SAP SAP ASE Senior or Expert f/m in the Hana Cloud Platform Persistence Team Job in Walldorf/St. Leon-Rot, Germany

Requisition ID: 122083

Work Area: Software-Development Operations

Location: Walldorf/St. Leon-Rot

Expected Travel: 0 - 10%

Career Status: Professional

Employment Type: Regular Full Time

Career Level: T3

Grade Level: 1

Hiring Manager: Jutta Bindewald

Recruiter: Dominika Grabowska


As you know, 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 Simple.

We empower 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. Here, you 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’re able to build 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. #saphcpcareers


More than ever, developers need the right platform to quickly extend, build and run cloud business applications. SAP HANA Cloud Platform (HCP) is the Platform-as-a-Service built to meet the exacting needs of modern developers. With comprehensive services and capabilities, the world's best developers depend on HANA Cloud Platform to build better apps in less time.

As a member of our HCP Persistence & Performance team, you will accompany the complete database lifecyle (provisioning, database administration, backup and recovery handling, high availability and disaster recovery, testing new database versions, ….) thus giving application developers the chance to concentrate on their core business without worrying about the underlying database.

To handle the huge amount of databases used in HCP, the level of automation needs to be increased as much as possible. Additionally, the available tools for monitoring and error analysis need to be refined.

If you are interested in Cloud Development, Database technology and Open Source you will find a highly innovative and professional environment for your learning and growth.

As we are not only designing and developing our services but also run them, you should be open for the mindset of DevOps.

You will be working in a Team located in Walldorf, collaboration with other teams in an international environment will be a regular part of your work.

Within our team, we practice a trust-based working model.


As an expert for SAP ASE databases in the Hana Cloud Platform Persistence team, you should ideally

  • have several years of experience with SAP ASE databases

  • have knowledge about ASE replication server

  • be familiar with ASE high availability setup

  • have knowledge in scripting languages (Java Script, Ruby, chef recipes,…)

  • endorse open source activities

  • be open for changes

  • understand our stakeholders’ demands and translate them into technology

  • have a strong customer focus

  • have the ability to work in a team of experienced colleagues

We are looking for a strong, committed, self-motivated, reliable team player and proactive networker.


Bachelor or master degree in computer science, natural science or a related discipline.

Required skills (must have)

  • SAP ASE knowledge, expertise in other databases would be beneficial

  • Strong analytical and communication skills.

  • Fluent in German and English speaking and writing.

  • Java persistence.


Preferred skills (good to have)

  • Knowledge in programming languages like Java/Java Script/Ruby…

  • Experience with software engineering methodologies like test-driven development, continuous integration, Git, GitHub or Jenkins


  • Professional software development experience of 3 years…


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