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Title:  SAP Technical Lead

Job ID:  2468

Chicago, IL, US

Category:  Information Technology


SAP Technical Lead (Donnelley Financial LLC; Chicago, IL): Lead day-to-day development in the SAP software environment. Be responsible for design, programming, testing, debugging, and requirements documentation. Work with analysts, application managers, and business representatives to keep abreast of operational issues and initiatives with a potential SAP impact. Collaborate with business function areas to fully understand and define system requirements. Make recommendations for business solutions. Develop technical specifications and technical unit test plans based on these requirements. Evaluate current system capabilities to identify changes that need to be made and determine the impact to the business. Ensure that programming and software requirements fulfill business objectives. Work as a team member within own IT group and other IT departments to implement new or system changes. Identify resources and communicate system requirements and timelines. Provide ongoing system and programming support in the responsible area. Maintain up-to-date knowledge of new and suitable applications and understand their potential uses as they relate to the functional area supported. Perform functionality tests of new and updated applications and systems to verify desired results are achieved. Evaluate results and make modifications to improve system performance. Create test plans as required. Participate in application updates and upgrade projects. Organize and track the progress of projects and tasks by applying project management techniques. Identify issues that will delay on-time delivery and assist in resolving them. Work with management to overcome obstacles and complete projects. Follow established methodologies during system development and ensure systems adhere to the standards and procedures established by the IT department. Develop and maintain all system related documentation. Perform other related duties as assigned by management.  40 hrs/wk, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm.


Bachelor's degree in Computer Engineering, Electronic Engineering, or a related field and 10 years of progressive, post-baccalaureate experience in SAP ABAP development.

Must also have 5 years of experience in each of the following:

  • Developing test plans and performaning comprehensive functionality tests of new and updated applications;
  • Integrating SAP with external systems;
  • CDS views;
  • SQL scripting;
  • User Exits;
  • Automaic Generation of Project IDs using BAdi in SAP S/4HANA Cloud;
  • Workflow, Interfaces, Reports, Smart Forms, and Adobe Forms;
  • WebDynpro; and
  • BRF+.

50% telecommuting permitted.

Nearest Major Market: Chicago

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