Senior SAP Basis Consultant - Migration

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    London, England

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  • Salary:

    £500 - £570 per day

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    Phil Johnson

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    11 months ago

  • Duration:

    5 months +

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Senior SAP Basis Consultant - Migration

+ 5 month initial contract

+ fully remote working

+ £500 to £570 per day Inside Ir35

+ SC Clearance required to commence role

Key Skills:

+ SAP Migration

+ SC Clearance

+ BASIS Project Delivery

The Role:

In this role you will be part of a specialist SAP Technical Basis team primarily providing technical project and programme activities and deliverables to numerous secure and commercial accounts, across varying landscapes and SAP Solutions hosted on multiple OS/DB platforms. On a day to day basis, you will play a more Senior BASIS Project delivery role reporting directly to the SAP Technical Lead, where you will be instrumental in the rollout and deployment of business-critical SAP Systems for our customers, and mentoring the other members of the team where required. You will also be required to deliver and lead key SAP Project Technical changes and landscape upgrades for client SAP environments.

Key Responsibilities and Experience Required:

SC level clearance is a requirement for this role.

You have a Proven track record of success, aptitude, and leadership. The position requires a broad range of SAP Technical skills and the ability to step into different roles depending on the size and scope of an engagement. You will have opportunities to develop your skills in other areas.

Provide SAP technical expertise and direction to drive effective and successful deployments and project-related initiatives.

Lead key SAP Technical Basis team initiatives and provide technical administration as needed for upgrades, installations, refreshes, proofs of concept, backups, disaster recovery, capacity planning, and other complex projects needed.

Perform hands-on administration of SAP systems to maintain/support a global SAP environment including troubleshooting problems, implementing solutions, and optimize the system for maximum performance, escalating open issues

You will liaise with both internal and external customers, as well as being able to anticipate and manage escalations arising out of client support environments.

Occasional weekend working will be required to support out of hours project work (e.g. GO LIVE cutovers etc)

Technical Experience required in:

  • One or more SAP Technical Certifications (e.g. HANA, OS/DB Migration, Netweaver)

  • Led the implementation, Upgrade and Migration of multiple key SAP Technologies and Solutions (e.g. ABAP, Java, Business Objects, HANA, SoH, S/4HANA, Gateway, Flori, ERP, BW, PO etc)

  • Support and Delivery Lead experience across multiple SAP OS/DB Platforms (e.g. UNIX, Windows, Linux, HANA, Oracle, SQLServer, DB2, LUW, ASE)

  • Strong SAP Heterogeneous OS/DB migration experience (preference certified)

  • Backup/Recovery/HA/DR Technologies and Processes

  • SAP Technical Updates and Upgrades

  • Good Infrastructure/Architecture awareness (Networking, Virtualisation, Storage, Middleware, OS Platform etc)

  • Cloud Based Deployment Experience and awareness (e.g. AWS, Azure, GCP, Private/Public)

  • Input and contribute on continuous improvement/service activities.

  • Working & leading Client/Internal IT staff

  • Understand current/future SAP Technical Roadmaps.