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Software-Design and Development

Senior Developer-Central Business Configuration

What we offer

Our company culture is focused on helping our employees enable innovation by building breakthroughs together. How? We focus every day on building the foundation for tomorrow and creating a workplace that embraces differences, values flexibility, and is aligned to our purpose-driven and future-focused work. We offer a highly collaborative, caring team environment with a strong focus on learning and development, recognition for your individual contributions, and a variety of benefit options for you to choose from. Apply now!




As market leader in enterprise application software, SAP helps companies of all sizes and industries run better. From back office to boardroom, warehouse to storefront, desktop to mobile device – SAP empowers people and organizations to work together more efficiently and use business insight more effectively to stay ahead of the competition. SAP applications and services enable customers to operate profitably, adapt continuously, and grow sustainably.


About SAP Central Business Configuration

We are passionately pursuing the dream of providing ONE central business configuration for all the Intelligent Enterprise Suite of products at SAP. Our first step is to bring S/4HANA Cloud customers onto this solution. Going forward, the plan is to enable the business configuration solution for all other SAP products in the Intelligent Enterprise Suite, like SuccessFactors, C/4 HANA, and Ariba.


SAP Central Business Configuration is developed on the Business Application Factory infrastructure in a NodeJS development environment. We work in an agile environment, building a cloud native product. With teams across the globe, predominantly in Germany, China, and India, we offer an open, highly collaborative environment for continuous learning and career development!


The Quality Engineering team for Central Business Configuration supports the organization to deliver in high quality to productive environments, safeguarding new customer implementation projects as well as ongoing operations of existing customers. Our team is located in both Walldorf and Shanghai and collaborates closely with development teams in other locations in an international setup.

We believe in the value of end-to-end automation and very fast feedback cycles and follow Continuous integration and delivery principles. In this context we are looking for a Senior Developer to join our team in Shanghai.



  • As a Senior Developer you will integrate, develop and operate test, monitoring and deployment tools to further optimize our continuous integration infrastructure and provide related support to our development teams
  • You will implement and maintain test frameworks and system test scenarios integrating the Central Business Configuration solution with S4 HANA Cloud. The key focus is to provide E2E test automation including system setup and technical configuration for business-critical technical scenarios such as system provisioning, upgrade or scope extension.
  • Constantly challenge, innovate and improve to increase test coverage, shorten feedback cycles and ensure stability of tests and delivery
  • Work closely with colleagues in the quality engineering team as well as with architects, product owners and developers in the development team, to implement highly effective tests and contribute to a high-quality product feature delivery.
  • Build up domain knowledge and share expertise within and across teams.



Role Requirements:

  • Graduated with Bachelor degree or master degree in Computer Science, Engineering or Mathematics
  • 5+ years of work experience as a developer, test automation or DevOps engineer in a development or test automation team
  • Proficiency in state-of-the-art development languages and concepts - Java, NodeJS, Python, REST, Shell or similar
  • Experience with virtualization and container technologies such as Docker and Kubernetes and usage of related tools and frameworks
  • Highly experienced in working with Unix/Linux environments,very good knowledge in automation and CI/CD Tools such as Jenkins
  • Strong communication skills in English
  • Experience in robot framework or Selenium,experience  with AWS, Azure or AliCloud,experience working with ABAP platform is preferred


This job is the right fit for you, if:

  • You love the challenge of solving problems
  • You are self-educating and self-motivated through curiosity
  • Technology excites you and you constantly seek ways to improve
  • You are an open-minded with a positive attitude






We are SAP

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.


Our inclusion promise

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.


SAP is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to the values of Equal Employment Opportunity and provide accessibility accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you are interested in applying for employment with SAP and 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.


EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability:

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their age, race, religion, national origin, ethnicity, age, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, et al), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, or disability.

Successful candidates might be required to undergo a background verification with an external vendor.

 Requisition ID:303965 | Work Area: Software-Design and Development | Expected Travel: 0 - 10% | Career Status: Professional | Employment Type: Regular Full Time  | Additional Locations: 

Senior Developer-Central Business Configuration

Facility:  303965
Posted Date:  Oct 12, 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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