SAP BW Developer

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Location
Portsmouth, Hampshire, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
06 Oct 2017
Closes
01 Dec 2017
Ref
342050501
Clearance Level
None / Undisclosed, SC
Job Type
Permanent
Job Purpose
  • Create, Maintain and Support Corporate DW Solutions based on SAP BW and on-premis SAP platform.
  • Design and implement staging areas, data warehouse, and data mart OLAP cubes.
  • Design and implement data quality and data cleansing requirements and methodologies.
  • Manage scheduling, support, tools, and maintenance of integration processes.
  • Interact and collaborate with other team members, business users, and software vendors.
Key Tasks
  • Employ technical, analytical and customer service skills to specify, design, implement, test, deploy, and maintain SAP BW based solutions that support business intelligence efforts
  • Identify and suggest existing or new emerging standards and best practice for the DW team.
  • Support the development, exploitation and evolution of the Babcock SAP BW platform.
  • Provide guidance across the stakeholder community and work with the BI Lead to ensure all solutions are fit for purpose, deliver business value and benefit from corporate programmes.
  • Exceed customer expectations through the delivery of consistent, well documented and supportable BI solutions.
  • Maintain and Support Corporate BW based Reporting Solutions, including a new SAP ERP implementation.
  • Manage and monitor job schedules and provide fix for any failed schedules/jobs.
  • Engage with the Quality and Test Lead to ensure quality solutions are transitioned to the live environment.
The above list of job duties is not exclusive or exhaustive and the post holder will be required to undertake such tasks as may reasonably be expected within the post.
Technical & Specialist Knowledge Essential
  • Three years plus experience of managing business information requirements to deliver effective warehousing functionality to enhance operational performance and reporting using SAP BW.
  • Track record of developing and managing the delivery of SAP BW solutions under tight business deadlines
  • Data modeling and Data architecture skills using SAP BW tools
  • Bachelor's Degree in an Information Systems Field or preferably 3 years plus  experience designing and/or delivering solutions.
  • Expertise in SAP Business Warehouse (BW) Data modelling, SAP Data Extraction process, SAP Process Chains, and SAP Business Explorer (BEx).
  • Experienced in data modeling (physical and logical), profiling, enterprise data architecting, data quality and data governance
  • SAP BW server architecture, data governance and end-end implementation experience
  • Experience to write scripts and complex SQL statements
  • Experience in performance tuning of SAP BW solutions.
  • Ability to work as part of a team and offer solutions/support to colleagues
  • Good communication skills - to document and review SAP BW designs in a manner that Developers and Analysts can understand
  • Ability to relate feedback to both the technical side of the team and also a range of external/internal stakeholders
  • Ensure any costs incurred are for an agreed project or an existing budgeted SLA.
  • Evidence of working in a challenging and complex organisation and demonstrable experience of contributing to business and technical change.
  • Good experience of understanding and capturing business requirements, specification writing and delivery of technical solutions to an agreed standard.
  • Experience delivering solutions to an agreed standard using industry standard methodologies.
  • Proven experience working in a small team delivering technical solutions to business requirements.
  • Ability to deal with and manage conflict whilst building successful business relationships across a range of stakeholder groups.
Desirable
  • SAP BW certifications (highly desirable)
  • SAP BOBJ report design, development experience is nice to have
  • Experience of one or more SAP full lifecycle implementations using SAP BW
  • Experience, of building data cubes or queries that can be reused across multiple reports or used by the business to self generate reports.
  • Informations systems related Degree.
  • ITIL Foundation.
Person Specification Essential
  • Work closely with the BICC Team demonstrating 100% commitment to excellence in everything you do, a real desire to deliver quality service to customers at all times, the ability to support the team through periods of change and growth, be self-motivating, flexible, hard-working and thorough
  • Well-developed communication and presentation skills.
  • Aptitude to work collaboratively across IT and non IT departments.
  • Ability to effectively communicate and influence others.
  • Experience of working in technical teams with large enterprise class systems.
  • Must be able to follow agreed processes and make suggestions for improvements.
  • Good creative thinking, problem solving and analytical skills.
  • Willingness to undertake reasonable travel for work.
Desirable
  • Proven ability to build trust with stakeholders.
  • Flexible and creative problem solving skills.
  • Current Security clearance.
Security
  • Must have or be able to gain MOD SC security clearance.
  • Other security clearances as contracts demand; e.g. Met Police, CRB Check.
Dependant on the administrative privileges required for this role the job incumbent may have access to controlled technology and or information, such as, but not limited to, ITAR.
 
Application Information:
 
Babcock offers a competitive salary and benefits package including 25 days holiday entitlement plus public holidays, money purchase pension scheme with life assurance, share ownership scheme and a broad range of career opportunities.
 
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