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Senior DevOps Engineer - SAP Ariba

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Date: Dec 30, 2020

City: Palo Alto, CA, US

Company: SAP

Requisition ID: 269948
Work Area: Software-Development Operations
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.

SAP Ariba makes business commerce as easy as consumer commerce.  Every day, we help our customer find opportunities to cut costs, reduce risk, and grow revenue through better collaboration with trading partners.  We enable the collaboration through the Ariba Network – a cloud-based community where you will find buying, selling, and managing cash to be as easy as using Amazon, eBay, and PayPal.  We also host other online communities where business commerce professionals’ network and share information and best practices.


The ideal candidate is passionate about improving developer productivity and operational efficiency by developing cutting edge DEVOPS tools and techniques. They are able to operate with minimal supervision and are good at establishing relationships with peer teams and collaborate professionally to accomplish our goals. They are customer focused and engage with empathy. They are results oriented and quality driven.

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with Product Management, Engineering, and Cloud Operations colleagues to build CI/CD tools and applications.
  • Design and Develop tools and applications to improve the efficiency of our Development and Cloud Operations colleagues.
  • Provide production and development support for the CI/CD tools and applications.
  • Contribute to code reviews, design reviews & technical presentations
  • Participate in all the required scrum meetings.


Basic Minimum Qualifications:

  • BS in Computer Science with minimum of 9 years of relevant work experience or MS in Computer Science with a minimum of 7 years of relevant work experience.

  • 7+ years of work experience in Linux System Administration, Troubleshooting, and Shell programming.
  • 7+ years of work experience in deploying and managing production-grade containerized microservice applications.
  • 4+ years of work experience in container ecosystem such as Docker, HashiCorp Tools, Kubernetes.
  • 4+ years of work experience in developing DEVOPS applications and tools using one or more of the following programming languages – Java, Groovy, Python, or Go.
  • 4+ years of work experience using Public Cloud (AWS, GCP, or Azure) Infrastructure. GCP experience is preferred.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Experience in developing software using agile methodologies is a plus.


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. (Americas:Careers.NorthAmerica@sap.com or Careers.LatinAmerica@sap.com, APJ: Careers.APJ@sap.com, EMEA: Careers@sap.com). 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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