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Date: May 16, 2018

City: Bangalore, KA, IN

Company: SAP

 

 

Requisition ID: 181993
Work Area: Information Technology
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.

JOBTITLE : IT Technology Consultant Scrum Master – SAP IT Go-to-Market Services Solution Center


PURPOSE AND OBJECTIVES

Global Business Operations(GBO), headed by the COO and Executive Board member, Christian Klein, is responsible for managing the digital transformation at SAP. The focus of GBO is on business process simplification, product and services quality, portfolio strategy, and value achievement through digital innovation adoption to the best of our employees and customers.
 
Under GBO -> IT Business Services, we focus on delivering the necessary solutions, technologies and innovations to create business value, enable new business models and drive our Run Simple transformation all based on rock-solid operations.

IT Go-To-Market (GTM) Services is responsible for the End-to-End application lifecycle supporting SAP’s core business processes mainly in Marketing and Sales closely interacting with respective LoBs. Here we act as the Business’ trusted advisor and expert, driving together the simplification of business processes. We enable solutions for the respective core process areas by driving in an agile approach the adoption of state of the art solution design embracing innovation and new technologies to achieve higher effectiveness.

Within our team, Solution center in Bangalore, we are working in a Lean adaptive culture, focusing on Sales applications like harmony deal manager under Simplify Selling, territory planning under Franchise Apps and other projects to deliver innovative solutions ensuring the best end-user experience.

 

EXPECTATIONS AND TASKS

Within our IT GTMS - Solution Center team, to enable best in class IT solutions for our Go-to-Market and Sales business processes you will have an integral part in ensuring solution deliveries.

As a Business Process Solution Architect and Scrum master, you will focus on functional consulting in multiple core areas of expertise with an emphasis on promoting/deploying implementation best practices on assigned projects.
 
Business process Solution Architects are resources to other consultants who have an ability to lead teams, execute across application areas and deliver good E2E solution experiences.  They will also:
 
• Demonstrate extensive functional experience through the facilitation, implementation and support of SAP products
• Design detailed end-to-end industry-specific / corporate customer to-be processes
• Identify the appropriate end-to-end solution portfolio options and recommendations
• Identify solution gaps and develop gap closure options

As a Scrum master, you will be responsible to

• Drive agile scrum team, assume responsibility for backlogs and tasks and ensure best quality and user experience
• supporting and educating the Product Owner, especially with respect to grooming and maintaining the product backlog.
• engaging with other Scrum Masters to increase the effectiveness of the application of Scrum in the organization.
• creation of boards, filters and advanced jQueries, identification of right value-focused metrics & measures to help drive insight to action
• manage project communications including regular status reporting and project updates to the leadership team, and ensure stakeholder involvement and attention

Finally, bring your energy and passion and we’ll give you an adaptive work culture to develop your knowledge and grow!

 

SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES

Required skills:
For the Scrum master role:
• Quick Learner, passionate, motivated and self-managed
• Experience in agile project delivery (Scrum, Kanban etc.) connected with End-User Centricity
• Customer-focused, good business acumen
• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, Team player, co-ordination skills, including conflict management, negotiation skills
• Very good knowledge of agile frameworks (i.e. Scrum, Kanban), tools (Jira), and experience leading agile ceremonies (Planning, Daily Scrums, Review, Retrospective)
• Advanced knowledge in Jira, Scrum theory, rules and practices
• Ability to facilitate between business and engineering to prioritize competing demands and resolve ambiguities
• Strong analytical skills and ability to think in a complex and rapidly changing environment
• Good knowledge of LEAN methodologies
• Skilled in backlog tracking, burndown metrics, velocity, user stories, story Points, estimation techniques etc.
• Ability to work well in an international, virtual and highly diverse team as well as independently

Preferred skills:
• Certified Scrum Master, or other relevant Agile certifications
• Exposure to scrum at scale
• Interest / Knowledge in latest technology trends like Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence etc. are beneficial

 

EDUCATION AND QUALIFICATIONS / WORK EXPERIENCE
• Graduate in Computer Science/Software Engineering or equivalent
• 4-6 years’ experience in professional software development as an SAP developer
• Experience working in an Agile development environment, preferably SCRUM


LOCATIONS
Bangalore, India

EXPECTED TRAVEL
0-10%

 

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).

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