SAP (Senior) Security Developer for SAP HANA Cloud Platform Job in Walldorf/St. Leon-Rot, Germany

Requisition ID: 127483

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.


74% of the world’s transaction revenue touches an SAP system. Therefore customers moving their businesses to the Cloud count on SAP to secure their data.

The SAP HANA Cloud Platform allows customers to manage and develop applications in public and private clouds. As such it supports the growing interconnection of business processes, devices and machines through the Internet.

The applications developed and operated by customers, partners and SAP itself can leverage a variety of services ranging from the Cloud Foundry based core, over backing services up to integration services.

The services provided by the Platform Security department help operators as well as application developers to secure the platform. The topics we focus on are authentication and Single Sign-On, authorization management, cryptographic key management, digital signatures, secure communication, secure storage of data, virus scanner interfaces as well as security libraries for application developers.


  • We are searching for experienced developers who help us building services that essentially contribute to the overall security of the Hana Cloud Platform.

As a developer in our department you will

  • design and develop robust and secure platform services on top of the Cloud Foundry based technology layer

  • run and operate your code on the platform

  • contribute to Open Source projects and interact with the community

  • share your knowledge regularly with colleagues and customers

If you …

  • are enthusiastic about learning new technologies

  • are interested in information security topics

  • love to deeply analyze and understand software

  • have a goal-oriented and accurate style of working

  • maybe even have fun breaking the security of things

then you are a perfect fit and we are happy to receive your application.

Working with us you will be part of an agile Scrum team located in Walldorf. We emphasize teamwork and a trust-based work attitude. Collaboration with other teams in an international environment will be a regular part of your work.

Employing your programming skills, you will learn how to secure SAP’s major platforms running on cutting edge technology stacks. This way you will be able to continuously extend your knowledge.


A good university degree (bachelor, diploma, master, PhD) in computer science or related fields like software engineering, physics or mathematics. Similar qualifications are welcome as well.

Required skills (must have)

  • Expert knowledge in one or more of the following languages: Java, JavaScript, Ruby, Python, Go

  • Proficiency in the design and implementation of software

  • Fluent in German and English language - verbal and written

Preferred skills (good to have)

  • Development experience in open-source software projects

  • Operation of software components in the cloud in a DevOps mode

  • General knowledge or deep expertise in one or more of the information security domains (e.g. network security ) is an advantage

  • Experience in agile development practices (e.g. Scrum) is an advantage as well

  • Optional: Coaching agile teams (Scrum Master tasks)


  • More than 5 years of experience in professional software development processes and activities

  • More than 3 years of experience in developing with one of the programming languages mentioned above

  • Proven results & execution focus


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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