14 days old

Technical Consultant Job

Houston, TX 77002

Requisition ID: 235318
Work Area: Consulting and Professional Services
Expected Travel: 0 - 30%
Career Status: Professional
Employment Type: Regular Full Time

Original Posting Date: 10/29/2019



SAP started in 1972 as a team of five colleagues with a desire to do something new. Together, they changed enterprise software and reinvented how business was done. Today, as a market leader in enterprise application software, we remain true to our roots. Thats why we engineer solutions to fuel innovation, foster equality and spread opportunity for our employees and customers across borders and cultures.
SAP values the entrepreneurial spirit, fostering creativity and building lasting relationships with our employees. We know that a diverse and inclusive workforce keeps us competitive and provides opportunities for all. We believe that together we can transform industries, grow economics, lift up societies and sustain our environment. Because its the best-run businesses that make the world run better and improve peoples lives.

Job Title:  Technical Consultant

Location:   Houston, TX  (and various client sites nationwide)



Purpose and Objective: 


SAP America, Inc seeks a Technical Consultant at our Houston, Texas location (and various client sites nationwide) to leverage technical acumen in order to provide world class post-sales consulting, implementation and delivery for enterprise customers across the region.


Expectations and Tasks:


Achieve billable and customer utilization targets. Provide technical leadership for multiple customers concurrently in various stages of their project implementation. Engage the customer and drive the technical discussion at remote and onsite workshop sessions, facilitated in concert with Global Services Implementation Consultant. Apply judgment for customer design decisions and architecture, helping with the optimal technical solution leveraging the Gigya platform across web-based, mobile, and IoT digital properties. Capture customer design decisions and architecture in cohesive Technical Design Documentation that fits the standards of Gigya Global Services project methodology. Enable customer development teams and their agencies on the configuration and use of the Gigya platform during their implementation cycles (waterfall or Agile), via the appropriate level of professional technical consulting. Develop and share client-side and server-side code examples, to further enable customer teams on harnessing the power of the Gigya platform. Design, code, and test the appropriate level of customizations that are identified, reviewed, and allowed within the project scope and budget. Plan and execute strategy for the migration of existing accounts, subscriptions, and user registration records from existing customer systems into the Gigya platform. Design and Implement scheduled batch ETL processes to sync data between the Gigya platform and customers auxiliary systems. Support the customer with formal QA and UAT review, as well as pre-launch preparation and planning. Assist customer with go-live production launch and appropriate level of hypercare support identifying opportunities to maximize customers business value of Gigya, and with the support of Global Services and Account Management departments, upsell additional product or service. 30% travel required to various client sites nationwide. Telecommuting permitted.

Education and Qualifications/Skills and Competencies:


Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field and 6 years of experience required; or alternatively, a Master's degree and 4 years of experience.


Work Experience:


Experience must include web development with roles including customer facing experience; front-end web development experience with HTML, CSS, REST, JavaScript and JS libraries including jQuery, AngularJS and React; and external customer facing experience communicating technical concepts to business stakeholders.  Experience must also include 4 years in server-side development experience with at least one server platform such as .NET, Java, PHP, or node.js; SaaS, marketing, and data platforms; staff level experience with SAP Customer Data Cloud, including technical services consulting, REST API architecture, data migration, and solution customization.  30% travel required to various client sites nationwide. Telecommuting permitted


Travel:  30% travel required to various client sites nationwide.


Internal use only: reference code lhrs4262



To harness the power of innovation, SAP invests in the development of its diverse employees. We aspire to leverage the qualities and appreciate the unique competencies that each person brings to the company.

SAP is committed to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity and to providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you are interested in applying for employment with SAP and are in need of accommodation or special assistance to navigate our website or to complete your application, please send an e-mail with your request to Recruiting Operations Team (Americas: Careers.NorthAmerica@sap.com or Careers.LatinAmerica@sap.com, APJ: Careers.APJ@sap.com, EMEA: Careers@sap.com). Requests for reasonable accommodation will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability:

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their age, race, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.

Additional Locations :

Nearest Major Market: Houston

Job Segment: Telecom, Telecommunications, ERP, Developer, Consulting, Technology


Posted: 2019-10-31 Expires: 2019-11-30

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