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Software-Design and Development

Staff Software Engineer - Tools and Infrastructure



Requisition ID: 276893
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.


About the role:

As a Staff Software Engineer in the Sales Performance DevOps team, you will join a team building our cloud platform, which aims to provide seamless and feature-rich deployment experiences, powerful infrastructure features and full automation across multiple hyperscalers. You will be working with cutting edge technologies and tools, like Kubernetes, Istio or Bazel, and have the chance to contribue to open-source projects.



  • Manage designs of major software components, systems and features.
  • Build our platforms and systems that enable the smooth deployment and operation of our products
  • Take ownership of running, maintaining and extending tools and programs we use.
  • Mentor and train other team members on coding standards and system design.



  • Bachelor’s degree on equivalent practical experience.
  • 8 years of software development experience
  • Software development experience in creating backend or embedded programs.
  • Experience with Linux and networking.
  • Experience with infrastructure technologies, including architecting or developing large scale distributed systems, concurrency, multithreading and synchronization.


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree or PhD in Engineering, Computer Science, or a related technical field.
  • 10  years of professional software development experience
  • Experience architecting and developing solutions to ambiguous problems with significant impact.
  • Experience with cloud networking, build and deployment pipelines or infrastructure security
  • Experience with containers and Kubernetes
  • Experience with Scala or Go
  • Technical leadership experience leading project teams and setting technical direction


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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.

Additional Locations: Virtual - USA

Staff Software Engineer - Tools and Infrastructure

Facility:  276893
Posted Date:  Nov 29, 2021
Work Area:  Software-Design and Development
Career Status:  Professional
Employment Type:  Regular Full Time
Expected Travel:  0 - 10%

San Ramon, CA, US, 945 83

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