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SAP | Palo Alto, CA
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Job Description

Requisition ID: 47891
Work Area: Software-Development Operations
Expected Travel: 0 - 10%
Career Status: Graduate
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.


Department:  Product Incubation
Location:  Palo Alto, CA
Reports To: Director, Product Development


Company Overview 
Ariba, an SAP Company makes business commerce as easy as consumer commerce. 
We help our customers find opportunities to cut costs, reduce risk, and grow revenue through better collaboration with trading partners.   We enable collaboration through the Ariba Network - a cloud-based community where you will find buying, selling, and managing cash to be as easy as using Amazon, eBay, and PayPal.  We also host other online communities where business commerce professionals network and share information and best practices, just like friends on Facebook. Ariba is a rapidly growing cloud company and a leader in the procurement space bringing millions of buyers and suppliers together.


Duties and Responsibilities
The product incubation team takes new product ideas from concept to reality with the goal of making them viable revenue generating business offerings. We are looking for an Associate Software Engineer who is passionate about building new web and mobile software products using cutting edge open source technologies. You can help build the next generation of the largest open business network that connects millions of business users around the world.
The ideal candidate --
-    Uses their strong object oriented design and development skills in addition to exceptional analytical skills in order to develop new Ariba products
-    Takes ownership of features from definition through delivery
-    Works on the entire stack - UI, middleware and backend.
-    Works closely with peers in a world-class product development organization to continually improve the quality and usability of components through an agile development process 
-    Optimizes performance and tunes system behavior to make our largest customers successful


Basic Minimum Qualifications
-    BS or MS in Computer Science or related field 
-    Proficient with OO programming and Java/J2EE
-    Strong verbal and written communication skills 
-    Independent, highly motivated and energetic


Preferred Qualifications
-    Quick learner with a passion for solving tough problems 
-    Strong object-oriented analysis and design skills
-    Strong knowledge of relational database, SQL 
-    Successful track record in writing high quality code 
-    Good knowledge of computer science fundamentals and algorithms
-    Familiarity with Java based frameworks - Hibernate/Spring
-    Familiarity with writing test cases using JUnit
-    Familiarity with Linux/Unix environment
-    Familiarity with AngularJS, Javascript, JQuery, Maven, Tomcat, Maven, Jenkins will be helpful but not essential





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 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 HR Direct (Americas: hrdirectamericas@sap.com, APJ: hrdirectapj@sap.com, EMEA: careers@sap.com). Requests for reasonable accommodation will be considered on a case-by-case basis.


EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability:


Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.


Additional Locations: No Selection

About SAP

Business Objects is the world's leading business intelligence (BI) software company, with more than 39,000 customers worldwide, including over 80 percent of the Fortune 500. Business Objects helps organizations of all sizes create a trusted foundation for decision making, gain better insight into their business, and optimize performance. The company's innovative business intelligence suite, BusinessObjects(TM) XI, offers the BI industry's most advanced and complete solution for performance management, planning, reporting, query and analysis, and enterprise information management. BusinessObjects XI includes the award-winning Crystal line of reporting and data visualization software. Business Objects has also built the industry's strongest and most diverse partner community, and offers consulting and education services to help customers effectively deploy their business intelligence projects. Business Objects has dual headquarters in San Jose, Calif., and Paris, France. The company's stock is traded on both the Nasdaq (BOBJ) and Euronext Paris (ISIN: FR0004026250 - BOB) stock exchanges.