SAP Leanix
SAP Leanix

Senior Software Engineer - Developer Experience (f/m/d)

Software Development

High performing teams evolve around the triangle of goals and focus, team happiness, and the ability to deliver with speed. A developer experience team enables them to optimize feedback cycles of the development process and reduce cognitive load. They also take ownership of tools and automations around development, release and testing.

We are looking for a Senior Software Engineer to join a newly formed team with the mission to realize an environment that enables a swift, continuous, and enjoyable delivery of high-value features. Having experience with methods of software testing for features powered by GenAI is a welcomed bonus.

WHY SHOULD YOU CARE? Well, there are a number of reasons:

  • We're on a strong growth trajectory in terms of ARR and team size while scaling in a sustainable and profitable way, making us successful in even challenging economical phases.
  • Our products are industry-leading with happy customers and a NPS of 70. Our culture of empowered product teams means we solve problems instead of implementing features. We drive our efforts through close contact with our customers and measuring how they use our products.
  • We build it, we run it. We ensure customers can rely on resilient and performant products. We stay ahead of trouble through a high degree of automation, alerting, SRE practises and On-Call. There is no dedicated operations department in place at SAP LeanIX.
  • We prioritize continuous improvement, collaboration and knowledge sharing. We constantly iterate on our engineering practices and skills to build a software architecture that supports fun at work and long term success of the business.
  • We value open access to leadership, transparency and personal development. We successfully enabled many software engineers to grow along with the company into engineering manager or technical lead positions. You’ll continue this success story while we offer you opportunities to grow.
  • We value a healthy life balance and our employees make room for interests and relations outside of their job. We offer a hybrid working environment, providing a high grade of flexibility while meeting colleagues in one of our offices from time to time.


  • partner with product teams, learn from them and understand the challenges they face, e.g. by embedding into teams
  • research and engineer approaches to improve developer satisfaction and increase developer velocity
  • spanning the entire process of designing, building, testing, deploying, releasing, and monitoring
  • areas cover release task automation, testing automation (Performance, end2end, etc.)
  • AI testing automation for generative AI based features (Quality and confidence of results)
  • provide and promote TDD, best practises, new tools, trainings as enablement
  • Mentor and coach other engineers in the areas of developer experience


  • Infrastructure based on Azure ecosystem
  • Kubernetes & Docker
  • API technologies such as GraphQL and REST
  • Event-driven architecture
  • Modern CI/CD toolchains (e.g. Github Actions, Feature Toggling) allowing us to ship multiple times a day
  • Monitoring & Alerting, e.g. Instana
  • Product Usage Tracking using Amplitude


We are looking for someone who likes to:

  • Live by our
  • Solve architectural challenges and deliver customer value in a SaaS product environment
  • Collaborate with Product Management & UI/UX teams as part of a customer focussed team
  • Turn ambiguity of complex and fuzzy requirements into working software solutions
  • Ship code daily or even more often
  • Continuously learn, be proactive and curious
  • Work in a fast-paced, agile environment.

You bring in the following experience:

  • software engineering experience in delivering products, understand product teams, help fellow engineers to achieve efficiency
  • opinionated on development processes and best practices, optimize and automate them
  • (staff) leadership and mentoring experience, has been a role model for engineers
  • strategic and tactical mindset, break down work in increments
  • understand the value of writing technical documentation, guidelines, and standards
  • Value feedback and enjoy humor

You bring in as a bonus:

  • Experience with methods of software testing for features powered by GenAI
  • Solid communication skills in German

At SAP LeanIX Product and Engineering, we embrace a hybrid remote work model, which allows us the benefits of in-person collaboration along with the flexibility to work from home as needed. Therefore, we hire only within commuting distance to our hubs in Bonn, Ljubljana, Berlin, and Dresden, and we expect our employees to come to the office multiple times per week.

SAP LeanIX, company, is a market leader for enterprise architecture management (EAM), driving the modernization of IT landscapes and continuous business transformation. Its software-as-a-service solutions empower organizations to create transparency, enabling them to visualize, assess and manage the transition towards their target IT architecture. By offering a data-driven and automated approach enhanced with AI, SAP LeanIX helps organizations make sound decisions and collaborate more effectively. SAP LeanIX serves over 1,300 companies globally across various industries, including more than 10% of the Fortune 500 and half of the German DAX 40. Headquartered in Bonn, and offices in Munich and Berlin (Germany), SAP LeanIX also has a strong international presence with offices in Boston (USA), London (UK), Paris (France), Amsterdam (Netherlands), and Ljubljana (Slovenia). In November 2023, LeanIX became part of SAP. For more information, visit . Your application information might be therefore shared across both SAP and SAP LeanIX recruiting and hiring teams.

SAP LeanIX is not just a product, in fact it‘s a great place to work. Colleagues (650+) from dozens of countries jointly make our vision reality. We believe in transparent communication, personal development, diverse workforce, innovation by creating ideas that prove useful and that our world-class team deserves the best software stack money can buy.

At SAP LeanIX we have a Hybrid Work Mode which means you work remotely from your home office and work from one of our offices. SAP LeanIX teams and team members decide together on the work mode which suits them best. Next to that, we have great benefits for you,

SAP LeanIX is committed to being an equal opportunity employer. Diversity is vital to driving the growth and success of our company. If you need an equitable interview process alternative, please let our team know at [email protected]. You will be treated with the utmost respect and confidentiality.

All applicants will receive consideration for employment based on experience, qualifications, and competencies. SAP LeanIX will not discriminate based on race, color, religion, belief, political affiliation, union membership, age, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, genetic information, creed, citizenship, disability, protected veteran or marital status, or any other status protected by applicable laws or regulations.

Updated: 2 weeks ago
Job ID: 11842695
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SAP Leanix

501-1000 employees
Software Development

SAP Leanix, is a market leader for enterprise architecture management (EAM), driving the modernization of IT landscapes and continuous business transformation. Its software-as-a-s…

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