SAP Developer Associate Job in Montreal, Canada

Requisition ID: 128757

Work Area: Software-Design and Development

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.


As part of SAP’s Consumer Industries family, you will join a team working on SAP’s Retail software portfolio. You will have the unique opportunity to work on our latest S/4 HANA offering, leveraging cutting edge technologies such as SAPUI5 & SAP HANA, our in-memory database.


As an Associate Developer, you will be working in a cross functional SCRUM team and following agile software development principles.

Key tasks include:

  • Responsible for the design, development, testing and quality of assigned product software feature(s)

  • You contribute to the quality of your team’s deliverables by conducting some or all of the following activities: manual testing, writing unit tests and writing test automation scripts

  • You actively learn new technologies and business processes (ERP, Retail, Wholesale Distribution and Fashion Management)

What we expect:

  • You are a strong team player and go the extra-mile in support of your team

  • You contribute to both front-end: SAPUI5, HTML5/JavaScript and back-end: ABAP, OData, HANA development tasks

  • You are willing to learn and stretch yourself

  • You are keenly aware of software engineering principles and best practices


Required skills

  • Bachelor or master degree in computer science, business informatics or a related discipline

  • 0-2 years of experience as this is an entry level developer position for a new graduate

  • Development experience in at least one programming language

  • Strong foundation in computer science with solid understanding and competencies in: operating systems, data structures, algorithms and software design in general

  • Solid knowledge of RDBMS and SQL required

  • Proven ability to follow through on commitments

  • Good English language proficiency (verbal and written)

  • Local candidates preferred

  • The ideal candidate would be able to start by January 2017

Preferred skills

  • Knowledge of key web technologies: HTML5, JavaScript a strong plus

  • Knowledge of mobile development (Android, iOS) a plus

  • Agile development experience (Scrum, TDD, Continuous Integration) is an asset

  • Successful completion of an internship a plus


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.

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