Demonstrate in-depth knowledge of the IT process competency principles and practices, Project management skills
Good understanding of structured project management techniques.
Significant exposure to SAP Basis and ABAP and Databases like MS SQL, MAXDB, Sybase ASE and Oracle.
Complete quality documentation for the SAP environment.
Responsible for managing, planning and overseeing Technology project delivery and operational acceptance of solutions deployed into production.
Ensure the adherence of standards and SAP best practices.
Ensuring complete quality documentation.
Liaise with the functional SAP experts and business teams.
Provide support for other application and services as requested by the IT team leader. Contribute where possible in areas outside of the job holder’s technical expertise.
Utilize knowledge of defined reference architectures, technology trends and implementation experience to translate business requirements into a system and landscape solution blueprint that represents an end-to-end technical solution.
Provide input for the solution road map, integrating multiple disparate processes, and addressing short and long term organizational needs
Create documentation and presentations
Ensure that changes to SAP are delivered in line with the business standards in terms of development and testing
Ensure that changes to dependent applications are viable in SAP and do not cause a detrimental impact to production
Lead activities during upgrades and releases with multiple stakeholders, working with change and release management team.
Work Closely with Business and IT partners on release scheduling and communication of progress
Nice to have : Behavioural Skills :
Behavioural Skills :
Excellent interpersonal, communication, and organizational skills.
Willingness to learn and quickly adapt to changing requirements
Proactive approach to identifying issues and presenting solutions and options
Ability to direct and guide teams
Soft Skills :
Previous Experience & Qualifications
Education / Qualification :
A degree in Computer Science or equivalent or a related discipline; or equivalent work experience
Knowledge & Experience :
Must have 7+ plus years of experience demonstrating leadership and management experience in SAP technology project delivery capacity including remote and off-shored team’s management in Global delivery model.
2 years in Project / Program Leadership Roles
Having worked for Insurance companies is a plus
Well versed in modern delivery frameworks
Excellent knowledge and understanding of Software Development Lifecycle
Significant experience of Service Management, Change and Release Management and Quality Management techniques gained through IT program / project delivery and in an IT support environment.
Experience of working within multi-location teams.
Experience of working in large programs of work
Experience of leading small medium sized teams in project delivery.
Multi-year experience in supporting a complex SAP landscape with architecture, design and deployment experience of major release / project roll-out.
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