SAP Technology Senior Consultant Job in Canberra, Australia
Requisition ID: 169693
Work Area: Customer Service and Support
Expected Travel: 0 - 80%
Career Status: Professional
Employment Type: Regular Full Time
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.
The Technology Senior Consultant’s (TSC) main goal is to create the best overall strategic system landscape for the customer, including legacy systems and modern SAP solutions. The TSC designs and optimizes enterprise wide deployment of SAP technology solutions. In order to do this the TSC needs a solid understanding of SAP product offerings and interoperability with other components as well as a high- level understanding of interface technology.
Strong interpersonal skills are needed to understand the customer’s as-is situation and real pain points. The TSC supports the Account teams in the software evaluation process and finally designs SAP-centric, customer-specific solutions that lead to sales success (incl. Implementation planning).
Since understanding capabilities and pitfalls of legacy systems is essential, a robust experience in the customer’s industry and typical legacy systems / custom coded applications are very important.
Key Responsibilities & Tasks
Detailed planning of IT- implementation
Define detailed blueprint for development requirements
IT-Process implementation across all related IT-components
IT-components specific expert consulting
Support in escalated projects
Knowledge of SAP applications across several operating systems
Support for system optimization
Takes responsibility as team/project lead and supports people development tasks
At least eight years professional experience, with four years working as a consultant
Advisor in questions of SAP technology
Plan and lead technical implementation projects
Plan and review concepts and detailed blueprints of IT projects
Has successfully handled escalation projects
Strong communication skills with technical focus
Acts as thought leader or moderator of a technology related community
Takes responsibility as a team lead when required
Coordinates customer project members, his/her own team and his/her own project tasks.
Acts as a coach for colleagues
SAP product knowledge and sound technical overview
Deep knowledge in at least one technical SAP related area
Excellent people skills
Excellent communication skills (both written and verbal)
Education & Training
Degree in sciences (computer, natural, technical) or equivalent work experience
SAP NetWeaver Technology certification
SAP OS/DB Migration certification
SAP HANA certification
Preferred: Australian Citizenship and Baseline or NV-1 clearance as the candidate will be in Federal Government projects.
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