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Software Engineer, SAP - open to remote job at PetSmart

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About the Team

It’s an exciting time in technology, and that buzz is felt throughout PetSmart! We are continuing to grow at a faster pace and we want to continue to provide best-in-class experiences for pets and pet parents. Our IT team has 4 different departments: Information Security, IT Service Delivery, Business Enabling Systems, and IT Commerce & Customer Engagement.


Whether it’s online or in our stores, the work that the IT team does is instrumental in PetSmart’s success. We have a strategic and actionable plan underway and are looking for associates who are just as excited about it as we are.

About the Job

Sr Software Enginner - SAP

How this role will make an impact:

  • Technically support the SAP development solutions adhering standards & processes and design & direction for the SAP team.
  • This position consists of both hands-on development as well as contributing to the Technical Design and overall Technical Solutions within the SAP Space
  • Accountable to plan, configure, test, rollout, and support an SAP ERP solution in an SAP Retail and S4HANA environment
  • Identify and take initiative on critical project deliverables to minimize impact and assume responsibility for success of SAP Project deliverables
  • Leverage ABAP Experience to support current environment as well as support migration efforts to Cloud Solutions
  • Mentoring of less experienced SAP Developers

Your goals and responsibilities will include:

  • Manage the SAP Technical Implementation lifecycle including process analysis, design input, understanding of functional requirements, creation of technical specifications, code development, test script creation, unit testing, execution of code reviews and associated documentation
  • Work with cross functional IT and business teams to design and develop solutions based on business requirements
  • Participate in workshops and provide thought leadership in the SAP technical space working with Solution Architects, SAP Functional Team, Basis, Integration engineers and business teams
  • Design, build and maintain efficient, readable, reusable, high performing and reliable code
  • Develop solutions with an understanding of large volume processes/processing and a deep understanding of performance impacts, best practices and approaches
  • Experience in Workflow configuration, development, testing, implementation and maintenance
  • Deep IDOC, Interface and EDI experience
  • Experience in Articles, High volume SKU/Store transactions, Assortments, Price and Purchase orders preferred in the SAP Retail environment
  • Ability to excel in a hybrid environment of onsite, remote and offshore team resources
  • Development experience in S4HANA, SAP Cloud Platform, Fiori and UI (SAPUI5) preferred


What you’ll bring to the table:

  • BA/BS Degree in IT, MIS or business related functional disciple. SAP Retail experience preferred
  • Minimum 9 years hands-on experience on SAP Development using ABAP
  • Minimum 5 years hands-on experience in procedural ABAP or OO ABAP as well as development in WebDynpro applications
  • Experience in SAP ECC IS Retail 6.0
  • Learning agility in a complex SAP Landscape of ECC, BW, GRC, S4HANA, SAP Cloud Platform and Fiori applications
  • Expert level experience in implementing projects in SAP by leveraging one or more of the following:
    • Middleware Integration with ECC
    • ABAP Workbench
    • ABAP Objects
    • ALE, BAPI, BADI’s, BTE, IDOCs, BDC, EDI and ALV Programming
    • User Exits & Enhancement Framework
    • RFC calls
    • OData and CDS Views, AMDP, BOPF
    • BRF+
    • Webservices and APIs (SOAP, ODATA, REST)
  • Expert level experience using SAP ABAP programming tools including Report and Transaction creation, Interfaces, Enhancements, Conversion Programs, SAPScript, and SmartForms, Screen Painter, BDC, LSMW, enhancing User Exits
  • Exposure to Business Application Studio and/or SAP Web IDE
  • Exposure to SAP UI technologies like SAP Fiori, Fiori elements, SAP UI5 and JavaScript
  • Familiarity with Cloud Application programming model (CAP) and Restful Application programming model (RAP)
  • Exposure to CPI (Cloud Platform Integration) a plus
  • Experience in SAP Portal and HR Development a plus
  • Knowledge of New ABAP syntax, Code inspector, ABAP Test cockpit and ADT
  • Good understanding of MM , IM and FI modules in SAP
  • Technical and thought leadership capabilities
  • Ability to address short term tactical requirements without losing site of the longer range strategic direction
  • Excellent functional business process knowledge in SAP Retail and processes
  • Self-motivated and disciplined to meet deadlines with speed, accuracy and professional attitude
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Excellent analytical and trouble-shooting skills
  • Self-starter, Collaborative and a team player
  • Ability to resolve conflict in a constructive manner and work around obstacles to ensure project success

About the Culture

Our home office offers outstanding amenities in a fun and rewarding workplace including:

  • Pet friendly environment, bring your pets to work!
  • A work-life balance and family events such as movie nights, art events and holiday festivals
  • “Top Dog” gym with equipment, fitness classes, massage therapists and personal trainers
  • “Sit & Stay” Café serving fresh breakfast and lunch options
  • Starbucks cart—productivity at its finest!
  • “Lil’ Paws” learning center and onsite daycare facility
  • Volunteer events with PetSmart Charities
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Job country: United States

City: Phoenix

Category: Home Office

Location: Phoenix, AZ, United States

Job posted 2022-01-04