Senior Software Engineer - SAP BW ABAP/HANA/SLT in Scottsdale, AZ at Discount Tire Corporate Careers

Date Posted: 7/24/2020

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Job Description

Here at Discount Tire, we celebrate the spirit of our people with extraordinary pride and enthusiasm. As America’s largest independent tire retailer, specializing in tires & wheels, we have over 1,000 store locations and continue to grow every year. Our consistent growth over the last 60 years, the loyalty of our customers and passion of our people makes Discount Tire a great place to work.

Under minimal supervision, the Senior Software Engineer- SAP BW Developer is responsible for performing complex design, programming and testing work related to the implementation, enhancement and support of SAP reporting per business requirements and specifications.


  • Gather and assess development requirements and/or specifications from business stakeholders and/or functional analyst
  • Translate development requirements and specifications into high quality, efficient SAP solutions
  • Provide support, technical explanations and documentation as necessary
  • Identify opportunities to re-engineer/integrate existing processes
  • Maintain awareness of the relevance and importance of activities and how those contribute to achieving quality objectives
  • Complete work in a timely and accurate manner while providing exceptional customer service
  • Act as the technical expert, ensuring quick turnaround in identifying application issues and providing timely solutions.
  • Develop detailed plans and accurate estimates for completion of build, system testing and implementation phases of project.
  • Transform business function requirements into technical program specs to code, test and debug programs.
  • Develop, code, document and execute unit tests, systems, integration and acceptance tests and testing tools for functions of high complexity.
  • Perform performance tuning to improve performance over multiple functions
  • Manage operational support, performing work during change windows as well as providing on call support as required by the team.
  • Mentor and coach junior developer resources.
  • Manage design, development and implementation of BW Reporting projects.
  • Review and revise technical designs to meet BW Reporting project requirements.
  • Other duties as assigned

Job Requirements


  • 6+ years of experience with SAP BW development
  • Strong development experience with SAP BW reporting including designing, developing and implementing BEx reports.
  • HANA Development
    • Ability to develop complex and simple Calculation Views and Supporting Views within HANA Studio
    • Use Filter Expressions
    • Create Restricted Columns
    • Create Calculated Columns
    • Ability to create and maintain procedures
  • BW Development
    • Ability to work with and create BW Composite Providers and BW InfoObjects within HANA Studio
    • Understanding of Cubes and Process Chains may be needed
    • Experience working with BW infocubes, Transformations, and DTP’s
  • BEx Query Development
    • Ability to develop BEx Report using BEx Query Designer
    • Understanding of when it is best to use Calculated Column within HANA view or formula within BEx Query Designer
  • ABAP Development
    • 2+ years of ABAP experience
    • Ability to design and create user exits and ABAP code if needed for BEx Reports.
  • Knowledge of SAP SAP Landscape Transformation (SLT) replication server
  • Experience working on end-to-end projects
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment
  • Time management skills; the ability to juggle multiple priorities and meet deadlines
  • Ability to work independently and in a team is vital.
  • Ability to work efficiently and accurately under pressure, meet deadlines and present a professional demeanor is essential.
  • Ability to respond to different organizational situations while maintaining a positive and friendly attitude is necessary.
  • Maintaining confidentiality, treating others with respect and upholding Company values are key attributes.
  • In addition, organizational and problem-solving skills, a can-do attitude, and the ability to adjust to changing requirements are essential.

Educational Requirements:

Bachelor’s degree preferred or equivalent work experience

Work Days:

Normal work days are Monday through Friday.  Occasional Saturdays and Sundays may be necessary.

Work Hours:

Normal work hours are 6:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.  Occasional overtime (more than forty hours per week) may be necessary.