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Software-Design and Development

Senior Big Data Engineer - Consumer Industry Cloud



Requisition ID: 275070
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.


S/4HANA Consumer Industries Cloud (CIC) is a new business unit at SAP S/4HANA with a focus on Industry Cloud, an emerging market segment where SAP guides its customers towards evolving their industry-centric business models with new processes, tools, and business services. SAP CIC complements SAP existing Business Suite as well as helps the entire company keep pace with new market trends in Industry Cloud.

SAP S/4HANA CIC holistically targets the strategic industries Consumer Products, Retail, Wholesale, and Life Sciences. As a dedicated unit, it takes a start-up approach to developing new cloud products and brings together the product strategy and Product Management for these four industries with all the necessary cloud business functions, such as architecture, engineering, and operations along with development of cloud-native applications.

SAP is consistently recognized as one of the world's top employers. Now it's your turn to take the next step and help create the future.


As a senior big data software engineer, you will work on a specific project critical to SAP Consumer Industries Cloud’s needs with opportunities to switch teams and projects as you and our fast-paced business grow and evolve. We need our engineers to be versatile, display leadership qualities and be enthusiastic to take on new problems across the full-stack as we continue to push technology forward.

A Successful Candidate requirements

  • 5-7 years experience with high-scale, high performance and high availability server development in one of the public clouds (AWS, GCP or Azure)
  • 2 years of work or educational experience in Big data.
  • Background in data modeling and performance tuning in relational and no-SQL databases
  • Experience with data practices (security, data management and governance)
  • Experience with distributed computing technologies including Spark, Kafka, Flink, Pub/sub, Hive/pig, MapReduce, etc.
  • Experience with data lake and data warehouse solutions either by hyperscalers (like AWS, GCP or Azure) or by 3rd party (like Apache Iceberg, Delta Lake, Apache Hudi).
  • Experience with various databases including PostgreSQL, MongoDB, Redis,etc.
  • Expertise in some or all of the following: Data Pipelines, Data Warehousing, Statistics, Metrics development
  • Strong understanding of SQL
  • Broad knowledge of the data infrastructure ecosystem
  • Familiarity with cloud vendors (AWS, GCP or Azure) and their offered cloud services.
  • Solid background in algorithms, data structures, and object-oriented programming
  • Demonstrate clear and concise communication and data-driven decision-making capability
  • Working proficiency and communication skills in verbal and written English



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.

SAP is committed to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity and to providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you 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).

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

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Senior Big Data Engineer - Consumer Industry Cloud

Facility:  275070
Posted Date:  Sep 8, 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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