Project Manager – SAP ADM - Canberra

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Job Type:Full Time

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
Project Manager – SAP ADM - Canberra

As an experienced SAP Project Manager at IBM Global Business Services, you will deliver innovative business solutions through business consulting, process design , application modelling and systems integration.

You will leverage your project manager expertise and your leadership capabilities to ensure successful project delivery and client success. Working for IBM, we will give you access to unique career opportunities and a large, diverse network of talented professionals.

As a team leader you will get the chance to participate in new and existing implementations, developed with the latest technology and tools. At IBM you’ll find your role has a unique look, combining both strong technical and business skills.

We require you to have a solid project or program management background with at least 5 full implementations, ideally in a public sector or Defence consulting environment. Experience in managing an SAP S/4 application implementation is mandatory. We also require you to have strong experience in team leadership, stakeholder management, OCM, process design, planning and managing execution of the SAP build.

Mandatory Requirements:
  • Be an Australian citizen
  • Be eligible to obtain an AGSVA baseline security clearance or already have AGSVA baseline security clearance

Key Responsibilities:
  • Demonstrate substantial knowledge in project management methodology and experience in managing projects.
  • Technology skills with SAP HANA, SAP NW SSO, SAP Solution Manager including ChARM, databases like HANA, Sybase ASE, MS SQL, and cloud delivery exposure.
  • Experience in ensuring that technical delivery teams manage and track the detailed activities of their teams and that these activities are aligned with the project schedules and the overall program schedule.
  • Demonstrate experience in managing the interdependencies between technical delivery work streams;
  • Manage the scope, cost, schedule, scope, and contractual performance deliverables
  • Manage all project resources, including IBM, customer, and subcontractors. Establish an effective communication plan with the project team and the customer
  • Develop and maintain the project plan. Provide regular project status updates to the customer and IBM management
  • Provide guidance on strategies, requirements specifications, and functional specifications, which meet customer requirements and project standards
  • Facilitate development of the application architecture, technology selection and detail application specifications
  • Manage and maintain development of the project plan
  • Closely work with other teams to ensure tight alignment of objectives and expectations.
    Manage ISV and IBM teams to ensure that the developed solution matches the required solution.
  • Monitor and assesses the quality of the deliverables
  • Provide feedback on methodology improvement/customisation and share new tools to enhance processes
  • Facilitate sharing best practices, with documentation of best practices and lessons learned
  • Provide overall guidance to teams under direction.
Desired Attributes and Skills:

  • A passion for technology and business.
  • The ability to understand and assimilate different points of view.
  • A love of working with people in a team focused environment.
  • Have prior exposure to SAP software development lifecycle methodologies.
  • Natural leadership skills and the ability to thrive in a collaborative culture.
  • The willingness to take ownership of challenging tasks, even beyond your initial scope of responsibility.
  • The flexibility to travel to client locations

Required Technical and Professional Expertise
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Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
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