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Role - Lead Consultant
Position - SAP Basis – Migration Consultant
Location - Stuttgart, Germany

Technical skills (Required - Mandatory)

  • SAP Basis & SAP Basis Security Design & Architecture Experience is mandatory
  • SAP certification for OS/DB migration
  • Experience in preparing the SAP infrastructure bill of material for on-prem, Azure & AWS deployments based on the architecture requirements.
  • SAP NetWeaver, all recent releases
  • S/4HANA conversion expertise
  • D Databases: HANA, Oracle, MSSQL, SAP DB/MaxDB, DB2, Sybase,
  • Good understanding of the underlying infrastructure stack: Hypervisor, OS (UNIX, Windows), Storage, Network
  • Software related HA/DR approaches and tools (Database replication, Oracle RAC, MSSQL always-on, SAP ERS)
  • Infrastructure based HA/DR approaches and tools (cluster, storage replication, Site Recovery Manager)
  • Proven experience in delivering Automations
  • Downtime minimized migration approaches
  • Tuning and optimization of migration processes
  • Expertise in Version/EhP upgrades
  • Expertise in Capacity Planning
  • Expertise in SAP on AWS and Azure cloud
  • Conceptual knowledge of Network routing
  • SAP related archiving platforms (e.g. Opentext/IXOS, IBM common store) and WORM storage solutions (e.g. EMC Centera, iTernity ICAS)
  • Monitoring platforms: Avantra/XANDRIA, Nagios, Icinga, SolarWinds
  • SAP R/3 (outdated versions)
  • SAP Business Objects

Technical skills (Required - Nice to have)
  • SAP Content Server
  • SAP Solution Manager core functions
  • Server migration tools
  • File replication tools
  • Backup infrastructure
  • Monitoring platforms: Avantra/XANDRIA, Nagios, Icinga, SolarWinds
  • Host spool systems
  • Test tools (e.g. LoadRunner, NeoLoad)

Language skills needed
  • English, German

Soft skills
  • Excellent in verbal and written communication.
  • Excellent presentation skills
  • Strong analytical and troubleshooting skills
  • Proven experience with migration to Cloud as well as within on-premise infrastructure
  • Understanding of compliance requirements related to SAP migrations
  • ITIL certification
  • PMP certification or equivalent
  • Test planning and supervision

Area of responsibilities
  • Design of customer specific migration strategies
  • Lead migration planning workshops
  • Define target technical architecture for SAP landscapes
  • Development of migration factory processes for high amount of systems including development of automation approaches
  • Performance tuning of SAP systems
  • Downtime minimized migration processes
  • Identification of infrastructure requirements (e.g. Network Bandwidth, Physical Media shipment)
  • Presentation of migration planning to internal and customer stakeholder
  • Consulting on the migration of non-SAP systems closely related to the SAP environment
  • Planning of technical migration tests
  • Consulting of internal and external support teams regarding application migration tests
  • Supervision of migrations performed by the migration team
  • Collaboration with internal and external support teams, including vendor support
  • Troubleshooting and optimization of individual migrations
  • Migration of SAP related tools & outdated SAP / database products
  • Plan & implement S/4HANA Conversions, EHP upgrades, version upgrades
  • Automate migration assessment and execution steps.
  • Migration of non-SAP systems
  • Experience in Unicode conversions