Software-Design and Development

Senior Cloud Developer - Python/Node.js

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The Multi Cloud team sits at the tip of the spear within SAP’s global public cloud transition.  As the Multi Cloud Senior Developer, you will be at the heart of the engineering process building software and processes that empowers SAP to develop and deliver high quality products quickly.  Working with our lines of business, you will help build and run our next-generation multi cloud technologies at global scale.  If you are an experienced Engineering leader with a passion for delivering innovative IT services and value-creation, a career at SAP Labs may be right for you!



The Multi Cloud Senior Cloud Developer will work within the Multi Cloud cost engineering team to build automation services from conception to operations.  This role will support the development tools and infrastructure as code for cloud technologies.  This role is based in Shanghai, China.



  • MS degree in Computer Science or related technical field or equivalent practical experience
  • Experience building and deploying cloud native solutions on public cloud infrastructure
  • Experience delivering software in a Scrum development process
  • Experience with working on projects in highly collaborative, multi-disciplinary development teams
  • Solid foundation in data structures, algorithms, object-oriented programming, MVC architecture, and design patterns
  • Experience designing APIs and creating RESTful microservices
  • Experience with modern build strategies, continuous integration, unit testing, test driven development, static analysis, and automated integration tests. Continuous delivery experience preferred.
  • Cloud Infrastructure operation and cost optimization experience (AWS, Azure, GCP, Alibaba, Azure China, AWS China)
  • Advanced software programming experience in Python, Node.js, JAVA, GO
  • Advanced scripting skills in Python, Perl, Bash, Shell or another common language
  • Large systems software design and development experience in Linux
  • Able to communicate in both Mandarin or English

Nice to Have

Experience building solutions with a microservices architecture
• Experience building and maintaining REST APIs
• Experience with architecting, building, deploying, and scaling Docker applications
• Infrastructure configuration management and automation experience (Ansible, Puppet, Chef)
• NoSQL database experience (Cassandra, DynamoDB, Couchbase)
• Messaging experience (Kafka, JMS, SQS, SNS)
• Experience deploying, scaling, and building solutions on top of search engines (ElasticSearch)
• Experience deploying, scaling, and building solutions utilizing stream / micro-batch data processing (Spark)
• Distributed Caching
• Content Delivery Networks
• Experience with continuous delivery and continuous deployment (Blue/Green, Canary)



We build breakthroughs together

SAP innovations help more than 400,000 customers worldwide work together more efficiently and use business insight more effectively. Originally known for leadership in enterprise resource planning (ERP) software, SAP has evolved to become a market leader in end-to-end business application software and related services for database, analytics, intelligent technologies, and experience management. As a cloud company with 200 million users and more than 100,000 employees worldwide, we are purpose-driven and future-focused, with a highly collaborative team ethic and commitment to personal development. Whether connecting global industries, people, or platforms, we help ensure every challenge gets the solution it deserves. At SAP, we build breakthroughs, together.

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SAP’s culture of inclusion, focus on health and well-being, and flexible working models help ensure that everyone – regardless of background – feels included and can run at their best. At SAP, we believe we are made stronger by the unique capabilities and qualities that each person brings to our company, and we invest in our employees to inspire confidence and help everyone realize their full potential. We ultimately believe in unleashing all talent and creating a better and more equitable world.
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Requisition ID: 344533  | Work Area: Software-Design and Development  | Expected Travel: 0 - 10%  | Career Status: Graduate  | Employment Type: Regular Full Time   | Additional Locations: #LI-Hybrid.

Requisition ID:  344533
Posted Date:  Aug 4, 2022
Work Area:  Software-Design and Development
Career Status:  Graduate
Employment Type:  Regular Full Time
Expected Travel:  0 - 10%

Shanghai, CN, 201203

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