Microsoft’s cloud and devices businesses are growing exponentially, and the Supply Chain Engineering team is responsible for building the services and infrastructure underlying this growth. Supply Chain engineering team key responsibilities include demand forecasting, capacity planning, supply chain management, manufacturing and logistics planning and execution, and of course customer care services. To efficiently manage this scope at scale, analytics based on high quality, timely data flowing across business processes is essential. The Supply Chain engineering team is in the midst of a transformation that will enable the business to efficiently scale to meet these needs. Ultimately, we envision a future where systems can anticipate issues and see opportunities, recommend and take actions, and where humans review and oversee this work.
We are seeking a Principal Software Engineering Manager to manage SAP Supply Chain – Plan engineering team, team play a critical role in enabling our business to scale through a digital & cost-effective supply chain strategy leveraging the industry leading solutions. You will partner with product management and teams across the company to lead the innovation and evolution of the solutions and services. We are looking for a proven leader who are passionate about engineering and bring their strength on supply chain domain and be part of the digital transformation journey.
Role encompasses both the aspects of delivery and people management. This position is responsible for providing overall leadership to the SAP supply chain plan engineering team, setting direction for the team, ensuring all commitments are met and developing strong partnerships with other groups, globally. This person will lead a team comprising highly skilled SAP functional individual contributors from Software Engineering discipline. The role includes building alliances with Business Operations team along with the PM counterpart. Ideal candidates will have a strong balance of technical & people skills, a proven history of working well across large scale, globally dispersed groups. The position is responsible for driving design decision, ensuing the development of high-quality solutions with an emphasis on quality, simplicity and maintainability while ensuring sound instrumentation and telemetry into the solutions to measure availability and operational intelligence metrics.
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