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Date: Apr 21, 2018

City: Munich, BY, DE

Company: SAP

Requisition ID: 180080
Work Area: Software-Development Operations
Location: Munich
Expected Travel: 0 - 10%
Career Status: Professional
Employment Type: Regular Full Time

 

COMPANY DESCRIPTION
SAP’s vision is to help the world run better and improve people’s lives.
As the cloud company powered by SAP HANA®, SAP is a market leader in enterprise application software, helping companies of all sizes and industries run better. SAP empowers people and organizations to work together more efficiently and use business insight more effectively. SAP applications and services enable our customers to operate profitably, adapt continuously, and grow sustainably.
At SAP, we believe in the power of collaboration and empower our employees to perform at their best in an environment that encourages free and open expression of ideas. You’ll work alongside creative thinkers who share your interests, while turning big ideas into reality for our customers. With innovative job training, mentors to help you grow, and the flexibility to balance your work and personal life, you’ll be able to get more out of your career. It’s no wonder that some of the sharpest minds from around the world are working for a company that is consistently recognized as a global top employer.
Now it’s your turn to take the next step and help make the world Run Simple.

 

EXPECTATIONS AND TASKS
• Create and maintain documentation for commerce cloud customers
• Produce high-quality documentation in English in collaboration with subject matter experts (developers, architects, product managers)
• Work as a part of Agile team to gain an in-depth understanding of the product and documentation requirements
• Create tutorials for end-users, write online help and developer guides
• Collaborate with other Technical Writers on documentation standards and information architecture

 

EDUCATION AND QUALIFICATIONS / SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES
Required skills

• University degree in Information Technologies, Computer Science, Engineering, or Language Studies (with a strong focus in modern technologies), or be a recognized expert in technical writing
• Excellent verbal and written English language skills (German is not required)
• Ability to quickly understand complex technical concepts and make them understandable through documentation
• Excellent communication and collaboration skills at different kind of hierarchy levels
• Mindset of user advocacy
• Strong organizational skills, structured thinking and strong interpersonal skillset
• Essential understanding of agile software development

 

Preferred skills
• Preferred experience in Markdown, HTML, source code reading
• Basic knowledge of some modern programming languages (e.g. JavaScript, JAVA)
 
WORK EXPERIENCE
• 3+ year of proven experience in technical writing and/or software documentation

 

 

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, sensory 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 contact us at Careers.Germany@sap.com. Requests for reasonable accommodation will be considered on a case-by-case basis.
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