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Federal - SAP ABAP Development Specialist

Job Location: TX - San Antonio

Regional Description: Southwest

Job Number: 00690155


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Organization: Accenture Federal Services

Location:  San Antonio, TX


Accenture Federal Services, a wholly owned subsidiary of Accenture LLP, is a U.S. company with offices in Arlington, Virginia. Accenture's federal business has served every cabinet-level department and 30 of the largest federal organizations. Accenture Federal Services transforms bold ideas into breakthrough outcomes for clients at defense, intelligence, public safety, civilian and military health organizations.

We believe that great outcomes are everything. It’s what drives us to turn bold ideas into breakthrough solutions. By combining digital technologies with what works across the world’s leading businesses, we use agile approaches to help clients solve their toughest problems fast—the first time. So you can deliver what matters most.

Count on us to help you embrace new ways of working, building for change and put customers at the core. A wholly owned subsidiary of Accenture, we bring over 30 years of experience serving the federal government, including every cabinet-level department. Our 7,200 dedicated colleagues and change makers work with our clients at the heart of the nation’s priorities in defense, intel, public safety, health and civilian to help you make a difference for the people you employ, serve and protect.

The ABAP Development Specialist is responsible for technical analysis, design, code and testing of components of SAP. The System Specialist is involved in maintenance, enhancement and/or development work of SAP modules and those that interface with other applications.  The System Specialist has a range of skills and knowledge of the technologies used and applications supported by Client Service Teams. The System Specialist may be required to participate in on-call support.

Roles and Responsibilities as follows:
  • Work with Client, Accenture, and Teaming Partner team members to gather and interpret functional user/system requirements into technical design specifications
  • Develop technical system specifications for SAP components
  • Design SAP components to technical programming standards
  • Coordinate and participate in structured peer reviews / walkthroughs
  • Create operational documentation for the SAP application
  • Coordinate work with other Systems Specialists across teams
  • Provide input to assist in determining level of work effort for assigned activities
  • Assist the Client Service Team Manager in monitoring budget by providing estimated-time-to-complete (ETC) and actuals for assigned tasks
  • Anticipate, identify, track and resolve issues and risks affecting the application
  • May support career development (e.g. coaching, training, etc.) for team members.  


Basic Qualifications:

  • 4 years of SAP ABAP programming experience to include experience developing ABAP Web Dynpro programs
  • US Citizenship required 
Additional Preferred Skills and Qualifications:
  • Technical and functional knowledge in the following modules: 
    FI (experience in Public Sector Accounting preferred), 
    CO, HR, and PM
  • Experience working with HANA S/4


An active security clearance or the ability to obtain one may be required for this role.

Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.

Applicants for employment in the US must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States and with Accenture (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any other non-immigrant status).

Accenture is a Federal Contractor and an EEO and Affirmative Action Employer of Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

Equal Employment Opportunity

All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as protected by federal, state, or local law.

Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.

Accenture is committed to providing veteran employment opportunities to our service men and women.


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