Position Details

SAP BI DEVELOPER / HANA POSITION

SAP BI Developer
Full Time Direct Hire
Salary is DOE (target is ~110-125k + 10% bonus)
San Diego, CA 92128 (Carmel Mountain, off the 15 and 56)

Required Skills / Experience:
SAP BI and DW
BusinessObjects (BOBJ) / Business Explorer (BEx)
SAP HANA modeling for data provisioning and optimizing the models

Nice to Have:
Expertise with performance tuning the HANA environment
Expertise in HANA Live and SAP HANA Modeler
SAP BW Integrated Planning (IP) for designing and developing Planning applications
Expertise in developing and maintaining data models, ETL programs and complex queries
Expertise in data integration from various source systems and developing unified data architecture and models
Expertise in SAP Landscape Transformation (SLT), Smart Data Access (SDA) etc.
Expertise in designing and developing SAP BW IP applications
Knowledge of SAP Financials, Procurement, Sales and HR
Experience with creating BOBJ reports based on HANA Native Models through IDT Universes
Extensively worked in design and development of custom Extractors from ECC
Experience in extraction of data from ECC using the standard content and development of BI Objects like Data source, DSO, Cube, Multi Provider, Open Hub and Process Chain etc.
Knowledge in ECC 6.0 particularly in FICO, PS, MM and PM areas
Ability to align the BI requirements with proper tool(s) to satisfy the BI solution requirement
Knowledge to write ABAP Code where necessary
Knowledge in building reports using Webi, Universe, Analysis for Office etc.
Knowledge of routine BASIS activities
Knowledge of reporting tools tableau
Experience with Agile development
Windows and Microsoft Office: Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Visio and Outlook
Experience in energy, construction, real estate development or similar project management-intensive industry
Bilingual (English/French) a plus

Soft Skills:
Ability to establish and maintain constructive working relationships with SMEs, super-users, internal and external IT resources on assigned projects, working toward common business objectives, timelines, and quality delivery
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Strong initiative and ownership of work
Independent, self-directed, self-motivated desire to succeed
Strong organizational skills to handle multiple priorities
Commitment to high standards, integrity and ethics
Strong business acumen, critical thinking, and problem solving
Strong group facilitation, influencing and negotiation skills

Responsibilities:
Develop and maintain BI application and reporting solution, working with Business, IT and vendor teams
Understand requirements, develop functional/technical design documents and communicate solutions that will be implemented
Develop/contribute to application roadmaps/implementation approach and project plans
Develop Native Hana Models / BW HANA Models and BI/BW reports primarily using Business Explorer (BEx) and BusinessObjects (BOBJ) programs
Determine how to leverage technology to create solutions that satisfy the business requirements including data provision to and from the HANA platform
Integration of SAP BW queries developed using BEx and Web Application Designer is required
Serve as a technical resource for business teams to help define, estimate, and propose solutions for business opportunities
Perform requirements analysis, design, development, testing and implementation of BI applications and reporting solutions
Develop proofs-of-concept and prototypes to help illustrate approaches to technology and business problems
Prepare visual diagrams of system architecture, functionality, and process flows. Understand and actively support the application architecture and IT strategy
Work with Business and IT team members (onsite/offsite), to ensure proper implementation of solutions
Educate organization on available and emerging toolsets
Present solutions to leadership, project teams, and other stakeholders adapting style to both technical and non-technical audiences
Determine and use available tool to make the report that best fit for analysis and presentation
Develop end-user Test scripts to assure expected performance quality levels meet standards in development efforts
Work with business team members to complete System and Integration Testing
Communicate with users for business questions, project updates, follow ups, data and report validations, sign offs and for overall support
Analyze and communicate issues and resolution, including problems with data integrity, data design, functional, technical and software issues
Prepare project related documentation including object designs, business rules, technical information etc.
Provide support and maintenance of the production, development and quality assurance environments
Collaborate with the IT and user(s) departments to develop specifications for system enhancements for continuous improvement
Provide end user support during enhancements, upgrades and implementations as needed
Comprehend and comply with IT policies and processes
Maintain a good working knowledge of current and new software functionality available related to assigned systems, through independent research, and attending relevant conferences, trade shows, and vendor-sponsored events
Participate as a productive collaborative team member

Summary
The SAP BI Applications Developer will participate in the development and support of Business Intelligence (BI) applications and reporting solutions using our Enterprise Data Warehouse (DW) and Business Intelligence (BI) system using SAP HANA. The developer will work with key personnel in all areas of the company. They will have extensive knowledge and skill in Native HANA Model Designing, BusinessObjects tools, BEx and reporting solution design and development. Although hands-on, this person will have an analytical mind with the ability to ask questions to guide the our personnel in the design and development of meaningful BI and analytics solutions. The Developer will help drive the use of available Enterprise DW and BI tools. They will also be a strategic thinker that will assist in shaping, planning and implementing vision for future BI and analytics applications development. Candidates should have expert level understanding of SAP BI and SAP HANA tools, technologies and methodologies. Candidate should have expertise in SAP BW Integrated Planning (IP) for designing and developing Planning applications.

Company Information/Benefits
Leading Renewable Energy Company
Bonus
Medical (multiple options including one that is 100% paid)
Dental and Vision
Matched 401k
Discounted Onsite Lunch
Onsite Gym

Working Conditions:
95% of time is spent in the office environment, utilizing computers, servers, peripheral equipment, phones, and general office equipment. 5% of the time is spent traveling outside of the office to other company locations or vendor locations located in the US, Canada and Mexico, for project related work, and to attend conferences, trade shows, and professional development events.


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