SAP CO – Application Engineer

Job Title: SAP CO – Application Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Selangor
Salary: RM Atrractive
Reference: A000000 (ARJX-741651)
Contact Name: Chandra Surya Govindarajoo
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 17, 2019 11:06

Job Description

About our client

An industrial corporation, producer of largest chemical specialty in the world. Our client currently expanding the  IT team for their Shared Services Centre in Malaysia.


About the role

Provides on-going 2nd level support on SAP Controlling and integrated SAP platform applications across company to end users in a timely and efficient manner.


Your responsibilities

  • Reviews and discusses open incidents to determine who and how the incidents should be handled.

  • Reviews recently closed incidents to determine if the incidents could have been handled better.  If so, implement corrective action for the future.

  • Reviews the status of existing knowledge articles for the relevant process.  Follows-up with authors / reviewers as needed in cases where target dates are missed.  Proposes additional ideas for knowledge articles and assigns authors, reviewers and target dates.  Publicizes the publication of new knowledge articles.

  • Identifies areas with high support requirements and proposes ideas for improvement.

  • Identifies areas where there is a need for knowledge transfer workshops, to enable the 1st and/or 2nd level support teams to support an existing or new processes and solutions.  Help organize and schedule the workshops.

  • Analyzes and documents on a monthly basis, the support level provided by the Process Support team and on the publication of knowledge articles for the processes where they are the assigned Process Team Partner.  Takes corrective action to ensure that the Process Support team is reaching the established KPIs in terms of support and publication of Knowledge Articles.

  • Using the problem management process, assists with identifying the root cause of problems and monitors the progress of the resolution of such problems. 

  • Provides ad hoc training to end-users on best practice solutions.


You will have


Technical Skills Requirements

  • Solid understanding of business processes of SAP Controlling including Cost Element Accounting, Cost Center Accounting, Activity-Based Accounting, Internal Orders and Product Cost Controlling.

  • Knowledge on SAP CO module integration with other modules i.e. FI, SD and MM.

  • Well versed SAP Master Record (Customer Master and Vendor Master) and understanding of Profitability Analysis, Profit Center Accounting and Assigning Material and Cost to Profit Centers. 

  • At least a minimum of 3 – 4 years of work experience in support or functional role.

  • Undergone full cycle implementation experience is an added value.

  • Cross functional knowledge on Order to cash, Plan to Produce or Purchase to pay is an advantage.

  • Certified SAP Professional and working experience in S4/HANA environment is a plus.


Basic Requirements

  • Enthusiastic to work on rotation shifts (24/5), ROTA changes on monthly basis.

  • University degree, preferably in the field IT, Business, Engineering or a comparable education.

  • Good analytical and learning skills, ability to understand complex situations.

  • Strong communication skills in both written and speaking. 

  • A team player, meticulous, able to work under pressure and tight deadlines. 

  • Service oriented and ability to travel for SAP know how transfer.

  • Good communications skills both verbal and written in English. 

  • Proficiency in German and/or ‎Mandarin a plus.