SAP SAP Enable Now Sr Consultant Job in Chicago, Illinois

Requisition ID: 184124

Work Area: Software-Design and Development

Expected Travel: 0 - 80%

Career Status: Professional

Employment Type: Regular Full Time

COMPANY DESCRIPTION

SAP started in 1972 as a team of five colleagues with a desire to do something new. Together, they changed enterprise software and reinvented how business was done. Today, as a market leader in enterprise application software, we remain true to our roots. That’s why we engineer solutions to fuel innovation, foster equality and spread opportunity for our employees and customers across borders and cultures.

SAP values the entrepreneurial spirit, fostering creativity and building lasting relationships with our employees. We know that a diverse and inclusive workforce keeps us competitive and provides opportunities for all. We believe that together we can transform industries, grow economics, lift up societies and sustain our environment. Because it’s the best-run businesses that make the world run better and improve people’s lives.

SAP’s vision is to help the world run better and improve people’s lives. As THE cloud company powered by SAP HANA®, SAP is a market leader in enterprise application software, helping companies of all sizes and industries Run Simple. We empower people and organizations to work together more efficiently and use business insight more effectively. SAP applications and services enable our customers to operate profitably, adapt continuously, and grow sustainably.

PURPOSE AND OBJECTIVES

The Education Consulting Delivery team within SAP Knowledge & Education is responsible for ensuring a scalable and profitable delivery of consulting services, which will in turn lead to a pull through for the entire SAP Knowledge and Education portfolio as well as the successful adoption of SAP Enable Now around the world. Within the Education Consulting Delivery team we are searching for an SAP Enable Now Senior Consultant acting delivering customer projects, but acting as well as a regional North America SAP Enable Now champion for coaching & mentoring other SAP Enable Now consultants in North America.

The individual must be an energetic and dynamic self-starter, who is able to deliver exceptional results through active participation within multi-cultural virtual teams.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Responsible for the overall management of SAP Enable Now implementation projects throughout the lifecycle from project initiation to go-live and support

  • Leverage relationships with customer management and process owners

  • Ensure proper use of methodology, tools and procedures

  • Ensure project success (budgets, schedule, quality and business value)

  • Escalate problems early to those in the account management role

  • Manage and mitigate project risks

  • Perform project management coaching to project team members

  • Takes responsibility as team lead and supports respective line manager(s) in people development tasks

Education Delivery in customer projects:

  • Overall project lead for SAP Enable Now projects

  • Organizes trainings at customer site and trains authors and project managers

  • Resourcing and staffing of sub projects

  • Coordination of external service providers such as content providers, translation service providers or design agencies etc.

  • Coordination with program management (SAP Consulting and Partner Consulting) and management of the customer

  • Customer-specific service development: Develop strategies for SAP Enable Now service centres within the customers organization.

  • Change management, communication and project marketing for SAP Enable Now projects

Coaching & Mentoring

  • Coach and mentor for the regional SAP Enable Now consultants

  • Serve as mentor / advisor to regional sales and presales teams

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Degree in computer science or business administration

  • Must be able to start 10/1 or later

  • Good communication skills

  • Intercultural experience and sensitivity

  • Quality driven (accuracy to detail), analytical and problem solving skills

  • Deep skills in SAP Enable Now

  • Generally technology savvy

  • XML, HTML and Java Script basics

WORK EXPERIENCE

  • 5 years’ experience as Senior Education Consultant or Senior Consultant (Application, Technology) with educational background.

  • Instructional design / e-Learning experience (authoring and project management)

  • Large enterprise architecture experience (server landscape, load balancing mechanisms, identity management etc.)

WHAT YOU GET FROM US

Success is what you make it. At SAP, we help you make it your own.A career at SAP can open many doors for you. If you’re searching for a company that’s dedicated to your ideas and individual growth, recognizes you for your unique contributions, fills you with a strong sense of purpose, and provides a fun, flexible and inclusive work environment – apply now .

SAP'S DIVERSITY COMMITMENT

To harness the power of innovation, SAP invests in the development of its diverse employees. We aspire to leverage the qualities and appreciate the unique competencies that each person brings to the company.

SAP is committed to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity and to providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you are in need of accommodation or special assistance to navigate our website or to complete your application, please send an e-mail with your request to Recruiting Operations Team (Americas: Careers.NorthAmerica@sap.com or Careers.LatinAmerica@sap.com , APJ: Careers.APJ@sap.com , EMEA: Careers@sap.com ).

Successful candidates might be required to undergo a background verification with an external vendor.

Additional Locations : Virtual - USA