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Software-Design and Development

Product Owner / Senior Developer (f/m/d) for Piper & Progressive Delivery

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!



Project "Piper" is SAP’s standard solution to build CI/CD pipelines for typical SAP development scenarios and helps teams within and outside SAP to get their software changes out into the cloud - quickly and in a reliable manner. In the Progressive Delivery domain the team aims to provide Feature Flagging and GitOps related services. 


  • Join the SAP-internal team contributing to the "Piper" InnerSource as well as the Open Source project and providing progressive delivery related services
  • Manage the team specific Piper & Progressive Delivery related Backlog in alignment with the Product Management Team 
  • Get in touch with the end-users and also provide assistance through e.g. the SAP-internal Slack
  • Act as a liaison towards the Core Development Team for Tool Team internal service providers as well as external stakeholders 
  • Define, measure and monitor the required non-functional requirements (e.g. SLAs, security, performance and other usage & quality metrics)  and take action in case of any deviation
  • Moderate communication & support channels 
  • Contribute to enablement material, trainings and documentation
  • Roll-in and channel requirements from SAP internal end-users

You are curious, open minded and you like to experiment, learn and improve.
You have an agile mindset and a "can do" attitude
You like to share knowledge and assist/coach colleagues to help them to learn and improve.

  • Degree in Computer Science or related field from university of applied sciences or similar level
  • Experience in at least one programming language (Go, JavaScript, Java, ...)
  • Strong quality & DevOps mindset
  • Willingness to take over responsibility
  • Fluent in English (written and spoken), German skills (preferable, but not mandatory)

In addition following experience is beneficial:
Experience as a product owner, Hyperscalers (e.g. GCP), CI/CD orchestrators (e.g. Jenkins, Tekton, ...), Docker, Kubernetes

If you have passion to improve the developer experience at SAP and you are excited about CI/CD then you should apply for this position.
We’d love to get your curiosity for new trends and your eagerness to drive tools to mass scale adoption. One final note in addition to all “formal Job Descriptions” - while we are passionate delivering great tooling experience, we don’t take ourselves that serious!
 …And yes….

  • We go beyond proof of concept, to generate and incubate new ideas for tools and run them productively.
  • We’re self-contained and drive our own topics, but we’re committed to transferring ideas, technology, and methods throughout the department and beyond.



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:296200 | Work Area: Software-Design and Development | Expected Travel: 0 - 10% | Career Status: Professional | Employment Type: Regular Full Time  | Additional Locations: 

Product Owner / Senior Developer (f/m/d) for Piper & Progressive Delivery

Facility:  296200
Posted Date:  Oct 7, 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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