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(Junior) Quality and Automation Engineer (f/m/d) for Software Lifecycle Procedures

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Date: Dec 30, 2020

City: St. Leon-Rot, BW, DE

Company: SAP

Requisition ID: 261102
Work Area: Software-Design and Development
Location: St. Leon-Rot
Expected Travel: 0 - 10%
Career Status: Professional
Employment Type: Regular Full Time



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(Junior) Quality and Automation Engineer (f/m/d) for Software Lifecycle Procedures

As (Junior) Quality and Automation Engineer within our team it is your responsibility to ensure quality of SAPs software lifecycle procedures for all SAP products. You will be acting as very first customer installing, updating and upgrading various SAP products across the complete portfolio.


The Role

Your core tasks will comprise: 

  • Understanding and handling of complex tool environments to perform end-to-end software lifecycle procedures (Service Provider Cockpit, Solution Manager, Service Marketplace, PPMS, Installation Tools ...)
  • Testing of installation and update/upgrade/conversion and configuration procedures of SAP software components as the very first customer
  • Coordination and communication with testers in a global team setup across 3 locations and development teams SAP wide


While our core competence and responsibility lie with manual execution of software lifecycle tests, we continuously seek for automation to keep our service efficient and competitive. Therefore, we are looking for a colleague who strives for finding errors and tracking down the root cause, but also have an eye for automation potential and is willing to continuously improve our test process and infrastructure.
After a training phase you join a highly motivated team and take care of the validation of several SAP components. You will be involved in the complete lifecycle of multiple products - development phase, shipment and maintenance processes.


Role Requirements

Technical Requirements

  • Knowledge on a scripting language (e.g. Perl, Python, Ruby) and/or ABAP programming skills OS administration skills for Linux or Windows Server
  • Strong interest to improve and optimize standard procedures and tasks by automation
  • OS administration skills for Linux or Windows Server are an asset
  • Know-How about at least one database (HANA, Oracle, Sybase, MaxDB, DB2 family or MS SQL) is an asset


Additional Skills

  • Methodical and independent working mode
  • Analytical thinking and willingness to dig deep into new technologies
  • High sense of responsibility and reliability
  • Service and customer orientation
  • Team player with strong communication skills 
  • Profound German and English skills 


About the Team

Production Services (PS) is part of PE Enterprise Adoption delivering world class software assembly & lifecycle validation services for entire SAP and SAP supported development environments.


The Software Lifecycle Validation ensures completeness and correctness of all SAP components by acting as the very first customer. Our goal is to improve customer satisfaction and to increase the quality in terms of Software Lifecycle scenarios.


The Software Lifecycle Validation Team is currently represented in three different locations in Germany, Ireland and India. The position is offered in the location in St. Leon-Rot.


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