SAP ABAP Programmer
Description of position
Contract to Hire position. W2 hourly employees only.
SAP Analyst with ABAP experience on SAP ERP 6.0. Candidate should ensure design and development of systems that meet specifications and requirements of project and overall business needs with little supervision. ABAP development experience should have emphasis in MM, PP and, to a lesser extent SD, development.
The SAP ABAP Analyst works alongside the other functional ABAP developers and functional support analysts, handling multiple tasks simultaneously. They must work with the development community as peers and be able to communicate effectively with extended team members.
Tasks and responsibilities
. Designs business applications with a high attention to quality and details
. Collaborates with analysts, designers, and system owners in the testing of SAP software programs and applications.
. Provides SAP support including analysis, development, testing, tracking and resolution
. Demonstrates a logical and structured approach to time management and task prioritization
. Demonstrates a high level of communication skills, verbal and written
. Participates in team activities and team planning in regards to improving team skills, awareness and quality of work
. Responsible for continued personal growth in the areas of technology, business knowledge, and Costco policies and platforms.
Required skills and abilities
. Minimum of 5 years ABAP development experience on ECC 6.0 or later release with an emphasis in MM, PP and, to a lesser extent SD, development.
. General understanding of material management, Production Planning, and Sales and Distribution
. Strong technical background coupled with in-depth experience developing ABAP and Object Oriented ABAP applications on an SAP NetWeaver platform.
. Experienced in all SAP Enhancement techniques (BADIs, User Exits, Enhancement points).
. Strong conceptual, analytical, problem-solving, troubleshooting and resolution skills with an emphasis on Advanced ABAP debugger skills to support quick turnaround of analysis and issue resolution.
. Experienced with all phases of the Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC).
. Extensive knowledge in handling RICEFW and ERP central component. End to End implementation.
. Create and executes unit test scripts to ensure the development objects, provide accurate results and meet requirements of the business.
. Self-motivated, Flexible, Openness to learn new things, Strong focus on customer needs.
. Must have the ability to work with limited supervision and exhibit a strong sense of urgency.
. Collaborate with analysts, designers, and system owners in the testing of SAP software programs and applications.
. Ability to effectively mentor less experienced team members on SAP programming and testing techniques.
. One or more full project life cycle SAP implementations including blueprinting, configuration, testing, training and post implementation support.
. Plan, schedule and track project timeline, milestones and deliverables and report status to project stakeholders and/or management on a regular basis.
. Basic knowledge of business systems environment.
. Good understanding of corporate IT policies, procedures and standards.
. Good decision making skills.
Recommended skills, abilities, and certifications
. General understanding of common network protocols (TCP/IP), DNS, routing, etc.
. Knowledge of enterprise-level applications including ERP
. Team player and proactive
. Experience with other SAP partner application and integrations to SAP