Application Architect: SAP HANA Analytics

Introduction
As an IBM Application Architect, you directly help clients transform their business  and solve complex problems. You will define the scope and vision for projects that deliver customized solutions using your knowledge of IBM platforms.  You are a technical leader, serving as a liaison among business partners, technical resources, and project stakeholders.

Your Role and Responsibilities
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We at IBM Global Business Services (GBS) are a dynamic group of Business, Strategy and Technology professionals - a specific source of best-in-class Industry Consulting, Application and Business process management, supported by the industry's most sophisticated outcome-based delivery model. All designed to be the Digital Reinvention partner for leading clients across the world - providing value-led and asset-powered end to end solutions.

With a global footprint in over 170 countries, we are empowering clients to build upon their tremendous heritage in Application Innovation processes and also transform them to a Cloud, Cognitive and Social centric world. With skills across six sectors and 17 industries, all major service lines and competencies, IBM's GBS is a promising business unit in itself to be a part of.

Your day in the role will include...

  • Assists clients in the selection, implementation, and support SAP HANA Analytics
  • Lead multiple sized projects as team member or lead to implement new functionalities and improve existing functionalities including articulating, analyzing requirements and translating them into effective solutions.
  • Engaging with the business to resolve challenges and deliver value by implementing data warehousing solutions.
You will come with...
  • Knowledge and experience in implementation planning, fit analysis, configuration, testing, rollout and post-implementation support of SAP S/4 HANA solutions
  • Complete Knowledge of Readily available Embeded analytics Standard options in SAP S/4 HANA 1709 and 1809 .
  • Applicant will have experience with both BW and Native HANA development and will have a proven track record of delivering success in end to end, global project implementations.
  • Hands-on experience of Native HANA development is mandatory for this role.
How we'll help you grow:
  • You'll have access to all the technical and management training courses to become the expert you want to be
  • You'll learn directly from expert developers in the field, our team leads love to mentor
  • You have the opportunity to work in many different areas to figure out what really excites you


Required Professional and Technical Expertise
  • 10+ Years of SAP analytics with at least 2 end to end SAP HANA Analytics design and build/lead the build as part of SAP S/4 HANA end to end implementation
  • Experience of designing and building of SAP BW/ BI reports
  • Should have experience in Estimation, Scoping and Implementation of HANA Analytics reports across all business areas
  • Proven consulting background in providing both technical delivery and advisory services in a senior role
  • Complete knowledge and experience around SAP S/4HANA Embedded Analytics Architecture: Virtual Data Model Based on CDS Views (Private Views, Interface Views, Consumption Views, Extension Include Views), SAP HANA Database Structure, OData Services, Analytics Engine, SAP HANA InA, and Business Intelligence Consumer Services (BICS) interfaces, Execution of SQL Queries on CDS views, Reporting and Visualization
  • Intuitive individual with an ability to manage change and proven time management
  • Working experience in multi-cultural global teams.


Preferred Professional and Technical Expertise
  • You love collaborative environments that use agile methodologies to encourage creative design thinking and find innovative ways to develop with cutting edge technologies
  • Knowledge of features in S/4 HANA 1909 version ( Up coming version)


About Business Unit
IBM Services is a team of business, strategy and technology consultants that design, build, and run foundational systems and services that is the backbone of the world's economy. IBM Services partners with the world's leading companies in over 170 countries to build smarter businesses by reimagining and reinventing through technology, with its outcome-focused methodologies, industry-leading portfolio and world class research and operations expertise leading to results-driven innovation and enduring excellence.

Your Life @ IBM
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Impact. Inclusion. Infinite Experiences. Do your best work ever.

About IBM
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Location Statement
For additional information about location requirements, please discuss with the recruiter following submission of your application.

Being You @ IBM
IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.


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