Consulting and Professional Services

Associate Business Process Consultant, HANA Development - Premium Hub - CoE

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Due to continuing growth within the Center of Expertise (CoE) we are currently hiring for a number of open positions across a number of our teams.

We hold various start dates throughout the year, usually one per quarter.


What You’ll Do:

Work directly with our customers as we release generative AI-powered capabilities and features natively into our cloud business software, including Joule, our generative AI copilot that transforms how people interact with their processes and data. The Associate Business Process Consultant of the Center of Expertise (CoE) contributes with technical and functional expertise to deliver a portfolio of services that drive value through a combination of best practices, tools, knowledge, and experience to drive time to value and accelerate our customers’ transition to the cloud. Our CoE Early Talent Program is seeking Associate Business Process Consultants to deliver onsite and remote customer service via project engineering, assessment, and safeguarding services from SAP's best practice solutions.


Complete an intensive 2-month SAP training with certifications, instructor-led classroom and practical training followed by 3 months of Product/technology-specific training to prepare you to support our customers with their SAP projects, implementations, and landscape planning. This training is provided as part of the full-time, permanent role.



  • Become a trusted Associate Business Process Consultant in some of SAP's world-renowned products, including S/4HANA, SAP Business Technology Platform, SAP Analytics Cloud, and a range of Application-based products.
  • Provide Global Mission Critical support for issue resolution in your specific area of expertise.
  • Collaborate closely, working with Development, Sales and Operational organisations within SAP to endure End-to-End analysis of a customer business solution to execute the best engagement plan to safeguard their solution as an engineer, project manager or Technology advisor.
  • Get involved! With a strong employee engagement focus, we look for candidates who can embrace new challenges in an exciting and growing organisation.

What you bring:

  • 2-3 years’ working experience with proven ability in a customer-facing role
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Physics, Maths, Engineering
  • Technical Inquisitive nature with strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Ability to lead by example with technical competency to provide coaching and mentoring
  • Communication skills and strong business acumen
  • Experience in agile development
  • Customer centric and able to conduct/lead technical workshops to Customers
  • Development/ Consulting experience will be an added advantage
  • Positive attitude towards work showing tenacity, adaptability and networking skills



Additional Skills (optional):

  • Expertise in HANA Modelling(HANA Calculation Views) and Core Data Services(ABAP CDS and HANA CDS Modelling)
  • Expertise in HANA SQL and HANA Procedures
  • Expertise on performance optimization techniques for HANA Views and ABAP CDS Views
  • Experience in Machine Learning or embedding AI capabilities on to application
  • Experience in Data Science(working with different ML algorithms) and Data Analytics on LLM
  • Basic Understanding on HANA Native Application Development based on XSC or XSA or HANA Cloud
  • Strong Communication skills for coordinating with Customers, front-office team and back-office team
  • Python / Node JS / Java programming is a plus
  • Full stack Application development experience is a plus







Meet your team


CoE (Center of Expertise) Ireland focuses on delivering our customers' desired outcomes and experiences through premium advisory, support, and services. The delivery of quality services serves as a catalyst for software adoption that allows our customers to accelerate their digital transformation journeys to becoming intelligent enterprises.



The team is entrusted with responsibility for the delivery of quality Max attention services to support various HANA Development activities. Qualified candidates should possess the required technical and application competencies with committed professionalism, desire and passion in managing critical customers. All candidates will need to demonstrate the required skills to support the team drive technical development and embrace customer ownership. Knowledge of Services Delivery processes, portfolio and procedures is a strong requirement.


Benefits & Location: We commit to flexible working schedules around business requirements and individual needs. SAP’s employees across different regions are enabled to do their best job with the right mix of office and remote work according to country-specific guidelines and regulations. In general, our hybrid work setup consists of three days a week in the office or on-site with customers or partners. This position can be based in either the Galway or Dublin locations. Please click on this link to discover the vast array of benefits made available to SAP employees


We build breakthroughs together

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.

We win with inclusion

SAP’s culture of inclusion, focus on health and well-being, and flexible working models help ensure that everyone – regardless of background – feels included and can run at their best. At SAP, we believe we are made stronger by the unique capabilities and qualities that each person brings to our company, and we invest in our employees to inspire confidence and help everyone realize their full potential. We ultimately believe in unleashing all talent and creating a better and more equitable world.
SAP is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to the values of Equal Employment Opportunity and provide accessibility accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you are interested in applying for employment with SAP and 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:
For SAP employees: Only permanent roles are eligible for the SAP Employee Referral Program, according to the eligibility rules set in the SAP Referral Policy. Specific conditions may apply for roles in Vocational Training.

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability:

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their age, race, religion, national origin, ethnicity, age, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, et al), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, or disability.
Successful candidates might be required to undergo a background verification with an external vendor.

Requisition ID: 378613  | Work Area: Consulting and Professional Services  | Expected Travel: 0 - 10%  | Career Status: Graduate  | Employment Type: Regular Full Time   | Additional Locations: #LI-Hybrid.

Requisition ID:  378613
Posted Date:  Apr 11, 2024
Work Area:  Consulting and Professional Services
Career Status:  Graduate
Employment Type:  Regular Full Time
Expected Travel:  0 - 10%

Dublin 24, IE, D24WA02

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