Senior Varicent Consultant

Opensymmetry Austin , TX 78746

Posted 2 weeks ago

Position Summary

The Senior Consultant will be leading teams in the configuration and implementation of performance management and other related software solutions to meet the clients business and technical requirements. In this role, you will work directly with our Fortune 500 client base throughout the US with potential to work on four or more projects per year. It also requires the ability to travel to client sites in the US/Canada and occasionally in other regions as required by the project.

Responsibilities in this role include consulting throughout the software implementation life cycle, from requirements gathering, design, build, testing and go-live. Sr. Consultants will facilitate sessions with clients to capture and validate requirements and review sessions, complete design activities and then perform configuration and development tasks as well as supervise and provide direction for other consultants on the project team.

This role is an outstanding opportunity with endless potential including career pathways towards technical expertise, managing teams, or Sales SME. Our client base offers an incredible insight into a wide variety of industries with opportunities to work with individuals from different backgrounds and levels of experience that offer invaluable takeaways. Additionally, youll have the opportunity to work with OpenSymmetrys own experts in the field as we strive to share content knowledge and build each other up to create the strongest team of experts possible.

Applicants with experience with IBM ICM are strongly preferred while experience on the following are also helpful:

Callidus, Xactly, Oracle Incentive Compensation, other Sales Performance Management / Incentive Compensation Management platforms or similar ERP, CRM, or HR enterprise applications.

Job Objectives

The ideal candidate will be able to:

  • Identify specific information needed to clarify situations or make decisions
  • Assumes responsibility for the design and delivery of the overall technical solution and engages the OS Solution Architect as needed for reviews/technical issue support
  • Develop design & requirements documentation
  • Share expertise with colleague / team members
  • Approach a complex task or problem by breaking it down into its component parts and consider each part in detail
  • Demonstrate deep knowledge of practice specific concepts and best practices within the Sales Performance Management domain
  • Understand when and how to switch to a different strategy when an initially selected one is unsuccessful
  • Monitor progress and put effort in where is most needed
  • Assist with creation of project work plan including sequencing of tasks and estimating work effort

Requirements

  • 3+ years experience configuring IBM ICM (aka Varicent)
  • 5+ years working in SPM consulting
  • 5+ years w/ external client facing experience
  • Advanced skillsets in Excel / Spreadsheet software
  • Expert level communication skills including writing, listening and speaking

Benefits

Why Youll Love Working Here

  • Comprehensive health, dental, vision package
  • 401K with company match
  • Flexible schedule and potential to work remotely
  • Strengths-driven culture
  • Great office space overlooking Austins hill country
  • Dogs are welcome in our office
  • Healthy snacks, good coffee, local brews on tap
  • Collaborative work spaces
  • Wellness initiatives
  • Best co-workers in Austin
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