SAP Intern, Software Developer Job in Vancouver, Canada

Requisition ID: 127534

Work Area: Software-Development Operations

Expected Travel: 0 - 10%

Career Status: Student

Employment Type: Intern


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.


The Global Technology Legal Compliance team (GTLC) ensures SAP technology and products comply with license and obligation requirements from intellectual property laws and regulations perspectives. The team implements and manages a set of solutions to support process automations for legal compliance and service the development community and stakeholders in SAP.

The Intern – Software Developer will work within the development team of GTLC team. Prior legal compliance knowledge is not required for this position. As a member of the GTLC, you will work in a dynamic environment and maintain our automation solutions that have been serving as the critical corner stones to the SAP legal compliances solutions. The successful candidate will have the opportunities to work with other talented engineers to build solutions by leveraging the latest web development technologies.

The successful candidate for this position is a team player, possess excellent communication skills, and demonstrates a strong understanding of software development practices.

Expectations & Tasks

• Develop and maintain existing in-house automation landscape.

• Develop full stack from backend storage, business logics to JavaScript-based UI.

• Coordinate testing, integration and documentation of solutions.

• Provide operational support and new technologies investigations.

Skills / Competencies

• Software application development experience in Java and JavaScript is a must.

• Knowledge of scripting language, i.e. Python, Bash and Perl.

• Working knowledge of Linux operating systems.

• Knowledge of data structures, algorithms, web development, web services and database design.

• Ability to meet aggressive deadlines and quickly understand the existing framework and business requirements.

• Strong problem solving skills.

• Ability to prioritize and work on multiple tasks.

• Good interpersonal skills with strong verbal and written communication skills.

• Knowledge of large platform & infrastructure software (e.g. Docker, Openstack, CloudFoundry, etc.) would be a definite asset.

• Knowledge of Grails is an asset.

Educational Requirements (Degree, Class completion, etc.)

• Candidates to currently be enrolled in a Bachelor's or Masters, degree program which is applicable to the position (computer science or equivalent proven experience).

• At least 1 previous Coop term experience in testing or development is required.

• Can commit for 8 months full time internship starting January 2017 or immediately.


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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