Requisition ID: 249360
Work Area: Solution and Product Management
Expected Travel: 0%
Career Status: Professional
Employment Type: Regular Full Time
Career Level: T3
Original Posting Date : 3/16/2020
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Job Title: Senior Product Specialist
Location: San Ramon, CA
Purpose and Objective:
SuccessFactors, Inc seeks a Senior Product Specialist at our San Ramon, CA location responsible for the success, quality, cost management and delivery of a product or project in the whole product lifecycle as defined in the portfolio.
Expectations and Tasks:
Contribute to the efficiency, effectiveness and improvement of processes used in own area. Analyze technology trends and customer requirements to identify growth opportunities for SAP.
Proactively engage and provide input for product strategy discussions. Contribute to developing a product vision and a product roadmap. Constantly evaluate competitive products on basis of publicly available information to ensure product is on-par or competitive in the current market.
Conduct user research, participate and organize customer events for customer roll-in. Ensure customer input into all product definitions. Prioritize and describe product backlog which reflects customer and user needs.
Enrich backlog and ensure that the scrum team and other relevant stakeholders have a comprehensive understanding and rollout plan. Contribute to a holistic product vision and product design and ensure all product teams have a comprehensive understanding of it. Develop test cases and conduct expert testing and validate planned and implemented scope throughout product lifecycle and ensure delivery of high quality software.
Accept or reject sprint results. Contribute to creation of product-related non-coded assets (such as rollout and knowledge transfer material). Create and contribute to the delivery of a product to implement the solution strategy. Collect & incorporate early feedback from customers and other relevant stakeholders. Remain cognizant of usable software being available at the end of every sprint.
Education and Qualifications/Skills and Competencies:
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics or a related field and 6 years of experience required. The company will also accept a Master's degree and 4 years of experience.
Travel: 0% travel required.
Internal use only: reference code lhrs4262
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