Software-Development Operations

SAP iXP Intern - SAP Business Technology Platform Core Job

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!  

The development center of SAP in Bulgaria is technology-focused and plays key role in the defining and developing of the SAP Business Technology Platform. With its more than 1060 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 21-year history, the company has established itself as a preferred employer in the IT sector in Bulgaria.

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.


Develop the SAP Cloud Platform, which is the core pillar powering the SAP Business Technology Platform (SAP BTP), spanning worldwide across multiple data center regions.  We are seeking talented and passionate young students eager to start their career as professional developers and evolve side-by-side with our Cloud. 



The Sofia Core organization is responsible for the development of some of the core cloud back-end services and APIs, which our customers use to run and manage their cloud applications. Those are the services for managing the lifecycle (deployment, start, stop etc.) of applications, monitoring (status, resources usage, warnings, custom metrics, etc.) running applications, logging, standards compliant audit logging service, authentication, and authorization services. 

Basically, we are those brave ones who are developing the magic behind SAP Business Technology Platform (NEO, Cloud Foundry, K8S, etc.) and some of its critical core services. 

Here are some of the major technologies, products, and practices our teams master: 

  • Java, Java EE, Go Lang, JavaScript etc. 
  • Hazelcast, RabbitMQ, Spark, Kafka, Cassandra, ELK, Nagios, Rsyslog, Splunk, Grafana 
  • REST and Microservices
  • Continuous delivery & quality with: jUnit, Arquillian, Git, Maven, Jenkins, Concourse etc. 
  • We evaluate and adopt new open source technologies into the platform. 
  • We write clean code and follow S.O.L.I.D. design principles, twelve-factor app, reactive and many other cloud development paradigms 
  • …and finally, the best development experts at SAP are working in the Core teams



As an intern in our team: 

  • Your journey at SAP will start in our software development Core training academy, where you will be coached by the top development mentors in the Sofia office. 
  • You will learn to develop robust, scalable, testable, and usable software. 
  • When you are ready, you will join one of the Core SCRUM dev teams and work on real challenging cloud development requirements. 

If you are interested in Java, Go Lang, Cloud Development and Open Source technologies you will find a highly innovative and professional environment. 

Apply now and become part of our friendly team culture, which encourages openness and sharing. 



  • Student in Computer Science, Information Systems, Software Engineering, Informatics or equivalent. 
  • Understanding of Object-Oriented Programming principles 
  • Data structures & algorithms 
  • Academic or hobby project experience with OOP language such as: Java, Go, C/C++, C#, or Node.js 
  • Willingness and ability to quickly learn and explore new concepts and technologies 
  • Working level of English 
  • Be brave! We are looking forward to working with you


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.


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:
For SAP employees: Only permanent roles are eligible for the SAP Employee Referral Program, according to the eligibility rules set in the SAP Referral Policy. Specific conditions may apply for roles in Vocational Training.

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: 346598  | Work Area: Software-Development Operations  | Expected Travel: 0 - 10%  | Career Status: Student  | Employment Type: Intern   | Additional Locations: #LI-Hybrid.

Requisition ID:  346598
Posted Date:  May 20, 2023
Work Area:  Software-Development Operations
Career Status:  Student
Employment Type:  Intern
Expected Travel:  0 - 10%

Sofia Ovtscha Kupel, BG, 1618

Job alert

Job Segment: User Experience, Cloud, SAP, ERP, Open Source, Technology