SAP BASIS MANAGER
Job Description: Promega Corporation, Madison, WI, is seeking an SAP Basis Manager that will manage a team of 2 to 5 on/off-site SAP basis administrators in strategic design, maintenance and monitoring of all SAP systems in a best practice manner that ensures the optimal performance of the systems and distribute workload on support issues, enhancements and projects among the team in a way that encourages high-quality results and career development for the team members. Essential duties will include: lead, document and advise others in the installation and maintenance of SAP systems, including ECC, BI, BPC, BOBJ, solution manager MII and others on windows server and SQL server databases; plan, design, document, budget and lead the basis and security activities to support implementation of new SAP systems and add-ons; work with IT management and business users to develop a strategy for future enhancements, architecture and design of Promega's SAP landscape; coordinate the maintenance of Promega's multi-landscape environments through basis administration, change management client copies, network and infrastructure maintenance, system refreshes and transport management; manage the relationship with and workload of 3rd party basis and security providers to optimize the SAP infrastructure, ensure system stability and optimize system performance; plan and manage maintenance of business activities such as printer and spool management, network monitoring, implementation of SAP OSS notes and installation of SAP patches and support packs; champion change and effectively manages the implementation of new ideas; reinforce team approach by supporting and soliciting input from team members across functional areas; communicate effectively with end users, identifying needs and evaluating alternative functional or technical solutions and strategies to meet their needs; responsible for meeting all assigned/agreed on target dates for projects as well as individual tasks; handle multiple and conflicting priorities in a professional manner; contribute to the budgeting process for capital and operational expenses related to the maintenance and enhancement of the SAP system; manage the operational support, enhancement and maintenance of Promega's SAP system, including service levels and related customer communications; understands and complies with ethical, legal and regulatory requirements applicable to our business.
Requires master's degree in IT, management information systems, telecommunication networks, business, or related field, and requires 7 years of experience with SAP, which must include the following: 5 years of experience working in a team environment, anticipating and meeting team needs, and working with little direction; 5 years of experience configuring, documenting, supporting and maintaining SAP systems, including extensive end-user contact and at least one SAP full lifecycle implementation; 5 years of experience implementing and supporting enterprise level SAP ERP and BI systems and related packaged applications (e.g., tax management, credit card processing, shippers/carriers, etc.) in a small- to mid-scale windows server/MS-SQL database environment; 5 years of experience working on SAP solution manager; and 2 years of experience in a functional or technical leadership position, mentoring other staff.
Applicants may apply online at: https://www.promega.com/aboutus/careers/