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SAP Basis Administrator

Eli Lilly and Company

Indianapolis, IN
Posted Date:
Position Type:
Full time
Job Code:
Required Education:
Bachelors Degree
Areas of Expertise Desired:
Administration, Information Systems, Technical Support,

Job Description

The Global Services IT organization remains an integral part of the operations of Eli Lilly. The SAP BASIS Analyst will understand key technologies used in the area and the roadmap for those technologies, will partner with other IT organizations to ensure the technologies will enable defined business outcomes, and will define/design the architecture used in the area’s solutions. The SAP BASIS Analyst will also maintain compliant and in control operational processes and drive them to increasingly higher levels of efficiency. This position will report to the GSIT SAP Operations Manager.

Key Objectives/Deliverables •Partner with the Technical Architects, Business Process Architects, SAP and key customers to identify business problems, influence strategic IT direction & roadmap for SAP technologies
•Partner with global IT organizations (IT Architecture, GIS, Capabilities, etc) to define technology architecture roadmaps for SAP technologies
•Ensure execution of GSIT design and controls remain in compliance with government regulations and corporate procedures / guidelines while enabling business to operate efficiently
•Implement technical design related to new technologies and new or changes to business processes and ensure excellent implementation
•Implement system performance tuning and optimization efforts
•Lead and perform hands on execution of technical upgrades, projects, pilots, etc.
•Partner with solution delivery vendor(s) to achieve high quality solutions for change management, problem management, incident management, and service request management
•Coach/ Mentor management, peers, vendors, business partners on new technologies and design principles


•Bachelor’s Degree
•2-5 years’ experience in SAP BASIS Administration
•2-5 years’ experience with Linux
•2-5 years of ITIL based IT support with experience in Incident Management, Problem Management, and Change Management
•Qualified candidates must be legally authorized to be employed in the United States. Lilly does not anticipate providing sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g., H-1B or TN status) for this employment position
Additional Skills/Preferences  •1-3 years of experience and understanding of the legal, regulatory and data privacy environments in which the Company operates
•Understanding of how SAP technologies enable the GS IT Business Processes
•Prior experience supporting ORACLE and/or DB2 databases
•Demonstrated ability to establish relationships with those outside of the immediate area.
•Demonstrated ability to understand and influence integration points with other areas, processes, functions