SAP SAP iXp Intern - Project Manager/Software Tester Job in Vancouver, Canada

Requisition ID: 195511

Work Area: Software-Development Operations

Expected Travel: 0 - 10%

Career Status: Student

Employment Type: Intern

COMPANY DESCRIPTION

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: Project Manager/Software Tester Intern

  • Location: Vancouver, Canada

  • Expected start date to end date: January 7, 2019 to August 30, 2019

PURPOSE & OBJECTIVE OF POSITION

This candidate is required to do a double role which involves both project management of maintenance projects as well as software testing.

Our team works on BI Analytics SBOP products. We are responsible for developing new features as well as maintenance of already released versions.

We are part of a local team in Vancouver, as well we work closely with colleagues in other teams located in Shanghai, Bangalore, & Paris.

We deliver the latest versions of BI Analytics SBOP products as well as provide maintenance & support for already released versions therefore we bring in maintenance revenue as well as revenue from new customer adoption of BI products.

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

  • Assist in the planning and coordination of meetings and follow-up of action items and key issues

  • Support day to day activities (projects and management)

  • Support key project drivers and managers in the group with moving projects forwards

  • Assist in global operations of the group

  • Assist quality management for the projects

  • Learn the Product and create, modify and execute test plans and test cases

  • Trouble shoot and fix problems in test cases at the source code level

EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS

Requires candidates to currently be enrolled in an undergraduate or Master’s program that is applicable to the position

QUALIFICATIONS FOR THE ROLE

  • Windows and UNIX experience

  • Solid understanding of OS concepts

  • SQL and database experience (Oracle, SQL Server, DB2, MySQL, Sybase).

  • Application Server knowledge (Tomcat, WebLogic, WebSphere).

  • Strong technical and functional expertise, good programming skills

  • Distinctive ability to analyze abstract tasks and problems

  • Reliability

  • Very Good communication skills

  • Cooperative attitude, excellent team player

  • Excellent organization skills ability to multi-task several projects and prioritize work

  • Ability to understand the broader context of a customer issue in a complex environment

  • Must be detail oriented and process oriented

  • Able to meet tight deadlines

  • Can commit for an 8-month full time internship starting January 2019

Desired skills/experience to be successful in this role

  • Strong Java skills will be an asset.

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

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WHAT YOU GET FROM US

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 .

SAP'S DIVERSITY COMMITMENT

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.

SAP is committed to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity and to providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you are in need of accommodation or special assistance to navigate our website or to complete your application, please send an e-mail with your request to Recruiting Operations Team (Americas: Careers.NorthAmerica@sap.com or Careers.LatinAmerica@sap.com , APJ: Careers.APJ@sap.com , EMEA: Careers@sap.com ).

Successful candidates might be required to undergo a background verification with an external vendor.

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