Senior Backend Developer SAP (m/f/x) Tommy Hilfiger & Calvin Klein

Düsseldorf, Germany
06 Apr 2022
17 Sep 2022
Full Time
PVH is one of the most admired fashion and lifestyle companies in the world. Our brand portfolio includes the iconicCALVIN KLEIN and TOMMY HILFIGER, as well as a variety of goods under these and other nationally and internationally known owned and licensed brands. PVH has over 40,000 associates operating in over 40 countries and $9.9 billion in annual revenues. That's the Power of Us. That's the Power of PVH.

One of PVH's greatest strengths is our people, and our collective desire to create an inclusive workplace environment where every individual is valued and every voice is heard. Our culture is grounded in our company's values and we are cultivating an environment of inclusion, belonging and equity for all to build a better workplace, drive innovation in the marketplace and create positive impacts in our communities. We strive to be an employer of choice to drive fashion forward - for good.

The head office for the DACH and EEC markets which include 13 countries with more than 2600 employees is located in Duesseldorf and home to around 500 employees.

As a Senior Backend Developer SAP you will be responsible for supporting and maintaining our reporting solutions. You will have a profound understanding of SAP BW on Hana, Data Warehouse and data integration and be responsible for designing and implementing business requirements as well as data accuracy in reports. You will support the team in day-to-day SAP HANA development, identifying and fixing issues and improving system performance. In this role, you will work closely with the team at the head office in Amsterdam, acting as the interface between the country organization and the central ABI Team.

A day in the life of a Senior SAP Backend Developer (m/f/x):
  • Analyze, Design, Develop and Test robust Data Warehouse solutions in SAP BW & SAP HANA
  • Design, automate, schedule and load jobs necessary to extract data from source systems or external providers into the Data Warehouse
  • Ensure efficient data processing on an ongoing basis including data consistency of data attributes, naming conventions and element value types
  • Supporting the project and product teams with functional and technical advice on SAP BW & SAP HANA
  • Specify and oversee developments on SAP BW & SAP HANA including test activities
  • Be counterpart to our BW and ERP teams in our HQ in Amsterdam and define new data structures in HANA in close collaboration
  • Engage with users to understand their needs and architect, specify and coordinate developments of custom applications, logical and technical data architectures based on business requirements
  • Be 3rd level support and handover new configurations and developments into our existing support organization
  • Work closely with operational and implementation partners in projects and make sure PVH standards are followed

What do we need from you? You have:
  • 4+ years of relevant work experience
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent in Information Technology, Computer Science, Mathematics or other appropriate education
  • Experience with SAP BW on HANA, SAC is a plus
  • Experience with SAP HANA modelling
  • Knowledge of SQL & ABAP languages, python is a plus
  • Good understanding of data modelling (incl. table Functions and/or Scripted Calculation Views) and data warehouse architecture principles
  • Proven ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment
  • Strong communication skills in English, both verbal and written; the ability to convey complex analysis results clearly and with conviction to all levels of stakeholders
  • Knowledge of agile development processes (SCRUM or Kanban) and experience with Jira and/or Asana is a plus
  • Experience with Cloud based data warehouses and Data Lake is plus (SAP S/4HANA, AWS Redshift, Amazon S3)

What you can expect from us:
  • A hybrid smart work program that empowers our associates to work at their preferred location within a flexible schedule
  • We foster a culture of development, offering training and learning opportunities through our very own PVH university
  • Multiple employee benefits such as employee discounts, mobility offers, internal sports classes and other well-being initiatives
  • During covid-19 crisis the health and safety remains a top priority for PVH. We have issued guidelines and implemented measures for a healthy work environment that we carefully monitor and adapt

PVH is committed to fostering an inclusive and diverse community of associates with a strong sense of belonging. We believe we are bettered by all forms of diversity, and take pride in working with top talent from every walk of life and corner of the world. In the spirit of inclusivity, qualified applicants will be considered without regard to age, ethnicity, ability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, nationality, race, religion or sexual orientation.