Software-Design and Development

Principal Tech Lead (m/f/d) - SAP Signavio

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 chooe from. Apply now


Meet your team


The Role will be based in Brno, in our New BPI Office.
BPI (Business Process Intelligence) Engineering is one of the fastest growing business units within SAP and one of the fastest growing markets in B2B enterprise software. 
Join us so we can shape together the future of process mining technology and build one of the complex analytical products in the market while working on a state-of-the-art tech stack. 
Co-create our entirely new team and design & build a new layer for SAP Signavio Process Intelligence product!

#SAPBPICareers #businessprocessintelligence #signavio #bpi


What you'll do

  • Leading the definition of technical vision, strategy, and architecture that provides guidance and ensures the ability to meet business requirements in the mid and long term
  • Working closely with People Leads and Product Owners, mentor Lead Engineers in various teams
  • Define, together with Product Owners, a clear visions for all product areas; providing high-level feedback on feasibility and effort in the larger product scope
  • Sparring partner and coach for most of the senior engineers in the group; provide in-depth feedback to Senior and Lead Engineers during appraisals
  • Ensuring that teams run their services reliably meeting the high expectations of our customers
  • Overseeing engineering practices and operational costs, establishing KPIs, and drive constant improvement in quality, effectivity, & efficiency
  • Collaborating with Principal Tech Leads and lead engineers of other groups to exchange and align on cross product guidelines, principles and shared technical foundations
  • Advising engineering leadership and product owners in the prioritization and planning of upcoming quarters and addressing technical challenges
  • Managing processes to address and nominate owners for incident handling, on-call duty, security measures and other operational challenges

What you bring

  • Proven record of technical leadership in engineering teams or across multiple teams 
  • 10+ years experience in hands-on Software engineering positions, preferably in SaaS companies
  • Passion for software products, code & tech, as well as people 
  • Solid knowledge of and experience with multiple programming paradigms and languages
  • Detailed knowledge about software design / architecture principles 
  • Experience in transforming rather monolithic systems into a micro service architecture
  • Expert and evangelist of clean code and TDD practices
  • In-depth understanding of Agile values, principles, practices, and the rationale behind them
  • Ability to deal with uncertainty and a decisive mind
  • Empowering and encouraging attitude 


The way we work
We keep things open, agile and communicative. It is all based on trust, not micromanaging.
Our team members are self-organized within their teams, working on independent projects or closely with Product Leads, developers and UX designers. We value your thoughts and ideas and will give you the freedom to push and implement them!


We build breakthroughs together

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.

We win with inclusion

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 
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Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their age, race, religion, 
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identity or expression, protected veteran status, or disability.
Successful candidates might be required to undergo a background verification with an external vendor

Requisition ID:  344883
Posted Date:  Jun 3, 2022
Work Area:  Software-Design and Development
Career Status:  Professional
Employment Type:  Regular Full Time
Expected Travel:  0 - 10%

Brno, CZ, 639 00

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