Oracle Oracle Utilities CC&B Lead Functional Solution Architect | Consulting (US Anywhere M-TH travel) in Redwood City, California

As a recognized authority and leading contributor within their practice, this senior-level consulting position provides consistent high quality and innovative solution leadership to a project team. Leads the solution design and implementation aspects of engagement(s) ensuring high quality, integrated software solutions within constraints of time and budget.

Analyzes business needs to help ensure Oracle solution meets the customer s objectives by combining industry best practices, product knowledge, and business acumen. Exercises judgment and business acumen in selecting methods and techniques to deliver functional and technical solutions on non-routine and very complex aspects of applications and technology installations. Provides direction and mentoring to project teams, and effectively influences customer leadership on key decisions. Supports the business development efforts by pursuing new opportunities and extensions. Collaborates with the consulting sales team by providing domain expertise. Resolves complex customer issues by recommending and implementing solutions. Demonstrates expertise in multiple business processes across two or more product families or ability to architect and design technology solutions encompassing multiple products and make decisions based on impact across the stack.

8-10 years of experience relevant to this position including 4 years of consulting experience. Prior team leadership or management experience preferred. Undergraduate degree or equivalent experience preferred. Product or technical expertise relevant to practice focus. Ability to communicate effectively. Ability to build rapport with team members and clients. Strong influencing and negotiation skills. Ability to travel as needed.

Oracle is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability and protected veterans status or any other characteristic protected by law.

Oracle will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of San Francisco's Fair Chance Ordinance.

Senior Functional Architect role within Americas Services organization, focused on providing functional Customer Care & Billing (CC&B) leadership on Oracle Utilities product engagements multi-product implementation experience preferred (CC&B integrations with MWM, MDM, WAM, CSS, etc). Will work directly with client business sponsor and leads to ensure focus on business case objectives, leveraging best practice processes across the solution set, and scope management. Internally will coordinate across the various delivery architects to ensure cohesive, consistent solutions and deliverables.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

Internal Oracle:

oMentor/develop other consultants into lead roles

oContribute to reusable collateral/accelerators

oParticipate in business development, including customer presentations and RFP responses related to CC&B Functional Architect role/function

oKnowledge sharing across peer group

Project engagements:

oSingle point of contact to both Project Manager and client for the CC&B solution, and scope management

oProvide leadership to the implementation team by promoting consistency across the team, including methodology, deliverable templates, terminology, etc

oProvide leadership and guidance in defining the CC&B solution landscape and strategy

oPartner with client business leadership to seek input from larger client organization and educate this community on key changes to current processes

oProvide utilities industry and CC&B best practice, through engagements in Oracle Utilities implementations within North America

Clear & timely communication internally, as well as externally with customers and partners

Preferred Qualifications

CC&B lead architect experience on at least two implementations

oFacilitating workshops

oDriving the client to a recommended solution and owning the delivery of it

oProviding leadership to both client and project team

Designer or architect experience with the Oracle Utilities Application Framework(OUAF)

Utility industry experience (working directly for a utility) a plus

CC&B Implementation Specialist certification

10 years overall relevant experience, including 5 years in consulting or services

Successful full lifecycle implementation experience

This position typically requires an average of 75% travel. When not traveling to a client site work will be done remotely. Consultants usually travel M-TH.

Qualified candidates with expertise in implementing the Oracle Utilities Suite of products may send resume and contact information directly to nicole.dowden@oracle.com for immediate consideration

Job: *Consulting

Organization: *Oracle

Title: Oracle Utilities CC&B Lead Functional Solution Architect | Consulting (US Anywhere M-TH travel)

Location: United States

Requisition ID: 18000RRL

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