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Software-Development Operations

(Junior) System Development Engineer (f/m/d) - SAP HANA Infrastructure

What we offer

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!


As a (Junior) System Development Engineer, you will join the team developing and operating the CI infrastructure technology stack for SAP HANA. Our main programming language is Python. Our >1500 large memory servers are running Linux: on bare-metal and in containers; on-premise and in public clouds. The servers are provisioned with a self-managed and versioned OS image (PXE) prior to joining the execution cluster. We use infrastructure-as-code technologies like terraform to define and deploy our applications. Infrastructure development and operation in our business domain demands a quality mindset in combination with interest and knowledge of Linux systems and their network and storage infrastructure.



  • University degree in computer science, a related technical field involving software/systems engineering, or similar practical experience 
  • Experience with building or operating distributed systems (e.g. Software as a Service offerings) 
  • Experience with containerization and container orchestration (e.g. Docker, Mesos, Kubernetes) 
  • Very good Linux/Unix knowledge (e.g. systemd) 
  • Interest in networking technology (e.g. VLANs, IP routing, TCP/UDP, HTTP, DHCP, DNS) 
  • Fluent in German and English


Our exceptionally talented and motivated team covers Europe (Walldorf) and Asia (Seoul, Xi'an) time zones. Our passion is coding, our mission is to provide excellent CI services for more than 1500 developers around the world.


We are SAP

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.


Our inclusion promise

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: Americas: Careers.NorthAmerica@sap.com or Careers.LatinAmerica@sap.com, APJ: Careers.APJ@sap.com, EMEA: Careers@sap.com.

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:312417 | Work Area: Software-Development Operations | Expected Travel: 0 - 10% | Career Status: Professional | Employment Type: Regular Full Time  | Additional Locations: 

(Junior) System Development Engineer (f/m/d) - SAP HANA Infrastructure

Facility:  312417
Posted Date:  Nov 24, 2021
Work Area:  Software-Development Operations
Career Status:  Professional
Employment Type:  Regular Full Time
Expected Travel:  0 - 10%

Walldorf, DE, 69190

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