SAP Basis Administrator, Senior in Marysville, OH at ScottsMiracle-Gro

Date Posted: 8/21/2019

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Job Description

Here at Scotts Miracle-Gro there is no such thing as a typical day.  Our culture is constantly energized by new and exciting growth opportunities and at a rapid pace.  Every Associate plays an important role in providing innovative solutions for today’s gardeners and growers and contributing new ideas to improve operations. In our company you need grit, it is what we were founded on over 150 years ago and is what keeps us growing. Regardless of your level in the organization there is a platform for your voice to be heard and the ability to influence change. Family, community and hard working values are weaved into all that we do. Come grow with us, where we develop and nurture the next generation of leaders. ​

We are looking for a SAP Basis / HANA Administrator, Senior who will join our Information Technology team in Marysville, Ohio.

This position will be based at The Scotts Miracle-Gro world headquarters in Marysville, a suburb of Columbus, OH.  Not familiar with Columbus? Visit

The SAP Basis / HANA Administrator, Senior is responsible for advising on architectural, technical and business-impacting issues, as well as leading projects to implement changes in the environment.  This position is also responsible for leading the day-to-day support of all SAP components.

What you’ll do in this role:

  • Execution of installations, patches, upgrades, system tuning, and production support as necessary.

  • Provide technical (hands-on) support for projects and/or operational issues, for all platforms.

  • Develop, implement, and execute SAP BASIS / HANA DB policies and procedures to ensure the integrity and availability of SAP systems in support of the SAP applications.

  • Performance tuning methods for Oracle, HANA and SAP.

  • Perform configuration, analysis, and troubleshooting of both ABAP and Java stacks.

  • Backup and recovery experience for Oracle and HANA.

  • Provide knowledge transfer to other members of the team.

  • Perform system refreshes for QA, development, and training systems.

  • Manage, plan, schedule, coordinate, and perform Quality Audits to ensure that SMG standards. are followed in all Basis work performed by the Basis and Infrastructure administrators.

  • Manage and support multiple landscapes.

  • Will participate in 24x7 on-call rotation.

What you’ll need to be successful:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Engineering, Computer Science or Management Information Systems.

  • 4-6 years of experience in Basis and HANA database Administration.

  • Experience performing SAP System and HANA database install, upgrades, EhP upgrades, System Refreshes and System & Client Copies.

  • Good understanding of SAP architecture on cloud for failover capability.

  • Perform SDA Configuration in HANA DB with other Data Sources.

  • Experienced in HANA database Monitoring and Troubleshooting memory and other technical issues.

  • Good understanding of HANA DB performance, HA, DR and scalability.

  • Perform SAP HANA Administration including creation and management of schemas for different SAP systems, data model objects, and import/export content.

  • Install and configuring Data Provisioning tools such as SAP SLT, BODS and DXC.

  • Install and configure Nearline Storage system for BW system.

  • Able to setup standard SAP jobs to maximize system resources.

  • Perform transactional tracing and tuning for the online and batch users.

  • Able to design optimal configurations for multiple application servers.

  • Be able to handle the many different requirements of R/3, BW, PLM, Portal, SRM, eWM, HR.

  • Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing.

  • Strong planning and organizational skills, as well as follow through.

  • Ability to work with minimal supervision, strong customer service, and communication skills.

  • Ability to learn newer SAP technological components.

  • Strong perseverance abilities in the face of challenges and an ability to deal with conflicts constructively.

  • Strong multi-tasking skills and abilities to handle changing priorities in a fast-paced and dynamic environment.

  • Proven SAP systems delivery and/or system administration knowledge across the suite of major SAP applications versions like SAP R/3, ECC-6.0, eWM, Netweaver 2004S (BW & Portal), Solution Manager-7.x, SRM, BPC, SAP Business Objects, SAP NW Gateway, GRC, and PLM Systems.

  • Emphasis on Solution Manager-7.x SAP Basis level configuration experience on ChaRM E2E monitoring of ABAP & Java stacks, Service Now.

What we do for you (just to list a few cool ones):

  • Offer extremely competitive benefits including: Health, Dental and Vision coverage.

  • Onsite wellness center which includes: 2,400 sq. ft. fitness center, Walgreens pharmacy and Doctor’s office.

  • Beautiful campus and corporate offices designed like a log cabin offering free coffee, chef-run cafe and the best crushed ice!

  • Unbelievable 401K match (up to 7.5%) and discounted stock purchasing program (15% discount).

  • Our commitment to diversity and inclusion includes four employee resource groups: Scotts Women’s Network, Scotts Black Employee Network, Scotts Veterans Network and Scotts Young Professionals.

  • Generous holiday and vacation days.

Not interested in this role? Stay up to date on future opportunities by joining our ScottsMiracle-Gro and Hawthorne Gardening talent networks.

Scotts is an EEO Employer, dedicated to a culturally diverse, drug free workplace.

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Notification to Agencies:

Please note that the Scotts Miracle-Gro company does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Master Service Agreement, and specific approval to submit resumes to an approved requisition, the Scotts Miracle-Gro company will not consider or approve payment regarding recruiter fees or referral compensations.