IBM Services Center: Baton Rouge is currently growing its SAP Business Objects team. Join our team and utilize leading-edge technology to develop and deliver next generation applications for Mobile, Big Data, Cloud Computing and Smarter Commerce to our clients. You will be able to gain valuable on the job training while building in-demand technical skills. Our clients are some of the world's leading companies and you will be part of challenging projects to build and support technical solutions for their needs.
Your Role and Responsibilities
The IBM Client Innovation Center Baton Rouge has immediate opportunities for experienced forward-thinking SAP BI/BW HANA Consultant/Architect with a passion for growth and innovation. The success of IBM is in your hands as you transform vital business needs into innovation solutions to drive growth for our clients. Our clients are some of the world's leading companies and you will be part of challenging projects to build and support technical solutions for their needs You will have access to the latest education, tools and technology, and a limitless career path with the world's technology leader. Come to IBM and make a global impact!
Responsible for the rollout of technical and functional aspects of the SAP BI / HANA solution
Lead the integrated planning, design, implementation and support of SAP BI / HANA based solutions including SAP LT Replication Server, SAP ECC, SAP Data Services, SAP Business Warehouse (BW), Enterprise (Native) HANA and SAP BI/Business Objects in large and complex environments
Interact with both business and technical stakeholders for client companies
Be a team player, proactive, an effective communicator with ability to work independently and manage other development resources
Plan for SAP (Native) HANA or SAP BW implementations including sizing, scoping, high availability and disaster recovery strategy
Successful candidates for these positions will work on-site at the IBM Client Innovation Center in Baton Rouge, LA. The IBM Client Innovation Center is an in-bound delivery model where we support our clients from our Baton Rouge center. However, some travel is expected, and all candidates must be willing and able to travel to meet our client needs across the US. Travel is typically related to knowledge transfer and training at the client site (Monday thru Friday). You are expected to travel approximately 50% of the time post-Covid. Although we are currently allowing remote work, this is a traditional office position. You must live in or be willing to relocate to LA within 30 days of the office permanently reopening. This is not a permanent work from home position.
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
Required experience in Analysis for Office role with Embedded BW, strong AO skills with good experience on reporting from BW or S/4.
Experience designing and implementing SAP (Native) HANA Solutions, SAP Business Warehouse (BW) and BW on HANA solutions
Experience with SAP (Native) HANA data modeling, schema management, content import and export, data provisioning technology including SAP LT Replication Server, Data Services and Sybase replication server
Experience working with traditional SAP BW and SAP BW on HANA features
Experience with SAP Business Objects (BOBJ) tools, development lifecycle on either BW or SAP (Native) HANA from design through implementation and production support
Experience with SAP (Native) HANA and SAP BW Security concepts including User Management, Roles and Privileges
Experience with at least 2 SAP BW on HANA migration, architecture design and implementations
Experience with technical planning, installation, upgrade, Operating Systems DB migration and Unicode Conversion
Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
Must have the ability to work under pressure and adhere to deadlines
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Strong analytical and problem solving abilities
Ability to work independently with minimal supervision
Experience delivering Proof of Concepts
About Business UnitIBM Services is a team of business, strategy and technology consultants that design, build, and run foundational systems and services that is the backbone of the world's economy. IBM Services partners with the world's leading companies in over 170 countries to build smarter businesses by reimagining and reinventing through technology, with its outcome-focused methodologies, industry-leading portfolio and world class research and operations expertise leading to results-driven innovation and enduring excellence.
This job requires you to be fully COVID-19 vaccinated prior to your start date, where legally permissible. Proof of vaccination status will be required. If you are unable to be vaccinated due to medical, pregnancy or religious reasons, we offer accommodations in accordance with applicable law.
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Location StatementIBM offers a wide range of resources for eligible IBMers to thrive both inside and outside of work. In addition to a competitive benefits program consisting of medical and life insurance, retirement plans, and time off, eligible employees may also have access to:
*12 weeks of paid parental bonding leave. Family care options are also available to support eligible employees during COVID-19.
*World-class training and educational resources on our personalized, AI-driven learning platform. IBM's learning culture supports your restless attitude to grow your skills and build the depth and scale of knowledge needed to achieve your career goals.
*Well-being programs to support mental and physical health.
*Financial programs that empower you to plan, save, and manage your money (including expert financial counseling, 401(k), IBM stock discount, etc.).
*Select educational reimbursement opportunities.
*Diverse and inclusive employee resource groups where you can network and connect with IBMers across the globe.
*Giving and volunteer programs to benefit charitable organizations and local communities.
*Discounts on retail products, services, and experiences.
We consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable law.
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