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Analyst - IT (SAP Basis)

Pune, India
Information Technology


Job Description

Eaton is a power management company with 2016 sales of $19.7 billion. We provide energy-efficient solutions that help our customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power more efficiently, safely and sustainably. Eaton is dedicated to improving the quality of life and the environment through the use of power management technologies and services. Eaton has approximately 95,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 175 countries. For more information, visit

Eaton India Information Technology Center (EITC) is focused on the key objective of creating value for Eaton’s Enterprise IT needs and contributes to key strategic objectives by leveraging the talent base in global and regional initiatives that improve Eaton’s competitive advantage, standardization and drive cost out. EITC provides an environment and opportunity to accelerate individual careers in a challenging environment that provides exposure to a world class Information Technology footprint. Employees at EITC are currently part of a globally diverse team of IT professionals who own and deliver solutions to our internal and external  customers through capabilities in areas such as ERP, Engineering, Customer Facing Solutions, Business Intelligence, Architecture, Integration, Infrastructure, QA, Application development, Project Management, Security and Compliance etc.

At EITC, we are currently looking for experienced IT professionals to join our Information Platform Architecture COE (IPACOE) for managing and interacting with global teams and/or with the customer through daily activities, weekly meetings and/or regular progress reviews. This resource will leverage standard IT work processes and program/portfolio methodologies to manage and measure work driving continuous overall system and resource improvement. Basis Analyst  must have strong knowledge of SAP best practices across all SAP products  like SAP ECC, SRM, PI, BI  NW, GTS and NFe. Should have worked on Unix/Linux based environment with Oracle as database. Should have experience of using solution manager for centralized monitoring of SAP  systems. Will be responsible for  Installation, Support and Daily Operations of multiple SAP Solutions in following areas:-

Installation SAP ECC/NW based product

Apply/upgrade patches Support packages

Configure/maintain transport system;

Perform transports;

SAP HANA Administration knowledge would be beneficial if the candidate is skilled in HANA

Scheduling/Administration of jobs in SAP system;

System landscape maintenance along with SLD;

Monitor system health checks and performance analysis of System

Apply and migrate SAP maintenance (hot packages and kernel upgrades) through all systems, along with license maintenance

Coordinate backup/recovery;

Create/maintain client copies;

System Refresh

Manage SAP Profile changes

Monitoring System utilization and  monitoring via Solution Manager

Tuning the application environment to support the business and operational needs;

Batch and Printing administration

Other tasks as assigned


Leadership:  Leads all IT related aspects of small to medium-scale projects and effective communication.  Should be able to guide and mentor the team members and identify risks and raise them to next level.. Work collaboratively with other IT and business personnel to deliver projects on-time and within budget.

Basis Admin:  Is familiar with installation and upgrades ( Support Packages/Patch) of SAP system across landscape. Should be familiar with setting up Transport routes via  CTS for ECC as well as NW products. Provide BASIS support for project implementations around the globe. Should be ready to learn new technologies as and when they become relevant and are required to support the business. Provide excellent quality service as well as documentation of processes / plans used during BASIS driven activities (upgrades, SP, day  to day monitoring etc.).

Team Member : Have  good knowledge of project management methodology and tools. Consults with the SAP functional, technical and Integration team to administer, define, and prioritize work and project requests. Coordinate and manage all IT aspects of SAP administration including DB and OS team for project. Co-ordinate effectively with backup, OS  and job monitoring teams across Eaton.

System Monitoring : Monitors SAP systems performance in terms DB & OS  as per Eaton processes. Proactively suggests methods and automation for automation of repetitive activity. Would be ready to learn and implement new tools and technology for monitoring SAP systems with add-on components.

Business Support & Customer Service:  Communicates frequently with customers.  Works with the infrastructure group to implement system changes. Participate in Continues Improvement Process.  Provides an understanding of IT concepts and is able to articulate business processes. 

Other: Ensures compliance to Eaton ProLaunch & ITSM standards.  Works closely with other groups to leverage and promote uniformity and standards to maximize re-use and optimize use of limited resources.


·       A four year college degree in computer science or related degree is required for this position

·       Requires at least 4-5 years of SAP BASIS administration experience

·       Requires excellent debugging and problem solving skills and effective written and oral communication skills (must be able to articulate technical designs, strategies, and problems to management)

·       Good team player, self-motivating and committed with an ability to work under pressure and to tight deadline

·       Up to 25% travel may be required for this position

This person will often times (weekly) work flexible hours to have meetings with APAC / EMEA / US sites and should be capable of dealing with many cultures around the globe.

This position requires some domestic and/or international travel to meet the project requirements

            Must be collaborative team player.

            Requires strong analytical, problem solving, and action-driven competencies

            This position exposes the expertise in troubleshooting installation and upgrade for multiple SAP  systems

            Should be able to raise Oss notes and coordinate with SAP for any issues in product as per business setup deadline.

            Must demonstrate high drive for results.

We make what matters work. Everywhere you look—from the technology and machinery that surrounds us, to the critical services and infrastructure that we depend on every day—you’ll find one thing in common. It all relies on power. That’s why Eaton is dedicated to improving people’s lives and the environment with power management technologies that are more reliable, efficient, safe and sustainable. Because this is what matters. We are confident we can deliver on this promise because of the attributes that our employees embody. We’re ethical, passionate, accountable, efficient, transparent and we’re committed to learning. These values enable us to tackle some of the toughest challenges on the planet, never losing sight of what matters.

Job: Information Technology

Region: Asia Pacific
Organization: Corporate Sector

Job Level: Individual Contributor
Schedule: Full-time
Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: No
Does this position offer relocation?: Relocation from within hiring country only
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Requisition ID: 049787