SAP BW Architect - Information Officer
American International Group - Parsippany, NJ

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§Senior Architect for BW/BI projects, responsible for designing, developing and supporting the SAP Business Warehouse including InfoObjects, InfoCubes, DSO Objects, DataSources, User Exits, InfoSources, Update & Transfer Rules, and Communication Structures

§Provides technical expertise, guidance, and direction to staff of the production support team

§Understands and operates under budgetary
guidelines and manages expenditures according to budget

§Reviews and improves the productive applications on a regular basis and identifies improvements in performance and costs. Coaches and mentors production support team with regards to current performance and future development;

§Explores new technologies and suggests optimal architecture design to include innovative vendor solutions. Plans and runs proof of concepts and trains team in new technology.

§Partners with peers when coordinating initiatives across IS functions; secures the involvement and participation of other IS organizations, as needed, to deliver high quality application solutions and support

§Hands on analysis and improvements of existing production processes such as data extraction, data acquisition, query performance and data design.

§Consults with customers across multiple sites, multiple disciplines, and multiple countries to develop BW/BI architecture that supports and enhances the business strategies

§Demonstrates proficiency in areas of business continuity, security and data privacy; ensures systems are designed and built with appropriate levels of protection

§Identifies and evaluates new technologies that can provide competitive business value and marketplace advantage; consults with customers to develop technological assessments and vendor due-diligence; assesses new technology return, readiness, risks and relevance

§Advocates and enforces applicable standards, policies, procedures, and best practices in the implementation and/or maintenance of application or application modules

Position Requirements
§Minimum of 10 years related professional experience

§Minimum of 5 years related SAP BW Development experience

§Minimum of 5 years technical development experience

§Managed a team through 1 or more BW implementations and/or upgrades

§Hands on experience with SAP BW development using SAP R/3 data sources, non-SAP data sources, BW business content and extensions, custom content, and flat-file loading

§Hands on experience with SAP BW development including BW data modeling, Business Warehouse Remote Cubes, Multi-Cubes, DSO Objects, InfoCubes, Transfer Rules, Start Routines, End Routines, Info Set Queries, InfoObjects and User Exits

§Hands on experience with BW Business Explorer Analyzer, Query Designer and Web Application Designer

§Hands on experience with data access options such as R/3 drill through, DSO reporting, InfoSets, master data reporting, 3rd party tools and configuring Report-Report Interface

§Hands on experience with SAP BW system administration and performance tuning

§Hands on experience with Web and Enterprise Portal

§Knowledge of ABAP programming preferred

§Must have in depth knowledge of SAP BW technical architecture including related technology e.g. SAP BWA, Nearline Storage, Archiving, etc...

§Must be creative, comfortable learning and using new technologies

§Demonstrated proficiency in Microsoft Excel, Word, Access and PowerPoint

§Prior experience with other reporting tools (Cognos, Business Objects, etc.) is a plus

§Must have ability to perform all facets of the System Development Life Cycle (SDLC)

§Must have demonstrated ability to understand business processes from a customer perspective

§Must have demonstrated ability to support a multi-site, multi-country customer base

§Must know what satisfies customers and make customer satisfaction a high priority for self and team

§Must have ability to work in a team environment, effectively interacting with others

§Must be results oriented, and demonstrate a “can-do” attitude – adaptability, flexibility and resourcefulness

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