Software-Development Operations

Team Lead (Cloud Infrastructure)

We help the world run better

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About SAP Ariba

Work with people who think big and dream big; SAP Ariba is helping the world run better and improving people’s lives.


Be part of the team that designs and supports the hybrid and multi-cloud infrastructure for the world’s largest business network where 3.1 million businesses operating in 190 countries trade 3.8 trillion USD in goods and services every year using the best-in-class cloud procurement solution.


Ariba’s Cloud Engineering Services team is looking for a Team Lead for our Data Services team located in Budapest, Hungary that supports the Hana, Hadoop, Redis, Kafka, InfluxDB, Postgres, and Cassandra instances across our 16 global datacenters.


We are looking for candidates who are passionate about designing, building, and maintaining innovative and reliable database infrastructure and who thrive on bringing out the best in people.


What you’ll be doing:

  • Building and leading a small team of engineers supporting our Data Services portfolio across all of our hybrid and multi-cloud datacenters.
  • Designing the architecture for Data Services technologies in hyperscalers and in SAP’s Business Technology platform and Converged Cloud.
  • Analyzing automation, monitoring, and tooling gaps in the Data Services infrastructure and designing and building processes and solutions to address.
  • Driving innovation and the adoption of new technologies in the organization to increase operational efficiency, scalability, agility, and continuous improvement feedback loops.
  • Building relationships with engineering colleagues and collaborating on application design.
  • Providing support for data technologies in the Data Services portfolio


Apply If You:

  • Have demonstrated ability to build and lead a high performing team of engineers.
  • Have Strong problem-solving skills. 
  • Are self-driven and can deliver on ambiguous technical challenges 
  • Have Execution skills (self-direction, drive for results, individual accountability) 
  • Strong technical expertise
  • Excellent collaboration, communication and leadership skills. Ability to get engineers to follow your lead as well as mentor/coach


Required Qualifications: 

  • 5+ years of experience in designing/building high throughput, highly available, transactional database and streaming systems covering designing, installation, trouble shooting, and performance and tuning for at least two of the technologies in scope.
  • Experience with building infrastructure and services in Google Cloud Platform (GCP) or Amazon Web Services (AWS)
  • 2+ years of infrastructure automation through DevOps scripting (E.g. shell, Python, Ruby, Powershell)
  • 2+ years of experience with cloud infrastructure automation tools: Terraform, Ansible, Jenkins, Rundeck


Preferred Qualifications (in Order Of Priority):

  • Experience with building infrastructure, automation, and services in Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
  • Familiarity with building highly available solutions with availability 99.99 and above
  • Experience working with teams using DevOps 
  • Experience with container technologies (Docker, Kubernetes) 
  • Excellent written, verbal communication and presentation skills
  • Bachelors or master’s in computer science or similar engineering degree, or 5+ years of equivalent industry experience 


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.


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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: 340740  | Work Area: Software-Development Operations  | Expected Travel: 0 - 10%  | Career Status: Professional  | Employment Type: Regular Full Time   | Additional Locations: #LI-Hybrid.

Requisition ID:  340740
Posted Date:  Jun 10, 2022
Work Area:  Software-Development Operations
Career Status:  Professional
Employment Type:  Regular Full Time
Expected Travel:  0 - 10%

Budapest, HU, 1031

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