SAP COE Senior Support Engineer - Central Finance Job in Global, Ireland

Requisition ID: 124745

Work Area: Sales Support

Expected Travel: 0 - 20%

Career Status: Professional

Employment Type: Regular Full Time

Career Level: T2

Recruiter Name: Lisa McGarrell


As market leader in enterprise application software, SAP helps companies of all sizes and industries innovate through simplification. From the back office to the boardroom, warehouse to storefront, on premise to cloud, desktop to mobile device – SAP empowers people and organizations to work together more efficiently and use business insight more effectively to stay ahead of the competition. SAP applications and services enable customers to operate profitably, adapt continuously, and grow sustainably.

Within the Centre of Expertise (CoE) our job is to help our customers run better and support End-to-End SAP implementations. As a CoE employee you will have the opportunity to apply and improve experience in the following areas:

  • Onsite and Remote customer service and implementation project delivery

  • Customer solution scoping and deployment using SAP Rapid Deployment Solutions in your functional or technical area of expertise

  • Development of functional RDS packages based on specific requirements

  • Perception and navigation beyond key functional area with understanding of integration between different SAP modules.

  • Design of specific software requirements within your application area

  • Analysis of business requirements and gaps in customer solutions

  • Application of extensive programming skills in real customer implementation or engineering projects to develop innovative solutions or customer enhancements to meet business requirements or to improve overall business process performance

  • Applying Design Thinking or other innovative methodologies in solving customer problems or designing solutions

  • Applying software development methodologies (Agile, Scrum, etc.) during internal and external projects

  • Delivery of Engineering services (Integration Validation, Rapid Prototyping, Zero Modification) to ensure customer value realization

  • Delivery of Assessment and Optimization services and supporting critical Escalations primarily in the Americas region (US and Latin America)

  • BackOffice support for critical issue resolution in your functional or technical area of expertise

  • Act as Liaison for critical customers, accepting responsibility for effective and proactive solution or system management and issue resolution

We are looking for candidates seeking constant challenges in a dynamic environment, creative and not afraid of stretching the limits of their knowledge. We need those who want to make a difference in how world biggest brands run software solutions.


  • 2-5 years of practical experience with development in the SAP ERP Financials and Controlling (Core FI/CO component areas, New General Ledger)

  • Experience with Central Journal will be an advantage

  • Experience with Financials on HANA and Simple Finance.

  • Knowledge and experience in executing data migration and conversion projects, various data migration techniques and approaches

  • Knowledge of data migration/integration solutions, MDM/MDG or DM< landscape transformation solutions (e.g. SLT, LT, TDMS)

  • SAP DS/LT/SLT development or Migration/Data Load implementation background

  • SAP NetWeaver ILM development or implementation background

  • SAP MDG development or implementation background

  • ERP Technology and SAP Data Archiving background

  • Solution design and architecture skills

  • Experience with Financial & COPA Accelerators will be an advantage

  • Experience with ABAP Object-Oriented programming

  • Experience in implementation of ABAP Enhancements, User Exits, BAdIs, Rapid Deployment Solutions

  • Knowledge of new ABAP extensions in SAP Netweaver 740 for HANA

  • IMS/Development experience will be an advantage

  • Practical experience with SAP performance analysis tools SE30, ST05, ST12, ST13, SQLM, SAT, ATC, SWLT, PlanViz

  • Experience with HANA as a Development platform (UI5, XS, SQL Script, L, R, AFL, BFL, Python, River)

  • Knowledge and experience with latest SAP innovations powered by HANA

  • Technical and Functional ERP and Netweaver experience

  • Experience with development of Rapid Deployment Solutions in functional areas and for specific countries

  • Experience with applying Rapid Deployment Solution in functional areas

  • Experience in development of software prototypes on SAP platforms

  • Experience in one or more of the database platforms will be an advantage: Oracle, DB2/DB6, MS SQL, MaxDB or HANA


  • Graduated with an Honours Degree in IT/ Computer Science/ Physics/Mathematics/Engineering or related discipline

  • Excellent customer focus, teamwork and communication skills (oral/written)

  • Fluent in written and spoken English


To harness the power of innovation, SAP invests in the development of its diverse employees. We aspire to leverage the qualities and appreciate the unique competencies that each person brings to the company.

SAP is committed to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity and to providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you are interested in applying for employment with SAP and are in need of accommodation or special assistance to navigate our website or to complete your application, please send an e-mail with your request to Recruiting Operations team (Americas: or , APJ: , EMEA: ). Requests for reasonable accommodation will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

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