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Oracle Utilities Senior Principal Consultant - Utilities Global Business Unit in United Kingdom

Utilities Senior Principal Consultant - Utilities Global Business Unit

Preferred Qualifications

OracleUtilities Overview

Oracle Utilities delivers proven software applications that help utility

companies of all types and sizes achieve competitive advantage, business

performance excellence and a lower total cost of technology ownership. Oracle

Utilities integrates industry-specific Customer Care & Billing, Customer

Cloud Service, Network Management, Work and Asset management, and Meter Data

Management applications with the capabilities of Oracle's industry-leading

enterprise applications, business intelligence tools, middleware, database

technologies, as well as servers and storage. The software enables customers to

adapt more nimbly to market deregulation, meet ever-evolving customer demands

and deliver on environmental conservation commitments.

The Oracle Utilities Global Business Unit (UGBU) enhances the Oracle brand by

delivering best of breed business solutions and professional services to the

Utility industries around the world. Our customers value us above all other

competitors because of our thought leadership, understanding of their needs,

talents and superior ability to provide world-class solutions for the

challenges they face. Our customer relationships can be leveraged by all of

Oracle to grow Oracle's relevance in our industries.

RoleDescription

An

experienced consulting professional who has a broad understanding of Oracle

Utilities products (CC&B, MDM, SGG, or others), industry best practices,

and multiple business processes and technology designs within the Oracle

Utilities product/technology family.

This resource will work directly with client’s

core business team to ensure focus on business case objectives, leveraging best

practice processes across the solution set, and scope management. This role

also involves developing practical and creative solutions in a way that solves

business problem. Facilitates workshops with clients to deliver a clear

specification of the customer’s business requirements and a business-justified

solution. Applies Oracle methodology,

company procedures, and leading practices.

Demonstrates

expertise to deliver functional and technical solutions on complex customer

engagements. May lead the solution design and implementation aspects of

engagement(s) ensuring high quality, integrated software solutions within

constraints of time and budget. May act as the team lead on projects, providing

coaching, guidance and feedback to develop skills of team members. Effectively

consults with management of customer organizations.

Responsibilitiesinclude, but are not limited to:

  • Internal

o Mentor

junior resources on product and best practice

o Contribute

to reusable collateral/accelerators

o Knowledge

sharing across peer group

o Active

support to Business Development / Sales opportunities

  • Project engagements

o Apply

professional mastery and industry-wide understanding of technology, tools and

methodologies to develop solutions in leading edge or critical situations.

o Guide

clients towards solutions that leverage Oracle base system functionality and

best practices in the industry.

o Guide

and facilitate system configuration.

o Develop

functional design specifications for complex requirements, and supports more

junior resources on their assigned activities

o Anticipate

future customer, industry and information technology trends.

o Business

process modelling (experience with Oracle Utilities Reference model is a plus).

o Ability

to review and understand multiple designs and ensure formation of a creative

and cohesive solution.

o Work

closely with the client to understand and manage their expectations, as well as

working closely with Oracle and third-party vendors to ensure delivery.

o Be

responsible for ensuring that a quality, integrated software solution is

delivered in a timely manner, at budget, and to our client's satisfaction.

Requiredqualifications include:

  • Possess B.S. or B.A. degree in either Management Information

Systems/Technology, Computer Science, STEM subject, or equivalent.

  • Oracle Utilities products

(CC&B, MDM, CSS, etc) experience on at least four implementation projects.

  • Experience facilitating workshops,

guiding the client to a recommended solution, and owning the delivery of it.

  • Ability to communicate

effectively and build rapport with team members and clients

  • Hands on experience with

Oracle Utilities Application Framework (OUAF) including Configuration Tools

  • Must have hands on SQL, and

Java knowledge and experience

  • Knowledge of Design and

Customizations of Java Based Applications

  • Good understanding of the

Design, Development, Testing and Release phases of the SDLC.

  • Oracle Utilities products Implementation

Specialist certification

  • Good understanding of business

processes and Business Process Modeling experience

  • 7 years overall relevant

experience including at least 5 in consulting

  • Strong written and spoken

English communication skills are required – heavy client facing role

  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, Power Point,

Visio)

  • Ability to travel to client

locations throughout the EMEA region weekly

This

job requires extensive travel

Detailed Description and Job Requirements

An experienced consulting professional who has a broad 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 lead the solution design and implementation aspects of engagement(s) ensuring high quality, integrated software solutions within constraints of time and budget. May act as the team lead on projects, providing coaching, guidance and feedback to develop skills of team members. Effectively consults with management of customer organizations. Participates in business development activities. Develops and leads detailed solutions for moderately complex projects.

6-8 years of experience relevant to this position including 3-4 years consulting 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. Ability to travel as needed.

As part of Oracle's employment process candidates will be required to successfully complete a pre-employment screening process. This will involve identity and employment verification, professional references, education verification and professional qualifications and memberships (if applicable).

Job: Consulting

Location: United Kingdom

Job Type: Regular Employee Hire

Organization: Oracle

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