SAP Data Migration Specialist (f/m)

 StepStone ·  12.10.2018 ·  Heidelberg ·  HeidelbergCement AG

HeidelbergCement is one of the largest global building materials companies. With more than 60,000 employees in 60 countries, we are known for our expertise and superior quality. Our headquarters in Heidelberg alone employ over 900 people from all corners of the world creating a diverse work environment. As a global corporation with a strong emphasis on growth and performance in a dynamic international business, we have always kept our feet on the ground. Performance is a core value of our company culture and our employees’ skills and abilities are our key to success. The department Group Information Technology at our Headquarters in Heidelberg, Germany is looking for a SAP Data Migration Specialist (f/m) to support our Group IT Programme Management department.

Prepare, organize and support the data migration and cut-over process during SAP implementations or SAP roll-outs in an international environment

Ensure the smooth go-live of SAP deployments and drive the data plan and the execution of tasks against this, as well as local co-ordination and execution in cooperation with Project Management

Support the cut-over planning in different projects

Work on multiple data migration implementation projects simultaneously

Monitor data and cut-over progress and communicate to leadership team including status, progress, issues, etc.

Provide troubleshooting in a consultative role with the clients to advise on best practices where appropriate

Refine data migration processes to be clear and efficient

Perform the data loads into the SAP Core System

Conduct & facilitate workshops with business representatives & project team

Define and create new upload tools (mainly LSMW)

Very good educational background, preferably in the fields of computer science or engineering

Demonstrable experience with migrations of SAP data in complex, global, release-deployed SAP programmes

Good understanding of key SAP functional process streams and solid understanding of the SAP data model and most commonly used master- and transactional data elements

Proven pro-active team player and self-starter with problem solving skills using techniques to identify the root cause of the issue and the ability to clearly communicate

Ability to work on multiple projects and deliverables simultaneously

Strong expertise with MS Office and SAP

Solid technical background with understanding and/or hands-on experience in software development

ABAP programming and experiences with the LSMW toolset would be a big advantage

Openness for new technical solutions

Excellent client-facing and internal communication skills

Solid organizational skills including attention to detail and multi-tasking skills

Structured and target-oriented working style, assertiveness with clear focus on rapid implementation

Willingness to travel and to participate in IT roll-out projects worldwide

Strong resilience

Very good English language skills, German and/or French language skills would be an advantage — ein Projekt von DIPLANET Digital Solutions Impressum