SAP Abap Developer

Cognex Corporation Natick , MA 01760

Posted 5 months ago

Job Description:

The Company: Cognex Corporation

Cognex is the global leader in the exciting and growing field of machine vision. With over $800 million of cash in the bank and no debt, we are a financially strong international company with a culture that maintains the fast paced, creative environment of a startup. Our employees, proudly called "Cognoids," take their work seriously, but don't take themselves seriously. Our Work Hard, Play Hard, Move Fast culture recognizes our employees for their innovation, perseverance and hard work in a fun, rewarding, and quirky environment.

The Team:The Cognex Business Applications team provides platform, business process, and technology expertise to support our broad global SAP implementation, by designing / improving business processes, managing complex implementation projects, providing user support and training, and keeping the SAP system landscape up and running 24/7. In addition, the Business Applications team helps optimize the use of all SAP products implemented in a cost-effective manner, to support and enhance Cognex's overall success. Cognex is a young S4 Hana greenfield implementation creating an exciting environment where technical and functional skills can be utilized and enhanced.

Essential Role Functions:

  • Creation of technical specifications based on functional requirements provided by the project managers / product managers / functional consultants

  • Independent execution of programming to support business needs including but not limited to User Exits, BAdIs (Business Add-Ins), CDS views, Fiori tiles, Process Orchestration, Forms

  • Processing of support tickets per the service level commitments in our customer agreements, including processing documentation and feedback to users

  • Collaboration with Cognex's other IT teams for ticket resolution and growth in knowledge and skills

  • Support of the solutions over the entire product lifecycle

  • Updates to existing code in consultation with IT Process Leads and Business Process Owners

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • SAP S4 HANA

  • ABAP Development

  • Fiori Development / SAP UI5

  • Interface programming PI/PO and RFC Connections

  • Enterprise Data Integration and Migration technologies including LSMW, SQL, JSON, XSLT, XML

  • Configuration of adapters including OData services, web services, IDOC, JMS, JBDC, SFTP, SOAP, Proxy, FTPS

  • Integration between S4 SAP modules and applications (e.g., FI, SD, MM, QM, PM, PP, LE, APO, CO, GTS, PSM, etc.)

  • ChaRM and Transport management

  • Alert configuration including AIF

  • Programming/scripting languages in addition to ABAP such as JAVA, Python, JavaScript

  • Security standards (e.g., SAML, XACML, MASSL, OATH, OAUTH, OpenID Connect, WSTrust)

Education, work experience and other job requirements:

  • 5-10 years of work experience with SAP technical design and development

  • Understanding of SAP development concepts, guidelines and SAP architecture

  • Deep knowledge of ERP systems in with an understanding of business processes within high tech or manufacturing industries

  • Ability to communicate confidently and effectively both orally and written with functional and technical personnel; the ability to work well with people with varying degrees of technical experience

  • Adaptability and flexibility to manage deadline pressure, ambiguity and change

  • Strong organizational and interpersonal skills

  • University degree in business, engineering, information technologies or equivalent training and job experience

  • Ability to develop repeatable development processes with supporting documentation

  • Configuration and/or consulting experience in one of the following modules: FI, SD, MM, QM, PM, PP, LE, APO, CO, etc.) is a plus

  • Project management certification is a plus

Additional Job Description

Equal Employment Opportunity

Cognex is an equal opportunity employer. Cognex evaluates qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, disability/handicap status or any other legally protected characteristic.


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