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Software-Development Operations

Performance Engineer in Performance & Scalability Team - Developer (f/m/d)

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Summary & Role Information

We're looking for a Performance Engineer (f/m/d) to join our Performance & Scalability team which is the center of expertise for all performance aspects inside SAP SE. The team duties range from performance trainings, education via consulting, to tool provisioning and to performance measurements & analysis in on-premise and cloud environments. Sizing, benchmarks, load tests and customer contacts are part of the daily work. One of our focus areas is the creation of models to determine hardware requirements, to support capacity management for cloud solutions and to determine the carbon footprint of applications and services.
Your task will be to establish and advance performance, scalability, and sizing best practices for cloud native applications, in close collaboration with team members and colleagues from other development organizations. This will include development tasks for performance tools, performance test automation and reference applications. You are expected to contribute to best practice knowledge transfer, through performance consulting, conducting training classes and creating knowledge base articles.

Experience/ Role Requirements

Required skills:

  • University graduate or equivalent 
  • Excellent English language skills (both oral and in writing)
  • Strong programming skills in Java/JavaScript 
  • Understanding of cloud native, performance, and scalability concepts, passion to acquire deep knowledge on these topics 
  • Good communication skills, affinity to knowledge sharing 

Preferred skills:

  • Experience in application analysis using debugging, profiling, and monitoring tools 
  • Cloud application development background
  • Experience in using build/test pipelines, and performance test automation 
  • Experience with container technology, Cloud Foundry and Kubernetes 
  • Experience in big data analysis, knowledge of related programming languages and frameworks


About the Team/ Brand/ Line of Business

The team comprises experts for all technologies and deliveries. It provides tools and guidance to the entire organization, is responsible for the SAP hardware benchmarking and sizing processes and closely cooperates with SAPs technology partners.



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:294053 | Work Area: Software-Development Operations | Expected Travel: 0 - 10% | Career Status: Professional | Employment Type: Part Time or Regular Full Time  | Additional Locations: 

Performance Engineer in Performance & Scalability Team - Developer (f/m/d)

Facility:  294053
Posted Date:  Nov 10, 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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