Information Technology

Technology Principal Consultant for Sustainability (f/m/d)

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!


What you`ll do 


As member of the Sustainability Enablement Team at SAP`s IT and Process Organization, you will play a critical role in executing SAP`s sustainability roadmap through the implementation of cutting-edge technology. At SAP we use our own software to achieve our sustainable goals of Zero Emissions, Zero Inequality and Zero Waste. This team assesses the demand of the lines of business, like Sustainability Controlling and Reporting, and matches it with SAP`s sustainability product portfolio, ensuring strategic and technological fit and smooth implementation.


  • Define, co-develop, deliver, and support sustainability steering and reporting solutions based on business requirements, priorities, and performance constraints
  • Assess solutions from SAP`s sustainability portfolio with an emphasis on carbon emissions data
  • Understand Line of Business demands, challenge requirements in terms of business value
  • Understand technical dependencies and solution architecture
  • Show a high grade of motivation and in realizing solutions and processes in a new environment that is ready to be explored further


What you bring: 


  • Master’s or similar degree in computer science, engineering, business information technologies or related field; studies in sustainability or environmental science are a plus if you also bring a technology background
  • 8+ years work experience in technology consulting or development roles or related fields – ideally with a sustainability focus
  • SAP Cloud: Good knowledge of SAP BTP, Management of SAP Cloud applications
  • Data: Experience with SAP SAC, SAP Datasphere or SAP Data Intelligence is beneficial, as well as oData and data integration via APIs, HANA Data Modelling and Python
  • Applications: Good knowledge of SAP S/4HANA - especially Master Data and finance data; financial reporting knowledge is a plus; knowledge of SAP Business Network (Ariba, Concur or Fieldglass) or other SAP solutions is beneficial
  • Environmental Management: Knowledge of regulations, frameworks and systems for sustainability, e.g. EU Taxonomy and ESRS, the Greenhouse Gas Protocol and carbon emissions calculation mechanisms is a plus
  • SAP Business Processes: General knowledge or specific understanding of sustainability controlling and reporting processes is also a plus
  • Confidence to act as trusted Business Partner, pro-active management of Business Requirements and Delivery, advisory
  • Readiness to further develop into an overarching architecture role to shape the solution target architecture of our sustainability portfolio
  • Proven teamwork and communication skills


Meet your team 


The vision of the Sustainability Enablement Team is to make actuals-based sustainability steering and reporting reality. With breakthrough co-innovations we lay the foundation for this new dimension of steering excellence across SAP. This team is empowered to leverage dedicated ESG expertise, technical innovation use cases, and cross-functional skills across all business areas. By this we maximize the impact of a central collaboration model and of working as one team.




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 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:
For SAP employees: Only permanent roles are eligible for the SAP Employee Referral Program, according to the eligibility rules set in the SAP Referral Policy. Specific conditions may apply for roles in Vocational Training.

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: 390745  | Work Area: Information Technology  | Expected Travel: 0 - 10%  | Career Status: Professional  | Employment Type: Regular Full Time   | Additional Locations: #LI-Hybrid.

Requisition ID:  390745
Posted Date:  May 4, 2024
Work Area:  Information Technology
Career Status:  Professional
Employment Type:  Regular Full Time
Expected Travel:  0 - 10%

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