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DEVELOPER: SAP Next Talent - Rotational Program (2022 Grads)

What we offer

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!




SAP Next Talent will launch your career by diving into the vast, innovative world of SAP. The 18-month rotational program allows you to Explore, Develop, and Make an Impact as a full-time employee. Here’s how:   

  • Join a cohort of other curious, passionate and motivated individuals  

  • Exposure to a vast array of teams during each unique 6-month rotation - where you will experience different technology stacks, products, industries while refining your knowledge and understanding of the business  

  • Receive impactful projects, tailored learning, 3 layers of mentorship, and networking opportunities   


With this program, you will be better equipped to determine which teams within SAP best align with your passions and career goals. Rotations occur across all 3 SAP California Bay Area offices: Palo Alto, San Francisco, and San Ramon (relocation offered) as well as virtually out of our Newport Beach, CA office. Before completion of the program, you will be considered for placement within the company long-term, either in a team you rotate into or a similar team. To date, 90% of participants have been placed in one of these teams.  

This accelerator program is for recent graduates with strong curiosity and applicable experience in software development,  design, or  data science. Cohorts start in the summer/fall (2022) and winter (2023).   


Required Qualifications:  

  • Education or relevant practical experience in Software Development/Engineering (Bachelors, Masters, Community College, and Bootcamps welcome to apply)  

  • Must graduate during 2022

  • Fluent in English; written and verbal communication skills   

  • Ability to work out of Palo Alto, San Francisco, and/or San Ramon offices  

  • Currently studying or residing in the United States - SAP Next Talent currently does not support U.S. work authorization sponsorship. 


Role-Specific Qualifications:   

  • Developers: knowledge in general programming languages: C/C++, C#, R, Java, JavaScript, Python, React, Node.js, HTML, Spring Boot, APIs, or Go and hands-on experience in designing, testing, and implementing solutions, Docker and Linux experience is a plus  


**Please note: the recruitment process will begin with an invitation to complete an online technical assessment which is the first step in our recruitment process and will determine next appropriate steps. 



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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: Careers.NorthAmerica@sap.com or Careers.LatinAmerica@sap.com, APJ: Careers.APJ@sap.com, EMEA: Careers@sap.com.


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:299828 | Work Area: Software-Design and Development | Expected Travel: 0 - 10% | Career Status: Graduate | Employment Type: Regular Full Time  | Additional Locations: 

DEVELOPER: SAP Next Talent - Rotational Program (2022 Grads)

Facility:  299828
Posted Date:  Nov 26, 2021
Work Area:  Software-Design and Development
Career Status:  Graduate
Employment Type:  Regular Full Time
Expected Travel:  0 - 10%

Palo Alto, CA, US, 94304

Nearest Major Market: San Jose
Nearest Secondary Market: Palo Alto

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