Application Developer - SAP. ABAP



Software Engineering
Halifax, NS, Canada
Posted on Thursday, August 17, 2023
As an Application Developer, you will lead IBM into the future by translating system requirements into the design and development of customized systems in an agile environment.  The success of IBM is in your hands as you transform vital business needs into code and drive innovation. Your work will power IBM and its clients globally, collaborating and integrating code into enterprise systems. You will have access to the latest education, tools and technology, and a limitless career path with the world’s technology leader. Come to IBM and make a global impact!

Your Role and Responsibilities
IBM Consulting Services helps our clients fundamentally redesign experiences to create new sources of value, digitally reinvent their operations for great efficiency and transform their entire enterprises through cognitive. We invite you to consider joining IBM’s global reach, outcome-focused methodologies, domain skills and deep industry expertise that are helping transform the way we live and work.
In this role, you’ll work in our IBM Client Innovation Center (CIC), where we deliver deep technical and industry expertise to a wide range of public and private sector clients around the world. These centers offer our clients locally based skills and technical expertise to drive innovation and adoption of new technology.
We are seeking a Developer with strong ABAP programming skills.


  • Hands-on experience in software development process (i.e. Agile, Waterfall or Iterative)
  • Strong knowledge of procedural and object oriented programming techniques
  • SAP development experience in utilizing the new SAP NetWeaver ABAP technologies
  • SAP Development experience in SAP FI/CO, GL (New GL), MM, HCM
  • Hands on experience on SAP UI5, Fiori (implementation of standard apps and extensions of standard apps)
  • Experience in researching, recommending, and developing user exits, BADIs, BTEs, Enhancement Points, and using the Switch Framework
  • Extensive experience in FRICEW objects
  • Extensive experience in debugging, performance tuning, Runtime Analysis and System monitoring
  • Experience in Interfaces-EDI/ALE/IDOCs, RFC, BAPI’s
  • Experience using ABAP Objects and controls technology
  • Experience and proficiency in SAP development tools and technologies such as UI5, Fiori, OData Services, Webdynpro, Workflow.
  • Strong written and oral communication skills and an open communication style
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Strong execution skills with the ability to work efficiently under pressure deliver quality results within standards and meet deadlines
  • Ability to work independently, should be detail oriented, work in a team environment
  • Ability to effectively articulate and present complex concepts and ideas to senior IT management, functional and business teams.

Nice to Have

  • Good to Have HANA Enterprise suite, S/4 HANA experience
  • SAP ABAP Certification
  • Extensive experience in Software Development methodologies and the Software Development Lifecycle ( Waterfall and Agile )
  • Experience with New ABAP eclipse tool for development
  • SAP Performance tuning
  • SAP Data Archiving

Secret Clearance Eligibility is a must

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • At least of 5 years of experience in application development utilizing ABAP
  • Secret Clearance Eligibility is a must

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise

  • Eligible for Canadian Reliability Clearance