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Bangalore, KA, IN

SAP Development Manager


About Swiss Re

Swiss Re is one of the world’s leading providers of reinsurance, insurance and other forms of insurance-based risk transfer, working to make the world more resilient. We anticipate and manage a wide variety of risks, from natural catastrophes and climate change to cybercrime.

At Swiss Re we combine experience with creative thinking and cutting-edge expertise to create new opportunities and solutions for our clients. This is possible thanks to the collaboration of more than 13,000 employees across the world.

We offer a flexible working environment where curious and adaptable people thrive. Are you interested in joining us?


About Swiss Re
This is your opportunity to join one of the world's leading reinsurers. Our reinsurance business at Swiss Re is about understanding and analyzing the major risks that concern the world - from natural catastrophes to climate change, from ageing populations to cybercrime. We combine experience with expertise and innovative thinking to create new opportunities and solutions for our clients. And we enable the risk-taking essential to enterprise and progress. This is only possible with around 15,000 truly exceptional Swiss Re people across our group worldwide.
About the role

Are you looking for a challenge that fosters your creative thinking skills and gives you the opportunity to build on your solid software development and/or testing experience? Would you like to play a key role in enabling the harmonious co-existence of multiple agile software implementation projects and a critical productive business application on a highly integrated shared platform? Do you believe that machines perform repetitive tasks – people solve problems … and really clever people prevent problems from occurring in the first place?
Then you are exactly the person we are looking for!
We are searching for a SAP Development Manager whose primary responsibility it is to ensure that the SAP software development is following the new approach of continuous integration and continuous development. In this role you will be in charge of ensuring that the pipeline is continuously improved to ensure that developers and work fast and with high quality. As the SAP DevOps Manager you will be in charge of software development best practices and all types of tests (both manual and automated). You will be part of a small team of internal employees that provides foundational services to the multiple work-streams of the Olympus Project.
Your main duties in this role will be:
•Defining and owning the overall SAP CI/CD process for the Olympus program
•Implementing and management of the software development, quality assurance and testing methods on the SAP S/4 HANA technology stack.
• Coaching and supporting the development teams to drive the adoption of these methods.
• Ensuring adherence to these methods via a lean but effective risk-based monitoring, further build-up of code reviews and quality assurance to support the SAP tech stack.
• Implementation of efficient test evidence gathering, defect handling and sign-off methods.
• Managing test patterns, test data and test systems.
• Driving the adoption of Continuous Integration / Continuous Testing / Continuous Delivery in the Olympus project.

 About the team
Swiss Re Finance Reinsurance is undergoing a significant transformation with several important projects to enhance its operating platform. These projects are in the Finance Transformation Programme known as Olympus. The scope of the Programme affects processes, organization and IT systems, such as valuation engines, sub ledgers, general ledgers as well as the reporting infrastructure. The transformation program is implementing SAP S/4 HANA Finance as a General Ledger and Cost Accounting solution and is currently developing a new generation of Accounting for Insurance products together with SAP, which will be implemented as a Sub-Ledger solution.

About You

  • Degree in applied science, engineering or computer science (or equivalent applied professional experience)
  • Minimum of 13-15 years in a software development and/or a software quality assurance position
  • SAP technologies (ABAP , ABAP Test Cockpit, HANA DDL, CDS)
  • Hands-on experience with SAP-CI/CD pipeline implementation with solid background on ChaRM /gCTS tools (Implemented few POC)
  • Knowledge on DevOps principles and well versed with devops tools is Big advantage
  • Should have experience in managing global teams in Agile framework
  • Ability to develop and manage automated tests
  • Capable of Using Source Code Repositories
  • Solid Understanding of QA Testing Environments
  • Thorough understanding of technologies and technology domains
  • fluent English mandatory
  • Azure DevOps or github or Jenkins understanding
  • As a coach should be mentoring teams required.

Reference Code: 96355 


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