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SAP Applications Developer/Analyst

Date: Mar 7, 2023

Location: Oak Ridge, TN, US, 37830

Company: Oak Ridge National Laboratory

Requisition Id 8819 



The Enterprise Applications and Business Intelligence Group in the Information Technology Services Division (ITSD) in the Business Services Directorate at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) is seeking qualified applicants for a Software Developer/Analyst position. Software Developer/Analyst to develop and support enterprise applications at ORNL, with particular focus on Human Resource applications.


Major Duties/Responsibilities:

This position will provide support for ORNL’s human resource applications which cover a wide range of business functions such as: Human Resources master data, organizational management, benefits, compensation, performance management, succession planning, onboarding, recruiting, and learning.  ORNL’s Human Resource applications exist on a landscape that includes SAP (ECC) and SAP SuccessFactors.  Software developed in both SAP technologies as well as non-SAP web technologies. 


Primary duties for this position may include:

  • Development, support and modification of software involving SAP’s ABAP technologies including SAP GUI (Classic ABAP and ABAP Objects), Business Server Pages, and ABAP WebDynpro.
  • Development, support and modification of software developed in traditional technologies such as C# and C++
  • Development and support of migration activities to new SAP S/4HANA platform
  • Development and support of new activities to implement new module and/or new cloud solutions for the HR customer
  • Analysis of software requirements and assistance in application design
  • Analysis of software code and data to answer questions about system operations
  • Implementation of unit testing and automated testing for programs and applications
  • Collaboration with developers in other areas such as Finance (include Payroll), Business Intelligence, et cetera.
  • Adherence to ORNL software quality assurance standards and ITIL best practices
  • Support of ORNL project management requirements


Basic Qualifications:

  • BS in Computer Science/Information Systems or technical field
  • 5 or more years of application development experience (equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered)
  • Proven track record of development successes
  • Strong customer focus and excellent written and verbal communications skills.


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Passion to review and write code
  • Willingness/desire to learn emerging programming technologies
  • Traditional and object-oriented programming
  • Highly motivated, self-starter who is comfortable working as part of a team (in any capacity) or as an independent contributor
  • Model View Controller concept
  • SAP ABAP (classic and object-oriented), SAP Business Server Pages (BSPs), SAP WebDynpro and SAP WebRFC technologies
  • SAP Cloud Platform Integration experience
  • Development, planning, support, design, modification and testing of SQL Server Analytical Service (SSAS) packages to load data.  SQL Server Management Studio also a plus.
  • Limited knowledge of Linux/Unix development – e.g., writing basic scripts, etc.
  • SAP HANA development technologies (CDS views, HANA security)
  • Web services creation and consumption (SOAP and REST)
  • Traditional web development (e.g., HTML5, CSS, XML, and JavaScript)
  • Code analysis, performance, security and debugging
  • Code unit testing
  • Business workflow


Benefits at ORNL:

UT Battelle offers an exceptional benefits package to include matching 401K, Pension Plan, Paid Vacation and Medical / Dental plan. Onsite amenities include Credit Union, Medical Clinic, and free Fitness facilities.  For more information about our benefits, working here, and living here, visit the “About” tab at



Moving can be overwhelming and expensive. UT-Battelle offers a generous relocation package to ease the transition process. Domestic and international relocation assistance is available for certain positions. If invited to interview, be sure to ask your Recruiter (Talent Acquisition Partner) for details.


This position will remain open for a minimum of 5 days after which it will close when a qualified candidate is identified and/or hired.

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ORNL is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants, including individuals with disabilities and protected veterans, are encouraged to apply.  UT-Battelle is an E-Verify employer.

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