SAP Solution Expert - Predictive Maintenance and Service Job in Newtown Square, Pennsylvania

Requisition ID: 121169

Work Area: Software-Design and Development

Expected Travel: 0 - 30%

Career Status: Professional

Employment Type: Regular Full Time


As market leader in enterprise application software, SAP helps companies of all sizes and industries innovate through simplification. From the back office to the boardroom, warehouse to storefront, on premise to cloud, desktop to mobile device – SAP empowers people and organizations to work together more efficiently and use business insight more effectively to stay ahead of the competition. SAP applications and services enable customers to operate profitably, adapt continuously, and grow sustainably.

Industry Cloud

Solution Expert - Predictive Maintenance and Service


SAP's Industry Cloud group drives competitive advantage for SAP by combining products across all markets categories into powerful end-to-end, Industry and Line of Business solutions and coordinates end-to-end execution across the different SAP functional areas. In particular, solutions experts in this area work on the commercialization strategy and go-to-market for a specific end-to-end solution.

Operational Excellence is a cross-functional group within the Extended Supply Chain department focusing on the go-to-market of solutions for the Line of Business Asset Management. We are looking for an experienced solution expert in the area of Enterprise Asset Management, specifically predictive maintenance.

SAP Predictive Maintenance and Service is a solution that is available on-premise or on SAP HANA Cloud Platform, contributing to SAP’s IoT portfolio. It helps maintenance and service engineers to remotely monitor equipment in order to predict failures, improve product quality and operational efficiency. It collects sensor data, merges it with business information, and analyzes the data to find conditions or patterns for failures.

The solution then applies data science to current data to predict when an asset will fail and applies preventive counter measures that will trigger service or maintenance activities.

The role will engage in constant communication and involvement with the software development, industry teams, field, and customers making sure SAP's solutions become successful and profitable in the market.


  • Mindset of a business owner.

  • Ability to work as an influencer in a distributed ecosystem.

  • Ability to understand customer needs and derive market strategies.

  • Strong background in asset maintenance, specifically condition-based and predictive algorithms with the ability to extend into other areas, like overall asset management.

  • Good presentation, communication and negotiation skills, written and spoken. German speaking skills welcome, but not a must.

  • Willingness to dive into new concepts, new processes, new business environment.

  • Strong attitude to drive solutions into successful market adoption.


  • MBA or Masters in a topic relating to asset management, engineering, or science.

  • Practical domain expertise in asset management related jobs or predictive methodology.

  • Affiliation to information technology.

  • 5 to 10 years of professional experience post degree.


  • Establish trusted relationships with key customer accounts to understand their needs and ensure their success with SAP

  • Analyze the software vendor market and SAP customer base to understand the business potential for SAP solutions

  • Create business cases including market requirements documents and develop a strategy and investment plan to realize market potential for SAP solutions

  • Define and execute go-to-market activities and ensure delivery of end-to-end solutions that address current and future customer needs for software

  • Conduct field enablement for pre-sales, value engineering, and sales across all regions while supporting demand generation activities like conferences, webinars, etc.

  • Support specific deal cycles on a global basis, but with a specific focus on either North America or central Europe


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Additional Locations: Virtual - USA