Verizon Lead SAP Basis Administrator in Irving, Texas

What you’ll be doing...

This Lead SAP Basis Administrator will manage and care for the evolution of the SAP ECC systems, along with reporting system interfaces Business Objects (BOBJ and BODS) for ERP system reporting. This position will have responsibility for managing the current complex landscape along with ensuring new enhancements are built and integrating across the SAP landscape properly. This resource will address production issues/requirements along with non-production partnership with business and development/testing teams to ensure success on any and all change requests for these systems. The SAP finance system currently manages the wireline financials and the ECC system along with the BOBJ reporting systems are a critical component.


  • Provide consolidated Infrastructure support across the SAP ECC landscape.

  • Provide consolidated infrastructure and administrative support of the BOBJ/BODS SAP reporting systems used by the FSG and financial business partner teams.

  • Provide leadership in the AWS migration strategy and implementation of public cloud for the SAP ECC and reporting systems (BOBJ/BODS).

  • Interact with technical and business users (including presentations) and all levels within the IT community.

  • IT Management – to report on financial results achieved as a result of development that is deployed.

  • Business Users – to advise use of SAP to enable sustainable business processes.

  • IT Developers – to design / assist in creation of authorization groups and their proper applications.

  • Business Leaders – review any processing issues and recommend solutions; make recommendations on modifications to business processes; make recommendations on reporting designs / approaches.

  • External Vendors – manage the relationship with SAP and others in the SAP area as required.

What we’re looking for...

You'll need to have:

  • Associate’s degree or two or more years of work experience.

  • Three or more years of relevant work experience.

  • SAP Basis Administration experience in enterprise systems

  • Experience with SAP financials

Even better if you have:

  • Bachelor's degree or four or more years of work experience.

  • Four or more years of relevant work experience.

  • Experience in business configuration within SAP in multiple Finance and Logistics related modules (each SAP module is equivalent to a legacy system).

  • For example, AM, PS, PP, PM, MM, IM, WM, SD, CATS, PPM, etc.

  • Information Technology experience regarding best practices for development, testing, controls, etc.

  • Knowledge of specific business areas – Accounting, Asset Management, Engineering, Construction, Sales, etc.

  • Experience in designing user-level security roles.

  • Experience in report design using BOBJ, Report Writer, Report Painter, Business Warehouse, Crystal.

  • Ability to coordinate work efforts of resources with diverse backgrounds to achieve outstanding results for business customer.

  • Ability to grasp business concepts quickly and apply knowledge of SAP processes to address business requirements.

  • Knowledge of SAP Solution Manager and its capabilities.

  • Understanding of SAP landscape design and its implications.

  • Knowledge of Business Objects.

  • Detailed knowledge and experience with SAP HANA; its deployment, upgrade methodologies, means to support deployed HANA solutions, familiarity with technical infrastructure / processes.

  • Enhanced knowledge of technical infrastructure required to manage ICF / ECF and expand it to other SAP environments.

When you join Verizon...

You’ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America’s fastest and most reliable network, we’re leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we’re about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.

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