SAP HCM Authorization Expert

Einsatzort: Essen/ Duisburg

Role: SAP HCM Authorization Expert

Number of positions: 1

Location: Essen/Duisburg, Germany

Duration: until 31.12.2018, option to extend

Start: ASAP

Workload: 100% (5 days/week)

Remote or Onsite: 80% Onsite – 20% Remote

Level: +3 years

Contract Type: Freelance

Other: Candidates must be eligible to work as a freelancer in Germany with all the necessary permits/documentation/visas.

Project Description:

Expert advice in the context of an SAP Carve-Out project with the aim of carrying out an inventory of the current SAP HCM system for the area of ​​SAP HCM authorizations and subsequently ensuring the trouble-free operation


  • The preparation and moderation of a kick-off on "SAP HCM authorizations" with the involved employees
  • Tool and process analysis, reviewing existing documentation, showing GAPs, analysis workshops / expert discussions
  • Making a more detailed analysis of the existing architecture and how the system works
  • Use of analysis results of the architecture and system operation in the:
  • Adjustments to the rules as well
  • organizational changes
  • Documentation of the results
  • Conception of business processes and implementation of business processes for SAP HCM authorizations
  • Documentation of the processes
  • Maintenance of the SAP HCM system to prepare the carve-out
  • Knowledge transfer to Atos, through the creation of necessary documentation and the holding of trainings in the workplace

In operation:

  • Create and implement the authorization concepts in various SAP HCM applications
  • Comprehensive advice to intragroup clients
  • Consulting of SAP rollout projects with focus on HCM
  • Development of suitable solutions within the projects
  • assumption of partial project management functions (eg coordination of other consultants / developers in their area of responsibility)
  • Analysis, evaluation and correction of SAP authorization problems of all kinds (2nd / 3rd level support)
  • Further development and optimization of authorization tools
  • Coaching and consulting to ensure compliance requirements such as reducing SoD conflicts
  • Accompaniment of authorization tests.

Searched profile/skills:

  • SAP HCM authorizations
  • Structural authorization
  • Scheduled authorization for the implementation of EU-DSGVO requirements
  • Desirable handling of SAP GRC Access Control and / or SAP Identity Management
  • Development knowledge is advantageous (in terms of customer-specific authorization enhancements using ABAP

Languages: Fluent German

Deadline: 31st October 2018

Tagwords: SAP HCM, SAP Authorization