Software Engineer – SAP ABAP 3067 views

Assignment description


The primary tasks for the SW engineer in product area Data Foundation are:

  • Have a holistic view of how the solution adds value and ties into the defined business outcomes
  • Provide technical options for how the solution could be handled to provide stable architecture
  • Translate product requirements into suitable, maintainable and scalable solution design according to existing architecture guard rails
  • Use an experimental mindset to identify, evaluate and recommend alternative design options which take target environment, performance security requirements and existing systems into account
  • Build the simplest possible solution that fulfils user needs as well as meets functional, compliance and quality requirements
  • Drive testing and deployment of software solutions, including ensuring automated testing to ensure solution quality
  • Build and operate as per industry standards and deployment pipelines
  • Identify and share best practices with other teams as well as produce necessary documentation
  • Make sure to deliver solutions on time and identify and eliminate potential waste (e.g. unnecessary documentation, inefficient methodologies etc.)

Skills and abilities

Mandatory requirements

  • 5-10+ years hands-on experience in ABAP development and Cloud based integrations
  • Strong Knowledge in Cloud AZURE and in Cloud PI
  • Strong knowledge of ABAP Objects, and web services in SAP
  • Experience of developing Reports, Interfaces, transactions, utilities
  • Strong Knowledge of ABAP SQL, CDS, AMDP and developing on a HANA platform
  • Knowledge of best practices in designing the integrations using middleware’s
  • Knowledge of Integration design patterns and their various applications in SAP development
  • Strong knowledge of how to best manage LUW and transactional processing
  • Experience of SAP systems upgrades and the development challenges surrounding these
  • Experience of SAP Code quality checks and how to best apply them to deliver a quality development solution
  • Integration knowledge, understanding of the latest techniques, as well as the more traditional approaches
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Experience as scrum master is a big bonus, but not mandatory
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related field
  • Deep understanding of software engineering best practices and in how to apply these to SAP development challenges.

As a bonus

  • Experience with working in other programming languages to complement an abap delivered solution (for example Java, python, R, C#, javascript)
  • Fiori knowledge
  • BRF+
  • SAP Cloud platform solution development, CAP
  • SAP Steampunk ABAP cloud platform, RAP
  • Adobe forms knowledge and experience


  • Has worked in global projects within Retail Industry
  • Experience from working in an agile context
  • Data/information management



  • ServiceNow
  • Atlassian Jira

Required skills

  • SAP Web services
  • S/4HANA
  • AMDP
  • Integration
  • LUW
  • Cloud integration
  • Transactional processing
  • Azure
  • CDS
  • ABAP Development
  • Middleware
  • Cloud PI
  • SAP code quality
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