SAP (Senior) Developer in S/4 HANA Finance Accounting Job in Walldorf/St. Leon-Rot, Germany

Requisition ID: 193204

Work Area: Software-Design and Development

Location: Walldorf/St. Leon-Rot

Expected Travel: 0 - 10%

Career Status: Professional

Employment Type: Regular Full Time


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Line of Business Finance is responsible to fulfill SAP’s simplification story by SAP S/4HANA in the cloud and on premise. This next-generation set of solutions is based on a simplified and renewed Financials technology stack that leverages the full potential of the SAP HANA platform. We are set up globally with teams in Walldorf, Potsdam, Shanghai and Palo Alto, Brno. We are working in close collaboration with customers and partners to support superior finance processes and new business models.

Accounting is the backbone of S/4HANA and our vision is to become the world’s most innovative accounting solution in the cloud.

Within our teams, we practice an agile and customer-oriented development approach. High customer orientation and focus on providing value to our clients is the main guiding principle for all development activities.


You will work in an innovative environment with highly motivated colleagues. Your responsibility as (Senior) Developer will be covering all stages and tasks within the entire development cycle.

  • You work in a highly agile project with strategic relevance to drive new innovations and leverage the power of the existing architecture to build future solutions

  • You work in a development team on designing, implementing, testing, and maintaining software and apply agile software development principles

  • You build up and expand business knowledge within and beyond Financials

  • You show initiative and drive topics to resolution in a high level of quality and efficiency

  • You build up and animate a strong network for knowledge sharing and driving execution within the Finance teams

  • You work in a highly self-motivated and reliable manner

To deliver first class results, you handle your tasks with enthusiasm and personal commitment. You have the ambition of building future-proof products and using state of the art technologies.


Required skills

  • Experience in all aspects of software development and strong programming skills in ABAP

  • Analytical skills to drive root cause analysis for complex problems

  • Knowledge of and experience with Agile Software Engineering practices and Scrum

  • Business mindset and an understanding of customer-value drivers and customer priorities

  • Strategic thinking combined with execution and delivery

  • Willingness to continuously learn both new technologies and business processes

  • Good communications skills, strong customer focus and service mindset

  • Motivated, committed, and strong self-initiative

  • Strong team player and out-of-the box thinker

  • Fluent in oral and written English and German is a must


  • Functional and business process knowledge in Finance and Accounting

  • Experience with SAP S/4HANA Finance

  • Knowledge of UI5, HANA technology


  • 2 years professional experience in (SAP) development with a focus in Financials for on-premise or cloud solutions


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