SAP System Admin Engineer Job in Nanjing, China

Requisition ID: 121091

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.

Do you demand the best from your professional career? Are you inspired by excellence? At SAP, you will have the power to make a real impact. As the global market leader for business software, SAP helps companies and organizations in more than 25 industries to run better.


The Innovation Center Nanjing is a key location of SAP in China, with the following mission

  • Deliver the technology proven solutions to support Strategies & Business Innovations which are not in the scope of SAP today’s existing solution portfolio and development capacity

  • Catalyze and accelerate innovation throughout SAP by bringing together cutting edge research and practical experience to create solutions for the Chinese market.

  • Drive collaboration between SAP, government, Chinese customers, partners in academia and business, and up-and-coming talents to transform innovative concepts and strategy into success.


  • Install and maintain a diverse set of servers running SLES, Windows for whole department;

  • Install, configure and maintain of SAP HANA platform;

  • Manage a VMware virtualization infrastructure;

  • Control system resources usage, perform troubleshooting and diagnostics activities;

  • Develop and implement database backup and recovery solutions;

  • Develop and maintain Python and Shell scripts to enhance deployment and monitoring framework;

  • Join development team and help to complete development tasks in project;


Education and competencies

  • Bachelor degree or higher on computer science or related;

  • Good English communication skills (both written and verbal);

  • Basic understanding of the software development life cycle and AGILE methodology;

  • Serious working attitude with strong self-motivation;

  • Fast learner with analytic thinking and problem solving capabilities;

  • Team worker;

  • Curious about new technologies and tools;

Required skills

  • Experience on development landscape Administration/Operations;

  • Knowledge of Linux system operations;

Preferred skills

  • Advanced software development in bash script;

  • Be skilled with at least one development language, like JavaScript, Java, python;

  • Experience on SAP HANA Administration/Operations;

  • Background in HTML5 development;

  • Basic knowledge of version control systems like Git, Gerrit, GitHub;


  • At least 1 year working experiences in related area.


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: or , APJ: , EMEA: ). Requests for reasonable accommodation will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

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