SAP Development Senior Manager - SAP Sports & Entertainment (f/m) Job in Berlin, Germany

Requisition ID: 131939

Work Area: Software-Design and Development

Location: Berlin

Expected Travel: 0 - 30%

Career Status: Management

Employment Type: Regular Full Time

COMPANY DESCRIPTION

SAP’s vision is to help the world run better and improve people’s lives.

As the cloud company powered by SAP HANA®, SAP is a market leader in enterprise application software, helping companies of all sizes and industries run better. SAP empowers people and organizations to work together more efficiently and use business insight more effectively. SAP applications and services enable our customers to operate profitably, adapt continuously, and grow sustainably.

At SAP, we believe in the power of collaboration and empower our employees to perform at their best in an environment that encourages free and open expression of ideas. You’ll work alongside creative thinkers who share your interests, while turning big ideas into reality for our customers. With innovative job training, mentors to help you grow, and the flexibility to balance your work and personal life, you’ll be able to get more out of your career. It’s no wonder that some of the sharpest minds from around the world are working for a company that is consistently recognized as a global top employer.

Now it’s your turn to take the next step and help make the world Run Simple.

Development (Senior) Manager – SAP Sports & Entertainment (f/m)

ABOUT SAP

As market leader in enterprise application software, SAP helps companies of all sizes and industries run better. From back office to boardroom, warehouse to storefront, desktop to mobile device – SAP empowers people and organizations to work together more efficiently and use business insight more effectively to stay ahead of the competition.

PURPOSE AND OBJECTIVES

The SAP Sports & Entertainment Industry Business Unit is a newly created industry group within SAP. It is a fast paced, energetic and exciting work environment full of new potential and entrepreneurial team members. It offers a rare opportunity to work in a startup like environment within SAP. Within our team, we practice a trust-based working model.

With our SAP for Sports and Entertainment industry solutions, we are bringing our experience and excellent technology to entertainment organizations, sports teams, leagues, associations, and venues to help them run faster, smarter and simpler. Our new solutions are designed to deepen fan engagement, drive tickets sales, enhance on-field performance, and optimize business efficiency.

We are looking for an experienced Senior Manager with strong operational and managerial background to act as a Development Manager for one of the Development Teams within the SAP Event Ticketing Unit and be part of the Leadership team of that unit.

This includes the people management as well as the strategic development of this unit, direct support for the Sports & Entertainment Dev. unit head and close collaboration with all the IBU for Sports and Entertainment, the portfolio team in as well as the cloud operations team.

EXPECTATIONS AND TASKS

  • Manages employees in teams in Berlin and Walldorf

  • Accomplishes staff results by communicating job expectations; planning, monitoring, and praising job results; coaching, counseling, and disciplining employees; developing, coordinating, and enforcing systems, policies, procedures, and productivity standards

  • Acts as a “customer`s advocate” within the team and brings services quality and availability to the next level

  • Works as a project coordinator/project manager on other projects that may be considered beneficial in improving operational stability and decreasing escalations for customers at large

  • Works with the team to push standardization and automation as well as quality standards

EDUCATION AND QUALIFICATIONS / SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES

  • University degree (BE, MSc.) in Computer Science or a related subject

Required skills

  • Track Record in Cloud Development

  • Experience to implement development best practices like Behavior Driven Development, Continuous Delivery, Agile

  • Experience to lead heterogeneous Development team cross locations

  • Good communication and teamwork skills

  • Strong analytical skills and initiative

  • Motivation to work in international and distributed teams

Preferred skills

  • Experience to lead Cloud Development Units that need to meet Uptime SLA of 99,9%

  • Experience in the Ticketing Industry

  • Experience in Software Redesign projects of successful products with huge customer base

  • Very good network within SAP

  • Results Driven

WORK EXPERIENCE

  • min 5 Years Cloud Experience

  • min 5 Years Working on projects, dealing with large complex development project

  • min 3 years’ experience with the following topics : Line Management , Performance Management, Project Management, Quality Management, Foster Teamwork, Handles Pressure, Giving Feedback

LOCATION

Berlin (Schönefeld)

EXPECTED TRAVEL

10- 30 %

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'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, sensory 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 contact us at Careers.Germany@sap.com . Requests for reasonable accommodation will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

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