SAP ABAP Developer



SAP ABAP Developer Matawan, New Jersey

Title: SAP ABAP Developer (SAP Retail)

Job Type: Permanent

Primary Location: Matawan, New Jersey

The Challenge:

Vignetic is looking for an SAP ABAP Developer who will play a key role in providing custom development objects that may span a broad range of SAP system solutions and is expected to provide technical and subject matter expertise.  As an SAP ABAP Developer, you will be responsible for working closely with ERP Project and IT team members to understand, analyze, and articulate complex business requirements and the subsequent analysis, technical specifications, and development of quality WRICEF objects that are aligned with the business objectives and IT strategies in accordance with the organization’s standards.

Roles & Responsibilities:

SAP ABAP Technical Development

  • Demonstrated experience with ABAP programming in S/4 HANA for IS Retail with knowledge of the updated table structures
  • Strong ABAP skills with both custom development, customizations to existing processes, including use of IDOCs, ALE/EDI, RFC-enabled function modules, BAPI, OOP, BADI, ALV, LSMW, ABAP Workbench, Data Dictionary, Reports BDC and SAP Scripts
  • Must have worked on all aspects of ABAP(WRICEF) enhancements, ALV, SAP scripts, forms SAP development tools and performance tuning
  • Strong understanding of OO paradigm, experience designing database and transactional processes
  • Strong debugging skills in ABAP and strong trouble-shooting skills
  • Translates functional specifications, create ABAP designs technical specifications for all custom development, taking into consideration performance requirements, impact to existing solutions, and long-term sustainability
  • Demonstrated experience with SAP CAR, SAP PMR, or POS DTA is a plus
  • Demonstrated experience in interfacing with microservices, API, SFTP
  • Demonstrated experience with SAP Enterprise Services implementation
  • Knowledge of integration points from FICO, SD, MM modules
  • Proficient in SAP UI5, Java Script, CCS, XML, JSON, OData, Fiori design principles
  • Must have worked on SAP Web IDE, Eclipse for ABAP, and Classical ABAP (SE80) development environment
  • Based on business requirements be able to identify gaps in standard SAP, propose and code appropriate user exits
  • Proficient with Core Data Services (CDS) Views, Virtual Data Models Gateway, OData services
  • Review work activities for completeness and technical accuracy
  • Work with business users to analyze production issues as necessary, determine root cause of the issue and take necessary course of action for resolution
  • High transaction volume and e-Commerce environments highly desired

SAP ERP Project

  • Full life-cycle development experience from design through implementation and production support
  • Responsible for achieving objectives and deliverables for their area within the project plan
  • Ensure deliverables are met on time and adhere to project standards and quality
  • Provide process knowledge as input to business process designs
  • Attend workshops as needed and participate actively
  • Actively participate in development scoping activities
  • Assist in creation of Testing Script Creation and Execution for all cycles including UAT and defect resolution
  • Contribute to achievement of team performance and quality standards as defined by service level agreements
  • Understand all data system integrations from SAP to various systems including Point of Sale and Scale Management
  • Assist in development and execution of user training

Essential Skills & Qualifications:

  • At least 5 years of hands-on experience in ABAP development
  • Minimum of 2 full lifecycle SAP ECC implementations required
  • Retail or Grocery experience a big plus
  • Must have the ability to work under pressure and adhere to deadlines
  • Experience working in a fast-changing retail environment
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving abilities
  • Self- motivated and able to work independently as well as collaboratively in team environments
  • Experience delivering Proof of Concepts
  • Knowledge of all phases of SDLC and full lifecycle implementations
  • Excellent written verbal communication skills to effectively interact with co-op, store members and colleagues at all levels of organization


  • Masters (MS) or Bachelors (BS) in computer science, Software Engineering, Technology Management, or related field


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