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ERP – SAP ABAP Lead in Chicago,IL at Stericycle

Date Posted: 5/8/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

The ERP – SAP ABAP Lead provides leadership and technical support for various business units utilizing the SAP S/4 HANA platform and other systems.  In addition, this role will establish standards and develop quality code and associated documentation across enterprise-wide Stericycle.

Key Position Activities:



Leads, participates or coordinates end-to-end execution of SAP ABAP-related projects and other technology implementations. Introduces best practice and process improvement ideas.


Determine detailed system requirements based on business requirements provided by the Operations groups.


Provides technical expertise and solutions in SAP ABAP.


Develop and maintain application programs providing business functions, such as online screens, batch reports, creation of applications interface files, and basic WEB knowledge.


Continuously updates SAP Development standards and leverage cutting edge development tools of SAP suited to HANA


Understands business processes, accounting principles, systems configuration, enhancements and data or enables related processes.


Provides expertise for the estimation and financial analysis of projects.


Participates in weekly team meetings and internal initiatives to review outstanding issues and/or to discuss new trends or projects


Manages and completes complex assignment and related projects


Provide training, mentorship and ongoing support of SAP ABAP to IT and other stakeholders.


Performs other related duties as required or requested.


Test ABAP program changes. Provide subject matter expertise for the impact assessment and testing of SAP Add on Packs and SAP Release upgrades. Develop string test scripts in order to test a group of related functionality.


Provides SAP technical support including analysis, development, testing, tracking and resolution. 


Job Requirements

Education and Experience
  • 7+ years of hands-on ABAP experience.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Strong SAP S/4 Hana understanding.
  • Involvement in at least 3 SAP full life-cycle implementations.
  • SAP functional knowledge a plus.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or 8+ years of experience in diverse professional roles.
  • Strong verbal and written communications. 
  • Can work effectively with remote teams.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.