Java Applications Lead with DevOps & Cloud (No 3rd Parties or Agencies)

Information Technology Herndon, Virginia United States



The Customer Innovation and Maintenance (CIM) organization offers remote development service delivery to global SAP Cloud Solution customers. Our solutions allow our client customers to adapt existing SAP Cloud solutions to meet their business needs and we offer the creation of completely new cloud applications. With a proven remote delivery model, global coverage, and an experienced delivery team, we help customers increase the value of their cloud solution while lowering their Total Cost of Ownership (TCO). Our service portfolio starts with simple modifications and goes all the way to completely new customer business scenarios and standalone cloud applications.


In our efforts to meet the increasing business needs within our clients Cloud portfolio, we're is in search of a senior development lead. The development lead will be our "clients" CIM expert and go-to person for all CIM cloud questions. The development lead will support our clients team in design and development questions based on plans provided by the CIM team. The senior development lead will support the development of the functionality within an architecture that supports the product backlog and vision and scope for the solution.


The senior development lead will participate in the maintenance of CIM solutions based on SAP Successfactors LMS and SAP Business Technology Platform (BTP). The senior development lead might also work with the following applications and platforms: SAP IBP, Successfactors Employee Central, SAP Ariba, SAP Cloud Integration as well as completely new standalone applications on BTP.



The ideal candidate will have the ability to:

  • Liaison with the CIM architect team to understand requirements from customers or product management and map them to our clients technical architecture on the above-mentioned platforms.
  • Prepare and gain approvals from our clients Cloud Architecture Review Board and/or Security Review Board as necessary to move CIM solutions into the the clients Cloud portfolio.
  • Develop extensive knowledge of the technical toolset and methodologies for extension of our SuccessFactors and cloud applications as well as technologies for BTP based solutions
  • Become an expert in our clients cloud solutions, BTP, and SAP Cloud Development Studio as well as Cloud Application Programming (CAP)
  • Successfully manage multiple project streams at the same time
  • Work within an international and remote team
  • Collaborate with our clients Cloud teams to successfully deploy cloud extensions and cloud applications.
  • Participate actively in the testing and troubleshooting process together with the development and customer facing teams from an NS2 Cloud perspective.



  • At least 10 years of development/architecture experience and good understanding of the software development life cycle as well as knowledge of devOps processes
  • Extensive project experience in large development projects with a development timeframe of one year
  • At least 5 years of experience in secure development in Java or other modern programming language
  • The candidate must have experience with cloud platforms and in programming against API’s and webservices
  • Experience in, and good understanding of the end-to-end business processes of companies
  • Logging and monitoring services like Kibana, Splunk or Dynatrace
  • Continuous Integration and Continuous Deployment (CI/CD)
  • Relational databases and SQL (Hana database experience is desirable




  • Bachelor degree or above in Computer Science, Software Development or related field
  • Business processes, LMS, Successfactors and cloud platform training
  • JAVA or other modern programming language
• Fluent English