Recruiter encounters an error when try to initiate onboarding.
SAP SuccessFactors - Recruiting Management
SAP SuccessFactors - Onboarding
Reproducing the Issue
Go to Status Ready to Hire
- Select a candidate
- Take Action - Initiate Onboarding
- Error pop ups: Unable to initiate onboarding process. [ErrorCode - 206; ErrorMessage - Start date is invalid]
Issue with Start Date format or it is offset (Negative Number)
To resolve the issue you need to find the start date first.
Check Setup Onbording Integration tool to find where the Start Date comes from. In this case the Offer Letter
Run a report on Last Offer Details
Fix the issue with Start Date and the issue is resolved.
Start Date, Cannot Initiate Onboarding, Error, , KBA , LOD-SF-OBD-INT , Integrations with Onboarding , Problem