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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