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Software-Development Operations

ABAP Developer for Central Finance

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Our company culture is focused on helping our employees enable innovation by building breakthroughs together. How? We focus every day on building the foundation for tomorrow and creating a workplace that embraces differences, values flexibility, and is aligned to our purpose-driven and future-focused work. We offer a highly collaborative, caring team environment with a strong focus on learning and development, recognition for your individual contributions, and a variety of benefit options for you to choose from. Apply now!




S/4 HANA Finance is responsible for fulfilling SAP’s simplification story by delivering S/4 HANA Finance in the cloud and on premise. It is based on a simplified and renewed Financials technology stack that leverages the full potential of the SAP HANA platform. S/4 HANA Finance is a global development organization that works intimately with customers and partners, delivering best of breed finance processes and new business models.

Central Finance Unit engages in a range of applications across Financials and simplifies the consumption of innovations for customers. It consists of several cross-functional teams located in Beijing, Walldorf and Shanghai, which cooperate tightly both internally and with other teams within and beyond S/4 HANA Finance.

The Central Finance scenario allows companies to achieve process harmonization and consolidated management reporting in consumable steps. It is a key enabler for the adoption of S/4 HANA Finance, building on the paradigm of a “single source of truth”. Central Finance has already generated high attention in the market and the customer base is growing quickly.



You demonstrate a high sense of ownership and readiness to take over responsibility. You handle your tasks with enthusiasm and personal commitment. Shaping our future cloud products motivates you, and you are inspired by state-of-the-art technologies. Close collaboration with other product areas is key to our success, so your curiosity and openness to work across a range of topics and with other teams is crucial.

As Development Expert for Central Finance, you will:

  • Drive innovation and take over responsibility for design, test / test automation, implementation, and maintenance
  • Deliver sound, realistic effort estimates and support the product owner and the team with portfolio planning, product definition and sprint planning
  • Contribute to proof of concepts and collaborate closely with customers and partners
  • Cooperate closely with other teams, development areas and stakeholders, maintain good relationships with key players in other finance applications and in technology teams
  • Support, guide and coach the team, and foster a cloud mindset that builds on cloud qualities, on simplicity, and centers on end-user experience.



Being part of a cross-functional team and of an international engineering unit, we build on your ability to be a team player, on your cross-cultural sensitivity, and on your strong communication and presentation skills.

While employing the principles of agile software engineering, your analytical skills enable you to learn from every failure and, together with your ability to work conceptually, to go forward with every iteration.

In addition, the following skills are required to be successful in our team:

  • Sound knowledge of SAP ERP applications, preferably in the FI and CO modules of SAP ERP Financials or in S/4HANA Finance
  • Hands-on experience in ABAP / ABAP OO, Fiori, RAP, CDS Views etc.
  • Excellent software design and development skills, combined with a strong sense for quality
  • Fluency in English
  • Experience in building and running solutions in the cloud,knowledge in user interface technologies and architecture (Fiori, SAPUI5, OData Services),knowledge in SLT,experience with agile software engineering and test automation



We are SAP

SAP innovations help more than 400,000 customers worldwide work together more efficiently and use business insight more effectively. Originally known for leadership in enterprise resource planning (ERP) software, SAP has evolved to become a market leader in end-to-end business application software and related services for database, analytics, intelligent technologies, and experience management. As a cloud company with 200 million users and more than 100,000 employees worldwide, we are purpose-driven and future-focused, with a highly collaborative team ethic and commitment to personal development. Whether connecting global industries, people, or platforms, we help ensure every challenge gets the solution it deserves. At SAP, we build breakthroughs, together.


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EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability:

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their age, race, religion, national origin, ethnicity, age, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, et al), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, or disability.

Successful candidates might be required to undergo a background verification with an external vendor.

 Requisition ID:319045 | Work Area: Software-Development Operations | Expected Travel: 0 - 10% | Career Status: Professional | Employment Type: Regular Full Time  | Additional Locations: 

ABAP Developer for Central Finance

Facility:  319045
Posted Date:  Jan 4, 2022
Work Area:  Software-Development Operations
Career Status:  Professional
Employment Type:  Regular Full Time
Expected Travel:  0 - 10%

Beijing, CN, 100125

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