SAP Information Developer (Associate) / (Junior) Technical Writer: S/4HANA Package Build & Framewor Job in Walldorf/St. Leon-Rot, Germany

Requisition ID: 132106

Work Area: Communication

Location: Walldorf/St. Leon-Rot

Expected Travel: 0 - 10%

Career Status: Graduate

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.

PURPOSE AND OBJECTIVES

The S/4HANA Package Build and Framework team is responsible for the simplified implementation experience of the new digital core (SAP S/4 HANA) and end-to-end (E2E) solutions. This includes the SAP Activate methodology to help partners and customers start fast, and to continuously adopt innovations.

We are looking for an information developer / a technical writer to join our Information Development Team with the aim to deliver product information in a clearly structured and easily comprehensible form.

You will work closely together with our content development teams and with product owners. Additionally, you will work together with other information developers in Palo Alto, Bangalore, and Shanghai.

EXPECTATIONS AND TASKS

Your job will be to provide concise and accurate documentation that clearly describes the processes and the implementation of SAP solution packages.

Your tasks will include:

  • Writing and primarily editing implementation content within a Best Practices project using the appropriate templates, standards & guidelines and specific terminology

  • Proofreading and editing content for usability, readability, and linguistic correctness

  • Creating user assistance (UA) deliverables in English and in close collaboration with the content development teams, and other stakeholders to enable users to deploy, administer, and use the SAP software

  • Ensuring that the UA deliverables are of a high quality, that they adhere to standards and guidelines, and are written in the appropriate style and tone for product and audience

  • Preparing the SAP Best Practices deliverables for publication using specific Best Practices tools (?)

EDUCATION AND QUALIFICATIONS / SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES

  • A good to excellent university degree in technical writing or a related subject, or, alternatively, a language-based university degree

  • Excellent written and spoken skills in German and English, ideally first-language proficiency in English

  • Good communication and writing skills

  • Experience in MS Office applications, especially MS Word and MS PowerPoint

  • The ability to express complex information in a clear and precise manner

  • Willingness to acquire product knowledge and to learn new skills at short notice

  • The ability to work to tight deadlines, to deliver on time, and to ensure high quality

  • Flexibility and a readiness to communicate with other team members

WORK EXPERIENCE

  • This is an entry-level position for recent or upcoming graduates with 0-2 years of professional experience in writing technical documentation in an agile software development environment.

  • Experience in working in virtual, multi-cultural, distributed development teams is a plus

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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