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Solution and Product Management

Senior Product Specialist (SAP Ariba)

What we offer

Our company culture is focused on helping our employees enable innovation by building breakthroughs together. How? We focus every day on building the foundation for tomorrow and creating a workplace that embraces differences, values flexibility, and is aligned to our purpose-driven and future-focused work. We offer a highly collaborative, caring team environment with a strong focus on learning and development, recognition for your individual contributions, and a variety of benefit options for you to choose from. Apply now!



The Team


SAP Ariba is looking for a Product Manager based in Bangalore, India who will be part of the Product Management team responsible for the various supplier offerings of SAP Business Network -  the largest business network in the world with over 5m subscribers.


The Role



  • Deep understanding of overall product lifecycle and Product Management artifacts
  • Proficient at writing requirements documents and explaining details of the requirements
  • Ability to work with developers, QA, UX, technical support, sales and consulting.  Strong team player.
  • Experience with Agile methodology and working in an Agile software development environment
  • Experience using JIRA for product development and Aha! for product planning is a plus


The Role Responsibilities



  • Ability to work globally and deliver global B2B products and services
  • Strong business acumen and organizational skill, the ability to translate business objectives into software and services and the ability to communicate and influence the development process and operational execution to ensure high quality market relevant offering
  • Be a leader and work closely with all members of the SAP Business Network Unit including Product Management, Solutions, Marketing and Engineering to help define overall business strategies and development plans to enhance and create product solutions that will deliver compelling business value to suppliers and buyers.
  • Create and maintain a strong roadmap and manage the product management process.  Gather and provide detailed product requirements and drive product feature prioritization with cross functional teams for each product release planning cycle and change process for operational services.
  • Support product rollout and communicate the release details to internal and external customers, including sales training and marketing collaterals
  • All other duties as assigned


Qualification and other Skills


  • Minimum 6-10 years Product Management experience with preferably bachelor’s degree in management or related subjects. MBA preferred or proven track-record
  • Understanding of software development lifecycle
  • Strong presentation, communication, verbal and written skills.  Comfortable presenting to C-level executives, customers and prospects




We are SAP

SAP innovations help more than 400,000 customers worldwide work together more efficiently and use business insight more effectively. Originally known for leadership in enterprise resource planning (ERP) software, SAP has evolved to become a market leader in end-to-end business application software and related services for database, analytics, intelligent technologies, and experience management. As a cloud company with 200 million users and more than 100,000 employees worldwide, we are purpose-driven and future-focused, with a highly collaborative team ethic and commitment to personal development. Whether connecting global industries, people, or platforms, we help ensure every challenge gets the solution it deserves. At SAP, we build breakthroughs, together.


Our inclusion promise

SAP’s culture of inclusion, focus on health and well-being, and flexible working models help ensure that everyone – regardless of background – feels included and can run at their best. At SAP, we believe we are made stronger by the unique capabilities and qualities that each person brings to our company, and we invest in our employees to inspire confidence and help everyone realize their full potential. We ultimately believe in unleashing all talent and creating a better and more equitable world.


SAP is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to the values of Equal Employment Opportunity and provide accessibility 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: Careers.NorthAmerica@sap.com or Careers.LatinAmerica@sap.com, APJ: Careers.APJ@sap.com, EMEA: Careers@sap.com.


EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability:

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their age, race, religion, national origin, ethnicity, age, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, et al), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, or disability.

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

 Requisition ID:310076 | Work Area: Solution and Product Management | Expected Travel: 0 - 10% | Career Status: Professional | Employment Type: Regular Full Time  | Additional Locations: 

Senior Product Specialist (SAP Ariba)

Facility:  310076
Posted Date:  Nov 3, 2021
Work Area:  Solution and Product Management
Career Status:  Professional
Employment Type:  Regular Full Time
Expected Travel:  0 - 10%

Bangalore, IN, 560103

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