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Senior Technical Consultant - SAP BW

Date:  16-Jan-2023
Country:  India
Function:  Not Applicable


About Us

Olam International is a leading food and agri-business supplying food, ingredients, feed and fibre to over 19,800 customers worldwide. Our value chain spans over 60 countries and includes farming, processing and distribution operations, as well as a sourcing network of 4.8 million farmers. Through our purpose to 'Re-imagine Global Agriculture and Food Systems', Olam aims to address the many challenges involved in meeting the needs of a growing global population, while achieving positive impact for farming communities, our planet and all our stakeholders. Headquartered and listed in Singapore, Olam currently ranks among the top 30 largest primary listed companies in terms of market capitalisation on SGX-ST.

Olam Information Services (OISL) is a captive subsidiary of Olam International, Singapore offering IT Services & Global Business Services across its operations in 65 countries in Asia, Africa, EU & Americas. In Chennai, we currently have onboard more than 1000 highly motivated employees. Olam Digital has received International Innovation Award 2019 for Best Services and Solutions.

Olam Global Business Services (OGBS) is a captive unit that offers End to End business process and analytics solutions. OGBS currently offers its solutions in 6 Platforms: Finance, Supply Chain, People services, Risk & Market Compliance, Big Data Analytics and Business Intelligence. At this moment, OGBS is located in City of Chennai, India and provides its services to over 20 countries. Olam GBS has received Best Shared Services in India Award – 2019, by Shared Services Forum and Asia’s No.1 Shared Services in Process Improvement and Value Creation, 2019 by Shared Services and Outsourcing Network Forum.

Job Summary

Though the technology has continuously evolved over the years and is now becoming (is) the BW HANA system, the core tasks are still mostly the same. We have to get the data out of the source system and into the data warehouse. There are numerous technical objects involved in this, and these technical objects have changed substantially over the years, arriving where we are at today, with even the InfoCube disappearing or evolving. Once built, the data warehouse requires daily maintenance. One of the big tasks is to set up process chains to automate the loading of data, and many other tasks that need to be automated. Once designed by the consultant, the design intent is for the on-going maintenance of these to be performed by the client’s internal BW team.

Job Description

  • Build and enhance composite providers and Advance Data Store Objects in BW on HANA
  • Build and enhance BI objects such as InfoObjects, InfoCubes, Data Sources, Master Data, Transformations, DSO, Extractors, Process Chains and User Exits.
  • Build Native HANA model artifacts like Calculation Views, CDS Views etc
  • Working on SAP BW Modelling, BW Extraction, Performance Optimization and BEx Reporting 
  • Working on ABAP programming in writing the BADI's for customer exit variables and writing the start routine, end routine and field level routines etc.

Profile Description

  • Graduate/Post-graduate in Computer Science/Computer Applications with 5-9 years of experience in building the Composite providers, Advance Data Store Objects in BW on HANA, Native HANA model like Calculation Views, CDS Views etc. 
  • At least 1-2 project full life cycle implementation experience working in BW on HANA and Native HANA projects
  • Hands on with BW Modelling, BW Extraction, Performance Optimization, BEx Reporting.
  • Good functional knowledge in modules like SD, MM and FI
  • Should be able to handle the client independently (Email/Phone/Conference calls)
  • Strong analytical and conceptual design skills; strong problem-solving skills
  • Should be able to work in a team.
  • Ability to produce high quality work products under pressure and within deadlines.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills with all levels of end users.

Olam is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, nationality, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Applicants are requested to complete all required steps in the application process including providing a resume/CV in order to be considered for open roles.

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