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Date: Jan 9, 2018

Location: Walldorf/St. Leon-Rot, BW, DE, 68789

Company: SAP


The SAP HANA QA Infrastructure team develops and operates the infrastructure for the SAP HANA Database developers. For us this means, we strive for

  • 100% automation instead of manual processes
  • self-healing systems instead of fixing bugs all the time
  • continuous improvement of the whole system rather than local optimizations

We like to work with the latest open-source tools and state-of-the-art development methods. We grow with the technical challenges, that we experience on our large-scale infrastructure with several thousand servers. As a team, we work together by doing honest code reviews, testing each other’s features and designing together the next level of our infrastructure components.



As an infrastructure expert in the SAP HANA Database team you will be working with a group of exceptionally talented and motivated colleagues.

You will need to:

  • Design, develop and improve the HANA build- & test infrastructure
  • Continuously improve the quality of our software
  • Analyze & sustainably address issues in all layers of our infrastructure
  • Work on the future architecture of the overall infrastructure
  • Drive automation at every level of our development process


We require that you meet the core competencies and skills listed below.

  • Very good knowledge of software architecture
  • Very good Python and Shell-Scripting skills
  • Expert level Linux/Unix knowledge
  • Very good understanding of network & storage systems
  • Knowledge of data base architectures
  • Ability to work well in close teamwork in a distributed team across international locations
  • Strong problem solving skills
  • Experience with virtualization technologies, e.g. KVM, Xen, and VMWare
  • German and English both spoken and written

A plus will be

  • C++ knowledgeCluster file systems (GPFS, OCFS)
  • Container technology knowledge


We seek an expert / architect with more than 5 years of professional experience.


SAP’s vision is to help the world run better and improve people’s lives.

As the cloud company powered by SAP HANA®, SAP is a market leader in enterprise application software, helping companies of all sizes and industries run better. SAP empowers people and organizations to work together more efficiently and use business insight more effectively. SAP applications and services enable our customers to operate profitably, adapt continuously, and grow sustainably.

At SAP, we believe in the power of collaboration and empower our employees to perform at their best in an environment that encourages free and open expression of ideas. You’ll work alongside creative thinkers who share your interests, while turning big ideas into reality for our customers. With innovative job training, mentors to help you grow, and the flexibility to balance your work and personal life, you’ll be able to get more out of your career. It’s no wonder that some of the sharpest minds from around the world are working for a company that is consistently recognized as a global top employer.

Now it’s your turn to take the next step and help make the world Run Simple.



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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Requisition ID: 157270  Work Area: Software-Design and Development  Location: Walldorf/St. Leon-Rot  Expected Travel: 0 - 10%   Career Status: Professional 
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