Lead Developer SAP / ABAP for Innovative Banking Solutions

  • Anywhere

Innovation is and will always be the core of SAP Fioneer, and it is the promise of why we were spun out of SAP: agility, innovation, and delivery.

SAP Fioneer builds on a heritage of outstanding technology and a deep understanding of corporate and consumer demands. At the heart of it all it is simple: We bring financial services to the next level with innovative software solutions and platforms.

We are helping financial services companies to achieve speed, scalability, and cost-efficiency through digital business innovation, cloud technology, and solutions that cover banking and insurance processes end-to-end.

A global company, with rapid growth, innovative people, and a lean organization makes SAP Fioneer a place where you accelerate your future!

Job location

In this position, you have the flexibility to work remotely from anywhere in Serbia, or you can choose to work from our offices in Belgrade (Airport City), depending on your preference.

A new team member should be Serbia-based, but we are also open to hear from candidates willing to relocate to Serbia.

About our team

We’re a fun team, working in a casual environment, for a company that believes in our value and loves new technology. Our team works with some of the largest and most important banks and insurance providers in the world. Together we will build the next generation of insurance, banking and financial services software solutions. We are an Agile shop, constantly tinkering with our process to bring the most value to the customer while making all our lives better.

We have a passionate and experienced team who truly believes that work should be fun. We’ll be happy to show you everything we know and we’re looking for someone who can teach us just as much in return!

About you and the role

As a Lead ABAP Developer, you will play a driving role in developing and delivering solutions with a real value for the user by:

  • Creating and extending software solutions built on ABAP and further SAP technologies
  • Shaping our top-notch product portfolio for the banking industry by developing innovative features based on state-of-the-art capabilities (e.g., Virtual Accounts)
  • Leading the technical / architectural design for our innovative banking products and guide the development team in the right direction
  • Being responsible for developing high-quality standard software based on an agile approach and in close collaboration with our product team and our international banking customers
  • Being an inspirational leader and hire further exceptional talent to grow your team


  • 7+ years of experience as a software developer, including at least 5 years of ABAP / SAP development
  • Experience with banking processes and products
  • Proven hands-on experience with relevant technologies, e.g., OData, REST, S/4HANA, UI5/Fiori, Core Data Services, Restful Application Programming
  • Ability to understand customer requirements and translate these into suitable software design / architectures
  • Entrepreneurial spirit and start-up mindset combined with with a distinct willingness to learn, customer-oriented focus and service-based attitude and being used to a self-dependent approach to work
  • Excellent, accurate, and effective oral and written communication skills in English

It would be nice if you have

  • Multiple years of relevant experience with business processes and products in transactional banking, cards management or regulatory reporting
  • Experience in leading a team of developers for solution implementation
  • Exposure to SAP core banking and related products (such as Deposits Management, Payment Engine, Banking Services, Transactional Banking)
  • Academic degree (BSc/MSc) in information technology, computer science, engineering, or comparable qualification
  • German language knowledge (not required)


Join forces with some of the industry’s most brilliant minds in a thrilling venture to shape the ever-evolving financial landscape.

Picture an environment that offers the best of both worlds: the agility, enthusiasm, and dynamism of a startup, seamlessly blended with the tried-and-true expertise, robust market presence, and vast customer network of a well-established organization.

At SAP Fioneer, you’ll thrive in a flexible work setting that not only fosters creativity but also empowers you to think beyond conventional boundaries, bringing fresh concepts to the forefront and challenging the status quo. Here, you’ll become an integral part of a diverse and globally connected team that we take immense pride in – a team that’s perpetually expanding and innovating.

As a member of our workforce, you’ll have the opportunity to carve your own career path, all while enjoying competitive compensation packages and advancement prospects based solely on your achievements.

We provide a range of employee benefits, including private health insurance, gym membership, 27 days of paid time off, a flexible work and time environment, access to internal and external training programs, anniversary and birthday gifts, the option to select equipment based on personal preference, and a work phone. Your well-being and professional growth are important to us.

Enough about us, let’s talk about you!

If you have gotten this far and are looking for the right balance of teamwork, challenge, and the opportunity to grow and learn, please send us CV. If your qualifications fit the profile we are looking for, we will contact you in a timely manner.