Job Description

These roles can be based in Wellington, Auckland, Tauranga or Christchurch.

Zag is the pre-eminant SAP Consultancy in NZ. Accenture, the leading Tech Consultancy globally, recognised this and acquired us in 2020. Working for us now means you'll benefit from the best of both worlds...a local company with local knowledge and a heart for the local economy and ways of doing things, backed by an incredibly successful global player in all things Tech. If Accenture doesn't do it, it's likely not worth doing!

Change is constant in the world of technology and, at Zag, we embrace change. In fact, we purposefully seek it, we initiate it, we drive it. Our busines is continuing to develop and is going from strength to strength....come, be part of this journey with us.

We are looking for 2 new Basis consultants for our Platforms practice - these are senior consulting positions in our Project implementation team.

You'll be working with all the latest SAP Technologies and be encouraged to trust your intuition and actively grab hold of challenges. We will support you with a terrific team culture of collboration and recognition and a leadership team that lead from the front and actively listen.

We have won recognition over the years for being one of the very best places to work - perhaps it's time you found out why.

Below is the experience and skills we're looking for. You may not fulfil all of them - that's OK - if you come close, then we'd still love to talk to you.

  • Minimum ten years of SAP Basis experience working with a range of SAP systems, particularly SAP S/4HANA, SAP Solution Manager, BW4HANA, Data Services/Information Steward and SAP Cloud Platform.
  • Excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills and ability to articulate messages via a variety of mediums.
  • Ability to lead a team to handle day to day operations including resourcing and overall team development and well being.
  • Able to articulate customer requirements and able to discuss within the team for deployment
  • Demonstrated experience coordinating with projects and stakeholders, troubleshooting technical issues and resolving system problems.
  • Able to work together with Delivery managers and support team on scheduling maintenance activities across Customers
  • Strong capability on SAP Solution Manager monitoring, configuration, EWA reporting, setting up managed system (Understanding and worked on a VAR PCOE is a plus)
  • Understanding of operating systems and ability to monitor system performance including hypervisors such as Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure and Google Cloud Platform.
  • Strong understanding on complex SAPRouter deployments and VPN configuration
  • Ability to analyze and solve problems, have a positive and constructive influence with others and move toward a common vision or goal.
  • Able to handle complex project environments that require multi-tasking to meet tight timeframes.
  • Ability to lead pre-sales activities and help with customer proposals and presentations (as required)
  • Demonstrated experience performing migrations between environments as per approved plans and ensuring the quality of environments by aligning to standards and creating repeatable run sheets.
  • Demonstrated experience performing SAP installations and upgrades across a range or operating systems and database platforms.
  • Local NZ SAP or Cloud market knowledge.


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