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Senior Product Owner - S/4 HANA Financial Accounting Job

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Date: Oct 27, 2020

City: Shanghai, 31, CN

Company: SAP



Requisition ID: 268020
Work Area: Software-Design and Development
Expected Travel: 0 - 10%
Career Status: Professional
Employment Type: Regular Full Time



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SAP S/4 HANA Finance development team is responsible to fulfill SAP’s simplification story by delivering SAP Finance Solution in the Cloud. This next-generation set of solutions is based on a simplified and renewed Financials technology stack that leverages the full potential of the SAP HANA platform. LoB Finance is a global development organization that works in close collaboration with customers and partners to support superior finance processes and new business models.


Financial Accounting team works on traditional FI and CO areas in a new innovative way by using SAP HANA and Fiori technology.  Our solution provides customers single source of truth, automated process and real-time analytics to support their business decision. We are looking for Senior Product Owner for scrum team who can lead the complex topic in GL. The delivery will be our focus of next few releases and is highly expected by the market.



You will work in an innovative environment, with highly motivated young talents. Your responsibility will be covering all stages and tasks within the entire development cycle as the Product Owner of the team.You will be one of the business domain experts of the planned S/4HANA Cloud solution for Accounting.You will drive the requirements definition, planning and review meetings as part of the development process lifecycle.You will define and manage requirements to/from other teams in SAP, manage dependencies and communicate across the product line.You will contribute to the release planning and roadmap definition processes with PM.You will lead the scrum team according the Lean Management principles.You will work with all development process contributors, e.g. Project Management, Architecture, Product Management, Scrum Masters, User Assistance and Dev Ops to establish and orchestrate a flawless development process.You will be responsible and accountable for the successful ongoing deliveries: On time, On scope and On quality of the development team.You will closely collaborate with other Product Owners cross modules and cross products.In order to deliver first class results, you handle your tasks with enthusiasm and personal commitment. You have the ambition of building future-proof products and using state of the art technologies.



  • At least 3 years of experience in Product Ownership / Management in Development,bachelor degree or above in Financials, Computer Science, Information Systems, or related disciplines
  • A thought leader with strong execution skills,drive innovation of new features and product directions,excellent communication and presentation skills to customers, partners and internal stakeholders
  • Very high quality commitment,excellent analytical abilities,result-oriented working style
  • Very good knowledge of cloud / SaaS computing and enterprise software,former experience and practice in Agile/Scrum methodology,good knowledge of financial business processes
  • Profound knowledge of Accounting and Controlling,working experience as accountant before and experience in customer interaction
  • Fluent in English
  • CPA or ACCA certification is a plus


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