ABAP Consultant Job Description

ABAP Consultant Job Description

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ABAP consultant provides SAP SD functional and ABAP expertise to build applications that will meet client and business requirements.

ABAP Consultant Duties & Responsibilities

To write an effective ABAP consultant job description, begin by listing detailed duties, responsibilities and expectations. We have included ABAP consultant job description templates that you can modify and use.

Sample responsibilities for this position include:

Technical experience should include developing, solutioning and architecting of SAP solutions via ABAP programming
Getting the business Requirement document from functional consultant / functional analyst
Analyze the estimated time for development
Development of Object (ABAP application)
Unit Testing by Developer
Releasing the object to test environment
Works closely with key business units and functional teams to translate business requirements into initiatives and solutions for the Portal
Develop & maintain documents for usability requirements, design, implementation, testing & maintenance
Configure and maintain SAP Enterprise Portal based on client Corporate Communication requirements
Develop custom SAP portal content based on SAP Net weaver Java Stack, WebDynpro using the NetWeaver Developer Studio tool

ABAP Consultant Qualifications

Qualifications for a job description may include education, certification, and experience.

Licensing or Certifications for ABAP Consultant

List any licenses or certifications required by the position: ABAP, SAP, APICS, SCOR, HANA, BW, BI

Education for ABAP Consultant

Typically a job would require a certain level of education.

Employers hiring for the ABAP consultant job most commonly would prefer for their future employee to have a relevant degree such as Bachelor's and Master's Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Education, Science, Arts, Information Systems, Technical, Mathematics, Information Technology, Business/Administration

Skills for ABAP Consultant

Desired skills for ABAP consultant include:

At least three major technology areas
MM
Software development life cycle
RFCs
SD
Workflow process
ABAP Objects
IDOC’s and System logs and
SQL
Area reports

Desired experience for ABAP consultant includes:

Is familiar with OOP Concepts
Has written Technical Specification documents
Worked on at least three implementation projects, at least one of the most recent version
Confirmed capabilities on RICEFW objects or Portals or PI or MDM
Has worked with OOP Concepts
Enjoying working in a diverse cultural environment

ABAP Consultant Examples

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ABAP Consultant Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is searching for experienced candidates for the position of ABAP consultant. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for ABAP consultant
  • SAP AIF+ ABAP Lead Consultant
  • Offshore- Germany, Probability with 60 %, project not created, demand created on the basis of CEP
  • SAP ABAP development as part of workflow integration
  • Able to understand existing Technical Specs document or create new one as require as part of project requirement
  • Strong understanding on ABAP Workflow as part of SAP SRM/ECC integration
  • Strong knowledge in ABAP programming and business process knowledge about SRM shopping cart, purchase approval & Invoice approval
  • Design and build ABAP-based solutions
  • Assure quality of technical documentation
  • Supervise development activities in your area including tasks assignment to external consultants
  • Build ABAP-based solutions to fulfil given requirements
Qualifications for ABAP consultant
  • Fundamental knowledge and implementation experience in ERP as ABAP Consultant
  • Knowledge and experience in executing data migration and conversion projects, various data migration techniques and approaches, like LSMW
  • Interfaces, Data migration and conversion projects experience is a plus
  • Understanding of API technologies, REST, SOAP, OData
  • Bachelor degree (Master or equivalent is a plus) preferably in computer science, business administration or economics
  • Should have experience of working in an SAP ABAP Work Flow & SAP HANA experience
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ABAP Consultant Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is looking for an ABAP consultant. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for ABAP consultant
  • Learn how and then build ABAP-based solutions
  • Responsible for implementing technical solution to the client, in accordance with an agreed technical design
  • Leads Team – Capacity planning, resource allocation, delivery status monitoring and reporting
  • Lead a developers team to achieve the expected results
  • SAPDBS
  • Experience in designing and configuring SAP ECC 5.0 or 6.0 integrations with SAP/Non SAP systems and cross-functional business solutions
Qualifications for ABAP consultant
  • Minimum of 5 years of SAP consulting experience in ABAP
  • Strong hands-on experience in developing and troubleshooting forms, reports, interfaces and enhancements in SAP using ABAP
  • Must have knowledge of data structure, access methods, workbench and data dictionary, the ability to create technical design documents from business specifications
  • Possess a service-oriented mindset and strong sense of responsibility
  • The resource should have maximum 4 to 8 years of work experience in projects
  • 5 to 8 years of experience in ABAP programming with development and support of business application systems including analysis, technical design, programming, and testing
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ABAP Consultant Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is looking to fill the role of ABAP consultant. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for ABAP consultant
  • Good Word, Excel and PowerPoint skills are required
  • Knowledge of FIORI, UI5, HANA is preferred
  • SAP CRM – OO programming
  • Knowledge of Web Client Architecture Models (WebUI, GenIL, BOL)
  • General understanding of CRM Data Models and CRM – Middleware
  • Mandatory German language - level B2 (conversational)
Qualifications for ABAP consultant
  • Has functional knowledge in several SAP modules
  • Worked on RICEFW objects or Portals or PI or MDM
  • Ability to quickly identify and analyze technical risks & impacts
  • Must have expertise in Interfaces using PI (flat file based, XML and IDoc interfaces)
  • Exposure in Workflows
  • Experience with programming in multiple modules of SAP is a must
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ABAP Consultant Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is hiring for an ABAP consultant. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for ABAP consultant
  • Is familiar with object-oriented programming (OOP) Concepts
  • Display understanding of the Business Processes and functional knowledge of several SAP modules
  • Working knowledge or exposure to one of the following SAP HANA, SAP Solution Manager, SAP Portal, SAP XI/PI or MDM is a plus
  • Ability to identify and evaluate IT and business challenges from a broad perspective
  • Basic ABAP development skills are very nice to have
  • We seek people with distinctive academic credentials, strategic thinking, superior problem solving skills and a strong professional track record of results
Qualifications for ABAP consultant
  • Monitor and approve development and quality assurance aspects of projects
  • Reports (including ALV, Optional – SAP Query, Report Painter)
  • Interfaces (file based, RFC, Optional - ALE, IDoc, EDI)
  • Conversions (including BDC, BAPI, Optional - LSMW)
  • Enhancements (User Exits, BAdI, Optional – BTE, Enhancement Framework)
  • Forms (SAP Scripts, SAP Smartforms, Optional - Adobe forms)
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ABAP Consultant Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is looking for an ABAP consultant. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for ABAP consultant
  • Plans, assigns, and supervises the work of an assigned team engaged in performing ABAP programming, design, testing, and debugging work for SAP modules to meet project needs, priorities, and deadlines
  • Confers with management and functional teams to ensure the proper integration of business processes and procedures with information technology and to identify innovative customer solutions
  • Advises management of the overall cost, efficiency considerations, operating advantages and disadvantages, and material and personnel resources associated with the conversion of a specific work function to using an SAP based solution
  • Formulates plans and specifications detailing workflow, manpower distribution, information sources, production runs, documentation systems, and management controls and reports for SAP modules
  • Defines highly complex technical requirements for ongoing systems maintenance and future functionality to meet District requirements and improve system efficiency
  • Coordinates and participates in the preparation and maintenance of comprehensive and thorough technical program documentation for assigned projects
  • Performs the more difficult system analysis, design, and programming work of the unit
  • Provides on-the-job training and technical assistance to assigned programming staff
  • Maintains effective and cooperative working relationships with process owners, functional and technical team members, and users
Qualifications for ABAP consultant
  • Coordinate small technical teams and manage client expectations
  • Deep understanding of Finance processes and solutions Accounting, Consolidation, Controlling, Treasury, Tax, Central Finance
  • Deep understanding of Architecture, System Conversion and Migration Scenarios plus System Conversions, System upgrades, Landscape Transformations, Carve Outs
  • SAP ABAP programming tools (incl
  • Worked in the core areas Viz
  • Good technical in MES related development

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