At IBM, our Project Managers excel by leading and coordinating a project team's overall performance, scope, cost, and deliverables. Our clients rely on timely and efficient status reports, and as Project Manager, you will drive the charge with project direction, metric definition, and performance management. If you are ready to help our clients and project teams succeed, we would love to meet you!
Your Role and Responsibilities
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We at IBM Global Business Services (GBS) are a dynamic group of Business, Strategy and Technology professionals - a specific source of best-in-class Industry Consulting, Application and Business process management, supported by the industry's most sophisticated outcome-based delivery model. All designed to be the Digital Reinvention partner for leading clients across the world - providing value-led and asset-powered end to end solutions.
With a global footprint in over 170 countries, we are empowering clients to build upon their tremendous heritage in Application Innovation processes and also transform them to a Cloud, Cognitive and Social centric world. With skills across six sectors and 17 industries, all major service lines and competencies, IBM's GBS is a promising business unit in itself to be a part of.
Through our unrivaled global delivery network; IBM offers global expertise coupled with a deep understanding of local capabilities, markets and cultures you could be part of and partner on some great projects with some of the best corporations in the world across geographies.Who you are:
A Technology Advisor, who not only understand the technology but how it affects their area of the business; trends associated with the technology; functional area and industries and the value propositions for clients to rotate to the new
Individuals how have a desire to be client-facing and develop a career that involves being at the forefront in communicating to C-suite individuals about how SAP can help them achieve their strategic initiatives
What you'll do:
You will work closely with our clients and demonstrate professional knowledge to ensure that the work products and delivery are of the highest level to ensure client satisfaction.
Delivery advisory services to the IT Function of organizations: CIO/CTO/CDO
Lead large-scale, global work streams requiring specific knowledge of SAP within your functional or industry area of expertise
Leading teams of junior on-shore and off-shore resources to mobilize and deliver SAP solutions with Go-to-Market activities
Deconstruct key business problems to identify value areas and structure and implement complex technology solutions for clients around SAP solutions
Handle the designated project through all relevant stages of the systems lifecycle from project initiation through to project closure and review
Lead complex projects, effective resource planning, technical leadership and management. There is also huge potential for you to drive through improvements
Deliver advisory services in support of technology-enabled business change (integrator selection, vendor selection, application studies, solution architecture, or program diagnostics and recovery)
Craft creative and differentiated SAP offerings, staying relevant and in sync with market changes and innovations
Grow market share by demonstrating relationships, winning work and being integral to delivery of on-shore consulting engagements
How we'll help you grow:
Independently plans installs, integrates and validates systems software and hardware solutions.
Leads technical change implementation across environments.
Acquires and applies broad knowledge of the business, its products, and processes.
Resolves issues and navigates obstacles to deliver work product
If you desire to be in a Client facing role, and develop a career that involves being at the forefront of IBM's transformation to the Cloud, we can help you achieve that.
With all the above said, we wish you excellent success in your career and encourage you to bring your best self to work with IBM.
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
Overall industry experience of 12+ years
10+ Years of SAP experience in applicable module(s) - including complete project life-cycle experience as well as maintenance and enhancement responsibilities.
Deep knowledge of the selected integration architecture packages preferred
Ability to lead extended teams with Business Development experience and Consulting.
PMP Certified (Project Management Professional)
Experience in onsite-offshore delivery model
Tried work in full life-cycle implementations and validated project management capability required
Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
Knowledge of I/S methodologies and a project's impact on the company required
Experience with SAP BI Suite and associated tools would be an added advantage
About Business UnitIBM Consulting is IBM's consulting and global professional services business, with market leading capabilities in business and technology transformation. With deep expertise in many industries, we offer strategy, experience, technology, and operations services to many of the most innovative and valuable companies in the world. Our people are focused on accelerating our clients' businesses through the power of collaboration. We believe in the power of technology responsibly used to help people, partners and the planet.
This job requires you to be fully COVID-19 vaccinated prior to your start date and proof of vaccination status will be required before your start date. During the Onboarding process you will be asked to confirm your vaccination status, in case you are unable to get vaccinated for any reason, you can let us know at that stage. Please let us know if you are unable to be vaccinated due to medical or religious reasons. IBM will consider such requests on a case by case basis subject to submission of required proof by the candidate before a stipulated date.
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This job requires you to provide your COVID-19 vaccination status with supporting documentation, where legally permissible.
About IBMIBM's greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that through the application of intelligence, reason and science, we can improve business, society and the human condition, bringing the power of an open hybrid cloud and AI strategy to life for our clients and partners around the world.Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are not only one of the largest corporate organizations in the world, we're also one of the biggest technology and consulting employers, with many of the Fortune 50 companies relying on the IBM Cloud to run their business. At IBM, we pride ourselves on being an early adopter of artificial intelligence, quantum computing and blockchain. Now it's time for you to join us on our journey to being a responsible technology innovator and a force for good in the world.
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