SAP MCD - L3 Database Administrator Job in Bucharest, Romania

Requisition ID: 163223

Work Area: Information Technology

Expected Travel: 0 - 10%

Career Status: Professional

Employment Type: Regular Full Time


As market leader in enterprise application software, SAP helps companies of all sizes and industries innovate through simplification. From the back office to the boardroom, warehouse to storefront, on premise to cloud, desktop to mobile device – SAP empowers people and organizations to work together more efficiently and use business insight more effectively to stay ahead of the competition. SAP applications and services enable customers to operate profitably, adapt continuously, and grow sustainably.

As part of Cloud and Infrastructure Delivery (CID), Managed Cloud Delivery (MCD) is responsible for running customer landscapes around the globe in a 24x7 operations model. We operate a variety of important and business critical SAP systems and applications embedded in an international delivery approach. We are responsible to build and operate the external customer systems for MCD.

As part of the MCD Operations Team the Global Database Team is responsible for all databases. Beside project delivery and day to day administration we are part of strategic pilot projects for new technologies as reference for other customers.

For the Delivery Center EU in Bucharest, Romania, we are looking for an IT Technology Consultant as Database Administrator with a strong technical background for supporting critical projects & administration in the Managed Cloud Delivery environment. Beside administration we are part of pilot projects for new technologies as reference for SAP customers.

Driving continuous improvement is our main focus to increase operation, availability and efficiency. Infrastructure landscape re-architecture and new technology adoption is another important part. Global thinking and a strong customer focus are essential within the new Hana Enterprise Cloud program.


  • DB installation and upgrade.

  • Providing technical expertise and support in optimizing and tuning of Systems.

  • Planning, setup and implementation of migration projects

  • Usage of High availability technology

  • Continuous support of SAP systems and problem solving.

  • Support in development of concepts and tools to solve and prevent problems and to increase efficiency

  • Providing technical expertise and support in optimizing System Operation and System Architecture.

  • Working in international teams and driving global knowledge transfer and documentation.

Additional proficiency expected:

  • Proven ability to coordinate installation, setup, configuration, migration and administration of databases and SAP systems.

  • Support in development of concepts and tools to solve and prevent problems and to increase efficiency

  • Work with new database technologies like SAP Hana, Sybase ASE, Sybase IQ, MSSQL as part of pilot and first implementations inside of MCD.

  • DB performance optimization on detailed level


  • 6 years work experience in System Administration and Database Administration / Support, or respective consulting experience.

  • Database knowledge and working experiences in two of the following DB platforms: DB2, MAXDB, Sybase ASE, SAP HANA MS-SQL

  • Working knowledge and hands-on experience in: SAP Basis administration, Database administration, Performance Analysis &Tuning, SAP Upgrades and SAP Technology is a plus

  • Experience in a large-scale, 24x7 production environment. You are able to work in a global distributed team.

  • Driving global knowledge transfer and documentation is a key principal to success for you


  • Bachelors or Master’s degree, preferably in business information systems or in computer science, mathematical, technical or science field of study.

  • You easily can develop good working relationships across our organization.

  • Good communication skills and excellent team-player

  • Strong analytical, problem solving skills and work customer orientated.

  • Get-it-done Approach.

  • You are willing to share your experience and ensure that your feedback results in continuous improvement of our technology


  • Native Romanian - or graduate from a Romanian University

  • Fluent English is mandatory

  • good German is an added advantage


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