Senior SAP BI/HANA Lead
Responsibilities will be to plan, design, build, test, implement, and support high-quality Business Analytics solutions, and to support business analysts with development of front-end reporting. Responsible for working closely with analysts and business users to translate functional specifications into technical specifications, ensuring a comprehensive design, then building, testing, documenting, and providing on-going customer support and enhancements. Requires strong written and verbal communication skills and an ability to work closely with functional analysts, Business Analytics team members, SAP BASIS, and the business community. As a key member of a small team, the senior developer will have the opportunity to learn many aspects of the business as well as the SAP data services and data warehousing systems.
- Work with business and functional analysts, converting business requirements, processes and design into comprehensive, efficient, stable, and sustainable reporting solutions
- Develop the necessary Business Objects Reporting, Data Services and BW objects (e.g. InfoObjects, ODS, InfoCubes, InfoPackages, InfoSources, Datasources, Extractors, Transformations, Transfer Rules, -
- Update Rules, and Native HANA information models (e.g. Calculation Views) as needed.
- Develop and execute unit testing for all developed objects including testing documentation and validation, and assist in system test, performance test and other user tests as needed
- Provide ongoing support of the existing BO Reporting, Data Services and BW systems, including off-hours support if needed, to resolve coding, configuration, security, performance and data issues in a timely fashion.
- Expert knowledge and Functional/technical proficiency with at least 2+ full lifecycle SAP implementations and 5+ years of industry and/or consulting experience
- Expert knowledge of designing, developing and configuring Business Objects Data Services and SAP BW (7.x and 3.x) systems.
- Expert knowledge in BODS Jobs, Work Flows, Data Flows, Transforms, etc.
- Expert knowledge in BW InfoObjects, DSOs, InfoCubes, InfoPackages, InfoSources, Datasources, Extractors, Transformations, Transfer Rules
- Expert knowledge in BOBJ Reporting (Web Intelligence, Explorer, Lumira, Analysis), BW BEx/Analyzer & Web Application Designer design and development
- Expert knowledge of BW Administrator Workbench
- Expert knowledge in implementing SAP HANA Analytics with experience in SAP HANA Data Modeling of native Calculation Views and CDS Artifacts is highly desirable