SAP Project Expert (m/f) Your Entry to SAP's Cloud Platform Job in Walldorf/St. Leon-Rot, Germany

Requisition ID: 132546

Work Area: Administration

Location: Walldorf/St. Leon-Rot

Expected Travel: 0 - 10%

Career Status: Professional

Employment Type: Regular Full Time


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.


Our mission in P&I Technology is to innovate and deliver the leading cloud platform and technologies for the digital enterprise.

We deliver and operate the SAP HANA Cloud Platform (SAP HCP), the platform of choice for business applications in the digital age. SAP HCP delivers services for out-of-the-box integration to connect all SAP solutions in a modular suite. SAP HCP powers the agility layer in our customer’s digital transformation journeys. SAP, customers and partners build innovations and extend SAP solutions on an open, Cloud Foundry based PaaS offering. We enable consumer-grade user experiences with SAP Fiori and a family of user experience services to digitize and mobilize the workplace.

Beyond pure technical capabilities, SAP HCP powers services such as machine learning services, business services and the big data platform with SAP HANA, SAP Big Data Hub and any DB services. All of this provided through a secure and scalable infrastructure that offers enterprise-class security features and services as an inherent capability of the platform.

SAP HANA Cloud Platform serves a developer ecosystem with APIs to access and share data and processes, extract value from data and lay the foundation for the digital economy. Digital assets such as applications, micro services and integration content, whether they originate from partners, customers or SAP, can be provided and consumed via the SAP HANA Cloud Platform digital marketplace to accelerate platform adoption and attractiveness overall.


We offer you a position as a Project Expert of a diverse highly skilled workforce of technology- and platform developers structured in multiple cross location teams. The teams build services in varying runtimes consumed by external and internal customers.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Perform the planning and execution of delivery- and program management activities during the product life cycle and ensure adequate coverage of quality tasks.

  • Monitor risk status; identify variances to plan; escalate to management as appropriate; take or suggest corrective action as required.

  • Coordinate cross organization alignment of quality assurance / quality control activities

  • Drive coordination of Development team with Operations and Site Reliability Engineering teams as well as with Support and Cloud Engineering teams.

  • Build strong relationships at every level of the organization and be a strong motivator who knows how to influence and to get others to consistently deliver their best work.

  • Demonstrate adaptability and flexibility to manage deadline pressure, ambiguity and change.

  • Demonstrate advanced knowledge of development processes, technologies, and product standards.


Required skills

  • Strong foundation in computer science, engineering or related fields.

  • Project Management Professional

  • High level of attention to detail, self-motivation and agility to prevail in a challenging, continuously changing technical landscape.

  • Experience in PaaS, SaaS and Cloud Software Development and operations

  • Very good English language skills, German is a must.

Preferred skills

  • Strong analytical capabilities

  • Excellent team player with a strong ability to network and a drive for tangible results.

  • Strong delivery- and customer focus with deep understanding of product standards


At least 7 years of professional work experiences in various roles with minimal 3 years of leadership experience, in one or several roles as project manager, product owner, development lead with either direct teams or project teams.


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.

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