The IT Developer - SAP ABAP is responsible for the development, improvements, troubleshooting, fixes, and ongoing maintenance of ABAP related customizations to the SAP applications, which support the various business areas.
Position includes ongoing project-based development work, as well as everyday support of existing applications. Serve as a technical expert resource for IT in other areas.
Applications in the environment include core SAP ERP applications including SAP ECC version 6.0 EHP7, with modules FI, SD, and MM.
Other related and interfaced SAP systems include PO (XI), Portal, SRM and Solution Manager. Experience with SAP Success Factors will be a plus.
A great view and vision on how to design new application architectures is a distinctive element for the role. Troubleshooting and problem solving analysis capabilities are required as well.
Essential for the role are also soft skills as team player, responsible attitude to actively drive activities to completion.
Key accountabilities and decision ownership
Implementing and testing ABAP change requests
Writing and maintaining documentation to describe program development, logic, coding, testing, changes, and corrections
Working with Business Analysts to ensure accuracy and completeness of functional specifications
Analysing and estimating feasibility, costs, time, and compatibility with hardware and other programs
Analysing code to find causes of errors and revises programs
Core competencies, knowledge and experience
Extensive experience in ABAP development, with both custom development and customizations to existing or new processes, including use of IDOCs, ALE, RFC, BAPI, BADI, ALV, ABAP Workbench, Data Dictionary, Reports (Classical and Interactive Reports), BDC (Batch-Input and Call Transaction Methods), SAP Scripts, Enhancements
Strong understanding of software design and development. Can prepare specifications, estimates and solution documentation to support work completed
Able to initiate, think ahead, plan and also anticipate risks
Comfortable with ambiguity, frequent change or unpredictability
Problem solving attitude
Must have technical / professional qualifications
Education level equivalent to a bachelor degree in Computer Science or Engineering
Preferred : SAP certification
Key performance indicators
Delivery on time of scheduled projects and activities
Meet SW Quality target on managed projects and application
Cost control and optimization on assigned projects and applications