graduate scheme
Expires14 days

Graduate Application Consultants

Job description

We are looking for amazing individuals who want to start their IT career with SAP technologies and to join a brilliant graduate programme. If you are seeking an exciting and fulfilling challenge where you will work towards becoming a Subject Matter Expert in your field, be assisting in transformational and business change, enjoy a large scope for progression and want to be part of a high performing and motivated team, then this is the programme for you.

SAP is one of the world's leading producers of software for the management of business processes, developing solutions that facilitate information flow across organisations. Providing multiple business functions that helps companies better manage complex business processes. Thus, enabling access to real-time insights across the enterprise.

Our SAP Delivery Centre is an exciting and challenging place to work, you will work as part of a team providing application support, administration and development and have a detailed training path which encompasses the relevant SAP technical qualifications and a detailed soft skills plan which is a great start to your technical career within SAP. This role will give you exposure into all the areas of SAP allowing you to have insights into what you and the business think is the right career path within SAP for you.

About the opportunity

As a SAP Application Engineer you will part of a team that supports different streams of work. Whether it's providing application management support within the Live Services Team or delivery work through the Project Team, this role requires you to build sound knowledge of the specific, implemented SAP technologies. You'll hone your expertise through frequent use of the system, as well as training and guidance from our senior SAP consultants. You will find this is an extremely dynamic role with opportunities to develop technical expertise, as well as the client facing soft skills you need to excel in IT consulting.

You will be expected to:

  • Gain knowledge and expertise in specific SAP technologies and modules, working closely with the functional application consultants or/and other team members.
  • Become an expert in ABAP, BASIS, Security, PI, Portal, IS
  • Work in a devops environment
  • Work with platforms such as Azure/ Linux / Unix

Support the Live Services team by:

  • Resolving incidents identified by end users
  • Working with the client to understand and diagnose new issues, as well as potential issues which may arise in the future.
  • Working with the development team to implement fixes.
  • Reporting to service delivery managers on deliverables.

Support the Project team by:

  • Attending workshops.
  • Working with the client to clarify requirements.
  • Creating/updating project documentation.
  • Understanding the project lifecycle and agile methodology.
  • Work to deadlines and know when to escalate potential problems.

Who you will be working with

Capgemini is a global leader in partnering with companies to transform and manage their business by harnessing the power of technology. The Group is guided everyday by its purpose of unleashing human energy through technology for an inclusive and sustainable future. It is a responsible and diverse organization of 290,000 team members in nearly 50 countries. With its strong 50-year heritage and deep industry expertise, Capgemini is trusted by its clients to address the entire breadth of their business needs, from strategy and design to operations, driven by the fast evolving and innovative technologies. Capgemini believes that digital transformation should benefit all of humanity. Capgemini intends to be a benchmark in terms of its contribution to society, not just for its own activities but for those of its customers too, fighting exclusion and acting to promote diversity, ensuring equal opportunities and the preservation of natural resources. The very heart of the Group’s purpose is to build an inclusive and sustainable future for all, enabled by technology, drawing on the energy of its talents and also the talents of its customers and partners.

What we will offer you

  • You will be working alongside people who are experts in different technologies and have a wealth of technical and client experience. It is often fast-paced, and we work in a collaborative environment. You’ll be involved from day one with a team around you, be stretched and, just as importantly, be trusted.
  • Long term, professional and accelerated development, and career progression, in an environment that encourages entrepreneurial spirit. It’s all on offer at Capgemini.
  • So, expect the training, support and challenge you need to capitalise on what makes you special – and to be able to confidently pursue the career path that most inspires you
  • It’s all part of our commitment to hiring the best people and enabling them to achieve their full potential with us, regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity
  • Corporate Responsibility & Sustainability: we'll give you multiple opportunities to get involved with the extra activities we call 'Giving Back', which means you'll be involved with fun and charitable events, from the Palace to Palace cycle ride, to beach cleans, careers fairs, football tournaments, and much more.
  • To be part of a 360 strong Graduate, Apprentice & Placement community that are supportive and to be part of local social events, giving you access to the MU’s large graduate community

What we are looking for

  • A bachelor’s degree in a STEM subject or a non-IT/Stem related degree but have any
  • self-taught IT skills
  • Most importantly, we want people with an appetite for learning new technologies and to be passionate about constant development
  • Great communication (written and verbal) and interpersonal skills which you’ll use to engender trust in client relationships, and to build supportive and productive team relationships
  • Plenty of drive, curiosity and willingness to challenge and be challenged, appetite to continually develop skills
  • Passion for technology, desire to build an IT/SAP career, flair for solving problems, strong analytical skills

Accepted degree subjects


Additional job details

Competitive salary

Contract, dates and working times
Fixed term


How to apply

Some of our roles may require security clearance. To meet security clearance requirements, you will need to have lived in the UK for the past five years. If you have spent more than three months outside the UK in that period, we will unfortunately not be able to consider you for the role.

At Capgemini, academics form part of our overall hiring decision but we don’t screen out purely based on academic performance. We will assess your suitability for a role using several tools including strengths and critical reasoning assessments, video assessment and assessment centres.

Click Apply to start your application now. This job will be available on Prospects until 31 August 2022

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Closing date:  31 August 2022

Expires14 days

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