Software Engineer II

Last updated 2 months ago
Location:Charlotte, North Carolina
Job Type:Full Time

Core Services Engineering builds and manages the critical products and services that Microsoft runs on. We boldly pursue big ideas that power transformational advances at Microsoft and for our customers, while helping Microsoft teams work smarter, faster and more securely every day. Core Services Engineering employees have deep technical and business expertise, customer insights, and a clear point of view that comes from first-hand, large-scale experience with Microsoft and industry solutions. We are engineers, technology leaders and experts, digital transformation change agents, and customer advocates.

We have exciting opportunities for you to innovate, influence, transform, inspire and grow within our organization and we encourage you to apply to learn more!

As part of the Business Application Services (BAS) Team accountable for SAP at Microsoft, our employees make global impact on millions of customers and thousands of employees who use mission-critical ERP software and services.

Microsoft Professional Services is multibillion dollar business and is one of the company’s largest and most diverse business groups. The team includes architects, consultants, support professionals, sales and business leaders who serve customers in 191 countries and 46 languages.

As SAP Software Engineer you will design and deliver SAP solutions for Microsoft Professional Services in the following business process/modules: SAP Sales and Distribution (SD), SAP Resource Related Billing (RRB) and SAP Flexible Solution Billing.

A fast paced and dynamic team environment will engage and energize your ability to solving complex business problems and provide an opportunity to be part of exciting business transformation.


Key responsibilities:

  • Lead configuration of SAP Business Warehouse Integrated Planning (BW-IP), and SAP Business Warehouse (BW) to enable the desired business processes for Microsoft Professional services
  • Partner with Enterprise Architecture, Dev, Test and support teams in analyzing requirements, proposing designs, developing specs, and driving the designs to completion through virtual team leadership across PM, Dev, Test and Support.
  • Engage partner engineering leads and business partners; effectively building a ‘trusted advisor’ relationship with these teams through consistent on-time, on-budget and high-quality delivery
  • Build and operate the services in a SAP DevOps Environment. Own the services in production, monitor, analyze, track and remediate issues in production.


Required Qualifications:

  • 6+ years of SAP BW experience with sound knowledge in integrating SAP SD, MM, and FICO modules in BW.
  • 3+ years of experience in working BW Integrated Planning (IP), BOBJ dashboards, BOBJ WEBI, and basic knowledge on BPC functionalities.
  • Hands-on experience with activating data sources including enhancements, filling setup tables, creating DSO, transformation including ABAP in start/end routines, BEx queries including structures, process chains including monitoring.
  • Experience creating complex data sources using ABAP function modules and extending SAP delivered data sources.
  • Experience integrating Business Objects Enterprise with SAP BW.
  • Basic knowledge of ABAP programming relation to BI.
  • Should have minimum 3+ years of experience in BW-Integration Planning. Extensive experience in designing and developing Planning Interfaces that encompasses complex Data Slices, Characteristic Relationship & FOX formula scenarios, BEx queries, Planning Sequences and Planning Functions.
  • Ability to write ABAP Code and BADIs as needed for SAP BW Integrated Planning.
  • Experience working with CPM/AO Workbooks.
  • A minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Engineering, or a related field, or equivalent alternative education, skills, and/or practical experience is required
  • The successful candidate must be a U.S. Citizen.

    Citizenship Verification: This position requires verification of US Citizenship to meet federal government security requirements.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • SAP S/4 HANA experience
  • Development or configuration experience SAP Multi Resource Scheduling (MRS)
  • Development or configuration experience in SAP Entitlement Management System (EMS)
  • ABAP Development Experience and Experience in CPM related Business Add Ins (BADIs)
  • Strong understanding of SAP and Microsoft integration technologies
  • Ability to communicate functional SAP strategies and roadmaps with Senior and C-Level Executives Experience developing industry standard algorithms applicable to analyzing current business service behavior through telemetry
  • Experience developing standards in translating customer and technical requirements into service architecture to meet Quality of Service Expectations
  • Experience working in an agile organization developing highly integrated and high-volume solutions Experience using telemetry to understand throughput, limitations and constraints in a service Experience in defining cost per transaction or per user, based on service configuration.

Ability to meet Microsoft, customer and/or government security screening requirements are required for this role. These requirements include, but are not limited to the following specialized security screenings:

  • Microsoft Cloud Background Check: This position will be required to pass the Microsoft Cloud background check upon hire/transfer and every two years thereafter.
  • Citizenship Verification: This position requires verification of US Citizenship to meet federal government security requirements.


Microsoft is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinances. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request via the Accommodation request form.

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