The SAP BI / HANA / Consultant has the primary responsibility for the rollout of technical and functional aspects of the SAP BI / HANA solution. The SAP BI / HANA Consultant will lead the integrated planning, design, implementation and support of SAP BI / HANA based solutions including SAP LT Replication Server, SAP ECC, SAP Data Services, SAP Business Warehouse (BW), Enterprise (Native) HANA and SAP BI/Business Objects in large and complex environments.This position requires excellent verbal and written communication skills, ability to interact with both business and technical stakeholders of client companies and a proven track record designing and implementing SAP (Native) HANA Solutions, traditional SAP Business Warehouse (BW) and BW on HANA solutions. The candidate must be a team player, proactive, an effective communicator with ability to work independently and manage other development resources.Technical and professional expertise
Hands-on experience with SAP (Native) HANA data modeling, schema management, content import & export, data provisioning technology including SAP LT Replication Server, Data Services and Sybase replication server.
Hands-on experience working with traditional SAP BW and SAP BW on HANA features, among others, standard and custom SAP BW Extractors, complex transformations, advanced DSOs, composite providers, exposing BW models as HANA views, mixed scenarios, HANA Analysis process in BW and LSA ++ best practice and performance optimization concepts.
Experience required in performance tuning, System Copies and Unicode Conversions.
Experience with administering, monitoring, troubleshooting, analyzing and resolving technical problems.
Experience with various SAP Business Objects (BOBJ) tools (WEBI, Design Studio, dashboards) development lifecycle on either BW or SAP (Native) HANA from design through implementation and production support.
Experience required with SAP (Native) HANA and SAP BW Security concepts including User Management, Roles, and Privileges.
Experience with at least 2 SAP BW on HANA migration, architecture design and implementations.
Experience required with capturing and documenting non-functional requirements, interpreting non-technical requirements, defining the architecture, preparing estimates and defining technical solutions to proposals.
Strong Techno Functional Knowledge in various modules like FI, SCM, CO, CO-PA, Logistics.
Experience required with technical planning, installation, upgrade, Operating Systems DB migration and Unicode Conversion.
Ability to plan for SAP (Native) HANA or SAP BW implementations including sizing, scoping, high availability and disaster recovery strategy.
Technically proficient in Operating Systems (Unix/Windows/Linux).
Technically proficient in Databases (DB2, Oracle, SQL server, MaxDB).
Knowledge, skills and abilities:
Must have the ability to work under pressure and adhere to deadlines.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Strong analytical and problem solving abilities.
Ability to work independently with minimal supervision.
Experience delivering Proof of Concepts.
At least 3 years experience in SAP HANA.
At least 5 years experience in SAP Business Warehouse.
At least 5 years experience in Data Modeling and design.
At least 3 years experience in Data Services, ETL, Loading.
At least 2 years consulting experience working with a global delivery model with onshore and offshore teams.
At least 3 years leading or managing project teams.