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Technical Lead

Job Title: Technical Lead
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Surrey
Salary: £500 - £575 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 6 Month (EXT)
Contact Name: Alex Woodrow
Contact Email:
Job Published: 9 months ago

Job Description


  • Thorough understanding of SAP Netweaver architecture.
  • At least 3 years experience in managing the deployment of infrastructure to support SAP systems.
  • Ability to create excellent working relationships across multiple geographically dispersed technical delivery and support teams.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • An ability to create and maintain detailed documentation
  • An ability to manage complexity and seek common solutions to difficult problems while focusing on both the big picture and immediate needs
  • A proven ability to engage in self directed work; maintaining schedules for multiple concurrent activities which span across different teams and geographies.
  • Proven experience managing budgets/programmes of ~$5-15M spend
  • Project management experience a huge plus!

Key accountabilities:

  • Accountable for the delivery of the technical environment services (system installation, configuration and environment support) for project applications
  • Articulates project demand and ensures that installation and maintenance of environments is delivered for deployment projects.
  • Accountable for production of project technical deliverables such as the Environment Overview etc..
  • Create and manage hardware, software and technical resource budgets with the assistance of the Strategy & Architecture team.
  • Ensures that Enterprise Systems driven requirements are impact-assesed and incorporated into project schedule (for example a support pack upgrade).
  • Acts as the point of escalation for the project for issues relating to Enterprise Systems and Global Operations & Infrastructure.
  • Identifies and resolves technical dependencies between his/her own and other projects.
  • Manages the following: technical site readiness support, stress/ performance testing, operational acceptance testing, infrastructure design and build coordination, system setup and configuration processes and support for applications.
  • Ensures that disaster recovery and business continuity plans and testing are completed in adherence with client policies and procedures

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