Senior UI Engineer in Palo Alto, CA

SAP America   •  

Palo Alto, CA 94301

Industry: Enterprise Technology

  •  

5 - 7 years

Posted 56 days ago

COMPANY DESCRIPTION

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.

Welcome to the Human Revolution! Join a company that can bootstrap your career, accelerate your development, and recognize and reward your contributions.

For every company, people are their most important asset. SAP SuccessFactors is the platform that empowers employees to perform at their best, and for the business to streamline the way they handle HR.

We're a multi-tenant SaaS offerings company, automating HR-centric processes—encompassing the entire lifecycle of employee and business partner engagement. We have: 7000+ customers, 100+ million users and peak daily transaction rates of 1 BILLION+ per day.

We are looking for talented people who share in our vision to deliver continuous innovation in cloud that makes our customers successful. Join our high-energy, high-output, creative colleagues who inspire and challenge each other toward excellence.

We have:

  • Best in the cloud space HCM application suited for Web and mobile devices
  • Frameworks and platform built with cutting edge technologies, which can be customized to customer's extreme needs
  • Flat hierarchy Agile SCRUM environment with development responsibilities that span across all layers of the application
  • Opportunities to explore different solution, show the hacker side of you and be part of social cause
  • A team of aces to work with.
  • Top benefits, tuition reimbursement, catered lunches, and an onsite gym!

As a UI Engineer your typical day might include:

  • Design, develop, test and deploy simple and complex features in SAP SuccessFactors Cloud HCM suite of products
  • Develop Web 2.0 interfaces utilizing XHTML, CSS, object-oriented JavaScript, and AJAX
  • Get hands on experience with emerging trends and technologies in the field of cloud development, including open source products and contribute to the on-going development of SuccessFactors suite of products
  • Troubleshoots issues within own area of expertise and supports others in resolving issues

You have achieved:

  • Minimum BS degree in computer science or related field
  • 6+ years of experience in Java and related technologies
  • 5 years of experience as a Software Engineer doing web application development (will accept MS + 3 in lieu of BS + 5)
  • 2 years experience leading software projects
  • Previous working experience or knowledge of Agile methodology

Necessary Skills and Attitudes:

  • Expert in developing object-oriented JavaScript components and frameworks
  • Experience using Web-based UI frameworks, such as jQuery, Angular, React, Vue, and OpenUI5.
  • Experience with W3C XHTML and CSS standards, and cross-browser compatibility issues
  • Experience in implementing Web-accessible applications (using guidelines from ADA Section 508 and WCAG)
  • Experience with supporting Right-to-Left languages
  • Experience working in an Agile SCRUM development environment
  • Experience with Unix, Windows, JVM, web servers, and application servers
  • Solid understanding of core Java concepts and principles
  • Solid understanding of Java EE web application technologies
  • Solid understanding of Internet protocols and practices
  • Solid understanding of SQL, data storage, and management systems
  • Working knowledge of OOA, OOD, and UML
  • Working knowledge of XML
  • Must be passionate about developing cool interfaces and self-starting.

Technologies/Tools/Architectures you could enjoy:

  • Cloud development, Microservices, Continuous Delivery, Spring Boot, Spring Reactor, Docker, Kubernetes, Swagger, Hadoop

SAP'S DIVERSITY COMMITMENT

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.

Valid Through: 2019-11-12