Techno - Functional Consultant in San Diego, CA at BCforward

Date Posted: 11/7/2019

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Techno - Functional Consultant

BCforward is currently seeking highly motivated Techno - Functional Consultant for an opportunity in San Diego, CA.

Title: Techno - Functional Consultant

Location: San Diego, CA

Duration: 12 Months Contract

Job Description:

  • The Techno - Functional Consultant is responsible for assisting our customers with the design and deployment of their SAP Ariba solutions. As functional experts, they will help lead the customer in the build, testing and deployment of their software solution and associated business processes.
  • Customer Focus
  • Lead functional scope definition and design for Ariba Sourcing solution
  • Uses knowledge of customer's business and industry to assess findings and shape solutions.
  • Influences the opinions and decisions of clients using understanding of client's organizational processes and structure.
  • Knows customer problems and anticipates their needs.
  • Identifies client issues and approaches for determining potential solutions.
  • Dedicated to delivering exceptional results.
  • Makes the client successful within the realm and scope of the Statement of Work (SOW).
  • Leads customers through the lifecycle of an Ariba implementation.
  • Guides customers through the design process to make decisions with full visibility into Ariba Best Practices.
  • Assists customers in the development of processes and procedures which leverage Ariba solution functionality being deployed.
  • Authors Functional and Technical design documents.
  • Plans and manages project tasks and resources to ensure deliverables are on time, within budget, and meet quality standards to achieve high customer satisfaction.
  • Often will lead some portion of the customer deployment.
  • Can deploy Ariba solutions that they may not have previously deployed.
  • Shares expertise through training and communications with customers ensuring knowledge transfer and the desired level of self-sufficiency is achieved.
  • Ariba Solution Expertise
  • Builds solution, customer, and industry knowledge by leveraging the appropriate resources.
  • Synthesizes learnings into a logical story using quantitative/qualitative data and/or sound reasoning.
  • Communicates to effectively resolve problems or issues.
  • Experience with Ariba and EBS integration

  • Executes with minimal guidance and shows strong initiative.
  • Works with project manager to determine what resources/skills are needed (e.g., other consultants, product management, engineering, Shared Services (former GSO), technical support) and brings them in as necessary.
  • Maintains regular communication with team members (e.g., face-to-face, via voicemails, emails) so everyone understands what the others are working on.
  • Proactively collaborates with teammates to anticipate and respond to issues that could impact solution delivery (e.g., change in scope).
  • Displays proactive communication (i.e., face-to-face meetings and phone calls are more frequent than emails).
Minimum Qualifications

  • A minimum of three (3) to five (5) years experience with ""Big 5"" consulting firm or comparable in systems implementation, process re-engineering or a related discipline in a team lead or manager role
  • Demonstrated ability to successfully manage large scale projects
  • Bachelor's degree in business, marketing or technical discipline
  • Excellent written, verbal, and presentation skills.
  • Strong analytical and organizational talent
  • Ability to work onsite in San Diego Office, 4 days a week.?"

About BCforward:

BCforward began as an IT business solutions and staffing firm. Founded in 1998, BCforward has grown with our customers' needs into a full service personnel solutions organization. Headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana, BCforward also operates numerous delivery centers across North America and India. We are currently the largest consulting firm and largest MBE certified firm in Indiana. Our uninterrupted growth has allowed BCforward to deliver uniquely configured IT staffing and project solutions for over years of catering to our customers' specific needs. BCforward currently maintains a team of over 5000 global resources. With our additional brand, Stafforward, together we have the capabilities to deliver services for a variety of industries in both public and private sectors which allows us to address your most challenging needs.

This posting is not an offer of employment. All applicants must be authorized to work in the United States and willing cooperate with a background check and drug screen, to the extent permitted by federal and local laws up to, and including, both criminal and financial reviews. The submission of intentionally false or fraudulent information in response to this job posting shall render the applicant ineligible for the position. BCforward is an equal opportunity employer. Any subsequent offer of employment shall be considered employment at will regardless of the anticipated assignment duration.

Interested candidates please send resume in Word format Please reference job code 96865 when responding to this ad.