SAP Basis/ Hana Administrator

Transnet - Durban, KwaZulu-Natal

Full-Time | IT

Closing date yi 7 ka July 2020

Transnet SAP Basis/ Hana Administrator Durban


  • The SAP Basis Administrator is responsible for the installation, upgrade, and maintenance of SAP systems.

Additional areas include:


  • Ongoing maintenance and performance tuning of the various databases.
  • Monitoring of critical resources
  • Transport migration
  • Ongoing Compliance of control checks.
  • Backup and Restore testing.


  • Bachelor’s degree or Relevant NQF 7 with Information Technology as a major subject.
  • SAP BASIS certification
  • Minimum of 3 years operational experience in installations, maintenance, trouble shooting, recovery and upgrades.

Skills & Competencies

Knowledge required:


  • Strong knowledge of SAP ECC 6.0, Solution Manager, Administration of IBM DB2, HANA, Oracle database. AIX Operating
  • System, Tivoli Storage Management.
  • Performing Tape Backup and Recovery
  • Managing Schema and Storage structures

Skills Required:

  • Ability to work in teams
  • Attention to detail
  • Good written and oral communication and presentation skills.
  • Excellent Analytical and Problem solving skills.
  • Strong technical writing skills
  • Excellent troubleshooting and problem resolution skills
  • Ability to handle highly confidential information in strictly professional manner.


  • Implement and maintain the multiple SAP instances that comprise the TPT SAP environment.
  • DB2/Oracle/ HANA database installation, administration and support
  • Database performance monitoring and fine-tuning
  • Security Administration
  • Batch Job management
  • Manage SAP users, authorizations, and profiles.
  • Ensure Backups are performed. Restore testing and fine tuning
  • Perform SAP client administration (create client, copy client, delete client, export/import client) as required.
  • Participate in the planning and implementation of SAP system upgrades.
  • Develop and maintain system documentation for all SAP instances and interfaces.
  • Provide status reports on BASIS administration activities to management.
  • Plan and Implement patch and security upgrades
  • Ensure compliance to audit and security requirements.

Additional Information

Online appliacation option:

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Lomsebenzi ufakwe ngu Siseko Gwegwe nge 30 ka June 2020