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Solution and Product Management

SAP SuccessFactors iXp Intern - Transformation (Technical) Project Manager

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!



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. 


About the team


For every company, people are their most important asset. SAP SuccessFactors is the platform that empowers employees to perform at their best, and for the business to streamline the way they handle HR. 
We’re a multi-tenant SaaS offerings company, automating HR-centric processes—encompassing the entire lifecycle of employee and business partner engagement. We have 7000+ customers, 100+ million users, and peak daily transaction rates of 1 BILLION+ per day.
We are seeking a Project Manager Intern – to join our Transformation (Technical) Program Management (TPM) Team. You’ll work between engineering, product, and operations to execute on some of the most strategic, cross-product initiatives. 
We’re looking for a well-rounded, passionate teammate that can cross topic areas seamlessly—whether in Product Engineering, Cloud Services, Security, or beyond! Your intellectual curiosity and execution mindset will carry you through, and your team will be here to help you learn the ins and outs along the way.


What you’ll do:


Position title: SAP SuccessFactors iXp Intern – Transformation (Technical) Project Manager 
Location: Palo Alto or San Ramon, CA – please note that roles will be remote until local guidelines ensure safe office reopenings
Expected start date to end date: February 28th, 2022 – June 3rd, 2022 


In this role, you’ll:


Have the opportunity to drive programs across multiple topic areas that are a high impact on our top and bottom line. You’ll work with Product to build new functionality, with Engineering to execute and solve problems, and Operations to make sure we’re meeting customer needs.


We have:


  • Best in the cloud space HXM applications, leading the market and delivering for high-profile customers
  • Work with a diverse, high-energy, experienced team
  • Opportunity to work with top technology leadership in Silicon Valley


What you’ll do:


  • Collaborate with Product Management, Product Engineering, and CloudOps Managers to develop and execute coordinated plans
  • Contribute to weekly program status meetings and preparation for executive reporting in a leadership meeting
  • Support projects including presentations, follow-up, asset creation, newsletters, etc
  • Standardize and drive improvement in our product development lifecycle (PDLC); help rally and organize teams to deliver when unexpected changes come up
  • Manage critical situations and mitigate the potential impact on delivery
  • Use tools, techniques, and firm standard methodologies to support research, analysis, and problem-solving
  • Keep up-to-date with technical developments for the business area


Who you are:


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


You are good at:


  • Project management and problem-solving skills; you enjoy using data to solve business problems (bonus if you’ve worked with scrum teams before)
  • Ownership mindset and strong execution orientation – you get stuff done 
  • Strong presentation, oral, and written communication skills to effectively communicate to Engineering and Business stakeholders
  • Growth Mindset – you see challenges as opportunities to grow and develop as a professional
  • Ability to multi-task, prioritize demands, and work in a fast-paced environment.
  • Demonstrated interest in Program/Project Management.


You have achieved:


  • Undergraduate degree in Engineering, Computer Science, related technical discipline OR Business degree
  • Preferred: Are currently pursuing a Master’s degree in any of the above fields
  • 1-3+ years of business strategy, business operations, or management consulting experience 
  • Experience in development, product management, or technical program management
  • Understanding of project management principles and practices (skills) 
  • Ability to productively converse with business stakeholders and engineers alike
  • Note: We are also open to candidates with non-traditional, interdisciplinary, or self-directed degrees as well; strong candidates with diverse professional and academic experiences, if qualified, will be considered


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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.

Requisition ID:314839 | Work Area: Solution and Product Management | Expected Travel: 0 - 10% | Career Status: Student | Employment Type: Intern  | Additional Locations: 

SAP SuccessFactors iXp Intern - Transformation (Technical) Project Manager

Facility:  314839
Posted Date:  Jan 21, 2022
Work Area:  Solution and Product Management
Career Status:  Student
Employment Type:  Intern
Expected Travel:  0 - 10%

Palo Alto, CA, US, 94304

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

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