Technology Placement - 2022 Intake

by SAP

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Job Details

31st December 2021
£20,000
Placement Year (10 Months+)
Information Technology
Greater London
Felham, Maidenhead

Technology Placement - 2022 Intake

What we offer

Success is what you make it. At SAP, we help you make it your own. A placement at SAP can open many doors for you. If you’re searching for a company that’s dedicated to your ideas and individual growth, recognises you for your unique contributions, fills you with a strong sense of purpose, and provides a fun, flexible and inclusive work environment – apply now.

Through SAP UK’s 13 month paid placement programme you will be given the chance to learn and develop alongside some of the most experienced and knowledgeable professionals in the technology industry, as well as adapting and gaining a vast amount of responsibility and exposure. We want people who think big and dream big. And most of all, we want people who are passionate about helping businesses – and the world – run better.

What you can expect

At SAP, we have a wide variety of technology placement opportunities including Software Engineering, Technical Support & Information Systems Associate.

Information Systems Associate
As an Information Systems Associate you will work on a variety of projects, supporting IT staff in managing applications and infrastructures using a wide range of technologies. You will support business applications running on servers running Windows Operating Systems; both at Server and Desktop level, plus any other IT related Systems. You will also be responsible for completing maintenance and ensure all Incident or Service Request/Jobs are actioned as per the Service Level Targets.
Based in Feltham

Technical Support Engineer Associate
As a Technical Support Engineer Associate you will join a team of highly trained engineers to support some of SAPs largest customers, founded in the fortune 100 list. You will use your knowledge, problem solving and soft skills to meet rapidly evolving customer requirements and provide solutions or workarounds to the customer’s technical problems. In addition, you will also get exposure to emerging cloud technologies.

Placement students will also be a part of the ‘Next Generation of Support Transformation’, which targets involvement in activities and projects, to provide a challenging experience with global impact. SAP supports multiple areas within advanced enterprise application software, and therefore provides fantastic exposure to a wide variety of SAP and partner technologies.
Based in Maidenhead

Software Engineer Associate
As a Software Engineer Associate you will be part of Context-driven Services (CDS). This is an area of SAP Commerce Cloud that provides real-time customer experience personalisation, which drives conversion, raises order value, and increases customer satisfaction and loyalty.

The CDS teams produce and deliver innovative software according to Agile and DevOps principles - responsible for the development, automated testing, deployment, monitoring/alerting, scaling, and continuity of the public cloud services. You will Learn about, and contribute to, all elements of the development lifecycle and will be given the opportunity to demonstrate your abilities and learn valuable, relevant, and highly sought-after new skills
Based in Maidenhead

Presales Solutions Associate
As a Presales Solutions Associate you will be working as part of an innovative and dynamic team, with a strong focus on presales consulting and special projects. As part of this role you will develop SAP Solution and Industry knowledge. You will receive presales training and gain experience across the full sales cycle. You will provide secondary support for presales videos and content for customer engagements, with the opportunity to also support Presales Operations – management reporting for weekly delivery of deal tracking, management analytics, presales activity and investment reporting.
Based in Feltham

Presales Technology Innovation Associate
As a Presales Technology Innovation Associate, you will be working as part of an innovative and dynamic team, with a strong focus on creating software prototypes that showcase SAP solutions. You will also be involved in special projects focusing on areas such as Digital Hackathons, Technical Academy workshops and supporting various Corporate Social challenges. As a placement student you will be given training in all aspects of presales, including SAP solution and industry knowledge, cloud platform development, software prototyping, presentation skills and customer-facing demonstration delivery and you will gain experience of the full customer buying cycle.
Based in Feltham

Please specify in your CV/Cover letter which job opportunity you would like your application to be considered for.

Who you are

  • Good organizer, priority driven, and able to multitask to meet service priorities
  • Communicate effectively with good customer focus
  • Good technical configuration and troubleshooting skills with all Windows operating systems
  • Troubleshooting skills, ability to follow logical process to determine fault causes and follow to resolution
  • Software Knowledge: Microsoft Office: Excel, Power Point & Outlook, Communication software, Programming skills, circuit design and robotics
  • Organised/co-ordination
  • Teamwork/collaboration: develop strong relationships with team to pool resources effectively when required; support other team member objectives, especially those that overlap with own
  • Creative Problem Solving: Ability to think on feet and outside the box- challenge “this is the way we’ve always done it” mentality
  • Student in penultimate year of university
  • Studying a degree from any discipline
  • Available to start the 13-month placement in July 2022
  • Good technical configuration and troubleshooting skills with all Windows operating systems (for technical support)
  • Troubleshooting skills, ability to follow logical process to determine fault causes and follow to resolution (for technical support)

Salary and Benefits

  • £20,000 p/annum
  • 25 days holiday, 5 days study leave and an additional day for your birthday
  • Free onsite Gym, Lunch, kitchen facilities and subsidized coffee shop
  • Mental health first aiders
  • ‘Appreciate’ financial reward scheme
  • Buddy mentoring scheme
  • CSR and Sporting opportunities, e.g. football clubs
  • Opportunities to socialise with other placement students
  • Laptop and other SAP equipment provided

Our inclusion promise

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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About SAP

SAP innovations help more than 400,000 customers worldwide work together more efficiently and use business insight more effectively. Originally known for leadership in enterprise resource planning (ERP) software, SAP has evolved to become a market leader in end-to-end business application software and related services for database, analytics, intelligent technologies, and experience management.

As a cloud company with 200 million users and more than 100,000 employees worldwide, we are purpose-driven and future-focused, with a highly collaborative team ethic and commitment to personal development. Whether connecting global industries, people, or platforms, we help ensure every challenge gets the solution it deserves. At SAP, we build breakthroughs, together.

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