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2996123 - Updating Job Profile Resulting an Error - Recruiting Management


The User is getting error when updating Job Profile inside Job Requisition. After clicking "Ok", the system keeps loading.

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SAP SuccessFactors Recruiting Management

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go to Recruiting;
  2. Open the Job Requisition;
  3. In Job profile tab, edit any selection then click Save;
  4. As a result, an Application Error will occur.


The competency linked in the job profile has been deleted.


To identify possible deleted competency, go to Manage Data > JobReqJobProfile > Job Requisition ID. Click the job profile icon to see the competencies linked in the job profile. 

To correct the issue, you must remove the linked competency in the job profile. Just click the Edit option then trash icon.

Once deleted, Go to Admin Center > OData API Metadata Refresh And Export > Run Cache Refresh.


unable, update, job, profile, error, competencies, com.successfactors.capabilitymanagement.bean.competency.CompetencyEntity.getName, CompetencyEntity.getName , KBA , LOD-SF-RCM-JOB , Job Postings & Requisitions , Problem


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