SAP ABAP Developer

at CGI Group, Inc.
Location Columbus, OH
Date Posted September 27, 2021
Category Default
Job Type Full-time


SAP ABAP Developer

Position Description
At CGI, you get to build solutions as a full-time consultant with a world-class IT company. You will be involved in a mission critical project, working with a team of smart, dedicated people like yourself who build quality solutions for a variety of customers. Take your talents to a company that inspires growth and values your ideas.
You will work closely with our business teams across all regions to understand their specific needs from both tactical and strategic perspective, collaborate with other IT groups as well as SAP team members to figure out, recommend and implement scalable & robust solutions

Your future duties and responsibilities
• Perform complex system design, develop programs, debug and trouble-shoot technical activities in SAP to complete projects.
• Responsible for development and ongoing maintenance/enhancements of SAP
• Analyze business requirements, review existing programs, define the solution, and translate that into detailed programming designs.
• Take detailed programming designs and perform the development required to translate them into efficient and accurate code.
• Communicate with internal and external customers possessing various levels of technical knowledge. Determine the underlying issue when presented with sometimes ambiguous and/or contradictory information.
• Quickly solve/determine problems working with technical/non-technical groups in areas that may not be primary area of expertise.
• Analyze performance issues and come up with solutions.
• Guide Nearshore and Offshore teams through development cycle
• Current and familiar in agile, project, and SAP delivery methodologies
• Global template rollout and localization experience
• Manufacturing and process industry templates

Required qualifications to be successful in this role
• 7+ years ABAP developer and middleware experience.
• Prior experience as technical lead on a programming development project team.
• Extensive experience in ABAP development, with both custom development and customizations to existing processes, including use of IDOCs, ALE, PI SPROXY, RFC, BAPI, BADI, ALV, LSMW, ABAP Workbench, Data Dictionary, Reports (Classical and Interactive Reports), BDC (Batch-Input and Call Transaction Methods), SAP Scripts, Enhancements.
• Experience with SAP Smart Forms, including custom forms and enhancements to existing SAP forms, output methods, determinations, etc.
• Extensive knowledge with Enterprise Services Repository (ESR), Integration Directory (ID), System Landscape (SL), Configuration and Monitoring (CM), Alert and Notification Management
• Must have experience working with Object Oriented Programming, developing classes from scratch with an excellent understanding of inheritance and extending methods.
• Experience with PI adapters including HTTP, STFP, REST, Proxy, RFC, IDOC, JDBC, SOAP, File, Mail, Web Services, JMS etc. and use of certificate-based authentication
• SAP PI architectural design experience in PI 7.31 and above.
• Experience with ABAP and JAVA stack.
• Knowledge of HANA, SCPI is an added advantage.
• Knowledge of SAP processes including FICO, SD, MM, PP.
• Knowledge of SAP MII a plus.
• Previous experience in a process industry and/or manufacturing is preferred
• Record of being capable of working independently with very little supervision
• Superb communication skills with an ability to convey complex concepts to all levels of personnel (staff to executive).
• We seek a forward-thinking person with strong leadership capabilities.
• Identification of Improvement potentials in continuous operations
• Supports training of key users at the customer for relevant application area
• Proven ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment
• Experience with Agile software methodologies preferred
• Bachelor's degree in business, computer science or related field; or equivalent experience.
• You will interact with many others in the SAP implementation internal team and external team to lead and deliver the solution in a dynamic environment. We are looking for an excellent teammate with validated skills in collaboration with large and global multi-functional teams.

Build your career with us.

It is an extraordinary time to be in business. As digital transformation continues to accelerate, CGI is at the center of this change-supporting our clients' digital journeys and offering our professionals exciting career opportunities.

At CGI, our success comes from the talent and commitment of our professionals. As one team, we share the challenges and rewards that come from growing our company, which reinforces our culture of ownership. All of our professionals benefit from the value we collectively create.

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