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SAP Basis Administrator


Charlotte, NC, US

Sealed Air partners with customers to solve their most critical packaging challenges with innovative solutions that leave our world, environment, and communities better than we found them. Our portfolio of widely recognized brands includes Cryovac® food packaging and Bubble Wrap® protective packaging which respectively enable a safer, more efficient food supply chain and protect valuable goods shipped around the world. Sealed Air generated $4.7 billion in sales in 2018 and has approximately 15,500 employees who serve customers in 123 countries. To learn more, visit



The SAP Basis Administrator is responsible for the installation, configuration and maintenance of the SAP systems and will assist in the planning, designing, and architecting of SAP systems across a variety of platforms.
The SAP Basis Administrator installs support packs, conducts upgrades, backups/recovery, balancing, system refresh and troubleshooting as well as administers databases, conducts failover of production systems, and monitors and ensures performance of SAP systems. The candidate is responsible for administration of SAP system integration within Sealed Air’s SAP Landscape. Role covers ECC, BW, BW4HANA, PI/PO, MDG, SLT, SCM/APO, Suite on HANA and BW4HANA Migrations, SAP System Monitoring, Install & Config, Health Check, and Monitoring. This is a “hands-on” position requiring solid technical skills, as well as excellent interpersonal and communication skills.




  • Performs the administration and operation of the SAP systems and associated components and 3rd party tools 
  • Manage the SAP systems through multiple product lifecycle environments, from development to mission-critical production systems.
  • Configure and maintain SAP and processes, including monitoring of system health and performance, to ensure high levels of performance, availability, and security.
  • Independently analyze, solve, and correct issues in real time, providing problem resolution end-to-end.
  • Refine and automate regular processes, track issues, and document changes
  • Assist developers with complex query tuning and schema refinement.
  • Install appropriate alerting mechanism for events related to performance or continuity
  • Participate in a follow the sun on-call rotation to provide 24x7 support for critical production systems.
  • Perform scheduled maintenance and support release deployment activities after hours.
  • Share domain and technical expertise, providing technical mentorship and cross-training to other peers and team members.
  • Liaise with development team in the full development life cycle of SAP applications
  • Ensure adherence to regulatory and compliance requirements within SAP System design and implementation.
  • Automate administrative and operational functions. Provide training and direction to operational teams.
  • Proven track record for interacting and building relationships with all levels of IT management and business functions.




  • 7+ Years SAP Basis or SAP Oracle Administration with two or more years of SAP HANA hands on experience 
  • Knowledge and hands on experience in HANA Cockpit or similar management tool
  • Knowledge and experience with evaluating, installing, configuring and deploying SAP applications
  • Knowledge and experience with SAP upgrades including Support Packs and Enhancement Packs
  • Knowledge and experience with Red Hat Linux Operating System
  • Ability to write Bash Shell
  • Must have excellent analytical and problem solving skills
  • Ability to adjust priorities in rapidly changing environments; work well under pressure.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, ability to present complex ideas and designs to a variety of technical or non-technical stakeholders.
  • Attention to detail, multi-tasking and prioritization skills are required
  • Work and collaborate with other technology groups to support the SAP landscape
  • Exemplary troubleshooting and ability to drive root cause analysis on incidents and problems
  • Ability to provide effective onsite and remote support and troubleshooting 24X7.
  • Ability to work well within an agile team based environment
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills




  • SAP Basis and/or HANA Certification
  • Knowledge of SAP Solution Manager 7.2
  • Deep technical knowledge of the relevant part(s) of the SAP infrastructure and Linux operating environment
  • Knowledge of ORACLE and/or MS-SQL databases is preferred




Requisition id: 29585 

Relocation: No  

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status. Sealed Air participates in the E-Verify Program (US sites only).


Nearest Major Market: Charlotte

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