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3194123 - Onboardee person type functionality in employmentInfo HRIS Entity - Onboarding


  • The customer added a Custom String field in Employee Person Type in the employmentInfo HRIS entity is showing as non-mandatory even though it has been set as mandatory.
  • An error is being received when cancelling an onboarding process for a candidate, saying that the value for a required field cannot be null.
  • When setting up the field in Manage Business Configuration, a pop-up message is presented saying that the same attribute will be applied in employmentInfo_Onboardee person type. See the image below:

ERROR Prompted when setting a different attribute for the Onboardee Person Type in employmentInfo:

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  • SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central
  • SAP SuccessFactors Onboarding


SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central 2111 ; SAP SuccessFactors Onboarding 2111


ECT-133383, employmentInfo, HRIS, Onboardee Person Type, Onboardee Data Model, Main Data Model, Cancel Onboarding, Onboarding, Onboarding 2.0, Employee Central, Manage business configuration, BCUI, EC, ONB 2.0, ONB2 , KBA , LOD-SF-OBX-EC , Integration EC - MPH, Hire , LOD-SF-EC , Employee Central , Problem

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