ADP Senior Developer for SPAU activities & Automation tools in Prague, Czech Republic

Job Responsibilities:(Description)

The person will be responsible for HRSP SPAU cycle activities for the corresponding shift, performing SPDD, SPAU, implementing the Additional OSS notes and supporting the deployment into next systems level.

The person will become the SPAU Subject Matter Expert for the corresponding region.

For SPAU activities there is one person by shift (APAC, EMEA, NA).

The role requires several years of experience in ABAP. Experience performing SPAU activities will be a plus.

Role Responsibilities:

The role is the main contact person for SPAU activities (. Good communication skills required as this will be key in the communication with Basis and Global Testing teams for HRSP and Upgrades deployment. The role interacts with a variety of organizational levels.

The SPAU process is instrumental and fundamental for granting our Business to work. It is not only a technical activity, it is a key process to make sure ADP MNC can continue providing the own services.

When not involved in the SPAU activities, the person will work as part of GV Operations and taking care of the maintenance of the automation solutions the team manages:

  • Enhancing and supporting Payroll Automation tool

  • Enhancing and supporting Landing Page and Payroll Control Center tool

  • Enhancing and supporting Report Extraction Tool (RET)

  • Enhancing and supporting the Finance tools

  • Enhancing and supporting the Authorizations tools

The person will take the technical ownership of one or several automation solutions the team manages. Being key on the analysis and design, working together with corresponding architect, implementing the needed coding and performing unit testing.

The role interacts with a variety of organizational levels such as Implementation, Client Services and IT team.

Experience, Skills, Academic

*Technical Skills Required: *

Senior developer

Strong knowledge of Abap

Knowledge on interfaces

Objects Oriented Programming skills

SPAU knowledge will be a plus

Authorizations knowledge will be nice to have

Ability to perform accurate estimates

Cross application programs

Dialog programming (tools on files and jobs handling)

Customer Service Skills:

Effective written and verbal communication skills in English (the addition of other languages necessary for the support of some


Appreciation of cultural nuances differences and their impact on effective communication

Required Competencies:


Ability to adapt to evolving processes, tools, and team structure

Ability to adhere to processes and guidance and make sound decisions under sometimes ambiguous circumstances

Learning agility


Self-starter with strong initiative

Attention to detail and methodical

Ability to work under stress in a dynamic environment



  • Very strong experience as senior ABAP programmer (5 – 7 years)
  • Very strong experience in debugging investigation and problems resolution
  • Experience in OSS notes implementation
  • Being able to work during the weekend (compensating with time off during the week)


  • Experience in SPAU/SPDD activities
  • Experience on Authorizations devs
  • Prior experience working within a geographically diverse, global organization would be advantageous

Requisition #: 93186

Job Title: Senior Developer for SPAU activities & Automation tools

Country: Czech Republic

State: Prague

City: Prague

Employment Status: Full Time

Job Category: Technology

Area of Interest: Applications Programming/Analysis

Locations: Czech Republic, Prague