Sr. SAP BOBJ Data Engineer

at Schuback Search Associates
Published July 15, 2022
Location Dallas, TX
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  


Job Description

This highly visible, central North Dallas company is seeking to hire an experienced Data Engineer/Developer with a strong background working with SAP Business Objects. This senior-level professional position is responsible for the design, implementation, and technical support of billing and payment function-related software. Other duties include: troubleshoots and analyzes current system to ensure effective operation and utilization.

Primary Duties

1. Work with business units to analyze current operational procedures, identify problems and learn specific input and output requirements. Also consults with various departments regarding business strategies, the capabilities of the existing system, and use of those capabilities to satisfy those business requirements. Establishes cross-functional teams for process improvements as required.

2. 2. Plan and prepare technical reports, status updates, and instructional manuals. Creates reference material by documenting new and modified software system applications and processes. Create support documentation such as formal process mapping, business requirements, management plan, and requirements traceability matrices.

3. Provides technical-level user support, business-level user support, and appropriate training for current, new, or modified business applications to internal and external customers.

4. Helps coordinate day-to-day tasks such as monitoring, exception reporting, and resolution of problems in the production operation, communicating with internal business areas, external service providers and other IT areas.

5. Develop detailed business requirements specifications for system and application upgrades. Also prepares functional specifications. Defines and documents application control procedures, testing operations, conversion plans, and report formats.

6. Responsible to identify, configure, and test application systems to handle new application requirements or to support changes. In addition, debugs problems and performs project management tasks, from project definition through project implementation.

7. Analyze technical problems including data issues, workflows, and production reports/interfaces. This involves research, testing, logging, and following up on system issues. Also assists in root cause analyses when necessary.

8. Keeps abreast of new and changing technological advances in program languages, utilities, tools and client/server technology to ensure achievement of optimum results.

9. Maintains complex software applications through the preparation and testing of software code. Proactively investigate potential system problems; recommend solutions and initiate corrective action. Also recommends and develops innovative business solutions and alternatives for complex problems resulting in efficient, economical business processes and application systems.

10. Performs other related duties as required.