SAP - Senior Developer

SAP started in 1972 as a team of five colleagues with a desire to do something new. Together, they changed enterprise software and reinvented how business was done. Today, as a market leader in enterprise application software, we remain true to our roots. That’s why we engineer solutions to fuel innovation, foster equality and spread opportunity for our employees and customers across borders and cultures.

SAP values the entrepreneurial spirit, fostering creativity and building lasting relationships with our employees. We know that a diverse and inclusive workforce keeps us competitive and provides opportunities for all. We believe that together we can transform industries, grow economics, lift up societies and sustain our environment. Because it’s the best-run businesses that make the world run better and improve people’s lives.


Technology & Innovation (T&I) is responsible for SAP’s overall platform and technology development such as SAP Cloud Platform and SAP HANA. In addition, T&I drives the incubation and adoption of intelligent technologies like Analytics, SAP Leonardo Machine Learning and IoT across SAP’s product portfolio. The T&I board area is also in charge of SAP’s global innovation agenda and builds new business model- and market driven innovations to help customers realize the most business value.

SAP Leonardo Machine Learning is part of SAP’s intelligent technologies portfolio and one of the key drivers of the Intelligent Enterprise. It is our mission to infuse all enterprise applications with machine learning and to empower our customers to make the most of their business data. Our team is located in Germany, France, Singapore, India, and the US and exemplifies a start-up like, innovative work environment.

As a Senior Developer for SAP Data Intelligence, you will have the unique opportunity to be part of the machine learning platform team in Berlin. This very dynamic, fun and start-up type of environment provides a huge potential to learn and work on emerging technologies such as Machine Learning, AI, Cloud and Big Data. You will be working together with experienced software engineers and machine learning experts to deliver state-of-the-art intelligent services in our cloud ecosystem.


It is expected that you take full technical ownership for the deliverables of the team, including responsibility for technical and architectural aspects.

Your tasks would include:

  • Build platform services and tools to support efficient training of machine learning models

  • Create excellence in system scalability and efficiency through continuous evaluation, analysis, and refinement of the system implementation

  • Work in a diverse team applying Scrum and Agile development

  • Use, extend and implement scalable and fault-tolerant cloud-native systems

  • Writing micro-services for orchestrating for machine learning workloads leveraging container and Kubernetes technologies

  • Benchmarking and fine-tuning infrastructure utilization

  • Integrate your services in the enterprise systems

  • Automating the continuous delivery of our large-scale micro-service software

  • Contributing to the Site Reliability Engineering processes.



  • Master’s degree in computer science, engineering or equivalent education

  • Proficiency in one or more of Python, Go, Java, C++ or bash

  • Experience with cloud-based development using Kubernetes, Docker, or other container/PaaS environments

  • Experience with automating infrastructure (AWS, GCP, Azure or OpenStack)

  • Experience in REST API implementation, micro-service architectures, and container patterns

  • Practice of Agile/Scrum and Test-Driven Development (TDD)

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills; a team player

  • Excellent English language skills and basic German language skills


  • Understanding how to build distributed systems

  • Understanding of securing micro-services

  • Experience with TensorFlow, scikit-learn, PyTorch


At least 6 years in related field.


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