SAP Developer

  • Location

    Portsmouth, Hampshire

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  • Salary:

    Up to £450.00 per day

  • Contact:

    Stephen Slade

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  • Published:

    9 months ago

  • Duration:

    3 Months

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Duration 3 months initially

Rate: £450.00/day

Location: Portsmouth

Job Purpose

  • A member of the application team responsible for the delivery of ABAP development projects based on technical specifications.
  • The role will provide technical expertise for system design, testing, implementation and support, being his/her primary focus during the design and development phases of projects and user support.
  • Responsible for managing and developing the skills to ensure constant delivery of high quality tested applications that minimise downtime and rework.
  • You will be subject matter experts in design and development of SAP solutions against agreed and defined business requirements.
  • Ensure delivery of and deliver good customer service through delivery of consistent, well documented, agreed developments for the SAP platform.

Main Responsibilities

  • Deliver SAP development projects for the SAP estate primarily for FICO, ECC, HCM, SCM, PM, PI, Fiori, Portal 7.3 and BW.
  • Support (Escalations & Task forces, MCS Back office) including Optimization, Assessment, technical integration/ validation, empowering training and workshops.
  • Deliver root cause analysis, provides solutions, and delivers services for specific fields / areas.
  • Ensure 2nd and 3rd line support issues are delivered to agreed SLAs and work with the Service Delivery team to agree new SLAs and review impacts on resource levels.
  • Use specified toolsets to develop solutions to an agreed quality standard working with the quality and test manager to explore improvements.
  • Follow and suggest improvements for documented governance procedures to ensure the correct procedures are followed to ensure all development work packages are delivered to the agreed quality standard.
  • Ensure and deliver all 2nd and 3rd line support for ABAP development is delivered to agreed SLAs.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • 5-10 years of working on a complex SAP system environment.
  • Broad knowledge of SAP functional areas particularly FICO, ECC, HCM, SCM, PM, PI, Fiori, Portal 7.3 and BW.
  • 2-3 years' experience of object oriented programming within SAP using; ALV and ABAP lists, Sapscripts and smart forms, Dialogue programming, Interfaces, BADIs/BAPIs, WebDynpro, BSP, Interactive forms, SAP Web GUI, SAP UI5, Fiori, RFC, ICF, Connectors and Web Services.
  • Extensive experience of managing the creation of work packages to ensure the delivery of technical solutions to an agreed standard.
  • Experience of managing internal and external suppliers and monitoring performance through KPIs to ensure specified SLAs are met.
  • Management of resolution of technical application issues and problems with suppliers and internal teams
  • Experience using Team Foundation Server or HP ALM toolset


  • Math, Science or Information systems related Degree
  • BCS Diploma in System Development
  • PRINCE 2 Foundation
  • ITIL Foundation