Software-Development Operations

Expert DevOps Engineer for Business Technology Platform

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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!

The development center of SAP in Bulgaria plays a key role in the defining and developing of the SAP Business Technology Platform. With its more than 1400 professionals, SAP Labs Bulgaria also has strong contributions toward life-cycle management, user interface & user experience across the broader portfolio of SAP products and has recently welcomed new teams focusing on business applications. For its 24-year history, the company has established itself as a preferred employer in the IT sector in Bulgaria.


What you’ll do

  • Take the lead or contribute to research and proof of concept activities and demonstrate a track record of successful implementation and maintenance of best practices in real-world scenarios.
  • Be responsible for infrastructure bootstrapping topics in the Cloud Foundry environment (BOSH and K8s-based) for the Business Technology Platform
    • Responsible for creating, maintaining, and effectively communicating vision for technical evolution of components in scope
    • Deliver high-quality technical/technology recommendations, proposals, and documentation
    • Implement enhancements in the already existing infrastructure components (proprietary, load balancers, routing services, jump hosts, etc.) with focus on availability, reliability, scalability, and security
    • Quickly and efficiently troubleshoot, resolve, and prevent future infrastructure components incidents from occurring
    • Work with and manage specifics in the offerings and services of different IaaS providers (AWS, GCP, Azure, Alibaba) or open-source alternatives like OpenStack
  • Influence to improve end-to-end development, testing, and operational excellence practices, and streamline processes in order to improve efficiency and productivity.
  • Efficiently and effectively collaborate and communicate with cross-functional teams and key stakeholders (internal & external)
  • Contribute with tasks, ideas, and estimates to the planning process
  • Participate in code reviews to ensure high-quality of deliveries
  • Provide technical training within teams to enable continuous knowledge growth and share expertise


What you bring     

  • Bachelor’s or master’s degree. Alternatively, a high school diploma in Computer Science, Mathematics, Engineering, or a related subject
  • Strong understanding and experience with cloud providers concepts, organizational model, operational excellence, best practices, PaaS, and SaaS architecture
  • Experience with and appreciation for the benefits of software engineering practices and design such as coding standards, agile (scrum) methodologies, and test-driven development
  • Strong analytical, troubleshooting, and problem-solving skills
  • 2+ years of coding in at least two of the following – shell scripting (bash), Python, Ruby, Go
  • Extensive experience with git source control management, build and delivery infrastructure
  • Strong networking knowledge (TCP/IP protocols, DNS, OSI model, routing, load balancing, CDN, etc.)
  • CI/CD best practices, automation environments, IaC (Infrastructure as Code) concepts and tools knowledge like Jenkins, GitHub Actions, Azure DevOps, Terraform, Vault, etc. (knowledge and experience with Concourse is a plus)
  • 5+ years of experience working with Linux/Unix-based systems
  • Monitoring and logging with Grafana, Elastic stack or equivalent
  • Able to quickly research new concepts or technologies and effectively put them in practice
  • Fluency in English
  • Excellent communication, negotiation, presentation, organizational, interpersonal, and programming skills
  • Team player passionate about own’s work and impact, self-starter who contributes to a positive atmosphere in the team
  • Looking for opportunities when faced with changes in environment and/or technologies
  • Responsible, respectful, and open-minded


Meet your team

We are an organization of enablers, who provide the lowest foundational layer for the SAP Business Technology Platform (BTP) in a reliable, secure, silent, scalable, and future-proof way for application teams and partners to create fast and efficient business value for customers.


Our team looks after the root of the platform – the cloud infrastructure for Cloud Foundry environment(s) on all major IaaS providers – AWS, GCP, Azure, Alibaba and our SAP internal offering based on OpenStack.




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.

We win with inclusion

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:
For SAP employees: Only permanent roles are eligible for the SAP Employee Referral Program, according to the eligibility rules set in the SAP Referral Policy. Specific conditions may apply for roles in Vocational Training.

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: 386054  | Work Area: Software-Development Operations  | Expected Travel: 0 - 10%  | Career Status: Professional  | Employment Type: Regular Full Time   | Additional Locations: #LI-Hybrid.

Requisition ID:  386054
Posted Date:  Mar 22, 2024
Work Area:  Software-Development Operations
Career Status:  Professional
Employment Type:  Regular Full Time
Expected Travel:  0 - 10%

Sofia, BG, 1407

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