SAP Ireland


At SAP, making an impact means making a difference in the world.

From helping businesses run better to enabling communities to work smarter, everyone at SAP has the opportunity to create change. To learn more about where you can make an impact, explore the variety of career paths that SAP can offer on the careers at SAP


In 1972, five individuals with a passion for computing had an idea — to create solutions to help businesses run better.

SAP, which stands for Systems, Applications, and Products in Data Processing, is one of the leading companies in the IT sector and one of the largest independent software companies in the world.

SAP produces the software that helps some of the world’s best and most successful companies run their businesses. SAP has approximately 60,000 employees and sales and development locations in 75 countries  and revenues in excess of €14billion, SAP is a market leader in business software applications.

Did you know that SAP is part of almost everything you do every day? From snoozing your alarm clock to eating breakfast or driving your car, SAP software is at the heart of it all. SAP software helps some of your favorite brands run their businesses. SAP large customer base includes renowned companies, click here to learn more about SAP's customers.


In Ireland, SAP has offices in Dublin and Galway and employs over 1,200 people across 35 lines of business. Last year, SAP Ireland hired over 300 people, 100 of which were graduates! SAP graduates come from many different disciplines, most commonly Computer Science, Mathematics, Engineering, and Languages. In Ireland 50% of the workforce is employed in a technical discipline. Languages are desired in many lines of business in Ireland, particularly European languages where fluency is essential. SAP also has a very diverse culture with over 33 nationalities and values the unique qualities that each employee brings to the company and maintain a number-one employer status by breaking, not making, boundaries.

Click here to start your career at SAP Ireland today!


Professional growth is an important part of anyone’s career path. And everyone needs the tools and resources necessary to meet their goals.

At SAP, we want to help you every step of the way. That’s why we’ve created a variety of tools, resources, and programs to help you to maximize your potential, at every stage of your career.

Your career is just that—yours. We want to ensure you have all the information and support necessary to meet your goals.

Regardless of your experience or role, you’ll have the support you need to meet and exceed your career goals.

Types of roles available at SAP?

Research and Development, Systems Analysis, Software Development, Technical Writing, Message-Solving, Cloud Support, Customer Service Project Management, Partner Management, Multimedia Design, Account Management, Communications, IT Support, Multilingual Technical Support.

Qualifications for roles at SAP?

Degrees sought in all disciplines including Computer Sciences, Engineering, Information Systems, Languages, Mathematics, Physics, Technical Writing, Translation, Communications, English, Journalism, Applied Languages, Business, Sales, Finance and Human Resources,

Graduate Opportunities available!

There are a number of opportunities available with SAP in both the Dublin and Galway office sites. Applications are welcome from relevant academic disciplines. SAP Ireland has recently been voted by students and graduates as one of Ireland’s Top 100 Graduate Employers.

Student Internships?

You can get a head start at SAP by working as an intern and become part of a rich, stimulating environment with access to technical experts, subject-matter experts and business professionals. SAP offer student internships of 6-9 months.


SAP offers a competitive benefits package including bonus, health care, pension, dental care, and complimentary 3 course lunch. Additional rewards and benefits offered to staff include holidays, health insurance, training etc.

SAP Ireland has an active sports and social club including dedicated clubs for tag rugby, running, cycling, photography, and surfing.


  • SAP software helps produce over 70% of the world’s chocolate.
  • SAP customers produce more than 65% of the world’s televisions.
  • SAP can reach more than 74% of the world’s population via text messaging.
  • SAP customers represent 85% of the Top 100 most valued brands in the world.
  • Almost two-thirds (63%) of the world's transaction revenue touches an SAP system.
  • SAP customers produce more than 52% of the world’s movies.
  • SAP customers manufacture more than 77,000 cars per day.
  • SAP customers produce more than 72% of the world's beer.


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SAP Ireland supported the gradireland National Student Challenge 2012/13 and 2013/14.


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