SAP (Senior) Middleware and Infrastructure Software Engineer Job in Palo Alto, California

Requisition ID: 115393

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.

Purpose and Objectives

The SAP HANA in-memory database is the basis for new, ground-breaking applications and is widely agreed to be a highly valuable asset in the SAP software portfolio.

We are aspiring to provide SAP HANA as a ubiquitous, easy to use service in the cloud to enable the next generation of applications to tap into the flexible capabilities of the SAP HANA database platform.

We are looking for highly motivated engineers to join our team and bring in fresh ideas and passion to help us to take the next big step in the evolution of the SAP HANA database.

Your Role

As a member of our team we will count on you to:

  • Write meticulous code in a highly dynamic startup environment

  • Apply your curiosity and experience to solve complex problems in various cloud technologies

  • Contribute innovative ideas to shape the product architecture

  • Be comfortable working in a DevOps culture

  • Never stop learning

Basic Qualifications

  • At Minimum 5-7 years of software development experience developing middleware.

  • Familiarity with Server Side development with Continuous Integration, Continuous Delivery.

  • Familiarity with standard build and release processes.

  • Ability to develop high performance code, writing unit tests, system tests.

  • Experience in Linux environment is necessary.

  • Deep understanding on Instrumentation, logging, Audits, Management plane is required.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Writing shell scripts, Python and other scripting environment is preferable.

  • Ability to integrate with Public Clouds, OpenStack, and Containers is highly desired.

  • Working with standards operations practices and network architecture is desired.


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.

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.

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