Johannesburg Water – SPECIALIST: SAP BASIS AND DATABASE ADMIN REF:-SBD/JW349/2020


SPECIALIST: SAP BASIS AND DATABASE ADMIN REF:-SBD/JW349/2020

REMUNERATION: R34 274– R48 312 – BASIC SALARY PER MONTH EXCLUDING BENEFITS

PURPOSE
Responsible for Oracle database administration, SAP Basis administration, Solaris Operating system administration, security administration and SAP authorizations.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES
Perform systems health checks and implement preventative and corrective actions in line with IT operations calendar. Monitor SAP system interfaces between Johannesburg Water and City of Joburg. Configure, manage, and monitor the SAP Transport Management System. Implement SAP support packages and Patches/Notes as per SAP recommendation or as required by business.  Identify and resolve a variety of database integration issues including migration between disparate databases, integration, maintenance/conversion, capacity planning issues and new applications. Advise application programmers in the effective use of database languages. Perform Oracle database health checks, and implement preventative and corrective actions. Identify problem areas (bottlenecks) in the performance of the databases and implement controls and measures to resolve the problems. Install, configure, maintain and perform system integration testing of SUN Solaris operating systems and related utilities. Monitor system activities and fine tune system parameters and configuration to optimize performance and ensure security of system. Create new users on the SAP system. Ensure users are assigned roles that aligned to their job functions. Develop and maintain the Administration and Configuration guides for the SAP, Solaris and Oracle databases.

JOB REQUIREMENTS
Essential qualifications and experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree (NQF 7) / National Diploma (NQF 6) in Information Technology,
  • SAP certification
  • Minimum 5 yrs. experience working in SAP Basis and Oracle database administration supporting a business environment (500+ users).
  • Minimum 2 yrs. experience in a Supervisory or Team Leader capacity managing people.
  • Working knowledge of SAP Solution Manager, basic SAP roles and profiles administration.

Please forward your CV and qualifications to: Email:  jw.internalaudit@jwater.co.za quoting the relevant reference number and job title in the subject line of your correspondence