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SAP BW/BOBJ Developer

Date: Sep 26, 2022

Location: Atlanta, GA, US, 30308

Company: Norfolk Southern Corp.

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Job Description:

Norfolk Southern has an immediate opening for an SAP BW/BOBJ Developer with 3 plus years of experience. This position will be a part of the Synergy Team, a sub-group of the IT department responsible for SAP projects, at our campus in Midtown Atlanta, GA.


  • Understand existing SAP BW/BOBJ landscape and solution to support business with questions on data/reports.
  • Work closely with SAP functional teams and business to gather reporting requirements.
  • Evaluate Functional Specifications to provide project time and resource estimates and complete technical documentation.
  • Design, build and support BW Models, BEx queries and BOBJ Reports.
  • Provide end user support and troubleshooting assistance for Analysis for Excel and BOBJ Client tools.
  • Perform BW development reviews and maintain reporting standards.
  • Work closely with our offshore BW team to provide support with BW system maintenance (together with Basis), monitoring of the BW system, and resolving complex technical errors in the system.
  • Participate in testing related to various SAP versions and Support Pack upgrades.

Required Education, Skills, and Abilities:

  • 3 plus years of hands-on experience in SAP Business Warehouse 7.5 on HANA, Modelling, Extraction and Report Design, Query Designer and SAP Business Objects tool.
  • Experience in HANA BW Modelling tool (SAP HANA Studio).
  • Knowledge in BW related ABAP coding (Badi enhancements, start/end/expert routines, CMOD Exit for custom variables).
  • Understanding of various SAP functional modules (SAP HR/SAP FI/EHSM/P2P).
  • Knowledge of HANA views, SAP Analytics Cloud Reporting and Planning would be a plus.
  • Knowledge of Business Objects Analysis for Office and WEBI.
  • Strong analytical, communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Bachelor’s degree or Equivalent in Computer Science.

Work Conditions

Environment:  Hybrid (position based in Atlanta, GA)

Shift Work: No

On Call: No

Weekend Work: Yes

Travel: 0-2 days per month

Company Overview

Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE: NSC) is a Fortune 300 organization and one of the nation’s premier transportation companies. Its Norfolk Southern Railway Company subsidiary operates approximately 19,500 route miles in 22 states and the District of Columbia, serves every major container port in the eastern United States, and provides efficient connections to other rail carriers. Norfolk Southern is a major transporter of industrial products, including chemicals, agriculture, and metals and construction materials. In addition, the railroad operates the most extensive intermodal network in the East and is a principal carrier of coal, automobiles, and automotive parts.


At Norfolk Southern, we believe in celebrating our individuality. By leveraging the unique backgrounds and viewpoints of our employees, we can create a culture of innovation, respect, and inclusion. We know that employees thrive in a workplace where differing viewpoints, ideas, and experiences are freely shared and valued. As such, we encourage all employees to contribute their distinctive skills and capabilities to our organization.


Equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants regardless of race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetic information, veteran status, sexual orientation, and gender identity. Together, we power progress.


Nearest Major Market: Atlanta