SAP SAP Solution Sales Engagement Manager for the Custom Development Team (ATL) Job in Atlanta, Georgia

Requisition ID: 127391

Work Area: Consulting and Professional Services

Expected Travel: 0 - 60%

Career Status: Professional

Employment Type: Regular Full Time


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SAP CD Solution Sales Engagement Manager for Cloud Customer Application and Extension (CAE)

Do you demand the best from your professional career? Are you inspired by excellence? At SAP, you will have the power to make a real impact. As the global market leader for business software, SAP helps companies and organizations in more than 25 industries to run better.


SAP is the leading business software company in the world. In addition to its standard software portfolio, SAP develops custom specific solutions for its customers – on cloud and on premises - in order to innovate and build competitive advantages. These solutions are built on the newest and leading edge SAP technologies, e.g. HANA Cloud Platform (HCP). Custom Development is one of SAP’s strategic initiatives, growing rapidly and contributing substantially to SAP’s software results.

To further strengthen our sales team at a regional level in AME, we are looking for Custom Development Solution Sales Engagement Managers positioning Cloud Customer Applications and Extensions across assigned accounts within different regions.

The CD Cloud Solution Sales Engagement Manager (SSEM) primarily sells Cloud Extensions for SAP’s public cloud services and new developed customer-specific applications on the Hana Cloud Platform (HCP). In this role, you would support the account teams in identifying, driving and closing opportunities in the area of Customer Experience (CEC/C4x), Workforce Management (SFSF, Concur), Digital Assets & IoT, Business Networks (ARIBA) and ByD. You would leverage the SAP organization (product teams, license sales, and consulting) to drive innovation at our customers, work closely aligned with the account team (Services Account Manager/Client Partner, and Account Executives) and LoB Sales forces. You would mobilize and orchestrate the necessary resources within the organization to assess and qualify customer’s requirements, estimate efforts, define pricing of the solution, build the business case, define and present the value proposition, negotiate the contract and close the deal. As part of a global community lead by the CD Cloud Service Center (CSC) G2M Office, you will leverage SAP solution architects, industry experts, onshore/offshore SAP execution teams, and possibly partner with System Integrators to offer the best solution to the customer.


As CD Solution Sales Engagement Manager, you will be responsible for the SAP Custom Development cloud extension pipeline, bookings and revenue targets by maximizing and growing our business in the area of Cloud CAEs in close collaboration with the License Sales, LoB Sales and Services Sales organization. The CD SSEM will also be responsible to work on opportunities for our on premise CD business.

Expected Main Tasks:

  • Seize CD CAE bookings/revenue targets in the sales cycle.

  • Establish, protect and cultivate relationships to sales and customers.

  • Successful positioning of cloud extensions to extend footprint at SCP accounts in the cloud arena.

  • Develop Sales and GTM Strategy for cloud with the respective sales organizations and line of business representatives.

  • Conducts enablement sessions for the entire sales community to promote cloud extensions in the MU and/or region.

  • Create and drive demand generation activities, develop and execute sales plans, conduct pipeline & alignment calls, etc.

  • Work closely with account teams and leverage the CD organization to identify and manage opportunities, understands customer’s buying center, develop and present value proposition define competitive pricing, negotiate contracts and close deals.

  • Facilitates internal contractual discussions between account teams, CD Organization, Risk Management, Compliance, Controlling and Legal.


The cloud extension business is the fastest growing business with SAP Custom Development. In order to position SAP CD Cloud Extensions and Applications the candidate must have experience in selling one of SAP’s public cloud solutions or services. Cloud project delivery experience and knowledge about run and maintain of a public cloud solution is an advantage. You must be able to gain trust of the account teams, understand customer requirements, position unique selling points at customer and leverage delivery mix capabilities to offer competitive pricing. You are resilient and able to assert yourself internally and with the customer. You must have the willingness to drive sales opportunities and close them successfully, must be able to work in a matrix organization aligning with several internal and external stakeholders, and mobilize resources for a common objective: winning a sales opportunity.


  • University degree or equivalent.

  • 3-5 years of experience in selling complex Cloud Solutions, preferably SF, C4C, Ariba, HCP/IoT and/or Hybris commerce.

  • Extensive and deep network in the one of the above mentioned LoBs.

  • Experience in project management and in SAP Cloud project delivery is an advantage.

  • Customer focus, sales skills and winning attitude is key.

  • Strong sense of teamwork, organization, resilience, motivation and positive attitude.

  • Intercultural sensibility, ability to work in a multicultural environment.

  • Excellent presentation and communication skills.


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.


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.

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