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3343460 - [Known Issue] 'Candidate Application Abandon Job' and' Candidate Status Mail Delay' Keep Failing after Recruiting Module is Disabled - Recruiting Management


'Candidate Application Abandon Job' and' Candidate Status Mail Delay' keep failing after recruiting module is disabled from Provisioning. It is not cancelled automatically.

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SAP SuccessFactors Recruiting Management

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Disable Recruiting Module from Provisioning.
  2. Candidate Application Abandon Job starts failing in Monitor Jobs page.


In 1H 2024 release, we will implement a condition check to remove these two jobs from the scheduler once the Recruiting module is disabled. 

  • Job Type: Candidate Status Mail Delay
  • Job Type: Candidate Application Abandoned Job

For release timelines, please review SAP SuccessFactors Product Release & Road Map Information.

If you are experiencing this issue, please raise a Support ticket to request disabling the job.

Note: Currently, any scheduled job that fails continuously for 101 days or more, with 800 failures, will be automatically cancelled.


Candidate Application Abandon Job, CandidateApplicationAbandonedJob, non-RCM instance, RCM disabled, RCM-122699 , KBA , LOD-SF-RCM-SYS , System Performance, Usability, Errors, Security , Known Error


SAP SuccessFactors Recruiting all versions