SAP (Senior) Quality Specialist for the SAP HANA Vora Team Job in Walldorf/St. Leon-Rot, Germany

Requisition ID: 126958

Work Area: Software-Design and Development

Location: Walldorf/St. Leon-Rot

Expected Travel: 0 - 10%

Career Status: Professional

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.


Our team has the mission to design and develop a massively scalable, multi-tenant aware and extremely fast data management engine (SAP HANA Vora) that will be a substantial part of the SAP Big Data Hub. In this process we make use of the Hadoop eco system and explore far-reaching integration possibilities into HDFS, Spark and other components.

We are looking for people to build up a quality assurance team for the SAP HANA Vora in Germany.


As a member of the SAP HANA Vora team, you will be dealing with critical situations in which you do the technical analysis, handle the communication with the customer and the SAP internal communication, and provide the solution to the customer. During your analysis you will work closely together with the developers and acquire deep technical knowledge of the different components. Your daily work will require the ability to adapt very fast to changing situations and to prioritize quickly.

You will need to:

  • Debug complex database engine and SAP HANA Vora platform problems of customers and SAP internal stakeholders

  • Close cooperation with development: Align customer requirements with our development team

  • Provide reproducible scenarios of customer issues to developers

  • Analyze performance and scalability of the SAP HANA Vora

  • Communicate issues with front office support or customer

  • Provide feedback to and work hand-in-hand with development to continuously improve supportability features and the documentation


Required skills:

  • Master’s or Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related fields

  • Good knowledge of database architectures and ideally Hadoop

  • Proficient in Linux system administration

  • Familiar with debugging and analyzing complex problems

  • Fluent in at least 2 of these languages: Java, C , Python, Ruby, Bash Scripting, SQL

  • You are happy working in a collaborative team environment and have a strong customer service mindset

  • Fluent English both spoken and written

Preferred skills:

  • You have experience with Performance analysis and optimization

  • Knowledge of the Networking and Object Oriented Design skills

  • Experience in system architecture, distributed systems, cloud infrastructure, and large-scale engineering challenges

  • You are familiar with debugging and analyzing complex problems


Graduates welcome!


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