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SAP Overview

Newtown Square, PA
10000+ employees
Company - Public (SAP)
Information Technology
$10+ billion (USD) per year
As market leader in enterprise application software, SAP (NYSE: SAP) helps companies of all sizes and industries run better. From back office to boardroom, warehouse to storefront, desktop to mobile device – SAP empowers people and organizations to work together more ... Read more

Glassdoor Awards

Highest Rated CEOs: 2017 (#24), 2016 (#27), 2013 (#2)

Best Places to Work: 2017 (#15), 2013 (#42), 2009 (#8)

Company Updates

  • More than 70% of SAP employees worldwide participated in Own SAP, showing that its employees really believe in SAP and, therefore, want to become shareholders.

    SAP Offers Award-Winning Employee Share Purchase Plan

    SAP recognizes that its workforce is key to its success and acknowledges the commitment of its employees. Employees who give their best for SAP every day should also have a stake in SAP's success. SAP has recently won the prestigious Global Equity Organization (GEO)* award for "Best Plan Effectiveness" to recognize its employee share purchase plan, Own SAP.

  • SAP is committed to customers’ ongoing digital transformation and fostering top talent. Congrats to all, including new Exec Board members Adaire Fox-Martin & Jennifer Morgan!

    SAP Promotes Proven Leaders to Strengthen the Company

    SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) today announced newly expanded responsibilities of key executives. Robert Enslin and Bernd Leukert will shift and expand their portfolios as members of the Executive Board of SAP SE. The Supervisory Board of SAP SE has named Adaire Fox-Martin and Jennifer Morgan to the Executive Board.

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SAP – Why Work For Us?

Together, we achieve great things when you join SAP.

 We believe innovation is more than developing software – it's developing breakthrough technologies and best practices that shape IT trends and helps companies of all sizes and industries run better.

 Our people represent the greatest asset and the secret behind our continued success.

 The diverse range of individuals drive innovation, wow customers, and create the ultimate work environment. And best of all, we have fun.

The atmosphere here is seriously productive without being too serious. Flexible hours, tuition reimbursement, mentorship programs, and healthy exercise initiatives create an environment that balances freedom with accountability. That’s why SAP is consistently recognized as one of the world’s best places to work by many global, national, and regional awards.

 At SAP, we put a huge effort into creating a workplace that attracts motivated, creative, and forward-thinking employees who help the world run better and improve people’s lives.

 As colleagues, we support, challenge and inspire one another every day; that camaraderie, combined with training, mentoring, abundant international opportunities and flexible work schedule, leads us to accomplish more than we thought possible.

 Our core values “How We Run” is a set of behaviors that describe how we get things done and what makes our culture unique.




You'll make an impact from day one – within your team, your clients, your personal development and the creative solutions you’ll bring. The support you'll receive will be second to none. 


At SAP, we believe in rewarding awesomeness. We offer some of the best employee benefits in our industry, from performance-based rewards to über-comprehensive packages. Your particular benefits package will depend on your position, location, and years with the company – and all of them come with flexibility for you and your family. Explore the employee benefits you’ll enjoy while working at one of the world’s top business software companies.

  • Competitive salary
  • Free or subsidized lunch Health and life insurance
  • Flexible working
  • Health & life insurance
  • Retirement plan
  • And much much more


Our mission is to harness diversity and inclusion to inspire ideas and ignite innovation.

 With over 293,500 customers in 190 countries, SAP is diversity of thought.

 We are a company dedicated to the entrepreneurial spirit that bring varying backgrounds, ideas, and points-of-view that enable us to continually push what’s technically possible.

 Our diverse perspectives come from many sources including gender, race, age, national origin, sexual orientation, as well as professional and life experiences.

 We work to develop leaders and shape future talent pools to help bring people closer to business intelligence.

To learn more about our diversity click here.



Helping the world run better is about what each of us can contribute.

 Join our Talent Community to get the information you need on careers at SAP straight from the source. Register to let us know what job(s) you’re interested in. You’ll receive email notifications once we being accepting applications for positions that matter to you.



Make an Impact and Make it Count.

 At SAP, we are always looking for ways to do our part and make people’s lives better. Our Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) focuses on three main areas: 

  1. Volunteering
  2. Scaling Social Enterprises
  3. Education & Workforce development

From our annual volunteer events, to individual hands-on help or business coaching and support, SAP employees contribute their time and talents in a variety of ways to support social organizations in their communities and globally.

 We support the accelerated growth of social enterprises that approach the world’s most pressing societal challenges with innovative business models. We offer pro bono volunteering programs, enterprise technology solutions, and financial support for social and entrepreneurial enterprises in mature and emerging markets.

 As SAP, we know that the fundamental means for people to fulfill their potential is through education. That’s why we proudly support innovative educational initiatives that help young people pursue science, IT or entrepreneurial careers, even providing free education and employment opportunities in developing regions such as Africa and Brazil.

 Additionally, every October, SAP embarks on its signature corporate volunteer initiative – Month of Service – where you’ll have the chance to use your personal and professional skills for your community’s needs.

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    SAP is very in-touch with the reality of today's workforce. Many employees have a variety of needs - SAP helps connect employees to those needs. Based on my assignment, I have the privilege to work from home - and can move anywhere in the world that I choose. I also have benefits that meet my family's needs. My manager is great - and we always connect at least 2-3 times per week to check-in.


    We're a large organization. With this, it can be challenging to know what each part of the organization does on a daily basis. This can really be more of a "pro" than a "con." But those who need to see the whole organization will find this challenging.

    Advice to Management

    We have top talent in all parts of the organization. To keep top talent happy (and staying at SAP), keep on encouraging professional growth and development at all levels.

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SAP Interviews



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    Silicon Valley Next Talent Program Interview

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    I applied through college or university. I interviewed at SAP (Palo Alto, CA).


    Apply for the program, initial screening with a recruiter, another call with the program lead, then two technical interviews on campus or via Skype. Theres about 1-2 week lag between each of these separate rounds. Be Patient.

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SAP Awards & Accolades

  • FlexJobs' 100 Top Companies with Remote Jobs, FlexJobs, 2017
  • 100% on Corporate Equality Index - Best Places to Work for LGBT Equality, Human Rights Campaign, 2017
  • Best Company to Work For, Glassdoor, 2017
  • Excellence in HR through Technology, Employer Branding Institute, 2017
  • Best HR Strategy in Line with Business, Employer Branding Institute, 2017
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