SAP Release Manager Job in Munich, Germany

Requisition ID: 118081

Work Area: Software-Design and Development

Location: Munich

Expected Travel: 0 - 20%

Career Status: Professional

Employment Type: Regular Full Time


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As senior project consultant you assure that projects or programs produce the required products to the required standards of quality focusing on the requirements of the SAP release process.


  • Understand the culture of decentralization and autonomy in an agile software development process of a cloud-native product where speed, safety and scale are important characteristics.

  • Adapt the SAP release process requirements to the demands of an agile software development methodology for cloud products.

  • Assist the Release Manager with release related topics and activities.

  • Coordinate consulting work for Subject Matter Experts on release related tasks/topics which contribute to product readiness (corporate requirements, business guidelines).

  • Work with Product Leads, Product Owners and other stakeholders to help assure strategy and organizational goals.

  • Ensure teams understand the release process, follow minimal release requirements and deliver results for release decisions.

  • Report the project release status, escalates issues and risks.

  • Maintain fulfillment status of requirements in SAP release tools for all further deliveries.

  • Ensure our management and also our PPL and PPD are adequately informed and satisfied regarding the release progress and completion of the release process.

  • Ensure that all contributing parties for a release decision are aligned and ready to release the delivery. Prepare the release decision meeting.

  • Facilitate excellent communication between all internal and external teams.


Required skills

  • Degree or equivalents in Computer Science, Technical Engineering, Economics or related field

  • Extensive knowledge and experience with full software development life cycle, from design through implementation until maintenance

  • Ability and willingness to work as part of a self-organizing team

  • Very good verbal and written English

  • Excellent communication skills, with the ability to work and contribute to a collaborative working culture

  • Open-minded personality

Preferred skills

  • E-commerce domain knowledge

  • Proven experience and very good understanding of lean and agile software development methodologies


  • ideally several years of experience as Release Manager


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