Our Services Roles

W5 Platinum Consultants

  • Business Consultant
  • SAP Functional Consultant
  • Developer Consultant  ABAP/Java Programs
  • SAP Basis Consultant
  • SAP Master Data Governance Consultant
  • S/4HANA Cloud Sr. Consultant
  • SAP Security GRC Consultant
  • SAP Analytics Consultant
  • SAP Fiori, UI5
  • SAP UX and Cloud Senior Consultant
  • SAP HANA/BASIS Sr. Technology Consultant
  • SAP Data Management Consultant
  • SAP Financial (FICO), MM,  PP, TM, EAM SD, Logistics, SCM, IBP, BPC
  • SAP Ariba, Fieldglass, BusinessObjects, SuccessFactors, Hybris etc.

Verticals (Oil&Gas, Utilities, Agriculture, Retail, Telecom)

Sample Specialties

We Can Do it All

SAP Client Organization Roles, Responsibilities, and Skills

 

SAP Lead Information Architect

  • Coordinates the work of data, data quality, ETL, data security, and DW architects
  • Oversees design of data and technical architectures for the data warehouse
  • Oversees the development of logical and physical data models, ETL scripts, metadata definitions and models
  • Oversees production data integration and ETL processes, batch schedules, work processes, and maintenance procedures
  • Ensures proper backup and recovery processes
  • Supervises selection of hardware, storage, and software products related to data solutions

SAP Visualization Architect

  • Rapidly prototypes scorecards, dashboards, and reports in support of specific business requirements
  • Quickly recognizes business processes and use cases, providing recommendations and feedback regarding optimal visualization techniques to maximize user adoption and business value
  • Assists in the definition of standardized look-and-feel attributes associated with EPM presentations
  • Ensures that usability standards and best practices are adhered to for common use cases and solutions
  • Work directly with EPM Strategist and business users to develop prototypical dashboards or scorecards in real-time during EPM strategy workshops and other working sessions
  • Interpret KPI use cases and drill paths for proper visualization and guided analytic processes
  • Advise EPM Strategist and business users on best practices related to visualization and UI design
  • Select and leverage the appropriate visualization platforms and tools to meet specific UI and workflow requirements

SAP Technical Architect

  • Defines and documents the technical architecture of the BI platform and data warehouse platform, including the physical components and their functionality
  • Evaluates, selects, tests, and assists in the optimization of hardware and software products
  • Resolves technical, functional, and performance related issues throughout the SDLC
  • Assesses current technical architecture
  • Estimates system capacity to meet near- and long-term processing requirements
  • Writes specifications for client machines, application servers, and overall BI architecture
  • Oversee the BI landscape for BI application servers, database servers, security, and networking
  • Technical specifications design and documentation
  • Understanding of the capabilities of vendor infrastructure products, including SMP (symmetric multiprocessing) and MPP (massively parallel processing) and virtual systems
  • Data warehouse design patterns
  • Conceptual analysis and design
  • Workload management; capacity and performance
  • Network engineering or design
  • Integrated technologies (e.g., Java, .NET, portals, security…)
  • Strong Communication: written and verbal (i.e. issues, status, solution documentation and presentations)
  • Troubleshooting and problem solving

SAP Solution Architect

  • Works with end users and business analysts to ensure alignment between BI/DW environment and business requirements
  • Leverages appropriate BI/DW platform and tools to design end-to-end solution
  • Defines BI architectural standards and components in support of multiple BI solutions
  • Identifies high-level requirements for technical and functional end-user training and documentation
  • Develop overall BI solution framework for end-to-end BI projects, in accordance with Client BI standards
  • Works with Technical Architect to ensure technical components are functioning as expected
  • Troubleshoots BI/DW tool problems and assists in performance tuning
  • Scoping and high-level design of multidimensional semantic layer to support end-user BI/DW query and analysis reporting objects
  • Identifies best-fit for report content types to business solution requirements
  • Helps business users select the appropriate BI/DW tool(s)
  • Translation of business analytic questions and requirements into solution design components and functional specifications
  • Knowledge of BI/DW tool, DW, and ETL architectures, functions, and features
  • Understanding of SQL and relational and multidimensional designs
  • Strong problem-solving and metadata skills
  • Understand appropriate customization of BI/DW tools for meeting user needs
  • Strong Communication: Written and Verbal – Approach, Issues, Task Management, Functional and Technical Requirements Documentation, Presenting of ideas

SAP Data Architect/Analyst

  • Maintains a thorough understanding of relevant business data assets including sources systems and data warehouse models
  • Performs analytic processes to determine the availability of required data assets in support of BI and EPM initiatives
  • Translates business use cases as necessary to construct required data components. Supports EPM Strategist in the decomposition of KPIs and Metrics
  • Work with business users to insure viability of proposed solutions from a data warehouse and data availability perspective
  • Investigates source and data warehouse repositories in support of general BI/DW requirements
  • Resolves business user related issues and problems that arise during deployment and beyond
  • Tracks and discusses data related issues, options, and solutions with management and business users
  • Ensures new source data requirements are captured and stored in a metadata repository
  • Strong Communication: written and verbal (i.e. issues reporting, status reporting, solution documentation and presentations)
  • Dimensional Modeling
  • Query and analysis and reporting tools experience
  • Metadata management concepts
  • Use-case modeling and analysis
  • Abstract business data requirements to tangible solutions
  • Cursory knowledge of business unit domain (for solution data requirements)
  • External data identification and acquisition techniques
  • Knowledge data warehouse designs

From Our Founder

At W5 we believe that to be successful, you have to act as one unified team with integrity at the center point of everything we do.