Packaged Application Enablement Specialist - 2 year Fixed Term - Perth

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Packaged Application Enablement Specialist - 2 year Fixed Term - Perth

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We are currently recruiting for a SAP BW and Data Services (ETL) Specialist with ability to lead larger team and drive continuous improvement & innovation for a 2 year fixed term contract based in Perth, Western Australia.

Role and responsibilities:
The Role is responsible for the day-to-day management and proactive maintenance of the SAP BW and Business Objects Data Services landscape to meet the critical business SLA's.

Responsibilities include:

  • Design, develop, and configure software systems to meet client requirements either end-to-end from analysis, design, implementation, quality assurance (including testing), to delivery and maintenance of the software product or system or for a specific phase of the lifecycle.
  • Apply knowledge of technologies, applications, methodologies, processes and tools to support a client, project or entity.
  • Development of data services jobs by performing complex transformation including data encryption and decryption, data conversions and various performance optimization techniques.
  • Participating in client meetings to share ideas, present solutions to problems and assist in clarifying queries to gain customer acceptance
  • Performing application support role in a 24*7 environment in compliance to IT Service Management principles, adhering to SLAs, and maintaining high customer satisfaction (including on-call and after hours support activities)
  • Leading larger teams and drive improvement and innovation.
To ensure success in this role you will possess the following technical and professional skills:
  • Minimum 10+ years of experience in both a support and project role with minimum of 3 years in a project leadership capacity.
  • Minimum 7 years of experience in designing complex SAP Data Services job flows to extract from/load to various SAP and Non-SAP Systems
  • Minimum 2 years of experience of implementing data migration solutions using BODS to S/4 HANA and other Cloud solutions with at least 1 project experience in BODS Integration to Cloud i.e. AWS or Azure. Strong knowledge of SAP HANA Smart Data Integration and Smart Data Quality
  • Minimum 1 year of experience in Reporting Tools like SAP BO XI, SAP Lumira, Power BI
  • Strong experience in ITIL, and ITSM tools and ability to lead larger teams (with 25+ members) in an application support environment
    • Strong Business Intelligence and Analytical experience with hands-on knowledge on SAP BW and SAP Information Steward, exposure to HANA Modelling, understanding of Data Science basics, understanding of data lake and big data platform i.e. Hadoop. and understanding/experience of other ETL tools such as Informatica, AWS Glue
    • Strong understanding of various RDBMS like MS SQL, Oracle
  • Strong consulting skills, including analytical thinking, problem solving, and superior communication, presentation, and interpersonal skills and ability to effectively engage with clients and others
  • Practitioner must have Experience of Agile Experience and experience in (either in a leadership role or as participant) in driving Continuous Service Improvement, Automation (Test Automation and/or Robotic Process Automation) and process improvements.
  • You must have understanding of Energy & Utilities industry and an overall understanding of SAP products and their future directions
Compensation package from $82 110 (full-time equivalent inclusive of superannuation) and will be determined based on successful candidates relevant skills and experience.

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