Solution and Product Management

Area Product Owner

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The development center of SAP in Bulgaria is technology-focused and plays a key role in the defining and developing of the SAP Business Technology Platform. With its more than 1350 professionals, SAP Labs Bulgaria also has strong contributions towards life-cycle management, user interface & user experience across the broader portfolio of SAP products. For its 22-year history, the company has established itself as a preferred employer in the IT sector in Bulgaria.


What you`ll do:


As Area Product Owner for SAP Document and Reporting Compliance you will shape the future development of SAP’s standard offering for compliance with electronic business documents and statutory reporting. You will contribute to the global success of SAP by defining and driving development topics, a joint vision and the future strategy of a product family including ABAP and cloud-native solutions.


The Role:

You will work with a diverse team of product experts, architects, and engineering teams to shape the big picture as well as the individual product characteristics for your area of responsibility. You will be responsible for the product roadmap for multiple teams, the clarification of product and project dependencies, and the prioritization of the development backlog.


We expect you to establish a close relationship with internal and external stakeholders to define and rank the overall product priorities based on their requirements, customer feedback, overall product strategy, and cloud technology developments. You will act as central point of contact between the stakeholders (across units) and the customers, translating business needs into technology and vice versa.


What you bring:


•         Bachelor or master’s degree in information technology, computer science, business informatics, mathematics, engineering, physics, or related area

•         Experience driving elements of the product development lifecycle (e.g., product vision, go-to-market strategy, driving requirements, and product launch).

•         Experience with designing and developing to guide a team of developers

•         Experience working with technology and business stakeholders in a cross-organizational setup

•         Excellent written and verbal communication skills

•         Team player with a positive mindset

The following skills would provide an advantage:

•         Good knowledge of SAP’s solution portfolio

•         Experience managing (junior) PM/POs and engineers

•         Practical experience operating wtih SAP Business Technology Platform ( SAP BTP)

•         Experience with Java, ABAP and/or Kubernetes is a plus

•         Strong intercultural skills

•         At least 3 years of experience in software development

•         At least 3 years of experience as Product Owner or Area Product Owner with technical products in agile development environment


Optional: Meet your team:


SAP’s Globalization Product Management unit proactively manages the localization of SAP’s product offerings in consistency with the overall SAP strategy and in close collaboration with our customers, market units and development teams. We enable enterprises to succeed globally by ensuring SAP products meet country-specific needs. 



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: or, APJ:, EMEA:


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:333634 | Work Area: Solution and Product Management | Expected Travel: 0 - 10% | Career Status: Professional | Employment Type: Regular Full Time  |

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Requisition ID:  333634
Posted Date:  Jun 23, 2022
Work Area:  Solution and Product Management
Career Status:  Professional
Employment Type:  Regular Full Time
Expected Travel:  0 - 10%

Sofia, BG, 1784

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