Software-Design and Development

SAP iXp Intern - Developer [Newtown Square, PA]

We help the world run better

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!

About the SAP Internship Experience Program


The SAP Internship Experience Program is SAP’s global, strategic, paid internship program that provides university students with opportunities to find purpose in their careers.


Three reasons to intern at SAP

  1. Culture of collaboration: meet with mentors, make new friends across the globe and create a thriving personal network.
  2. Project-driven experience: gain cross-functional skills from our virtual and in-person learning sessions, diverse subject matter experts, and project deliverables.
  3. Gain visibility: with SAP Internship Experience Program 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: SAP iXp Intern - Developer


Location: Newtown Square, PA


Expected Start Date: May 2024


Contract Duration: 6 months


Work Hours: 40 hours per week


We are seeking a talented and experienced Intern Developer to join our Security Automation and Controls Engineering Organization. This individual should be proficient in HTML5, Node.js, JavaScript, Python, and Go, along with an understanding of secure coding best practices when it comes to developing state of the art applications and systems. As a Developer Intern, you will be responsible for designing, developing, and maintaining robust and scalable software solutions that drive our business forward. You will work closely with cross-functional teams to understand requirements, architect solutions, and deliver high-quality code that meets our standards of excellence. This innovative development role will enhance efficiency, reduce human error, and streamline our workflows, ultimately saving time and resources.


  • Design and develop responsive, user-friendly web applications using HTML5 framework.
  • Build scalable server-side applications and APIs using Node.js, Python, and Go.
  • Collaborate with product managers, designers, and other stakeholders to understand requirements and translate them into technical solutions.
  • Implement efficient and maintainable code following best practices and design patterns.
  • Write clean, modular, and well-documented code that meets coding standards and ensures high performance and reliability.
  • Perform code reviews, provide constructive feedback, and mentor junior developers to foster a culture of continuous learning and improvement.
  • Optimize application performance, troubleshoot issues, and implement solutions to ensure smooth and efficient operation.
  • Stay up-to-date with emerging technologies and industry trends, and evaluate their potential impact on our development stack.
  • Collaborate with DevOps and infrastructure teams to deploy and maintain applications in production environments.
  • Participate in agile development processes, including sprint planning, stand-ups, and retrospectives, to deliver software incrementally and iteratively.
  • Implement security coding best practices to ensure the integrity and confidentiality of sensitive data.


What you bring


We’re looking for someone who takes initiative, perseveres, and stay curious. You like to work on meaningful innovative projects and are energized by lifelong learning.


  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, Engineering, or related field; Master's degree preferred.
  • Minimum of 1 years of professional experience in software development.
  • Good understanding in server-side development using Node.js, Python, and/or Go.
  • Experience with JavaScript programming language and modern front-end frameworks (e.g., React, Angular, Vue.js).
  • Good understanding of security coding best practices, including input validation, authentication, authorization, encryption, and secure coding techniques
  • Good understanding of software engineering principles, design patterns, and best practices.
  • Experience with containerization technologies such as Docker and container orchestration platforms like Kubernetes is a plus.
  • Familiarity with cloud computing platforms (e.g., AWS, Azure, GCP) and serverless architectures is desirable.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills, attention to detail, and ability to work independently and collaboratively in a fast-paced environment.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to effectively communicate technical concepts to non-technical stakeholders.


Meet your team


SAP’s mission is to provide customers with trusted data allowing them to innovate with confidence on their path to an Intelligent Enterprise. SAP Global Security & Cloud Compliance (SGSC) supports this journey by aligning all measures to protect business processes and data, and to help achieve global regulatory compliance. Collaborating with developers, product managers, compliance, procurement, and partners, SAP’s committed, and highly skilled security team embraces a security-first culture and a privacy-by-design mindset.



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:

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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.

Compensation Range Transparency: SAP believes the value of pay transparency contributes towards an honest and supportive culture and is a significant step toward demonstrating SAP’s commitment to pay equity. SAP provides the hourly base salary rate range applicable for the posted role. The targeted range for this position is 26-53 USD. The actual amount to be offered to the successful candidates will be within that range, dependent upon the key aspects of each case which may include education, skills, experience, scope of the role, location, etc. as determined through the selection process.  SAP offers limited benefits for employees hired into hourly or like roles subject to appliable plan/policy terms. A summary of benefits and eligibility requirements can be found by clicking this link:  SAP North America Benefits.


Requisition ID:  385937
Posted Date:  May 4, 2024
Work Area:  Software-Design and Development
Career Status:  Student
Employment Type:  Intern
Expected Travel:  0 - 10%

Newtown Square, PA, US, 19073

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