SAP Developer IV – Data Interface

at Metropolitan Transit Authority
Published January 22, 2024
Location Houston, TX
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  


Basic Function

Works with all phases of SAP enterprise applications, associated interfaces, and external data. Architects, analyzes, and models data flows, software integration, internal and external interfaces, and creates associated technical documentation. Designs and builds complex objects, files, and packages for all aspects of data conversion. Analyzes and builds tables, process/data flows, and reports for various projects. Performs duties in a safe, efficient manner and in compliance with all applicable rules and safety procedures.

Responsibilities and Specific Duties

  • Reviews, analyzes, and evaluates complex SAP functional processes to ensure business and user needs are met.
  • Prepares high-quality documentation of scope requirements and objectives in both written and graphical format.
  • Architects, models, and builds SAP interfaces with SAP and non-SAP systems.
  • Architects, models, and builds SAP Fiori user interfaces (UI), SAP interface, tables, process/data flows, along with associated reporting for both desktop and mobile enabled functionality.
  • Performs data retrievals utilizing common SAP data extraction tools.
  • Prepares and delivers timely, well-organized, and informative presentations for management.
  • Leads integrated system testing efforts and troubleshoots to ensure system functions as designed.
  • Applies Project Management "best practice" skills to prioritize and deliver project objectives.
  • Assists with the development of training materials and conducts training.
  • Leads and directs the work of contractors and other developers.
  • Provides excellent customer service to METRO internal and external customers.
  • Applies SMS methods and principles in their daily routine and supports all aspects of the agency's Public Transportation Agency Safety Plan (PTASP).
  • Promotes safety awareness and follows safety procedures to reduce or eliminate accidents.
  • Performs other job-related duties as assigned.

Education Requirement

Bachelor's degree in a related field preferred.

Years & Experience Required

Minimum six (6) years' experience in SAP applications to include diagramming software, data retrieval tools, coding individual modules, techniques such as SAP Fiori, SAP ABAP, SAP Process Orchestration, and functionality related to UI5 development. Experience working with complex data models and relational databases. Experience in quantifying and communicating impact of new technology to the business units. Experience in facilitating and presenting ideas and recommendations. Experience with SAP Cloud Platform Integration Suite is a plus.

Knowledge & Skills Required

Strong knowledge of project management best practices. Excellent customer service, organization, interpersonal, and communication (written/verbal) skills. Must have knowledge working at a high technical level of all phases of SAP enterprise application activities. Must be able to manage multiple assignments and projects with competing priorities. Project Management certification preferred.

Additional Information

The Metropolitan Transit Authority of Harris County, Texas has a zero tolerance drug and alcohol policy for all employees. All internal and external applicants will be required to undergo drug testing before employment and will be subject to further drug and/or alcohol testing throughout their employment.

Further, employees who perform safety-sensitive functions will submit to drug and/or alcohol testing in accordance to the Department of Transportation (DOT) and the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) regulatory requirements.

We provide equal opportunity to all qualified individuals regardless of race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, veteran status, genetic information or disability.