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2018-06-212018-07-21

Supply Chain Product Manager Job

SAP
  • Job Code
    184173
Supply Chain Product Manager Job

Supply Chain Product Manager Job

Date: May 29, 2018

City: Palo Alto, CA, US

Company: SAP

Requisition ID: 184173
Work Area: Software-Design and Development
Expected Travel: 0 - 10%
Career Status: Management
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 SAP DSCM Emerging Technologies is a strategic innovation entity within SAP Digital Supply chain and manufacturing, combining software engineering excellence with thought leadership and entrepreneurial spirit. We focus on building strong teams to build pioneer game-changing solutions in close collaboration with customers & partners in industry and research as well as with other SAP units. By exploring unconventional ideas and developing inspiring proofs of concept, we push the state of the art in computer science and it's applied fields to provide SAP with foresight into future trends.

 
As a product Expert for Supply chain and manufacturing emerging technologies you will work in a team of experienced product owners, GTM, sales team to take on challenges posed by the SAP supply chain and manufacturing customers. The main focus is in converting supply chain business scenarios into technical solutions to ensure customer satisfaction and to give the development team all the required information for a successful development. This role also includes collaboration with stakeholders from GTM, sales, presales and product experts from supply chain organization. In this role, you influence the product strategy, contribute in the product definition and operationalize the roll out to ensure a smooth knowledge transfer to key internal and external stakeholders. To achieve this, you need a strong customer / end-user centric attitude but also solid analytical and technical skills in combination with good strategic thinking and the ability to work conceptually.

In this role you will be -

 

  • accountable for delivering desirable products and representing the customer and stakeholders to ensure the Team is building the right product and therefore delivering the expected ROI.
  • be a customer contact for product features, product roadmap and support customer escalations if required. 
  • collect & incorporate feedback from customers and provide feedback to the development team. 
  • providing a rollout infrastructure, build communities and networks across organizations to scale knowledge e.g. connecting people via Jam Groups or moderate SAP SCN pages
  • supporting customer-facing activities such as customer / partner workshops or events such as TechEd
     

EDUCATION AND QUALIFICATIONS / SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES

 

  • Extensive work experience in Supply Chain Management (SCM), Manufacturing and SAP enterprise suite
  • Must possess a unique blend of business and technical savvy; a big-picture vision, and drive to make that vision a reality
  • Rich experience of requirement gathering and solution discussion with customer
  • Passion for products and its adoption
  • Strong business/functional inclination and ability to quickly grasp functional topics
  • Strong analytical skills and networking skills
  • Degree (BE/BTech/ME/Mtech/MCA) in Computers/Electronics/Information Technology with distinction 

 

WORK EXPERIENCE

 

  • 10+ years of experience in Product Management
  • 8+ experience in Supply chain management
  • Strong network within the SAP organization
  • Solid knowledge about SAP Applications and Technologies
  • High degree of self-motivation
  • Strong communication skills

 

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 interested in applying for employment with SAP and 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: or , APJ: , EMEA: ). Requests for reasonable accommodation will be considered on a case-by-case basis. Successful candidates might be required to undergo a background verification with an external vendor.

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability:
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their age, race, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.

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