SAP (Junior) Developer: Drive the future of Application Intelligence in HANA Cloud Platform Job in Karlsruhe, Germany

Requisition ID: 133404

Work Area: Software-Design and Development

Location: Karlsruhe

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.

HANA CLOUD PLATFORM – the future of the cloud

HANA Cloud Platform is our Platform-as-a-Service offering allowing to manage and develop data-intensive cloud applications. As such it supports the flexible interconnection of business processes, devices and machines as micro-services being a significant growth opportunity for SAP as market leader of enterprise software.

„Just try it out: “


While the paradigms of cloud and micro-services offer unprecedented flexibility they also introduce new challenges, in particular in analyzing and ensuring the robustness, performance and well-behavior of your cloud-based, possibly highly distributed solutions.

Within our development team we research, develop, and operate services to observe and analyze application qualities along multiple dimensions, including performance, availability, and robustness. Being a core feature of the platform, our solutions have to meet highest cloud quality standards by themselves, process huge amounts of data and derive intelligent insights from them.


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

Specifically you will:

  • Develop robust and understandable software

  • Evolve and operate the software along the DevOps principle

  • Review, integrate, extend open-source technologies

  • Work in an agile team to which you contribute as active team player and proactive networker


Required skills:

  • In the first place? An open mind!

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

  • Proficiency in state of the art programming languages and concepts.

  • Confidence working within Unix / Linux environments and scripting.

  • Goal-oriented team worker with the curiosity and willingness to understand and apply new technologies, concepts, and tools.

  • Fluency in German and English.

Preferred skills:

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

  • Experience with distributed systems and concepts of resilience

  • Experiences with a cloud infrastructure and services therein, e.g. Cloud Foundry, Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure or Google Cloud Platform

  • Knowledge of open-source products & processes. Own prior contributions are a plus.

  • Experience with modern software engineering methodologies, e.g. test-driven-development, continuous integration, Git and/or Jenkins


  • Graduates are welcome


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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