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SAP Fieldglass - Senior Database Architect Job

Naperville, IL 60540

Requisition ID: 232305
Work Area: Software-Development Operations
Expected Travel: 0 - 10%
Career Status: Professional
Employment Type: Regular Full Time


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. Thats 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 its the best-run businesses that make the world run better and improve peoples lives.


Who We Are

Your career at SAP Fieldglass is what you make of it. You can forge your own path, switch business units or solve a problem that no one has before. With office spaces in Chicago, London and Brisbane, as well as an employee presence on 6 continents, we are a diverse global company with a family feel. Inspired by change and by each other, we take pride in our innovative culture that created and continues to shape our market-leading, best-in-class solution. At SAP Fieldglass we dont follow trends, we set them!

  • Best of both worlds: start-up culture with the backing and benefits of SAP
  • Focused on continuous growth and improvement
  • Promote healthy work / life balance
  • Committed to our communities and the environment


What We Do

Businesses are racing to be more competitive in an environment where workforce is pivotal. Companies need the right talent at the right price at the right time. SAP Fieldglass accelerates the engagement of talent and provides total workforce visibility to maximize cost savings and improve worker quality. Our cloud-based, open platform has been deployed in more than 140 countries and helps companies transform how work gets done.

  • Forrester Research, Inc, positions SAP Fieldglass as a leader among services procurement providers
  • KellyOCG® Supplier Excellence Award Winner


Senior Database Architect/Administrator

As a Senior Database Architect, you will support our current SAAS SQL server cloud application as we transition to new technologies and platforms. You will have opportunity to play a key role in our cloud expansion and deployment. The current/future technologies include, on-prem/cloud with SQL Server, SAP HANA, Kubernetes, Containers, Helm, Redis, Kafka, Istio and Java.


This is an on-site position in our Naperville office.


What You Will Deliver

  • Serve as the technical expert responsible for the architecture, design and implementation of database solutions.
  • Provide complete and accurate information/data delivery using maintainable, systematic, and automated procedures.
  • Optimize database performance, evaluates and makes recommendations regarding code design, application integration, and physical design.
  • Research, design and develop solutions for on-prem/cloud hyper-scalers using Kubernetes, Containers, Helm, etc.
  • Actively participate in DevOps, Scrum activities and CICD process.
  • Support SQL Server/HANA platforms from architecture, development, as well as DBA perspective.
  • Mentor and cross train other team members in areas of database architecture and performance tuning.
  • Create lightweight, portable scripts for automation of complex functions such as monitoring, database upgrades, database maintenance, data migration, metrics collection, analysis, audit evidence collection and data denormalization.
  • Take part in 24x7x365 DBA On-call rotation.
  • Demonstrate an ability to be productive with minimal supervision, have a focus on service and the foresight to understand future impacts current changes may have on the Fieldglass application and/or clients business processes.


What You Need to Bring

  • Bachelors/masters degree in engineering, computer science or a related field.
  • 10+ years of hands-on experience as an Architect/DBA.
  • 5+ years of database architecture experience.
  • 5+ years of database server installation/configuration with MS SQL Server 2012 or higher. Knowledge of SAP HANA is a plus.
  • Strong knowledge of Kubernetes and Kubernetes Platform operations (service discovery, deployments, monitoring, scheduling, load balancing) is required.
  • Experience setting up a cluster and deploying applications, including cloud automation with GCP, AWS, Azure or others.
  • Experience with containerization technologies and continuous integration tools, such as Jenkins or Bamboo.
  • Experience with scripting tools (Bash, Python) and Messaging Queues (Kafka, MQ, RabbitMQ).


Success is what you make it. At SAP, we help you make it your own.
A career at SAP can open many doors for you. If youre searching for a company thats dedicated to your ideas and individual growth, recognizes you for your unique contributions, fills you with a strong sense of purpose, and provides a fun, flexible and inclusive work environment apply now.

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 Recruiting Operations Team. (Americas:Careers.NorthAmerica@sap.com or Careers.LatinAmerica@sap.com, APJ: Careers.APJ@sap.com, EMEA: Careers@sap.com). Requests for reasonable accommodation will be considered on a case-by-case basis. Successful candidates might be required to undergo a background verification with an external vendor.

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability:
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their age, race, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.

Successful candidates might be required to undergo a background verification with an external vendor.
Additional Locations:

Nearest Major Market: Naperville
Nearest Secondary Market: Chicago

Job Segment: Database, Architecture, SAP, ERP, Engineer, Technology, Engineering


Posted: 2019-10-31 Expires: 2019-11-30

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