SAP Basis Consultant (Platform Operations) (Project)
Rosstone Consulting
Johannesburg, South Africa
6d ago
source : Executive Placements

The Role :

We are looking for an SAP Basis Consultant (Platform Operations) for a 12-month fixed term contract Position with our client based in Centurion / Pretoria.

Willing and able to travel for up to 2 weeks at a time (Internationally) with a Valid Driverâ??s License.

Minimum educational level :

  • Degree in IT or relevant experience
  • ITIL certification (advantageous)
  • We require a minimum 8 yearsâ?? work experience in :

    Operations

  • Perform daily system handover and start-up tasks to ensure operational readiness of systems
  • Action and resolve IM (Incident Management) tickets
  • Action and resolve CIM (Critical Incident
  • Management) tickets as required
  • Raise and lead tasks PM (Problem Management) tickets as identified
  • Action and coordinate CM (Change Management) tasks and tickets as required
  • Planning

  • Assist user departments in drafting system requirement documentation based on business processes
  • Development Responsibilities Projects :

  • Ensure that all processes have been investigated / considered in obtaining the
  • specifications of the user requirements
  • Propose and review system design and evaluate alternatives
  • Review and present proposed system solution to IT Project Manager / Leader and User Management or System owner
  • Develop systems solutions in line with quality and delivery requirements
  • Ensure that the following steps in the
  • Development Cycle are executed :
  • Preparation of system / technical documentation (as per ISO standards)
  • Preparation of user and operation manual
  • User training
  • System testing / parallel runs
  • System implementation
  • System audits / quality assurance
  • Skills and Experience :

    Maintenance Requests :

  • Ensure that all processes have been investigated / considered in obtaining the
  • specifications of the user requirements
  • Propose and review system design and evaluate alternatives
  • Review and present proposed system solution to User Organisation
  • Ensure that the following steps in the
  • Development Cycle are executed :
  • Preparation of system / technical documentation
  • Preparation of user and operation manual
  • User training
  • System testing / parallel runs
  • System implementation
  • System audits / quality assurance
  • User sign-off
  • Time estimating

  • Time estimates have to be adhered to according to projects and operations
  • Estimated completion time to be agreed upon by Consultant, Project Manager and User Organisation
  • Control

  • Control all aspects of systems operations
  • Measuring actual progress against planned objectives
  • Inform Project / Operations manager of any deviations from approved / agreed operations and maintenance requests
  • Regular reporting on system status
  • Principal accountabilities

  • Ensure that the timings set by the Project
  • Manager / Operations leader are achieved
  • Ensure user satisfaction / acceptance of all completed systems / processes / maintenance requests
  • Provide support to all user departments in achieving the approved company technology and software objectives
  • Ensure systems compatibility with agreed AG strategies and standards
  • Ensure proper maintenance control of the various systems by the Database
  • Administrators and SAP Basis team
  • Ensure that all job streams for a system operate correctly prior to hand over to operations
  • Leadership tasks

  • Ensure user appreciation of the principles of system development
  • Provides assistance to users in evaluating system proposals
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