Senior Developer - SAP HaaS

SAP - San Ramon, CA4.3

Full-timeEstimated: $120,000 - $160,000 a year
Requisition ID: 187571
Work Area: Information Technology
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.

As the market leader in enterprise application software, SAP helps companies of all sizes and from all industry sectors to run better. From back office to boardroom, warehouse to storefront, desktop to mobile device – SAP empowers people and organizations to collaborate more efficiently and to more effectively leverage business insight to stay ahead of the competition.

This year SAP and Alibaba announced a collaboration and co-innovation to jointly go to market to offer SAP S/4HANA Cloud, the digital cloud suite of choice to run a successful business in the cloud. Alibaba Cloud’s customers will also be able to deploy SAP Cloud Platform to extend their current business solutions, build new applications and integrate third-party technologies. This joint venture has created many new roles within SAP for cloud-focused developers and devops professionals, including this role!

As part of the strategy to be the most innovative cloud company powered by SAP HANA, SAP supports customers with their digital transformation by delivering market-leading applications and providing an open cloud platform, which also addresses the demands of the rapidly growing database and data management market.

SAP HANA is SAP’s ground-breaking in-memory database platform. It provides a powerful foundation for existing SAP products as well as for new applications on device, in the cloud and on premise.

SAP HANA’s cutting-edge technology for main memory, multi-core processing, and data management enables real-time analysis in combination with online transactional processing of business data. We want to establish SAP HANA as a first-class cloud citizen. In this context providing SAP HANA as a fully managed Service (HaaS) is an important step.

ABOUT SAP HaaS (HANA as a service)
SAP HaaS will be a fully managed Cloud Service which will be available on multiple IaaS Platforms and cement the foundation for future innovations in the Cloud space.

The focus of your daily work will be to contribute to key areas, such as:
  • Cloud Orchestration infrastructure & engine.
  • IaaS abstraction and integration.
  • Network design and architecture.
  • Storage architecture.
  • Advanced analytics and AI.
  • Automation & Toolchain optimization.
  • Developer Services
Your responsibilities will span ideation, design, implementation and operations excellence.

At SAP HANA Cloud Services, you will be a part of the Global SAP HANA Development Organization, and will have the opportunity to work with like-minded colleagues around the world.
Within our team, we practice a trust-based working model and apply the DevOps principles and mindset.

Required skills
  • Strong analytical skills, ability to structure complex problems, and to do conceptual work
  • Experience in cloud computing services, cloud infrastructure and cloud storage
  • Advanced programming skills in Golang, Java or C/C++ and scripting languages such as Python
  • Intimate knowledge of Linux based systems
  • Experience with container based virtualization technologies
  • Profound knowledge of continuous integration and delivery methodology
  • Familiarity with DevOps principles and mindset in a cloud environment
  • Good communication and presentation skills
  • Strong team player
Preferred skills
  • 5+ years of relevant development experience is preferred
  • University degree (BA, Masters) in computer science or related areas with excellent grades
  • Deep understanding of distributed Systems and related technologies
  • Background in secure systems design and cloud security
  • Experience with databases such as SAP HANA
  • Experience with automation tools such as Kubernetes or Apache Mesos
Ideally you have experience in implementing robust and performance-optimized services in a cloud environment

San Ramon, CA



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