Founded in 1923, Nielsen is the global authority on the consumer. We help over 20,000 clients, from Coca-Cola to Walmart to Apple to Disney, in 105 countries understand consumers and grow their businesses, every day. The company is organized into two areas: What Consumers Watch (now Nielsen Global Media), serving media, telecom and tech industries; and What Consumers Buy (now Nielsen Global Connect), serving consumer goods, retail, financial services and automotive industries.
In this role, you will be responsible for:
Analyze, design, develop, test, implement and document software applications and business systems: Collaborate with Technology & Architect Leaders to develop plans for building application solutions and environments that address the company's business and technology strategies, and are conducive to quick, inexpensive systems delivery. Define and implement a structure and design framework that includes application design, end-user environment, hardware, software and network environment, and methodologies and standards. Define, document, and implement conceptual designs consisting of data strategy, business processes, application interfaces, and technology solutions. Develop software code which is maintainable, easy to use, and satisfies requirements for highly-complex or business-critical applications. Prototype software components and incorporate reusable assets into the application design. Perform systems configuration management tasks. Provide systems support to clients and support staff. Research, assess and facilitate enhancements and resolution of incidents. Supervise 3 to 5 architects and software developers, and indirectly oversee an additional 10 to 25 architects and software developers. Involves domestic and international travel (mainly to India), 2 to 3 times per year for up to 3 weeks per trip. Tools and technologies used: Netweaver, Solution Manager, ECC, Portal, BI, SRM, BODS, BOBJ, SLT, SLD, Hana. O/S-SUSE, Cloud and DBA admin.
FOR THIS ROLE, WE ARE LOOKING FOR INDIVIDUALS THAT HAVE:
Minimum Requirements: Bachelor's degree in computer science, engineering (any), or a related field (foreign equivalent degree acceptable) plus 5 years of experience in software development. This must include 5 years of experience in: design, development, and implementation of each of the following: SAP Hana, S/4 DB and App upgrade, support pack upgrades/patches, data center migrations, cloud infrastructure, cloud and on premises backup, Home Agent (HA) administration, Disaster Recovery (DR) administration, and all platforms and systems used by Enterprise Platforms. This must also include 3 years of experience in: application network administration; and use of software and application design to architect web/mobile-based applications. Willingness to travel domestically and internationally (mainly to India), 2 to 3 times/year for up to 3 weeks/trip.