Software-Design and Development

SAP iXP Intern - Development for SAP HANA Cloud Lifecycle Management

Requisition ID:356165 
Work Area: Software-Design and Development
Expected Travel: 0 - 10%
Career Status: Student
Employment Type: Intern
Career Level: N/A
Hiring Manager: Georgi Konstantinov 

Recruiter Name: Ekaterina Nikulina



SAP started in 1972 as a team of five colleagues with a desire to do something new. Together, they changed enterprise software and reinvented how business was done. Today, as a market leader in enterprise application software, we remain true to our roots. That’s why we engineer solutions to fuel innovation, foster equality and spread opportunity for our employees and customers across borders and cultures.

SAP values the entrepreneurial spirit, fostering creativity and building lasting relationships with our employees. We know that a diverse and inclusive workforce keeps us competitive and provides opportunities for all. We believe that together we can transform industries, grow economics, lift up societies and sustain our environment. Because it’s the best-run businesses that make the world run better and improve people’s lives. 

The development center of SAP in Bulgaria is technology-focused and plays a key role in the defining and developing of the SAP Business Technology Platform. With its more than 1350 professionals, SAP Labs Bulgaria also has strong contributions towards life-cycle management, user interface & user experience across the broader portfolio of SAP products. For its 22-year history, the company has established itself as a preferred employer in the IT sector in Bulgaria.

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. 



Are you eager to learn new technologies? Do you want to work with the best cloud technologies in the World? Use and contribute to the most popular cloud related open source projects?

We are part of the Cloud & Lifecycle Management organization and we make the automation of delivering the whole portfolio of SAP Software to our customers, also we automate the process on update/upgrade and decommission of our software. We work with the latest technologies and we have solutions both in Cloud and On-Premise



Are you eager to learn about SAP HANA - the fastest database in the world? Do you want to contribute to its installation and update in the cloud environment?

SAP HANA is the world’s leading high-performance in-memory database that speeds data-driven, real-time decisions and actions. As the data foundation of SAP's Business Technology Platform, it provides advanced analytics on multimodel data, on premise and in the cloud.

We are looking for a motivated student who is willing to join our SAP HANA Cloud team in Sofia. Our team is fully responsible for the automation, orchestration and scalability of various lifecycle management operations for SAP HANA. Our customers are among the biggest and successful companies in the world. You will get the opportunity to work with most trending technologies, in a highly motivated team, established from young talents as well as experienced professionals.



As a development intern and member of Cloud & Lifecycle Management Department you will participate in the software development cycle of various automation procedures for provisioning and lifecycle management for SAP HANA.

What will you do during your internship:

  • First, you will cover an educational task, where you will learn best-of-breed development practices, OS tricks and much more
  • After that, you will become a part of team of highly-skilled developers where you will work on real projects with real customers.
  • You will learn and work with the latest high-end technologies in the Cloud World.
  • You will learn how teams how to deliver high quality cloud products used by thousands of customers



  • Student in computer science or a related technical discipline;
  • Knowledge of OOP principles, Data Structures and Algorithms;
  • Basic knowledge of Java;
  • Good written and spoken English;
  • Very good communication skills;
  • Proactive and open-minded team player;
  • Previous work experience is not required.



  • Knowledge of Design Patterns
  • Knowledge of Unix / Linux environments;
  • Knowledge of DBs;
  • Knowledge of networking fundamentals.



  • Extensive knowledge about all lifecycle management aspects related to SAP HANA and SAP Cloud Platform;
  • Highly efficient and motivated team;
  • Buddy program, where you will be assigned with an experienced mentor who will help you with your job, learning and development
  • Training and guidance through all specifics of the quality assurance;



Additional benefits
Being a part of our SAP Internship Experience Program and Local Early Career Talent Committee will give you an opportunity to participate in various virtual events and trainings specially tailored for you. You will have the ability to contribute and organize different local projects for other interns, thus upskilling your project management, communication and presentation skills while expanding your professional network at SAP.




Success is what you make it. At SAP, we help you make it your own. A career at SAP can open many doors for you. If you’re searching for a company that’s dedicated to your ideas and individual growth, recognizes you for your unique contributions, fills you with a strong sense of purpose, and provides a fun, flexible and inclusive work environment – apply now.

To harness the power of innovation, SAP invests in the development of its diverse employees. We aspire to leverage the qualities and appreciate the unique competencies that each person brings to the company.

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Additional Locations

Requisition ID:  356165
Posted Date:  Sep 29, 2023
Work Area:  Software-Design and Development
Career Status:  Student
Employment Type:  Intern
Expected Travel:  0 - 10%

Sofia, BG, 1407

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