ifb Canada Management Consulting, Inc. Lake Ontario
Feb 16, 2018Full time
We are searching for a prospective colleague to work for our Canadian branch based in Toronto, Ontario, to work as Consultant SAP Data Architecture at client sites in Calgary & Edmonton , AB, and Toronto, ON, and the US. We are interested in new colleagues, who are excited by the idea of relocating to other parts of the country and foreign countries for a couple of years on a regular basis. The duration of projects can vary between six months and two years. Project language is always English. Job Duties and Responsibilities will be focused on providing consulting services in the area of data management and integration to our clients in the Financial Services Industry. In that capacity, a successful applicant will be leveraging his/her experience for the implementation of SAP Software technology, particularly the Finance and Risk Data Platform (FRDP) and the Bank Analyzer software at client sites. Main job duties are to support our clients in all stages of the implementation project, but not limited to: Data Architecture and Project Management: Define Data and Integration Architecture together with client's Enterprise and Solution Architects and support the Project Leadership Team in setup and management of projects and developing a data strategy; Business Analysis: Analyze client's business objectives and requirements, to specify fragmentary business preconditions; Functional Design: Map the requirements to SAP processes, particularly in SAP Bank Analyzer, solutions, and products being implemented and identify functional gaps. Develop the necessary functional specifications to close identified gaps; Technical Design : Develop technical design documents for configuration and potential software enhancements based of the FRDP on business requirements and functional design; Realization: Develop and design software according to the technical design; Test : Define test cases and perform unit tests. Support customer integration and acceptance testing; Training: Develop training material and conduct trainings to ensure effective and efficient knowledge transfer to the client's employees enabling them to maintain the solution; Documentation: Maintain appropriate levels of documentation throughout the process; In addition, duties will include support of business development and sales activities to gain new projects, as well as other processes within the organization, eg product development, training, marketing, or recruiting. Your outstanding analytical and conceptual skills combined with a high degree of personal initiative, resilience, and flexibility as well as fluent business English will qualify you for a position with our dynamic and open-minded company. In our fast paced environment, tight deadlines and attention to detail are two aspects that need to be reconciled when you work as Consultant SAP Data Architecture. Specific Skills: Long experience (5+years) in SAP BW technology with the most recent SAP BW version (additionally experience with different versions of BW beneficial); Five (5+) years of project/working experience with SAP HANA database; Two (2+) years implementation experience in SAP Bank Analyzer's FRDP views (Data structures, interfaces, reporting tools) in combination with customization of SAP HANA calculations (experience with the latest version of SAP FRDP on SAP HANA required); Two (2+) years of experience to integrate Data Load Layer (DLL) and Source Data Layer (SDL) in SAP Bank Analyzer; Solid knowledge of data technology and structures in the financial services industry with good understanding of end2end data flow; Ability to work as functional and technical consultant; Ability to translate complex implementation deliverables and technical requirements into plain language communications as well as the ability to design details based on customer requirements for individual customer solutions; Experience in customer trainings; Strong Experience in Software Development, Project- and Test Management; Solid experience in SAP NetWeaver technology, SAP Bank Analyzer and SAP FRDP in combination with SAP HANA technology; ABAP Skills. Personal Skills: We are looking for a self-motivated and creative team player with Strong analytical and problem solving skills to clearly and articulately identify and define problems and develop creative solutions to address client requirements; Ability to deal with difficult complex situations, focus, and prioritize; Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English (C-Level) with the ability to assess processes and controls and develop realizable enhancement; Leadership skills; Willingness to travel on a regular base (80%), including cross border, overnight, and for extended periods. Education and Credentials: Bachelor and/or Master's Degree in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) related field. Computer and Technology Knowledge: Windows, Office Suites; Word processing, Spreadsheet, Presentation, and Mailing Software; Programming languages, Software development; SAP Netweaver Technology, SAP HANA, SAP BW, SAP Bank Analyzer, SAP FRDP . Additional Information: Terms of Employment: Permanent, Full Time (Day) Salary: CAD $89,500-116,000/year based on 40 hours per week (base and allowances) Benefits: Bonus (Performance based: up to CAD $15,000); Medical B.; Dental B.: Disability B.; RRSP B.; Vision Care B.; Basic life Insurance, RRSP; 20 days of vacation; cost of living allowance (included in salary range above); travel expenses paid, relocating benefits may be available. For questions contact or send your application documents to: (see below) Keyword: Data Architecture ifb group Future-oriented solutions for finance and risk management As an international consultant company, we specialize in the development and implementation of integrated financial and risk architectures. With industrial and professional expertise, as well as technical excellence, we offer excellent services to optimize financial functions, as well as regulatory, risk management and compliance. We manage individual change measures as well as holistic transformation projects from strategy development and implementation into business processes up to the implementation of state-of-the-art IT solutions. Our corporate culture is characterized by cooperation, trust, and flat hierarchies. These build the foundations for an open dialogue with our employees.