The Financial Systems team provides technology expertise to the finance department, and is responsible for SAP, HANA, and connected 3rd party systems at Booking.com. We want to change the way people work with SAP, by building a finance application platform that supports simplification of business processes, and empowers the finance community with better financial insights.

As a SAP HANA developer, you will have a combination of technical and analytical skills with a deep understanding of the business. You will be responsible for the research into, and the analysis of, business processes to optimize current processes, building models to describe the business, and creating scalable solutions. You will also provide support to the existing systems and processes used within the finance department.  This role involves extensive daily interaction with functional specialists, product team within finance and the finance department; therefore it is essential that you have a good understanding of finance, experience of implementing changes within finance systems and processes, and strong verbal and written communication skills in English.

Due to the continued and rapid growth of the organization, there is the opportunity for the tasks and duties of the position to evolve over time. You will need to be keen to develop and grow with the role and to take on additional challenges, responsibilities and projects as they occur.

B.Responsible:

  • Investigate, explore and optimize business processes
  • Create and implement models and development artifacts for business
  • Develop and maintain the integration of SAP and external data sources
  • Work with product managers / functional specialists / stakeholders to understand underlying business processes, analyze business needs and translate business requirements into technical requirements
  • Prepare technical specifications, design and develop solutions
  • Maintain existing artifacts and debug issues
  • Plan and develop changes independently and in collaboration with product teams and functional specialists

B.Skilled:

  • Bachelor degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, or related field is required
  • 2+ years of full hands-on HANA development AND modeling experience is a must
  • Experience with performance tuning and optimization of calculation views and stored procedures is required
  • Experience with XSA is heavily preferred
  • Experience with OData using XSOData is required
  • Experience with server-side JavaScript preferably with Node.js is an advantage
  • Experience with Application Function Libraries, search, text analysis and mining, spatial, graph engines is a plus
  • Experience with Java, Python or R Lang is a plus
  • Experience with Hadoop is a plus
  • Ability to have good grasp of the detail and manage multiple priorities
  • Ability to work in a quick turnaround environment
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Strong communication skills in English, both verbal and written
  • Organized, flexible, open minded, proactive and result-oriented

 

 

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