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EY Senior Manager - SAP Lead Developer in London, United Kingdom

Senior Manager - SAP Lead Developer


Requisition # LON00IV6

Post Date Nov 05, 2020

Technology Consulting – Senior Manager, SAP Lead Developer – UK

The Consulting line is organized around three markets, Energy and Assets (E&A), Government and Public Sector (GPS) and Products and Services (P&S).

EY AgilityWorks sits within the Consulting Performance Improvement team and aims to be recognised as a leading provider of differentiated technology consulting services harnessing new disruptive technology, alliances and talented people to solve our client’s issues. We are looking for talented people who can help us achieve this!

The opportunity

Having undergone a paradigm shift in recent years, SAP offers an innovative, high-performance, real-time platform and solutions which are enabling organisations to become intelligent enterprises. Our SAP team is focused on working with our clients to leverage these SAP innovations and create business value. In particular, we are looking for an individual with a proven delivery background who can assist our clients with delivering next generation SAP technology.

The successful candidate will be a technology-minded, business-focused development leader with a passion for blending traditional and leading-edge technologies to deliver customer solutions. We are looking for an individual who has been there and done it, and embraces not only the changes in technology but the ever-evolving approaches and methods of delivering it. They will have experience of both large-scale transformations as well as focused, innovative solutions.

Your key responsibilities

In your role as an EY AgilityWorks Lead Developer, you will have responsibility for designing & delivering key aspects of our projects and transformation programmes within our client base. You will be expected to:

  • Design & manage the delivery of various technical artefacts

  • Manage work streams on client facing engagements, often comprising highly distributed teams and utilising a mixture of different SAP and related technologies

  • Engage and collaborate with clients’ stakeholders across all levels of the organisation

  • Work as part of a high performing team, mentoring junior members of staff

  • Bridge between business and functional stakeholders and the technical delivery teams

  • Guide stakeholders to capitalise on the most appropriate technology and solution for each scenario

  • Support sales opportunities with technical input and guidance

As a Senior Manager you would be expected to:

  • Act as a line manager to Managers & Senior Consultants

  • Develop excellent client relationships;

  • Influence stakeholders across all levels

  • Deliver with the use of proven project methodology

  • Mange profitable engagements;

  • Council and mentor more junior members of staff

  • Contribute to sales according to Advisory targets

Skills and attributes for success

  • Full range of WRICEF related activities and artefacts

  • Deep knowledge of ABAP, including modern S/4HANA & HANA based development

  • Fiori application deployment, development & customisation, including knowledge of Fiori design guidelines and the Fiori apps library

  • SAPUI5 & Gateway

  • HANA development including CDS

  • Experience of both brownfield S/4HANA migrations and greenfield deployments

  • Experience of SAP’s wider technology capabilities around SAP Cloud Platform, especially Cloud Portal, Workflow & Mobile Services, and how it can be used to extend core business systems

To qualify for the role, you must have

  • The ability to structure teams, manage work streams and create solutions

  • The technical knowledge to be able to get hands-on, with the governance to think at a solution level

  • Excellent communication skills and ability to build ‘Trusted Adviser’ relationships

  • Able to lead and facilitate customer workshops

  • A deep understanding of the technology development lifecycle

  • Strong experience with Waterfall, Hybrid-Agile and Agile methods (eg. Scrum, Lean, Kanban)

  • Experience working in a governance and assurance role, working with cross-party teams to ensure standards and best-practice delivery

  • The ability to work closely with business leads and project managers to coordinate engagements both large and small, across commercial & delivery aspects

  • Willingness to travel as required in relation to working at Client Sites on specific engagements

  • A passion to continuously learn and develop skills in and around SAP technology

Ideally, you’ll also have

  • 8+ years of experience in complex SAP delivery

  • Experience of project delivery using SAP Activate

  • Experience of UX or Design Thinking methods and tools

  • Hold SAP certification in appropriate technical areas

  • A progressive approach to SAP implementation and adoption of new SAP technology

  • An understanding of the SAP roadmap and industry trends

  • Experience of leading-edge technologies such as RPA, Machine Learning, IoT or other similar areas

  • Broader knowledge of SAP technology topics such as integration, data management & migration, analytics, and collaboration tools such as portals

What we look for

You will be comfortable working as part of a multi-disciplinary team, where you operate collaboratively with clients to help them digitize their business processes utilizing the latest SAP technology. You will add value by contextualizing, designing and delivering solutions within your domain expertise, you are expected to continuously develop your skills and product knowledge, staying up-to-date with SAP’s innovations and leveraging this to provide insight and creative solutions.

What working at EY AgilityWorks offers

We offer a competitive remuneration package where you’ll be rewarded for your individual and team performance. Our comprehensive Total Rewards package includes support for flexible working and career development, and with FlexEY you can select benefits that suit your needs, covering holidays, health and well-being, insurance, savings and a wide range of discounts, offers and promotions. Plus, we offer:

  • Support, coaching and feedback from some of the most engaging colleagues around

  • Opportunities to develop new skills and progress your career

  • The freedom and flexibility to handle your role in a way that’s right for you

About EY Agility works

EY AgilityWorks is a result of EY acquiring AgilityWorks in December 2019. We are a disruptive SAP solutions and services company operating across the intersection of the latest disruptive mobile, big data, cloud solutions and application managed services. We help progressive organisations to transform and prosper in the digital environment, where new ways of working are possible across the entire value chain. EY AgilityWorks has developed significant experience and intellectual capital working with some of the world’s leading brands. These organisations are characterised by having SAP at the heart of their enterprise system landscape with a drive to realise greater agility and quicker time-to-value.

If you can confidently demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.

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