Posted: Thursday, February 8, 2018 11:17 PM
Work Area: Software:Design and Development
Expected Travel: 0 : 10
Career Status: Professional
Employment Type: Regular Full Time
As market leader in enterprise application software, SAP helps companies of all sizes and industries innovate through simplification. From the back office to the boardroom, warehouse to storefront, on premise to cloud, desktop to mobile device : SAP empowers people and organizations to work together more efficiently and use business insight more effectively to stay ahead of the competition. SAP applications and services enable customers to operate profitably, adapt continuously, and grow sustainably.
Senior DevOps Engineer : SAP.iO
At SAP.iO, we strive to build insanely great products by building insanely great teams.
We're looking for a passionate DevOps Engineer to help the startup teams in our incubator build awesome products.
Youll work on the core team and provide mentoring and guidance, as well as rolling up your sleeves and getting your hands dirty.
The focus is creating MVPs and rapidly iterating towards product:market fit, and then preparing for scale.
You should be obsessed with building a secure foundation and keeping the lights on.
SAP.iO is a unit within SAP, charged with creating the next organic growth engines for SAP as
With more than EUR20 billion in annual sales, SAP manages an enormous diversity of
businesses. However, moving the needle inside of SAP's dominant enterprise business
requires adding more than incremental innovation : it requires the development of massively
The task of SAP.iO is to create those businesses, using SAP's unique position and
differentiated data sources to transform industries ranging from people management to
The SAP.iO incubation process is modeled after a venture:capital approach to building
startups. Startups built within SAP.iO incubation operate differently to traditional corporate
business units in three distinct ways:
1. General Managers are entrusted with end:to:end responsibilities for their projects :
building cross functional teams to tackle business problems;
2. Teams manage cash : budgeting is not on an annual basis but provided to prove
business value over multi:year horizons;
3. Boards are created to provide oversight and guidance on a regular basis : providing
senior sponsorship and involvement throughout the lifecycle of a project.
Startups that receive funding through SAP.iO incubation must be big enough to move the
needle at SAP, attack new market opportunities for the company, and be able to be tested
through rapid iteration and constant customer feedback.
We are looking for an experienced DevOps engineer looking for an exciting opportunity to
manage the development and release of several products. This role will be a member of our
centralized incubation team working across our portfolio. That said, if a particular business is
of interest, there are opportunities to join individual startups as they grow.
: Set up and/or improve CI/CD pipelines for incubations in SAP.iO
: Automate monitoring and alerting solutions to detect any unplanned downtime
: Configure security, both network and application/software component
: (Re)architect applications for scale (implement failover/high availability)
: Advise and mentor teams as they build out their own DevOps capabilities
: Expertise in AWS. Knowledge of Azure, Google Cloud Platform a plus.
: Expertise in running, tuning, and securing a wide variety of common open source
o SQL and NoSQL databases like Postgres, Couch, Mongo, etc.
o Web servers like Nginx
: Willingness to learn new technologies as they arise; each incubation has different
: Knowledge of best practices in IT opera
• Location: San Francisco
• Post ID: 95767807 sf