Software-Design and Development

Junior Technical Writer/User Assistance Developer (f/m/d) for ABAP Reference Documentation

We help the world run better

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!


What you'll do


SAP Business Technology Platform ABAP is the core of SAP’s technical foundation which is used by the world’s largest organizations to run their business-critical applications. We provide programming languages, software development kits (SDKs), rich programming models and tools for ABAP developers to build innovative cloud applications and scalable enterprise solutions.


We are seeking a highly motivated Technical Writer (f/m/d) with a strong passion for programming to join our dynamic scrum team. Our documentation is the first point of contact for developers implementing their business applications and a vital part of our software. You will be responsible for creating high-quality English reference documentation and code examples for our programming languages and our programing models. Building the bridge between our technologies and our users, your contributions will be instrumental in providing our users with the best possible developer experience. You will enhance our user assistance deliverables and provide diverse formats for ABAP developers across the world, including integrating videos and written materials into our tools and IDEs. 


Be part of our journey and help shape the future of how business applications are developed!

What you bring


  • Team first attitude - we win together as a team.
  • A good to excellent university degree in technical communication or in technical fields, like computer science, with experience in technical writing. 

  • Fluent German and English language skills -both written and verbal- are required. 

  • The ability to express complex technical information in a clear and precise manner, including programming paradigms and concepts. 

  • Outstanding communication skills. 

  • Passion for programming.

  • Proficiency in a modern programming language like ABAP, Java, or Python is necessary. 

  • Knowledge about ABAP, ABAP RESTful Application Programming Model (RAP) and/or SQL is a plus.


Meet your team


BTP ABAP is the catalyst for innovation at the heart of SAP. Our global team, with over 800 professionals and a notable presence in Germany, is proud to serve as SAP's technical backbone. We create innovations that are used by more than 12 million users in 120 countries worldwide.   
Come be a part of BTP ABAP Layer 2 in Walldorf, where you'll work alongside 160 colleagues in shaping the future of the Business Technology Platform ABAP!


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Requisition ID: 386346  | Work Area: Software-Design and Development  | Expected Travel: 0 - 10%  | Career Status: Graduate  | Employment Type: Regular Full Time  #LI-Hybrid


Requisition ID:  386346
Posted Date:  Apr 14, 2024
Work Area:  Software-Design and Development
Career Status:  Graduate
Employment Type:  Regular Full Time
Expected Travel:  0 - 10%

Walldorf, DE, 69190

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