SAP Infrastructure Product Build Manager - Senior Project Consultant Job in Budapest, Hungary

Requisition ID: 177695

Work Area: Information Technology

Expected Travel: 0 - 10%

Career Status: Professional

Employment Type: Regular Full Time

COMPANY DESCRIPTION

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.

PURPOSE AND OBJECTIVES

Cloud Infrastructure Services (CIS) is responsible for running SAP’s backend technology including operations of state-of-the-art data centers and the technical platforms as integral part and foundation for all SAP Cloud solutions and services around the globe.

The Cloud Infrastructure Services unit provides these shared services for SAP’s external Cloud Business and also for SAP’s internal infrastructure such as development, training, or demo landscapes.

Within CIS and among other responsibility, the Infrastructure Build organization is globally responsible to fulfill the demand for Infrastructure capacities in the various Data Centers and hand it over to the consumers of the Infrastructure and to the Infrastructure Run organization. The Infrastructure Build is set up in regional units.

EXPECTATIONS AND TASKS

The Infrastructure Product Build Manager is responsible for the build of a defined Infrastructure capacity (product) in a defined Data Center. An infrastructure product consists of servers, network, storage, back up and peripheral equipment. The product build is finished when all from HW procurement, physical installation in the Data Center, configuration of the Infrastructure and handover to consumer including acceptance is done. The role will lead multiple product builds in parallel. The responsibility includes

  • all planning and validation of the build

  • the coordination, the driving and tracking / reporting of the different build execution steps

  • the successful handover to consumer in time, expected costs and in quality.

The role will work closely together with Infrastructure experts from Data Center, Order Management, Server, Network, Storage and Back up teams who execute the work within dedicated work centers.

Additional tasks are:

  • Report to Infrastructure Management on status

  • Close collaboration with the other Infrastructure teams and the consumer / customer of the Infrastructure build product

  • Contribute to planning and execution maturity / continuous improvements

  • Work along the rules defined and the tools given by Infrastructure build governance

The role reports to the Head of Infrastructure build EMEA based in Germany.

EDUCATION AND QUALIFICATIONS / SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES

Required skills

  • Experience with the methods and tools of product build in IT or other industries

  • Background of IT Infrastructure

  • Strong consumer / customer orientation, high quality of work focus and result / deliverable oriented thinking

  • Ability to work in a globally distributed organization and eagerness to work with people of other cultures

  • Fluent Business English

  • Bachelor’s degree

Preferred skills

  • Ability to work in a self-contained way

  • Specific IT Infrastructure knowledge in 1 or more of Server, network, storage/backup

  • Experience with reporting to upper line organization management

  • ITIL foundation or comparable certification

  • Good communication skills

WORK EXPERIENCE

  • 8 or more years of work experience that preferably include 3 year within IT Infrastructure or other comparable industries (e.g. manufacturing or construction)

  • At min. 5 years of leading product builds in IT Infrastructure or other comparable industries (e.g. manufacturing or construction) or leading complex IT projects as responsible project manager

SAP'S DIVERSITY COMMITMENT

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.

SAP is committed to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity and to providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you are interested in applying for employment with SAP and are in need of accommodation or special assistance to navigate our website or to complete your application, please send an e-mail with your request to Recruiting Operations Team (Americas: Careers.NorthAmerica@sap.com or Careers.LatinAmerica@sap.com , APJ: Careers.APJ@sap.com , EMEA: Careers@sap.com ). Requests for reasonable accommodation will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

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