Standard Group SAP ABAP Developer Job in Kenya


The Standard Group Plc is a multi-media organization with investments in media platforms spanning newspaper print operations, television, radio broadcasting, digital and online services, as well as outdoor advertising.

The Standard Group is recognized as a leading multi-media house in Kenya with a key influence in matters of national and international interest.

Our various media platforms include: The Standard newspaper, KTN, KTN News, Radio Maisha, The Nairobian weekly newspaper, Think Outdoor (billboard advertising), Standard Digital, Farmers TV, KTN Burudani, Spice FM and Vybez Radio.

As part of strengthening our operations, ICT department is looking for a smart, creative and ambitious individual to join the team.

SAP ABAP Developer

Reporting to Business Systems Manager

The incumbent will be responsible for the SAP development platform as well as providing first-level development support for users on the SAP and other integrated platforms across the business.

In addition, you will;

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Gather and analyze end-user requirements for SAP ERP development needs
  • Design, develop, and test programs and reports for all SAP ERP modules and functions
  • Designs forms and screens using tools such as SAPscript and SmartForms
  • Debugging and correcting problems with SAP WRICEF objects
  • Managing transports for SAP development objects across the system landscape
  • Interfaces with functional super-users to identify solutions to SAP operational issues and process improvements
  • Development and implementation of required changes in accordance with set out change management process and procedures
  • Provide training, technical support and assistance to business users for the various SAP modules
  • Prepares and maintains technical program documentation including specifications, test conditions, test plans, and test data
  • Advise the business on SAP products, process improvements, technologies and general operational matters

Qualifications and Experience

  • Degree in IT-related field from a recognized university
  • At least 3 years’ experience SAP ABAP development
  • Development knowledge in SAP FICO, PS, MM, PP and PM modules
  • Proficiency in SAP integration platform and third party development toots
  • SAP ABAP Development Certification will be an added advantage

Skills and Other Attributes

  • Strong analytical skills and ability to write technical specifications
  • Ability to make independent decisions
  • A strong focus on solution quality.
  • Ability to translate good ideas into a tangible product
  • Ability to multitask and manage multiple deliverables and projects at the same time.

Please note that ONLY shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

If you possess the above qualifications and the drive to meet the challenge, please send your application to meet the challenge; please send your application to no later than 14th September 2019.

The Standard Group is an equal opportunity employer and as such, canvassing of any form will lead to automatic disqualification

Please note that ONLY shortlisted candidates will be contacted.


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Nairobi, Kenya

Nairobi County

ICT and Technology
Updated: September 9, 2019 — 3:06 pm