Software-Development Operations

SAP BASIS - Senior DevOps Engineer

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Within the Product Engineering board area, the mission of the Enterprise Cloud Services (ECS) Delivery organization is to run and operate SAP’s private cloud offering.  Isolated private cloud landscapes are built for customers both in SAP owned datacenter as well as on IaaS infrastructure provided by Hyper-Scalers like Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud Platform or Amazon Web Services (AWS).  ECS delivered services include backups, patching, provisioning and upgrades, restore and disaster recovery, infrastructure monitoring and event detection. Services are delivered from all regions (EMEA/AMER/APJ) having a strong international focus and cultural diversity.


As part of ECS Delivery, the Application Technical Area is supporting our operational teams to reduce outages and operational effort as well as to increase customer satisfaction. The team is the interface to product support and product engineering for various SAP and non-SAP solutions and driving projects such as improving monitoring and tool integration, Admin Access Management, providing guidance on release strategy, extending knowledge transfer into distributed operations teams as well as running various inhouse tools.


Role Information:

  • Senior DevOps Engineeris responsible for managing and maintaining SAP systems running as part of SAP’s private cloud offerings provided by Enterprise Cloud Services
  • Respond, troubleshoot and resolve alerts and incidents
  • Being an escalation point for, on Last Line Support for productive issues
  • Follow change management processes during service request execution
  • Seek opportunities to streamline standard operating procedures through automation
  • Must feel comfortable working in a fast paced, dynamic and flexible environment
  • Takes leading role in key improvement projects and actively handles and drive upgrade projects with latest software solutions 
  •  Consistent in technical delivery with strong communication toward SAP counterparts and customers
  • Operates effectively in a global International environment
  • Working in office time with on-call shift needs.


Role Requirements:

• Bachelor’s degree or equivalent job experience

• Solid know-how on SAP Technologies (SAP NetWeaver certification highly beneficial)

• Experience in at least one NonNetWeaver technology: BOBJ, SAP Mobile, Convergent Charging, OpenText, HANA XSA, etc.

• Strong capabilities in technical documentation.

• Capacity to continuously acquire new knowledge in an independent and proactive way

• Good analytical and solution-oriented thinking

• Very good communication and networking skills

• Strong customer service focus

• Very good English language skills


Work Experience:

  •  7+ years experience as Technical SAP NetWeaver (ABAP and Java Basis administration) and/or NonNetweaver engineer on L3 level teams
  •  Strong analytical skills, working in RCA and problem management area
  •  DR activity support, managing and troubleshooting internal and external failover tests
  • Experience with NZDM and ZDO maintenance options
  •  Strong working knowledge in Linux and Windows operating system platforms
  •  Strong working knowledge in technical documentation and knowledge productization


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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.


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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:  364218
Posted Date:  Nov 24, 2023
Work Area:  Software-Development Operations
Career Status:  Professional
Employment Type:  Regular Full Time
Expected Travel:  0 - 10%

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