SAP Tool Developer for the SAP Big Data Vora Team Job in Walldorf/St. Leon-Rot, Germany

Requisition ID: 159879

Work Area: Software-Design and Development

Location: Walldorf/St. Leon-Rot

Expected Travel: 0 - 10%

Career Status: Professional

Employment Type: Regular Full Time


SAP’s vision is to help the world run better and improve people’s lives.

As the cloud company powered by SAP HANA®, SAP is a market leader in enterprise application software, helping companies of all sizes and industries run better. SAP empowers people and organizations to work together more efficiently and use business insight more effectively. SAP applications and services enable our customers to operate profitably, adapt continuously, and grow sustainably.

At SAP, we believe in the power of collaboration and empower our employees to perform at their best in an environment that encourages free and open expression of ideas. You’ll work alongside creative thinkers who share your interests, while turning big ideas into reality for our customers. With innovative job training, mentors to help you grow, and the flexibility to balance your work and personal life, you’ll be able to get more out of your career. It’s no wonder that some of the sharpest minds from around the world are working for a company that is consistently recognized as a global top employer.

Now it’s your turn to take the next step and help make the world Run Simple.


We are an exceptional team of aces distributed around the globe to work with. We have the mission to design and develop a massively scalable, multi-tenant aware and extremely fast data management system for big data (SAP Vora). Besides cluster and landscape management it includes engines like relational or graph and distributed query processing. Central part of the system is serverless infrastructure for data flow execution based on containers and Kubernetes.

The project is quickly growing both in terms of size and complexity. Consolidation of the products, frequent introduction of new functionalities, and support of new environment flavors and user scenarios are among our top priorities. At the core of our development process there is a strong investment on tool development activities that are focused on providing cutting-edge software to constantly boost the team productivity.

We obey to only one rule: be innovative, and we nurture our focus on innovation by encouraging and supporting diversity, new ideas, and new methodologies.


As a developer in the SAP Big Data Vora team you will be working with a group of exceptionally talented and motivated colleagues.

You will need to:

  • Develop new software tools to boost the team productivity and smooth out the overall development process

  • Spot weaknesses and bottlenecks in our procedures and propose creative solutions.

  • Engage with users and other developers to envisage and prototype new applications and scenarios for our products.

  • Pay attention to details and let nothing fall through the cracks on your watch.


Required skills:

  • Very good Master’s or Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related fields

  • Proficiency in system administration and Linux

  • Fluency in two of the following: Java, C , Python, Ruby, Bash Scripting, Golang

  • Proven expertise in system architecture, distributed systems, cloud infrastructure, and large-scale engineering challenges.

  • Deep understanding of web service technologies and cloud platforms and infrastructure

You are:

  • A lifelong learner, passionate builder, flexible problem-solver, and disciplined engineer

  • Interested in testing and breaking highly performing, resilient, efficient, reliable and scalable systems

  • Apt in independently learning new technologies and promoting new ideas


Your work experience should mirror the required and preferred skills mentioned.



To harness the power of innovation, SAP invests in the development of its diverse employees. We aspire to leverage the qualities and appreciate the unique competencies that each person brings to the company.

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