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BMO Financial Group Developer Specialist - (SAP S4 Hana / ABAP/ Finance) in Toronto, Ontario


120 Bloor Street East

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The Developer Specialist will be a key resource in the strategic build out of S4 Hana Finance platform.

Work as part of a team through development life cycle for S4. Provide expertise in S4 and Hana configuration, integration, development and SAP S4 FI/GL Product Knowledge. Act in the design and development space specifically for S4 Hana, working with a larger team of architects / designers / tech specialists on the SAP Banking platform. Work with project team (Project Manager’s, Business Experts, Developers, Quality Analyst’s et.) on planning and delivery of S4 Hana deliverables. Implement and configure S4 proof of Concept, Development Environments for use by business experts as part of Blueprinting and requirements. Define S4 reporting and SAP workflows, leveraging Hana capabilities.

Develop custom objects and perform unit testing on development artifacts to ensure quality and to minimize the number of incidents found during Quality Assurance

Participate in testing (e.g., User Acceptance Testing, Regression Testing and System Integration Testing) activities in order to support bug fixes, identify anomalies and misunderstandings, and provide clarity surrounding the interpretation of the requirements

Support implementation activities to promote the application into the production environment in preparation for the user community.

Participate in project and team meetings, interacting and collaborating with team members and

other departments during the project planning and execution phase, document meeting minutes and design decisions, provide a developer’s perspective in the meetings and to contribute to the timely delivery, design, and quality of various work artifacts.

Required Skills:

  • ABAP on S4 Hana

  • Development experience with CDS views for reporting and downstream extracts

  • Experience in SAP S4 Hana GL implementations

  • Experience with SAP Workflows

  • Knowledge of Finance / Accounting processes

  • Advanced analytical skills, planning skills

  • Advanced communication skills both verbal and written

  • Possesses solid analytical skills for complex problem solving

  • Ability to complete root cause analysis, design solutions, write code, perform testing, document design and implement large/multiple dev projects

  • Ability to work effectively in a strong team oriented environment

  • Delivery focused and self-motivated

Nice to Have

  • Experience with SAP S4/Simple Finance/R3 Finance implementations (S4 strongly preferred)

  • Experience on SAP Finance development projects (GL, AFI, FICO, etc.)

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BMO Financial Group Serving customers for 200 years and counting, BMO is a highly diversified financial services provider – the 8th largest bank, by assets, in North America. With total assets of $728 billion as of October 31, 2018, and a team of diverse and highly engaged employees, BMO provides a broad range of personal and commercial banking, wealth management and investment banking products and services to more than 12 million customers and conducts business through three operating groups: Personal and Commercial Banking, BMO Wealth Management and BMO Capital Markets.We serve Canadian clients through BMO Bank of Montreal®, our personal and commercial banking business, BMO Nesbitt Burns®*, one of Canada's leading wealth management firms, and BMO Capital Markets™, our North American investment and corporate banking division.In the United States, clients are served through BMO Harris Bank, a major U.S. Midwest personal and commercial bank, and BMO Private Bank, with wealth management offices across the United States, as well as BMO Capital Markets™, our North American investment and corporate banking division.We help our customers make money make sense by delivering the broadest range of financial services through a single point of contact. Our financial service professionals provide access to any services our customers require across the entire enterprise.