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Canadian Pacific Railway SAP ABAP Developer in Calgary, Canada

  • Req ID: 75251

  • Department: Information Services

  • Job Type: Full-Time

  • Position Type: Non-Union

  • Location: Calgary, Alberta

  • Country: Canada

  • % of Travel: 0-10%

  • of Positions: 1

  • Job Available to: Internal & External

  • Deadline to apply: 03/25/2019

Canadian Pacific is a transcontinental railway in Canada and the United States with direct links to major ports on the west and east coasts, providing North American customers a competitive rail service with access to key markets in every corner of the globe. CP is growing with its customers, offering a suite of freight transportation services, logistics solutions and supply chain expertise. Visit to see the rail advantages of CP.


  • Responsible for development and maintenance of SAP Applications according to project requirements and user expectations;

  • Develop Code in ABAP, ABAP OO, SQL;

  • Creation of Technical Documentation, Code Review, test process on standard and developed object in the area of concentration;

  • Requirements gathering and validation, update of development standards;

  • On Call support will be required for this position;

  • Support ABAP code base in SAP ECC, NWGW, GRC, Solution Manager, PO, SRM, and CRM;

  • Support SAP code development for Suite on HANA systems.


  • Creation of quality custom code that will be required to deliver user requirements not available in the standard software;

  • Provides comprehensive, realistic estimates of development effort for requested custom developments;

  • Works with the Development Lead and Project Managers to plan development, report progress, manage development risks and issues and facilitate technical oversight of the project;

  • Establishes good working relationships and processes with other IT teams and business departments to smooth design, development, and deployment;

  • Ensures development deliverables adhere to agreed coding and development standards;

  • Prepares QA procedures, check lists and documentation templates (procedures and templates in line with the current SAP development methodology of CP);

  • Provides input to the functional specifications for developments;

  • Provides effort estimates for RICEFW implementation;

  • Develops technical specifications for developments and reviews specs prepared by other developers;

  • Develops quality code and its associated documentation adhering to team and departmental development standards;

  • Performs unit testing and supports the team with debugging functions related to the implementation of SAP modules.


  • Bachelor’s degree or comparable job experience in Computer Science/Information Systems preferred;

  • Minimum 5-7 years of SAP sustainment/projects;

  • 5-7 years experience on on ABAP Workbench, ABAP OO, BRF+, PI, ESA, CRM Web UI;

  • Understanding of ESA, RFC, SAP NetWeaver, and NWBC is required;

  • An ABAP development skillset to a mid-level developer is required;

  • Ability to travel internationally (US and Canada);

  • Proven strong communication skills - both written and oral - with technical and non-technical staff and with management;

  • Appreciation and understanding of how to deal with different cultural values and sensitivities and how to work in a virtual work environment.


  • Flexible and competitive benefits package

  • Competitive company pension plan

  • Employee Share Purchase Plan

  • Performance Incentive Program

  • Annual Fitness Subsidy


As an employer with national presence, the possibility does exist that the location of your position may be changed based on organizational requirements.

Background Investigation:

The successful candidate will need to successfully complete the following clearances:

  • Criminal history check

  • Reference check

Management Conductor Program:

Becoming a qualified conductor or locomotive engineer is the single best way for a management employee to learn the business at CP. You may be required to obtain a certification or to maintain your current certification/qualification as a conductor or locomotive engineer.

CP is an equal opportunity employer committed to the principles of employment equity and inclusion. We welcome applications from all qualified individuals. All applicant information will be managed in accordance with the federal Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act ("PIPEDA").