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2421966 - Job Profile Builder: Job Code mapping using custom/other fields.


  • This KBA is gives further information about mapping a job code using custom fiels/other fields in Job Profile Builder.


  • Job Profile Builder

Reproducing the Issue

 > Open Provisioning > Export Data Model > Add the following XML code for the Job Code Mapping

XML Code:

 <view-template id="sysMappingDataTypes" visibility="none" pdf-printing-enabled="true">

    <label>View Template for mapping data types</label>

    <description>This View Template is for Families and Roles mapping data types</description>

    <edit-template id="sysMappingDataTypesEditTemplate">

                   <label>Edit Template for mapping data types</label>

                   <description>Specifies the data types that can be used for mapping competencies</description>

                   <standard-element-ref refid="jobCode"/>

                   <standard-element-ref refid="Custom13"/>



> Import the modified Data Model and check if the changes reflected

- Via Provisioning

> Go to Families and Roles


Note: Under provisioning Mapping Job Code using custom field is possible

-Via BizX/Instance: 

> Admin Center > Manage Job Profile Content > Setup Families and Role > Role > Map Job Code


Note: Under BizX, mapping Job Code using custom field are not possible.


  • As of the today Job Profile Builder, does not support mapping job codes using other/custome fields and this functionality is currently only available to JDM. Customers may provide a feedback by creating an enhancement request by sharing it under our SAP Community Portal, to have this functionality be avaible for future release.



KBA , LOD-SF-EP-JPB , Job Profile Builder , Product Enhancement


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