Software-Design and Development

PhD Student - SAP Data Science PhD CXS Cloud Service Intelligence team F/M

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Our company culture is focused on helping our employees enable innovation by building breakthroughs together. How? We focus every day on building the foundation for tomorrow and creating a workplace that embraces differences, values flexibility, and is aligned to our purpose-driven and future-focused work. We offer a highly collaborative, caring team environment with a strong focus on learning and development, recognition for your individual contributions, and a variety of benefit options for you to choose from. Apply now!




As the Customer eXperience & Solutions (CXS) team, we develop products, solutions, support and services that enable the digital transformation of our customers.


The CXS Development, Technology and Infrastructure team belongs to Customer Solutions Support and Innovation (CSI) in the Product Engineering (PE) domain.
As market leaders in application lifecycle management and service delivery, we develop automated and data-driven services based on the SAP Cloud Platform to support the full lifecycle of the database. SAP data and all SAP solutions.

Our team focuses on automated service applications using SAP CXS Data Lake and AI.

The SAP system is a complex entity comprising hundreds or even thousands of possible configurations and uses. SAP experts provide automated checks to continuously verify client systems for optimal configuration and use at the database and application levels.

The objective of the thesis will be to develop new innovative automated control algorithms combining the simultaneous use of both structured and non-structured (textual) data.
The proprietary SAP datasets provided will consist of technical metrics describing server load (CPU, disk, RAM usage, etc.) and their configurations over a period of more than a year from numerous reported systems, incidents by customers and best practices, solutions and fixes provided by SAP experts



  • Have a Master of Science in Mathematics or Data Science
  • Knowledge and experience of Deep Learning
  • Knowledge of NLP methods is a plus
  • Development experience (for example: Python, PySpark, PyTorch …)
  • Experience with Docker & Kubernetes
  • Strong analytical skills, results oriented, good conceptual thinking skills, autonomy
  • Ability to present complex information in a clear and concise manner
  • Good knowledge of English, French is advantage



  • Design, training, validation and analysis of learning models
  • Ability to perform evaluation and selection of current technologies.



We are 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.


Our inclusion promise

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: Americas: or, APJ:, EMEA:


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:326414 | Work Area: Software-Design and Development | Expected Travel: 0 - 10% | Career Status: Student | Employment Type: Intern  | Additional Locations: 

Requisition ID:  326414
Posted Date:  Feb 6, 2023
Work Area:  Software-Design and Development
Career Status:  Student
Employment Type:  Intern
Expected Travel:  0 - 10%

Mougins Cedex, FR, 06254

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