Job Summary

The job holder is responsible for design, development, documentation, testing, and debugging new and existing software systems and system modules for SAP proprietary software for internal use

Key Responsibilities

  • Design, develop, document, test, and debug new modules and extensions in SAP ERP based on client needs
  • Perform custom development activities, including application design, coding, testing, documentation, and unit testing
  • Maintain, enhance and repair existing applications and application modules
  • Be responsible for the technical implementation of future changes to the system for one or more functional domains
  • Provide SAP end-user support including analysis, design, development, testing, tracking, and resolution of system bugs
  • Conduct incident and problem analysis, data gathering, investigation, and resolution of issues, and provide technical consultancy, assistance, and support
  • Create reports based on data from the system or use the system to analyze data
  • Transform business requirements into technical design documents, perform high-level system design, analysis, and programming tasks
  • Prepare documentation (User manuals, Technical manuals, deployment instructions, rollback instructions, etc.) to ensure that they meet set quality criteria for each component
  • Develop quality code and its associated documentation adhering to team and departmental development standards

Academic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Management Information Systems, Information Technology, Electrical / Electronic Engineering, Telecommunications, or any other IT-related field.
  • Postgraduate qualifications in Computer Science, Management Information Systems, Information Technology, Electrical / Electronic Engineering, and Telecommunications is an added advantage

 Professional Qualifications

  • Proven understanding of SAP ABAP development concepts, guidelines, and SAP architecture
  • Experience in SAP BW, SAP HANA, and SAP Business Objects
  • Knowledge of ERP systems in any kind of industry
  • Knowledge of SAP Scripts, Outputs, Labels
  • Advanced ABAP and ABAP OO Skills
  • Experience in customizing SAP landscapes
  • SAP business process
  • SAP Standard and Custom Reports

Relevant Work Experience/ Skills Required 

Minimum of 4 years of experience in the following fields and at least one year in a supervisory role.

  • SAP ABAP design and development
  • SAP Netweaver
  • ABAP Workbench
  • ABAP Development Tools
  • SAP HANA and SAP FIORI development
  • SAP Transaction (t-codes)
  • ABAP Dictionary

Competencies Required

  • Excellent listening and communication skills
  • Ability to interact confidently with users to establish what the problem is and explain the solution
  • Be proactive with good analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Team player
  • Ability to pay attention to details
  • Ability to prioritize competing work commitments and deliver on time
  • Passion for innovation and creativity
  • High levels of integrity
  • Ability to work under minimum supervision

Job Application Guidelines


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  • Follow the instructions to complete your profile.
  • The process will end by clicking the tab “Overview and Release”.
  • Ensure you click the check box on the page to complete the profile.

Application process:

  • To view the open job postings, click on the tab ‘Employment Opportunities’ on the ‘Applicant Cockpit’ page.
  • Under the heading ‘Job Search’ click the ‘Start’ button to view all available vacancies.
  • Click on the Job posting to display the details of the position.
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