Software-Design and Development

Senior JAVA Developer for SAP EARL Product Development -- Methodology & Design

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The design, modeling and documentation of end-to-end processes is pivotel for our Cloud solutions. Our customers are expecting clear guidance through the solution scope during the onboarding and implementation activities.

As part of SAP’s SAP S/4HANA organization we’re developing SAP Enterprise Architecture Reference Library (‘EARL’) a modern, cloud based process repository inspired by our Product Management serving as single source of truth for process modeling and maintenance of process-related information. 

We’re looking for a motivated and highly skilled (senior) JAVA developers to strengthen our talented development team in Shanghai.


Acting as a senior developer in an agile development team according to Scrum/Lean methodology, you will have the opportunity to:

•    Be responsible for the software design, implementation, testing and maintenance of your developments at highest quality
•    Continuously implement improvements for the EARL user experience 
•    Build scalable, stable and efficient platform applications and services
•    Try out new technologies, tools and infrastructure to keep pace in a changing industry
•    Guide junior developer on coding guidelines and technical design
•    Interact with Usability Labs at major SAP events
•    Be a team player in an international team


•    Bachelor degree or above in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related technical
•    5+ years of experience in enterprise software design, development and engineering
•    Excellent knowledge of Java language, OOP concepts.
•    Have a solid foundation with relational database and SQL
•    Experience with chaching services (redis)/ELK/Messaging System(Kafka) 
•    Strong experience in Agile/Scrum, BDD, TDD, software refactoring and other engineering best practices 
•    Experience with Java performance tuning / troubleshooting 

•    It’s a plus to be knowledgeable in the following areas
•    Working experience with public clouds (i.e. Azure, AWS, GCP, Ali Cloud)
•    Knowledge of cloud native development, understanding of scalable micro-services, design pattern, CI/CD and DevOps
•    Understanding and hands on skills in docker, k8s, reverse proxy tuning will be a plus
•    Experience in DB tuning is a plus

•    Capability to work in an international engineering team across different time zones and locations
•    Good analytical thinking and problem-solving skills is a must
•    Excellent communication skills (speaking and writing) in English language is a MUST

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Requisition ID: 341166  | Work Area: Software-Design and Development  | Expected Travel: 0 - 10%  | Career Status: Professional  | Employment Type: Regular Full Time   | Additional Locations: #LI-Hybrid.

Requisition ID:  341166
Posted Date:  Jun 11, 2022
Work Area:  Software-Design and Development
Career Status:  Professional
Employment Type:  Regular Full Time
Expected Travel:  0 - 10%

Shanghai, CN, 201203

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