Deadline: 27 April, 2022

LocationPretoria, South Africa

The African Development Bank (AfDB) is seeking to fill the role of SAP Solutions Development Architect.

AfDB’s mission is to spur sustainable economic development and social progress in its regional member countries (RMCs), thus contributing to poverty reduction.


  • Produce technical specifications, integration designs, end-to-end process designs, business process management designs, and documentation that includes impact analysis, test cases, object dependencies, performance testing and risk analysis
  • Create solutions for business and technical problems identified in accordance with industry standards and AfDB resources, rules and regulations
  • Develop integrated solutions between SAP and non-SAP systems
  • Following Agile and DevOps process, project management
  • Provide guidance to the developers/consultants on solutions design, development guidelines, impact analysis and solution integrations
  • Keep abreast of developments within the area of technology advancements in the financial technology (FinTech)
  • Create prototypes and proof of concepts as identified to enable decision-making
  • In coordination with application development teams, prepare best practices in development and ensure the best practices are followed throughout all developments for different business areas
  • Act as a backup resource person for any other functional areas in the team as and when required
  • Perform any other relevant duties assigned by the manager


  • Master’s degree in Computer Science, Software Development or a related business field
  • Certification in SAP developments
  • Six years, minimum, of technical development experience in SAP environment with five years, minimum, in SAP S/4 HANA
  • Applied programming skills and experience
  • Experience in agile development practices, e.g., Scrum or DevOps
  • Senior level SAP certificates (preferred)
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent presentation skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Ability to communicate effectively (written and oral) in English or French
  • Knowledge of Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Microsoft Project, Access

To apply and for more information, click here.

Photo source: AfDB


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