SAP IoT Development Expert Job in Palo Alto, California

Requisition ID: 189484

Work Area: Software-Development Operations

Expected Travel: 0 - 10%

Career Status: Professional

Employment Type: Regular Full Time


SAP started in 1972 as a team of five colleagues with a desire to do something new. Together, they changed enterprise software and reinvented how business was done. Today, as a market leader in enterprise application software, we remain true to our roots. That’s why we engineer solutions to fuel innovation, foster equality and spread opportunity for our employees and customers across borders and cultures.

SAP values the entrepreneurial spirit, fostering creativity and building lasting relationships with our employees. We know that a diverse and inclusive workforce keeps us competitive and provides opportunities for all. We believe that together we can transform industries, grow economics, lift up societies and sustain our environment. Because it’s the best-run businesses that make the world run better and improve people’s lives.


The Internet of Things (IoT) has become one of the most important growth opportunities for SAP. The IoT Smart Connected Business product and development unit is tasked to put a strong focus on ideating, defining, developing and taking to market IoT standard software solutions to drive growth and expand the IoT footprint in the market.

The IoT product and development unit is tasked to develop and innovate with our customers to deliver IoT innovations at scale. The IoT team works collaboratively with customers and partners to build new innovative IoT applications which enable business and digital transformation success. Leveraging SAP HANA, our team’s mission is to develop large scale, high performance IoT and Big Data enterprise solutions, as well as products and business services, to enable early customer adoption. We focus on solutions that provide cross LOB foundational services for connected businesses and target use cases cross industries. We are looking for a talented Expert Developer, to strengthen our team around smart connected business and IoT overall.


  • Translate complex business requirements into a realizable technical requirement

  • Make critical technical decisions for IoT solutions

  • Active contribution to the implementation of complex solutions

  • Troubleshoot and solve complex cloud scalability issues

  • Communicate high-level business impact and technical strategy to Executive Management

  • Coach and mentor technologies to other team members


  • 15 years of experience in software development, including

  • Extensive experience working with SAP Products

  • In-depth understanding of SaaS/Cloud methodology, system migration, testing and validation, best practices, business process & governance models etc.

  • Extensive experience in working on large development or implementation projects

  • Has advanced overall product and technical knowledge and shares expertise within and across team and organization

  • Has advanced knowledge of development processes and product standards

  • Shows initiative and drives topics to resolution in a high level of quality, speed, reliability and efficiency


  • Database servers: SAP HANA, Oracle, SQL server, Hadoop

  • Programming: Java, JavaScript, Python, C , SQL

  • MSc or PhD in computer science or a related area

  • Ability to work in a dedicated, heterogeneous, global team

  • Innovative thinking and open-minded attitude

  • Ability to deliver Customer-Focused Innovation


Success is what you make it. At SAP, we help you make it your own.

A career at SAP can open many doors for you. If you’re searching for a company that’s dedicated to your ideas and individual growth, recognizes you for your unique contributions, fills you with a strong sense of purpose, and provides a fun, flexible and inclusive work environment – apply now.


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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Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their age, race, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.

Successful candidates might be required to undergo a background verification with an external vendor.

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