SAP Developer Associate Job in Montreal, Canada

Requisition ID: 160461

Work Area: Software-Development Operations

Expected Travel: 0 - 10%

Career Status: Early Talent

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 the SAP Consumer Industries family, you will join a cross-functional team contributing to our retail software portfolio. You will be working on one of our best-selling retail products leveraging SAP HANA, our in-memory database.


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

Key tasks include:

  • The design, development, testing and quality of assigned product software features

  • 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, as prescribed by your unit objectives What we expect:

  • You contribute to both front-end and back-end development tasks

  • You exhibit empathy to the customers who use our software

  • You independently leverage your education and work experience to quickly learn SAP-specific technologies and development methodologies

  • You thrive in a highly collaborative environment, able to give and receive help and feedback

  • You demonstrate a mindset of continuous learning and continuous improvement

  • You are keenly aware of software engineering principles and best practices EDUCATION AND QUALIFICATIONS Required skills

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

  • No more than 2 years of work 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: system integration, SQL, database modeling, OData, HTML5, and software design in general

  • Proven ability to manage expectations and follow through on commitments

  • Strong English-language proficiency (verbal and written)

  • Local candidates preferred

  • The ideal candidate would be able to start by January 2018 Preferred skills

  • Agile development experience or education

  • Successful completion of an internship

  • Experience building a personal project demonstrating applied computer science knowledge (such as a video game, an online store, or any other project)

  • Any exposure to or experience within the consumer retail industry


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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