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Software-Design and Development

(Lead) Backend Engineer Java & Kotlin (m/f/d) - SAP Business Process Intelligence

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Expected Travel: 0 - 10%
Career Status: Professional
Employment Type: Part-Time or Full-Time


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Summary & Role Information

In this role you will be working in a cross-functional team who values trust, respect and diversity. 

Being part of a motivated team with flat hierarchies you know the importance of communication and feedback. You are appreciated for your engagement, your constructive input and your relentless drive to improve yourself, the product and the company.
We are looking for people who share our passion for creating products that people love to use. To thrive in this role you are someone who appreciates close collaboration, open communication, and feedback.


  • Leading contributor to the entire cycle of product development, from first ideas and brainstorming sessions to continuously delivering improvements based on customer data
  • Enhancements of existing applications as well as the inception of new microservices
  • Collaborate with Principal Engineers and other Lead Engineers to define long-term technical strategies in accordance with business needs
  • You will mentor less-experienced peers and be mentored by more-experienced peers
  • Act as functional lead for members of the Suite Team providing technical feedback, guidance and mentoring



  • Experience with Java 8, building secure web applications, ideally: MongoDB, MySQL or PostgreSQL
  • Experience with DevOps technologies such as AWS, Kubernetes, Docker, Jenkins and Circle CI
  • Frameworks: Hibernate, Apache Tomcat, (Resteasy)
  • Testing Library: TestNG, Mockito
  • Log analysis: ELK
  • Cloud: AWS
  • SaaS & On-Premise (General understanding of both systems)
  • Debugging, Analysis of log files etc
  • Minimum of 3-5 years experience preferably in B2B software companies
  • Strong analytical thinker who is focused on problem solving
  • A team player who can work in an international team
  • Demonstrable leadership experience within an engineering environment
  • Experience of complex and data intensive applications (ideally within the BPM / Workflow domain)
  • Challenging existing and defining new architectural standards with senior stakeholders


About the Team

Building on SAP's intelligent enterprise strategy, it is the mission of Business Process Intelligence to assist our customers in navigating through their digital transformation and help them understand and improve their business processes in a data-driven way. Together, with the acquisition of Signavio, a recognized and strong market leader in the process excellence and intelligence area, we are creating a comprehensive, end-to-end Business Process Intelligence (BPI) offering for our customers! Our purpose is to help our customers innovate in an ever-changing world!


Due to the acquisition scenario you will be informed about the future manager during the application process.


#SAPBPICareers #businessprocessintelligence #Signavio



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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.


Additional Locations: Virtual - Germany or anywhere in Germany

(Lead) Backend Engineer Java & Kotlin (m/f/d) - SAP Business Process Intelligence

Facility:  298867
Posted Date:  Oct 14, 2021
Work Area:  Software-Design and Development
Career Status:  Professional
Employment Type:  Regular Full Time
Expected Travel:  0 - 10%

Berlin, DE, 10178

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