Software-Design and Development

Principal Product Owner (m/f/d) - SAP Signavio - BM&W Group

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!

 

We help the world run better

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!

 

Summary & Role Information

In this role you will be working in a cross-functional team who values trust, respect and diversity. 

Being part of a motivated team with flat hierarchies you know the importance of communication and feedback. You are appreciated for your engagement, your constructive input and your relentless drive to improve yourself, the product and the company.
We are looking for people who share our passion for creating products that people love to use. To thrive in this role you are someone who appreciates close collaboration, open communication, and feedback.


Responsibilities

  • Act as the functional lead for Product Owners in your group: this means helping Product Owners and the Product Ownership practice grow and improve through coaching, pairing and establishing good practices and processes.
  • Be the starting point, domain expert and coordinating interface for initiatives that span multiple teams of the same subdomain, including validation the value of future capabilities early on in the discovery phase with key customers.
  • Translate the product strategy into tangible objectives and initiatives in close collaboration with Product Owners, the Product Leadership team and other stakeholders.
  • Set Product Owners and teams up for success and autonomous work through creating align, clarity and unblock them.
  • Facilitate quarterly and annual planning activities for multiple teams with all involved stakeholders in order to co-create a compelling roadmap for our customers.
  • Instigate a data-driven mindset in all delivery teams in order to monitor adoption of delivered product capabilities.
  • Collaborate closely with the Product Leads, Product Owners, Strategic Design, Agile Coaches, other Principals across the organisation and the Engineering VPs.

 

Requirements

  • Extensive previous experience (ideally including B2B / Enterprise) creating and applying product process to craft product and technical concepts with designers, engineers and product managers.
  • Excellent stakeholder management skills, including the ability to negotiate and managing expectations on timelines and scope.
  • Ability to quickly reach in-depth domain expertise.
  • Broad toolkit of Product Ownership practises and a curiosity to exchange, learn and build a community.
  • Expertise and experience in many or some of the following:
    • Experience in helping product owners or teams of product owners improve their craft.
    • Building and improving product ownerhsip as a practice in teams or teams of teams.
    • Data-driven decision making and validation / hypothesis-driven concepting.
    • UX methodologies & artefacts (wireframes, personas, flows).
    • Coaching, mentoring or training product owners.
  • Understanding of Agile values, principles, practices, and the rationale behind them.
  • A desire to work in a context where answers are rarely simple and you usually need to create clarity from ambiguity yourself, with and for others.
  • An empowering and encouraging attitude focused on growth and impact.
  • Self-reflectiveness and awareness of your talents and limits.
  • Fluency in English.

 

About the Team

Principal Product Owner will be a part of the Business Modelling and Workflows group collaborating closely with POs and other peers across SAP Signavio. Potential candidates will be a point of contact for VPs, other principal leads and other colleagues across the organisation for strategic group-level initiatives and programs and they are expected to liaise with POs to bring the BPI product strategy vision to life. The Principal PO also serves as an escalation point and as a functional lead to individual POs and help them succeed in their role.

 

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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:327410 | Work Area: Software-Design and Development | Expected Travel: 0 - 10% | Career Status: Professional | Employment Type: Regular Full Time  | Additional Locations: Virtual - Germany

Requisition ID:  327410
Posted Date:  Apr 29, 2022
Work Area:  Software-Design and Development
Career Status:  Professional
Employment Type:  Regular Full Time
Expected Travel:  0 - 10%
Location: 

Berlin, DE, 10787

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