Sr. Consultant – SAP Basis
Job Description

smartShift Technologies is looking for an Sr. Consultant – SAP Basis to join our team in India.


Manage technical architecture analysis, design, build, test and deploy for:

  • Development architecture Execution architecture – technical strategy for printing, faxing, Batch scheduling etc
  • Operations architecture Backup and Recovery, Disaster recover, High availability etc,
  • Infrastructure architecture Sizing, virtualization, desktops, networks etc
  • Define and manage sizing of the SAP solution and managing of process with the hardware provider / hosting provider
  • Advise on technical approach for all systems integrating to SAP
  • System landscape design and management experience in operations and project scenarios
  • Plan and manage SAP systems maintenance schedule
  • Manage all SAP technical changes
  • Implementation, Migration, upgrade and support of the latest SAP systems versions.
  • Experience on various OS and DB versions
  • Manage large DC and OS/DB migrations
  • Play an Architect role in setting up HANA landscape
  • Sr. BASIS Lead Consultant /Architect
  • Hands-on knowledge of S/4HANA installation
  • Experience with SAP Best Practices deployments
  • Support & Monitor SAP ECC/SCM/BI/HANA landscapes
  • Evaluate, install and test Support packs and Kernel upgrades
  • Resolves application outages, implement corrective and preventative actions to mitigate future incidents
  • Performance tuning/troubleshooting systems and application issues
  • Maintain system integrity and maximize uptime
  • System refresh and Client copy
  • Identify priorities, risks and integration points between SAP applications
  • Support Database team on Database Upgrades/Migration
  • Maintaining partner profiles and RFC connections
  • Work with operations teams and functional teams to ensure successful project implementations
  • Work with 3rd party vendors to implement technology initiatives and resolve problems/issues/bugs
  • Managed systems/ EWA/Alert configuration in Solution Manager
  • Weekend on call support
  • Accountable for overall delivery of Projects
  • Manage day to day operations
  • Manage distribution of activities to the team
  • Able to coach and motivate the team
  • Ensure team is aligned on expected deliverables and due dates Create project plan Estimate and plan all work effort relating to SAP Basis activities and Technical architecture components
Skills & Experience
  • Candidate should have strong Basis knowledge and abilities that include core administration of SAP production systems as well as aptitude for identifying and solving various technical problems
  • Strong knowledge & hands-on experience in technical planning, implementation, upgrades, migration and maintenance of various SAP modules on premise and on cloud (preferable)
  • Must have strong SAP Basis skills on Operating Systems Linux/Unix, and Windows
  • Strong experience in most of the database like Oracle, HANA, MSSQL, DB2, Sybase and MaxDB. Knowledge on Sybase is preferable
  • Knowledge of infrastructure, especially cloud infrastructure is a big plus
  • Experience in OS/DB/Infrastructure migration especially HANA migration using SUM/DMO from any source database like Oracle/SQL/DB2
  • Hands on experience in SAP systems sizing
  • Good experience in HANA installation, administration and maintenance in scaled up and scaled out landscape
  • Expertise in configuration of SAP systems not limiting to ECC, CRM, SCM, Portal, BW, PI, GRC, GTS, FIORI, solution manager
  • Experience with Solution manager 7.1/7.2
  • Knowledge on High availability with various clustering tools, and disaster recovery setup
  • Big plus to have automation skills on any of the BASIS activities
  • Should possess strong problem solving and analytical skills
  • Excellent communication (verbal and written) & interpersonal skills
  • 6+ years’ experience as an SAP Basis Engineer
  • SAP Basis and HANA related Certifications is a big plus
Bengaluru, India