Software-Development Operations

Director - Technology Management (DevOps, Cloud Services)

We help the world run better

Our company culture is focused on helping our employees enable innovation by building breakthroughs together. How? We focus every day on building the foundation for tomorrow and creating a workplace that embraces differences, values flexibility, and is aligned to our purpose-driven and future-focused work. We offer a highly collaborative, caring team environment with a strong focus on learning and development, recognition for your individual contributions, and a variety of benefit options for you to choose from.Apply now!

What you'll do

Purpose of this position is to provide a clear leadership in refining and executing devops automation strategy, that is consistent with organization goals. This position is also expected to provide the cross-geo, cross-department leadership to ensure success of ops automation in  challenging hybrid cloud environment.

What you bring

•    A self-starter, who can constantly challenge the status quo
•    One who is always willing to go across boundaries, work seamlessly with product engineering, release engineering and operations team
•    A passionate leader, who can combine technical strategy, business goals and people skills to build a winning recipe. 
•    Motivate engineers, constantly monitor and unblock engineers by resolving their hurdles.
•    An optimist, who can constructively resolve conflicts arising in cross-functional teams
•    Sound understanding of atleast few tools in a CICD process like git, Rundeck, Jenkins, ArgoCD, Artifactory, Travis, GoCD, Rancher etc
•    Ability to understand, articulate new operational models like GitOps model, employ new approaches like Chaos Testing to improve the resilience of large scale SaaS systems.
•    Good experience in combining technical initiatives with organizational policies around security, compliance, cost control.
•    Quickly develop good understanding of the application architecture, ability to grasp new development in short time
•    Ability to place discussions/arguments in the context of the collaborator and help align all conversations to program goals
•    Ability to review a technical proposal from multiple angles and provide constructive and practical feedback
•    Ability to work with technical leaders, engineers and senior management seamlessly 
•    Ability to review, rollout and manage operational-model of complex services/applications in Kubernetes and VMs
•    16+ years of Experience in deployment, operations in large enterprise environments. 
•    Mandatory experience in IT operations in VM and Kubernetes world in a multi-cloud, multi-datacenter environments.
•    At least 4 years of experience in directly managing large cross-geo teams of size more than 10
•    At least 4 years of experience as technical lead, directly managing development process, deployment activities and working in public cloud and private cloud environments

Meet your team 

•    SuccessFactors is a suite of market-leading HXM applications, with strong customer base around the world.
•    SuccessFactors cloud operations is responsible for managing the hosting and operating the largest deployments of SuccessFactors HXM Suite.
•    This team, application operations, is a group of smart devops engineers and application support engineers who keep the massive application suite running at scale, securely and reliably.


We build breakthroughs together

SAP innovations help more than 400,000 customers worldwide work together more efficiently and use business insight more effectively. Originally known for leadership in enterprise resource planning (ERP) software, SAP has evolved to become a market leader in end-to-end business application software and related services for database, analytics, intelligent technologies, and experience management. As a cloud company with 200 million users and more than 100,000 employees worldwide, we are purpose-driven and future-focused, with a highly collaborative team ethic and commitment to personal development. Whether connecting global industries, people, or platforms, we help ensure every challenge gets the solution it deserves. At SAP, we build breakthroughs, together.

We win with inclusion

SAP’s culture of inclusion, focus on health and well-being, and flexible working models help ensure that everyone – regardless of background – feels included and can run at their best. At SAP, we believe we are made stronger by the unique capabilities and qualities that each person brings to our company, and we invest in our employees to inspire confidence and help everyone realize their full potential. We ultimately believe in unleashing all talent and creating a better and more equitable world.
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EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability:

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their age, race, religion, national origin, ethnicity, age, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, et al), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, or disability.
Successful candidates might be required to undergo a background verification with an external vendor.

Requisition ID: 336800  | Work Area: Software-Development Operations  | Expected Travel: 0 - 10%  | Career Status: Professional  | Employment Type: Regular Full Time   | Additional Locations: #LI-Hybrid

Requisition ID:  336800
Posted Date:  Jun 3, 2022
Work Area:  Software-Development Operations
Career Status:  Professional
Employment Type:  Regular Full Time
Expected Travel:  0 - 10%

Bangalore, KA, IN, 560066

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