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Software-Design and Development

(Senior) Python Developer (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 (Senior) Python Developer, you will join the team in designing, developing, and improving the HANA CI infrastructure. Working in the area of quality engineering, we set high quality standards to our own code. Daily routines include elaborate code reviews, buddying and collaboration with peers. We own the entire technology stack: Definition and orchestration of >10k weekly CI runs, compilation of >48M lines of HANA C++ source code to executables, timely execution of over 990k HANA tests, and consistent provisioning and operation of >1500 large memory servers with Linux operating system. Scalable solutions are essential to our business and demand automation at every level of our infrastructure technology stack. We are looking for innovative developers with interest in continuous research of new technologies.



  • University degree in computer science or a related technical field involving software/systems engineering 
  • Very good knowledge of Python, Python internals, and the Python ecosystem 
  • Constructive and elaborate code review skills in a distributed version control system 
  • 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 
  • Experience with transactional SQL databases 
  • At least 5+ years of relevant work experience in software engineering
  • 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:312413 | Work Area: Software-Design and Development | Expected Travel: 0 - 10% | Career Status: Professional | Employment Type: Regular Full Time  | Additional Locations: 

(Senior) Python Developer (f/m/d) - SAP HANA Infrastructure

Facility:  312413
Posted Date:  Nov 24, 2021
Work Area:  Software-Design and Development
Career Status:  Professional
Employment Type:  Regular Full Time
Expected Travel:  0 - 10%

Walldorf, DE, 69190

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