SAP Developer Job in Palo Alto, California

Requisition ID: 128724

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.


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.


The SAP Connected Health business unit aims to form a broad ecosystem of healthcare partners (from payers to providers to researchers) that will accelerate the development and delivery of innovative patient-centered solutions. We bring together an ecosystem of partners, including developers, researchers and healthcare organizations to accelerate the development of patient-centered solutions. Creating a truly connected global ecosystem can increase the rate of innovation in healthcare services and improve patient outcomes while reducing costs and accelerating the time to bring innovative solutions to market. Our approach is to incubate new applications through customer co-innovation projects and assuming end-to-end responsibility for the resulting products.

You will be part of a team being established to develop innovative solutions that will simplify the work of healthcare professionals and make clinical processes radically more efficient. Our current and planned projects in this area include clinical data warehouse and analytics solutions, clinical decision support, electronic data capture, and tumor board reviews.
Our goal is to build innovative cloud-native healthcare applications and core services.
You will work on projects in different stages, from research projects with academic partners, to internal prototypes and market-ready software products. This is an ideal role for a very focused and ambitious individual who is able to work in a highly demanding environment.
The location for this position is the SAP campus in Silicon Valley/Palo Alto.


Our teams are working in a DevOps mode and thus are fully responsible for developing, testing, maintaining, scaling and operating their solutions. In this role, you will work on various development projects in the healthcare area. Based on your experience in developing across the full stack, you will design and implement features for complex applications from end to end in a self-reliant fashion. You will also contribute to the overall architecture of on-demand solutions (micro-services) and help analyze requirements on the projects that you work on. Co-Innovation and user-centered design are among the core development principles in our team, so you will work with expert designers to provide a great user experience and interact directly with key users of leading customers and other stakeholders to iterate on your solutions.


Required skills

  • University degree in computer science, mathematics, engineering or a related field

  • Excellent software engineering and architecture skills

  • Excellent programming skills in JavaScript and at least one other programming language

  • Working knowledge of writing and optimizing SQL & stored procedures

  • Working knowledge of agile software engineering principles

  • Strong analytical skills

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

Preferred skills

  • Background in healthcare IT / medical devices / bioinformatics is beneficial

  • Strong ability to work in close collaboration with product management, designers and directly with customers

  • Working experience in NodeJS, SAP HANA, SAPUI5 or any other web UI framework

  • Experience with Amazon Web Services, Docker, Kubernetes, Consul and Ansible

  • Experience with continuous deployment methodologies and technologies


We are looking for an outstanding team player with strong analytical skills.
Graduates are also welcome to apply.


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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