SAP Basis Specialist

SAP Basis Specialist

Location Calgary, AB
Start Date August 6, 2019
Security Clearance Background check
Duration Permanent
Date Posted July 8, 2019
Job ID 11610

Maplesoft Group is currently seeking an Intermediate SAP Basis Specialist to join one of our clients located in Calgary for a permanent role.

- Strong data intuition, deep knowledge in data modeling, statistical inference, machine learning, and other quantitative approaches; causal analysis is a plus.
- Hands on experience of setting up one or more data lakes and data science practices at enterprise level.
- Experience with manipulating large scale datasets and operating on cloud data platforms.
- Proficiency in Python, R, or other programming languages. Familiarity with SQL and ETL scripts.
- Advanced knowledge of modeling techniques for conceptual, logical and physical data models
- Advanced knowledge of modeling normalized data structures and manipulating data
- Familiarity with multiple database platforms such as HANA, Oracle, DB2 and SQL Server
- Understanding of the different data storage/access models (transactional, data staging, operational data store, data warehouse, data mart, data federation) and choose the model(s) appropriate for the client.
- Understanding of the characteristics of various data types (structured versus unstructured)
- Experience with Agile methodologies
- Ability to define business requirements
- Ability to mentor and perform knowledge transfer to support team
- Strong SQL skills including the ability to rewrite complex queries, developing stored procedures, triggers and performance tuning with RDBMS (SQL Server, Oracle Sybase, DB2,)
- Able to work in a fast-paced dynamic team-oriented environment with minimal supervision.
- Ability to work as interface between IT departments and any level of the organization.
- Excellent communication (both written and verbal), organizational, and trouble-shooting skills.


- Understand the core business and processes, identify critical data problems, design and implement data-driven approaches for quantitative analyses and solutions.
- Develop algorithms and build models to solve business problems. Develop metrics and dashboards to measure and track the value of the solutions.
- Interpret the findings from the analyses and identify the growth opportunities.
- You will work closely with data engineers, business analysts, and operations.

Maplesoft Group prides itself on its distinct corporate culture and recognizes that success is a direct reflection of our most valuable asset - our people.  Therefore, attitude and ambition are key personality traits we seek out, along with skill and aptitude, in potential employees.

We thank you for your interest in Maplesoft Group and wish to advise that only candidates under consideration will be contacted.