SAP (Senior/Expert) User interface designer (UI designer, UX expert) Job in Walldorf/St. Leon-Rot, Germany

Requisition ID: 120700

Work Area: Software-Design and Development

Location: Walldorf/St. Leon-Rot

Expected Travel: 0 - 10%

Career Status: Professional

Employment Type: Regular Full Time


SAP’s vision is to help the world run better and improve people’s lives.

As the cloud company powered by SAP HANA®, SAP is a market leader in enterprise application software, helping companies of all sizes and industries run better. SAP empowers people and organizations to work together more efficiently and use business insight more effectively. SAP applications and services enable our customers to operate profitably, adapt continuously, and grow sustainably.

At SAP, we believe in the power of collaboration and empower our employees to perform at their best in an environment that encourages free and open expression of ideas. You’ll work alongside creative thinkers who share your interests, while turning big ideas into reality for our customers. With innovative job training, mentors to help you grow, and the flexibility to balance your work and personal life, you’ll be able to get more out of your career. It’s no wonder that some of the sharpest minds from around the world are working for a company that is consistently recognized as a global top employer.

Now it’s your turn to take the next step and help make the world Run Simple.


As SAP supports its customers’ transformation to become digital enterprises, SAP Support is transforming alongside. “The Next Generation Of Support – Support For the digital enterprise”

More than ever, the user experience will be critical to SAP’s strategy to become THE Cloud Company powered by SAP HANA. Supporting our customers is being taken to the next level with new applications and web based tools both for customers and employees of SAP.

In this context, the User interface designer (UI designer, UX expert) in Product Support is responsible for the consistent UI & App design in her/his domain.


Be part of a new development team located Germany and Shanghai and work with highly motivated colleagues to the agile development methodology. Collaborate with Support Infrastructure Team and Product Support Delivery Teams.

  • Create and iteratively improve user interfaces for our business products

  • Shape a consistent visual language for our end users that draws on a clear visual hierarchy, typography, iconography, and color scheme

  • Create cross­platform UI guidelines and pixel­level specifications

  • Work closely with the team (project lead, developers, end users) to holistically understand business and user requirements, and derive adequate UI designs

  • Actively drive visual design improvements during the concept and design process and ensure the best possible implementation

  • Contribute to prototyping, user testing and regular design critique sessions to continuously improve the design quality

  • Immersing yourself quickly into new topics, terminology and end user tasks


Required skills

  • University degree in User Interface Design or a related field

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills in English and German

  • Outstanding visual design skills and a sense for aesthetics and simplicity

  • Good ability to comprehend and master complex contexts and transforming them into visual concepts

  • Expert knowledge of prototyping tools, e.g. SAP Splash, Balsamiq, Axure

  • Proficiency in Design Thinking and user­centered design processes and projects

  • Experience in presenting design ideas to developers and business users

  • Experience with design tools such as Photoshop, Illustrator, Sketch etc.

  • Experience in conducting usability testing

Preferred skills / beneficial:

  • Good Enterprise software design experience

  • Knowledge of HTML5, Fiori, CSS3, and JavaScript

  • Experience in print design, layout, typography


  • We are looking for a designer with 5 years’ experience in designing software applications for desktop, web and/or mobile devices.


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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