Consulting and Professional Services

Technology Senior Consultant (can be based anywhere in EMEA North)

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What you’ll do

SAP is searching for a Customer Data Cloud (Gigya) Senior Technical consultant to join the team of Experts in Northern Europe, (this role can be based anywhere in EMEA North). NOTE: This role requires eligibility to work within the UK or Northern Europe - visa sponsorhip is not available.


SAP’s Customer Data Cloud allows its customers to elevate customer experiences across marketing, commerce, sales, and service. SAP Customer Data Platform bridges online and offline data to help you understand your customers and deliver relevant, trusted, and personalised engagements.  In Addition, SAP’s Customer Data Platform offers seamless customer experiences at scale with flexible registration & social authentication and safeguards digital customer engagements with federated standards; single-sign on; and risk-based, multifactor, and passwordless authentication options.

As a Technical Consultant you focus on customer-facing engagements as a consulting engineer. Candidates must demonstrate established technical development skill-sets with commensurate levels of external consulting capabilities. This team member will report to the Regional Practice Manager for the SAP EMEA N Services team. This position is based in the UK or Netherlands, with expectation of 0-50% travel to customer sites for workshop sessions, the rest is done remotely.


Your Responsibilities:

  • Leverage technical and business acumen to provide world class post-sales consulting, implementation reviews and product delivery for enterprise customers across the region
  • Provide technical leadership for multiple customers concurrently in various stages of their project implementation
  • Apply judgment for customer design decisions and system architecture, helping with the optimal technical solution leveraging the CDC platform across web-based, mobile, and IoT digital properties
  • Engage with customers and drive the technical discussion at remote and onsite workshop sessions
  • Work to troubleshoot issues reported by clients, involving both the clients’ websites and mobile applications
  • Develop detailed technical documentation that fits the standards of CDC Global Services project methodology 
  • Provide technical expertise and solutions in a variety of environments including server-side (PHP, Java, .NET), mobile (iOS, Android) and client-side (REST, JavaScript)
  • Design, code, and test technical proof of concepts (POCs) and implementation customizations on behalf of our customers
  • Achieve billable and customer utilization targets
  • Plan and execute strategy for the migration of existing accounts, subscriptions, and user registration records from existing customer systems into the CDC platform
  • Design, implement and test scheduled batch ETL processes used to sync data between the CDC platform and the customer’s own auxiliary systems
  • Support the customer with formal QA and UAT review, as well as pre-launch preparation and planning with hypercare support
  • Identifying opportunities to maximize customer’s business value of CDC, and with the support of Global Services and Account Management departments, upsell additional product or service


What you bring:


  • Front-end web development experience with HTML, CSS, REST, JavaScript and JS libraries such as jQuery, AngularJS and React
  • Server-side development experience with at least one server platform such as .NET, Java, PHP, and/or node.js
  • Understand web technologies (HTTP , TLS, Proxies, DOM/AJAX, REST APIs)
  • Strongly prefer development experience with mobile platforms, including iOS (Objective C and Swift), Android
  • Strongly prefer previous experience with SaaS platforms
  • Ideal candidate has had external customer facing experience, with the ability to communicate technical concepts to business stakeholders
  • B.S. or M.S degree, with preference on technical study with Computer Science or Engineering


Preferred Skills

  • Knowledge in front-end technologies (AngularJS, React, NodeJS)
  • Experience with UML and software architecture design
  • Experience in application performance test & management
  • Onprem/cloud architectures
  • Experience with SAML and OIDC


Ideal Skills

  • Hybris platform eCommerce / CRM Multichannel commerce experience
  • Knowledge in back-end technologies (Java, PHP, .NET , J2EE etc)
  • SAP CDC (Gigya) is a plus


Work Experience

  • 5+ years of total IT experience
  • 3+ years of mobile and/or web development and customer facing experience, not necessarily at the same time





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Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their age, race, religion, national origin, ethnicity, age, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, et al), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, or disability.
Successful candidates might be required to undergo a background verification with an external vendor.

Requisition ID: 362170  | Work Area: Consulting and Professional Services  | Expected Travel: 0 - 10%  | Career Status: Professional  | Employment Type: Regular Full Time   | Additional Locations: #LI-Hybrid.

Requisition ID:  362170
Posted Date:  May 16, 2023
Work Area:  Consulting and Professional Services
Career Status:  Professional
Employment Type:  Regular Full Time
Expected Travel:  0 - 10%

London, GB, EC3M 7AF

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