SAP SAP iXp Intern - IT Production Management Portal System Owner Job in Vancouver, Canada

Requisition ID: 189645

Work Area: Software-Development Operations

Expected Travel: 0 - 10%

Career Status: Student

Employment Type: Intern


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. That’s 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 it’s the best-run businesses that make the world run better and improve people’s lives.

What is SAP iXp?

SAP’s Internship Experience Project is a paid program that gives university students the space to find purpose in their careers. We believe that through placing passionate people on the right teams, providing leadership and learning opportunities, and working on impactful projects, purpose is born. Piqued your interest?

Three reasons to apply for SAP iXp:

  • No more fetching coffee: Work on in-depth projects, emerging products and technologies that drive business results.

  • Lifelong learning: Meet with mentors, make new friends, and attend learning sessions from diverse subject matter experts.

  • Gain visibility: With iXp in your title, you’ll have a global network of SAP leaders, entrepreneurs, and career development opportunities at your fingertips.

What you’ll do:

  • Position Title: IT Production Management Portal. System Owner

  • Location: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

  • Expected start date to end date: September 4, 2018 – May 3, 2019

Purpose and Objectives:

Being part of IT Production Management Portal will require you to fulfil the following responsibilities and tasks:

  • Ensure rock solid and secure business operations of Web Business Systems at SAP IT.

  • System Engineering and administration covering non-functional requirements

  • Improve SAP's efficiency enabling optimized operational processes and technical innovation

  • There will be a close interaction with Development/Projects as well as with our internal customers

  • Utilize/enhance cloud based system support infrastructure by automation

  • Define/optimize operational standards as they apply to enterprise level web based systems

  • Contribute to change and release management to guarantee an agile solution environment

IT Production Management Portals team is responsible for technical operations of corporate and customer facing 24x7 web business systems at SAP: Employee Network solutions (Portal/Wiki/Search) as well as SAP's Public/Support/Partner Sites to name a view. Systems are built on latest open source web/cloud technologies as well as SAP/3rd party products. DevOps is the guiding strong methodology enabling Continuous Development and Integrations in an agile environment. SAP's internal business landscapes build on private, respectively hybrid cloud platforms are a strategic enabler for SAP and therefore crucial for SAP's future success in the cloud.

Being located in 5 SAP location in AMER/EMEA we are looking for web/cloud experienced colleagues who like to work in a highly motivated, multicultural team. Interested in cloud doing business critical technical operations - join our team now!


You will support and implement business systems used by SAP’s employee and SAP’s Partners and Customers. You will ensure Rock solid operations and implement cutting edge technologies to advance our team as front runner.

Who you are:

We’re looking for someone who can challenge the status quo and likes to stay curious. You enjoy working on meaningful projects and are energized by lifelong learning.

Position Requirements:

  • Strong knowledge from tech stacks like Java, Ruby, PHP down to OS and infrastructure

  • Knowledge of Cloud IAAS, Authentication, Authorization, SDN, Containers.

  • Knowledge around agile development methodologies (SCRUM, DevOps)

  • Strong knowledge of open source technology of general purpuse

  • (httpd, nginx, tomcat, mongoDB, mysql etc. )

  • Basic SAP technology knowledge (Netweaver Java, HANA)

  • Basic web development and automation frameworks (Chef,Puppet,Ansible)

  • Analytical and conceptual thinking also across borders and outside the box

  • Demonstrates excellent technical consulting skills including effective management of difficult situations

  • Fluent in English

  • Strong team player in virtual teams crossing functional borders

Education Requirements:

  • Enrollment in a Computer Science, Information Systems or similar (Information Technology focused), MIS or DSS degree program preferred

  • Minimum GPA: 3.0

  • Must have completed sophomore year of school

  • Position is open to undergraduate & graduate students

Qualifications for the role:

  • Requires candidates to currently be enrolled in an undergraduate, Masters, MBA or PhD degree program which is applicable to the position

What you can expect from us:

  • An internship packed full of events to ensure you understand our technologies, our competitive landscape, our culture and our leadership philosophy

  • Community of mentors and volunteer engagement teams to join and lead

  • Collaborative open-concept work environment in the heart of Yaletown

  • Games room, fitness classes, massage therapist, and 24/7 access to onsite gym

  • Well-stocked snacks, coffee, teas, sodas and candy



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 you’re searching for a company that’s 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.

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