Lead/SME SAP HANA BASIS Administrator

Clearance Level
Technology Consulting
Remote, Working from the USA
Key Skills For Success

People Management

SAP Architecture

SAP Basis

SAP HANA Administration

REQ#: RQ169395
Public Trust: MBI (T2)
Requisition Type: Regular
Your Impact

Own your opportunity to serve as a critical component of our nation’s safety and security. Make an impact by using your expertise to protect our country from threats.

Job Description

Please be aware that this program only accepts U.S. Citizens or Green Card Holders / Permanent Residents.

Transform technology into opportunity as a Lead / SME SAP HANA BASIS Administrator with GDIT. A career in enterprise IT means connecting and enhancing the systems that matter most. At GDIT you’ll be at the forefront of innovation and play a meaningful part in improving how agencies operate.

At GDIT, people are our differentiator and as a Lead / SME SAP HANA BASIS Administrator you will help ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter.


  • Responsible for the delivery of technical application administration services for SAP applications in various environments, verifying applications meet technical service levels, and taking appropriate corrective and maintenance actions.

  • Responsible for design, build, test, implementation, and environment support for dev, test, prod environments.

  • Develop migration strategies and project plans tailored to specific SAP environments.

  • Assess current SAP landscapes and create detailed migration roadmaps.

  • Determine AWS resources and services required for successful migrations.

  • Perform SAP system migrations to AWS including system copies, system refreshes, and version upgrades.

  • Configure and optimize AWS infrastructure for SAP workloads.

  • Ensure minimal downtime during migration activities.

  • Deploy and configure AWS Virtual Machines (VMs), networking, and storage to accommodate SAP systems.

  • Implement high availability and disaster recovery solutions in AWS.

  • Optimize AWS resources for cost-effectiveness.

  • Plan and execute SAP system upgrades and apply patches as needed.

  • Perform system validations and post-migration testing.

  • Implement security measures to protect SAP systems and data.

  • Ensure compliance with industry standards and regulatory requirements.

  • Conduct security assessments and audits.

  • Identify and address performance bottlenecks in SAP systems running in AWS.

  • Tune and optimize SAP and AWS configurations for optimal performance.

  • Maintain detailed documentation of processes, configurations, and day to day operations.

  • Generate status reports and provide updates to stakeholders.

  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including SAP administrators, developers, testers, and AWS experts.

  • Share knowledge and expertise through training and documentation.


  • Proven experience as a SAP Basis Consultant specializing in S/4 HANA migration in AWS GovCloud.

  • SAP certification(s) in SAP Basis or related areas is a plus

  • AWS cloud certification(s) is a plus

  • Strong knowledge of SAP systems, architecture, and administration.

  • Excellent problem-solving and troubleshooting skills.

  • Strong communication and teamwork abilities.

  • Project management skills for leading migration projects.

  • Experience managing and leading technical teams.


  • Ability to obtain and maintain government Public Trust MBI clearance.

  • Advanced degree

  • 15+ years of relevant experience


  • 401K with company match

  • Comprehensive health and wellness packages

  • Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career

  • Professional growth opportunities including paid education and certifications

  • Cutting-edge technology you can learn from

  • Rest and recharge with paid vacation and holidays

Work Requirements
Years of Experience

15 + years of related experience

* may vary based on technical training, certification(s), or degree


Travel Required

Less than 10%

Salary and Benefit Information

The likely salary range for this position is $122,366 - $161,000. This is not, however, a guarantee of compensation or salary. Rather, salary will be set based on experience, geographic location and possibly contractual requirements and could fall outside of this range.
View information about benefits and our total rewards program.

About Our Work

We are GDIT. A global technology and professional services company that delivers consulting, technology and mission services to every major agency across the U.S. government, defense and intelligence community. Our 30,000 experts extract the power of technology to create immediate value and deliver solutions at the edge of innovation. We operate across 30 countries worldwide, offering leading capabilities in digital modernization, AI/ML, Cloud, Cyber and application development. Together with our clients, we strive to create a safer, smarter world by harnessing the power of deep expertise and advanced technology.

GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.