Boston University SAP BW ARCHITECT/SENIOR DEVELOPER, IS&T Applications in Boston, Massachusetts

Tracking Code 5836/D1718 Job Description

Lead the architecture, development, and data content of the SAP BW environment at Boston University. Consult on service and operational aspects of the environment. Report to the Asst Director of Reporting and work with various senior technical managers and staff within the Boston University Information Services and Technology (IS&T;) organization, which includes SAP functional areas. Interface directly with senior management and administrators within department offices of Boston University. Develop and enhance SAP BW/HANA data models for BW reporting, data content and architecture strategies and BW reports using BEx tools and other interfaces. Lead team development and projects. Oversee and approve BW components from development through to production following standards and a formal release management process. Enforce report development standards, ensure that adequate documentation is generated and maintained by the team and mentor the technical work of other team members.

Required Skills

B.A./B.S. or equivalent, extensive experience in all aspects of SAP BW/HANA development and BW/HANA data modeling, knowledge of SAP ECC components of Finance, HCM, SRM, IP, and others. Working knowledge of BW 7.5, HANA and BI Tools is desired; Data modeling and Web Application Designer experience related to SAP BW is required. Experience on BW 7.5 or BW/4 HANA data modeling and object conversion is a plus. Should poses a good SAP BW related ABAP programming knowledge. IP experience a plus. Ability to research and solve technical problems using SAP OSS database is a plus. Appropriate SAP certifications are also a plus.

Ability to document technical specifications is required. Knowledge of procedural programming languages preferred. Ten years or more of IT experience, preferably in Higher Education a plus.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

Job Location Boston , Massachusetts, United States Position Type Full-Time/Regular