Intern / Thesis Student: Agile Software Development & Data Science Job bei SAP

Requisition ID: 233669
Work Area: Software-Design and Development
Expected Travel: 0 – 10%
Career Status: Student
Employment Type: Limited Full Time


This internship at SAP Intelligent Enterprise Group will allow you to participate in the professional development of business software, learn from an experienced team, and make your own contribution to the delivery of intelligent solutions for our customers.
As an intern/thesis student, you will join our development team based here in Tägerwilen (Lake Constance, CH). We are using the Scrum methodology and follow best practices for agile software development. Data science is part of the team’s backlog, be it concept work or prototyping, thus is closely integrated with product development.
In your role, you will support our development and research team to develop solution components for a retail scenario. Depending on your field of study and formal requirements, the project may be a suitable topic for a master/bachelor thesis.


You have the opportunity to experience agile software development in our ongoing project and participate actively. You will benefit from the experience of an established team and play your part.
In general, you will handle the following tasks either as part of the team’s backlog or in preparation or support of it.

  • Analyze and understand problems
  • Develop solutions
  • Quality assurance
  • Documentation and presentation

As start date, we have April 1, 2020, in mind. The position is full-time with a duration of 6 months.

Work experience

  • Having worked in projects as member of a team as well as independently

Then YOU are the right candidate for this position. We are looking forward to your application and getting to know you.
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 describe as well your experience and skills in foreign languages and computer programs / programming languages.
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You are a currently enrolled student at a university or a university of applied sciences:

  • Studying preferably in the fields:  Mathematics or Computer Science with a focus on Operations Research

Required Skills

  • Basic statistical knowledge
  • Advanced knowledge of mathematical optimization and modeling
  • Advanced programming skills (e.g. C++, Python, R)
  • German, mainly spoken

Preferred Skills

  • Knowledge and experience of programming algorithms
  • SQL programming skills to create database queries
  • Hands-on experience of software development on SAP HANA
  • Fluent in English, written and spoken