SAP SAP Product Lifecycle Management Senior Consultant - PLM/PPM/CPM/QM/EAM/PM Job in Palo Alto, California

Requisition ID: 170080

Work Area: Consulting and Professional Services

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.

*Candidates can be located anywhere in the US*


SAP is currently seeking an experienced Business Processes Consultant experienced with SAP Extended Supply Chain Management (eSCM) Suite expertise and implementation experience. The Extended Supply Chain Management (eSCM) Consultant facilitates the implementation and support of the SAP Extended Supply Chain Management (eSCM) Application Portfolio Suite to enhance the clients’ business functionality and overall performance, while maintaining a high degree of customer satisfaction. In addition, the consultant will partner with the client to analyze and define business requirements, processes and objectives to scope project and deliverables for same. The consultant will implement, customize and test solutions on client system and develop client-specific enhancements to meet business requirements as needed; as well as:

  • Be actively involved in the preparation, conceptualization, realization and Go Live of customer implementation projects

  • Perform feasibility studies and process design reviews

  • Take responsibility from time to time as team lead and supports respective line manager(s) in people development tasks

  • Develop detailed plan of process implementation

  • Define detailed blueprint for development requirements

  • Lead industry /corporate process implementation across all related applications (SAP/non-SAP)

  • Develop and Assure quality of process models

  • Demonstrate profound knowledge of modeling standards and tools

  • Assist in the development of the overall project plan (scoping process) as well as individual work plans; acting as liaison with client for troubleshooting (investigates, analyses, and solves software problems)

  • Analyze and map clients’ business requirements, processes and objectives; develop necessary product modifications to satisfy clients’ needs.

  • Support the R&D/Engineering North America Consulting Practice with pre-sales support, spot consulting and internal projects and commit to the success of customers, partners, colleagues, and SAP


In addition to a Bachelor Degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Business Administration or related discipline, and a minimum of seven years of progressive experience, the successful candidate will possess.

  • A minimum of 5 years consulting experience.

  • Solution focus: Strong knowledge of SAP PLM Application Portfolio Suite business processes and best practices

  • Expertise in latest release of components of the PLM Application Portfolio

  • Experience with Discrete Manufacturing & PLM business processes and various related industry experience

  • Formal SAP certification in a related application area is a plus

  • ABAP development and debugging skills a plus

  • Good knowledge of SAP integration to Core ECC desirable.

  • Experience with SAP Implementation Methodologies (ASAP, Activate, Sprints, etc.).

  • Knowledge of Rapid Deployment Solutions (RDS), Assemble to Order (A2O), Engineered Services (ES), etc.

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills with the ability to effectively interact at all levels within client company

  • Ability to act as a team lead



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.

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EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability:

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their age, race, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.

Additional Locations: Virtual - USA