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SAP NS2 Basis Manager-Virtual-33607

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Date: Mar 30, 2021

City: Tampa, US, 33607

Company: SAP

Requisition ID: 279788
Work Area: Customer Service and Support
Expected Travel: 0 - 10%
Career Status: Professional
Employment Type: Regular Full Time
Career Level: T4PM

Recruiter Name: Kathy Thompson



SAP NS2 Basis Manager-Virtual-33607


SAP is the global market leader for business software and related services, and SAP National Security Services Inc.® (SAP NS2®) is an independent U.S. subsidiary, offering SAP solutions with specialized levels of security and support to meet the requirements of U.S. national security and critical

Must be a U.S. Person; NS2 does not offer Visa sponsorships for this role

All internals must have manager’s approval to transfer

Essential Functions of the Job:

  • Architect and implement day-to-day SAP basis administration activities in a complex multi-tier SAP landscape.
  • Provide operational and project support keeping focus on meeting project milestones. 
  • Ensure SAP based systems operate reliably and efficiently in a secure environment.
  • Ensure the adherence of standards and SAP best practices. 
  • Maintain close daily contact with vendor led SAP Basis team regarding assignments, work progress and statuses.
  • Be accountable for the support and proactive monitoring of the core SAP applications including installation, performance, break fixes and change requests per business requirements
  • Ensures that changes to SAP are delivered in line with business standards and do not cause any detrimental impact to Mercury systems.
  • Architect activities during upgrades and major releases with multiple stakeholders, working with Change and Release Management teams.
  • Research complex application/System integration issues with functional teams; examine integration between various systems (SAP and non-SAP) for inconsistencies.
  • Create detailed solution documentation and presentations.
  • Assist with the configuration and maintenance of High Availability and Disaster Recovery SAP solutions. 
  • Participate in Disaster Recovery testing to help ensure business continuity.
  • Input to the definition of the solution road map, integrating multiple disparate processes, and addressing short- and long-term organizational needs.



Required Experience:

  • Extensive Experience in Installations, System Copies, System Refresh, Integrations, Upgrades and Support of all SAP Systems (ABAP/JAVA/PI/SolMan/BW/BI/BOBJ/CRM/Portals) on Windows/Unix and MSSQL/HANA DB. 
  • Experience in SAP NW upgrades including support pack upgrades and version upgrades. 
  • Experience with HANA DB performance tuning and troubleshooting. 
  • Perform system maintenance and patching within a Windows Server environment
  • Experience working with scheduling software IBM Tivoli (TWS) & Control-m 
  • Extensive experience with working with Upstream and Downstream integrated systems 
  • Troubleshooting issues related to BW process chains, BW transports, failed BO reports, long running jobs in BW, BOBJ, BODS
  • Experience working on SAP Security, Database, hardware, networks and cloud & virtualization areas. 
  • Extensive experience on PI, SLD setup, data supplier RFC's, SLD bridges, and solution manager integration. 
  • Experience in SAP Java, portal issues, SAP java performance troubleshooting and RCA's. 
  • Experience to architect and design Kerberos/Portal/Mobile authentication process
  • Experience with CRM, SRM, e-sourcing and Ariba. 
  • Manage IIS and Load Balancer configurations. 
  • Manage and support on SAP bolt-on applications 
  • Manage/renew domain hosting & SSL certificates. 
  • Experience in BOBJ architecture, installation, configuration and performance tuning, administration, and promotion management. 
  • Experience in index creation at Application and database levels. 
  • Experience in Setup SSO and ADS for portal, SAP SAML/https implementation, and SICF / SICF_SESSIONS services activation. 
  • Experience with netWeaver gateway, SAP FIORI, OData SDK on ECC. FIORI and Add-On components installations. 
  • Experience with SAP Mobility and UX applications, troubleshooting services in SAP FIORI
  • Expertise in live Cache, Archiving, LDAP, CUA, SNC, Wily, Solution manager diagnostic, CCMS monitoring, early watch integration. 
  • Experience in planning and implementation of ABAP/JAVA/EHP/kernel/Support pack upgrades. 
  • Experience in system performance tuning, troubleshooting, system monitoring and daily BASIS activities. 
  • Experience in updates of Solution Manager, SLD and XI content as required. 
  • Experience with transporting non-ABAP Objects using CTS+ and NWDI architecture and processes.


Supervision Responsibilities

  • Receive direction as the Basis team lead on strategy and operational support on integrated SAP systems and infrastructure. 
  • Able to act independently, seeking consultation guidance and advice as appropriate
  • Actively develops team members and direct reports by providing day-to-day guidance, feedback, and on-the-job coaching
  • Actively manage third party offshore basis team



  • Bachelor’s degree in a relevant discipline or equivalent work experience
  • SAP basis architect certification is plus. 


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Nearest Major Market: Tampa

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