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Date: Jun 14, 2019

City: Shanghai, 31, CN

Company: SAP



Requisition ID: 209975
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 Mobile Software Engineer on the SAP Jam New Solutions Development team, you will be on one of the teams that develop SAP Jam, SAP’s social business collaboration cloud solution with over 12 million users and many large corporate customers.  The successful applicant will:


  • Love building both beautiful mobile user interfaces and cloud computing systems that scale to millions of users
  • Learn quickly by jumping directly into code, making sense of it, and making solid changes with little or no supervision
  • Have a solid understanding of mobile application architectures, including REST, Hybrid, HTTP requests, multithread and databases
  • Be determined to make software work, and to understand the root cause of each defect
  • Be passionate about continuously improving at writing solid code quickly and a refusal to believe that it cannot be done


Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Drive, design, and develop new features by working with Product Management, User Experience, and Software Testing to elaborate on features, estimate task time, and then quickly write high-quality code for complex features
  • Work in a scrum development project model, with a daily team scrum meeting, and a weekly production release deployment
  • Participate actively in requirement, design, and code reviews

Skills & Qualifications:

  • At least 1 year experience in developing mobile applications, 4+ years experiences as Senior Engineer
  • Working toward a Bachelor’s degree, preferably in Computer Science or Engineering
  • You learn and work well independently, as well as in a team
  • Experience with Android, Javascript and HTML on Android
  • Experience with at least one server-side web technology or scripting framework such as Ruby-on-Rails, JRuby, JSP, PHP, ASP/VBScript/Javascript/ASP.NET, Java servlets, Perl, or thon
  • Basic understanding of TCP/IP (IPv4 or IPv6) networking (ports and addresses)
  • Experience with SQL databases
  • Experience with source control systems such as Subversion, git, Perforce, Mercurial, Visual SourceSafe, etc.
  • Excellent English written and oral communications
  • Assets:
    • Experience with Android and Common Android Framework.
    • Knowledge of REST web services
    • Basic knowledge of networking and security: packet/LAN sniffers, XSS, CSRF, encryption, HTTPS, etc.
    • Good understanding of Objective Oriented Programming and Java Language
    • Advanced debugging skills and tools: ability to isolate memory leaks, memory corruptions, and deadlocks; some experience with a code profiler
    • Advanced software development skills: process/thread synchronization and management,  Java
    • Immersion in Web 2.0 culture and a digital lifestyle, e.g. Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube,  instant messaging, iPhone, iPad, Android, Blackberry



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.

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