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Software-Design and Development

Chief Development Architect

What We Offer

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!



Concur, a part of SAP, imagines the way the world should work, offering cloud-based services that make it simple to manage travel and expenses. By connecting data, applications and people, SAP Concur delivers an effortless experience and total transparency into spend wherever and whenever it happens. Concur services adapt to individual employee preferences and scale to meet the needs of companies from small to large, so they can focus on what matters most. The company serves more than 30,000 clients representing more than 27 million users in over 150 countries. Concur has the market leading SaaS expense and travel management solution designed so that organizations can easily book travel, process expense reports, enforce spending policies, and make better business decisions based on timely, accurate data.


It’s an exciting time at SAP Concur as we are fully moving into AWS, are re-architecting our existing applications, and are re-writing much of the core travel and expense management services. You will have the opportunity to grow into a leadership role as we transform our software delivery techniques.


The Central Architecture team designs and develops solutions for hard problems that Concur runs into while hosting such a large Enterprise application on the web. We work on problems that address issues around scalability, compliance, security and manageability of our software and development processes.

  • Responsible for the architecture, quality and delivery of Concur products.

  • Develop tools/processes/standards to help Engineering teams deliver better products – it can involve some sample code development, coaxing of Engineers, persistence and influencing actions of others.

  • Ensure that our products meet the security and compliance bars we set for ourselves.

  • Make decisions about in-house developments, purchases, or partnerships on product level.

  • Work in close collaboration with other teams, such as release management, production, and governance.


Required Qualifications

  • Experience Required: 11-15 Years 

  • Advanced technical skills and special knowledge in one / several areas

  • Deep understanding of large scale cloud applications

  • Desire to learn and ability to think through problems

  • Strong desire to keep commitments

  • Ability to look at the bigger picture

  • Ability to work independently on topics and influencing others

  • Great verbal and written skills

  • Leadership through innovation in everything you do 

  • Passion for your work and being self-critical to continuously improve 

  • Behavior of an owner and evangelist

  • Relentless commitment to win 

  • Personal and corporate integrity

  • Being kind to others

  • Desire to learn new things


Experience and Language Requirements

  • Bachelor/Masters degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience

  • At least 10 years of work experience


Relocation Provided:  No



We are SAP

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.


Our Inclusion Promise

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.


SAP is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to the values of Equal Employment Opportunity and provide accessibility 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.


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:304596 | Work Area: Software-Design and Development | Expected Travel: 0 - 10% | Career Status: Executive | Employment Type: Regular Full Time  | Additional Locations: 

Chief Development Architect

Facility:  304596
Posted Date:  Jan 9, 2022
Work Area:  Software-Design and Development
Career Status:  Executive
Employment Type:  Regular Full Time
Expected Travel:  0 - 10%

Bellevue, WA, US, 98004

Nearest Major Market: Seattle
Nearest Secondary Market: Bellevue

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