SAP Development Specialist (Java & JavaScript) - IT Technology Consultant Job in Walldorf/St. Leon-Rot, Germany

Requisition ID: 181350

Work Area: Information Technology

Location: Walldorf/St. Leon-Rot

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.


Global Business Operations(GBO), headed by the COO and Executive Board member, Christian Klein, is responsible for managing the digital transformation at SAP. The focus of GBO is on business process simplification, product and services quality, portfolio strategy, and value achievement through digital innovation adoption to the best of our employees and customers.

Under GBO -> IT Business Services, we focus on delivering the necessary solutions, technologies and innovations to create business value, enable new business models and drive our Run Simple transformation all based on rock-solid operations.

IT Go-To-Market (GTM) Services is responsible for the End-to-End application lifecycle supporting SAP’s core business processes mainly in Marketing and Sales closely interacting with respective LoBs. Here we act as the Business’ trusted advisor and expert, driving together the simplification of business processes. We enable solutions for the respective core process areas by driving in an agile approach the adoption of state of the art solution design embracing innovation and new technologies to achieve higher effectiveness.

Within our team, IT Sales Franchise Apps, we are working on specialized SAP Cloud Platform applications mainly in the area of demand planning processes like Territory and Account Planning. With our innovative solutions, we deliver best end-user experience and enable our SAP Sales organization to fully utilize their potential and run at its bests.


As a Technical Consultant/Developer you will be part of an international scrum team. You will be working in a fast-paced and agile environment where products and product increments are shipped in short cycles.

You will be responsible for the following activities:

  • Actively participate in Design Thinking activities and the scrum process of the team

  • Take over responsibility for design, implementation, testing, and maintenance according to the development phase and prioritization of backlog and be accountable for the delivery of the assigned tasks on time, with high quality, and best user experience

  • Analyze and solve complex issues in existing and new code.

  • Apply agile software engineering methodologies, cover quality assurance measures including test automation, and apply DevOps model for continuous delivery

  • Resolve issues within own area of expertise and support others in resolving issues with a focus on driving continuous improvements for high quality

  • Work with all development process contributors, e.g. Product Owners, Architects, Project Management, Scrum Masters, Developers, User Assistance Developer and DevOps to establish and execute a flawless development process

  • Writing high quality, efficient, maintainable, well-documented code

  • Develop skill and competency on latest solutions and technologies relevant for internal sales processes

Finally, bring your energy and passion and we’ll give you an adaptive work culture to develop your knowledge and grow!


Required skills

  • Academic degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering or related field

  • Good programming skills in Java, JavaScript. UI5 is a plus.

  • Good knowledge in SQL/HANA.

  • Solid understanding of Web Services (ODATA, Gateway, REST). XSJS is a plus.

  • Knowledge in SAP Application Interface Framework (AIF), HCI, SAP Cloud Platform

  • Experience in agile project delivery (Scrum, Kanban etc.). GitHub is a plus.

  • Strong and motivated team player, being able to work goal-oriented, self-sufficient and reliable (strong can-do attitude)

  • Excellent problem solving and analytical skills

  • Customer-focused, good business acumen

  • Passionate about delivering amazing user experiences

  • Fluent in German and English

Preferred skills

  • Agile Software Engineering methodology, incl. test automation and continuous delivery

  • Open for innovative ideas and technologies (knowledge in trends like Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence are a plus)

  • High service attitude and customer orientation

  • Knowledge about cloud based applications and infrastructure (Cloud Foundry, Jenkins, Docker, Kubernetes, …)

  • Experience in development and operation of cloud applications (micro service architecture, DevOps)

  • Capability of interdisciplinary and intercultural work (collaboration skills)


  • 2-4 years’ experience in professional software development as SAP consultant or developer

  • Experience working in an Agile development environment


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