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SAP NS2 HANA DBA-Virtual-20171

What we offer

Our company culture is focused on helping our employees enable innovation by building breakthroughs together. How? We focus every day on building the foundation for tomorrow and creating a workplace that embraces differences, values flexibility, and is aligned to our purpose-driven and future-focused work. We offer a highly collaborative, caring team environment with a strong focus on learning and development, recognition for your individual contributions, and a variety of benefit options for you to choose from. Apply now!



SAP NS2 HANA DBA-Virtual-20171


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 infrastructure customers.

Must be a U.S. Person

All internals must have manager’s approval to transfer



General Responsibilities

  • Support a Production Cloud environment built on SAP HANA.
  • Debug End to End issues that occur within production Hana environments
  • Performance tuning of Hana DB for use with SAP HCM applications.
  • Implement and monitor replication technologies related to HANA including SAP Replication Server, SDI, and DS.
  • Perform database backup and restores, point in time recoveries.
  • Close cooperation with development: set up systems and scenarios enabling development to provide fixes in the shortest possible time period
  • Analyze performance and scalability of the SAP HANA database providing input for architectural enhancements
  • Support multiple 24/7/365 customer facing Hana database environments
  • Must be able to provide rotating on call support and after-hours support for system maintenance.
  • Close collaboration with Services and Delivery teams to analyze issues between the app and database
  • Set-up database monitoring solutions and reporting functions for interaction with operations
  • Design and deliver operational processes for monitoring and troubleshooting Hana database



  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Information Technology, or related technical discipline
  • 7+ years of technical experience in database architecture (preferably Hana related)
  • 3+ years practical experience with SAP Hana in a quality, test, or development environment
  • Experienced professional in database performance tuning focusing on HANA, and MSSQL to a lesser degree.
  • Experience with data replication technologies including SAP Replication Server, Smart Data Integration, and Data Services.
  • Experience with other database technologies including Microsoft MSSQL, and MySQL beneficial.
  • Experience with database monitoring and reporting beneficial
  • Prior experience with Amazon AWS, GovCloud, Azure, or other virtualization technologies beneficial
  • Experience in ITIL environment, with an understanding of release workflow such as Production, QA, Test, and Dev.
  • Prior experience supporting Federal agencies is a plus


Core Competencies:

  • SAP HANA database experience
  • Very good analytical skills
  • Good knowledge of database architectures
  • Advanced LINUX and UNIX skills and experience
  • Expert communication and documentation skills




We are SAP

SAP innovations help more than 400,000 customers worldwide work together more efficiently and use business insight more effectively. Originally known for leadership in enterprise resource planning (ERP) software, SAP has evolved to become a market leader in end-to-end business application software and related services for database, analytics, intelligent technologies, and experience management. As a cloud company with 200 million users and more than 100,000 employees worldwide, we are purpose-driven and future-focused, with a highly collaborative team ethic and commitment to personal development. Whether connecting global industries, people, or platforms, we help ensure every challenge gets the solution it deserves. At SAP, we build breakthroughs, together.


Our inclusion promise

SAP’s culture of inclusion, focus on health and well-being, and flexible working models help ensure that everyone – regardless of background – feels included and can run at their best. At SAP, we believe we are made stronger by the unique capabilities and qualities that each person brings to our company, and we invest in our employees to inspire confidence and help everyone realize their full potential. We ultimately believe in unleashing all talent and creating a better and more equitable world.


SAP is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to the values of Equal Employment Opportunity and provide accessibility accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you are interested in applying for employment with SAP and are in need of accommodation or special assistance to navigate our website or to complete your application, please send an e-mail with your request to Recruiting Operations Team: Americas: Careers.NorthAmerica@sap.com or Careers.LatinAmerica@sap.com, APJ: Careers.APJ@sap.com, EMEA: Careers@sap.com.


EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability:

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their age, race, religion, national origin, ethnicity, age, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, et al), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, or disability.

Requisition ID:314453 | Work Area: Information Technology | Expected Travel: 0 - 10% | Career Status: Professional | Employment Type: Regular Full Time  | Additional Locations: Virtual - USA

SAP NS2 HANA DBA-Virtual-20171

Facility:  314453
Posted Date:  Dec 29, 2021
Work Area:  Information Technology
Career Status:  Professional
Employment Type:  Regular Full Time
Expected Travel:  0 - 10%

Herndon, VA, US, 20171

Nearest Major Market: Washington DC

Job Segment: SAP, DBA, Database, Engineer, ERP, Technology, Engineering