Job Description

SAP Project Manager (m/f/d)


smartShift at a glance

smartShift modernizes, moves, and manages SAP applications, for industry-leading companies seeking to realize the full potential of S/4 HANA and hyper-scale cloud infrastructure. Leveraging smartShift’s Intelligent Automation Platform, smartShift clients complete SAP system transformations exponentially faster and with significantly less risk. They upgrade to S/4 HANA in a matter of months, minimize disruption to their business, while freeing up their limited IT resources for higher value, more strategic work. smartShift’s automation has been used to modernize over 1,000 SAP systems, analyze and convert 2 billion lines of code while achieving an error rate of less than 0.1%. For more information, visit

To strengthen our team in Mannheim or Munich, we are looking for an SAP Project Manager(m/f/d) full time.

The Job:

  • Manage large SAP programs such as S/4HANA, cloud, and other digitalization programs
  • Work with key technical and business stakeholders in understanding customer needs and provide smartShift solutions
  • Put all project management tasks into practice


  • Understanding of SAP Product Strategy with respect to S/4HANA, SCP, BW/4HANA 
  • Knowledge of SAP ABAP Programming Best practices, Latest programming techniques
  • Ideas for ABAP DevOps, Agile Development, Test Driven Programming
  • Understanding of Custom Code Management, SAP Tools, ABAP Code Quality Guidelines
  • Understanding of Upgrades, Conversions, Carve-Out, Divestitures in SAP 
  • Understanding of SUM, SPAU, SPDD Processes
  • Understanding of S/4HANA Simplification Items with respect to Technical, Functional (High-Level)
  • Understanding of SAP RESTFul ABAP Programming Model, CDS Views
  • Understanding of SAP FIORI, UI5 
  • Working knowledge with cross-functional, cross technical teams for the integration of SAP Applications with Non-SAP Applications 

Your Profile:

  • Bachelor Degree or equivalent
  • At least 5 years of experience in Technical Leadership/ Managing SAP projects
  • A very solid technical background in the SAP ABAP / SAP technology space
  • Pre-Sales or RFP Response or Customer Facing Experience
  • Planning, Estimation, and Execution of SAP Projects
  • Excellent English and German skills, both at B2-C1 level (written and spoken)

We offer

  • Challenging & diverse: a job in an international IT company with challenging and diverse projects for high-class clients that encourages contributing new ideas and pushing new projects ahead.
  • Communicative & inclusive: our company culture promotes team spirit as well as open communication and cooperation among all colleagues and managers.
  • Comprehensive benefits: including 30 days of annual leave, a subsidized ticket to public transport (so-called Jobticket), subsidized usage of bicycles (so-called JobRad), capital-forming payments, different working time models, height-adjustable desks, up-to-date technical equipment as well as free beverages and fruits – located in a new office space in the heart of Mannheim and Munich. 
  • Team building: regular team events and celebrations make us grow closer together as an innovative and highly motivated team.

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