SAP Knowledge Base Article - Public

2644208 - Skill Profile View Permission - Job Profile Builder


This KB Article intends to clarify the Skill Profile View Permission.

Image/data in this KBA is from SAP internal systems, sample data, or demo systems. Any resemblance to real data is purely coincidental.


SAP SuccessFactors Job Profile Builder

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Configure Role to have View only Permission for Skill Profile, Skill Profile.Rated Skills, Skill Profile.Self Report Skills


  2. Go to People Profile / Employee Profile > Go to Skill Profile Portlet/Block.
  3. Edit the Skill and you can still modify the self added skill despite of only having a VIEW Permission.



[Enter your Cause here...]


Employee Self-Rating, Manager's Ratings and Expected Rating (Linked on the Job Profile)

Any user who only have the View Permission will not be able to set the ratings (Employee Rating, Manager's Ratings and Expected Rating)

Self-Added Skills

Any user who have any permission (view or edit) to the Skill Profile Portlet will be able to modify (add, delete) self-added skills.

See Also

[Enter your See Also here...]


Skill Profile View, Job Profile, JPB, Skills, Permission, RBP, How To , KBA , LOD-SF-TIH-JPB , Job Profile Builder , Problem


SAP SuccessFactors HXM Suite all versions