SAP Senior Product Specialist Job in Bangalore, India

Requisition ID: 204108

Work Area: Consulting and Professional Services

Expected Travel: 0 - 10%

Career Status: Professional

Employment Type: Regular Full Time

COMPANY DESCRIPTION

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 AND OBJECTIVES

The Tools & Technology team is focused on creating products for internal and external customers. These solutions require a high degree of polish and quality throughout the customer experience of evaluating, purchasing, implementing, and using the software.

Product Managers at SuccessFactors lead the design and development of our cloud-based software suite. They work with a wide variety of internal stakeholders—including marketing, sales, services, support, UI designers, and engineers— across the full range of the product development cycle. They also interact directly with customers and prospects, both individually and collectively through webinars and user conferences.

Product Managers on our team drill into details to ensure that the product experience delights customers from start to finish. We collect and analyze customer and market data to determine product priorities, and then we champion those strategies to ensure maximize customer and company success.

In this role, you will start with responsibilities in Suite Reporting & dashboards. You will own the specification and execution of requirements to fulfill the product roadmap in this area, working closely with stakeholders in SuccessFactors and other SAP organizations, within SAC and SuccessFactors product organizations.

You will act as the champion and spokes-person for your owned topics with engineering as well as other internal and customer facing teams. You will drive the non-functional and service delivery requirements of the solutions working with the Service Delivery Organization.

EXPECTATIONS AND TASKS

  • Gather requirements from customers / other product managers, prospects, sales, and professional services consultants, and write detailed product specifications for engineering

  • Perform demand and competitive analysis in determining and prioritizing feature requirements for existing and new products

  • Work with engineering, project managers, UI, technical documentation, and QA, to drive product development schedules

  • Communicate product capabilities and plans to internal and external audiences.

  • Will be in the center of SAPs strategic innovations of SAP SF and contribute to SAPs Cloud strategy.

  • Will define and continuously improve the existing End-to-End Experience approach together with the global team

  • Will be mainly responsible for defining, creating and testing of scenarios from the end to end experience perspective to support the regression test of customers during the upgrade phase which includes definition and testing of scenarios including business perspective.

  • The output of these activities will be the development of your enhancement ideas to support a fast and simplified deployment experience.

  • Our promise to you is that we facilitate and support your learning with seasoned colleagues and mentors.

EDUCATION AND QUALIFICATIONS/ SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES

  • You have a Bachelor’s degree in computer science, engineering, business economics or similar

  • You drive autonomously & take responsibility of the assigned topics which have to fit into the overall approach

  • You have high communication and networking competency, and being a team player

  • You are interested and enthusiastic to develop and implement new ideas in a highly interactive and agile environment

  • You have strong analytical and logical skills

  • You have testing experience and a strong technical affinity

  • Sound communication skills in English (oral, written and presentation)

  • Knowledge about cloud implementation approaches

Preferred Skills

  • Experience in SW development, or product management or related role

  • Experience with Agile development practices

  • Excellent problem solving skills

  • SAP / SuccessFactors HCM Product Development or Consulting Experience

  • Advanced Project Management Skills

WORK EXPERIENCE

  • Min 6 years of professional experience in product management of related area along the entire product experience and/or in implementation of SAP products (ideally Cloud) and/or related architecture topics and/or validation/testing of software products.

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.

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