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Software-Design and Development

Senior Cloud Database Engineer

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!




As a Senior Database Engineer, you will be responsible for all aspects around database solutions, customer database availability and the performance aspects of all database services. You will be expected to collaborate with customers, partners, cross-teams and different stakeholders to ensure we are continuously raising the bar to provide exceptional customer service. You will be part of SAP Customer Experience wich helps businesses on every continent sell more goods, services and digital content through every touch point, channel and device.


Our product stack mainly relies on: 

•    SQL Server
•    Azure
•    HANA 
•    Python/ Powershell 
•    Linux/ UNIX 
Tools we use regularly include: 

•    Solarwinds and Dynatrace for monitoring
•    Jenkins for continuous integration
•    Git as a source control system 



•    architect, design and deliver solutions to provide DBaaS for all customers across our landscape
•    proactively cater to any events or alerts which could disrupt availability for production database instances
•    troubleshooting and orientating resolutions to complex technical problems to alleviate any issues and performance bottlenecks for the customers
•    formulate strategy and design to enhance monitoring and observability across the database services across different platform offerings
•    ensuring database service recoverability when a production issue arise, participation in root cause analysis and providing constructive action items to avoid similar repeated occurrences.
•    acting as an escalation point for all technical issues related to the database during the on-call shift or customer sales event (e.g. Black Friday & Cyber Monday)
•    coaching junior colleagues and acting as a subject matter expert for various internal projects/ initiatives
•    participation in on-call rotations and flexibility with working hours occasionally



•    minimum of bachelor’s degree in quantitative field (preferably Computer Science or related disciplines), or equivalent combination of education and experience
•    minimum 5 years of professional experience as a Database Engineer/Administrator
•    expert level knowledge, administration skills and hands on experience with one or more of these: SQL Server, Azure SQL
•    knowledge and proficiency in at least one scripting languages for automation – python/ shell scripting etc
•    good understanding of Linux/ Unix fundamentals and basic debugging skills


What would be considered a plus?


•    public cloud solution performance tuning and APM tools such as Dynatrace
•    any cloud certifications
•    HANA, PostgreSQL etc
•    ITIL Certification; Scrum Certification; Product Owner Certificate; PMP Certification






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:297313 | Work Area: Software-Design and Development | Expected Travel: 0 - 10% | Career Status: Professional | Employment Type: Regular Full Time  | Additional Locations: 

Senior Cloud Database Engineer

Facility:  297313
Posted Date:  Oct 14, 2021
Work Area:  Software-Design and Development
Career Status:  Professional
Employment Type:  Regular Full Time
Expected Travel:  0 - 10%

Budapest, HU, 1031

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