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Senior / Expert Developer (f/m/d) Core Data Platform HANA & Analytics: Data Management & Platform Job

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Date: Oct 23, 2020

City: Walldorf, BW, DE, 69190

Company: SAP

Requisition ID: 256751
Work Area: Software-Design and Development
Location: Walldorf
Expected Travel: 0 - 10%
Career Status: Professional
Employment Type: Part Time or Regular Full Time


SAP started in 1972 as a team of five colleagues with a desire to do something new. Together, they changed enterprise software and reinvented how business was done. Today, as a market leader in enterprise application software, we remain true to our roots. That’s why we engineer solutions to fuel innovation, foster equality and spread opportunity for our employees and customers across borders and cultures.

SAP values the entrepreneurial spirit, fostering creativity and building lasting relationships with our employees. We know that a diverse and inclusive workforce keeps us competitive and provides opportunities for all. We believe that together we can transform industries, grow economics, lift up societies and sustain our environment. Because it’s the best-run businesses that make the world run better and improve people’s lives.


The SAP HANA & Analytic Data Management & Platform Team has the mission to design, develop and market scalable, integrated and flexible data management solutions for modern Data Management, enabling customers to get business value out of distributed data assets stored across different silos and cloud storages. The portfolio includes SAP’s strong data management solutions: SAP Data Intelligence, SAP Smart Data Integration, SAP Data Services, SAP Information Steward, SAP LT Replication Server, and others. SAP Data Intelligence (formerly known as SAP Data Hub) is the SAP solution for data management, data orchestration and data governance. It plays a crucial role in the SAP and T&I strategy. With a clear focus on Cloud we provide SAP Data Intelligence as a full stack solution and as an embedded services version. The newly formed Core Data Platform organization is at the heart of our ambitions to make SAP Data Intelligence Cloud the one Cloud Data Management solution of SAP and is responsible for the core platform services. Our team has the mission to design and develop a massively scalable, multi-tenant aware and extremely fast data management system in the cloud which solves today’s data integration challenges. Central part of the system is a development environment and execution engine for data pipelines based on containers and Kubernetes. We are looking for a passionate senior / expert developer (f/m/d) to strengthen the pipeline engine team.


As a senior / expert developer (f/m/d), you will be responsible to design, code, test, and assure the quality of complex product features in the Core Data Platform. You will help building a generic and re-usable system that runs complex data processing and data integration pipelines on a Kubernetes-based platform. We expect you to drive development topics with a high level of quality, speed, reliability, and efficiency, cloud first. Because we build a sophisticated complex product, you will not only interact and collaborate with your direct team members, but also with stakeholders, other development teams, and functional areas in our organization. 

Your tasks will include developing new concepts in the following areas:

  • Data pipeline engine and low-code environments
  • Sub-engines, Operators and connectors for integration into SAP and non-SAP systems
  • Running distributed workloads on Docker and Kubernetes
  • Fault tolerance and resilience
  • Reliable exchange of messages in a distributed system
  • Structured metadata descriptions 


Required skills:

  • Very good university degree in computer science or related fields
  • Strong competencies in data structure, algorithms, and software design
  • Very good technical understanding of principles and paradigms of distributed systems
  • Solid programming skills in one or more of Go, Java,  C++, C#
  • Experience with state-of-the-art development tools – Git, Github, Jira
  • Ability to proactively work in an international team
  • Fluent in English and good German language skills (written and verbal)

 Preferred skills:

  • Profound programming skills in Go
  • Good understanding of cloud computing technologies as well as microservice architectures
  • Very good understanding of Kubernetes and container technologies
  • Professional experience on cloud providers such as AWS, Azure, GCP and SAP Cloud Platform


At least 5 years working experience in software development teams & projects as a software developer.


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A career at SAP can open many doors for you. If you’re searching for a company that’s dedicated to your ideas and individual growth, recognizes you for your unique contributions, fills you with a strong sense of purpose, and provides a fun, flexible and inclusive work environment – apply now.

To harness the power of innovation, SAP invests in the development of its diverse employees. We aspire to leverage the qualities and appreciate the unique competencies that each person brings to the company.

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Successful candidates might be required to undergo a background verification with an external vendor.


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