SAP Basis Administrator

Location: Tyler, Texas Salary: US$85000 - US$110000 per annum
Sector: Oil & Gas Type: Permanent
Reference #: PR/055417_1553713282

SAP Basis Administrator

Tyler, TX


  • Monitors, supports, troubleshoots, and maintains SAP landscapes.
  • Works with business leaders to maintain existing systems and improve system performance.
  • Analyzes, recommends, and implements changes following industry best practices.
  • Maintains and increases SAP knowledge and skillset by working across multiple SAP environments, including SAP HANA.
  • SAP landscape overview includes: DB2 is the primary database, AIX and Linux operating systems, HANA - SAP CAR and CRM, broad range of SAP systems: PI, BI, ECC, (HR, Retail, MM, FI MFG), CRM CAR BOBJ, and support of a 3-tier production and N+1 project landscape.
  • Performs system refreshes and client copies.
  • Performs system capacity planning.
  • Performs, monitors, and tests backups of SAP systems.
  • Develops and tests system restore capability.
  • Provides documentation of computer system software, system configuration, and guidelines for usage. Maintains records of changes to system software or computer resources for historical reference.
  • Ensures computer system integrity through implementation of system backups, recovery procedures, and contingency planning.
  • Provides database administration functions, including database design, implementation, tuning, and maintenance.

Job Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree and five or more years of related experience; or an equivalent combination of experience and/or higher education required.
  • Advanced knowledge of full life cycle SAP system and database - production support experience. Includes design, capacity planning, installation, configuration, and maintenance.
  • Advanced knowledge of data processing functions, structures, and support needs.
  • Intermediate knowledge of Microsoft Office applications including Excel, Access, Word, Outlook and PowerPoint.
  • Ability to troubleshoot, resolve, and prevent system degradation, and user disruption.
  • Ability to prepare and analyze complex reports and business correspondence.
  • Ability to communicate effectively in written and verbal form.
  • Ability to show information in presentation or diagram form.
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality regarding sensitive information.
  • Ability to maintain a high level of accuracy and productivity.
  • Ability to occasionally travel to off-site and out-of-town locations with possible overnight stays.
  • Ability to work on-call and flexible schedules including nights, weekends and holidays.