SAP BASIS technical Lead
Networkers International (UK) Limited
Cape Town, South Africa
15d ago


For one of our clients based in Cape Town, we are currently looking for a SAP BASIS Technical Lead. Immediate start for a 4 months contract to start with.

HANA experience mandatory, S / 4 beneficial

  • Key elements :
  • Strong technical & communication skillsClient doesn't have internal BASIS skills, so experience in managing vendors / deal with SAP / put together release strategy, as well as Change plans and overseeing execution essential
  • SAP Technical Lead Role Responsibilities

  • SAP technical strategy and planning
  • Influence and plan the maintenance of technical application support and updates
  • Manage and understand the technical impacts and changes required by project
  • Manage the relationship between the company and application support partners providing technical support to the environment.
  • Estimate and plan all work effort relating to SAP Basis activities and Technical architecture components
  • Manage technical architecture analysis, design, build, test and deploy for : Development architectureExecution architecture -
  • technical strategy for printing, faxing, Batch scheduling etcInfrastructure architecture - Sizing, virtualization, desktops, networks etc.

  • Advise on technical approach for all systems integrating to SAP
  • Manage 3rd party dependencies related to SAP environment
  • Plan and manage SAP systems maintenance schedule
  • Plan, manage and test DR
  • Implementation, upgrade and support of the latest SAP systems versions, which include S4 / HANA, Commerce Suite, Ariba, PI / PO, BI / BW, GRC, Solution Manager.
  • Help define and communicate the SAP change request & technical release management processes.
  • Participate in change approval boards.
  • Determine and communicate the content of each release and manage the technical release process
  • Act as gate keeper for release to production by ensuring all required documentation and approvals are received before permitting the technical move to production;
  • escalate and drive resolution of issues related to scheduling conflicts

  • Troubleshoot technical and integration issue experienced within the SAP environment.
  • Manage the communication and resolution of technical and integration related issues across multiple internal and third party service providers.

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