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Senior DevOps Engineer Job

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Date: Jul 15, 2019

City: Palo Alto, CA, US

Company: SAP

Requisition ID: 214110
Work Area: Customer Service and Support
Expected Travel: 0 - 10%
Career Status: Professional
Employment Type: Regular Full Time



SAP started in 1972 as a team of five colleagues with a desire to do something new. Together, they changed enterprise software and reinvented how business was done. Today, as a market leader in enterprise application software, we remain true to our roots. That’s why we engineer solutions to fuel innovation, foster equality and spread opportunity for our employees and customers across borders and cultures.
SAP values the entrepreneurial spirit, fostering creativity and building lasting relationships with our employees. We know that a diverse and inclusive workforce keeps us competitive and provides opportunities for all. We believe that together we can transform industries, grow economics, lift up societies and sustain our environment. Because it’s the best-run businesses that make the world run better and improve people’s lives.


The Cloud Operations team is responsible for delivering $170B annual business commerce to thousands of Ariba global enterprise customers and suppliers 24x7.


If you are excited about experimenting, innovating and being an avant-garde and want to grab the opportunity to make a BIG difference as we transform our Dev Ops architecture, this is the job for you. You will be responsible from defining the architecture, implementing the solution to seeing it successfully rolled out to all the products. If you are excited about being hands on, lead the team, be able to carry the designs and solution conversations cross organizations, you will enjoy the work.


Being a fore-runner at this work, you would have opportunity to speak at internal and external forums about the architecture and solution.





  • Strong programming hands-on programming and scripting experience. Must have experience in scripting with PERL. Python, Go, shell, awk, sed are desireable.
  • Strong hands-on experience working with public cloud. Preferably GCP (Google Cloud Platform).
  • Strong hands-on experience in building and maintaining Docker infrastructure for micro services
  • Experience in rollout and maintenance of Docker in production on a cloud platform
  • Must have experience in clustering such as Mesos, Kubernetes, Swarm
  • Must have experience in configuration tools such as CFengine, Puppet, Chef, Salt
  • Experience in developing tools for system configuration, deployment, and monitoring
  • Should have Strong Linux/UNIX systems and network application and design experience
  • Experience with Grafana, Influx, Telegraf, Kapacitor is highly desired

  • Experience with continuous integration tools such as Jenkins/ Artifact repositories etc is desired
  • BS or MS in Computer Science or related field


Success is what you make it. At SAP, we help you make it your own.
A career at SAP can open many doors for you. If you’re searching for a company that’s dedicated to your ideas and individual growth, recognizes you for your unique contributions, fills you with a strong sense of purpose, and provides a fun, flexible and inclusive work environment – apply now.

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 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. ( or, APJ:, EMEA: Requests for reasonable accommodation will be considered on a case-by-case basis. Successful candidates might be required to undergo a background verification with an external vendor.

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability:
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their age, race, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.

Successful candidates might be required to undergo a background verification with an external vendor.
Additional Locations:

Nearest Major Market: San Jose
Nearest Secondary Market: Palo Alto

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