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Software-Design and Development

Development Manager - Consumer Industry Cloud



Requisition ID: 275239
Work Area: Software-Design and Development
Expected Travel: 0 - 10%
Career Status: Management
Employment Type: Regular Full Time



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S/4HANA Consumer Industries Cloud

S/4HANA Consumer Industries Cloud is a new business unit at SAP S/4HANA with a focus on Industry Cloud, an emerging market segment where SAP guides its customers towards evolving their industry-centric business models with new processes, tools, and business services. SAP CIC complements SAP existing Business Suite as well as helps the entire company keep pace with new market trends in Industry Cloud. 

SAP S/4HANA CIC holistically targets the strategic industries Consumer Products, Retail, Wholesale, and Life Sciences. As a dedicated unit, it takes a start-up approach to developing new cloud products and brings together the product strategy and Product Management for these four industries with all the necessary cloud business functions, such as architecture, engineering, and operations along with development of cloud-native applications. 

The CIC China & Europe Engineering team is one of the main engineering organizations within S/4HANA Consumer Industries Cloud Unit responsible for product development and delivery. The team executes S/4HANA Consumer Industries Cloud unit´s product strategy in close collaboration with corresponding teams across unit and company.



  • Partner with CIC engineering leads focusing on delivering world-class platforms and cloud products to customers
  • Provide performance coaching and feedback, technical leadership, and mentoring to team members.
  • Close collaboration and alignment with Product Management and corresponding engineering teams on product strategy and priority
  • Ensure delivery consistent with Agile processes across the teams
  • Establish a sustainable engineering culture to grow strong talents on both technology and business excellency
  • Support on resource planning and resource assignment for development teams. Track, report and improve team metrics. Ensure the CIC engineering collaboration model in respect of product development is adhered to.



  • University degree (Bachelor or Master) in computer science, physics, mathematics, or comparable, with a degree in business administrations as a plus
  • 5+ years of development and people management experience in a global organization
  • Strong team player with good networking skills to build partnerships based on mutual trust
  • Exceptional organizational and analytical skills
  • Outstanding communication skills, including the ability to speak and write fluently in English as well as influence others
  • Entrepreneurial drive and ability to achieve stretch goals in an innovative and fast­paced product environment
  • Advanced business judgment and ability to communicate with highly technical teams, as well as non­technical stakeholders
  • Team player with the ability to engage with different cultures and people at several organizational levels
  • Knowledge of SAP environment and SAP development processes
  • Embrace constant change with flexibility
  • Good knowledge of S/4HANA product and/or Commercial industries is a plus





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Development Manager - Consumer Industry Cloud

Facility:  275239
Posted Date:  Aug 26, 2021
Work Area:  Software-Design and Development
Career Status:  Management
Employment Type:  Regular Full Time
Expected Travel:  0 - 10%

Shanghai, CN, 201203

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