SAP Technical (Senior) Developer (ABAP) for SAP Cloud Management Platform Job in St. Leon-Rot, Germany

Requisition ID: 179881

Work Area: Software-Design and Development

Location: St. Leon-Rot

Expected Travel: 0 - 10%

Career Status: Professional

Employment Type: Regular Full Time

COMPANY DESCRIPTION

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.

ABOUT SAP

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.

PURPOSE AND OBJECTIVES

Within the Cloud & Lifecycle Management (CLM) area our teams are providing a central cloud management platform including related tool sets and automation content to enable efficient operations of SAP’s Cloud offerings such as SAP HANA Enterprise Cloud, SAP S/4HANA, SAP SuccessFactors HCM suite and many others.

Our teams are designing & implementing tools which cover the complete lifecycle of the supported cloud solutions, such as initial provisioning including integration into cloud application and operations services as well as monitoring, software deployment and advanced business continuity services. Moreover, they develop incident/problem management as well as change management applications to support ITIL conform operations.

The team utilizes agile development practices and continuous deployment in close cooperation with our end-users and stakeholders to deliver appealing, easily consumable and efficient operations processes. We are in liaison with the various product groups to deliver SAP product innovations to the cloud. We provide state of the art processes and use modern technologies.

EXPECTATIONS AND TASKS

We are currently looking for a talented (Senior) Developer to join our innovative team to expand and enhance our services in the areas of Provisioning Automation and Cloud Landscape data management for our HANA Enterprise Cloud as well as for our SaaS cloud products.

As a (Senior) Developer you take over accountability for excellent execution of SAP’s Cloud strategy. You will be dealing with the full development cycle by discovering requirements together with our internal stakeholders, identifying the appropriate architecture, designing, implementing and testing the features as well as maintaining them. In your role as developer, you will be working in an international, cross-cultural environment with the following activities:

  • Design appealing and sustainable solutions for cloud operations using test-driven methodology

  • Perform agile prototyping to evaluate which solution fits best for cloud operations

  • Develop UIs and APIs in a model-driven way

Expectations

  • Good team player, as we are working in a friendly team. No shyness regarding code reviews and pair programming

  • “Can do” attitude

  • Openness to work on a significant, existing code base, and ability to dig into it and get an understanding of how “other people’s” code work

  • Willingness to master the “full stack” from UI through Business Object models down to the database layout

  • Openness towards new technologies

  • Willingness to discuss directly with end users and stakeholders, and ability to translate their expectations into simple, “easy to use” and “easy to maintain” architecture and functionality

EDUCATION AND QUALIFICATIONS / SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES

Bachelor degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related field

Software Development Skills

  • Proven expertise of developing in at least one object-oriented language is necessary. Knowledge of ABAP OO is highly appreciated. SQL and HTML5/JavaScript is a plus

  • Proven knowledge of fundamental web technologies, like SOAP, XML, REST are beneficial

  • Experience in agile development practices (SCRUM), test-driven development as well as model-driven development is a plus

Business Skills

  • Expertise in the cloud/hosting business is beneficial

  • Proven expertise in SAPs Lifecycle Management tools as well as SAPs operations and support processes is a plus

  • Knowledge of ITIL is beneficial

  • Project Management skills are beneficial

Personal Skills

  • Very good analytical skills combined with the ability to work on complex topics and drive their realization in an efficient way. Strong customer focus

  • Fluent in German and English (verbal/written) is necessary

WORK EXPERIENCE

4 years work experience as a (senior) developer. Experience in working with international teams is of advantage.

SAP'S DIVERSITY COMMITMENT

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.

SAP is committed to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity and to providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical, sensory and/or mental disabilities. If you are interested in applying for employment with SAP and are in need of accommodation or special assistance to navigate our website or to complete your application, please contact us at Careers.Germany@sap.com . Requests for reasonable accommodation will be considered on a case-by-case basis.