Oracle Senior Consultant, Oracle Retail in Dublin, Ireland

Senior Consultant, Oracle Retail

Preferred Qualifications

Company

Oracle Retail Global Business Unit (RGBU) was formed about 10 years ago with the acquisition of the best in class companies Retek, Profitlogic, 360Commerce and others.

RGBU offers the industry's broadest set of retail-specific solutions, including products that cover Merchandise Management, Warehouse Management, Data Warehouse, Replenishment, Pricing, Forecasting, Planning and Stores Management.

Oracle Retail, operating in more than 22 countries around the world, includes 20 of the top 20 largest retailers around the world.

More information about Oracle Retail: http://www.oracle.com/industries/retail/index.html

Position

The Oracle Retail Global Business Unit (RGBU) Consulting Practice is looking to hire Business Consultants to perform solution design, business process definition, requirements gathering, gap resolution and solution testing, and to be part of the RGBU consulting team that implements the Oracle Retail Software package and delivers projects in large Retail Clients.

The position requires an estimated 70%-80% travel availability.

Responsibilities

  • Assist in determining how best to use Oracle Retail Solutions to meet the client’s changing business needs

  • Lead the resolution of “gaps” with an emphasis on business process solutions

  • Work with Business Analysts to gather and document business requirements

  • Work with Business and/or Technical Consultants to translate the business needs of the total solution to configuration specifications

  • Ensure the solution being implemented is consistent with the solution defined at the end of the Design phase

  • Provide guidance on developing materials to complete transition from implementation team to customer support

  • Participate in the software test phase, checking it’s quality against the baseline design and specific business test cases

  • Manage key issues and decisions through to satisfactory resolution.

Academic Experience

  • A BSc, BA, BEng or MBA in related field

Required Competencies

  • Possess a minimum of five years’ retail industry experience or in system implementation, addressing retail business areas such as supply chain, business and category planning, store operations or merchandising

  • Excellent written and oral communication (English – Mandatory; French or German - Preferable)

  • Demonstrate excellent presentation and workshop facilitation skills

  • Oracle Database, PL/SQL and ADF knowledge (preferable)

  • Analytical and problem solving skills

  • Team spirit and ability to work collaboratively with colleagues

  • Results oriented with an ability to own deliverables through to completion

  • More than 3 years’ experience with at least one of the Oracle Retail applications

Detailed Description and Job Requirements

Intermediate consulting position operating independently with some assistance and guidance to provide quality work products to a project team or customer that comply with Oracle methodologies and practices. Performs standard duties and tasks with some variation to implement Oracle products and technology to meet customer specifications.

Standard assignments are accomplished without assistance by exercising independent judgment, within defined policies and processes, to deliver functional and technical solutions on moderately complex customer engagements.

2-5 years of overall experience in relevant functional or technical roles. Undergraduate degree or equivalent experience. Product or technical expertise relevant to practice focus. Ability to communicate effectively and build rapport with team members and clients. Ability to travel as needed.

As part of Oracle's employment process candidates will be required to complete a pre-employment screening process, prior to an offer being made. This will involve identity and employment verification, salary verification, professional references, education verification and professional qualifications and memberships (if applicable).

Job: Consulting

Location: IE-IE,Ireland-Dublin

Other Locations: GB-GB, UK-Reading

Job Type: Regular Employee Hire

Organization: Oracle