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2644208 - Skill Profile View Permission


Clarification on the Skill Profile View Permission

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SAP SuccessFactors Job Profile Builder

Reproducing the Issue

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


Step 2: Go to People Profile / Employee Profile > Go to Skill Profile Portlet/Block.

Step 3: Edit the Skill and you can still modify the self added skill despite of only having a VIEW Permission.




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

Any user who only have the View Permission then he/she 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, they will be able to modify (add, delete) self-added skills.


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