Intern, SQL Report Writer Job

SAP

SAP

Intern, SQL Report Writer Job

Alpharetta, GA
Internship
Paid
  • Responsibilities

    SAP started in 1972 as a team of five colleagues with a desire to do something new. Together, they changed enterprise software and reinvented how business was done. Today, as a market leader in enterprise application software, we remain true to our roots. That’s why we engineer solutions to fuel innovation, foster equality and spread opportunity for our employees and customers across borders and cultures.

    SAP values the entrepreneurial spirit, fostering creativity and building lasting relationships with our employees. We know that a diverse and inclusive workforce keeps us competitive and provides opportunities for all. We believe that together we can transform industries, grow economics, lift up societies and sustain our environment. Because it’s the best-run businesses that make the world run better and improve people’s lives.

    PURPOSE & OBJECTIVE OF POSITION

    The SQL Report Writer/ Junior SQL Programmer intern will be responsible for creating and modifying reports using DevExpress for our Center of Excellence Skills Management team. You will be an active participant in determining key business requirements and implementing those requirements in a format that effectively conveys the results to various audiences from front-line staff to C-Level executives. This role is expected to work independently, possess a personable/pleasant attitude in working with others, adhere to a schedule and participate in projects.

    EXPECTATIONS & TASKS

    The following responsibilities are not meant to be all inclusive and may be adjusted to meet the organization’s needs:

    • Create and modify reports and report templates using DevExpress and other tools.
    • Review and translate business requirements / user stories into report requirements
    • Research required data and data relationships
    • Build appropriate and useful reporting deliverables in accordance with due dates and project requirements
    • Prepare tables, charts, graphs or spreadsheets in a clear, concise and easy to understand manner for inclusion in reports and presentations as needed.
    • Troubleshoot issues reported by users to correct report defects / anomalies
    • Analyze existing SQL queries / reports improvements
    • Suggest new queries to optimize and improve reporting
    • Provide timely scheduled management reporting
    • Highly self-motivated and willing/able to troubleshoot/solve issues
    • Work cooperatively with coworkers to address concerns, train others, enhance own skill set and develop solutions which will result in higher standards and increased quality of service
    • Maintain communication with supervisor regarding issues and progress on projects
    • Maintain a high quality of work ethic and professionalism
    • Accurately report any security issues or threats to supervisor

    SKILLS / COMPETENCIES

    • Experience in data analysis and report design/development.
    • Knowledge and experience with relational databases/concepts and query tools.
    • Experience in Business Objects – developing complex reports; creating calculations, variables, and user objects; creating prompts, filters, and conditions to improve report usability; validating data against multiple sources; producing detailed and consistent formatting for reports with various output (e.g., PDF, excel); scheduling reports for delivery
    • Use of business intelligence reporting tools– creating graphs, formulas, and advanced functions, retrieving/importing data from other sources – Report design, filtering data.
    • Results-oriented Quick-learner able to learn and consistently apply nuanced concepts specific to the business needs.
  • Qualifications

    EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS

    • Bachelor’s/Associate’s degree in Computer Technology, MIS, Computer Science or related field preferred

    QUALIFICATIONS

    • 1 - 3 years’ experience with SQL to develop and maintain forms and reports as well as general database knowledge
    • Intermediate to advanced Excel, and familiarity with MS SQL server
    • Expert knowledge designing and deploying Reports in DevExpress, Crystal, MS SQL Report Writer, or similar platform
    • Exposure to other programming languages and environments including Java, Python and Visual Basic a plus
    • Training
    • Possess excellent written and oral communication, organizational and interpersonal skills
    • Possess strong analytical thinking and problem-solving skills to support the demands of our learners and their leadership.
    • Strong interest in building solutions for analytics and data presentation.
    • Curiosity about data and the ability to translate data-driven insights into decisions and actions.
    • Self-starter, self-managed, quick learner, problem-solver with a positive, collaborative, and team-based attitude
    • Ability to extract reporting requirements from design sessions and discussions

    WHAT YOU GET FROM US

    Success is what you make it. At SAP, we help you make it your own. A career at SAP can open many doors for you. If you’re searching for a company that’s dedicated to your ideas and individual growth, recognizes you for your unique contributions, fills you with a strong sense of purpose, and provides a fun, flexible and inclusive work environment – apply now

    SAP'S DIVERSITY COMMITMENT

    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 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: Careers.NorthAmerica@sap.com or Careers.LatinAmerica@sap.com, APJ: Careers.APJ@sap.com, EMEA: Careers@sap.com).

    Successful candidates might be required to undergo a background verification with an external vendor.

  • Industry
    Computer Software
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  • About Us
    SAP is the world’s largest business software company – founded in 1972 and headquartered in Walldorf, Germany. SAP's mission is to Run Simple, and they're big on using their technological and business know-how to make the world a better place. SAP invests in research that can save lives, and they're passionate about sustainability and social responsibility.