SAP Product Expert for S/4HANA Cloud Integration Scenarios Job in Palo Alto, California

Requisition ID: 127245

Work Area: Software-Development Operations

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.


We are looking for a talented product specialist, to strengthen our team. You will be responsible for the definition, delivery and success of SAP Best Practices for integration scenarios in the context of S/4HANA Cloud Editions and Ariba Procurement. In this role you define use cases and a clear scope, based on real life best practices adopted by customers and stakeholders. Collaboration with the development organization to execute on the solution is significant part of the daily work. Collaboration among team members is essential. Every team member is encouraged to adopt a holistic view, making their SAP Best Practices for Integration an integral part of the solution value proposition. We guide by the principles and mission of team and organization. Enabling our team members to be able to develop themselves and their area of responsibility is key. We support this by training, onboarding sessions and training on the Job.

This position requires close collaboration with the Ariba and S/4HANA product teams and the ability to establish itself as a collaborative partner, while maintaining focus on our objectives. It offers a unique opportunity to define and establish SAP Best Practices for Integration with S/4HANA with cutting edge technology and innovative new products.

  • Define clear scope and use cases for Integration Best Practices and utilize cutting edge technology to support integration with SAP’s cloud solutions including SAP’s flagship solution S/4HANA by leveraging middleware tools

  • Have product ownership and as such define a product road map, scope and direction for Integration Scenarios, from strategy to execution all the way through product delivery

  • Collaborate with the development organization to get those concepts established and deliver a valuable solution for our customers

  • Actively seek feedback on your deliverables from stakeholders, such as partners and customers and synthesize requirements into executable deliverables

  • Work on assets supporting the use and adoption of those solutions with our customers

  • Take on the responsibility for this solution and act as a thought leader and evangelist with stakeholders at internal and external events


Required skills

  • University Degree (BA, Bachelor or Master) in Computer Science / Information Technology or Economics / Business Administration

  • Experience with design and development of business software solutions

  • Strong analytical and logical skills

  • Proven ability to conceptual work, structuring complex matters and describing them in simple terms

  • Willingness and proven ability to pioneer new topics and technology

  • Self starter with passion to be a hands-on expert in the required filed

  • Customer orientation with a strong focus on quality

  • Strong communication profile with the ability to engage with stakeholders

  • Ability to work in an international team

  • Fluent English language skills

Preferred skills

  • Understanding of SAP products and solutions

  • Hands-on experience with cloud integration (cloud to cloud, cloud to on-premise)

  • Experience with SAP’s cloud solutions like: S/4HANA and Ariba, Fieldglass

  • Ability to understand and analyze customer needs, synthesize requirements and drive execution towards successful delivery

  • Technical experience with middleware technologies (SAP PI and HCI) and/or with programming languages

  • Strong communication profile with the ability to engage with stakeholders

  • Excellent presentation and networking skills


  • At least 3 years of professional work experience

  • Roll-In and Product-/Solution strategy work experience, including co-innovation with customers and/or software development experience


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