Lead Backend Engineer (m/f/d) – SAP Signavio – Business Modeling & Workflow Group

Published December 10, 2023
Location West Jordan, UT
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  


Lead Backend Engineer (m/f/d) - SAP Signavio - Business Modeling & Workflow Group

Our company culture is focused on helping our employees enable innovation by building breakthroughs together. How? We focus every day on building the foundation for tomorrow and creating a workplace that embraces differences, values flexibility, and is aligned to our purpose-driven and future-focused work. We offer a highly collaborative, caring team environment with a strong focus on learning and development, recognition for your individual contributions, and a variety of benefit options for you to choose from. Apply now!

Summary & Role Information
In this role you will be working in a cross-functional team who values trust, respect and  diversity.  Being part of a motivated team with flat hierarchies you know the importance of  communication and feedback. You are appreciated for your engagement, your constructive  input and your relentless drive to improve yourself, the product and the company.
We are looking for people who share our passion for creating products that people love to  use. To thrive in this role you are someone who appreciates close collaboration, open  communication, and feedback.

The goal is to support the GovernanceTeam in technical improvements and compliance.

• Make correct technology choices for components needed as part of a larger architecture, including making build vs buy choices for specific components, and choosing frameworks
• Contribute to the technical strategy for the team to broader initiatives across all SAP Signavio teams  developers
• Provide support and consult as needed to other developers within the development  team encouraging good practice agile development techniques
• Gain a good understanding of each user story and the expected outcome, asking for  further detail from the Product Owner as required
• Influence and make product decisions/scope and determine the right technical tradeoffs to deliver customer value quickly
• Proactively identify new opportunities and advocate for and implement improvements to the current state of products
• Make informed decisions by consulting the right stakeholders and balancing details with the big picture
• Able to create coherent designs with multiple components interacting across API or system boundaries; bugs do not creep in at the boundaries between components due to mismatches in expectations of what is technically feasible

• Contribute towards ownership of the team’s delivery and provide regular updates on progress against commitment, and any impediments blocking development
• Work collaboratively with the Product Owner and Tech Lead to reach agreement on  the technical commitments and actively participate in the definition of what the product do (KPIs, understanding value chain)
• Embrace and share the learnings from project failures
• Work existing applications as well as the inception of new microservices
• Collaborate and work on solving challenging technical and business problems
• Follow Agile principles and values

• Passionate about crafting clean and well tested code
• Experience working in cross-functional teams relying on Agile methodologies
• Enjoy pair programming or are keen on trying it out

• In-depth knowledge of Object-oriented programming in general and a language such as Java
• It would be a bonus if you have experience with other programming paradigms such as functional programming or reactive programming
• Demonstrated experience on safely and efficiently refactor larger pieces of code
• Hands-on experience with NoSQL databases is a plus. It would be even better if you have experience in MongoDB
• Experience working with Docker, Kubernetes, AWS, and related cloud technologies is a plus
• Strong team player & communicator

About the Team

Building on SAP's intelligent enterprise strategy, it is the mission of SAP Signavio to assist our customers in navigating through their digital transformation and help them understand and improve their business processes in a data-driven way. Together, with the acquisition of Signavio, a recognized and strong market leader in the process excellence and intelligence area, we are creating a comprehensive, end-to-end Business Process Intelligence offering for our customers! Our purpose is to help our customers innovate in an ever-changing world!

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We build breakthroughs together

SAP innovations help more than 400,000 customers worldwide work together more efficiently and use business insight more effectively. Originally known for leadership in enterprise resource planning (ERP) software, SAP has evolved to become a market leader in end-to-end business application software and related services for database, analytics, intelligent technologies, and experience management. As a cloud company with 200 million users and more than 100,000 employees worldwide, we are purpose-driven and future-focused, with a highly collaborative team ethic and commitment to personal development. Whether connecting global industries, people, or platforms, we help ensure every challenge gets the solution it deserves. At SAP, we build breakthroughs, together.

We win with inclusion

SAP’s culture of inclusion, focus on health and well-being, and flexible working models help ensure that everyone – regardless of background – feels included and can run at their best. At SAP, we believe we are made stronger by the unique capabilities and qualities that each person brings to our company, and we invest in our employees to inspire confidence and help everyone realize their full potential. We ultimately believe in unleashing all talent and creating a better and more equitable world.
SAP is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to the values of Equal Employment Opportunity and provide accessibility accommodations to applicants with physical 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 send an e-mail with your request to Recruiting Operations Team: [Click Here to Email Your Resumé].
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Requisition ID: 378816 | Work Area: Software-Design and Development | Expected Travel: 0 - 10% | Career Status: Professional | Employment Type: Regular Full Time | Additional Locations: Virtual - Germany #LI-Hybrid

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Work Area Software-Design and Development

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