EY Senior Consultant- SAP Basis in Columbia, South Carolina
Senior Consultant- SAP Basis
Requisition # UNI00FQ7
Post Date Nov 05, 2020
Our objective is to provide clients with end to end services helping them use SAP technology to improve their business performance and operations. We do this by embedding advanced technology architecture practices into EY’s SAP service line capabilities (Supply Chain, FICO, BPC, Data & Analytics, Customer, and SuccessFactors) that bring business process leading practices powered by the latest SAP solutions.
We invest in our people to develop market-leading insights, innovative solutions, and advanced service models, drawing on our integrated competencies in tax, assurance, transactions and risk, as well as our work in implementing SAP. Together, we help clients provide better outcomes and long-lasting results, from strategy to execution.
Our Technology Consulting group advises clients throughout their journey, from education on new trends, vendor offerings, or solution strategies, through design and architecture, and then implementation of core applications required to run their businesses. Our focus is on helping our clients to achieve the following key benefits:
Anoptimal applications portfolio and governance structure that aligns withIT strategy and business architecture
Maximizingthe benefit of emerging technologies on both the implementation experienceas well as the resultant business solutions
Improvementin application performance driving higher customer (internal and external)satisfaction
Costreduction and better investment decisions for applications infrastructureand services
Reductionin complexity and improvement in agility for applications to supportchanging business needs and risk mitigation
Our team is looking for an experienced Senior Consultant to act as an SAP BASIS architect and support our efforts across clients.
The opportunity is now. If you are interested in being part of a dynamic team, serving clients, and reaching your full potential - EY Consulting is for you.
Workwith a team of technology professionals through all phases of the technologylifecycle, including requirements definition, architecture design, andconversion and testing on both internal and client-facing projects
Demonstratestrong technical SAP skills, with a particular focus on supportingconsolidation, merging, and overall technical management of SAP activities
Providebusiness development assistance, and as needed, manage project teamsthrough agreed upon phases of SAP project governance, requirementsdefinition, vendor selection, risk analysis, customization, testing andtraining
Developand apply applicable methodologies, tools, approaches, points of view,thought leadership and accelerators to differentiate EY in the SAPconsulting market. These are shared with all EY market-facingorganizations to provide consistency and common platforms with which to goto market
Defineand translate customer business requirements for enterprise-wide orlarge-scale information systems supporting SAP Business Modules intotechnical solutions. Provide technical leadership and individualcontribution to the architecture and design of these solutions
Ownthe overall architecture, design and technical oversight of complexbusiness initiatives in customer consulting engagements
Interfacewith the account team, customer, and customer executive management todefine requirements, recommend solutions and ultimately implement percost, scope and schedule
Reviewand influence existing customer strategic goals. Collect, prioritize anddocument customer requirements with the customer. Document theArchitecture and Design and implement such within customer base
Provideadvisory support on complex tasks and project supervision. Participate in customerengagement planning and supporting sales efforts
Articulatealternatives in terms of cost, benefit, and risk where multiple solutionsexist. Collaborate with the Project Manager in the creation of technicalproject plans and assemble teams for customer engagements. Performtechnical quality assurance audits
Developlong-term relationships and networks both internally and externally
To qualify, candidates must have:
Approximately2+ years of practical industry/technology experience
2+years of experience working with ERP based systems
Minimum3+ years of SAP Basis experience managing SAP environments
Strongwritten and verbal communication, presentation, client service andtechnical writing skills, coupled with a strong interest in furtherdeveloping and integrating enterprise business processes with technologyskills
Abilityand comfort level researching client inquiries and emerging issues,including regulations, industry practices, and new technologies
Knowledgeof leading practices, benchmarking, peer company environments and prioradvisory experience relevant to industry-specific technology functions
Priorconsulting experience preferred
SAPCertification(s) highly preferred
Bachelor’sor Master’s degree in a related field
Mustalso be willing and able to travel 70-90% of a work schedule
Ideally, you’ll also have
Priorconsulting industry experience or deep functional experience
Experiencewith at least one full cycle implementation of SAP
What working at EY offers
We offer a competitive compensation package where you’ll be rewarded based on your performance and recognized for the value you bring to our business. In addition, our Total Rewards package includes medical and dental coverage, both pension and 401(k) plans, a minimum of 15 days of vacation plus ten observed holidays and three paid personal days, and a range of programs and benefits designed to support your physical, financial and social well-being.
As a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services, we hire and develop the most passionate people in their field to help build a better working world. This starts with a culture that believes in giving you the training, opportunities and creative freedom to make things better. So that whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime.
If you can confidently demonstrate that you meet thecriteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.
Make your mark. Apply today
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