailed how to guides.
+ Ability to mentor junior staff members.
+ Demonstrated knowledge in SAP business warehouse functions.
+ Knowledge of BW configuration and ability to review process chains would be beneficial
We are an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer that values the strength diversity brings to the workplace. All qualified applicants, regardless of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, gender identity or expression, national origin, genetics, age, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law, are strongly encouraged to apply.
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