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Senior Market Intelligence Specialist Job

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Date: May 25, 2019

City: San Francisco, CA, US

Company: SAP

Requisition ID: 210259
Work Area: Administration
Expected Travel: 0 - 10%
Career Status: Professional
Employment Type: Regular Full Time



SAP started in 1972 as a team of five colleagues with a desire to do something new. Together, they changed enterprise software and reinvented how business was done. Today, as a market leader in enterprise application software, we remain true to our roots. That’s why we engineer solutions to fuel innovation, foster equality and spread opportunity for our employees and customers across borders and cultures.
SAP values the entrepreneurial spirit, fostering creativity and building lasting relationships with our employees. We know that a diverse and inclusive workforce keeps us competitive and provides opportunities for all. We believe that together we can transform industries, grow economics, lift up societies and sustain our environment. Because it’s the best-run businesses that make the world run better and improve people’s lives.

Technology & Innovation (T&I) is responsible for SAP’s overall platform and technology development such as SAP Cloud Platform and SAP HANA. In addition, T&I drives the incubation and adoption of intelligent technologies like Analytics, SAP Leonardo Machine Learning and IoT across SAP’s product portfolio. The T&I board area is also in charge of SAP’s global innovation agenda and builds new business model- and market driven innovations to help customers realize the most business value.

As part of Technology & Innovation, New Ventures & Technologies is tasked to deliver an era of organic growth at SAP through technical innovation and business incubation. We do this through by exploring and developing meaningful new technologies to fuel transformative growth at and building great products with an insanely great team. With more than €20 billion in annual sales, SAP manages an enormous diversity of businesses. However, moving the needle inside of SAP’s dominant enterprise business requires adding more than incremental innovation – it requires the development of massively disruptive organizations.

  • Drive high-impact corporate projects sponsored by the Head of New Ventures and Technologies that drive significant value for SAP (e.g. growth opportunities, market and product strategy, business and corporate development, organizational effectiveness)
  • Play a key role in all aspects of problem solving and strategy formulation including: identifying issues, forming hypotheses, designing and conducting analyses, synthesizing conclusions into recommendations and communicating throughout the organization
  • Engage effectively with our key teams and individuals inside and outside SAP
  • Build thought leadership on market and technology trends and evaluate their potential impact for SAP


  • 3-5 years professional work experience, with a background in management consulting or technology investment banking
  • Good understanding of high-level decision making and familiarity with executive environment is a prerequisite
  • Proven experience influencing with top management


  • Advanced degree in finance, engineering, or economics required (MBA preferred)
  • Well-developed analytical skills to conduct sophisticated business and financial analyses
  • Focus on quality of high end products, ability to deliver finished work in self-standing manner under tight timelines
  • Superior communication skills and strong presentation skills
  • Perspectives on current IT trends, their impact on business strategies, and their implications for large and small enterprises in creating and sustaining competitive advantage
  • Tolerance for ambiguity and working in a highly dynamic environment; integrity and confidentiality are key.

Success is what you make it. At SAP, we help you make it your own.
A career at SAP can open many doors for you. If you’re searching for a company that’s dedicated to your ideas and individual growth, recognizes you for your unique contributions, fills you with a strong sense of purpose, and provides a fun, flexible and inclusive work environment – apply now.

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 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. ( or, APJ:, EMEA: Requests for reasonable accommodation will be considered on a case-by-case basis. Successful candidates might be required to undergo a background verification with an external vendor.

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability:
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their age, race, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.

Successful candidates might be required to undergo a background verification with an external vendor.
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Nearest Major Market: San Francisco
Nearest Secondary Market: Oakland

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