Software-Design and Development

(Junior to Mid) Java Developer for SAP BTP Cloud Platform NEO

We help the world run better


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 is technology-focused and plays a key role in the defining and developing of the SAP Business Technology Platform. With its more than 1350 professionals, SAP Labs Bulgaria also has strong contributions towards life-cycle management, user interface & user experience across the broader portfolio of SAP products. For its 22-year history, the company has established itself as a preferred employer in the IT sector in Bulgaria.




What you`ll do


The Sofia NEO Core team is focused on the development of the PaaS layer of the SAP BTP, Cloud Platform. We are responsible for the backbone of the NEO development environment of the platform.

We develop the back-end service which serves as the infrastructure for provisioning and orchestration of the Java applications which our customers deploy in their cloud accounts. Our mission is to assure a robust Java Platform as a Service infrastructure, spanning worldwide across multiple data center regions

We are seeking a software engineer to help us along the transition journey of the control plane of the NEO to K8S

Here are some of the major technologies and practices our team masters:

  • Java, Java EE, Docker, K8S
  • Testing frameworks
  • Tools like Git, Maven and Jenkins
  • We strive to write clean code and follow S.O.L.I.D. design principles
  • We apply the world’s best agile software project management and agile programming practices such as pair programming and test-driven development


The Role


We are looking for a Junior or Mid Java Developer member of our team to join us and help building services for the cloud environment  




  • Design, prototype, and development of robust, resilient, scalable, and easily maintainable cloud deployment platform infrastructure.
  • Create corresponding automated unit and integration tests for the new functionality which we develop
  • Proactively identify potential improvements, driving for their implementation
  • Adopt and support Open-Source Software as much as possible
  • Be an integral part of friendly team culture, which encourages openness and sharing.


What you bring


  • University education in computer science, software engineering or similar. Current university students are also welcome to apply
  • 1+ years of professional experienceе ideally in software development
  • Strong knowledge Object Oriented Programming & Design
  • Essential knowledge of data structures & algorithms is a plus
  • Any experience with Java is a plus
  • Curiosity and willingness to quickly learn new technologies, concepts and tools
  • Good interpersonal skills and fluency in English: collaboration in an international environment will be a regular part of your job. 


You are either familiar with or at least curious about:

  • Troubleshooting of cloud-based software
  • Kubernetes, Kubernetes operators
  • Design and implementation of REST APIs
  • Hardware infrastructure and software systems including networking, OS knowledge (Linux)


Meet the team


You will be joining quite a large Scrum Agile team of 10+ highly skilled seasoned professionals. If you are interested in Java, Cloud Development and Open-Source technologies you will find a highly innovative and professional environment for your learning and growth in a friendly team setup.



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:
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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: 354225  | Work Area: Software-Design and Development  | Expected Travel: 0 - 10%  | Career Status: Professional  | Employment Type: Regular Full Time   | Additional Locations: #LI-Hybrid.

Requisition ID:  354225
Posted Date:  Sep 16, 2022
Work Area:  Software-Design and Development
Career Status:  Professional
Employment Type:  Regular Full Time
Expected Travel:  0 - 10%

Sofia Ovtscha Kupel, BG, 1618

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