Senior ABAP Developer/Expert (f/m/d): Cloud Lifecycle Management - Near-Zero Downtime Technology


June 10, 2021

Requisition ID: 287983
Work Area: Software-Design and Development
Location: Walldorf
Expected Travel: 0 - 10%
Career Status: Professional
Employment Type: Regular Full Time
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Summary & Role Information

Lifecycle Management plays an important role for our customer success. The Software Logistics area develops tools and procedures for upgrades and updates of ABAP-based products. Apart from highly automated standard procedures, we also develop inhouse tools used by SAP Services to meet special requirements of certain customers via a project-based methodology named Near-Zero Downtime Technology (NZDT).
For the strengthening of our NZDT team, we are looking for an experienced Senior ABAP Developer/Development Expert (f/m/d) who enjoys working together in a heterogeneous team in close contact with SAP Services.
You will work in a team that maintains and enhances the NZDT tools in close collaboration with the lead users of the tools. Tasks include mainly:
  • maintenance and refactoring of the existing code lines,
  • implementation of new features,
  • improvement of test infrastructure,
  • implementing different test scenarios, automating those,
  • support of ongoing customer projects in close collaboration with Services
  • analyzing and resolving addressed to the team incidents

Learning & Development Opportunities:
  • Work on technically complex topics
  • Contribute to highly visible customer projects of Systems Upgrades and Conversion to S4/HANA
  • Collaborate closely with other team members and SAP Services

Experience (Role Requirements)
  • 6+ years of related professional experience with at least 3-5 years ABAP OO development experience
  • Good architectural understanding of the application server ABAP
  • Solid SQL skills and experiences with dynamic programming in ABAP
  • Willingness to take over on-call duties for go-lives
  • Ideally, experience with ABAP correction workbench and delivery of corrections via SAP Notes
  • Very good German and English language skills – written and spoken


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