(Associate) Developer for SAP SuccessFactors"Employee Central Payroll" Integration Development A


Requisition ID: 164942 
Work Area: Software-Design and Development 
Location: Walldorf/St. Leon-Rot 
Expected Travel: 0 - 10% 
Career Status: Professional 
Employment Type: Limited Full Time 
Career Level: T2 
Hiring Manager: Rene Beihofer 
Recruiter: Vanessa Scholl 



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Come and make the future happen in the Cloud -- join the development team of SAP SuccessFactors! Under the brand SAP SuccessFactors we develop state-of-the-art cloud computing products for HR processes (Human Capital Management HCM) in an international setup. These products help our customers to simplify HR processes, support talent development, and maximize employee engagement to transform strategies into measurable business outcomes. With our product portfolio we are the market leader (20 million users in 177 countries) and continue to grow at a fast pace. Become part of the team that is rapidly advancing the capabilities of our SAP SuccessFactors products and work with SAP’s proven Cloud experts.

One of our important SuccessFactors products is Employee Central Payroll, a comprehensive Cloud product for payroll that consists of the integration between the SuccessFactors product Employee Central and SAP ERP Payroll hosted in the Cloud. Employee Central is the market leader for core HCM (Human Capital Management) applications in the Cloud with more than 2300 customers. Both Employee Central and Employee Central Payroll continue to grow steadily and rapidly.
For the development of Employee Central Payroll, we offer a challenging and diverse range of tasks touching various technologies: ABAP/ABAP OO, Java, JavaScript, HANA etc. You will work in a dynamic, international environment, offering opportunities for continuous learning and career development.
As (Associate) Developer, you will work in a Scrum team with a diverse mix of highly motivated young and mature talents focused on both ABAP developments and JAVA developments.

Apart from St. Leon-Rot as the largest development location for Employee Central Payroll, we also have a development location in Bangalore, India. 
SAP provides an informal company culture, modern work places and offers a variety of additional benefits to its employees like hackathons, sports facilities, free lunch meal, trust-based working time, social and cultural events etc..
Be part of the engineering team located in Germany and work in a highly motivated Scrum team. Your responsibility will be to cover all stages and tasks within the entire software development cycle:

  • You work as an ABAP/JAVA developer in an agile development team according to the Scrum methodology
  • You develop in the SAP ERP backend and in the Employee Central part of the Employee Central Payroll product
  • You contribute to architecture and concept definition depending on your experience
  • You take over responsibility for design, testing, implementation, maintenance, and customer support
  • You cooperate closely with colleagues across functions in your team and with other development teams

You have a degree from a university/academy of cooperative education (Bachelor, Diploma, Master, PhD) in one or more of the following fields: information technology, computer science, mathematics, applied sciences, engineering or a related area.
Required skills

  • Strong analytical skills
  • Very good programming skills: advanced knowledge and experience in ABAP/JAVA development
  • Ability to quickly understand/learn new areas and transform business requirements into solutions
  • High self-motivation and execution skills: result-driven, ability and willingness to quickly take responsibility and to execute 
  • Strong social skills and outstanding team player – consensus building and openness to new ideas and intercultural co-operation
  • High quality, service and customer-oriented working attitude
  • Good understanding of agile software development, processes and tools
  • Very good communication and presentation skills
  • Very good German and English language skills – written and verbal

 Preferred skills

  • Experience of application development especially in the HCM area (Human Capital Management) is an advantage
  • Knowledge in HCM is a plus
  • Knowledge in integration development is beneficial


  • 1 or more years of experience in software development
  • Previous work experience in the area of HCM/SAP SuccessFactors is beneficial
  • Graduates are welcome!

The position can be filled as part time position.



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