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3448260 - Application error on rehire action when Centralized Services is Enabled - CS2H2023

Symptom

When trying to rehire an employee an application error happens.

Environment

  • SAP SuccessFactors Employee 
  • Hire/Rehire

Resolution

Engineering team is investigating this behavior, this document will be updated soon with more information.

Workaround: In Admin Tools -> Company System and Logo Settings, disable the switch "Enable Centralized Services to Add New Employee, Add New Employee for Fixed Term, and Rehire Inactive Employee". 

Please note that this is a temporary workaround, hence after bypassing the error we encourage you to keep the feature On.

Keywords

centralized, services, cs, rehire, application, error, KI2311, Caused by: java.lang.NullPointerException: Cannot invoke "Object.equals(Object)" because the return value of "java.util.List.get(int)" is null at com.successfactors.personandemployment.service.servicelayer.rule.filter.impl.HrisPayloadAlreadyDeletedByRuleFilter.isToBeFiltered(HrisPayloadAlreadyDeletedByRuleFilter.java:57) , KBA , LOD-SF-EC-HIR-RIE , Rehire Inactive Employee , How To

Product

SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central all versions