SAP Senior MOBILE Developer Job in Palo Alto, California

Requisition ID: 116642

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.

Location: Palo Alto, CA - USA

Company Overview :

Ariba, an SAP company, is the world’s business commerce network. We help companies extend their business commerce processes into the Cloud, where they can use our Procurement solutions and the Ariba Network to find opportunities to cut costs, reduce risk, and grow revenue through better collaboration with trading partners. The Ariba Network is the world’s largest trading partner community with more than $600B of commerce flowing through and more than 1.7 million businesses in 190 countries around the world, with a new business joining Ariba Network every two minutes. Together with SAP, we are combining the best of both companies to fuel a whole new way of doing business in today's digital economy.

Curious? Take a peek into Ariba products:

Position Overview :

Be a part of a stellar team that will build the next generation business commerce applications. You will collaborate with designers, product managers, and other engineers to expand the Ariba Cloud to cover every corner of the globe.As an Ariba engineer you will be be empowered to build world-class products with following at your disposal:

· A technology stack that includes best of the available open source technologies

· Exposure to latest architectural styles like micro-services

· Best practices like agile methodologies, design thinking and continuous deployment that will allow you to innovate really fast

· Top of the line UX designers allowing you to create unparalleled user experience on Desktop or Mobile

More importantly you will work with a team of really talented and passionate individuals eager to transform business commerce.

As a Senior Mobile App Developer you will:

  • Acting as lead iOS and/ or Android developer.

  • Deliver across the entire app life cycle –concept, design, build, deploy, test, release to app stores and support

  • Working directly with developers and product managers to conceptualize, build, test and realize products

  • Gather requirements around functionality and translate those requirements into elegant functional solutions

  • Build prototypes at tech scoping stage of projects

  • Working along the web developers to create and maintain a robust framework to support the apps

  • Working with the front end developers to build the interface with focus on usability features

  • Create compelling device specific user interfaces and experiences

  • Standardizing the platform and in some cases apps to deliver across multiple brands with minimal duplication of effort

  • Optimizing performance for the apps

  • Keep up to date on the latest industry trends in the mobile technologies

  • Explain technologies and solutions to technical and non-technical stakeholders

Basic Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's in computer science or equivalent work experience

  • 6 to 8 years of development experience developing production grade software

  • Proven commercial software development experience – desktop and mobile

  • Published examples of mobile applications on the App store or the Android market

  • Excellent knowledge in information architecture, human computer interaction and usability design principles

  • Ability to multi task and good time management skills

  • Ability to work on their own and as a part of the team

Preferred Qualifications


  • Strong OO design and programming skills in Swift

  • Familiar with iOS SDK (UIKit, Cocoa Touch, Core Data, Core Location, etc)

  • Familiar with xcode Android:

  • Strong OO design and programming skills in Java (J2EE/ J2ME)

  • Familiar with the Android SDK Knowledge of SQLite, MySQL or similar database management system

  • Familiar with Eclipse / IntelliJ Common:

  • Experience building web and native apps

  • Experience integrating with RESTful API backends

  • Good understanding of OO programming and design patterns Good understanding of HTML5, JavaScript, jQuery, Ajax and database queries

  • Using version control (e.g. Git)

  • Excellent debugging and optimization skills


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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