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Software-Design and Development

Senior Performance Engineer



Requisition ID: 287578
Work Area: Software-Design and Development
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.


We are looking for a Performance Engineer to join the team that is qualifying procurement applications & Micro services, using latest technologies. This is an exciting time for those who are looking to learn and help qualifying market leading solutions.


Design, automate, execute, analyze performance qualifications for Cloud products (micro-services and legacy), in private cloud and public clouds (AWS, GCP, and Azure) using inhouse built frameworks and tools like JMeter, LoadRunner, Dynatrace, etc,
Collaboration with various cross functional teams on daily basis for troubleshooting, release sign-offs and best practices
Continuous learning and research to adopt latest technologies/processes and work with teams to implement them
Assist in guiding the team to apply industry best practices for Performance Engineering/QA processes.
Own the functional area and collaborate with the team/stakeholders as required


  • B.S./M.S. Computer Science degree or similar
  • 8+ years working experience as a Developer or Test Engineer and a minimum of 3 years as a Performance Engineer using Java/UNIX based core stack and micro services applications
  • Good technical understanding of lab environments & architecture and ability to troubleshoot complex stability, performance issues including environmental infrastructure/tools issues
  • Command over performance analysis and tools like JMeter, Load Runner, Dynatrace, etc.
  • Experience with public cloud infrastructure like AWS, Azure or GCP and experience working in private cloud.
  • Very strong scripting (including Javascript, typescript, etc) background to automate performance qualifications
  • Ability to work with ease in UNIX environment and large scale architecture environments
  • Ability to learn and adopt best practices, automation frameworks and tools for better productivity
  • Excellent communication skills and an excellent team player


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 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).

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

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Senior Performance Engineer

Facility:  287578
Posted Date:  Nov 26, 2021
Work Area:  Software-Design and Development
Career Status:  Professional
Employment Type:  Regular Full Time
Expected Travel:  0 - 10%

Palo Alto, CA, US, 94304

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

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