SAP Basis Administrator


Strategic Staffing Solutions


Strategic Staffing Solutions is currently looking for a SAP Basis Administrator for a contract opening with one of our largest clients!

This is a Contract Opportunity with our company that MUST be worked on a W2 ONLY, NO visa sponsorship or C2C eligibility for this position. The details are below.

Job Title: SAP Basis Administrator
Contract: 12 Months+ possibility for extension/conversion
Location: 100% Remote

Job/Role Description:

  • Part of the implementation and ongoing support of the SAP S/4HANA Cloud ERP solution as well as other technology solutions
  • Collaborate with other technology leads in development, testing and change management, driving towards CuraScript SDs green field SAP implementation of SAP HEC systems (S/4HANA, EWM, Solution Manager) and SAP SaaS solutions (SAC, Commerce Cloud, IBP, BTP including Integration Suite)
  • Supports highly integrated, business critical systems with over 350 end users
  • Serves as main point of contact for administrative duties and plays an integral role in system optimization and transformation
  • Ensures system performance and optimization through configuration, software releases, new versions, fixes and patches
  • Manages setup and maintenance of non-production environments (development, testing, etc.)
  • Participates in the creation and maintenance of solution roadmaps, leads execution of system updates
  • Communicates effectively with technical team members, product owners, and subject matter experts and end users
  • Supports assigned projects ensuring quality delivery, identifying risks, and escalating issues where appropriate
  • Maintains awareness of new and emerging technologies relevant for CuraScript SDs system landscape
  • Manages hosted SAP HEC instances in a highly integrated environment, submitting service requests, planning and working together with SAP HEC, AMS and other SAP teams
  • Oversees user and license provisioning, role security for SAP HEC instances and other enterprise solutions
  • Takes part in on-call support as needed, on a rotational basis with the support team
  • Successful IT professional with 10 or more years of experience in SAP Basis Administration, HANA DB operations, Cloud Solutions (SAP HEC, SaaS)
  • Experienced in working with various Operating Systems (Linux, Windows, IBM i) and databases (SAP HANA, Oracle, IBM DB2, Microsoft SQL Server)
  • Support legacy applications, as part of a broader support team, before they are sunset will be an additional responsibility for this role
  • Able to coordinate and synthesize information between integration, development, and functional teams to troubleshoot complex processes flowing between SaaS and traditional SAP Systems (EWM, S/4)
  • Able to participate in various SAP testing phases (IT, SIT, Performance/Stress Test and UAT)
  • Able to perform system sizing and take on proactive capacity planning, forecasting
  • Support Pack Stack installations, kernel upgrades, OS/DB migrations, system add-on installations, applying SAP notes, spool administration, managing background jobs, workload analysis, monitoring using CCMS, backup and recovery, system monitoring, performance analysis and tuning
  • Optimize HANA memory usage, table optimization through partitioning, scaling HANA

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelors degree in Computer Science or related IT field
  • Knowledge of SAP SaaS applications
  • Extensive skills in SAP Basis Administration including installing, configuring and supporting cloud versions of S/4HANA, EWM, Solution Manager, SAC, Commerce Cloud, IBP and BTP including Integration Suite
  • Experience with SAP DMS and IBP connectivity, Commerce Cloud configuration including end points and SAML2 setup
  • Experience with BTP administration including maintenance of global accounts, management of directories and subaccounts, and configurations of entitlements
  • Experience with HANA Smart Data Integration (SDI), Data Provisioning agent, SAP Data Services Agent (CPI-DS), SAC Cloud Agent
  • Thorough understanding of Cloud Connector, Principal Propagation, and SSO through proxies
  • Extensive experience with all aspects of SAP Basis Administration including transport management with and without CHARM, client copy, client export & import, system copy, system refreshes
  • Strong hands-on experience with HANA Database Administration, Monitoring, Performance Tuning, and connecting external data sources
  • Experience working in a large and complex ERP environment

How to Apply:  send resume and contact information to Nisa Peake, Sourcing Specialist, at

The S3 Difference:

The global mission of S3 is to build trusting relationships and deliver solutions that positively impact our customers, our consultants, and our communities. The four pillars of our company are to:

  • Set the bar high for what a company should do
  • Create jobs
  • Offer people an opportunity to succeed and change their station in life
  • Improve the communities where we live and work through volunteering and charitable giving

As an S3 employee, you’re eligible for a full benefits package that may include:

  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • 401(k) Plan
  • Vacation Package
  • Life & Disability Insurance Plans
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Tuition Reimbursement

Job ID: JOB-204845
Publish Date: 01 Aug 2022

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