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Development Expert

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Date: Dec 23, 2020

City: San Ramon, CA, US

Company: SAP

Requisition ID: 266121
Work Area: Software-Design and Development
Expected Travel: 0 - 10%
Career Status: Professional
Employment Type: Regular Full Time

Original Poring Date: September 28, 2020



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Location:  San Ramon, CA

Purpose and Objective:  SAP Labs, LLC. seeks a Development Expert at our San Ramon, CA location to manage projects or resources or expertise ensuring business critical & innovative results / build strategic partnerships with customers/partners.

Expectations and Tasks:

Support projects of high risks/complexity; Day to day decisions for a team; Complex business issues. Communicate clear and conveying processes & policies in a way that others can understand. Advocate end user by having a deep understanding of end user needs, behaviors and usage patterns. Promote the role of User Experience, thorough understanding of contemporary user-centered design methodologies & practices and ability to integrate those into current and future development efforts. Execute technical feasibility studies / solution reviews. Define / review technical blueprint for internal IT projects. Customize and develop enhancements. Implement solutions and provide technical documentation. Execute and support problem management and continuous improvement. Participate in de-escalation activities. Contribute to the Build to Run engagement and contribute to the definition of technical standards and frameworks. 10% travel required.

Education and Qualifications/Skills and Competencies:

Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or a related field of study and 7 years of experience required.  The company will also accept a Master's degree and 5 years of experience.

Work Experience:

  • Experience must involve 5 years in the following: Hands-on experience with internal design and implementation of Column-store databases; Database Performance – Expertise in debugging and improving Query & Ingest performance for very large databases (BigData); Specialties in Database features: Query processing, DB Statistics, Prefetch manager, System Replication, Backup & Restore, Scaleout; Product specific architecture and design knowledge of multiple databases – SAP HANA, SAP IQ, SAP ASE; Architecture and design of Federated database system – SAP HANA DT, SAP HANA SDA; SAP HANA DB tools – HANA planviz, HANA Cockpit, HANA Studio; System performance & Debugging tools – Vtune, valgrind, GDB; Programming languages – C++, Python, Java, Linux scripting; and Knowledge of Industry Standard Database benchmarks like TPCH, TPCC, TPCDS. 10% travel required.

Travel:  10% travel required.


Internal use only: reference code lhrs4262


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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, 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 Francisco
Nearest Secondary Market: Oakland

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