Senior Software Engineer

SAP - Los Angeles, CA (30+ days ago)4.3


Requisition ID: 179017
Work Area: Software-Development Operations
Expected Travel: 0 - 20%
Career Status: Professional
Employment Type: Regular Full Time

COMPANY DESCRIPTION
As market leader in enterprise application software, SAP helps companies of all sizes and industries innovate through simplification. From the back office to the boardroom, warehouse to storefront, on premise to cloud, desktop to mobile device – SAP empowers people and organizations to work together more efficiently and use business insight more effectively to stay ahead of the competition. SAP applications and services enable customers to operate profitably, adapt continuously, and grow sustainably.

PURPOSE AND OBJECTIVES

At the SAP Innovation Center Network (ICN), we map, build and inspire a future worth living. ICN is SAP’s strategic innovation vehicle which combines software engineering excellence with thought leadership and entrepreneurial spirit. We pioneer game-changing solutions in close collaboration with SAP units, customers, partners & startups. At ICN, we are curious, open-minded, passionate and courageous. We bring together experts across continents, disciplines, and companies to navigate SAP to tomorrow and beyond. Spread across 11 locations around the globe, the brightest minds are working on a diverse range of projects while following the same approach to innovation. Coming from various cultural and academic backgrounds, our highly-skilled teams unite top-notch programming expertise with creative problem-solving skills. As creatives, we challenge the status quo. As developers, we create unconventional solutions. As entrepreneurs, we take our ideas to market.

Join our newest outpost in Newport Beach at the state-of-the-art Innovation Center in Southern California. Steps away from the water, you’ll be inspired to solve real-world problems around the vision of an Intelligent Hospital. As part of this passionate “startup” team of engineers, data scientists, UX and interaction designers, your work will explore how to improve peoples’ lives at a global scale. In order to come up with lighthouse solutions and bring this vision to life, you will collaborate with leaders from the buzzing local technology, medical, healthcare, and academic ecosystems. If you’re ready to bring tomorrow’s innovations to life as part of our multi-disciplinary team, then meet us by the beach at the Innovation Center in Southern California.

As a Senior Developer / Development Expert to lead the identification and exploration of whole new focus areas and to engineer solutions based on the most recent research results. This position is meant for you if you are an experienced developer who is looking for an exciting opportunity to explore new areas, to apply the latest technologies to complex business challenges. What’s exciting for you:

  • Work out of our open workspace where the focus is on cooperation and collaboration
  • Connect with world leading software engineers, become part of the worldwide SAP network of experts, partners, and customers, have an extraordinary executive visibility
  • Being part of a cross-functional team discovering and working on trending technologies and building next-generation applications
EXPECTATIONS AND TASKS

As part of the Southern California team, as an engineer, you will

Be solving and creating algorithms, which can be further used by enterprise applications

Create excellence both in terms of results quality and system scalability through continuous evaluation, analysis, and refinement of the system implementation

Demonstrates up-to-date expertise in Software Engineering and applies this to the development, execution, and improvement of action plans

Design the best architecture and select the most appropriate modeling techniques and data visualization for big data analysis

Experience in hands-on software development

Ability to capture customer requirements and translate them into software specifications

Accountability, delivery of the assigned tasks on time, ensuring high quality and high performance

Work in an agile development environment which requires the individual to be self-driven, take decisions independently and be flexible in order to cater to the demand

Closely work with customers, partners and internal teams to enhance the solution and systems, troubleshooting data issues etc.

EDUCATION AND QUALIFICATIONS / SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES

You are a self-starter, goal-oriented, striving for perfection engineer. As an ideal candidate, you will demonstrate a proven track record in the development of large-scale machine learning pipelines and combine it with curiosity for exploring of new use case and applications of machine learning to domains spanning processing of video, structured, and other unstructured data. Ideally, you bring breadth across all verticals (image, text, structured / time series data) with a depth in one of them.

M.S. in Computer Science or related field

Candidate should be able to thrive in a multi-task creative environment, rapid prototype, and agile development environment.

5-7 years’ professional experience in cloud-based application development with exposure to architecture design

Flexibility and ability to adapt quickly to new tasks/challenges

Experience in SQL, relational databases, database concepts, dimensional modeling and database design

5-7 years’ hands-on experience in one or more programming languages such as Java, C++, Python, JavaScript

Proficient in cloud foundry, Docker etc.

Strong analytical and quantitative problem-solving ability

Strong cross-functional skills, excellent written/oral communication skills, and a willingness and capacity to expand their leadership and technical skills

Excellent communication, relationship skills, and a strong team player

WORK EXPERIENCE

5-7 years of experience in deep learning/machine learning/data science development projects with a focus on innovation. At least 3 years of hands-on experience in building machine learning-based products.

At SAP, we believe in the power of collaboration and empower our employees to perform at their best in an environment that encouragesthe 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.

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 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 send an e-mail with your request to Recruiting Operations Team (Americas:Careers.NorthAmerica@sap.com or Careers.LatinAmerica@sap.com, APJ: Careers.APJ@sap.com, EMEA: Careers@sap.com). Requests for reasonable accommodation will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability:
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.

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