SAP HANA and S/4 Embedded Analytics
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Chicago, IL 60664
As a Package Consultant at IBM, get ready to tackle numerous mission-critical company directives. Our team takes on the challenge of designing, developing and re-engineering highly complex application components and integrating software packages using various tools. You will use a mix of consultative skills, business knowledge, and technical expertise to effectively integrate packaged technology into our clients’ business environment and achieve business results.
Your Role and Responsibilities
As the SAP HANA Analytics Consultant you will have the primary responsibility for the roll out of technical and functional aspects of the BW/HANA Analytics solution. You will lead the planning, design, implementation and support of SAP HANA and S/4 Embedded Analytics solutions. Solution includes leading edge tools such as S/4 Embedded Analytics, SAP BW powered by HANA, BW/4 HANA, Native HANA modeling, SAP Business Objects and SAP Analytics Cloud (SAC) in large and complex environments of SAP S/4 HANA, SAP ECC and non-SAP ERPs.
This position requires excellent verbal and written communication skills, ability to interact with both business and technical stakeholders of client companies and a proven track record designing and implementing S/4 embedded analytics, Native HANA Solutions, SAP BW powered by HANA and BW/4HANA. You will be a team player, proactive, an effective communicator with ability to work independently and manage other development resources.
+ Professional expertise:
+ Above all, the candidate should have the acumen to work closely with business stakeholders and building analytics solution for LOB areas such as Supply Chain, Finance, Manufacturing, Procurement and Logistics.
+ Working experience in Agile project environment with understanding of capacity management and user story preparation methods using tools like JIRA, Azure VSTS
+ Hands-on experience with Native HANA data modeling, schema management, content import & export, data provisioning technology including SAP LT Replication Server, Data Services and Smart Data Integration (SDI).
+ Hands-on experience with SAP S/4 Embedded analytics specifically with Core Data Services (CDS) views development technique.
+ Hands-on experience working with SAP BW powered by HANA and BW/4 HANA features, among others, standard and custom SAP BW Extractors, complex transformations, advanced DSOs, composite providers, exposing BW models as HANA views, mixed (hybrid) scenarios, HANA Analysis process in BW and LSA ++ best practice and performance optimization concepts.
+ Experience required in performance tuning of the HANA models.
+ Experience with administering, monitoring, troubleshooting, analyzing and resolving technical problems arises from the technical development.
+ Hands-on experience with Smart Data Integration (SDI), SAP SLT replication and SAP Data Services ETL design to integrate SAP and non-SAP environments.
+ Experience with various SAP Business Objects (BOBJ) tools (WEBI and Lumira Design) development lifecycle with BW/4 HANA, Native HANA and S/4 HANA from design through implementation and production support.
+ Experience required with BW/4 HANA, Native HANA and S/4 HANA Security concepts including User Management, Roles, and Privileges.
+ Experience with BW on HANA technical migration, BW/4 HANA conversion and XSA development skills is added advantage.
+ Experience required with capturing and documenting non-functional requirements, interpreting non-technical requirements, defining the architecture, preparing estimates and defining technical solutions to proposals.
We bring our global industrial-strength Application Management capabilities, modernized for a cloud world, together with our world-class cloud and mobile-powered Enterprise Application and Systems Integration skills. The integration of DevOps Innovation Services and Agile practices, along with IBM Design Thinking and a world of talent, enables us to deliver continuous innovation with speed, quality, and at the cost point required to keep clients at the top of their game.
Health Insurance. Paid time off. Corporate Holidays. Sick leave. Family planning. Financial Guidance. Competitive 401K. Training and Learning. We continue to expand our benefits and programs, offering some of the best support, guidance and coverage for a diverse employee population.
Our goal is to be essential to the world, which starts with our people. Company wide we kicked off an internal talent strategy program called Go Organic. At our core, we are committed to believing and investing in our workforce through:
+ Skill development: helping our employees grow their foundational skills
+ Finding the dream job at IBM: navigating our company with the potential for many careers by channeling an employee’s strengths and career aspirations
+ Diversity of people: Diversity of thought driving collective innovation
In 2015, Go Organic filled approximately 50% of our open positions with internal talent that were promoted into the role.
With an employee population of 375,000 in over 170 countries, amazingly we connect, collaborate, and care. IBMers drive a corporate culture of shared responsibility. We love grand challenges and everyday improvements for our company and for the world. We care about each other, our clients, and the communities we live, work, and play in!
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
+ At least 5 years’ experience in Native HANA Modeling.
+ At least 1 end to end S/4 HANA Embedded Analytics POC/Project including 1-year experience of Core Data Services (CDS) views.
+ At least 5 years’ experience in SAP BW powered by HANA (BW 7.4, BW 7.5 powered by HANA) including at least 1 year of BW/4 HANA experience
+ At least 5 years’ experience in Data Modeling and design.
+ At least 2 years’ experience in Data Services and SDI.
+ At least 5 years of experience with SAP Business Objects frontend tools with at least 1 year with SAP Analytics Cloud (SAC)
Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
+ Big data experience with platforms such as AWS S3, Snowflake, Azure SQL Data warehouse
+ Ability to write SQL Scripts, stored procedures and integrate them in the views.
+ Advance Analytics spectrum like HANA PAL, R and Python etc.
About Business Unit
IBM 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 business 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.
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