Sandvik, Inc. SAP Basis Technician in Sweden

SAP Basis Technician

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Working with IT, within the Sandvik Group, calls for us to continually develop and deliver high-quality IT solutions and services, meeting the needs and requirements of our customers and adapting to the various changes of infrastructure, systems and applications in our business areas. With a commitment to teamwork and a true belief in the power of developing ideas and solutions together, we leverage our shared passion, diversity and cooperative spirit to shape the future of our industry and, with it, the path of your career.

Due to a changing setting for the business, where Big Data, Internet of Things and On-time Data have entered the scene, Sandvik IT's SAP function has many exciting projects in progress, to meet the new expectations and demands from Sandvik’s various business areas. To strengthen our highly skilled team, we are now looking for an SAP Basis Technician to join us at Sandbacka Park in Sandviken.

Job Summary

As an SAP Basis Technician, you are part of a team whose primary responsibilities are to manage daily operations within the SAP Basis area. Together, we participate in business projects and act as experts and advisors on technical change projects across Sandvik’s organization, and also support and educate our external service providers. Considering the interdependencies within the organization, you coordinate, perform system upgrades and handle installations of new SAP applications, and you put great effort into continuously improving methods and internal processes.

Your profile

We are looking for someone with a degree relevant to the position, or equivalent experience and knowledge gained from previous assignments, and at least three years’ experience working in IT. You understand the ways of working at Sandvik, and it is preferred that you also have experience of working with SAP Basis, and have an infrastructure background and experience working with Network, SQL, Windows and VM Ware. You are skilled in MS Windows-based operating systems and databases, and it’s preferred if you also have knowledge of Linux and in the technical components of SAP Platform. As we interact in a global setting, we expect you to have excellent skills in English, in both speaking and writing, while knowledge of Swedish is advantageous.

We recognize and value your passion and personality, as well as your holistic mindset and planning abilities. As you never assume everything just works, you act in close collaboration with stakeholders and use your analytical skills and structured way of working to succeed with implementations and upgrades. If needed, you have no problem adjusting your daily plan to better suit business needs. You are a highly motivated problem solver, taking action and inspiring confidence with your well-developed knowledge and cooperative skills. Additionally, you are humble and willing to learn and you really thrive when given the opportunity to work in a well-knit team that strives towards a common goal.

We are a company with an open-minded culture, actively working to create a workplace that is characterized by diversity and inclusion.

Contact information

For further information about this position, please contact:

Anna Lind, recruiting manager, +46 (0)26 261 868

Union contacts

Urban Höög, Unionen, +46 (0)26 261 713

Anna-Karin Wedin, Akademikerföreningen, +46 (0)26 262 780

Peter Olsson-Andrée, Ledarna, +46 (0)26 261 984

Send your application no later than May 29, 2017. Read more about Sandvik and apply at, Job ID: 351534.

For more information about the recruitment process, please contact HR Services, +46 (0)26 261 444.

Recruitment Specialist

Renée Nordström

Sandvik is a high-tech and global engineering group offering products and services that enhance customer productivity, profitability and safety. We hold world-leading positions in selected areas – tools and tooling systems for metal cutting; equipment and tools, service and technical solutions for the mining and construction industries; products in advanced stainless steels and special alloys as well as products for industrial heating. In 2016, the Group had approximately 43,000 employees and sales of 82 billion SEK in more than 150 countries within continuing operations.

Deadline: 29 May

Job-ID: 351534