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Palo Alto CA Full Time Posted: Tuesday, 13 February 2018
Applicants must be eligible to work in the specified location

Requisition ID: 175532
Work Area: Software-Development Operations
Expected Travel: 0 - 10%
Career Status: Professional
Employment Type: Regular Full Time


As market leader in enterprise application software, SAP helps companies of all sizes and industries innovate through simplification. From the Back Office to the boardroom, warehouse to storefront, on premise to cloud, desktop to mobile device - SAP empowers people and organizations to work together more efficiently and use business insight more effectively to stay ahead of the competition. SAP applications and services enable customers to operate profitably, adapt continuously, and grow sustainably.

Role Description:

Work with leadership and other stake holders to help implement roadmap of distributed systems, messaging, persistence, search and Cloud platform services

Responsible for creating new security features for Cloud Platform to make Ariba Cloud more secure

Responsible for extending or enhancing the existing platform to make Ariba Cloud more robust and scalable

Responsible for creating independently qualified Platform components (eg libraries and services like queuing or configuration etc.) to create a highly dynamic and flexible Cloud platform

Foster a data-driven approach to decision making and trouble-shooting

Collaborate with other cloud and database technology teams at Ariba/SAP towards synergies on key technology, product, tools, initiatives and platforms

Basic Minimum Qualifications:

BS CS/EE or equivalent, MS/PhD a plus.

Must have 2+ years of experience as an engineer/architect in the computer software industry. Exceptional individual contributors with proven leadership ability may be considered

Strong track record of software development and individual technical accomplishments


Java, Web Services, Relational database (Oracle/Sybase), Distributed Computing, Cloud Computing, Scripting (Perl, Python, Shell)

Experience with Hadoop (MR, HDFS), Solr/Lucene, Apache Spark, Machine Learning, Vagrant and Docker is highly desired

Deep understanding of Agile/Scrum and ability to understand and deliver complex releases on time

Strong experience of designing complex system and designing new features on top of existing complex systems

System level integration experience is a strong plus


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.

SAP is committed to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity and to providing reasonable 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: (see below) or (see below), APJ: (see below), EMEA: C (see below) ). Requests for reasonable accommodation will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability:

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their age, race, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.

Additional Locations:

Palo Alto CA, United States of America
2/13/2018 6:52:30 PM

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