JM Placement Solutions
Stellenbosch, South Africa
Anywhere in South Africa
Negotiable per month
Open to All Candidates
An established global company using unique software to maximize the performance and management of their clients' SAP®systems, is looking for a
SAP Managed Services (Basis) Consultant who can also speak German
to join their team in
South Africa or Namibia
The successful candidate must have the following:
Fluent in German Can be based in SA or Namibia, but ability to travel between either countries as well as Germany At least five years of prior experience as a SAP consultant or similar role required SAP Basis Qualification required and some functional knowledge preferable Job Purpose:
To be responsible for the ongoing support of SAP systems as well as undertaking engagements with SAP installations, upgrades and migrations in a variety of SAP technical environments.
Provide support and maintenance for the SAP platform. Undertake analysis, troubleshooting and problem solving of all issues that relate to the technical SAP Platform on an ongoing basis. Perform daily SAP health checks and SAP transports. Provide and maintain quality technical documentation to support the SAP platform. Work with other project teams as an SAP Basis resource to complete project tasks. Performance tuning and troubleshooting for system and application issues. SAP Notes implementation. Operating Systems support and patch management. SAP System technical configurations, Maintenance activities like carrying out SAP patched and notes as well as database maintenance. Ability to support a dual stack system where applicable. Responsibilities will include working directly with clients, and other staff, supporting client's production, quality, development, and test environments including ECC, BW, BI, EP, XI/PI, CRM, SRM etc. An urge to perfect the client experience and provide system environments with uninterrupted stability should be ingrained. Exposure to SAP BASIS in a variety of OS and Database environments, including SAP security. Expertise in administration of engagement activities (e.g., creation of charts/graphs and other reports, data entry, etc.) in support of work products and client deliverables is also desirable. Mentorship and knowledge sharing to colleagues. Become proficient in the EPI-USE Labs toolset in order to leverage these in the above tasks. ABAP programming would be beneficial. Review program codes and correct ABAP program errors. General Duties:
To work flexibly and respond positively to changing business needs facilitating positive working relationships. This will include flexible work hours and shifts. Demonstrate expertise in SAP Basis administration including experience in standard SAP procedures such as client copies, database refreshes, patching, transport management, upgrades and performance tuning of database and SAP applications Demonstrate experience within an SAP Platform to undertake analysis, troubleshooting and problem solving to resolve issues Demonstrate experience in writing technical documentation to support an SAP Platform Demonstrate experience in SAP Basis Managed Services in the form of monitoring, housekeeping and performance tuning SAP systems. Excellent written and verbal communication skills.