SAP Backend Developer for the SAP Labs fXperience Development Unit Job in Brno, Czech Republic

Requisition ID: 127679

Work Area: Software-Design and Development

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.


The LoB Finance team combines software engineering excellence, thought leadership, and entrepreneurial spirit in order to deliver breakthrough innovations in financial and real estate solutions for SAP customers across various industries and financial areas. The development approach for such innovations is user-centric, applying different methods such as Design Thinking and Agile Development within short project cycles. Throughout the innovation process, we collaborate closely with customers, partners, and other SAP units.

SAP group is currently founding a new development unit with a global setup that will focus on development of front-end apps, leveraging latest technologies and latest SAP backend logic of the S/4HANA Finance and other ecosystems. The unit will be at the very forefront of development activities of the LoB Finance and the overall SAP P&I Development organization – leveraging latest technologies, with highest visibility and impact.

As part of the team, you will be working in a dynamic and diverse environment that values involvement in the entire product development cycle, from first customer interaction to conception, coding, design, testing, and delivery to the customer. You will be working on new applications with the goal of delivering state-of-the-art user experience. In Brno we will establish a unit that will concentrate on innovative frontend applications for Financials, giving you a jumpstart into SAP’s latest and strategic technology platform.

We are looking for different levels of seniority: Associate Backend Developers (Graduates welcome), Backend Developers and Senior Backend Developers.


  • Experience with backend software development in a highly self-motivated, agile and reliable manner is a plus.

  • Build up and expand business knowledge within and beyond Financial and Management Accounting.

  • Desire to design, develop, test and deploy leading edge financial business applications.

  • Desire to acquire quickly and maintain up-to-date knowledge of relevant technologies and frameworks, e.g. UI5, Fiori, HANA platform.

  • Write automated tests for quality assurance.

  • Be open and motivated for different working models such as Scrum and Agile Development and Design Thinking

  • Enthusiastic to work in a dynamic and challenging working environment with changing requirements and constantly changing technologies.

  • Administration of continuous delivery pipeline and productive cloud infrastructure

  • Collaborate closely with other development teams, product architects, frontend developers, QA experts and domain experts. WORK EXPERIENCE: Recent graduates with a passion for software engineering are very welcome to apply. Please attach a list of projects you have been working on including your role, used technologies and applied development processes. TO BE SUCCESSFUL

  • You need to have a university degree in computer science, mathematics, engineering or related field

  • Excellent development skills in one or more programming languages, Experience with Java development for business and transaction logic (J2EE etc.) would be a plus

  • Basic SAP HANA knowledge would be a plus

  • SAP HANA and ABAP programming skills welcome

  • Sound knowledge of SAP ERP applications, preferably in the area of SAP ERP Financials or in planning technology

  • Basic knowledge of SAP Applications in Financials

  • Passion for agile software engineering (Scrum, XP, TDD etc.)

  • Project experience with automated testing

  • Understanding of Cloud and Cloud technologies

  • Understanding of software architecture & design principles

  • Clear understanding of theoretical computer science concepts

  • Excellent English language skills - written and verbal TO TASTE WHAT WE OFFER

  • You will be a part of a completely new team, help shape a new team culture and build expertise

  • You will be collaborating with best in class experts from around the world

  • We encourage innovation, so not only that your opinion is heard at SAP, but you have a chance to drive change and ideate new products or improvements

  • We offer a private life insurance as well as a supplementary pension insurance

  • You can participate in a new “Own SAP” shareholding program

  • You also get support for further education

  • We also have flexible working hours culture and support home–office policy when possible

  • We also offer meal tickets as well as sodexo benefits for sports and free-time activities


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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