Solution and Product Management

Product Associate (f/m/d) - Cross-Product Strategy and Product Management

We help the world run better

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What you’ll do


1. Ensure product enablement:

Assists in creation of product-related non-coded assets. Assists in collection and incorporating feedback from relevant stakeholders.

2. Gain market & customer insight:

Follows and if possible, analyzes technology trends and maps them to SAP’s product portfolio and if possible, identifies gaps. Participates in annual planning cycles to develops a product vision and a differentiated cross portfolio product roadmap. Lives innovative thinking.
3. Contributes to related communities and peers:

Actively follows and shares developments and trends regarding new SAP and complimentary partner service and solution offerings, industry trends and other topic areas relevant for the respective domain.


4. Accountability

  • Responsible for delivery of assigned tasks & projects
  • Directed in several aspects of their work
  • More straightforward tasks are accomplished without assistance
  • Provides administrative or technical support


5. Complexity

  • Resolves issues with limited complexity within general work direction and clearly defined framework of departmental / functional guidelines and practices
  • General proficiency with tools and procedures required to accomplish the job


6. Communication

  • Develops collaborative work relationships within own team and beyond
  • Communicates within works assignment clearly, in a way that others can understand
  • Communicates relevant messages in a timely manner and with constructive feedback


Contributes to the success of a product in the whole product lifecycle as defined in the portfolio.


What you bring


  • Bachelor or master’s degree or equivalent education
  • Fluent communication skills in German & English (conversation, written, and business context)
  • Strong analytical problem solving and decision-making skills
  • Ability to react quickly to changing requirements driven by stakeholder needs
  • SaaS / technical background and/or software product related experience is a plus


Meet your team: Cross-Product Strategy and Product Management

The newly created team and competency within Product Engineering drives, defines and validates the cross-portfolio product strategy that brings the promise of the Intelligent Enterprise to life. With our technology platform and leading portfolio of applications, we at SAP have the unique opportunity to create new, category-defining use cases that combine our solutions in new ways to deliver differentiated and transformation value for our customers.
Our role is to identify these use cases, validate the market opportunity and orchestrate their delivery to our customers. As a result, we fortify SAP’s position and heritage as the market maker of modern business process. In addition, the team kick-starts and drives strategic product management topics in the context of the Intelligent Enterprise, including partner development opportunities and modular cloud ERP programs.
We (1) ensure the proper positioning of the Intelligent Enterprise, (2) drive and support strategic cross-product initiatives, and (3) provide advisory around product innovations, technology trends and developments and how they benefit SAP’s main applications.
Working closely with the different solution areas (and Lines of Business), we also have an active collaboration and working model with the Technology & Innovation organization and engage actively with the Marketing & Solution Management and Customer Success organizations.


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.

Requisition ID: 337597  | Work Area: Solution and Product Management  | Expected Travel: 0 - 10%  | Career Status: Graduate  | Employment Type: Regular Full Time   | Additional Locations: #LI-Hybrid

Requisition ID:  337597
Posted Date:  Jun 11, 2022
Work Area:  Solution and Product Management
Career Status:  Graduate
Employment Type:  Regular Full Time
Expected Travel:  0 - 10%

Walldorf, DE, 69190

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