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Software-Development Operations

C++ (Junior) Developer (f/m/d) for HANA Execution Engine

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!


We are working on the next generation, industry-leading cloud database https://www.sap.com/products/hana/cloud.html, and searching for a passionate C++ developer to join our HANA Execution Engine team in Walldorf. The team is responsible for providing a modern state-of-the-art relational execution engine which fullfills the most challenging requirements of our internal and external customers for both OLTP and OLAP workloads. Highest quality is at the heart of our component.


The Role:
As part of this agile team, you will design and implement new features for the engine framework, new operators and/or improve existing ones while constantly keeping the right balance between memory consumption, runtime and throughput. You will write regression and unit tests for your own code using different programming languages (e.g. C++, Python, SQL) and testing frameworks (e.g. Google C++ Testing Framework), conduct code reviews and code audits to spot opportunities for improvements with respect to usability, testability, supportability, or potential performance penalties. 


Role Requirements:

  • Master’s or PhD degree in computer science / related technical discipline
  • Fluency in modern C++
  • Experience in data structures, parallel and high performance algorithms
  • Knowledge of database internals, query processing and optimization
  • Ability to analyze and debug complex problems
  • Result driven with a focus on delivering a high quality code
  • Fluent in German and English


Nice to have:

  • Experience with Python
  • Experience with JIT code generation
  • Experience in administration, programming or profiling on LINUX
  • Familiar with code-analysis tools.


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:317420 | Work Area: Software-Development Operations | Expected Travel: 0 - 20% | Career Status: Professional | Employment Type: Regular Full Time  | Additional Locations: 

C++ (Junior) Developer (f/m/d) for HANA Execution Engine

Facility:  317420
Posted Date:  Dec 29, 2021
Work Area:  Software-Development Operations
Career Status:  Professional
Employment Type:  Regular Full Time
Expected Travel:  0 - 20%

Walldorf, DE, 69190

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