National Office – Systems Analyst Programmer (K2 Developer)

REF: SAP/NO/26/04/2019




Legal Aid SA, accredited Top Employer SA for 10 consecutive years – is a credible employer of choice. Its culture is rooted in leadership, driven by the value and advancement of human rights. The organisation is a key contributor to South Africa’s constitutional democracy providing quality legal services to the poor and vulnerable. The organisation has a national footprint. It offers an exciting Employment Value Proposition with opportunities for development, career growth and an inspiring workplace.

Applications are invited from persons interested to fill the above-mentioned position. The incumbent will be appointed on a permanent basis. The position is based in Braamfontein.


  • Interpret, specify and provide solutions to business and information needs in respect of system development.
  • Produce functional and/or technical specifications based on determined user needs.
  • Use industry standard techniques and methodologies in acquiring client requirements.
  • Ensure all functional/technical/programme testing is carried out and a log of test results is maintained, in accordance with IS Software Change Management Policy.
  • Obtain sign off from clients according to functional/technical specifications.
  • Monitor, track and report on projects progress.
  • Liaise with various administrators to coordinate the tracking of incidents and change requests.
  • Manage own development and efficiency in the IS environment.
  • Provide 2nd line Application Support.
  • Expected to work extended hours when the need arises.


  • Minimum of five (5) years relevant working experience in an Information Technology (IT) field.
  • Programming skills:
  • 5 years or more in Microsoft.NET C# (ASP.NET, MVC, WCF, Windows Forms, etc.)
  • 3 years or more in Design and Develop K2 workflows, SmartForms, Views and Smart Objects
  • 3 years or more in Experience with K2 Migration and Deployment Wizard
  • 2 years or more in SharePoint Development (SharePoint 2013 or higher)
  • 2 years or more in Microsoft SQL 2014 or higher


  • In depth knowledge of Systems Programming and Business processes.
  • Ability to create and implement innovative solutions.
  • Ability to work collaboratively and negotiate effectively for problem resolution.
  • Highly motivated and dependable.
  • Ability to work independently with minimal inputs/supervision.
  • Ability to transfer skills.
  • Effective working relationship with the IS team.
  • Excellent analytical skills, business acumen and the ability to deal with ambiguity and meet demanding deadlines and manage projects.
  • A recognised Grade 12 certificate plus a three (3) year Computer qualification obtained at a University/Technikon.
  • K2 BlackPearl or Five certification.
  • Experience integrating with SAP using K2 Connect a plus.
  • Experience with Agile or Agile-based development methodologies is preferred.


Salary Package: LV 12 (R869, 007.00) all-inclusive package per annum

A detailed curriculum vitae reflecting practical application of the position outputs and the required competencies as advertised must be submitted by close of business on 15 May 2019, quoting the reference SAP/NO/26/04/2019 number in the subject line to or apply online at  Enquiries to Phaphama Mshuqwana Tel: 011 877 2380


Preference will be given to candidates in terms of Legal Aid SA’s Employment Equity Plan. People with disabilities are encouraged to apply.