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Software-Design and Development

Design Manager

What we offer

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

  • Lead a Design team in SAP Business Technology Platform
  • Take responsibility for coordinating and managing activities related to User Experience and User Assistance
  • Work closely with our stakeholders & customers to support a visionary design and product strategy
  • Engage with end users, customers, and the sales team to better understand the needs and workflows of our users
  • Be responsible for building a high performing design team by demonstrating accountability and commitment, showing initiative, coaching direct reports, and providing feedback
  • Manage critical resource situations and their potential impact on business deliverables


What you bring

  • We are seeking individuals who are passionate about user experience, and who are eager to be part of a team that breaks down silos and helps our customers use great products
  • 5+ years professional experience in software design - please attach a design portfolio to your application
  • Experience in leading or coordinating a team
  • Proven track record in Prototyping and Design Concept validation with users and customers
  • Profound knowledge of design software like Figma, Sketch, Illustrator, Photoshop and other tools
  • Steep learning curve, ability and interest to understand, conceptualize and execute on technical topics
  • Excellent communicator and presenter (English) - at best social media savvy - and ability to influence without authority
  • Knowledge and experience in user research and methodologies like Design Thinking and Scrum
  • University degree in design, information management, information technology or similar
  • Solid understanding of Cloud technologies is an advantage


Meet your team

The Design team of SAP Business Technology Platform aims to support our next generation, industry-leading cloud platform products. Our global team is growing fast, and we are innovating towards the most user-friendly and modern cloud experience.


We are SAP

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.


Our inclusion promise

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: Americas: Careers.NorthAmerica@sap.com or Careers.LatinAmerica@sap.com, APJ: Careers.APJ@sap.com, EMEA: Careers@sap.com.


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:314370 | Work Area: Software-Design and Development | Expected Travel: 0 - 10% | Career Status: Management | Employment Type: Regular Full Time  | Additional Locations: 

Design Manager

Facility:  314370
Posted Date:  Jan 15, 2022
Work Area:  Software-Design and Development
Career Status:  Management
Employment Type:  Regular Full Time
Expected Travel:  0 - 10%

Sofia Ovtscha Kupel, BG, 1618

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