SAP Senior Developer for Cloud-Native Applications Job in Munich, Germany

Requisition ID: 186061

Work Area: Software-Design and Development

Location: Munich

Expected Travel: 0 - 10%

Career Status: Professional

Employment Type: Regular Full Time


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SAP Customer Experience solutions provide omnichannel customer engagement and commerce software that allows organizations to build up a contextual understanding of their customers in real time. The solutions deliver a more impactful, relevant customer experience and help sell more goods, services and digital content across every touch point, channel and device. Through their state-of-the-art customer analytics, context-driven customer engagement tools and unified commerce processes, SAP Customer Experience solutions have helped some of the world’s leading organizations attract, retain and grow a profitable customer base.

We are seeking a passionate senior developer to add to our Context-Driven Services team (part of SAP Commerce Cloud) to support the implementation of our next-generation, microservices-based, data-driven Customer Experience solution. This allows businesses to create, maintain, and continually extend customer profiles from a range of data sources including our own Commerce, Marketing, and Loyalty products, and to enable a personalized omnichannel experience. SAP Commerce Cloud, Context-Driven Services provide excellent data privacy, consent management, and data transparency. We are using the latest big-data technologies to implement a world-class software product.

The successful candidate must come with a strong track record of developing cloud-native solutions and understand the challenges of big data and large-scale applications. We want to see Vision, Team Spirit, Pragmatism and Empathy.

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This role involves full software development lifecycle for a big-data, cloud-native solution, including:

• Be an active member of an agile team to design and implement a solution for data collection, processing & analysis

• Analyze and provide feedback to product requirements, influence and/or decide on technology selection for the platform, develop proofs-of-concepts to validate various approaches and assumptions

• Take ownership from design of a feature through first lines of code to how it performs in production ("you build it, you run it")

• Take operational responsibility for the provided solutions (deployment, monitoring, telemetry, maintenance, incident handling)

• Put high quality of the product first throughout the entire development cycle, ensure and maintain full automation of testing and release processes


Required skills

• Bachelor degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering or equivalent

• Strong knowledge of an recent programming experience in Java incl. the Spring framework

• Experience in building and operating big-data cloud-native applications

• Good knowledge of source control, continuous integration and continuous deployment systems (preferably Git & Jenkins, Bamboo would by a plus)

• Knowledgeable of cloud software quality assurance techniques: TDD, code reviews, unit and integration tests (e.g. JUnit, Spock Framework), automated tests (e.g. PhantomJS), static code analysis & security testing (e.g. SonarQube, Fortify)

• Knowledgeable of native-cloud oriented technologies like Docker & Kubernetes

• Good communication skills and fluency in English (both verbal and written)

Preferred skills

• Experience with cloud platform providers & technologies, preferably AWS

• Intermediate client- & server-side JavaScript knowledge

• Experience writing RESTful web services with JSON

• Experience with the following technologies: Cloud Foundry, Hystrix, Istio, RabbitMQ, Cassandra

• Experience with the agile software development process, preferably with scrum

• Ability to write clear, concise documentation and communications for both technical and non-technical audiences

• Hands-on experience with non-relational databases

• Technical Knowledge about SAP Hybris Commerce would be a plus


• 4 years of experience in professional software development/engineering

• Working experience in a multi-team international enterprise environment

• Working experience in marketing, retail, or other domains with customer data is preferred


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