SAP (Junior) Developer Java and JavaScript (Node.js) in XS Technology Job in Walldorf/St. Leon-Rot, Germany

Requisition ID: 124049

Work Area: Software-Design and Development

Location: Walldorf/St. Leon-Rot

Expected Travel: 0 - 10%

Career Status: Graduate

Employment Type: Regular Full Time


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.


We look for new developers in the Technology Core Platform department, where we build SAP’s application servers and platforms. We design programming languages, build application server infrastructure, tools and IDEs for programming SAP’s next generation business applications in the cloud and on-premise. Our deliverables are used by more than 12 million people in 120 countries around the world.

XS Technology delivers the next generation application server infrastructure and application programming model for developing applications for SAP HANA on premise and SAP HANA Cloud Platform. For this purpose, the XS Technology team builds frameworks and tools to develop, manage and operate apps written in Java, Node.js and further languages. On top, we offer a rich set of services to these apps for convenient integration with the HANA data platform and with SAP UI5/Fiori (via OData).

You will join a team that works at the interface between HANA and the application services on top, contributing software to both sides. You have the chance to interact with customers and stakeholders to acquire early feedback on your deliverables and get the opportunity to enhance your software engineering skills and drive your personal development.


  • You will work in an innovative environment with highly motivated colleagues. Your responsibility will be covering all tasks within the entire software development cycle.

  • You work as a developer in an agile development team according to Scrum.

  • You take over responsibility for design, testing, implementation and maintenance.

  • You cooperate closely with other development teams.

  • You are proud of well-crafted, simple, robust, and widely used software.

  • You have an open and team-oriented mindset, you stay curious and never stop learning.


Required skills

  • Very good university degree (Bachelor/Diploma/Master/Doctor) in computer science, physics, mathematics, or related fields.

  • Strong JavaScript and Java programming skills and experience in software implementation.

  • Fluency in German and English both spoken and written.

  • Good communication skills.

  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills.

Preferred skills

  • Good knowledge in database management systems and SQL.

  • Operating system knowledge and familiarity with Linux and command line tools.

  • Experience with Test-Driven-Development, continuous integration, committer/contributor model and pair programming, ideally with knowledge in using Git.

  • Knowledge in compiler technology.

  • C programming skills.


  • 0-2 years. The position is suited for developers starting their professional career.


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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