Software-Design and Development

Working Student (f/m/d): Performance or Architecture


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What you'll do

For SAP’s central AI platform engineering team responsible for the AI Core product and the generative AI hub, we are searching for a working student (f/m/d) for each of the areas performance and architecture.

As a working student (f/m/d) in Performance, you will run performance tests and report on the test results, which currently includes manual steps. Your main goal is to promote automation, so that validation and reporting of test results is less error-prone, comparison of test results is easier, and validation and reporting is less time-consuming. Your role will be to participate in designing and implementing approaches to promote this automation.


Tasks in Performance include:

  • Familiarizing and enhancing the performance test framework of AI Core, which is based on Locust (Python)
  • Running and reporting on performance tests for AI Core
  • Designing and implementing approaches to promote automation
  • Testing and bug fixing your implementation, documenting your work
  • Collaborating and sharing your results with the team

As a working student (f/m/d) in Architecture for the generative AI hub, you will be supporting in projects that help us to integrate generative AI in SAP applications. Our Team is currently adding additional capabilities to our generative AI hub which manages the lifecycle of generative AI for business applications, including for instance continuous monitoring of generative AI models, supporting the feedback cycle, finetuning, orchestration and grounding, or testing for generative AI. As part of this effort, you will be looking at new tools, libraries, frameworks, and services in the quickly evolving generative AI ecosystem and support us in the evaluation and prototypical integration of such components.


Tasks in Architecture include:

  • Exploration and evaluation of open source or third-party AI services and tools
  • Implementation and validation of proof of concepts that integrate such tools with generative AI


What you bring


  • Student (f/m/d) at a university or university of applied sciences, in a relevant study program
  • Proficiency in programming languages such as Python
  • Experience with REST APIs
  • Knowledge of statistical analysis
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively within a team
  • Highly proficient in spoken and written English and interpersonal skills
  • Experience with cloud-based systems using Kubernetes running on AWS, GCP or Azure, or containerization technologies using Docker is a plus


Meet your team

Our team, which is part of the AI Core unit, functions as an integral part of the SAP Business AI area within SAP SE, serving as a pivotal enabler for the Intelligent Enterprise. We are driven by our mission to integrate the latest technology in AI, including, but not limited to generative AI, into all our enterprise applications, thereby empowering our customers to maximize the potential of their business data.
Our teams responsible for the foundational products AI Launchpad and AI Core, including the generative AI hub, are located in Germany, Singapore and India, and we exemplify a start-up like, innovative work environment. As part of our team, you will have the unique opportunity to contribute to the broader AI ecosystem while working with advanced technologies and tackling real-world problems at the intersection of AI, cloud, and DevOps.


Your set of application documents should contain a cover letter, a resume in table form, school leaving certificates, certificate of enrollment, current university transcript of records, copies of any academic degrees already earned, and if available, references from former employers (including internships). Please also describe your experience and skills in foreign languages and computer programs / programming languages.


This is a SAP global, strategic, paid working student position that provides students with opportunities to find purpose in their careers.


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Requisition ID: 390457  | Work Area: Software-Design and Development  | Expected Travel: 0 - 10%  | Career Status: Student  | Employment Type: Limited Part Time   | Additional Locations: #LI-Hybrid

Requisition ID:  390457
Posted Date:  May 12, 2024
Work Area:  Software-Design and Development
Career Status:  Student
Employment Type:  Limited Part Time
Expected Travel:  0 - 10%

Walldorf, DE, 69190

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