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Senior SAP Software Developer

Please Note: The application deadline for this vacancy has now passed.

Vacancy Information

We have a fantastic opportunity to join the ERP Engineering team at Greggs as an Senior SAP Software Developer to support Greggs in transforming the way we build SAP solutions and integrate SAP into other business systems and processes.

We can offer you:

  • 25 days (5 weeks) annual leave, pro-rated, increasing with service (in addition to bank holidays), plus 1 additional floating day

  • Management Bonus Scheme which is worth up to 12.5% of your salary

  • Profit share: We want everyone to share in the success of the business, so we distribute 10% of our profits to all our employees who have at least 6-month service, or more, each year

  • Private Medical Insurance which is free for you and subsidised for your dependants

  • Permanent Health Insurance which is a replacement income scheme

  • You will automatically join our Greggs pension scheme which is a fantastic way to save for your retirement and allows you to benefit from employer contributions and tax advantages

  • Defined contribution management pension scheme

  • Death in service benefit which provides a lump-sum payment equal to 4 times your year’s salary

  • Colleague discount, up to 50% off our own-produced products

  • Share save schemes that let you buy discounted Greggs shares, by saving a set amount of money over a fixed time, to have an even bigger share of our profits

  • Career progression and learning and development

  • Employee Assistance Programme; A free, confidential helpline, offering advice and support with financial, relationship, work-related and wellbeing issues, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Including a mobile app providing a range of wellness content on physical, mental, social, and financial wellbeing

  • Perks and savings, such as digital gift card discounts, online cashback, in-store and online coupons and lifestyle offers

  • Cycle to Work scheme

  • A company who cares about our communities; the environment and being a better business! Click here to read about The Greggs Pledge

  • Colleague Networks – internal groups where colleagues and their allies can share their own experiences, offer feedback on the way we do things at Greggs, and provide support to one another

About the role

  • This is a full-time role, however flexibility in this will be considered
  • We know that having a work-life balance is important, so we offer our colleagues as much flexibility as possible in line with the needs of their role
  • The base location for this role is Greggs House, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE12 8EW

What you'll do

We are looking for passionate people that love working as a part of a team to join us on our journey.

You will have a proactive, can-do attitude and enjoy contributing towards an adaptive, fun and creative environment. You will be capable of working cross functionally and facilitating and collaborating with multiple stakeholder groups.

You will be a lifelong learner and will enjoy joining us on a continuous journey of learning and improving as we strive to take advantage of the very latest SAP development tools and approaches to help us deliver innovative solutions to business problems.

You will care about using the delivering high-quality products that are robust, secure, scalable and maintainable, ensuring quality is baked-in, learning from and sharing your knowledge with others through training courses, self-learning and paired / mob programming and code reviews.

About you

You will fit right into this role if you are:

  • Passionate about writing clean, testable and maintainable code
  • A strong technical knowledge and practical experience of ABAP including procedural and object development as well as Data Dictionary.
  • A knowledge of ALV Reporting, User Exits and BADIs.
  • A knowledgeable and practical approach to application design and development.
  • An understanding of performance, scalability and extensibility in system development and approaches for high volume transactional solutions.
  • An ability to carry out problem solving including root cause analysis, communicate the problem and work to identify fixes or improvements.
  • Excellent communication, presentation and inter-personal skills.
  • Knowledge of a range of SAP modules is an advantage and familiarity with the Retail industry a benefit.

It would be advantageous if you had knowledge OR experience of the following:

  • Experience of working in an agile environment.
  • Have experience of using SAP BTP using CI/CD pipelines including integration, functional and end-to-end testing.
  • SAP BTP.
  • SAP Forms (adobe and smartforms).
  • Technical knowledge in Restful ABAP development.
  • CDS views.
  • API implementation as well as SAP Gateway.
  • SAP UI5 background or ability to adapt.

About Greggs

Here at Greggs, we love what we do, and we have fun! What makes Greggs so special is our culture – the way we are, the way we behave and the way we support each other. We're hard-working, but above all else we're family; and it doesn't matter who you are, where you're from or what your favourite bake is, we’d love you to join us!   We want everyone to feel welcome at Greggs and our colleagues to be able to be themselves at work, whatever their background, preferences, or views.  

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