Sasol North America SAP Technical Specialist (SAP Development) in Houston, Texas

Sasol (USA) Corporation is expanding its existing Louisiana Chemical Operations with the development of a world-scale ethane cracker that will produce 1.5 million tons of ethylene and other downstream derivatives per year. The ethane cracker will enable Sasol to expand its differentiated ethylene derivatives business, while helping to strengthen U.S. Manufacturing, boost exports and spur economic growth.

Due to our tremendous growth we are recruiting for a SAP Technical Specialist (SAP Development) . This position will report to the Information Technology/Information Management Department and is located in Houston, TX. Below are details of the position requirements:

Sasol offers a comprehensive total rewards package with market-related compensation and benefits that are consistent across our sites in the USA. The total rewards package is competitive within our industry and is designed to attract and retain our most valuable assets - our employees. Come be a part of our Growing Team!!!

Position Responsibilities

  • Develop and maintain SAP design and technical specification documents; assist in defining and documenting SAP Best Practices.

  • Participate in the analysis of the business operations to validate requirements and scope, suggest process improvements and assist in effort estimation.

  • Ensure technical solutions maintain design integrity, adhere to functional designs and meet business needs.

  • Develop, test, debug, implement, maintain and document ABAP code used in RICEFW (Reports, Interfaces, Conversions, Extensions, Forms and Workflows) objects on an ECC 6.0 System.

  • Work closely with stakeholders to translate business requirements into user-centric designs and facilitate the development and rollout of new applications, features, and tools.

  • Troubleshoot and resolve production support issues

  • Assist with upgrades, new releases and monitor performance of the technical objects

Experience and/or Educational Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree required

  • At least 8 year experience in SAP ABAP/4 programming using: SAPScript, iDocs, BAPI, RFC.

  • Solid Experience with RFCs, SMOD/CMOD, BADIs, Enhancement Framework/Spots.

  • Development and knowledge with the SAP PM/MM/IM/SM modules.

  • Ability to transform business function requirement into technical program specs, and to code, unit test and debug programs.

  • Experience with BAPIs, BADIs, RFCs, IDOCs, LSMW, writing user exits, BDC coding and interfaces.

  • Experience with implementation of standard Fiori applications (transactional, factsheet and analytical) and enhance standard applications using enhancement framework.

  • Knowledge with SAP application templates (e.g.: Worklist, Master-Detail), Smart Controls, Smart Templates, Fragments and Themes.

  • Help drive long-term UX strategy by balancing design thinking, technology, and customer needs.

  • Design & model OData services using the Gateway Service Builder.

  • Understanding of data structures and data objects

  • Knowledge of SAPUI5, HTML5 and Java Script development is a Big PLUS

  • Good communication skills

Location: Houston, TX

Sasol (USA) Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer and gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, creed, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, national origin, disability or protected veteran status, as well as any other characteristic protected by applicable law, regulation or local ordinance. For more information about your rights under the law, see

Sasol treats work-authorized job applicants equally in recruiting and hiring without regard to their citizenship status or national origin unless required by law, regulation, executive order, government contract, or determination by the Attorney General. Please note Sasol will not sponsor, obtain, and/or petition for temporary visa status (for example, E, F-1, H-1, H-2, L, B, J, or TN) for candidates for this position and/or personnel hired for this position.

We are not accepting unsolicited resumes from 3rd party recruitment agencies, therefore we will not a pay a fee for resumes submitted.