SAP S/4HANA Application Support Engineer

Cork, County Cork, Ireland
Corporate Functions


Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number:200542918
Do you love understanding every detail of how new technologies work? Join the team that serves as Appleʼs nerve center, our Information Systems and Technology group. From Apple ID to the Apple website to our data centers around the globe, our diverse collection of engineers, designers and creators manage the massive systems and services that so many people rely on every single day! You could play a meaningful role in helping Apple connect with over a billion customer devices around the world! Or you could help over 130,000 employees stay connected with each other and our suppliers. Together, you and your team will help everyone at Apple do what they do best: explore every possibility. As part of SAP Development Team in IS&T organization, we support enterprise applications and build key technical infrastructure serving our Business, Partners and Consumers to power all Appleʼs functions such as Finance, Sales, Retail, Services and Operations. We are establishing a team to support our SAP Landscape Modernization program. We are looking for a S/4HANA Support Engineer with hands-on SAP development experience who can help us with the S4 conversion development activities, troubleshoot and maintain business applications and influence designs to improve reliability and security.


As S/4HANA Support Engineer, we look forward to your contributions for SAP development activities performed during conversion of ECC system to S/4HANA, including system preparation, data migration and adaptation of custom code in the new environment. Manage application issue escalations & status reporting. Participate and contribute to application improvement efforts for a reliable, secure, and robust enterprise solutions. Should be able to manage a small team of developers. Allocate work to team members and review their work. Demonstrate excellent analytical skills to identify application crash and contribute to the resolution. Should be self-motivated, goal and detail oriented & establish scope & timelines. This role requires to be flexible to work with multi-regional team across different time zones and be able to multi-task to work on applications developed using a mix of SAP tools in various programming languages. Motivated and enthusiastic to discover and learn new technologies. Should have excellent collaborative & interpersonal skills - both verbal & written with ability to articulate technical issues to non-technical audience.

Minimum Qualifications

Key Qualifications

  • 8+ years of SAP development experience including 2-year experience developing ABAP applications on S/4HANA.
  • Hands-on experience with technical conversion of SAP ERP systems to S/4HANA, including custom code adaptation for S/4HANA using tools like ATC, ADT for Eclipse and CCM.
  • Hands-on experience with the SAP upgrade process including system preparation, data migration and adaptation of custom code after support- packs/upgrades.
  • Have good knowledge of developing applications in ABAP using conventional programming or RESTful programming mode.
  • Knowledge to set the development standards and secure programming guidelines for SAP development platforms using tools like ATC or other 3rd party applications.
  • Solid understanding of development differences between SAP ECC and SAP S/4HANA, including architecture design, data model changes, custom code, SLT replication, integration, and interfaces.
  • Strong teamwork, interpersonal skills, and ability to own and drive outcomes.

Preferred Qualifications

Education & Experience

BS or MS degree in Computer Science or equivalent.

Additional Requirements