Agilent Technologies, Inc. SAP BASIS Lead in Delaware


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SAP Operations team’s charter is to support 24/7 Business continuity by managing SAP platform running Agilent Business processes, ensuring legal compliance and protecting SAP landscape from all security risks. As a member of SAP Basis team, you will be responsible for the support of all SAP systems (ECC, CRM, SCM, MES, GTS, BW and Solution Manager) and several bolt-on applications. Your key activities will include tiered support, incident management, analysis, troubleshooting, oversight and guidance for partner BASIS team, and drive SAP operations initiatives (e.g. Archiving, SAP Upgrade etc).

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Daily administration, monitoring, troubleshooting, and tuning of all SAP environments (ECC 6, CRM 7, SCM, GTS, MES, Solman).

  • Perform SAP software installation, upgrades, applying support packages, system copies/refreshes and installation of add-on software components.

  • Respond to and resolve infrastructure related incidents & problems.

  • Work with OS & DB Administrators to optimize SAP Application and Database performance.

  • Provide Support and Guidance, as required, to Project teams during build, test and production GoLive.

  • Provide support for Disaster Recovery and localized HA testing based on the mandated policies.

  • Provide all aspects of technical support for SAP Basis Administration in proactive and reactive modes, to ensure that SAP systems perform at optimized level to meet or exceed SLAs.

  • Analyze daily system health checks across all SAP landscapes and provide various proactive measures to reduce any Audit or security breaches including availability of SAP Applications.

  • Perform Early watch analysis and implement solutions or corrections as per SAP guidelines.

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related field of study

  • 4-5+ years’ experience in SAP BASIS administration with demonstrated experience related to support, maintenance and implementation projects.

  • 2+ years’ experience with Unix platforms (AIX 7.x preferred) and ORACLE (11g preferred)

  • Experience of working in large and multiple SAP systems environment.

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Date Posted: 20/Apr/18

Requisition: 2076483

Job Title: SAP BASIS Lead

Business: Global Infrastructure

Job Category: Information Technology

Job Sub-Category: IT Systems Design & Implementation

Region: Americas

Country or Area: United States

State/Province: California Delaware

Town/City: Santa Clara Wilmington

Shift: Day Job

Job Type: Experienced

Schedule: Full-time

Travel Required: Occasional

Duration (Temp Positions Only): Not applicable

HR Country Location: United States

HR Town/City Location: Santa Clara