SAP SAP Ariba iXp Intern - Full-Stack Software Developer Job in Palo Alto, California

Requisition ID: 165326

Work Area: Software-Development Operations

Expected Travel: 0 - 10%

Career Status: Student

Employment Type: Intern

Career Level: N.A.


As market leader in enterprise application software, SAP helps companies of all sizes and industries innovate through simplification. From the back office to the boardroom, warehouse to storefront, on premise to cloud, desktop to mobile device – SAP empowers people and organizations to work together more efficiently and use business insight more effectively to stay ahead of the competition. SAP applications and services enable customers to operate profitably, adapt continuously, and grow sustainably.

Ariba, an SAP company, is the world’s business commerce network. Ariba combines industry-leading cloud-based applications with the world's largest web-based trading community to help companies discover and collaborate with a global network of partners. Using the Ariba® Network, businesses of all sizes can connect to their trading partners anywhere, at any time from any application or device to buy, sell and manage their cash more efficiently and effectively than ever before. Companies around the world use the Ariba Network to simplify inter-enterprise commerce and enhance the results that they deliver.

What is SAP iXp?

SAP’s Internship Experience Project is a paid program that gives university students the space to find purpose in their careers. We believe that through placing passionate people on the right teams, providing leadership and learning opportunities, and working on impactful projects, purpose is born. Piqued your interest?

Three reasons to apply for SAP iXp:

  • No more fetching coffee: Work on in-depth projects, emerging products and technologies that drive business results.

  • Lifelong learning: Meet with mentors, make new friends, and attend learning sessions from diverse subject matter experts.

  • Gain visibility: With iXp in your title, you’ll have a global network of SAP leaders, entrepreneurs, and career development opportunities at your fingertips.

What you’ll do:

Position Title: Software Developer Intern

Location: Palo Alto, CA

Expected start date to end date: June 11 – August 17

As a Software Developer Intern, you will be working with a group of senior software engineers to accelerate the innovation and delivery of SAP Ariba Supply Chain Collaboration. You will work with SAP Ariba Cloud technologies such as Java, Spring Boot, and Angular. To succeed in this position, you must have:

  • Collaborate with designers, product managers, and other engineers to expand the Ariba Cloud to cover every corner of the globe. Work in core components for the Ariba API/UI Platform products

  • The opportunity to work on internet scale level problems and complex business problems.

  • Master the art of the framework design and modeling, understand the impact of object model design in a large-scale multi-tenant on-demand environment

  • You will be member of the core Ariba API/UI engineering team

  • Design and implement API/UI features and functionality

Who you are:

We’re looking for someone who can challenge the status quo and likes to stay curious. You enjoy working on meaningful projects and are energized by lifelong learning.

  • Requires candidates to currently be enrolled in an undergraduate, Masters, MBA or PhD degree program which is applicable to the position.

  • Excellent coding skills in Java

  • Hands on experience with at least one scripting language (ie Java Script, perl, Python)

  • Good Database concepts and experience with at least 1 database technology (ie SQL or NoSQL)

  • Strong programming skills, as well as the ability to read and code review complex code bases written by others

  • Ability to work collaboratively with the senior members of the development team in a very dynamic and adaptive environment

  • Hands-on programming experiences in UI and/or mobile application development is a plus

What you can expect from us:

  • A summer packed full of events to ensure Interns understand our technologies, our competitive landscape, our culture and our leadership philosophy.

  • Relocation and housing assistance (on a case by case basis)

  • Paid holiday time

  • Well-stocked offices with snacks, sodas and candy


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.

SAP is committed to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity and to providing reasonable 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 (Americas: or , APJ: , EMEA: C at at ). Requests for reasonable accommodation will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability:

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their age, race, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.

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