10 March 2023

We are looking for a leader who will be responsible for the detailed solution deployment plan, preparation, set-up, readiness and cutover activities. You must be excited to manage business stakeholders and multiple vendors to conduct and management a phased solution deployment across all the client’s operations. If you are an organized leader who pays close attention to detail and enjoys planning complex and large-scale SAP & Data Platforms migrations/deployment, this role is for you!

Mandatory Skill(s)

  • Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or Information Systems;
  • Has at least 13-15 years of working experience in the IT industry, with a minimum of 6-7 years in large-scale project management;
  • Has a successful track record of leading and delivering at least 4-5 major applications/systems implementation projects end-to-end in SAP and Cloud (AWS)(>$5-10m, 80-100 pax in the project team);
  • Has the ability to resolve impediments by stepping into the details but maintains full visibility of the project’s end-to-end view;
  • Possesses strong project management, change management, and facilitation skills;
  • Has sharp analytical and problem-solving skills, including the ability to analyze and interpret complex information from numerous sources, prepare and present analysis and reports, deal with challenges creatively, and achieve business-focused solutions;
  • Has excellent organizational skills and experience working in a fast-paced environment, with the ability to prioritize, multitask, achieve business goals, perform, and always work with a customer-focused approach;
  • Possesses excellent interpersonal, influencing, and negotiation skills, with demonstrated experience engaging and influencing key stakeholders and vendors to influence and achieve optimal business outcomes;
  • Possesses analytical and structured skills;
  • Has excellent communication skills at a C-level.

Desirable Skill(s)

  • Prior experience in financial domain;
  • Has certifications in AGILE/project/program/portfolio management such as PSM, PMP, CITPM, PRINCE2, PgMP, MSP, MoP.


  • Strong ability to develop and own comprehensive deployment plan covering solution and obtaining support from multiple vendors;
  • Drive solution deployments across multiple sites and executing the deployment plan and checklist readiness in a staged rollout;
  • In-charge of manual and automation data migration while ensuring communications, user and manager training, hardware is managed in a timely manner;
  • Provide reporting on project or program’s overall deployment strategy;
  • Coordinating with project and program workstreams to plan and develop detailed cutover plans (technical and functional steps during the deployment phase);
  • Identify risks, cross application dependencies and downstream impacts for each release;
  • Leading a team during preparation and execution phases, deployment planning activities across various stakeholders such as IT, Businesses and third parties;
  • Plan, execute mock cutovers for final production cutovers and establish overall Deployment plans with senior stakeholders;
  • Manage risk and prepare appropriate mitigation plans;
  • Be prepared and provide options for severe contingencies including timely escalation to IT leadership;
  • Communicate, plan and execute with the functional SAP experts and business teams for deployment activities including providing post deployment reviews, evaluation, documents and recommendations on improvements.

If you are interested in this role, click on the “Apply to this job” button below or you could also write in with your CV to Kamal Kaur at kamal.k@sciente.com quoting the job title.

Kamal Kaur
Managing Consultant
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