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Employer Awards Archive

SAP is a globally recognized employer of choice. Our employees continually help shape SAP into the company it is today. As a result of their hard work and innovation, SAP has been recognized as one of the world's best places to work by many global, national, and regional awards. It's an honor to be recognized.
 

Employer Award Highlights by Year

2017

Global
 
  • Our company qualified as a result of its success in appearing in Great Place to Work Best Workplaces Lists in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Greater China, India, Ireland, Korea, Peru, Singapore, Switzerland and United States. Learn more
  • Vault, the trusted source for professionals and students pursuing and managing high-potential careers, has rated of SAP’s internship program iXp #8 in the top 25 Best Tech and Engineering Internships. Learn more
  • SAP is the winner of the 2017 TSIA STAR Award for Innovation in Execution of Education Services with its portfolio of transformational Digital Learning Solutions including openSAP, SAP Learning Hub, SAP Live Access and Certification in the Cloud. Learn more
  • Comparably ranked SAP #38 among the 50 best large companies to work for in 2017.  Comparably analyzed over 3 million employee ratings on 30,000 US companies to come up with an overall satisfaction rank. Learn moore
  • With Own SAP won the award for Best International Plan at the ProShare Annual Awards in London! In addition we had been commended on our most effective use of technology. Learn more
  • For the fourth year in a row, SAP earned a perfect score for its support of LGBT employees. The award comes from the Human Rights Campaign – the largest organization dedicated to LGBT equality in the United States. Learn more
  • SAP is the first multinational tech company to receive Global Gender Equality Certification, recognizing our global commitments and actions in achieving and sustaining gender diversity and equality in the workplace. Learn more
  • Each year FlexJobs finds the 100 companies that posted the most remote-friendly job openings throughout the last year. “Remote-friendly” means the openings must offer some level of telecommuting. SAP has made the list for the 5th year in a row. Learn more
  • Glassdoor names SAP #1 "2017 Best Places to Work" for in Germany and one of top 2017 Best Places to Work in US, Canada, UK. Accolade comes on top of Bill McDermott’s Glassdoor nomination as one of the highest rated CEOs of 2017.Learn more
  • SAP won 2 awards (Best Candidate Experience, Best In-House Innovation) and 3 accolades (Best In-House Recruitment Team, Best Leadership, Best Recruitment Technology) at the prestigious Recruiter Awards. Learn more
  • SAP was announced as the 21st most valuable brand in the 2017 BrandZ™ Top 100 Most Valuable Global Brands ranking! SAP’s brand ranking increased one spot from last year, and our brand value was estimated at $45,194 million, an increase of 16% vs. 2016.
  • SAP won 7 awards at the Employment Brand Management Awards. We were especially recognized for our Best Localization of Employer Brand Management Program and the Best Employer Brand Management Innovation. Learn more
  • SAP was recognized for having the "Best Leadership" by the internationally competitive FIRM Awards and highly recommended for the "Best Social Recruitment Strategy".
  • SAP has been awarded the prestigious GEO award for “Best Plan Effectiveness” to recognize SAP’s employee share purchase plan Own SAP. Own SAP enables employees to purchase company stock with a generous company benefit and low investment risk. Learn more
  • SAP won the Best in Employer Branding Award at the People Matters League Awards.
  • SAP was awarded the following titles in the 2017 Business Excellence Awards: Best Enterprise Application Software Provider 2017 & AI Excellence Award for Employee Benefit Initiatives. Learn more
  • SAP's global Employer Brand team received 4 awards at the prestigious Employer Branding Awards ceremony for their excellence in HR through technology and strategy, and recruiting innovation. Learn more
  • The Anita Borg Institute’s Top Companies for Women Technologists is a national program that recognizes companies committed to building workplaces where women in technology roles can thrive. Learn more
  • The ranking, which highlights the top 100 most reputable companies based on feedback collected from some 170,000 respondents familiar with them, is compiled annually by The Reputation Institute (RI). Learn more
  • At the 38th annual Telly Awards SAP won 2 silver awards for our "Career Quest" video and the video "The Power to Be Yourself" in the category Branded Content and Entertainment in Craft-Use of Animation and we received another 10 bronze awards in the category Videos/Shows/Segments in Craft-Use of Animation. Learn more
  • Brandon Hall Group Excellence Awards: The Brandon Hall Group Excellence Awards Program is the most prestigious awards program in the industry. Often times called the “Academy Awards” by Learning, Talent and Business Executives, the program was one of the first of its kind in the  learning industry, which was pioneered in 1994.

Here a few examples:

Best Advance in Interviewing Strategy, Best Candidate Experience (Brand Insights Book), Best Unique or Innovative Talent Aquisition Program (iXp), Best Learning Program Supporting a Change Transformation Business Strategy, Best Sales Onboarding, Best Unique or Innovative Sales Training Program, Best Advance in Leadership Development, Best Unique or Innovative Learning Development Program, Best Sales Leadership Development Program, HCM Citizenship (Social Sabbatical), Best Advance in Leadership Development (Talent Rotation Program, )Best Advance in Competencies and Skill Development,Best Advance in High Potential Development

Americas
 
  • In collaboration with Great Place to Work, SAP America was named one of Fortune’s 100 Best Companies to Work for in 2017! At SAP, employees truly have the power, opportunity, and resources to bring new ideas to life. Learn more
  • SAP for the fifth year in a row earned a perfect score of 100 percent for its support for LGBT employees from the Human Rights Campaign, the United States’ largest organization dedicated to LGBT equality. SAP also earned a perfect score of 100 percent for its support for LGBT employees from the Human Rights Campaign in Mexico. Learn more
  • SAP is pleased to announce we are among the winners of the annual Glassdoor Employees’ Choice Best Places to Work in 2017 in the U.S., Canada, and U.K., as well as receiving a first-place win in Germany! The Best Places to Work Awards rely solely on the input of employees, who elect to provide feedback on their jobs and work environments – such as company culture, compensation & benefits, senior management, and work-life balance. Learn more
  • SAP Canada was recognized as a platinum level best employer in 2017 by Aon Hewitt. Learn more
  • The Potentialpark OTaC Overall Ranking has recognized SAP for having the second best employers’ performance across four major channels: Career Website, Online Application, Social and Professional Networks (such as Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube, Xing and Viadeo, Blogs), and Mobile Career Communication (Websites and Apps). Learn more
  • Fortune and Great Place to Work have published a list of top places to work in the Chicago area. We are delighted to share that SAP has been included! Learn more
  • On March 31, SAP America was named one of 50 People Companies That Care! Learn more
  • SAP was selected as a top employer for the Drexel Co-op Program. Learn more
  • Based upon two years of HR interviews, employee surveys, and research conducted from 2016 to 2017, Mogul set out to identify the companies worldwide leading the change and paving the way forward for the future of the workplace. Learn more
  • Canada’s Top 100 Employers project is a national competition to determine which employers lead their industries in offering exceptional workplaces for their employees. Learn more
  • SAP has been named a 2017 Top Workplace in Philadelphia by Philly.com based on results of an employee feedback survey! Learn more
  • Fortune partner Great Place to Work to surveyed more than 42,000 employees of U.S. technology companies and awarded SAP America 6th place. Learn more
  • SAP America was named one of 2017’s Best Workplaces for Giving Back by Great Place to Work and Fortune Magazine. Learn more
  • Thanks to its support for employee volunteerism and STEM Education, SAP America has been recognized as one of the most community-minded companies by The Civic 50, an initiative of Points of Light that sets the standard for corporate civic engagement and creates a road map for companies seeking to best use their time, talent and resources to improve the quality of life in the communities in which they do business. Learn more
  • The award is a tremendous achievement given that Stevie received over 2,300 nominations from organizations of all sizes and in virtually every industry, and that the submission was SAP Sales Learning’s first attempt at gaining recognition for the breadth of its offerings. Learn more
  • 7 SAP Sales Learning programs had been recognized for "Excellence in Practice" by the by the Association for Talent Development (ATD)—the world’s largest association dedicated to those who develop talent in organizations. Winners were selected from over 220 entries—submitted by organizations around the world. Learn more
  • SAP Labs Latin America was awarded the #1 best company to work for in Brazil in the mid-sized multinational companies category. Businesses from the entire country participated in the survey in 2017 and we jumped from the 5th place to the top spot. Learn more
  • In setting the bar high for workplace standards, GTA's Top Employers have demonstrated leading-edge initiatives to engage their employees and inspire people to be their best at work. Key is a variety of ongoing support for employee education and skills development to help individuals reach their full potential, whether through subsidies for tuition or professional accreditation, in-house training or mentoring programs. Learn more
  • This special designation recognizes the employers that offer the nation's best workplaces and programs for young people just starting their careers. The employers on this list are Canada's leaders in attracting and retaining younger employees to their organizations.Learn more
  • We are thrilled to annoucned that we have received 8th place in the top 10 best companies regarding Gender Intelligence in Colombia! Learn more
  • SAP has been named a 2017 Top Workplace ~ Pittsburgh! A formal and public announcement was published by the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette on August 20th. Learn moreWorking parents are often juggling a lot, including their own careers. And the best companies for working parents are typically those that offer flexible work options to help parents with the constant juggle they’re performing. Learn more
  • SAP is officially named One of the Best Places to Work for Recent Grads! The top 25 employers were chosen as winners based upon company culture, professional development, pay, benefits, work-life balance, and Glassdoor ratings. Learn more
  • We offer a supportive and equitable place to build a career, and we’re proud to announce that Great Place to Work and FORTUNE have named SAP one of the country’s Best Workplaces for Women. Learn more
  • Great Place to Work, partnering with Fortune, has crunched the numbers on thousands of employee surveys to create a new ranking of the best companies to work for in the Bay Area. Learn more
  • SAP in Argentina is the 5th best place to work according to the 2017 Best Places to Work for large enterprises by Great Place to Work. Learn more
  • SAP in Brazil is regularly making awards lists and it's no surprised it received another Best Places to Work award this year.  Learn more
  • An improvement among IT students to 18th place, raising us 2 points from last year at the Univerum 2017 ranking. Learn more
  • SAP in Brazil received another Great Places to Work award this year as one of the best IT companies to work for in Brazil. Learn more
  • SAP Labs Latin America was mentioned because of the development of products and solutions that made big impact and drew attention from the entire world.Learn more
  • For the fourth consecutive year, SAP Labs Latin America was awarded the best tech company to work for in Brazil by Você S/A magazine. Learn more
  • SAP in Chile is the 21st best place to work according to the 2017 Best Places to Work for large enterprises by Great Place to Work. Learn more
  • SAP in Peru is the 3rd best place to work according to the 2017 Best Places to Work for large enterprises by Great Place to Work. Learn more
  • SAP America ranked #16 on GPTW and Fortune Best Workplaces for Diversity in 2017. Learn more
  • SAP ranked #8 at the Best Workplaces for Parents by Great Place to Work. To determine the list, Great Place to Work took into account organizations' success in overcoming these differences in experience to create a great place to work for all employees, regardless of parenting status. SAP scored particularly high among all companies surveyed. Learn more

Europe
 
  • Glassdoor's annual Employees' Choice Awards honor the Best Places to Work across North America and parts of Europe. Winners are determined by the people who know these companies best—their employees. Learn more
  • Congratulations once again to SAP Belgium for a certificate regarding Great Place to Work 2017. Learn more
  • Special APLAUS Award 2017: SAP is committed worldwide to employ 1% of their employee population with autism by 2020. SAP Services in the Czech Republic was able to achieve this milestone three years early. Of the approximately 1,100 employees of SAP Services currently employs, 11 positions are filled by people on the autism spectrum. Learn more
  • In 2017, our CEO Bill McDermott earned a whopping approval rating on Glassdoor, and is one of the site’s highest rated CEOs in the U.S., Canada, France and Germany. Bill ranked #2 out of 10 in France with a 99% approval rating from employees and he ranked #7 out of 10 in Germany with a 98% approval rating. Learn more
  • PROUT Employer: The aim of the Foundation is to work to ensure that all work environments are open to all people, regardless of their sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression or sexual characteristics. Learn more
  • SAP has moved up to 4th place for best IT companies for recent graduates in Germany. Learn more
  • SAP is ranked #9 in the category of Top Companies Germany by LinkedIn.
  • Helping our people thrive and run their health! SAP Netherlands was awarded EU Best Practice for healthy workplaces. Learn more
  • Universum: Most Attractive Employers for IT Students: After a survey of IT students, SAP was ranked as one of the top employers to work for in the Nordic Region and Switzerland. Learn more
  • SAP Switzerland has been awarded with #4 by the Great Place to Work Institute as one of Switzerland´s Best Workplaces in the category Large Companies (250+ employees). Learn more
  • Best Employers in Austria: SAP Austria ranked 35 out of 1000 employers across Austria and ranked 4th out of 1000 employers across Austria in the field of IT/Telecom by Trend Magazine. Learn more
  • The Capital magazine has released his annual survey of 500 best company to work for in France. SAP is still ranked in the 7th place in the High Tech company raking! Learn more
  • SAP France received the certification "Happy Trainees" by Les Echos Start, which recognizes SAP as the best company to do an internship. Learn more
  • SAP Ireland was recognized as an International Philanthropist of the Year for their support in the African Coding Week initiative, which to date has supported over 400,000 young people in Africa. Learn more
  • We are delighted to announce that this year SAP Ireland achieved 5th Place in the Great Place to Work “Large Workplace” Category and was ranked 3rd out of all Large IT Companies. And SAP Ireland's Managing Director Liam Ryan, won the prestigious “Ireland’s Most Trusted Leader Award” from Great Place to Work. Learn more
  • Best Company for High Potentials: High potentials are students with international and practical experience, social or political commitment and excellent academic performance - they must be among the top 25 percent of their age. Learn more
  • SAP was ranked as among the for best companies for recent business graduates. Learn more
  • SAP was ranked as among the for best companies for recent IT graduates. Learn more
  • 20 Most Recommended Employers in the UK: In order to explore what companies are most likely to have employees that are ambassadors, Glassdoor announced a new ranking for the Most Recommended British Employers, according to their employees. The list is based on the input of current and former employees who have voluntarily reviewed their employer on Glassdoor. Learn more
  • SAP Labs Bulgaria is on third place in the main ranking as a TOP ICT Employer and we are the only company with more than 100 employees (730+ in fact). Learn more
  • SAP ranked #4 as a Best Companies to Work For in Europe. Dispatches Europe crowdsourced and used tools such as confidential job ranking website Glassdoor and Great Place to Work to get a reasonably large sampling. Learn more
  • SAP ranked #7th as one of Universum's Germany's Most Attrative Employers for IT Students and ranked #8th as Germany's Most Attrative Employers for IT Professionals. Universum gets more than 1,500,000 students and young professionals participate in their research annually, making it the world's largest employer branding survey. Learn more
  • SAP Poland was named “Best Employer” in the category of large enterprises by AON. SAP Poland's engagement index reached a record high of 81%. Learn more
  • SAP in the UK is among the Top 100 Undergraduate Employers 2017-2018, based on thousands of insightful, student-written reviews submitted on RateMyPlacement. Learn more
  • The Guardian UK 300: the most popular graduate employers for 2017/18. Learn more
  • The Potentialpark OTaC Overall Ranking has recognized SAP for having the 4th best  employers’ performance across four major channels in Europe: Career Website, Online Application, Social Media and Professional Networks and Mobile Career Communication (Websites and Apps).

Middle East and Africa
 
  • For the 6th consecutive time, SAP Labs Israel has been ranked in the BDI survey as one of the best companies to work for in the Israeli software industry. This year, we ranked in at the respectable 4th place, alongside Google and Microsoft. Learn more

Asia
 
  • The Asia Recruitment Awards are the most prestigious in the region. We have been fortunate to have secured 12 nominations for the ceremony in Singapore, 10 nominations for the ceremony in Hong Kong and SAP was honored to win 5 medals at the prestigious Asia Recruitment Awards at the ceremony in Malaysia. Learn more
  • SAP in Asia has been recognized as a best multinational workplace by Great Places to Work. Learn more
  • SAP is awarded the Ideal Employer – Respect for Its People by Universum. Learn more
  • After a survey of IT students, SAP was ranked as one of the top employers to work for in Singapore by Universum. Learn more
  • The Potentialpark OTaC Overall Ranking has recognized SAP for having the 3rd best employers’ performance across four major channels: Career Website, Online Application, Social Media and Professional Networks and Mobile Career Communication (Websites and Apps). Learn more
  • SAP has won the “2017 Best Employer For Women” award at the 2017 Her Village International Forum in China. This is another prestigious award following the EDGE certification in 2016.
  • Best EVP Award by Employer Branding Creativity Awards in Greater China 2017, organized by China’s largest HR media company HRoot China, and co-organized with REForce and Top Employers Institute. Learn more
  • SAP Labs India is ranked 5, India’s Best Companies to Work For, in a study conducted by The Economic Times in partnership with the Great Place to Work. Learn more
  • SAP has been awarded with AON Best Employer 2017 in Thailand for the Small Enterprise category. Learn more
  • SAP Asia won the Lean In award for Diversity & Inclusion at the TechXLR8 Awards in Singapore. Learn more
  • Honored to be at the Great Place to Work award ceremony and proud of SAP's super awesome people to achieve forth place - one up from last year! Learn more
 

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2016

Global

  • Glassdoor's annual Employees' Choice Awards honor the Best Places to Work across North America and parts of Europe. Winners are determined by the people who know these companies best—their employees.
  • Potentialpark has recognized SAP for having the best social media (ranked #1) for online talent communication in Europe and the 3rd best social media for online talent communication in Asia, and 3rd for social media interaction in the US
  • SAP has been recognized as a Top Employer in Israel, Saudi Arabia, Middle East, South Africa, Italy, France, UK, Netherlands, Belgium, Russia, Turkey thanks to its leading employee conditions.
  • FlexJobs, a job board for those seeking telecommuting, remote, or freelance work, released its annual list of the top 100 companies where SAP ranked 11th.
  • SAP was award Best Emerging Talent Recruitment Program  and for having the Best Diversity & Inclusion recruitment strategy by the FIRM awards.
  • SAP was recognized as the world’s 7th most valuable brand with the release of the 2016 randZ™ Top 20 Most Valuable Global Technology Brands ranking.
  • SAP won 6 awards at the Employment Brand Management Awards. We were especially recognized for our Employer Brand Menu concept, communication to external audiences, Autism programs, and Life at SAP social channels.
  • SAP was awarded "Most Effective Employment Brand Development" at the prestigious 2016 Recruiter Awards and was highly commended for its innovative "Autism at Work" recruitment.

Americas

Europe

Middle East and Africa

  • SAP is a recognized as a “Top Employer” (by Top Employers Institute) in South Africa thanks to its excellent employee conditions, development opportunities, compensation & benefits packages, and company culture.
  • SAP has been recognized as a Top Employer in the Middle East thanks to its leading employee conditions in Israel, Turkey, and Saudi Arabia.
  • SAP MENA were recipients of the GCC Best Employer Brand Awards - 2nd Edition hosted by the Employer Branding Institute and Stars of the Industry Group.

Asia Pacific

  • SAP was recognized as a "Best Employer" in China by Dajie, China's leading job board, with more than 12 million registered users, and more than 3,000 colleges and universities.
  • SAP qualified in the category of the Best Multinational Workplaces in Asia, based on the recognition received in China, India, Japan, Singapore and Korea.
  • SAP is a recognized as a Top “Top Employer” (by Top Employers Institute) in China thanks to its excellent employee conditions, development opportunities, compensation & benefits packages, and company culture.
  • Best social media talent interaction and top mobile talent interaction. The OTaC Social Media Talent Interaction Ranking measures employers’ performance across major Social and Professional networks such as: Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube, Xing, Viadeo and Blogs. And, the OTaC Mobile Talent Interaction Ranking measures employers’ performance on Mobile Career Websites and Career Apps.
  • Best employer brand development. The Asia Recruitment Awards focus on innovative and effective recruitment campaigns, technology, advertising and talent acquisition. SAP has been highly recognized for Best Employer Brand Development, Best Careers Website, and Best Regional Recruitment Program.

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2015

  • SAP Asia (Singapore) named top 5 best places to work at in Singapore by Great Place to Work Institute.
  • SAP Korea named top 3 IT MNC to work at in Korea by Great Place to Work Institute.
  • SAP is ranked 6th as Best Employer in Germany at Glassdoor’s annual Employee’s Choice Award and our CEO Bill McDermott is ranked 8th for the Highest Rated CEOs in Germany and 2nd in the same category in Canada.
  • SAP Canada is among the country's Top 100 Employers offering exceptional workplaces for their employees.
  • SAP for the third year in a row earned a perfect score of 100 percent for its support for LGBT employees from the Human Rights Campaign.
  • SAP Labs Latin America is recognized as the best company to work for in Brazil and the best IT company to work in Brazil for the second time in a row.
  • SAP Mexico was awarded with rank 9 for its HR policies and being a top employer in Mexico and recognized for its Gente Más program.
  • In Germany SAP was ranked 5th among the most attractive employers to work for based on a student survey and also ranked 5th among the most attractive employers to work for in Germany based on a survey for IT professionals conducted by Universum.
  • SAP Family & Career Wins Otto Heinemann Award for Efforts in Balancing Work and Family Care.
  • South Africa received a certification as a Top Employer for 2016.
  • SAP MENA were recipients of the GCC Best Employer Brand Awards - 2nd Edition hosted by Employer Branding Institute and Stars of the Industry Group.
  • SAP Australia has been recognized by the Australian Government as a best employer for women, creating an environment underpinned by equality.
  • Asia Recruitment Awards congratulated SAP Hong Kong for silver place in its diversity & inclusion strategy.
  • SAP Labs China wins "Best Companies to Work for in Greater China” for the 2nd time by Great Place to Work.
  • SAP won the gold award in the category "Best Recruitment Marketing & Employer Branding Program" in the Brandon Hall Group HCM Excellence Awards Program - the most prestigious awards program in the Human Capital Management industry.
  • SAP Labs Bulgaria has been selected as a National Champion representing Bulgaria in the 2015/16 European Business Awards in the Employer of the Year Award category.
  • SAP Labs Latin America was ranked 7th by Great Place to Work among the greatest companies to work for in Brazil.
  • SAP ranked in the Top 50 "Most Attractive Companies in Latin America".
  • SAP was ranked #9 among big companies of more than 250 employees in Switzerland by the Great Place to Work Institute.
  • SAP France was certified Top Employer by the Top Employers Institute for the third consecutive year and is listed among the most attractive employers by Universum.
  • SAP Labs France was certified Top Employer by the Top Employers Institute and is listed among the most attractive employers by Universum.
  • SAP UK was certified as a Top Employer by the Top Employers Institute and listed among the 30 UK’s best workplaces in the category for large companies by Great Place to Work Institute.
  • 2015 SAP is announced as one of the Leading International Content Marketers in Germany by LinkedIn.
  • SAP was ranked 14 as Top Place to Work for New Dads by Fatherly!
  • SAP was ranked #59 among the World’s Most Attractive Employers by Universum.
  • SAP Turkey was recognized with rank 6 as Great Place to Work in the market in the category of companies with 50-500 employees and got a special award for  “Equal Opportunity and Support for Women”.
  • Based on an employee feedback survey by Workplace Dynamics, SAP was named to the 2015 Top Workplaces lists in Philadelphia and Atlanta, placing 7th and 13th, respectively. Forbes Magazine ranks SAP 189th of the Top 500 Best Employers in the U.S., and also positions us as 9th in IT, Internet, Software & Services industry category.
  • SAP Japan ranked #22 by the Great Place to Work Institute.
  • Israel and Saudi Arabia recognized as Top Employers by Top Employer Institute.
  • SAP America earns perfect score on the Human Rights Campaign Foundations 2015 Corporate Equality Index for Second Concurrent Year.
  • SAP America recognized as CareerBliss’s 50 Happiest Companies in America for 2015.
  • America ranked #9 for 100 Top Companies to Watch for Remote Jobs in 2015.
  • SAP Germany achieves Best Employer in the category Telecommunication & IT for large companies by Focus, Xing and Kununu.
  • SAP Ireland ranked #7 in the Best Multinational Organisation Category by Great place to work Institute.

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