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DevOps/SRE Cloud Engineer

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Date: Apr 4, 2021

City: Montréal, CA, H3A 3L4

Company: SAP



Requisition ID: 263529
Work Area: Software-Design and Development
Expected Travel: 0 - 20%
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.

At SAP, we believe in the power of collaboration and empower our employees to perform at their best in an environment that encourages free and open expression of ideas. Here, you work alongside creative thinkers who share your intents, while turning big ideas into reality for our customers. With innovative job training, mentors to help you grow, and the flexibility to balance your work and personal life, you’re able to build your career. It’s no wonder that some of the sharpest minds from around the world are working for a company that is consistently recognized as a global top employer. 


Purpose and Objectives 

The development team for the Business Event Bus in the SAP Foundation Plane is seeking a committed Developer/DevOps/SRE Engineer with experience in developing cloud-based applications. Candidates must have extensive experience designing and developing asynchronous, distributed and scalable software. You must have a passion for software development, participating in an Agile team, creating clean code and documenting your work. 


As part of a Foundation Plane Development Scrum Team you will design, deliver, operate and support the creation of an innovative Business Event Bus Kernel Service for an event distribution capability. The solution is a cloud native, loosely coupled set of reusable data event services, providing greater resiliency, filtering based on payload, replay of past events and scalable performance. 


As part of our development team, you will have abundant opportunities to demonstrate your abilities and learn new skills. 


Your responsibilities 

  • Infrastructure and continuous deployments 
  • Operational monitoring, measurement and security 
  • Strong ability to collaborate and be part of a team 
  • Be an active member of self-empowered Scrum teams producing software using Agile principles and engineering-driven decisions 
  • Be technically proactive, influencing the team with innovative and creative ideas 
  • Have the flexibility to adapt to technologies and change directions quickly 
  • Design and architect elegant, robust and scalable solutions 
  • Be at the forefront of enterprise cloud development 

Your qualifications 

  • BA/BS degree in a computer related field (8+ years of degree relevant experience to degree) 
  • 4+ years of both development and operations or Site Reliability Engineering (SRE) relevant experience (a combination of both Java (or similar language) app development as well as handling infrastructure and operations work) 
  • Experience working in a containerized (e.g., Docker, rkt, etc.) cloud environment  
  • Experience with modern CI/CD practices and deployment pipeline design and operation 
  • Experience with administration in the terminal 
  • Strong experience in scripting (Groovy, Python, Bash, etc.) 
  • Experience developing, deploying and operating services running in a cloud environment (e.g., AWS, Azure, Google Cloud Platform, etc.) 
  • Experience working in a containerized (e.g., Docker, Kubernetes, rkt, Swarm, etc.) cloud environment 
  • Experience with Chef, Puppet, Ansible or other configuration management tools 
  • Experience working in an environment with continuous delivery/continuous integration 
  • Willingness to take responsibility and ownership for your work and the team’s work without waiting for detailed instructions 
  • Must have a passion for delivering high-quality, fully tested and documented code 
  • Be technically proactive, influencing the team with innovative and creative ideas 
  • Have the flexibility to adapt to technologies and change directions quickly 
  • Solid understanding and practice of Agile software development 
  • Enjoy working in a collaborative team, fast-paced and highly dynamic work environment 
  • Willingness to continuously learn new technologies and methodologies 
  • Strong team-oriented interpersonal skills, including humility and being open to giving and receiving feedback 
  • Good verbal and written English 


Preferred qualifications 

  • 6+ years of DevOps relevant experience (a combination of both Java (or similar language) app development as well as handling infrastructure and operations work) 
  • Deep knowledge and experience in Spring, RESTful services, Maven, Git 
  • Experience using Javascript package managers such as Bower, NPM and task runners like Grunt, Gulp, etc. 
  • Experience managing and/or leading on-call operations 
  • Experience with Kubernetes for container orchestration 
  • Experience developing operational monitoring and metrics for the applications you are developing 
  • Experience with Kubernetes and related service mesh technologies like Istio, Linkerd or Envoy  
  • Experience developing and operating 
  • Kafka or other modern messaging technology 
  • Streaming applications 
  • Microservice architectures 
  • Distributed architectures 
  • Services running in a cloud environment (e.g., GCP, AWS, Azure, etc.) 




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.

Additional Locations: Virtual - Canada

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