Oracle Principal Consultant in Santa Clara, California
An experienced consulting professional who has an understanding of solutions, industry best practices, multiple business processes or technology designs within a product/technology family. Operates independently to provide quality work products to an engagement. Performs varied and complex duties and tasks that need independent judgment, in order to implement Oracle products and technology to meet customer needs. Applies Oracle methodology, company procedures, and leading practices.
Operates independently to provide quality work products to an engagement. Performs varied and complex duties and tasks that need independent judgment, in order to implement Oracle products and technology to meet customer needs. Applies Oracle methodology, company procedures, and leading practices. Demonstrates expertise to deliver functional and technical solutions on moderately complex customer engagements. May act as the team lead on projects. Effectively consults with management of customer organizations. Participates in business development activities. Develops and configures detailed solutions for moderately complex projects.
5-7 years of experience relevant to this position including 2 years consulting experience preferred. Undergraduate degree or equivalent experience. Product or technical expertise relevant to practice focus. Ability to communicate effectively. Ability to build rapport with team members and clients. Ability to travel as needed.
Oracle Primavera services project-intensive industries such as engineering and construction, aerospace and defense, utilities, oil and gas, chemicals, industrial manufacturing, automotive, financial services, communications, travel and transportation, healthcare, and government.
The PGBU has numerous products that support Enterprise Project Portfolio Management software such as Unifier, P6, OPPM and Instantis that encompasses resource allocation, cost reduction, supply-chain efficiency, and decision-makingusing real-time data, for the enterprise market.
The Principal Consultant will be involved in design, implementation, deployment and documentation. This individual will configure applications to meet customer-specific business processes. This position entails creating and maintaining system-related documentation, such as business requirements, process flows, status reports, and configuration worksheets.
This position is 20% Analysis and 80% Technical (drawing on product knowledge for advanced design, configurations and integration meeting customer needs).
Identify problems, research alternatives through testing and consulting with peers. Prepare presentations, drive/gain consensus from implementation team, and implement timely and well thought out solutions
Prepare Business, Functional and System Requirement documents
Configure Enterprise application and business processes
Support end-to-end business process testing of the Unifier application prior to end user acceptance testing
Support the development and design of overall solutions to meet customer needs
Lead and direct configuration resources
Deliver prepared training materials when needed
Prepare hand-off and custom project training documents
Travel approx. 80% of the time and as required to support the customer(s)
Ability to work with customers at their customer site
Consulting skills ability to cope with deadlines
Consulting skills ability to synthesize information and act upon it
Experience with Unifier strongly preferred
Excellent oral and written communication skills and the ability to work as part of a cross matrix team
Must be able to articulate complex concepts to audiences of varying perception levels.
Working knowledge of web technology and databases are required. Primavera or other large scale project management experience or construction software such as AutoCAD is welcome.
The ability to follow-through on all projects
Must demonstrate a strong ability and initiative to learn
Quick Study, self-starter, not afraid to learn from trial and error
Strong working knowledge of Excel, PowerPoint, Visio and Word is required.
The candidate should also have a high level of attention to detail.
Must be able to "think on your feet"
Prefer Bachelor s of Science Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related field
3 to 5 years Experience in a Client facing Sales or Consulting Role
Enterprise Software implementation experience working for a software company.
Previous systems (integration) experience with Oracle CRM, ERP and HRM systems are welcome
Title: Principal Consultant
Location: United States
Requisition ID: 180001JQ