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Senior SAP Technical Specialist

Job Information
LocationRecruitment Agency / Vacancy in SA. Johannesburg
SalaryR300K – R240K
Job TypePermanent
EducationCertification on SAP Basis
Experience7 years relevant working experience

Job Description

We are looking for a Senior SAP Technical Specialist to join a company based in Johannesburg. Candidates will be responsible for the system performance and capacity management as well as monitoring and maintaining all Data Centre infrastructures.


• Provide all technical support required for a complex SAP system landscape, which includes Operating Systems, Databases, ERP and related systems, as well as separate instances for the Development, Quality Assurance and Production environments.

• Provide support 24 Hours/Day/7 Days/Week, including being on standby and reacting timeously to any problems reported with the operation of the SAP system

• Ensure daily backups are taken of all systems and for having the capability to recover the system in a Disaster Recovery scenario

Qualifications and Experience:

• 7 years relevant working experience

• 5 years SAP experience

• Certification on SAP Basis

• Certification on Operating systems (UNIX, LINUX, Windows)

• Certification on Data Base Management Software (Preferably Oracle)

• Certification on Data Centre Operational Management-

• Backup and Disaster Recovery knowledge

• Strong technical and problem solving skills

• Good knowledge of best practices for a SAP Technical Landscape

• Good knowledge of SAP System landscape and interfaces

• Good knowledge of SAP transport system

• Ability to stay abreast of new SAP Landscape developments

• Good knowledge of functioning of all Data Centre infrastructure, including air conditioning units, lighting, UPS, generator, warning sensors, batteries, alarm systems, fire extinguishers and flooring

Interested candidates can forward their comprehensive written applications to the following e-mail: or fax to: 086 600 7977, you can also contact Nicola or Shamiso on 011 807 8064

Correspondence will only be conducted with short listed candidates. Should you not hear from us within 3 working days after the closing date, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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