SAP ABAP Software Engineer (m/f/d)

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Job Description

Are you looking for a career with purpose and dedicated to improving people’s well-being around the world?

It’s an exciting time to be part of our collaborative inclusive team. Technology is transforming our business and our services.  Come and join us on our journey to improve the well-being of millions through innovative products and technology solutions. Together we can make a difference!  

About the Role

Global Operational Services (GOPS) is a global unit with 2200 employees, located in over 45 countries worldwide, that delivers sustainable business value to Essity and our customers, by driving group wide operational efficiencies through Global Business Services (GBS), Essity IT and Global Procurement.

Essity IT supports all Business & Global Units and is aligned to Essity’s strategic business priorities.

Engaged with our stakeholders we drive Essity’s digital journey for sustainable value through innovative and cost-effective solutions. As an SAP ABAP Application Developer, you will board a great journey where your contribution will help us to improve our IT services and create disruptive SAP solutions at scale!

You will get the opportunity to work at our offices in Parque das Nações with panoramic views and great amenities close by. Working at Essity is not just a career; it is a chance to directly make the world a healthier, more hygienic, and safer place.

We’re looking for people who embody our values, aren’t afraid to challenge, innovate, experiment, and move at a fast pace. We’re always looking for ways to improve our products and ourselves. If this is you, we’d love to talk.

What You Will Do

Your main accountabilities and responsibilities will be:

  • Provide day-to-day support for existing ABAP environment, Fiori applications and outputs without supervision in existing R/3 and S/4 systems
  • Participate in international projects
  • Manage and steer external developer team
  • Support the teams ITIL activities, including Incident, Service Request and demand fulfilment
  • Collaborate with business, development teams, partners, business analysts and architects to understand the implications of new development requests and maximize harmonization across the organization.
  • Support business and IT capabilities for managing and integrating different technical solutions in a heterogeneous landscape.

What You Need

  • You have university degree in computer science, management information systems, or related discipline
  • Ideally 3-5 years professional experience
  • Strong knowledge of ABAP development, preferable deep ABAP OO knowledge
  • Knowledge of Fiori development and webservices via SAP Netweaver Gateway
  • Experience of Output management via ADOBE Forms (also interactive) and SAPScript
  • Management experience in leading a team of external developers
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Leadership skills
  • Holistic thinking and proactive working style

Who You Are

At Essity our ambition is to increase health and hygiene standards across the world. To do this we depend on motivated, competent, and high-performing employees. 

In order for us to support you to be the best you can be in this role, we need someone with well-developed knowledge and skills of the technologies used, and applications supported by the application team. You have proven technical aptitude in one or more application programming domains and possess strong problem-solving skills – that is being able to logically break down a problem into smaller manageable parts. As you will support internal customers and stakeholders, we see that you are customer oriented and with good stakeholder management ability. Being a team player with positive mindset is also a prerequisite for your collaboration cross-functionally.

What We Can Offer You

At Essity, we believe every career is as unique as the individual and empower employees to reach their full potential in a winning culture motivated by a powerful purpose.
Collaborative and Caring Culture | Empowerment & Engaged People | Work with Impact and A Powerful Purpose | Individual Learning & Career Growth | Health & Safety Priority | Sustainable Value Together| Innovation| Sustainable Working Life | Total Reward

Together, we are improving lives, every day.

Working at Essity is not just a career; it is a chance to directly make the world a healthier, more hygienic and safer place. With impactful innovations coupled with sustainable solutions, we strive to reach more people every year with the necessary and essential solutions for well-being.