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SAP Basis Administrator

Job Tracking ID:  85347-261074
Location:   Huntsville, AL
Job Type:  Full-Time/Regular
Date Updated:  February 05, 2019
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Job Description:


SAP Basis Administration for the Network Enterprise Center – Redstone Arsenal under the Army Logistics Transformation (ALTII) contract in support of the Global Combat Support System - Army (GCSS-Army) program.  Primary responsibilities will be to provide administration and support of a large and technically complex landscape of GCSS-Army Production/QA/Dev systems running SAP on Oracle databases.  The responsibilities will include but are not limited to design, administration, installation, configuration, troubleshooting, monitoring, integration, backup/recovery, optimization, and problem resolution in the SAP landscape.  This position is key to the ongoing success of the GCSS-Army program and will require an individual with strong motivation and desire to execute at a high level.  Candidate will need to have a strong understanding of underlying UNIX systems and Oracle databases and how SAP integrates and functions with them.




  • Installations, configurations, upgrades, and migrations of SAP instances (ECC, BI, BW, PI, Portal, etc).

  • Day to day operational activities related to the administration of SAP environments (transports, batch jobs, monitoring, troubleshooting, tuning, etc)

  • Application of support packages and installation of SAP related add-on software components.


  • Backup and Recovery Operations related to SAP and Oracle

  • RFC creation and configuration of TMS

  • Analysis of ABAP dumps

  • Database Administration


Experience and Skills:


Required –

  • Strong SAP Basis Administration skillset (install, upgrade, migrate, troubleshoot, etc)

  • Strong understanding of underlying UNIX OS (preference to AIX)

  • Strong troubleshooting and root cause analysis skills.

  • Experience with Netweaver on both ABAP and Java stacks

  • Ability to work independently on complex technical tasks.


    Preferred –

  • Experience working in a DoD related environment

  • Oracle database knowledge and/or database administration experience.

  • UNIX shell scripting

  • Experience with backup/recovery of SAP/Oracle databases


  • AIX

  • BMC Control-M


  • 8+ years directly applicable experience administering SAP

  • CompTIA Security+ certification required prior to start

  • BA/BS in a Computer Science, Engineering, or related scientific/technical discipline preferred

  • Computing Environment certification preferred

Additional Information:
Job Level:   Mid Career (2+ years)
Number of Openings:  
Years of Experience:  
Level of Education:   Some College
Starting Date :   ASAP