Software-Design and Development

Senior Java Developer for SAP Business Technology Platform NEO

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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 talented 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.


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.



  • 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
  • Understand and keep abreast with industry trends and emerging technologies across all infrastructure foundations (server, storage, network, data, and applications) to recommend improvements and enhancements to platform core capabilities
  • Adopt and support Open-Source Software as much as possible
  • Be an integral part of friendly team culture, which encourages openness and sharing.



Experience with any of the following technologies is a definite advantage:

  • At least 3+ years of professional experience with the Java language
  • Any professional experience with Docker and/or K8S deployment is a strong advantage
  • Test Driven Development
  • Design and implementation of REST APIs
  • Design and development of cloud-based software, with security and performance in mind
  • Troubleshooting of cloud-based software
  • Understanding of infrastructure hardware and software systems including network, compute, operating system knowledge (Linux) and security.



  • Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Software Engineering, Informatics or equivalent.
  • Proven software development experience
  • Object Oriented Programming & Design
  • Data structures & algorithms
  • Willingness and ability to quickly learn and explore new concepts and technologies
  • Excellent team player, with effective communication skills, passionate about his/her work, self-motivated.
  • Working level of English.


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Requisition ID: 349392  | Work Area: Software-Design and Development  | Expected Travel: 0 - 10%  | Career Status: Professional  | Employment Type: Regular Full Time   | Additional Locations: #LI-Hybrid.

Requisition ID:  349392
Posted Date:  Sep 17, 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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