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Software-Design and Development

Cloud Infrastructure Automation Senior Developer



Requisition ID: 268405
Work Area: Software-Design and Development
Expected Travel: 0 - 10%
Career Status: Professional
Employment Type: Regular Full Time



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About the team

As a part of Cloud Architecture and Engineering (CAE) organization the Cloud Infrastructure Automation Unit designs and develops infrastructure automation solutions that run SAP’s cloud offerings like SAP Cloud Platform and our HANA Enterprise Cloud (HEC) solution. Besides supporting the internal SAP cloud offerings our team also enables SAP’s multi cloud strategy by unlocking the potential of Public Cloud Infrastructure as a Service offerings like Amazon AWS, Microsoft Azure and Google Cloud Platform.

In this course, we provide an infrastructure automation framework that enables SAP´s internal Operation Teams to manage the different Cloud Solutions.
To execute along this multi cloud strategy of SAP we currently extend our team with a Cloud Infrastructure Automation Developer with a strong experience on tools development in a client/server architecture environment. Beneficially also experienced with Amazon AWS, Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud Platform and SAP Applications.

Within our team, we practice a trust-based working model. If you need to work flexibly from another location or at another time you can do so given your manager’s agreement.

The Role

You will work on cutting-edge projects in the field of infrastructure automation framework development between our infrastructure automation tools and public IaaS provider (aka hyperscalers) which leverages automatic deployment of infrastructure and services to run SAP Applications on different Cloud based infrastructure technologies.

You will be part of the Cloud Provider Interface team developing prototypes to enable deployments of HEC (HANA Enterprise Cloud) offerings on hyperscaler and to build the automation and integration into the existing operations tool set and processes.

You will drive the process to transform and mature the prototyped code to a production ready solution that can become managed by the HEC operations team. This includes continuous refinements of the prototyped solution as well as conducting knowledge transfer sessions to the relevant Operation teams.

Role Requirements

  • Masters degree in computer sciences or comparable work experience
  • Strong analytical and logical skills
  • Ability to work in an international team
  • Willingness to travel worldwide and flexibility with regards to travelling
  • Very strong software development skills in programming languages (Perl, Python, JAVA …)
  • General web services development skills HTTP/HTTPS, RESTful APIs
  • Deep knowledge and experience in architecting infrastructure solutions on top of the public cloud infrastructure, preferably Microsoft Azure
  • Very strong Linux skills
  • Customer orientation with a strong focus on quality
  • Very good German and English language skills fluent in spoken and written

Ideally but not necessarily you do have

  • Experience with usage of Public Cloud Infrastructures (Google Cloud Platform, Amazon Web Services, Azure etc.)
  • Experience with central infrastructure services (DNS, LDAP, NTP, mail)

Work Experience

  • 4 year experience in interdisciplinary infrastructure automation development



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Cloud Infrastructure Automation Senior Developer

Facility:  268405
Posted Date:  May 26, 2021
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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