SAP Senior Support Engineer

  • 26 Weeks
  • Contract
  • England

Senior Support Engineer, SAP Network proxies, Infrastructure and Windows internals consultant is to provide exceptional remote-based support for mission-critical SAP applications as part of our global customer support team. The position has the responsibility for researching, troubleshooting and supporting of multiple Client Architectures, and implementations for our global clients who use 4.x, ECC and HANA environments.

The role of the Senior Support Engineer, SAP Network proxies, Infrastructure and Windows internals consultant requires functional experience, integration knowledge, infrastructure and networking expertise and skills to diagnose serious issues; then develop, test, package and deliver fixes for such issues in complex, integrated and highly-configured environments.


* 10+ years relevant experience in SAP Network proxies, Infrastructure and Windows internals consultant configuration, installation and administration
* 5+ years direct support of application end-users in a Corporate environment
* 4+ years of Enterprise Portal (EP5.x, 6.x, 7.x) and NetWeaver development
* 3+ years of SAP WAS 6.2, 6.4, ITS, EP5.x, 6.x, 7.x, NetWeaver, J2EE, Web Dynpro and iView design and development
* Working knowledge of multiple databases (Oracle, MSQSL, MaxDB, DB2, HANA etc.)
* Working knowledge of Solution Manager and its various ALM processes such as Solution Documentation, Test Management, Change Request Management, Application incident Management, technical operations. Landscape Transformation, Upgrade Management etc.Working knowledge of multiple operating systems (AIX, Linux, Windows etc.)
* A track record of successful roles in several SAP implementation or upgrade projects
* Deep working knowledge and understanding of supporting business processes
* Analytical, logical problem resolution skills
* SAP certification(s) preferred
* Knowledge of localisation’s: architecture, implementation and key functionality
* Expertise with SAP R/3, ECC, SAP Netweaver, SAP Knowledge Management including full life-cycle implementation experience, configuration and administration of the application
* Knowledge of maintenance/patching mechanics and SAP architecture
* Knowledge of transport strategy for portal content utilizing CTS+ (Enhanced Change and Transport System) or other SAP transport tools for JAVA-based development including portal content, Dynpro content and KM content
* Demonstrable history solving complex problems across multiple modules
* Proficient in setup of Source System for BW, BEx Web in NW20004s
* Installation, Configuration and Administration of NWDI (NetWeaver Development Infrastructure) and NWDS (NetWeaver Development Studio)
* Excellent knowledge about administering and managing SAP J2EE Web Application Server.
* Excellent knowledge of the tools: J2EE Visual Administration, Configtool, SDM, System Analyzer and other configuration tools in J2EE engine for portal components and applications
* Portal User Management Engine (UME) configuration with SAP R/3, LDAPs
* Single Sign-On Configuration between Portal and the SAP Systems
* Enabling SSL for Enterprise Portal and Knowledge Management & CollaborationConfiguring cluster installations for load balancing
* Installation and configuration of Apache as the Reverse Proxy
* Installed and configured TREX
* Knowledge in backup/recovery scheme for the portal

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Michael Sexton

Michael Sexton

Consultant | UK SAP Contracts
T: +44 (0)1206 212101