ABAP JAVA Developer
(Globalization Services / SAP Language Services)
PURPOSE AND OBJECTIVESEXPECTATIONS AND TASKS
Availability of our products in local languages is a key success factor for selling SAP software globally. With 200 employees in various locations, Globalization Services SAP Language Services (GS SLS) provides translation and translation-related services for all SAP Solutions and non-coded assets into 40 languages.
You will be part of a growing team in Bangalore that focuses on supporting, testing, maintaining and optimizing our ABAP, .NET and Java based translation tools. We are looking for an experienced developer with a strong background in either ABAP or JAVA and willing to work in both environments.Maintain, test, support and extend programs for SAPs translation environment. Initially you will execute and update manual tests of a translation solution that is implemented in ABAP and Java in a complex system landscape including virtualization technology with users working on a WTS environment. Once you are familiar with the solution and technologies involved, you will debug source code to pre-analyze potential software bugs. Later you will also maintain and optimize the solution.
You should be eager to:
Support productive customers. Maintain and test the coding (including writing automatic tests).
Detect, analyze and solve root causes of customer incidents, including debugging
Identify testing needs and write new test cases or adapt existing ones according to new requirements and developments. Organize and coordinate testing activities
Closely interact with other development teams, primary support and development support at SLS
Analyze, optimize or sometimes even redesign translation processes and tools
Interact with the many stakeholders of the translation process
Learn, contribute, improve, innovate
You will get the chance to gain or improve your expertise in:
Complex .NET and ABAP coding including automatic testing
Text providers and data formats (e.g. XLIFF)
Translation processes and tools
Supporting productive software and customers
Collaborating in a multi-national team with remote team members
EDUCATION AND QUALIFICATIONS/ SKILLS AND COMPETENCIESWORK EXPERIENCE
University degree in computer science
Excellent proven programming skills in ABAP/JAVA
Good understanding of software testing concepts and methods including experience with unit tests.
Solid knowledge of web service technologies. Experience with integrating components of different programming languages (for example Java Native Interface (JNI), Web Services (WS), ...)
A demonstrated interest in focusing on practical implementations and engineering solutions
Flexible team player with excellent interpersonal skills. Ability to efficiently master complex processes and concepts to cope with challenging requirements. Very organized with high attention to detail. Ability to prioritize and work on multiple tasks.
Good organizational skills
Fluent in English
Experience with Java and ABAP
Experience with agile development, continuous delivery, DevOps and quality engineering.
Basic understanding of existing language technologies such as Translation Memory (TM) technology and i18n processes.
At least 3 to 5 years experience in software development
Experience in working in a global environment