SAP Shape the future of SAP HANA Cloud Platform leveraging Cloud Foundry as a (Senior) Developer Job in Walldorf/St. Leon-Rot, Germany

Requisition ID: 111855

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.


The HANA Cloud Platform is a PaaS offering allowing 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, and is a significant growth opportunity for SAP as market leader of enterprise software. 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.


As a (senior) developer and member of our SAP HANA Cloud Platform organization you will develop and operate the service offerings on Cloud Foundry. Exposure to newest technologies and open-source projects will be your daily life.

Specifically you will:

  • Bring in your existing cloud expertise with both development and operational topics by guiding and mentoring others.

  • Review, integrate, extend, develop and operate various cloud services including Cloud Foundry itself.

  • Work in an agile team applying Scrum, agile development practices and DevOps, thus contributing to team goals, requiring the flexibility and the ability to work on different topics.

  • We are looking for a strong, committed, self-motivated, reliable and analytically skilled team player and proactive networker who leads by example and knowledge.


Required skills

  • A good bachelor or master degree in computer science, natural science or a related technical discipline.

  • Proficiency in state of the art programming languages and concepts and willingness to share and grow this knowledge.

  • Proficiency working with Unix / Linux environments.

  • Knowledge of or ideally concrete experience in contributing to open-source products & processes with the will to adopt, use and contribute to them rather than to reinvent solutions.

  • Expertise and readiness to analyze issues on multiple layers ranging from applications, services to operating system level in the code and at runtime.

  • Curiosity and track record to understand and learn new technologies, concepts and tools.

  • Goal-oriented team worker with excellent communication skills embracing agile programming practices.

  • Fluency in German and English.

Preferred skills

  • Excellent knowledge in multiple modern programming languages, e.g. Go, Ruby, Python, Java, JavaScript or the like.

  • Strongly convinced of and extended experience with Test-Driven-Development, continuous integration & delivery, committer/contributor model and pair programming, knowledge in using Git

  • Working experience with distributed systems

  • Several years of experience in using, operating and developing on top of cloud infrastructures and services therein, e.g. with Cloud Foundry, OpenStack, Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure or Google Cloud Platform


  • More than 2 year experience in cloud development and cloud operation topics

  • Working experience in international projects

  • Proven experience in guiding and mentoring developers



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, sensory 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 contact us at EMEA: 49 6227 7 48599 and , Americas: , APJ: . Requests for reasonable accommodation will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

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