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Software-Development Operations

Principal / Senior DevOps Automation Engineer, SAP SuccessFactors



Requisition ID: 277637
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.


SAP SuccessFactors is at the heart of how best-run businesses make the world run better and improve people’s lives. We are a world-leading provider of cloud human experience management (HXM) – the people-focused market category for Human Resource technology. Our HXM suite lets more than 7,000 global customers provide their employees with experiences that recognize their individual value and consistently motivate them to achieve peak performance levels – values we also live by. Working on the SAP SuccessFactors team means making an impact to over 160m global users with a market leading cloud solution.   



We are looking for a senior technology leader to join our diverse team of professionals, as a Sr./Principal DevOps Automation Engineer. As a leader in this area, you will have a hands-on experience with DevOps automation tools in the context of global enterprise applications.  Additional experience with scaled storage, database and data migration is a plus. You will have the opportunity to work alongside many skilled peers and will lead efforts to deliver modern automation solutions. In these efforts you will also drive help to advance capabilities for systems observability and alerting. 



  • Bachelors Degree or Equivalent with minimum 8 to 15 years of professional experience working as a DevOps/Automation leader and mentor 

  • Strong hands-on knowledge of automation tools such as the following: Terraform, Ansible, Chef, Packer 

  • Knowledge and experience working with public cloud providers 

  • Hands-on experience in automation and planning for Storage and DB migration: NetApp, MySql, MSSQL  

  • Hands-on experience with Docker images, and deploying with Docker orchestration tools such as Kubernetes (on-prem and public cloud) 

  • Team player and eager to learn 

  • Strong presence and excellent communication skills with technical focus 

  • Interested in technology, innovation, and how digital platforms can solve business challenges 

  • Experience with scripting languages such as Bash and Python 

  • Experience working in agile/scrum-based environments 



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.

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 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).

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

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Principal / Senior DevOps Automation Engineer, SAP SuccessFactors

Facility:  277637
Posted Date:  Nov 29, 2021
Work Area:  Software-Development Operations
Career Status:  Professional
Employment Type:  Regular Full Time
Expected Travel:  0 - 10%

Bangalore, IN, 560066

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