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Export Control - GTS & BPS Principal Application Consultant (f/m/d)


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In Fulfillment Foundation (SAP IES), our Export Control unit is in the business of delivering cornerstone sanction compliance solutions protecting SAP, our customers, and our employees.

We directly support and advise our Finance & Risk business and operational counterparts on solutions, innovations and best practices to ensure SAP takes appropriate measures to prevent business relationships with companies subject to sanctions, it is located in an embargo country or requires trade control licenses. 

We utilize existing technologies in SAP Global Trade Services (GTS) and Business Partner Screening (SAP BIS) to achieve ever-greater automation and efficiency. Additionally, we actively explore new and exciting technologies to help raise SAP’s internal export and trade control ecosystem to the best in class.

Hereby, we support SAP’s on-premise, cloud, services and software download processes. Our compliance checks are embedded throughout the end to end process; from the quotation, through the order and delivery, to the financial processes and our software usage. 



In our team you will:

  • Independently adapt, improve and extend existing developments
  • work on the translation of customer requirements into a technical design, create technical specifications and driving the implementation with the development team
  • Jointly drive delivery of Export Control Classification, Product & Production Management System, Software Down Centre, & other, regulatory initiatives for our software distribution channels for SAP
  • Proactively identify, evaluate and champion areas of innovation and optimization within Export Control processes, systems, technologies and integration points,
  • Generate and update program and system documentation
  • Independently carry out tests and interface optimizations
  • Push the automation of unit tests to the next level
  • Be part of an agile international team



At least 5-10 years of experience in system architecture, development for internal IT or customer consulting engagements; strongly preferred within the area of risk management, compliance, screening or export control.


Required skills

In our team you need to bring:

  • Experience in full stack architecture including design, support & development on Fiori & Ui5, SAP HANA DB 2.0 & Cloud Platform Integration (CPI)
  • Experience in SAP ABAP/ABAP OO programming
  • Knowledge of integration technologies, especially web services & CPI
  • Experience in support and upgrades of applications running on HANA 
  • Pro-active, structured work styles as well as a strong quality and result orientation
  • Excellent German and English, spoken and written 


Preferred skills
Skills that will help you:

  • Experience in the use of SAP Solution Manager
  • Experience in the automation of test cases with Worksoft or another test automation tool
  • Good understanding of logistics processes within S/4, SAP ERP & SAP CRM 
  • Ideally, experience in the area of SAP Global Trade Services and/or Business Partner Screenings in SAP BIS
  • Experience in working with Agile Methodology



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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:277224 | Work Area: Information Technology | Expected Travel: 0 - 10% | Career Status: Professional | Employment Type: Regular Full Time  | Additional Locations: 

Export Control - GTS & BPS Principal Application Consultant (f/m/d)

Facility:  277224
Posted Date:  Nov 2, 2021
Work Area:  Information Technology
Career Status:  Professional
Employment Type:  Regular Full Time
Expected Travel:  0 - 10%

Walldorf, DE, 69190

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